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Leeuwfontein Drainage (25202830)

Gauteng

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Gauteng Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Environment
Management status UNKNOWN
Conservation status UNKNOWN
IBA information
Ramsar information
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Date_registered
2006-07-28
Brief_description
Five dams and a borrow pit comprise the main waterbird habitat on Leeuwfontein Collaborative Nature Reserve.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata12.336   
50Cormorant, ReedPhalacrocorax africanus11.001   
47Cormorant, White-breastedPhalacrocorax carbo22.002   
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa22.002   
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa11.001   
104Duck, White-backedThalassornis leuconotus23.505   
100Duck, White-facedDendrocygna viduata24.5013   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata11.802   
896Dunlin, DunlinCalidris alpina55.005
61Egret, CattleBubulcus ibis99.009   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta11.001   
149Fish-eagle, AfricanHaliaeetus vocifer11.001
44Gannet, CapeMorus capensis1919.0019
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus23.008   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis12.785   
933Gull, Common Black-headedLarus ridibundus11.001
72Hamerkop, HamerkopScopus umbretta12.004   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala11.001   
63Heron, Green-backedButorides striata11.001   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea11.001   
84Ibis, HadedaBostrychia hagedash1111.0011   
397Kingfisher, MalachiteAlcedo cristata11.001
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis22.002
247Lapwing, African WattledVanellus senegallus11.332   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus14.6011   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius55.005   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris11.001   
235Plover, White-frontedCharadrius marginatus77.007   
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos33.003  
257Sandpiper, TerekXenus cinereus1111.0011 
80Stork, WhiteCiconia ciconia22.002   
77Stork, Woolly-neckedCiconia episcopus33.003   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha11.502   
299Tern, LittleSterna albifrons2121.0021   
296Tern, SandwichSterna sandvicensis4242.0042   
298Tern, SwiftSterna bergii149149.00149   
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