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Vygeboom Dam (25533036)

Mpumalanga

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency
Management status UNKNOWN
Conservation status UNKNOWN
IBA information
Ramsar information
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Date_registered
2006-10-03
Brief_description
Mallard ducks have been reported at this site.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
67Bittern, LittleIxobrychus minutus11.001   
50Cormorant, ReedPhalacrocorax africanus254.86131   
47Cormorant, White-breastedPhalacrocorax carbo221.0065   
203Crake, BlackAmaurornis flavirostris13.004
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa126.7169   
91Duck, CombSarkidiornis melanotos11.001   
10006Duck, DomesticAnas platyrhynchos15.6713
1016Duck, MallardAnas platyrhynchos23.336
10003Duck, MuscovyCairina moschata77.007
100Duck, White-facedDendrocygna viduata14.508   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata212.2924   
61Egret, CattleBubulcus ibis137.14116   
58Egret, GreatEgretta alba12.003   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta13.607   
149Fish-eagle, AfricanHaliaeetus vocifer11.602
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus3287.29152   
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis641.3376   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis420.5055   
288Gull, Grey-headedLarus cirrocephalus22.002   
72Hamerkop, HamerkopScopus umbretta33.605   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala13.005   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath12.004   
63Heron, Green-backedButorides striata24.607   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea310.8026   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea14.8010   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus33.003   
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus11.001   
84Ibis, HadedaBostrychia hagedash13.338   
228Jacana, AfricanActophilornis africanus11.502  
395Kingfisher, GiantMegaceryle maximus12.836
396Kingfisher, Half-collaredAlcedo semitorquata23.505
397Kingfisher, MalachiteAlcedo cristata14.0011
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis316.3328
247Lapwing, African WattledVanellus senegallus13.6013   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus1958.00120   
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus12.003   
172Osprey, OspreyPandion haliaetus11.502
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius211.0020   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris213.5025   
256Ruff, RuffPhilomachus pugnax11.001  
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos57.5010  
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola11.001   
94Shoveler, CapeAnas smithii22.002   
250Snipe, AfricanGallinago nigripennis44.004   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba15.5011   
305Tern, WhiskeredChlidonias hybrida23.004   
274Thick-knee, WaterBurhinus vermiculatus23.006   
10008Wader, UnidentifiedN/A N/A11.001
685Wagtail, African PiedMotacilla aguimp12.714
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis627.5776
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