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Stan Madden Bird Sanctuary (26242828)

Gauteng

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTS SUSPENDED
Authority Private
Management status UNKNOWN
Conservation status UNKNOWN
IBA information
Ramsar information
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Date_registered
1992-01-26
Brief_description
Reed encroachment has and continues to reduce available bird habitat. Power boating and human disturbance also has a negative impact.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
269Avocet, PiedRecurvirostra avosetta124.43200 125
67Bittern, LittleIxobrychus minutus12.004   
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata7356.881780   
50Cormorant, ReedPhalacrocorax africanus226.4180   
47Cormorant, White-breastedPhalacrocorax carbo214.6585   
203Crake, BlackAmaurornis flavirostris15.3822
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa18.8128   
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa11.502   
101Duck, FulvousDendrocygna bicolor118.0096   
103Duck, MaccoaOxyura maccoa14.228   
10014Duck, UnidentifiedN/A N/A24.337
104Duck, White-backedThalassornis leuconotus23.006   
100Duck, White-facedDendrocygna viduata127.72154   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata125.52279   
61Egret, CattleBubulcus ibis218.50143   
58Egret, GreatEgretta alba77.007   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta13.3610   
60Egret, Yellow-billedEgretta intermedia13.009   
149Fish-eagle, AfricanHaliaeetus vocifer11.001
86Flamingo, GreaterPhoenicopterus ruber40261.33480   
87Flamingo, LesserPhoenicopterus minor1218.501625  600
205Flufftail, Red-chestedSarothrura rufa33.003
265Godwit, Black-tailedLimosa limosa11.001 
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus110.25113   
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis116.88118   
360Grass-owl, AfricanTyto capensis11.001
5Grebe, Black-neckedPodiceps nigricollis213.2551   
4Grebe, Great CrestedPodiceps cristatus113.6549 25 
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis123.17152   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia14.6716   
288Gull, Grey-headedLarus cirrocephalus121.87129   
64Heron, BlackEgretta ardesiaca12.005   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala12.6013   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath12.119   
63Heron, Green-backedButorides striata11.001   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea12.406   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea13.2512   
62Heron, SquaccoArdeola ralloides14.4518   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus112.17101   
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus113.38134   
84Ibis, HadedaBostrychia hagedash16.6046   
228Jacana, AfricanActophilornis africanus11.001  
397Kingfisher, MalachiteAlcedo cristata22.002
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis11.442
247Lapwing, African WattledVanellus senegallus79.5012   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus222.4895   
167Marsh-harrier, AfricanCircus ranivorus22.002
166Marsh-harrier, WesternCircus aeruginosus11.001
509Martin, Brown-throatedRiparia paludicola11.001
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus111.56105   
69Night-Heron, Black-crownedNycticorax nycticorax13.717  
361Owl, MarshAsio capensis33.504
233Plover, Common RingedCharadrius hiaticula13.506   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius113.2063   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris17.9524   
102Pochard, SouthernNetta erythrophthalma112.1193   
197Rail, AfricanRallus caerulescens17.2022
256Ruff, RuffPhilomachus pugnax266.69576  
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos14.006  
251Sandpiper, CurlewCalidris ferruginea113.8265  
262Sandpiper, MarshTringa stagnatilis112.1366   
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola17.6240   
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana99.009   
94Shoveler, CapeAnas smithii19.1940   
250Snipe, AfricanGallinago nigripennis110.0065   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba12.174   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus116.1966  
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta117.9153   
76Stork, Yellow-billedMycteria ibis12.003   
208Swamphen, African PurplePorphyrio madagascariensis15.3336  
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis112.7845   
99Teal, HottentotAnas hottentota214.8497   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha137.73483   
305Tern, WhiskeredChlidonias hybrida26.8012   
304Tern, White-wingedChlidonias leucopterus1122.59600   
10008Wader, UnidentifiedN/A N/A6060.0060
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis111.0456
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