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Vaal Dam: East (26552816)

Free State

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Birding Vaaldam
Management status STATE IMPOUNDMENT
Conservation status UNPROTECTED
IBA information
Ramsar information
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Date_registered
2002-10-27

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
269Avocet, PiedRecurvirostra avosetta3131.0031  
67Bittern, LittleIxobrychus minutus11.001   
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata16217.86738   
50Cormorant, ReedPhalacrocorax africanus1086.21248   
47Cormorant, White-breastedPhalacrocorax carbo6112.71284  130
203Crake, BlackAmaurornis flavirostris11.001
267Curlew, EurasianNumenius arquata11.001   
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa10119.93387 250 
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa39.4619   
91Duck, CombSarkidiornis melanotos11.001   
10006Duck, DomesticAnas platyrhynchos17.0015
101Duck, FulvousDendrocygna bicolor35.508   
10005Duck, HybridAnas hybrid23.004
10015Duck, Hybrid MallardAnas hybrid46.008
103Duck, MaccoaOxyura maccoa1111.0011   
1016Duck, MallardAnas platyrhynchos14.0012
10014Duck, UnidentifiedN/A N/A16.4013
100Duck, White-facedDendrocygna viduata218.0858   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata88225.57443   
61Egret, CattleBubulcus ibis70254.431649   
58Egret, GreatEgretta alba128.7163   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta160.31225   
982Egret, SlatyEgretta vinaceigula22.002   
60Egret, Yellow-billedEgretta intermedia16.2228   
149Fish-eagle, AfricanHaliaeetus vocifer38.0816
86Flamingo, GreaterPhoenicopterus ruber114.2544   
87Flamingo, LesserPhoenicopterus minor810.5013   
10004Goose, DomesticAnser anser112.0034
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus89320.57576   
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis959.43148   
5Grebe, Black-neckedPodiceps nigricollis66.006   
4Grebe, Great CrestedPodiceps cristatus12.503   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis110.1073   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia16.5817   
288Gull, Grey-headedLarus cirrocephalus103259.43502 500 
10010Gull, UnidentifiedN/A N/A125.6748
72Hamerkop, HamerkopScopus umbretta12.003   
64Heron, BlackEgretta ardesiaca111.2032   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala14.6410   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath1239.5078   
63Heron, Green-backedButorides striata13.255   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea1260.50135   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea14.338   
62Heron, SquaccoArdeola ralloides11.001   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus114.0049   
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus242.08187   
84Ibis, HadedaBostrychia hagedash863.07133   
395Kingfisher, GiantMegaceryle maximus23.255
397Kingfisher, MalachiteAlcedo cristata11.502
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis13.299
247Lapwing, African WattledVanellus senegallus26.6713   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus221531.711056   
167Marsh-harrier, AfricanCircus ranivorus11.673
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus13.506   
69Night-Heron, Black-crownedNycticorax nycticorax12.003  
172Osprey, OspreyPandion haliaetus11.432
41Pelican, Pink-backedPelecanus rufescens11.001   
236Plover, Chestnut-bandedCharadrius pallidus33.003   
233Plover, Common RingedCharadrius hiaticula28.7117   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius1778.00291   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris629.6951   
102Pochard, SouthernNetta erythrophthalma29.1718   
282Pratincole, Black-wingedGlareola nordmanni117.5051 50 
256Ruff, RuffPhilomachus pugnax115.3374  
255Sanderling, SanderlingCalidris alba11.502   
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos521.9368  
262Sandpiper, MarshTringa stagnatilis12.4410   
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola13.338   
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana47.009   
94Shoveler, CapeAnas smithii115.8545   
250Snipe, AfricanGallinago nigripennis12.334   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba140.33133 75 
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus120.6484  
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta374.69277   
79Stork, BlackCiconia nigra11.001   
80Stork, WhiteCiconia ciconia11.673   
76Stork, Yellow-billedMycteria ibis111.6935   
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis1136.79122   
99Teal, HottentotAnas hottentota24.006   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha1671.14176   
290Tern, CaspianSterna caspia24121.643271356820
10009Tern, UnidentifiedN/A N/A14.146
305Tern, WhiskeredChlidonias hybrida780.2139515075100
304Tern, White-wingedChlidonias leucopterus193.17347   
274Thick-knee, WaterBurhinus vermiculatus24.008   
232Turnstone, RuddyArenaria interpres44.004   
10008Wader, UnidentifiedN/A N/A128.4596
685Wagtail, African PiedMotacilla aguimp1818.0018
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis337.7969
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