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Orange River: Richtersberg - Norosthama (28171722)

Northern Cape

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTS SUSPENDED
Authority Northern Cape Department of Tourism, Environment and Conservation
Management status NATIONAL PARK
Conservation status PROTECTED
IBA information
Ramsar information
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Date_registered
2007-01-19
Brief_description
This section stretches from Richtersberg in the west, upstream to Norosthama.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
50Cormorant, ReedPhalacrocorax africanus712.3316   
47Cormorant, White-breastedPhalacrocorax carbo826.0049   
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa1727.0037   
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa23.505   
10006Duck, DomesticAnas platyrhynchos66.006
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta34.678   
149Fish-eagle, AfricanHaliaeetus vocifer15.007
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus811.6715   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis12.504   
72Hamerkop, HamerkopScopus umbretta22.002   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath46.008   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea610.3316   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus11.001   
84Ibis, HadedaBostrychia hagedash77.007   
228Jacana, AfricanActophilornis africanus11.001  
395Kingfisher, GiantMegaceryle maximus34.005
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis18.6718
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus11.001   
42Pelican, Great WhitePelecanus onocrotalus213.0024   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba44.004   
685Wagtail, African PiedMotacilla aguimp13.506
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