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Aribes Dam (29081746)

Northern Cape

CWAC status DISCONTINUED
Authority Northern Cape Department of Tourism, Environment and Conservation
Management status COMMUNAL LAND
Conservation status UNPROTECTED
IBA information
Ramsar information
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Date_registered
2009-04-03
Brief_description
A small dam, mainly used by the Richtersveld community as a drinking site for their livestock.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
4150Albatross, ShyThalassarche cauta1515.0015
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata88.509   
103Duck, MaccoaOxyura maccoa115.0029   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata11.001   
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus23.004   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis44.004   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala1010.0010   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea14.508   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus12.003   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris59.0013   
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos11.001  
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana45.507   
94Shoveler, CapeAnas smithii1111.0011   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus33.003  
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis812.5017   
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis34.005
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