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Port Nolloth Salt Pan (29141652)

Northern Cape

CWAC status NEWLY REGISTERED
Authority Northern Cape Department of Tourism, Environment and Conservation
Management status TOWN COUNCIL PROPERTY
Conservation status UNPROTECTED
IBA information
Ramsar information
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Date_registered
2007-07-14
Brief_description
This site comprises the salt pan just towards the north of Port Nolloth.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
4150Albatross, ShyThalassarche cauta55.005
269Avocet, PiedRecurvirostra avosetta29.4248  
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata16.1012   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata11.001   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta11.502   
86Flamingo, GreaterPhoenicopterus ruber418.0032   
87Flamingo, LesserPhoenicopterus minor322.7163   
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus11.502   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis12.205   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia19.3314   
2062Gull, Great Black-headedLarus ichthyaetus22.002
288Gull, Grey-headedLarus cirrocephalus11.001   
289Gull, Hartlaub'sLarus hartlaubii8100.64276250125 
287Gull, KelpLarus dominicanus130.7971   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala11.001   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea11.001   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus33.003   
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis11.001
247Lapwing, African WattledVanellus senegallus11.001   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus25.9111   
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus25.307   
211Moorhen, LesserGallinula angulata11.001
233Plover, Common RingedCharadrius hiaticula1313.0013   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius112.7543   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris13.0010   
235Plover, White-frontedCharadrius marginatus119.3694   
256Ruff, RuffPhilomachus pugnax17.7121  
251Sandpiper, CurlewCalidris ferruginea198.50251  
262Sandpiper, MarshTringa stagnatilis22.002   
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola33.003   
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana16.3012   
94Shoveler, CapeAnas smithii29.2528   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus24.4611  
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta18.0018   
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis314.5729   
294Tern, ArcticSterna paradisaea33.003  
10008Wader, UnidentifiedN/A N/A112.1152
685Wagtail, African PiedMotacilla aguimp11.502
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis15.3312
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