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Groen River Mouth (30501734)

Northern Cape

CWAC status DISCONTINUED
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
2005-11-18
Brief_description
This site covers the beach at the river mouth, upstream up to where the road crosses the river (about 2.5 km).

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
269Avocet, PiedRecurvirostra avosetta33.504  
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata195.75271   
47Cormorant, White-breastedPhalacrocorax carbo14.257   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata216.5031   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta24.006   
86Flamingo, GreaterPhoenicopterus ruber22.002   
87Flamingo, LesserPhoenicopterus minor55.005   
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus11.001   
5Grebe, Black-neckedPodiceps nigricollis11.672   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis24.256   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia22.002   
288Gull, Grey-headedLarus cirrocephalus11.001   
289Gull, Hartlaub'sLarus hartlaubii212.3332   
287Gull, KelpLarus dominicanus215.6047   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath11.001   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea11.001   
84Ibis, HadedaBostrychia hagedash11.001   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus22.002   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius35.008   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris28.0017   
235Plover, White-frontedCharadrius marginatus917.2929   
256Ruff, RuffPhilomachus pugnax66.006  
251Sandpiper, CurlewCalidris ferruginea11.001  
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana27.4333   
94Shoveler, CapeAnas smithii2121.0021   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus15.4015  
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta33.003   
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis115.5732   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha22.002   
291Tern, CommonSterna hirundo22.002   
300Tern, DamaraSterna balaenarum11.001   
298Tern, SwiftSterna bergii22.503   
232Turnstone, RuddyArenaria interpres12.003   
10008Wader, UnidentifiedN/A N/A118.6042
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis13.718
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