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Lamberts Bay: Bird Island (32041818)

Western Cape

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority CapeNature
Management status PROVINCIAL GAME/NATURE RESERVE
Conservation status PROTECTED
IBA information SA 100
Ramsar information
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Information 

Date_registered
2013-07-29
Brief_description
The count covers the whole of Bird Island.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
4150Albatross, ShyThalassarche cauta66.006
48Cormorant, CapePhalacrocorax capensis102238.2440000550027503000
51Cormorant, CrownedPhalacrocorax coronatus118.58655326 
47Cormorant, White-breastedPhalacrocorax carbo18.8925   
199Crake, AfricanCrecopsis egregia1313.0013
61Egret, CattleBubulcus ibis1515.0015   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta11.433   
87Flamingo, LesserPhoenicopterus minor5353.0053   
44Gannet, CapeMorus capensis15013693.2123000
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus22.002   
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis11.001   
933Gull, Common Black-headedLarus ridibundus11.001
288Gull, Grey-headedLarus cirrocephalus13.4250   
289Gull, Hartlaub'sLarus hartlaubii087.70250250125 
287Gull, KelpLarus dominicanus0176.881000300150700
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala11.001   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea11.122   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus15.1617   
84Ibis, HadedaBostrychia hagedash22.002   
395Kingfisher, GiantMegaceryle maximus11.001
397Kingfisher, MalachiteAlcedo cristata11.001
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis01.483
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus14.1310   
69Night-Heron, Black-crownedNycticorax nycticorax11.001  
231Oystercatcher, African BlackHaematopus moquini13.1116  
42Pelican, Great WhitePelecanus onocrotalus11.001   
2Penguin, AfricanSpheniscus demersus11.887
233Plover, Common RingedCharadrius hiaticula00.000   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris01.142   
235Plover, White-frontedCharadrius marginatus16.2513   
255Sanderling, SanderlingCalidris alba33.003   
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos11.673  
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana22.002   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus22.002  
80Stork, WhiteCiconia ciconia11.001   
292Tern, AntarcticSterna vittata3030.0030   
294Tern, ArcticSterna paradisaea1515.0015  
903Tern, BlackChlidonias niger11.001   
290Tern, CaspianSterna caspia1250.505001356820
291Tern, CommonSterna hirundo1771.62800080004000 
296Tern, SandwichSterna sandvicensis16.7535   
298Tern, SwiftSterna bergii10147.19800500250200
274Thick-knee, WaterBurhinus vermiculatus11.001   
232Turnstone, RuddyArenaria interpres11.502   
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis48.0617
690Wagtail, GreyMotacilla cinerea66.006
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Thursday 13 December 2018 02:48
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