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Cape Columbine Tern Roost (32481751)

Western Cape

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Private
Management status PRIVATE FARM
Conservation status PARTLY PROTECTED
IBA information
Ramsar information
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Date_registered
2009-07-27
Brief_description
A tern roost site just west of Paternoster. The position of the actual site may change depending on the season. Both Cape Columbine and Mauritz Bay serve as important roost sites for especially Antarctic Terns.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
49Cormorant, BankPhalacrocorax neglectus3030.0030   
48Cormorant, CapePhalacrocorax capensis288288.00288   
51Cormorant, CrownedPhalacrocorax coronatus3636.0036 26 
292Tern, AntarcticSterna vittata2020.0020   
291Tern, CommonSterna hirundo11.001   
298Tern, SwiftSterna bergii725.5035   
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