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Worcester Wastewater Works (33391926)

Western Cape

CWAC status NEWLY REGISTERED
Authority Unknown
Management status LOCAL MUNICIPALITY
Conservation status UNKNOWN
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Date_registered
2016-07-05
Brief_description
Multiple dams, multiple reed beds that are occasionally water filled. Aeration ponds and some open veld with disturbed grassland. 20% reed beds, 30% open dams, 15% open veld, 15% sludge ponds, 20% industrial area. Approximately 10ha of open water. Livestock and stray pets occasionally pass through the area.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata4583.25116   
50Cormorant, ReedPhalacrocorax africanus13.005   
203Crake, BlackAmaurornis flavirostris13.005
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa66.006   
101Duck, FulvousDendrocygna bicolor11.672   
100Duck, White-facedDendrocygna viduata1919.0019   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata3079.75186   
61Egret, CattleBubulcus ibis2732.7540   
86Flamingo, GreaterPhoenicopterus ruber927.0053   
87Flamingo, LesserPhoenicopterus minor3131.0031   
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus1329.6739   
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis33.003   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis57.7510   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala23.334   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea12.003   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea11.001   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus726.0061   
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus1717.0017   
84Ibis, HadedaBostrychia hagedash67.008   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus1533.7583   
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus27.0012   
69Night-Heron, Black-crownedNycticorax nycticorax11.001  
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris332.0055   
102Pochard, SouthernNetta erythrophthalma311.7519   
256Ruff, RuffPhilomachus pugnax2525.0025  
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola33.003   
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana18.0021   
94Shoveler, CapeAnas smithii2849.7570   
250Snipe, AfricanGallinago nigripennis11.672   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus22.002  
208Swamphen, African PurplePorphyrio madagascariensis22.503  
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis3761.7577   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha522.7558   
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis318.7532
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