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Melkbos Pan (33441828)

Western Cape

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED IRREGULARLY
Authority City of Cape Town Biodiversity Management Branch
Management status TOWN COUNCIL PROPERTY
Conservation status UNPROTECTED
IBA information
Ramsar information
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Date_registered
2005-01-19
Brief_description
Small pan which is mainly fed by golf course runoff water.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
269Avocet, PiedRecurvirostra avosetta44.004  
67Bittern, LittleIxobrychus minutus44.004   
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata527.0763   
48Cormorant, CapePhalacrocorax capensis11.001   
50Cormorant, ReedPhalacrocorax africanus25.5416   
47Cormorant, White-breastedPhalacrocorax carbo13.2318   
202Crake, Baillon'sPorzana pusilla11.001
203Crake, BlackAmaurornis flavirostris12.004
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa12.7013   
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa11.001   
10006Duck, DomesticAnas platyrhynchos11.001
10005Duck, HybridAnas hybrid11.001
10015Duck, Hybrid MallardAnas hybrid11.253
1016Duck, MallardAnas platyrhynchos11.704
10014Duck, UnidentifiedN/A N/A11.001
100Duck, White-facedDendrocygna viduata2727.0027   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata19.7637   
61Egret, CattleBubulcus ibis118.64158   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta12.508   
60Egret, Yellow-billedEgretta intermedia15.5010   
149Fish-eagle, AfricanHaliaeetus vocifer33.003
86Flamingo, GreaterPhoenicopterus ruber11.252   
10004Goose, DomesticAnser anser11.001
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus113.0483   
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis26.4319   
4Grebe, Great CrestedPodiceps cristatus11.001   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis15.6812   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia22.333   
288Gull, Grey-headedLarus cirrocephalus11.001   
289Gull, Hartlaub'sLarus hartlaubii217.0756   
287Gull, KelpLarus dominicanus18.9232   
72Hamerkop, HamerkopScopus umbretta11.001   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala12.758   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath00.000   
63Heron, Green-backedButorides striata11.001   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea11.853   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea11.001   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus06.5332   
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus15.2021   
84Ibis, HadedaBostrychia hagedash13.8825   
228Jacana, AfricanActophilornis africanus66.006  
396Kingfisher, Half-collaredAlcedo semitorquata11.001
397Kingfisher, MalachiteAlcedo cristata00.501
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis00.000
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus27.3928   
167Marsh-harrier, AfricanCircus ranivorus00.000
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus14.7814   
69Night-Heron, Black-crownedNycticorax nycticorax03.0511  
42Pelican, Great WhitePelecanus onocrotalus11.001   
241Plover, GreyPluvialis squatarola22.002   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius1919.0019   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris13.3611   
261Redshank, CommonTringa totanus22.002
256Ruff, RuffPhilomachus pugnax15.4022  
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos12.758  
251Sandpiper, CurlewCalidris ferruginea13.506  
262Sandpiper, MarshTringa stagnatilis11.001   
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola26.2526   
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana11.332   
94Shoveler, CapeAnas smithii316.4174   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba11.332   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus17.1513  
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta510.5016   
208Swamphen, African PurplePorphyrio madagascariensis01.703  
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis25.6713   
99Teal, HottentotAnas hottentota1212.0012   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha16.1429   
274Thick-knee, WaterBurhinus vermiculatus03.367   
685Wagtail, African PiedMotacilla aguimp1919.0019
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis13.7513
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