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Du Toit Farm: Dam 1 (33492232)

Western Cape

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Cape Nature
Management status PRIVATE FARM
Conservation status UNKNOWN
IBA information
Ramsar information
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Date_registered
2006-07-25
Brief_description
Dam very deep with no vegetation offering shelter to wader birds and other waterfowl. Heavy over-grazing taking place around the dam by sheep and ostriches.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata2178.83500   
50Cormorant, ReedPhalacrocorax africanus12.508   
47Cormorant, White-breastedPhalacrocorax carbo33.003   
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa11.001   
10014Duck, UnidentifiedN/A N/A11.001
100Duck, White-facedDendrocygna viduata44.004   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata228.08150   
149Fish-eagle, AfricanHaliaeetus vocifer11.672
10004Goose, DomesticAnser anser99.009
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus225.56250   
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis219.0053   
5Grebe, Black-neckedPodiceps nigricollis15.009   
4Grebe, Great CrestedPodiceps cristatus66.006   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis222.9169   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia11.001   
56Heron, GoliathArdea goliath22.002   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea11.001   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea22.002   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus11.202   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus26.7820   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius11.001   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris12.005   
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana22.002   
94Shoveler, CapeAnas smithii27.5019   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus17.0017  
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha25.8618   
305Tern, WhiskeredChlidonias hybrida213.5025   
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis12.407
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