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Driftsands Dam (33571839)

Western Cape

CWAC status NEWLY REGISTERED
Authority CapeNature
Management status PROVINCIAL GAME/NATURE RESERVE
Conservation status PROTECTED
IBA information
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Date_registered
2012-04-18
Brief_description
Artificial waterbody in Driftsands Nature Reserve

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata81125.33150   
48Cormorant, CapePhalacrocorax capensis22.002   
50Cormorant, ReedPhalacrocorax africanus66.507   
47Cormorant, White-breastedPhalacrocorax carbo116.6737   
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa33.003   
10014Duck, UnidentifiedN/A N/A11.001
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata33.003   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta22.002   
60Egret, Yellow-billedEgretta intermedia11.001   
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus511.0016   
88Goose, Spur-wingedPlectropterus gambensis22.002   
4Grebe, Great CrestedPodiceps cristatus44.004   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis15.0012   
287Gull, KelpLarus dominicanus33.003   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea11.001   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus11.001   
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus33.003   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus29.0016   
102Pochard, SouthernNetta erythrophthalma11.001   
94Shoveler, CapeAnas smithii22.002   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus1616.0016  
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis22.002   
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