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Edith Stephens Wetland Park: Isotes Vlei (34001832)

Western Cape

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED IRREGULARLY
Authority City of Cape Town Biodiversity Management Branch
Management status TOWN COUNCIL PROPERTY
Conservation status PARTLY PROTECTED
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Date_registered
2003-09-26
Brief_description
A small section of seasonal wetland situated within the Edith Stephens Wetland Park. This section forms part of the bigger seasonal wetlant but it has been sectioned of, due to a rare plant species Isoetes capensis, occurring there.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata22.385   
61Egret, CattleBubulcus ibis12.003   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta11.001   
60Egret, Yellow-billedEgretta intermedia11.001   
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus22.002   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia11.001   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala11.001   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus11.001   
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus22.333   
84Ibis, HadedaBostrychia hagedash99.009   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus13.507   
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus44.004   
94Shoveler, CapeAnas smithii13.107   
250Snipe, AfricanGallinago nigripennis13.137   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus12.003  
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha12.294   
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis22.002
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