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Great Brak River Estuary (34042214)

Western Cape

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Private
Management status UNKNOWN
Conservation status UNPROTECTED
IBA information
Ramsar information
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Information 

Date_registered
2000-07-29

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
67Bittern, LittleIxobrychus minutus11.001   
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata14.0011   
49Cormorant, BankPhalacrocorax neglectus33.504   
48Cormorant, CapePhalacrocorax capensis0656.238451550027503000
50Cormorant, ReedPhalacrocorax africanus19.7624   
47Cormorant, White-breastedPhalacrocorax carbo112.4354   
267Curlew, EurasianNumenius arquata12.003   
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa11.713   
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa11.001   
10006Duck, DomesticAnas platyrhynchos06.9520
10015Duck, Hybrid MallardAnas hybrid02.226
1016Duck, MallardAnas platyrhynchos321.5545
10014Duck, UnidentifiedN/A N/A05.2021
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata015.0052   
61Egret, CattleBubulcus ibis146.06220   
58Egret, GreatEgretta alba14.6018   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta12.797   
60Egret, Yellow-billedEgretta intermedia33.003   
149Fish-eagle, AfricanHaliaeetus vocifer11.001
86Flamingo, GreaterPhoenicopterus ruber11.001   
44Gannet, CapeMorus capensis11.001
10004Goose, DomesticAnser anser26.6715
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus04.4615   
4Grebe, Great CrestedPodiceps cristatus15.5010   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis15.8712   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia13.299   
288Gull, Grey-headedLarus cirrocephalus02.178   
289Gull, Hartlaub'sLarus hartlaubii050.00530250125300
287Gull, KelpLarus dominicanus229.52137   
10010Gull, UnidentifiedN/A N/A22.002
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala111.0030   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea29.9036   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea11.001   
10011Heron, UnidentifiedN/A N/A55.005
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus124.00135   
84Ibis, HadedaBostrychia hagedash14.6913   
395Kingfisher, GiantMegaceryle maximus11.132
396Kingfisher, Half-collaredAlcedo semitorquata11.001
397Kingfisher, MalachiteAlcedo cristata11.502
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis13.119
254Knot, RedCalidris canutus11.001   
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus16.2715   
246Lapwing, White-crownedVanellus albiceps02.004   
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus12.335   
69Night-Heron, Black-crownedNycticorax nycticorax22.002  
74Openbill, AfricanAnastomus lamelligerus33.003   
172Osprey, OspreyPandion haliaetus11.001
231Oystercatcher, African BlackHaematopus moquini26.3825 24
42Pelican, Great WhitePelecanus onocrotalus1616.0016   
2Penguin, AfricanSpheniscus demersus00.000
233Plover, Common RingedCharadrius hiaticula11.502   
241Plover, GreyPluvialis squatarola12.004   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius22.503   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris01.904   
235Plover, White-frontedCharadrius marginatus14.6310   
282Pratincole, Black-wingedGlareola nordmanni5252.0052 50 
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos14.6711  
251Sandpiper, CurlewCalidris ferruginea1717.0017  
262Sandpiper, MarshTringa stagnatilis66.006   
94Shoveler, CapeAnas smithii211.3674   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba13.676   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus26.2225  
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis25.6313   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha22.503   
292Tern, AntarcticSterna vittata33.003   
290Tern, CaspianSterna caspia13.207   
291Tern, CommonSterna hirundo1442.5097   
299Tern, LittleSterna albifrons27.0011   
296Tern, SandwichSterna sandvicensis312.6731   
298Tern, SwiftSterna bergii6116.881070500250200
10009Tern, UnidentifiedN/A N/A120120.00120
274Thick-knee, WaterBurhinus vermiculatus14.5014   
10008Wader, UnidentifiedN/A N/A14.339
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis410.3817
268Whimbrel, CommonNumenius phaeopus12.435   
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