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Eerste River Estuary (34051846)

Western Cape

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Private
Management status STATE LAND
Conservation status UNPROTECTED
IBA information
Ramsar information
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Date_registered
2000-07-21

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
269Avocet, PiedRecurvirostra avosetta142.96168 125
67Bittern, LittleIxobrychus minutus11.001   
212Coot, Red-knobbedFulica cristata118.54140   
49Cormorant, BankPhalacrocorax neglectus110.0921   
48Cormorant, CapePhalacrocorax capensis110.0043   
51Cormorant, CrownedPhalacrocorax coronatus25.7821   
50Cormorant, ReedPhalacrocorax africanus15.0912   
47Cormorant, White-breastedPhalacrocorax carbo145.62187  130
203Crake, BlackAmaurornis flavirostris22.002
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa11.724   
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa11.803   
10014Duck, UnidentifiedN/A N/A22.002
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata120.1199   
61Egret, CattleBubulcus ibis17.5630   
58Egret, GreatEgretta alba11.001   
59Egret, LittleEgretta garzetta12.7628   
60Egret, Yellow-billedEgretta intermedia11.402   
149Fish-eagle, AfricanHaliaeetus vocifer11.001
86Flamingo, GreaterPhoenicopterus ruber189.82316   
87Flamingo, LesserPhoenicopterus minor44.004   
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus19.4955   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis12.003   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia14.2310   
288Gull, Grey-headedLarus cirrocephalus11.887   
289Gull, Hartlaub'sLarus hartlaubii168.16373250125300
287Gull, KelpLarus dominicanus149.08300300150 
72Hamerkop, HamerkopScopus umbretta22.002   
55Heron, Black-headedArdea melanocephala11.252   
54Heron, GreyArdea cinerea11.092   
57Heron, PurpleArdea purpurea11.001   
81Ibis, African SacredThreskiornis aethiopicus13.5014   
83Ibis, GlossyPlegadis falcinellus19.0025   
84Ibis, HadedaBostrychia hagedash23.004   
395Kingfisher, GiantMegaceryle maximus11.001
397Kingfisher, MalachiteAlcedo cristata11.332
394Kingfisher, PiedCeryle rudis12.1611
245Lapwing, BlacksmithVanellus armatus114.1573   
167Marsh-harrier, AfricanCircus ranivorus11.001
210Moorhen, CommonGallinula chloropus11.835   
69Night-Heron, Black-crownedNycticorax nycticorax5050.0050  
231Oystercatcher, African BlackHaematopus moquini16.2120  
42Pelican, Great WhitePelecanus onocrotalus115.6745   
233Plover, Common RingedCharadrius hiaticula215.0049   
237Plover, Kittlitz'sCharadrius pecuarius110.4899   
238Plover, Three-bandedCharadrius tricollaris13.6517   
235Plover, White-frontedCharadrius marginatus12.838   
102Pochard, SouthernNetta erythrophthalma11.001   
256Ruff, RuffPhilomachus pugnax46.8015  
255Sanderling, SanderlingCalidris alba22.002   
258Sandpiper, CommonActitis hypoleucos11.502  
251Sandpiper, CurlewCalidris ferruginea121.64150  
262Sandpiper, MarshTringa stagnatilis11.001   
264Sandpiper, WoodTringa glareola11.001   
90Shelduck, South AfricanTadorna cana11.502   
94Shoveler, CapeAnas smithii13.449   
85Spoonbill, AfricanPlatalea alba11.502   
270Stilt, Black-wingedHimantopus himantopus122.81115  
253Stint, LittleCalidris minuta228.79160   
208Swamphen, African PurplePorphyrio madagascariensis11.502  
98Teal, CapeAnas capensis13.8917   
97Teal, Red-billedAnas erythrorhyncha14.2818   
290Tern, CaspianSterna caspia12.9010   
291Tern, CommonSterna hirundo1280.773000   
299Tern, LittleSterna albifrons11.001   
296Tern, SandwichSterna sandvicensis145.69300   
298Tern, SwiftSterna bergii139.11471 250200
304Tern, White-wingedChlidonias leucopterus1124.20200   
274Thick-knee, WaterBurhinus vermiculatus22.002   
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis13.038
268Whimbrel, CommonNumenius phaeopus22.002   
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