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Goukou River: Melkhoutfontein - Cobb Hole (34192122)

Western Cape

CWAC status REGISTERED-COUNTED REGULARLY
Authority Cape Nature
Management status MARINE PROTECTED AREA
Conservation status PROTECTED
IBA information SA115 - OVERBERG WHEATBELT
Ramsar information
Heritage information
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Information 

Date_registered
2006-03-14
Brief_description
This section only covers the river up-stream from Melkhoutfontein up to the Cobb Hole.

SppCommon nameTaxonomic nameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
50Cormorant, ReedPhalacrocorax africanus1818.0018   
47Cormorant, White-breastedPhalacrocorax carbo1212.0012   
52Darter, AfricanAnhinga rufa55.005   
95Duck, African BlackAnas sparsa22.002   
96Duck, Yellow-billedAnas undulata3434.0034   
61Egret, CattleBubulcus ibis33.003   
89Goose, EgyptianAlopochen aegyptiacus66.006   
6Grebe, LittleTachybaptus ruficollis33.003   
263Greenshank, CommonTringa nebularia22.002   
686Wagtail, CapeMotacilla capensis33.003
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