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Species Summary

Kingfisher, Malachite (Alcedo cristata)

RefNameMinAvgMaxIBASubregional
IBA
RAMSAR
39726192720Abe Bailey Nature Reserve: Mooirivier Loop 1 (Gauteng)11.292
39726212716Abe Bailey Nature Reserve: Mooirivier Loop 2 (Gauteng)22.002
39729263024Albert Falls Dam: Route 1 (KwaZulu-Natal)12.005
39729253024Albert Falls Dam: Route 2 (KwaZulu-Natal)17.8026
39729063136Amatikulu Nature Reserve (Kwazulu-Natal)13.677
39726182830Anglo Reserve (Gauteng)11.502
39733571831Athlone WWTW - Combined (Western Cape)11.001
39733371826Atlantis Dunes: Pond 7 (Western Cape)22.002
39728153228Bafazana Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)11.202
39726352535Barberspan (North West)22.002
39732222237Beaufort West Bird Sanctuary (Western Cape)11.672
39725582804Beaulieu Bird Sanctuary (Gauteng)11.001
39728492449Benfontein Pan (Free State)11.001
39726112819Benoni Lakes (Gauteng)44.004
39732531819Berg River 10: Kersefontein Floodplain (Western Cape)11.202
39732521819Berg River 11: Doornfontein Floodplain (Western Cape)11.001
39732511814Berg River 12: Melkplaas Floodplain (Western Cape)11.252
39732471809Berg River 1: Mouth & Estuary (Western Cape)22.002
39732471811Berg River 3: Hotel Mudflats & Estuary (Western Cape)11.172
39732481811Berg River 4: Hotel Saltpans (Western Cape)11.001
39732481812Berg River 5: De Plaat (Western Cape)11.502
39732501812Berg River 6: Kliphoek Saltpans (Western Cape)11.252
39732491813Berg River 7: Kliphoek River & Floodplain (Western Cape)11.001
39732521815Berg River 8: Kruispad Floodplain (Western Cape)11.202
39732521817Berg River 9: Langrietvlei Floodplain (Western Cape)11.603
39726042813Birch Acres Pan (Gauteng)11.001
39734012323Bitou River (Western Cape)11.332
39726072815Blaauwpan (Gauteng)11.001
39727412540Bloemhof Dam (Free State)22.002
39729072616Bloemspruit Sewage Maturation Ponds (Free State)11.503
39727503035Blood River Vlei (Central) (KwaZulu-Natal)11.503
39729162619Blydschap Farm Dam (Free State)11.001
39729431752Boetie Tol se Dam (Northern Cape)11.001
39734052027Bontebok National Park: N2 Bridge - Reserve Border (Western Cape)11.001
39725592920Bosmanskrans Spruit (Mpumalanga)11.672
39734201908Botriviervlei: A1 Bridge to Benguela Cove (Western Cape)11.252
39734211907Botriviervlei: A2 Fisherhaven to Benguela Cove (Western Cape)11.502
39734201907Botriviervlei: C Arabella Golf Estate to Rooisand (Western Cape)11.001
39734211906Botriviervlei: Combined (A1,A2,B,C & D) (Western Cape)12.5010
39734211905Botriviervlei: E (Kleinmond River Estuary) (Western Cape)11.332
39734242049Breede River Estuary: Mouth - Power lines (Western Cape)11.001
39725542842Bronkhorstspruit Dam (Gauteng)11.292
39732021848Bulshoek Dam (Western Cape)24.006
39733402635Bushmans River: Mouth - Ghio Bridge (Eastern Cape)11.001
39734012541Cape Recife Reclamation Works (Eastern Cape)11.001
39727572957Chelmsford Dam (KwaZulu-Natal)12.504
39733441929Cilmor Winery (Western Cape)11.001
39728263210Collin's Lake (KwaZulu-Natal)22.002
39726132828Cowles Dam (Gauteng)11.402
39728112429Dampoort Dam (Northern Cape)11.001
39729343026Darvill Waste Water Treatment Works (KwaZulu-Natal)11.502
39734262023De Hoop Vlei (Western Cape)11.332
39734432007De Mond Estuary (Western Cape)11.001
39722132916Den Staat Irrigation Dams (Northern Province)616.4438
39734061849Dick Dent Bird Sanctuary (Western Cape)11.001
39733531830Diep River Estuary: R27 bridge - Woodbridge (Western Cape)11.423
39725572800Diepsloot Nature Reserve (Gauteng)11.503
39729292941Dieu Donne Farm Dam (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39729172629Donkerpoort Farm: Dam 1 (Free State)11.001
39723472927Doornbult Farm Dam (Northern Province)11.502
39724152845Doorndraai Dam (Northern Province)11.001
39734222100Duiwenhoks River: Mouth - Mazapa (Western Cape)11.713
39729533101Durban Bayhead NHS (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39729503100Durban Botanical Gardens (KwaZulu-Natal)11.272
39734011831Edith Stephens Wetland Park: Retention Pond (Western Cape)11.001
39734051846Eerste River Estuary (Western Cape)11.332
39725592827Elandsvlei 414 (Gauteng)11.001
39728342650Erfenis Dam (Free State)11.001
39727562444Espagsdrift Vlei (Northern Cape)11.001
39730522438Faugh A Ballagh (Northern Cape)11.001
39733582505Gamtoos River: False Mouth (Eastern Cape)11.332
39733582502Gamtoos River: Mouth - 6km upstream (Eastern Cape)12.436
39727562445Ganspan: A (Northern Cape)11.673
39727542447Ganspan: B (Northern Cape)11.332
39730382550Gariep Dam: East (Free State)11.001
39729213016Gartmore Farm Dams (KwaZulu-Natal)12.003
39724312802Goedehoop Dam (Northern Province)11.694
39728463124Goedetrouw Dam (Lake Phobane) (KwaZulu-Natal)15.008
39734042257Goukamma River Mouth: Mouth - Reserve boundary (Western Cape)11.332
39734232125Goukou River: Mouth - Cobb Hole (Combined) (Western Cape)22.002
39734212125Goukou River: Mouth - Melkhoutfontein (Western Cape)13.006
39734212153Gouritz River: Mouth - Low-water bridge (Western Cape)11.001
39733452140Gouritz River: Vaalhoek (Western Cape)11.402
39734042214Great Brak River Estuary (Western Cape)11.502
39733292707Great Fish River Estuary (Eastern Cape)11.102
39725562844Groenfontein Pan (Gauteng)11.001
39734012252Groenvlei Lake (Western Cape)13.8117
39726162830Grootvaly on Blesbok (Gauteng)12.225
39726142829Grootvaly Wetland Reserve (Gauteng)11.252
39730342952Harding Dam (KwaZulu-Natal)11.172
39725452752Hartbeespoort Dam (North West)12.825
39734072207Hartenbos Estuary (Western Cape)22.002
39726092944Hendrina Municipal Dam (Mpumalanga)11.001
39733502227Herold Farm: Dam 4 (Western Cape)11.001
39727013029Heyshope Dam: Combined (Mpumalanga)14.809
39729152941Hlatikulu Valley (KwaZulu-Natal)11.714
39728033217Hluhluwe Floodplain (KwaZulu-Natal)11.502
39733001928Houdenbek Dam (Western Cape)22.002
39727363217iDiza Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39734002456Kabeljous River Estuary (Eastern Cape)11.502
39729322515Kalkfontein Dam (Free State)11.001
39723372923Kalkfontein Irrigation Dams (Northern Province)11.001
39728402446Kamfers Dam (Northern Cape)22.002
39732402821Kei River Estuary (Eastern Cape)11.001
39733172729Keiskamma River Estuary (Eastern Cape)12.004
39734021845Klawervlei (Western Cape)11.312
39733322721Kleinemonde West River: Mouth - 4km upstream (Eastern Cape)11.332
39734251921Kleinriviersvlei (Klein River Estuary) (Western Cape)11.001
39726362718Klipdrif Dam (Gauteng)11.502
39727483048Klipfontein Bird Sanctuary (KwaZulu-Natal)11.382
39726522005Klipkolk Farm Dam (Northern Cape)11.001
39727012655Klipplaatfontein Farm Dams (Free State)22.002
39725102751Klipvoor Dam (North West)12.7312
39733261910Kluitjieskraal Wetland (Western Cape)11.754
39729452650Knellpoort Dam: Upper Reaches (Free State)11.001
39734032302Knysna Lagoon (Western Cape)11.364
39734042302Knysna Sewage Works (Western Cape)11.001
39727152741Koppies Dam (Free State)11.755
39726112818Korsman Bird Sanctuary (Gauteng)13.009
39726583250Kosi Bay Lake System (KwaZulu-Natal)11.473
39734082450Krom River Mouth (Eastern Cape)12.936
39723153110Kruger National Park: Rooibosrand Dam (Northern Province)11.332
39728522600Krugersdrift Dam (Free State)11.001
39727023247KuShengeza Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39725213022Kwena Dam (Mpumalanga)13.078
39726213022Lake Banagher: South (Mpumalanga)11.001
39726203021Lake Banagher: West (Mpumalanga)11.001
39727393238Lake Bhangazi: North (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39728083232Lake Bhangazi: South (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
3973124002Lake Chemchem (Kenya)1111.0011
39728513158Lake Cubhu (KwaZulu-Natal)99.009
39728213209Lake Eteza (KwaZulu-Natal)11.312
39725572751Lake Heritage (Gauteng)11.252
39728253215Lake Mfutululu (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39726052920Lake Mistake (Mpumalanga)11.001
39728453207Lake Mzingazi (KwaZulu-Natal)88.008
39728383217Lake Nhlabane (KwaZulu-Natal)12.605
39728443159Lake Nsezi (KwaZulu-Natal)88.008
39727213240Lake Sibaya (KwaZulu-Natal)12.7612
39728043227Lake St Lucia (KwaZulu-Natal)12.9210
39725373002Lakenvlei: West (Mpumalanga)22.002
39732041818Lamberts Bay: Bird Island (Western Cape)11.001
39732061818Lamberts Bay: South Beach (Western Cape)1515.0015
39733071803Langebaan: Japan se klip - Bottelary (Western Cape)11.001
39733091804Langebaan: Lagoon Combined (Western Cape)11.142
39733592241Langvlei (Western Cape)13.258
39732362201Leeu Gamka Dam (Western Cape)12.235
39726412753Leeukuil Dam (Gauteng)11.332
39726322536Leeupan (North West)22.002
39729082541Leeupan (Free State)11.001
39725202830Leeuwfontein Drainage (Gauteng)11.001
39727533101Lenjane Wetland (KwaZulu-Natal)12.003
39733561827Liesbeek River: N2-Station Road (Western Cape)11.001
39722112925Limpopo River: Mapungubwe (Northern Province)11.001
39734081959Loch Lotus Dams (Western Cape)22.002
39725262919Loskop Dam (Mpumalanga)12.717
39734051844Lourens River Estuary (Western Cape)11.001
39725073028Lydenburg Fisheries (Mpumalanga)11.694
39734041845Macassar Waste Water Treatment Works (Western Cape)11.001
39728342948Malandeni Sewage Works (KwaZulu-Natal)14.5512
39732442607Malangskraal Dam (Eastern Cape)11.001
39726212830Marievale Bird Sanctuary: Area A (Gauteng)13.378
39726212831Marievale Bird Sanctuary: Area B (Gauteng)12.006
39725533150Masibekela Wetlands (Mpumalanga)16.8323
39728303212Mavuya Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39729173117Mbozambo Waste Water Lagoon (KwaZulu-Natal)02.506
39733441828Melkbos Pan (Western Cape)00.501
39727373233Mfula Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39727363238Mhlazi Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39725482933Middelburg Dam (Mpumalanga)33.003
39729313011Midmar Dam: Reserve Section (KwaZulu-Natal)11.572
39725062855Mkhombo Dam (Mpumalanga)15.0011
39728573147Mlalazi River Estuary (KwaZulu-Natal)12.206
39733062606Modderlaagte Dam (Eastern Cape)00.501
39733572458Mondplaas Ponds (Eastern Cape)11.854
39724152858Moorddrift Dam (Northern Province)12.003
39734072206Mossel Bay Sewage Works (Western Cape)22.002
39729182651Moutloasi Setlogelo Dam (Free State)11.001
39730563018Mpenjati River Estuary (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39728573146Mtunzini Prawn Hatchery (KwaZulu-Natal)12.005
39730283038Mtwalume River Estuary (KwaZulu-Natal)11.332
39733291818Mud River Mouth (Western Cape)11.001
39726552900Mushroom Dam (Mpumalanga)11.403
39727243237Muzi Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)12.4212
39727383224Muzi South (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39723573102Namakgale Sewage Works (Northern Province)11.503
39728292446Nantwich Saltpan (Northern Cape)11.001
39733592332Nature's Valley (Groot River Estuary) (Western Cape)11.332
39727423237Ndlebeni Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39726523217Ndumo Game Reserve: Banzi Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)12.006
39726533218Ndumo Game Reserve: Nyamithi Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)11.423
39726533213Ndumo Game Reserve: Shokwe Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)11.222
39727393224Neshe Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)11.503
39727213257Ngutshana Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39727363212Nhlonhlela Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)11.502
39725593004Nooitgedacht Dam (Mpumalanga)11.332
39732572158Noordhoek Dam (Western Cape)11.502
39729483100Northern Treatment Works (KwaZulu-Natal)13.709
39732132432Nqweba Dam (Eastern Cape)11.803
39728403200Nseleni River (KwaZulu-Natal)316.0029
39727403219Nsumo Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)11.734
39727403226nTshanetshe Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)11.504
39724392841Nylsvley Nature Reserve (Northern Province)11.707
39724103100Olifants River: North Shareblock (Northern Province)11.001
39724033119Olifants River: Selati Rivers at Cleveland (Northern Province)11.001
39728331633Orange River: Bridge - Hohenfels (Northern Cape)11.502
39728431736Orange River: Fiddlers Creek - Border Post (Northern Cape)11.001
39728101711Orange River: Fish River Mouth - Richtersberg (Northern Cape)11.001
39728411729Orange River: Hamerkop - Fiddlers Creek (Northern Cape)15.5010
39728381628Orange River: Mouth - Bridge (Northern Cape)11.453
39728291720Orange River: Norosthama - Sjambok (Northern Cape)12.003
39728381725Orange River: Sjambok - Hamerkop (Northern Cape)33.003
39728451744Orange River: Vioolsdrif Dam (Northern Cape)12.577
39733372214Oudtshoorn Sewage Works (Western Cape)11.332
39734051849Paardevlei Dam (Western Cape)11.252
39733411858Paarl Bird Sanctuary (Western Cape)15.2022
39726092816Parkhaven Pan: South (Gauteng)11.001
39733522536PE Power Station Pans (Eastern Cape)11.001
39730081806Pedro's Kloof Farm Dam (Northern Cape)11.001
39729512920Penwarn (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39733502532Perseverance Vleis (Eastern Cape)11.001
39734001830Philippi Wetlands: Ottery Rd A (Western Cape)11.001
39734021832Philippi Wetlands: Varkensvlei Rd B (Western Cape)11.001
39724013110PMC Wetlands (Northern Province)12.836
39723512927Polokwane (Pietersburg) Bird Sanctuary (Northern Province)11.673
39727253158Pongolapoort Dam (KwaZulu-Natal)12.856
39725482851Premier Dam (Gauteng)15.1220
39731552650Queenstown Sewage Works (Eastern Cape)11.001
39733561829Raapenberg Bird Sanctuary: Canal and River (Western Cape)11.502
39733561828Raapenberg Bird Sanctuary: Pans (Western Cape)11.332
39733181845Radyn Dam (Western Cape)11.001
39729482938Reichenau Mission Dam (KwaZulu-Natal)12.224
39728493202Richards Bay Wetlands (KwaZulu-Natal)13.5613
39726102741Riebeeck Lake (Gauteng)11.502
39728402618Rietpan (Free State)00.000
39726202817Rietspruit (Rooikraal) (Gauteng)11.001
39725532817Rietvlei & Marais Dams (Gauteng)11.673
39733501831Rietvlei Wetland Reserve: Channel (Western Cape)55.005
39733521830Rietvlei Wetland Reserve: Combined (Western Cape)11.603
39733501828Rietvlei Wetland Reserve: Dolphin Beach (Western Cape)11.001
39733511828Rietvlei Wetland Reserve: North Vlei (Western Cape)11.502
39733521828Rietvlei Wetland Reserve: South Vlei (Western Cape)11.001
39734081955Riviersonderend Sewage Ponds (Western Cape)11.001
39725302712Rockwall Dam (North West)22.002
39726102813Rolfes Pan (Gauteng)11.001
39726182812Rondebult Bird Sanctuary (Gauteng)11.001
39733592243Rondevlei (Western Cape)22.002
39734041830Rondevlei Nature Reserve: Block 12 (Western Cape)11.142
39725382821Roodeplaat Dam (Gauteng)11.634
39728402403Rooipoort Nature Reserve: Davis Drift2 - R64 Bridge (Northern Cape)56.007
39728352407Rooipoort Nature Reserve: Shauws Drift - Davis Drift2 (Northern Cape)1620.0024
39728312411Rooipoort Nature Reserve: Twin Gates - Shauws Drift (Northern Cape)712.0017
39725342814Rooiwal Sewage Works (Gauteng)11.001
39729182637Rusfontein Dam (Free State)11.001
39725132830Rust de Winter Dam (Northern Province)12.836
3973094008Sabaki River Mouth (Kenya)11.001
39731502208Sakrivierspoort Wetlands (Northern Cape)12.005
39730523020Sam Lameer Estate (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39726072819Sandpan (Gauteng)11.001
39733382209Seekoegat Dam (Potgieter Dam) (Western Cape)11.001
39734052454Seekoei River Estuary (Eastern Cape)11.202
39727352935Seekoeivlei (Free State)12.195
39724013105Selati Tailings Dam (Northern Province)14.3011
39728462606Skoppan (Free State)55.005
39734431958Soetendalsvlei (Western Cape)22.002
39728412929Spioenkop Dam (KwaZulu-Natal)13.1312
39728042433Spitskop Dam (Northern Cape)11.252
39729062437Springbokkamp Wetland (Northern Cape)11.502
39726242828Stan Madden Bird Sanctuary (Gauteng)22.002
39724362924Sterkloop Wetlands (Northern Province)11.001
39734232124Stilbaai Sewage Works (Western Cape)11.001
39734051830Strandfontein Sewage Works: Central (Western Cape)11.001
39734051831Strandfontein Sewage Works: Combined (Western Cape)11.337
39734041831Strandfontein Sewage Works: North (Western Cape)11.332
39734061832Strandfontein Sewage Works: Southeast (Western Cape)11.001
39734061831Strandfontein Sewage Works: Southwest (Western Cape)11.001
39726302815Suikerbosrand Drainage (Gauteng)11.502
39729113125Sundumbili Sewage Works (KwaZulu-Natal)11.403
39724333048Swadini Dam (Mpumalanga)13.007
39726252914Syferfontein Colliery Dams (Mpumalanga)11.001
3972284021Tana River Delta - south & central (Kenya)1212.0012
39729462937The Swamp (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39734021913Theewaterskloof Dam (Western Cape)11.172
39734042304Thesen's Island: Combined (A,B,C & D) (Western Cape)11.001
39734032304Thesen's Island: Section B (Western Cape)22.002
39734022304Thesen's Island: Section D (Western Cape)11.001
39734042303Thesen's Island: Section E (Western Cape)11.202
39728473203Thulazihleka Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)15.5729
39726082922TNC Proposed Bird Sanctuary (Mpumalanga)11.001
39727592641Toronto Pan (Free State)11.001
39723532946Turfloop Dam (Northern Province)12.003
39733191923Tweelingdam (Western Cape)11.001
39728263217Two Pans Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39733112735Tyolomnqa River Estuary (Eastern Cape)11.172
39729493102Umgeni River Estuary (KwaZulu-Natal)11.335
39729413105Umhlanga Treatment Works (KwaZulu-Natal)22.002
39729573057Umlazi River Canal (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39729233121Umvoti River Estuary (KwaZulu-Natal)02.177
39726552816Vaal Dam: East (Free State)11.502
39727042816Vaal Dam: South (Free State)11.001
39726542808Vaal Dam: West (Free State)11.001
39725502929Vaalbank Dam (Mpumalanga)11.001
39729052549Vaalbank Farm Dam (Free State)11.001
39728072455Vaalharts Weir (Northern Cape)11.252
39725202728Vaalkop Dam (North West)15.6731
39724003105Van Ruyssen Dam (Northern Province)11.575
39730202500Vanderkloof Dam: Seekoei River Tributary (Northern Cape)12.754
39727123242Vasi Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)12.504
39732201825Verlorenvlei (Western Cape)12.005
39734251910Vermont Salt Pan (Western Cape)11.001
39724402839Visser's Dam (Northern Province)11.673
39734162149Voelvlei (Western Cape)11.252
39725533036Vygeboom Dam (Mpumalanga)14.0011
39727203007Wakkerstroom Wetland 74 (Amersfoort Bridge Section) (Mpumalanga)11.001
39729512919Waterford Farm Dams (KwaZulu-Natal)12.254
39729502935Watermead Dam (KwaZulu-Natal)01.003
39729522653Welbedacht Dam (Free State)11.292
39733391858Wellington Waste Water Works (Western Cape)11.735
39734002245Wilderness Lakes: Swartvlei System (Western Cape)13.639
39733592240Wilderness Lakes: Touw System (Western Cape)16.2520
39734081821Wildevoelvlei (Western Cape)12.009
39725532918Witbank Dam (Mpumalanga)13.9015
39727393226Yengweni Pan (KwaZulu-Natal)11.112
39734071828Zandvlei: Lower Estuary (Western Cape)11.001
39734061829Zandvlei: Marina Da Gama (Western Cape)11.863
39734061828Zandvlei: Upper Estuary (Western Cape)11.876
39734071827Zandvlei: Westlake Wetlands (Western Cape)11.886
39728563146Zini Estate Wetland (KwaZulu-Natal)11.001
39733551829Zoarvlei: South (Western Cape)11.001
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