Zandvlei Estuary Nature Reserve 

August 2001 Bird Count 

Species

Presence

Species

Presence
Great crested Grebe

2

Avocet 15

Dabchick

2

Blackwinged Stilt

16

White Pelican 3 Spotted Dikkop 4
Whitebreasted Cormorant 5 Kelp Gull 9
Reed Cormorant 15 Hartlaub's gull 11
Darter 6 Caspian Tern
Grey Heron Common Tern
Blackheaded Heron Feral Pigeon
Purple Heron 1 Rock Pigeon
Little Egret Redeyed Dove Yes
Yellowbilled Egret Cape Turtle Dove Yes
Cattle Egret 1 Laughing Dove Yes
Night Heron Black Swift Yes
Little Bittern 1 Whiterumped Swift
Sacred Ibis 2 Alpine Swift Yes
Glossy Ibis Whitebacked Mousebird Yes
Hadeda Ibis 12 Pied Kingfisher 4
African Spoonbill 1 Giant Kingfisher 1
Egyptian Goose 13 Malachite Kingfisher 2
Yellowbilled Duck 6 European Swallow
Cape Teal 14 Whitethroated Swallow Yes
Cape Shoveller 5 Pearlbreasted Swallow
Spurwing Goose 3 Greaterstriped Swallow
Blackshouldered Kite

2

Rock Martin

Species

Presence

Species

Presence
African Fish Eagle 2 Brownthroated Martin Yes
Steppe Buzard Black sawwing Swallow
Black Sparrowhawk 1 Pied Crow Yes
African Goshawk Cape bulbul Yes
African Marsh Harrier Cape Robin Yes
Perigrine Falcon Cape reed Warbler Yes
Cape Francolin 5 African sedge Warbler Yes
Helmeted Guineafowl Yes Levailant's Cisticola Yes
Purple Galinule Spotted Prinia Yes
Moorhen 5 Cape Wagtail
Reknobbed Coot 153 Fiscal shrike Yes
Threebanded Plover European starling
Blacksmith Plover 8 Redwing Starling Yes
Greenshank Lesser doublecollared Sunbird Yes
Cape white eye Yes Water Dikkop 2
Cape Weaver Burchell's Coucal 2
Southern masked Weaver Yes Red breasted Sparrowhawk 1
Yellowrumped widow

Grassbird Yes
Common Waxbill Yes Cape Sparrow Yes
Pintailed Whydah  Maccoa duck 3
Cape Canary  Total Species 61
Bully Canary Yes    
Mallard Yes    
       
       

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