BIRP species distribution SABAP2 species distribution
BIRP distribution, overlayed on
SABAP1 distribution
Current SABAP2 distribution, overlayed on
SABAP1 distribution

Common Tern


Sterna hirundo

IUCN Red Data status: Breeding indicator key
Endemic status:     No breeding data
Occurrence status: Palearctic migrant     Possible or Probable breeding
      Confirmed breeding

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Species occurance by site

Name of site Monthly reporting rate (RR %) Total
RR %
Cards
at site
Cards
with
spp
J F M A M J J A S O N D
Amatikulu Nature Reserve (KZ330000020000004.3693
Bayhead Natural Heritage Site (209) (KZ68764788786792312438454054.6185101
Beachwood Mangroves Nature Reserve (KZ005050000000100040.0104
Bird Island (Algoa Bay) (SA095) (EC0000033388650100100053.82614
Bird Island Reserve (Lamberts Bay) (SA100) (WC939697717057647374941009382.2348286
Bluff Military Area (KZ00001000000500022.292
Bluff Nature Reserve (KZ95004000003112.53208
Blythedale Beach Conservancy (KZ39002500000130514.112818
Bot River Nature Reserve (WC100100100100100100100100010010010094.11716
Botriviervlei and Kleinmond Estuary (SA118) (WC83100100100100678333501008010083.34840
Cape Columbine Nature Reserve (WC00500000033331005031.3165
Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve (CPNP) (WC33003000200033255016.7549
Cape Peninsula National Park (CPNP) (WC500000000000010.0101
Cape Recife Nature Reserve (EC836033675033676010040605758.86840
Cape St Francis Nature Reserve (EC00000000010000100.011
Coastal Forest Reserve (Kosi Bay) (KZ0000001000000033.331
Cwebe Wildlife Reserve (SA089) (EC0000000503800019.4316
Dana Bay Conservancy (WC010010000000000066.732
Dassen Island Reserve (SA109) (WC601001002273317332010007539.07730
De Hoop Nature Reserve (SA119) (WC0749000041010175.422312
De Mond Nature Reserve (SA121) (WC17603300000017551823.67217
Donkergat Military Area (WC6033000000050675023.7389
Driftsands MOSS (EC00000000033005.6181
Dwesa Wildlife Reserve (SA089) (EC000100000000009.1111
Dyer Island Nature Reserve (SA120) (WC1001006733253367100507310010072.16144
Elandsbaai Nature Reserve (WC0001100005020009.1333
False Bay Park (GSL) (SA058) (KZ000190100000006.6614
False Bay Park (proposed) (SA116) (WC000000000100010028.672
False Bay Seal Island Reserve (WC00000000050100050.042
Gamtoos River Mouth Nature Reserve (EC7180067330330020673339.14618
Geyser Island Reserve (Danger Pt) (WC001000500000500044.494
Goukamma Nature & Marine Reserve (SA114) (WC53423922151914154575722.220345
Great Fish River Wetland Reserve (EC10010000100001000100010063.6117
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2832AB (SA058) (KZ00000000000336.7302
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2832AD (SA058) (KZ0010060200014006711.48810
HF Verwoerd Coastal Reserve (WC000000000004028.672
Jakkalsvlei (WC00000000010000100.011
Joan Muirhead Nature Reserve (EC3310050000500100501005042.1198
Kabeljous River Nature Reserve (EC10000000005050608340.72711
Kap River Nature Reserve (EC010014025000000012.2415
Keurbooms River Nature Reserve (WC0000000006000.91171
Kleinmond Coast and Mountain Nature Reserve (WC10010000000001000044.494
Knysna National Park (WC100100100010000001000087.587
Koeberg Nature Reserve (294) (WC00500000000003.6281
Kogelberg Nature Reserve (SA107) (WC000000000010004.8211
Kowie Nature Reserve (EC100000000000010050.042
Kromme Island Estates Private Nature Reserve (EC00000000001000100.022
Lower Berg River Wetlands (SA104) (WC677167000253360807510051.14523
Macasser Waste Water Treatment Works (WC01006750000500500024.0256
Malgas Island (part of WCNP) (SA105) (WC000000010010000025.0123
Mapelane Forest Reserve (GSL) (SA057) (KZ67050271000000501005034.14415
Mkuzi Game Reserve (SA057) (KZ0000000002000.25521
Mpenjati Nature Reserve (KZ42067580980147184023.511928
Nahoon Nature Reserve (EC6775673350671000920175037.76926
Namaqua National Park 3017AB (NC10000000000000100.011
Northern Treatment Works (KZ018600000001003.41164
Olifants River Estuary (SA099) (WC00000000010000100.011
Onrus Lagoon Nature Reserve & Bird Sanctuary (WC00000000000100100.011
Orange River Mouth Wetlands (SA030) (NC10010001001000505700010078.62822
Paarl Bird Sanctuary (WC0000200000000.24961
Quenera Nature Reserve (EC00000000000100100.011
Richards Bay Game Reserve (SA079) (KZ10010000000000010046.2136
Rietvlei Wetland Reserve (SA111) (WC33100010000100006710010075.0129
Robben Island (147) (SA110) (WC100100100050004310075505065.73523
Robben Island National Historical Monument (SA110) (WC0000000100000050.042
Robberg Nature Reserve (WC025000000116005.11176
Rocherpan Nature Reserve (WC10033000018020332913.57410
Rondevlei Nature Reserve (SA116) (WC6733140140000025012.9709
Saldanha Military Area (WC75675005000001006710034.84616
San Sebastian Private Nature Reserve (WC001000000010080022.2184
Sardinia Bay Marine Reserve (EC0000000010000050.021
Sardinia Bay  Nature Reserve (EC00330000000008.3121
Seekoerivier Nature Reserve (EC8000100600010010010075060.03018
Settlers Park Nature Reserve (EC0004000000000.52211
Skaapeiland (part of WCNP) (SA105) (WC00010000000500050.042
Sodwana Bay National Park (SA058) (KZ500000000000012.581
St Lucia Marine Reserve (SA058) (KZ0000000000100033.331
St Lucia Park (SA058) (KZ006701000500018142018.6438
Stony Point Nature Reserve (Penguin) (WC0000000000010033.331
Strandfontein Sewage Works (SA116) (WC338238050001767050031.67624
Sunshine Coast Nature Reserve (EC0000000010000050.021
Swartkops Estuary MOSS (SA096) (EC8010010010010033001001000071.42115
Thulazihleka Pan (KZ000000000400012.5162
Tsitsikamma National Park (SA098) (EC103301700002900010.9465
Uilkraalsmond Nature Reserve (WC00000000100000100.011
Umbilo-Umhlatuzana River Park (KZ0017809000000014.57611
Umdoni Park (KZ00000000011000.61561
Umgeni River Park (KZ10010080100100100455750809210079.4131104
Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve (KZ500502550000000012.8395
Umlalazi Nature Reserve (SA063) (KZ2940000080911006.91017
Umtamvuna Marine Conservancy (KZ0100501350000000035.0207
Umtamvuna Nature Reserve (SA086) (KZ0000900000001.4731
Umvoti Estuary (166) (SA073) (KZ8395838550622929773577363.6195124
West Coast National Park (SA105) (WC747472361100385050416849.5220109
Wilderness National Park (SA114) (WC50184300020170001715.58413
Woody Cape Nature Reserve (SA094) (Now part of Addo Elephant National Park 3326CB) (EC0010000670000007.9383
Zandvlei Nature Reserve (WC334043670600000143823.96716
Zwartkops Valley Nature Reserve (SA096) (EC000330050010000036.4114