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SABAP1 distribution
Current SABAP2 distribution, overlayed on
SABAP1 distribution

Spotted Eagle-Owl


Bubo africanus

IUCN Red Data status: Breeding indicator key
Endemic status:     No breeding data
Occurrence status:     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
Abe Bailey Nature Reserve (GP81000000103625142211.014516
Aberdeen Nature Reserve (EC0000001000000033.331
Addo Elephant National Park 3325DA (EC1451700981300696.914510
Albasini Water Conservancy (NP0000010000100000100.022
Albert Falls Resource Reserve (KZ1870001100008137.11269
Alice Glöckner Nature Reserve (GP0502550002000330014.7345
Amberglen Private Nature Reserve (KZ01015255000014017011.09110
Andries Vosloo Kudu Reserve (part of GFRNR) (EC0000100000200006.0503
Ants Nest Private Game Farm (NP00050000000005.6181
Anysberg Nature Reserve (SA108) (WC00230250008001.92705
Assegaaibosch Nature Reserve (WC00000000011002.6381
Auckland Nature Reserve (SA092) (EC000000000500012.581
Augrabies Falls National Park (SA029) (NC0203027011133315130015.312419
Balele Mountain Reserve (KZ0000000003001.3781
Balule Private Game Reserve (NP0000010000000040.052
Barberspan Nature Reserve (SA026) (NW0017140000010006.3483
Barberton Mountainlands Nature Reserve (MP00000000000172.0501
Baviaanskloof Complex 3324CA (SA093) (EC000000000100007.1141
Bayhead Natural Heritage Site (209) (KZ00001100000000.51851
Ben Alberts Private Nature Reserve* (NP000000500000010.0101
Ben Lavin Private Nature Reserve * (NP0067670000000025.0164
Benfontein (108) (SA033) (NC00017000000002.0501
Bethelsdorp Common MOSS (EC017140000800004.1743
Bierspruit Dam Conservation Area (NP000200000014003.4592
Bird Island Reserve (Lamberts Bay) (SA100) (WC0000000400000.33481
Bisley Valley Nat. Reserve (KZ8000000000001.6641
Blouberg Nature Reserve (NP00500000000009.1111
Bluff Nature Reserve (KZ4050000640001.63205
Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve (SA010) (MP0000000000602.0511
Bonamanzi Game Park (240) (KZ00018000080505.4935
Bontebok National Park (WC0050600946063.31806
Boosmansbos Wilderness Area (SA113) (WC00500000001000040.052
Borakalalo National Park (NW7000130770013115.61257
Boston Conservancy (KZ05005067000000023.5174
Botriviervlei and Kleinmond Estuary (SA118) (WC01000033250000010.4485
Botsalano Nature Reserve (SA024) (NW17000033000330010.0505
Botshabelo Nature Reserve (MP05000000000008.3121
Bronkhorstspruitdam Nature Reserve (GP00010000000001.01011
Buffelsdrift Conservancy (GP6205000820670007.912710
Buffelspruit Nature Reserve (EC000000000250025.041
Cape Columbine Nature Reserve (WC000000010000006.3161
Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve (CPNP) (WC00009000017003.7542
Cape Vidal State Forest (GSL) (SA058) (KZ000001000000005.3191
Cathedral Peak State Forest (NDP) (SA064) (KZ20000000000009.1111
Cedarberg Wilderness Area 3219AA (SA101) (WC00002500000003.6281
Cedarberg Wilderness Area 3219AC (SA101) (WC007120000042304.31647
Chelmsford Nature Reserve (SA059) (KZ0250000010025001313.8294
Chrissie Pans 2630AC (SA019) (MP005000000000050.021
Cleveland Game Park (NP2550670000010000020.8245
Cobham State Forest (NDP) (SA064) (KZ13000000000082.2912
Coleford Nature Reserve (SA080) (KZ003300050000086.4473
Combretum Private Nature Reserve (NP000000330000011.191
Commando Drift Nature Reserve (EC0001700255000006.8443
Craigie Burn Nature Reserve (KZ0000010000000050.021
Crystal Springs Private Game Reserve (MP670000000002295.8865
Cumberland Nature Reserve (320) (KZ0000000007000.81281
De Hoop Nature Reserve (SA119) (WC201419279502346293119022.922351
De Mond Nature Reserve (SA121) (WC00000000025095.6724
Dick Dent Bird Sanctuary (WC0000000080901.31532
DNyala Nature Reserve (SA007) (NP200170331725000008.6706
Dongola Private Nature Reserve (NP050000000000050.02211
Doorndraai Dam Nature Reserve (SA007) (NP02503300000500011.1273
Doornkloof Nature Reserve (NC000010000000009.1111
Doornkloof Nature Reserve (WC00000000033005.3191
Doornkloof Private Nature Reserve (GP00000014000001.3771
Doornkloof Private Nature Reserve (WC005000000000025.041
Driftsands MOSS (EC00000000000505.6181
Dukuduku State Forest (GSL) (SA058) (KZ000000033000020.0102
Elandsbaai Nature Reserve (WC38001100501000200024.2338
False Bay Park (GSL) (SA058) (KZ00000000000331.6611
Florence Bloom Bird Sanctuary (GP0200000673302005015.6457
Fouriesburg-Bethlehem-Clarens (SA048) (FS0000000010000075.043
Franklin Vlei (SA081) (KZ00000000500004.8211
Game Valley Estates (44) (KZ00000000002505.0201
Gamkaberg Nature Reserve (WC620188138111324137712.618323
Gamkapoort Nature Reserve (WC800581041040085.623413
Gamkaskloof Nature Reserve (part of Groot Swartberg Nature Reserve) (WC00000000200004.3231
Garden Castle Nature Reserve (NDP) (SA064) (KZ00000002500006.3161
Giants Castle Nature Reserve (NDP) (SA064) (KZ0000007000001.01021
Glen Avon Falls Kloof (71) (EC000000100000008.3121
Goegap Nature Reserve (NC000050000180100011.4354
Golden Gate Highlands National Park (SA047) (FS013029033000270012.3577
Goudhoek Farm (30) (KZ22133357335025294750504037.914555
Goukamma Nature & Marine Reserve (SA114) (WC05002000000703.02036
Great Fish River Nature Reserve (EC000010000100000040.052
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2732CA (SA058) (KZ10000000009330015.8193
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2732CB (SA058) (KZ00000000050005.6181
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2832AD (SA058) (KZ02000000030003.4883
Greyton Nature Reserve (WC0000000010000020.051
Groendal Wilderness Area (EC00000000033002.8361
Groenefontein Nature Reserve (X) (WC00000020000001.5671
Groot Swartberg Nature Reserve 3321BD (SA106) (WC00000170000001.9531
Groot Swartberg Nature Reserve 3322AC (SA106) (WC0000000360001.42213
Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve (WC00000000130002.6782
Grootwinterhoek State Forest (part of Ghoek Wilderness Area) (WC03300000000007.1141
Hans Hohelsen Private Nature Reserve (NP00050000000005.0201
Hans Merensky Nature Reserve (NP0000011202560430015.5589
Hartebeespoort Dam Nature Reserve (SA025) (NW00000001100001.8551
Hazelmere Dam Private Nature Reserve (KZ2000000000500015.0203
Helderberg Nature Reserve (WC76740100787705.125713
Hillandale Conservancy (KZ1001773338500000435021.38919
Himeville Nature Reserve (KZ100000000000007.7131
Hlabeni Forest (SA071) (KZ00000000005007.1141
Hlatikulu Nature Reserve (SA072) (KZ00500505000000016.7244
Hluhluwe Game Reserve (HUP) (SA060) (KZ9001402000015806.01177
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2831BB (SA060) (KZ000000050000012.581
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2831BC (SA060) (KZ0000000100000025.041
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2831BD (SA060) (KZ000330020011025010.0404
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2832AA (SA060) (KZ05000000000336712.1334
Hoedspruit Airforce Base (NP0000010000000033.331
Honnet Private Nature Reserve (NP0000000000100016.761
Ilanda Wilds Nature Reserve (KZ0201302002514000010.2596
Impendle Nature Reserve (SA077) (KZ00000000000506.7151
Itala Nature Reserve (SA056) (KZ18296833007400148.814813
Jejane Private Nature Reserve (NP002500400000006.7453
Kamberg Nature Reserve (SA064) (KZ001000000000002.3431
Kamfers Dam (179) (SA032) (NC00000001700003.4291
Kammanassie Nature Reserve (WC000220000170002.91043
Karatara Forest (WC0000000000100033.331
Karkloof Nature Reserve (SA074) (KZ000000005000012.581
Karoo National Park (SA102) (WC013880140005063.81606
Karoo Nature Reserve (SA090) (EC000500000140007.7262
Kenneth Stainbank Nature Reserve (KZ3000000200000.54042
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2420CC (SA027) (NC00000000033005.3191
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520AB (SA027) (NC00000000033003.2311
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520AC (SA027) (NC0010000000000033.331
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520AD (SA027) (NC000000000002520.051
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520BC (SA027) (NC4683813430220010501021.414531
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520CC (SA027) (NC42200000000251001320.09018
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520CD (SA027) (NC00000000025002.0491
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520DA (SA027) (NC00000005000002.5401
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2620AB (SA027) (NC250000000000106.1332
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2620BA (SA027) (NC33002500033000911.1455
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2620BB (SA027) (NC25000000000003.6281
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2620BC (SA027) (NC637883825080020674236.311341
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2620BD (SA027) (NC1000000000000050.021
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens (WC318001401101133332916.013121
Klaserie Private Nature Reserve (SA002) (NP00011000000004.1492
Kleinmond Coast and Mountain Nature Reserve (WC0100000000000011.191
Knysna National Park (WC001000100000000025.082
Kromrivierspoort (151) (X) (EC00100000000000100.011
Kruger National Park 2230DB (SA002) (NP000001000000004.2241
Kruger National Park 2231AC (SA002) (NP02000110025140005.4744
Kruger National Park 2231AD (SA002) (NP00000000250002.3441
Kruger National Park 2231CA (SA002) (NP080170000001102.31744
Kruger National Park 2331AA (SA002) (NP000000010000003.7271
Kruger National Park 2331AB (SA002) (NP01300009000002.91033
Kruger National Park 2331CB (SA002) (NP00000000013001.5661
Kruger National Park 2331DC (SA002) (NP700140014000003.4893
Kruger National Park 2431AB (SA002) (MP1000709000170005.6714
Kruger National Park 2431AD (SA002) (MP40014250100000006.5936
Kruger National Park 2431BC (SA002) (MP00002000000001.4711
Kruger National Park 2431DC (SA002) (MP0000000080001.0971
Kruger National Park 2531AB (SA002) (MP1702500000200005.3573
Kruger National Park 2531AD (SA002) (MP05000170000033010.0505
Kruger National Park 2531BB (SA002) (MP50000000000001.2811
Krugersdorp Nature Reserve (GP00000500000100010.5192
Kube Yini Private Game Reserve (KZ002500000000016.761
Kwandwe Private Game Reserve (EC000010033000500019.2265
Lake Eland Game Reserve (KZ0000000100000033.331
Langjan Nature Reserve (NP0000000000100020.051
Leopard Kloof Private Nature Reserve (SA025) (NW00131450330002003314.76810
Lesheba Wilderness (88) (NP00000000000106.7151
Letaba Ranch (NP0050000025250007.1423
Limpopo National Park (Vhembe Nature Reserve) (SA001) (NP50000010000000011.8172
Lissataba Nature Reserve (NP50001005075025050505036.73011
Londolozi Private Nature Reserve (MP13033070000010006.1996
Lone Hill Nature Reserve (GP0200000025140004.2713
Loskop Dam Nature Reserve (SA015) (MP0000500330000011.1273
Loteni Nature Reserve (NDP) (SA064) (KZ00000000002002.1471
Lower Berg River Wetlands (SA104) (WC33140005013020050015.6457
Mabalingwe Private Nature Reserve (NP0000001000100009.5212
Mabula Game Lodge (NP0000000000201.4741
Madikwe Game Reserve (NW00253300002900018.2224
Madwala Conservancy (KZ1000000000000020.051
Makuya Park (NP000000005000025.041
Malalotja Nature Reserve (SW001) (sz500000000131701713.8294
Manyeleti Game Reserve (SA002) (NP003300000330007.7262
Mapelane Forest Reserve (GSL) (SA057) (KZ02000000000002.3441
Mapungubwe National Park (NP20000000000004.8211
Marakele National Park (SA007) (NP000001000000004.5221
Maria Moroka National Park (FS00000001055042.61955
Marloth Nature Reserve (SA113) (WC00000001317201404.2964
Masebe Nature Reserve (SA007) (NP000000000100004.5221
Matatiele Commonage (SA082) (KZ000000005000033.331
Mbumbazi Nature Reserve (KZ00000200000003.7271
Mhlopeni Nature Reserve (223) (KZ1000100010000000010040.0104
Mhoge (121) * (EC000000001750004.8422
Middle Vaal River (SA038) (FS130000000003303.2622
Midmar Nature Reserve (SA076) (KZ000000000171302.7732
Mkuzi Game Reserve (SA057) (KZ18016817979455139.255251
Mokala National Park (NC0100000000000033.331
Mokolo Dam Nature Reserve (Hans Strijdom) (NP000000000010009.1111
Molopo Nature Reserve (NW033000000000010.0101
Monks Cowl State Forest (NDP) (SA064) (KZ00010000000004.0251
Montagu Mountain Nature Reserve (WC010000000000008.3121
Mosdene Private Nature Reserve (SA002) (NP0050000500505050017.2295
Mount Currie Nature Reserve (SA084) (KZ00503300000067026.7154
Mountain Sanctuary Park (SA025) (NW00500000000006.7151
Mountain Zebra National Park (EC2302158492011020010.418219
Msinsi Nature Reserve (KZ00000017000002.0501
Ndumo Game Reserve (SA052) (KZ944210122924276138343629.625074
New Germany Nature Reserve (KZ00130000000001.31492
Northern Farms Nature Reserve (Diepsloot NR) (SA025) (GP00702000000003.2632
Nylsvley Nature Reserve (SA008) (NP5000000000051.21642
Olifants River Private Game Reserve (X) (NP05001305000200008.9454
Olifantsvlei Nature Reserve (GP0000070600501.71743
Orange River Mouth Wetlands (SA030) (NC000000000001003.6281
Oribi Gorge Nature Reserve (SA085) (KZ6766030400002.72557
Outspan Bird Sanctuary (GP0700007870073.11625
Overberg Wheatbelt 3420AC (SA115) (WC000000200000010.0101
Overberg Wheatbelt 3420CA (SA115) (WC00010000000000100.011
Paardenberg Nature Reserve (WC003350000171300014.3426
Paarl Bird Sanctuary (WC0000200000000.24961
Palmiet Nature Reserve (KZ00000000042502.22305
Papillon (265) (GP140000000005006.3322
Paternoster Rock Island Reserve (WC00000000100000100.011
Phinda Resource Reserve (204) (KZ14000000000007.1141
Pierie Forest (Evelyn Valley) (SA092) (EC0001000000000040.052
Pigeon Valley Park (149) (KZ017012000500002.61524
Pilanesberg National Park 2527AA (SA023) (NW07282014110403006.520013
Platberg Wildflower Gardens (FS1300017251313140007.819315
Pledge Nature Reserve (WC000000050000010.0101
Polokwane (Pietersburg) Bird Sanctuary (NP000330002000003.3602
Polokwane (Pietersburg) Nature Reserve (SA006) (NP258302002013113320261723.29923
Pomfret Training Area (NW50001000000000066.732
Pongola Nature Reserve (KZ00000000002003.2311
Pongolapoort Nature Reserve (SA055) (KZ00000006700010020.0153
Qwaqwa National Park (SA047) (FS04000000006705042.9146
Richtersveld National Park 2817AC (NC0000000001000025.041
Rietvlei Nature Reserve (GP0000040000000.42261
Riviersonderend Nature Reserve (WC000000200000171.71202
Rocherpan Nature Reserve (WC00000000010001.4741
Rolfontein Nature Reserve (SA037) (NC01005000000000016.7122
Roodeplaat Dam Nature Reserve (GP0000504004001.32333
Roodewaal Forest Reserve (NP000000000330025.041
Rooipoort (4) (X) (NC00000000002509.1111
Roosfontein Nature Reserve (KZ0060500000001.01912
Royal Natal National Park (SA064) (KZ17000000000001.6631
Rust de Winter Dam Nature Reserve (NP00004000000003.4592
Rustenburg Nature Reserve (SA025) (Kgaswane Mountain Reserve) (NW01400000800004.1492
Rustig (295) (GP00000000000335.3191
S.A. Lombard Nature Reserve (NW0000010000000016.761
Sabie Sand Game Reserve (SA002) (NP0000100000000020.051
Saldanha Military Area (WC00000001100002.2461
Salmonsdam Nature Reserve (WC00000000100006717.6173
Sam Knott. Nature Reserve (part of GFRNR) (EC000020000725006.1493
San Sebastian Private Nature Reserve (WC0000000008005.6181
Sandveld Nature Reserve (SA039) (FS00317850000604.32089
Schmidtsdrif Military Area (NC00000000000100100.011
Schotia Safaris (EC0000000001000033.331
Seekoeivlei Nature Reserve (FS00000000002503.6281
Selati Game Reserve (NP0007014200671306.91168
Seringveld Conservancy (GP000092725000007.7655
Settlers Park Nature Reserve (EC0704500000582.32215
Sewula Private Nature Reserve (KZ00000000100000100.011
Shongweni Resources Reserve (156) (KZ2002200207531.855610
Silverglen Nature Reserve (KZ000000330000016.761
Skilpad Nature Reserve (Now part of Namaqua National Park 3017BB) (NC050000000003306.9292
Sodwana State Forest (SA058) (KZ00100000000050025.082
Soetdoring Nature Reserve (SA049) (FS000013022201410806.914510
Spioenkop Nature Reserve (SA062) (KZ6073300000004146.71047
St Lucia Park (SA058) (KZ00330000000002.3431
Strandfontein Sewage Works (SA116) (WC0013000500001305.3764
Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve (SA022) (GP00000000301501.82835
Tankwa Karoo National Park (NC00500005025670010033.3186
Tembe Elephant Park (KZ0000040000000.71401
The Wilds Nature Reserve (GP000000001000002.7371
Thomas Baines Nature Reserve (EC00200000000004.2241
Thornybush Nature Reserve (NP0000000001000033.331
Timbavati Private Nature Reserve (SA002) (NP001460170000003.91787
Towerkop Nature Reserve (WC0470000003001.33084
Tsolwana Nature Reserve (EC000250000000025.041
Tswalu Private Nature Reserve (NC0033025000000020.0102
Tussen-die-Riviere Nature Reserve (FS140100001001005000353327.85415
Ukhuhlamba-Drakensberg Park 2828DB (SA064) (KZ01000000000000100.011
Ukhuhlamba-Drakensberg Park 2829CC (SA064) (KZ1000000000000020.051
Ukhuhlamba-Drakensberg Park 2929CC (SA064) (KZ0000000000010040.052
Umbogavango Nature Reserve (KZ0200033001800098.51069
Umdoni Park (KZ0000004000000.61561
Umfolozi Game Reserve (SA060) (KZ02015033000102001511.710312
Umgeni Valley Nature Reserve (55) (KZ0006000000000.61741
Umhlatuze CCA (KZ000000100100000033.362
Umlalazi Nature Reserve (SA063) (KZ000110000001002.01012
Umsuluzi Riverside Lodge and Game Park (KZ000000000005014.371
Umtamvuna Nature Reserve (SA086) (KZ250000000250002.7732
Umzumbe Conservancy (KZ00000000003303.4291
Vaal Dam Nature Reserve (GP00170000000003.4291
Vaalbos National Park (NC0100000000020006.3322
Vaalhoek Nature Reserve (WC050000000000010.0101
Vaalkop Dam Nature Reserve (NW020000081300084.01255
Verlorenvlei (SA103) (WC0000001000000025.041
Vernon Crookes Nature Reserve (KZ0000704004001.22523
Virginia Bush Nature Reserve (KZ000000100050003.1642
Vrolijkheid Nature Reserve (WC0000000500000.51841
Vryheid Hill Nature Reserve (KZ01080017029504050017.87313
Wakkerstroom Wetland Reserve (220) (MP000000100200002910.7566
Walter Sisulu National Botanical Gardens (GP01400000000001.31502
Warmbaths Nature Reserve (NP000000000002020.051
Weenen Nature Reserve(SA068) (KZ173323182710160130181316.526043
Welgevonden Private Game Reserve (NP500000000000020.0102
West Coast Fossil Park (WC0000000025020011.8172
West Coast National Park (SA105) (WC55052213141000955.922013
Wilderness National Park (SA114) (WC0180000001825007.1846
Willem Pretorius Game Reserve (SA044) (FS0220130003300005.9684
Witelsberg State Forest (WC00000000100000100.011
Woody Cape Nature Reserve (SA094) (Now part of Addo Elephant National Park 3326CB) (EC00000000330002.6381
Xumeni Forest (KZ0010000000000010.0101
Yellowwoods Nature Reserve (EC000000000029014.3142
Zemvelo Private Game Park (GP0133025000017011016.3498
Zinkwazi Conservancy (KZ0100000000000020.051
Zuurberg National Park (now part of Addo Elephant National Park 3325BC) (EC00000200000007.1141