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SABAP1 distribution
Current SABAP2 distribution, overlayed on
SABAP1 distribution

Goliath Heron


Ardea goliath

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 (GP54606030306775607175525657.914584
Albasini Water Conservancy (NP0000000010000050.021
Albert Falls Resource Reserve (KZ50500380222010140334029.412637
Amatikulu Nature Reserve (KZ50400806729401001443116744.96931
Amberglen Private Nature Reserve (KZ00000000001701.1911
Andries Vosloo Kudu Reserve (part of GFRNR) (EC0001400500000256.0503
Augrabies Falls National Park (SA029) (NC82001343672027232502322.612428
Barberspan Nature Reserve (SA026) (NW100100100866700100090758387.54842
Bayhead Natural Heritage Site (209) (KZ42386563785077636550426054.6185101
Beachwood Mangroves Nature Reserve (KZ0100500000000100050.0105
Beaulieu Bird Sanctuary (GP00000015000001.61262
Bierspruit Dam Conservation Area (NP131720001000014008.5595
Blesbokspruit (SA021) (GP5010000006700033033.3155
Bloemhof Dam Nature Reserve (SA039) (NW10000001001000000080.054
Bluff Nature Reserve (KZ17199124132121171482114.732047
Blythedale Beach Conservancy (KZ89901005010010010010007510010093.0128119
Bonamanzi Game Park (240) (KZ00506025331731718015.19314
Borakalalo National Park (NW200132063232729033252224.012530
Boskopdam Nature Reserve (NW0000001000000033.331
Bronkhorstspruitdam Nature Reserve (GP69606390506725901340042.610143
Cape Recife Nature Reserve (EC00003800000004.4683
Cape Vidal State Forest (GSL) (SA058) (KZ05000000000005.3191
Chelmsford Nature Reserve (SA059) (KZ142500100001000001317.2295
Chrissie Pans 2630AC (SA019) (MP00100000000000100.022
Cleveland Game Park (NP505033675010075001000058.32414
Coastal Forest Reserve (Kosi Bay) (KZ0000001000000033.331
Commando Drift Nature Reserve (EC0001750100050700011.4445
Con Joubert Bird Park (GP0200003313000005.7533
Cumberland Nature Reserve (320) (KZ0008000000000.81281
Dalpark Bird Sanctuary (GP00000010000000100.011
Darvill Bird Sanctuary (KZ60008082107004.21657
Dome Bergland Conservancy (NW00000000100000100.022
Doornkloof Nature Reserve (NC00033000000009.1111
Dukuduku State Forest (GSL) (SA058) (KZ1000000005010000050.0105
Eastern Shores State Forest (KZ500100000000250042.973
Elandsbaai Nature Reserve (WC13033440050505000027.3339
Empisini Nature Reserve (KZ00000001000001.1921
Enkeldoornspoort Nature Reserve (NP0000000010000020.051
Enseleni Nature Reserve (KZ00050330050000015.0203
Erfenis Dam Nature Reserve (FS00001000000000100.011
False Bay Park (GSL) (SA058) (KZ10000444350501440100436744.36127
Free State National Botanical Gardens (FS00000000500002.3431
Gamtoos River Mouth Nature Reserve (EC06010006710067002003330.44614
Gariep Dam Nature Reserve (SA051) (FS0500100001005050330056.3169
Glen Austin Pan Bird Sanctuary (GP01813253329180800011.812715
Grassland Biosphere Reserve 2730CB (SA020) (KZ003300000000025.041
Great Fish River Wetland Reserve (EC00001001000010000027.3113
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2732CB (SA058) (KZ100001000010010025100100066.71812
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2832AB (SA058) (KZ10000080671000801001005066.73020
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2832AD (SA058) (KZ08010038020360550403345.58840
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2832BA (SA058) (KZ000000006700025.082
Grootvaly Wetland Reserve (SA021) (GP5000000010001000025.0164
Hans Merensky Nature Reserve (NP4000000400201405012.1587
Harold Johnson Nature Reserve (KZ01000331000000500015.2335
Hartebeespoort Dam Nature Reserve (SA025) (NW000033000025003.6552
Hluhluwe Game Reserve (HUP) (SA060) (KZ2703372001413153825017.111720
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2831BB (SA060) (KZ000000050000012.581
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2831BD (SA060) (KZ050000040022025015.0406
Ilanda Wilds Nature Reserve (KZ00000013000001.7591
Inanda Dam and Resort (KZ0000100000000025.041
Kabeljous River Nature Reserve (EC10000000050000011.1273
Kalkfontein Dam Nature Reserve (SA050) (FS000000500000033.331
Kamfers Dam (179) (SA032) (NC006710000290000017.2295
Kap River Nature Reserve (EC001433000000004.9412
Karoo Nature Reserve (SA090) (EC00000000001703.8261
Kenneth Stainbank Nature Reserve (KZ0000000204000.54042
Klipfontein Bird Sanctuary (KZ17500050100000003325.0205
Koppies Dam Nature Reserve (FS0001001000005000077.897
Korannaberg Conservancy (FS000050000000020.051
Korsman Bird Sanctuary (= Westdene Nature Reserve) (GP1529914251151418682414.719729
Kromme Island Estates Private Nature Reserve (EC00000000001000100.022
Kruger National Park 2231AC (SA002) (NP2040500334017251444333328.47421
Kruger National Park 2231AD (SA002) (NP176005040000100003329.54413
Kruger National Park 2231CA (SA002) (NP8800300080602.91745
Kruger National Park 2231CC (SA002) (NP00000000000504.2241
Kruger National Park 2231CD (SA002) (NP00002505000033021.1194
Kruger National Park 2331AB (SA002) (NP56532500504506064505345.610347
Kruger National Park 2331AC (SA002) (NP200100500000000014.3213
Kruger National Park 2331AD (SA002) (NP067000000000014.3142
Kruger National Park 2331BA (SA002) (NP50010001000100001003310053.8137
Kruger National Park 2331CA (SA002) (NP000000100010000066.732
Kruger National Park 2331CB (SA002) (NP4001467003125505033025.86617
Kruger National Park 2331CC (SA002) (NP00000170700003.8522
Kruger National Park 2331CD (SA002) (NP0503305033170330100022.2368
Kruger National Park 2331DA (SA002) (NP01000000000500015.4132
Kruger National Park 2331DC (SA002) (NP33755029505043503345786348.38943
Kruger National Park 2331DD (SA002) (NP000000010000100050.0105
Kruger National Park 2431AA (SA002) (MP000000000330033.331
Kruger National Park 2431AB (SA002) (MP00000002200002.8712
Kruger National Park 2431BA (SA002) (MP330020010067290338010036.25821
Kruger National Park 2431BC (SA002) (MP2000005050000005.6714
Kruger National Park 2431BD (SA002) (MP901020000800805.3955
Kruger National Park 2431CD (SA002) (MP0000000100000011.5263
Kruger National Park 2431DB (SA002) (MP200250000000006.5312
Kruger National Park 2431DC (SA002) (MP0170010330172325332318.69718
Kruger National Park 2431DD (SA002) (MP00000145000501809.6525
Kruger National Park 2531AA (SA002) (MP500000000000014.371
Kruger National Park 2531AD (SA002) (MP000003300022006.0503
Kruger National Park 2531BA (SA002) (MP00000000001302.4421
Kruger National Park 2531BB (SA002) (MP02544100165002020259922.28118
Kruger National Park 2531BC (SA002) (MP00000250025006712.2415
Kruger National Park 2531BD (SA002) (MP5000033250331000403334.43211
Lake Sibaya Fresh Water Reserve (SA054) (KZ0000000000010033.362
Leeuwkuil Nature Reserve (GP050000000000025.041
Letaba Ranch (NP0250001302550006726.24211
Lichtenburg Game Birding Camp (NW00000500000009.1111
Limpopo National Park (Vhembe Nature Reserve) (SA001) (NP00000100100001000017.6173
Lissataba Nature Reserve (NP000000025605050020.0306
Londolozi Private Nature Reserve (MP00001000000003.0993
Loskop Dam Nature Reserve (SA015) (MP00000033000003.7271
Lydenburg Production Unit (MP000000250000012.581
Malandeni Sewage Works (KZ000000673325033015.2335
Mapelane Forest Reserve (GSL) (SA057) (KZ33050402533000100100034.14415
Mapungubwe National Park (NP402500025100000010033.3217
Maria Moroka National Park (FS686771795710060626830557163.6195124
Marievale Bird Sanctuary (SA021) (GP91796348576452777383779173.2369270
Marloth Park Conservancy (MP10000005000000026.3195
Melrose Bird Sanctuary (GP8000000000000.73072
Middle Vaal River (SA038) (FS7500251311330250332524.26215
Midmar Nature Reserve (SA076) (KZ401738172002033251750024.77318
Mkuzi Game Reserve (SA057) (KZ8102938293023313831332629.3552162
Mlawula Game Reserve (SW002) (sz067000000000507.7393
Mpenjati Nature Reserve (KZ00000000140000.81191
Ndabushe Wildlife Sanctuary (GP0100000100010006750054.5116
Ndumo Game Reserve (SA052) (KZ45677444657653657350554559.6250149
Nooitgedacht Dam Nature Reserve (MP0100000000000025.041
North Park Nature Reserve (KZ0000006000000.81191
Northern Farms Nature Reserve (Diepsloot NR) (SA025) (GP2020140050753301017019.06312
Northern Treatment Works (KZ1436170025502929010016.411619
Nyl River Bush Camp (NP100000001000000066.732
Nylsvley Nature Reserve (SA008) (NP21152018017451813718516.516427
Olifants River Private Game Reserve (X) (NP5000005000014098.9454
Olifantsvlei Nature Reserve (GP4231133114725132021261421.317437
Orange River Mouth Wetlands (SA030) (NC0500100005029000032.1289
Oviston Nature Reserve (EC00000100000000100.011
Paarl Bird Sanctuary (WC351277127336236.049630
Phinda Resource Reserve (204) (KZ4317000000000028.6144
Pilanesberg National Park 2527AA (SA023) (NW040000001367204.02008
Polokwane (Pietersburg) Nature Reserve (SA006) (NP00000001100001.0991
Pongola Nature Reserve (KZ010033010000050100402938.73112
Pongolapoort Nature Reserve (SA055) (KZ000000100670029033.3155
Prozesky Bird Sanctuary (NW000001000000007.7131
Pumalanga Game Ranch (KZ0000000001000033.331
Richards Bay Game Reserve (SA079) (KZ7510000000010003310053.8137
Richtersveld National Park 2817AA (NC000000000100010050.042
Rietvlei Nature Reserve (GP0000084131214004.422610
Rolfes Pan Nature Reserve (GP50080600001102.21854
Rolfontein Nature Reserve (SA037) (NC0050000000050016.7122
Rondebult Bird Sanctuary (GP013500130000083.61385
Rondevlei Nature Reserve (SA116) (WC0001001314000004.3703
Roodeplaat Dam Nature Reserve (GP00065041600002.62336
Rooipoort (4) (X) (NC000000000001009.1111
Rustfontein Nature Reserve (FS1001001001000010000000100.088
Rynfield Nature Reserve (GP02550025252005020673325.54712
San Lameer Conservancy (KZ00025000000002.1471
Sandveld Nature Reserve (SA039) (FS100256174585544643257634058.2208121
Schuinsdraai Nature Reserve (NP00100000000000100.011
Seekoeivlei Nature Reserve (FS000401000000250014.3284
Seekoerivier Nature Reserve (EC0002540330100000016.7305
Shongweni Resources Reserve (156) (KZ25500260100202.755615
Sileza Nature Reserve (KZ330000000000025.041
Sodwana Bay National Park (SA058) (KZ005000000000012.581
Sodwana State Forest (SA058) (KZ0010005000003350050.084
Soetdoring Nature Reserve (SA049) (FS758320777550100607171836769.7145101
Spioenkop Nature Reserve (SA062) (KZ207060290009431416.310417
Spitskop Dam (SA028) (NC10000000100100000083.365
Springs Bird Sanctuary (SA021) deproclaimed 1998 (GP3305003300003367025.0287
St Lucia Game Reserve (SA058) (KZ00010000000006045.5115
St Lucia Marine Reserve (SA058) (KZ0000001000000033.331
St Lucia Park (SA058) (KZ1301001001001005005018010039.54317
Stan Madden Bird Sanctuary (SA021) (GP001000000000005.9171
Steenkampsberg 2529DD (SA016) (MP00000000001000100.011
Strandfontein Sewage Works (SA116) (WC00000025000001.3761
Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve (SA022) (GP0040000006801.42834
Swartkops Estuary MOSS (SA096) (EC0005000000670014.3213
Syferfontein Rehabilitation Area (South) (MP0000000100000066.732
T.C. Robertson Nature Reserve (KZ00000000000331.8571
Tala Game Reserve (KZ00000010000001.01051
Tembe Elephant Park (KZ033010178320800011.414016
Tharfield Private Nature Reserve (EC0000010000000050.021
Thulazihleka Pan (KZ1001001000100000040100062.51610
Tussen-die-Riviere Nature Reserve (FS05000010000140293320.45411
Umbilo-Umhlatuzana River Park (KZ00800800500003.9763
Umbogavango Nature Reserve (KZ000000130002543.81064
Umfolozi Game Reserve (SA060) (KZ200020000010105007.81038
Umgeni River Park (KZ823380671005055572155384052.713169
Umhlanga Conservancy (KZ00001725110180007.0715
Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve (KZ5050250100605000033035.93914
Umhlatuze CCA (KZ0000100010010000010066.764
Umlalazi Nature Reserve (SA063) (KZ14606767334423311822506736.610137
Umsuluzi Riverside Lodge and Game Park (KZ000000000750042.973
Umvoti Estuary (166) (SA073) (KZ34381723368121400243222.619544
Vaal Dam Nature Reserve (GP50050003310050000027.6298
Vaalbos National Park (NC0050100000000006.3322
Vaalkop Dam Nature Reserve (NW4270383344274213330233135.212544
Verlorenvlei (SA103) (WC0000001000000025.041
Virginia Bush Nature Reserve (KZ00110000000001.6641
Vrolijkheid Nature Reserve (WC0000000000400.51841
Wakkerstroom Wetland Reserve (220) (MP00112033002067020716.1569
Wanebaai (106) (NC10010000000100000075.043
Wanebaai (106) (X) (NC1001000000000000100.044
Willem Pretorius Game Reserve (SA044) (FS7556656301008610060834010069.16847
Wolwespruit Dam Nature Reserve (NW00010000000000100.011
Zinkwazi Conservancy (KZ0100501000000000060.053
Zuurberg National Park (now part of Addo Elephant National Park 3325BC) (EC0000010000000035.7145
Zwartkops Valley Nature Reserve (SA096) (EC000670000000018.2112