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SABAP1 distribution

Rock Dove


Columba livia

IUCN Red Data status: Breeding indicator key
Endemic status:     No breeding data
Occurrence status: Introduced alien     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 (GP23201350503325403617381129.714543
Addo Elephant National Park 3325DA (EC00000001307001.41452
Akkerendam Nature Reserve (NC0000000010000016.761
Alice Glöckner Nature Reserve (GP000000200250005.9342
Amakhala Game Reserve (EC0000100000000020.0102
Amatikulu Nature Reserve (KZ00000003300001.4691
Amersfoort-Bethal-Carolina Dist. 2629DB (SA018) (MP00000000000100100.011
Atherstone Nature Reserve (NP00000033010000025.082
Austin Roberts Bird Sanctuary (GP1703350033430202505023.44711
Baakens Valley MOSS (EC010000010067033005022.2276
Barberspan Nature Reserve (SA026) (NW170170000001025010.4485
Baviaanskloof Complex 3324CB (SA093) (EC00000005000004.2241
Bayhead Natural Heritage Site (209) (KZ79676588675085566569677068.6185127
Beachwood Mangroves Nature Reserve (KZ01005000010001000100070.0107
Beaulieu Bird Sanctuary (GP0000000000800.81261
Benfontein (108) (SA033) (NC00000010013001706.0503
Bethelsdorp Common MOSS (EC33330250003100173314.97411
Bierspruit Dam Conservation Area (NP00200000000001.7591
Bird Island Reserve (Lamberts Bay) (SA100) (WC0000040000330.93483
Bloemhof Dam Nature Reserve (SA039) (NW0000010000000020.051
Blouvlei / Intaka Island (WC5000000003350100023.5174
Bluff Military Area (KZ00100010001001001001000100100.099
Bluff Nature Reserve (KZ9105121777241398410.332033
Blythedale Beach Conservancy (KZ0002501700013503.11284
Boero Dam Bird Sanctuary (GP5050500447156558075677157.19856
Bonamanzi Game Park (240) (KZ0000000007001.1931
Bontebok National Park (WC00000013006062.21804
Borakalalo National Park (NW001300007130002.41253
Bot River Nature Reserve (WC050050501001000000029.4175
Botriviervlei and Kleinmond Estuary (SA118) (WC17400000256700203325.04812
Botshabelo Nature Reserve (MP00050100000000016.7122
Boulders Bay (CPNP) (SA117) (WC1000000000000050.021
Bronkhorstspruitdam Nature Reserve (GP00010033001313005.01015
Buffelsdrift Conservancy (GP051100178403333543315.012719
Burman Bush Nature Reserve (KZ00100859204543.930912
Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve (CPNP) (WC00000020000001.9541
Cape Peninsula National Park (CPNP) (WC5000000005000020.0102
Cape Recife Nature Reserve (EC0000251102017002910.3687
Cape Vidal State Forest (GSL) (SA058) (KZ000001000000005.3191
Con Joubert Bird Park (GP17606050806763508080010062.35333
Cwebe Wildlife Reserve (SA089) (EC0000000080003.2311
Darvill Bird Sanctuary (KZ080080014871805.51659
Dassen Island Reserve (SA109) (WC0000368176720200014.37711
De Hoop Nature Reserve (SA119) (WC00000800471002.72236
Dick Dent Bird Sanctuary (WC24002323228007089.815315
Ditholo Nature Reserve (GP000000500050008.3242
DNyala Nature Reserve (SA007) (NP00000000110001.4701
Dome Bergland Conservancy (NW00000000100000100.022
Doornkloof Private Nature Reserve (GP31400013043033014015.67712
Durban Botanic Gardens (KZ330500203371020033029.54413
Durbanville Nature Reserve (WC0000500500000025.082
Dwesa Wildlife Reserve (SA089) (EC000000000100009.1111
Dyer Island Nature Reserve (SA120) (WC00000033000001.6611
Edith Stephens Wetland Park (WC00003304303300020.0255
Egoli Granite Grassland Nature Reserve (GP0100000000000050.021
Elandsbaai Nature Reserve (WC00000050000003.0331
Empisini Nature Reserve (KZ000001002000003.3923
Faerie Glen Nature Reserve (GP50010003320500100020024.2338
False Bay Park (proposed) (SA116) (WC000001000000010028.672
Florence Bloom Bird Sanctuary (GP00000000250002.2451
Franklin Nature Reserve (FS00001000100000100050.063
Gamkaberg Nature Reserve (WC0000000040701.11832
Gamkapoort Nature Reserve (WC0000030040000.92342
Gamtoos River Mouth Nature Reserve (EC00000001700002.2461
Giants Castle Nature Reserve (NDP) (SA064) (KZ01400000000001.01021
Glen Austin Pan Bird Sanctuary (GP00013000000061.61272
Glen Avon Falls Kloof (71) (EC00000000005008.3121
Goegap Nature Reserve (NC0000000090002.9351
Goukamma Nature & Marine Reserve (SA114) (WC00001000800001.52033
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2832AD (SA058) (KZ00060100000002.3882
Greyton Nature Reserve (WC000000001001000040.052
Groenkloof National Park (GP0000000000010010.0101
Groenkloof Nature Reserve( Inc Fount. Valley Nature Reserve) (GP50000100000000014.3142
Groot Swartberg Nature Reserve 3321BC (SA106) (WC000000010000004.3231
Groot Swartberg Nature Reserve 3322AC (SA106) (WC0000002300000.92212
Groot Swartberg Nature Reserve 3322BC (SA106) (WC00000050000002.4411
Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve (WC00000000620003.8783
Grootvaly Wetland Reserve (SA021) (GP000010000000006.3161
Hamerkop Bird Sanctuary (GP13503305010050757567251844.48136
Harmony Flats Nature Reserve (WC00000000010000100.011
Harmony Wetland Bird Sanctuary (FS00000000000100100.011
Harold Johnson Nature Reserve (KZ00000670000006.1332
Hartebeespoort Dam Nature Reserve (SA025) (NW025000140000003.6552
Helderberg Nature Reserve (WC0004054300001.62574
Ilanda Wilds Nature Reserve (KZ020000025000005.1593
Johannesburg Botanical Gardens (GP671001001001001001001001004010010085.33429
Kabeljous River Nature Reserve (EC000000005002007.4272
Kalbaskraal Nature Reserve (WC00000000100000100.011
Kamfers Dam (179) (SA032) (NC00000001700003.4291
Kammanassie Nature Reserve (WC14000000000001.01041
Karoo National Park (SA102) (WC70000005000002.51604
Kenneth Stainbank Nature Reserve (KZ1391214181357164009.740439
Keurbooms River Nature Reserve (WC00000001300000.91171
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520BC (SA027) (NC000000110010001.41452
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2620BC (SA027) (NC00013000000041.81132
Klipriviersberg Nature Reserve (GP000005000000025.041
Kloofendal Nature Reserve (GP010000000000005.3191
Knysna National Park (WC010000100000000037.583
Koeberg Nature Reserve (294) (WC005005067000505010032.1289
Korannaberg Conservancy (FS00100050000000040.052
Korsman Bird Sanctuary (= Westdene Nature Reserve) (GP3014014132640643544152928.419756
Kraalkop Game Reserve (GP000000000006766.732
Krantzkloof Nature Reserve (KZ000130000017002.7742
Kruger National Park 2331AB (SA002) (NP00000000200001.01031
Kruger National Park 2431DC (SA002) (MP0000000000701.0971
Kruger National Park 2531BD (SA002) (MP00000250000003.1321
Krugersdorp Nature Reserve (GP00000500000005.3191
Kwandwe Private Game Reserve (EC00000000500003.8261
Lichtenburg Game Birding Camp (NW000100050006000045.5115
Limietberg Nature Reserve (WC00000000100001.3801
Lone Hill Nature Reserve (GP1760435060442907160204342.37130
Lower Berg River Wetlands (SA104) (WC331433033025040405010028.94513
Mabalingwe Private Nature Reserve (NP00000000200009.5212
Mafikeng Game Reserve (NW0000000001000050.021
Malalotja Nature Reserve (SW001) (sz00000000003303.4291
Malandeni Sewage Works (KZ67335050100010067505033051.53317
Malgas Island (part of WCNP) (SA105) (WC0000000100000016.7122
Mankwe Wildlife Reserve (NW00000100000000100.011
Mapelane Forest Reserve (GSL) (SA057) (KZ0007000000002.3441
Mapungubwe National Park (NP000000100000004.8211
Maria Moroka National Park (FS16070013300550298.719517
Marico Bosveld Nature Reserve (NW000000670000066.732
Marievale Bird Sanctuary (SA021) (GP67041791215272361211.736943
Marloth Nature Reserve (SA113) (WC00000001300001.0961
Marloth Park Conservancy (MP00000130000005.3191
Mdala Nature Reserve (MP0140050000000012.5162
Melrose Bird Sanctuary (GP35101626172633362314112623.130771
Melville Koppies Nature Reserve (GP00002500001000020.0102
Mhoge (121) * (EC0000020142500007.1423
Middle Vaal River (SA038) (FS50020013331702550331322.66214
Midmar Nature Reserve (SA076) (KZ100000000017002.7732
Mkhombo Nature Reserve (MP500860022000100875545.27333
Moletsi Bird Sanctuary (NP0001001000100100005010070.0107
Mount Currie Nature Reserve (SA084) (KZ000000001000006.7151
Mountain Zebra National Park (EC00300000310001.61823
Mpenjati Nature Reserve (KZ000001880001804.21195
Mpetsane Conservation Estate (Farm Spitskop) (FS33500000333333100673332.33110
Msinsi Nature Reserve (KZ000173001701700012.0506
Nahoon Nature Reserve (EC0250000010020004.3693
Ndabushe Wildlife Sanctuary (GP010000001000000018.2112
Nduli Nature Reserve (EC0000100000000016.761
Nelspruit Nature Reserve (MP00330000330500012.0253
New Germany Nature Reserve (KZ00008021000003.41495
Norscot Koppies Nature Reserve (GP000017901714250189.2878
North Park Nature Reserve (KZ130008001190003.41194
Northern Farms Nature Reserve (Diepsloot NR) (SA025) (GP40607020502533020172523.86315
Northern Treatment Works (KZ332711330255014431410021.611625
Nylsvley Nature Reserve (SA008) (NP0009000000000.61641
Olifantsvlei Nature Reserve (GP0000700000051.11742
Orange River Mouth Wetlands (SA030) (NC0130000000001007.1282
Outspan Bird Sanctuary (GP47404630331343425053553640.716266
Overberg Wheatbelt 3420AA (SA115) (WC2500000400000033.393
Overberg Wheatbelt 3420AB (SA115) (WC00000010000005.3191
Paardenberg Nature Reserve (WC000000001320004.8422
Paarl Bird Sanctuary (WC52454339421917322243292634.1496169
Paarl Mountain Nature Reserve (WC0000003325050009.7313
Palmiet Nature Reserve (KZ0000000500600.92302
Papillon (265) (GP140001700000006.3322
Paradise Valley Nature Reserve (KZ573302025201314500255025.45915
Pigeon Valley Park (149) (KZ000618505130003.91526
Pilanesberg National Park 2527AA (SA023) (NW00001400400401.52003
Platberg Wildflower Gardens (FS0000000000070.51931
Pledge Nature Reserve (WC000000050000010.0101
Polokwane (Pietersburg) Bird Sanctuary (NP3317500205020605743603338.36023
Polokwane (Pietersburg) Nature Reserve (SA006) (NP0000001300400175.1995
Polokwane (Pietersburg) Sewage Works (NP50025050000500505035.0207
Pongola Nature Reserve (KZ001700000050006.5312
Pongolapoort Nature Reserve (SA055) (KZ00000000001406.7151
President Ridge Bird Sanctuary (GP100010001001001001005010010010095.02019
Pretoria National Botanical Gardens (GP801001005002050020800043.63917
Prozesky Bird Sanctuary (NW50100050100010000330046.2136
Pumula Park (Blaauwpan) Nature Reserve (GP00000200174005009.7626
Qwaqwa National Park (SA047) (FS00000000033007.1141
Raapenberg Bird Sanctuary (WC010050253310080000100044.02511
Richards Bay Game Reserve (SA079) (KZ010000000000007.7131
Rietfontein Ridge Nature Reserve (GP000010000000006.3161
Rietvlei Nature Reserve (GP000601347185865.322612
Rietvlei Wetland Reserve (SA111) (WC10000000000010010050.0126
Riverlands Nature Reserve (WC000001000000006.7151
Riviersonderend Nature Reserve (WC06000000014001.71202
Robben Island (147) (SA110) (WC33057003300000017.1356
Robben Island National Historical Monument (SA110) (WC1000000000000025.041
Robberg Nature Reserve (WC0800000000000.91171
Rolfes Pan Nature Reserve (GP07015767027622148.618516
Rondebult Bird Sanctuary (GP01302244013334317171715.213821
Rondevlei Nature Reserve (SA116) (WC10083100308650571001007150068.67048
Roodeplaat Dam Nature Reserve (GP7066564084764.723311
Rooihuiskraal Historic Terrain (GP0000000100000025.041
Roosfontein Nature Reserve (KZ8006560900003.11916
Ruimsig Entomological Nature Reserve (GP00000000330006.7151
Rust de Winter Dam Nature Reserve (NP0020000140140005.1593
Rustenburg Nature Reserve (SA025) (Kgaswane Mountain Reserve) (NW000020500000004.1492
Rynfield Nature Reserve (GP00000020050003310.6475
Saldanha Military Area (WC751007550757550337510010010069.64632
Salmonsdam Nature Reserve (WC00000250000005.9171
Sam Knott. Nature Reserve (part of GFRNR) (EC00000033000002.0491
San Lameer Conservancy (KZ000000014200004.3472
Sandveld Nature Reserve (SA039) (FS00040150007602.92086
Schotia Safaris (EC0000000001000033.331
Seekoeivlei Nature Reserve (FS000000000025177.1282
Seringveld Conservancy (GP085017900000006.2654
Settlers Park Nature Reserve (EC1174451100661085.422112
Shongweni Resources Reserve (156) (KZ5002404500562.555614
Silvermine Nature Reserve (CPNP) (WC00000250000005.6181
Sinclair Nature Reserve (WC000000100000008.3121
Soetdoring Nature Reserve (SA049) (FS0808000005002.11453
Spioenkop Nature Reserve (SA062) (KZ000120000000142.91043
Springs Bird Sanctuary (SA021) deproclaimed 1998 (GP6710010006701000100100100078.62822
Stan Madden Bird Sanctuary (SA021) (GP02500000000005.9171
Steenkampsberg 2529BD (SA016) (MP0000000000100050.021
Strandfontein Sewage Works (SA116) (WC175513221725000013017.17613
Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve (SA022) (GP5091213216817171509.928328
Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve Extension (SA022) (GP000000005000025.041
Swartkops Estuary MOSS (SA096) (EC601000100000010067100052.42111
T.C. Robertson Nature Reserve (KZ00001425033170008.8575
Tala Game Reserve (KZ9000000000001.01051
The Wilds Nature Reserve (GP1001006710010010010010010075010094.63735
Thomson Dam Nature Reserve (EC00000000003305.9171
Thulazihleka Pan (KZ0000100000000012.5162
Tienie Versveld National Botanical Gardens (WC0000000143300013.3152
Treasure Beach Nature Reserve (KZ00000130200022509.1555
Tswaing Crater Museum (GP0000014001000007.7262
Turfloop Nature Reserve (NP00000033100000022.292
Tussen-die-Riviere Nature Reserve (FS00001001000000003.7542
Tygerberg Nature Reserve (WC171002538020001701413.07710
Uitenhage Nature Reserve (EC00000003300005.0201
Ukhuhlamba-Drakensberg Park 2929AB (SA064) (KZ00025000000006.3161
Umbilo-Umhlatuzana River Park (KZ29290018850010000013.27610
Umbogavango Nature Reserve (KZ00001122209170007.51068
Umdoni Park (KZ212900293213182000013.515621
Umgeni River Park (KZ82897010010050736410085716078.6131103
Umhlanga Conservancy (KZ02002017000002007.0715
Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve (KZ000002013500017012.8395
Umlalazi Nature Reserve (SA063) (KZ00000110890003.01013
Umtamvuna Marine Conservancy (KZ03300000000005.0201
Umtamvuna Nature Reserve (SA086) (KZ00000000250001.4731
Umvoti Estuary (166) (SA073) (KZ70001423122970006.219512
Umzumbe Conservancy (KZ000000130330006.9292
University Port Elizabeth Private Nature Reserve (EC0100670050100001000069.2139
Uvongo Nature Reserve (KZ00005000000001.7581
Vaal Dam Nature Reserve (GP00000005000003.4291
Vaalkop Dam Nature Reserve (NW0000008000000.81251
Van Stadens Wild Flower Nature Reserve (EC00000000005003.2311
Victor Penning Bird Sanctuary (GP10000000000000100.011
Virginia Bush Nature Reserve (KZ000000201300004.7643
Vogelgat Private Nature Reserve (5) (X) (WC0000100000000010.0101
Vrolijkheid Nature Reserve (WC505000050614115.418410
Vryheid Hill Nature Reserve (KZ20080000000002.7732
Wakkerstroom Wetland Reserve (220) (MP000000100000073.6562
Walter Sisulu National Botanical Gardens (GP07017092217170008.715013
Waterval Nature Reserve (WC25000000000002.6381
Weenen Nature Reserve(SA068) (KZ3000000008000.82602
Welgevonden Private Game Reserve (NP000000000002010.0101
West Coast Fossil Park (WC0000000025060023.5174
West Coast National Park (SA105) (WC000000710617002.72206
Wilderness National Park (SA114) (WC090332502009135009.5848
Willem Pretorius Game Reserve (SA044) (FS0000000672033007.4685
Witbank Nature Reserve (MP0000100000000012.581
Wolhuterskop Nature Reserve (FS0010000000000050.021
Wonderboom Nature Reserve (GP00000250000004.0251
Zandvlei Nature Reserve (WC170290204000200143816.46711
Zemvelo Private Game Park (GP001000000001104.1492
Zuurberg National Park (now part of Addo Elephant National Park 3325BC) (EC00000033000007.1141