|Most recent IBA monitoring assessment|
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The IBA includes the Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve, the Swadini and Manoutsa portions of the Mpumalanga Drakensberg escarpment that fall outside the reserve, and a number of forestry-owned areas. This is the only site in South Africa that supports breeding Taita Falcon Falco fasciinucha.
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Blyde River Canyon. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/05/2022.