Country/territory: South Africa
IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, A4ii (1998)
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Area: 367,108 ha
|Most recent IBA monitoring assessment|
|Year of assessment||Threat score (pressure)||Condition score (state)||Action score (response)|
|2012||very high||very unfavourable||negligible|
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This large area includes the Magaliesburg range on the Gauteng and North West border. The Cape Vulture Gyps coprotheres breeds on the mountain. Many raptor species have been recorded here for example White-backed Vulture Gyps africanus and Lappet-faced Vulture Aegypius tracheliotus.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Magaliesberg. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/03/2023.