Penny Park

Country/territory: South Africa

IBA Criteria met: A1 (1998)
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Area: 120 ha

BirdLife South Africa
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2013 high very unfavourable negligible
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Site summary
The site is located 5 km northeast of Kokstad, at an altitude of 1 300 m a.s.l. It lies within a narrow finger of Highland Sourveld to Cymbopogon-Themeda Veld Transition. It occupies the valley bottom along the meandering course of the Manzimnyama River amidst agricultural land. This site contains White-winged Flufftail Sarothrura ayresi.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Penny Park. Downloaded from on 09/08/2022.