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Robben Island is South Africa's largest coastal island and lies 11 km from Table Bay harbour in Cape Town. This oval 5 x 2 km island rises 30 m above sea level at its highest point. The island contains African Penguins Spheniscus demersus and large numbers of breeding Bank Cormorant Phalacrocorax neglectus.
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Robben Island. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/11/2021.