ZA093
Wilderness - Sedgefield Lakes Complex


Country/territory: South Africa

IBA Criteria met: A2, A3, A4i, A4iii (1998)
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Area: 12,250 ha

BirdLife South Africa
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2013 high unfavourable high
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Site summary
The Wilderness-Sedgefield Lakes Complex incorporates the Wilderness National Park and the Goukamma Nature Reserve along the coastal belt east of Wilderness. The IBA regularly supports more than 10 000 waterbirds every month. More than 262 species have been recorded for the IBA.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Wilderness - Sedgefield Lakes Complex. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/10/2021.