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SABAP1 distribution
Current SABAP2 distribution, overlayed on
SABAP1 distribution

Martial Eagle

Polemaetus bellicosus

IUCN Red Data status: VU Breeding indicator key
Endemic status:     No breeding data
Occurrence status:     Possible or Probable breeding
      Confirmed breeding

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Species occurance by site

Name of site Monthly reporting rate (RR %) Total
RR %
at site
Abe Bailey Nature Reserve (GP00010000000000.71451
Addo Elephant National Park 3325DA (EC71000149171300696.914510
Amakhala Game Reserve (EC000050000000010.0101
Amberglen Private Nature Reserve (KZ00013000000001.1911
Andries Vosloo Kudu Reserve (part of GFRNR) (EC00000000100002.0501
Anysberg Nature Reserve (SA108) (WC144031400000803.32709
Atherstone Nature Reserve (NP000000330000012.581
Augrabies Falls National Park (SA029) (NC00100007000001.61242
Balele Mountain Reserve (KZ0070000000001.3781
Balule Private Game Reserve (NP0010000000000020.051
Barberspan Nature Reserve (SA026) (NW00000000001302.1481
Baviaanskloof Complex 3324CB (SA093) (EC00000000000204.2241
Benfontein (108) (SA033) (NC00000000250002.0501
Bierspruit Dam Conservation Area (NP00020000000001.7591
Bloemhof Dam Nature Reserve (SA039) (NW0000010000000020.051
Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve (SA010) (MP0000000000602.0511
Bonamanzi Game Park (240) (KZ00000000013002.2932
Bontebok National Park (WC000100013090063.31806
Borakalalo National Park (NW70001307000002.41253
Botriviervlei and Kleinmond Estuary (SA118) (WC17000000000002.1481
Botsalano Nature Reserve (SA024) (NW000000004017006.0503
Caledon Nature Reserve (WC0000000100000050.021
Chelmsford Nature Reserve (SA059) (KZ02500000000003.4291
Cleveland Game Park (NP0506767751001000100500062.52415
Coleford Nature Reserve (SA080) (KZ00000000000174.3472
Commando Drift Nature Reserve (EC00000005000002.3441
Cotswold Downs Estate (KZ000000010000003.6281
Cumberland Nature Reserve (320) (KZ0678001100149147.01289
De Hoop Nature Reserve (SA119) (WC100119141752343007.222316
De Mond Nature Reserve (SA121) (WC0000000000992.8722
Djuma Game Reserve (MP001000000405000019.0214
DNyala Nature Reserve (SA007) (NP025170100001411014011.4708
Double Drift Game Reserve (part of GFRNR) (EC00000003300010020.0102
Dronfield Farm (SA031) (NC00000000010000100.011
Dundee Agricultural Research Station Conservancy (KZ00050000000006.7151
Ecca Nature Reserve (EC00000000010000100.011
False Bay Park (GSL) (SA058) (KZ00000000000331.6611
Game Valley Estates (44) (KZ000010000500025015.0203
Gamkaberg Nature Reserve (WC62000190221980078.718316
Gamkapoort Nature Reserve (WC80010330000002.12345
Giants Castle Nature Reserve (NDP) (SA064) (KZ100200007000085.91026
Goegap Nature Reserve (NC00000002500002.9351
Goudhoek Farm (30) (KZ11000111000000102.81454
Goukamma Nature & Marine Reserve (SA114) (WC0000000045001.02032
Grahamstown Training Area (EC01000000000000100.011
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2732CA (SA058) (KZ1000000050505500047.4199
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2732CB (SA058) (KZ100000003302500022.2184
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2832AB (SA058) (KZ050002000000006.7302
Groendal Wilderness Area (EC00000000330002.8361
Groenefontein Nature Reserve (X) (WC00002500000001.5671
Groot Swartberg Nature Reserve 3322AC (SA106) (WC00140084030002.32215
Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve (WC002017000000002.6782
Grootvlei Private Nature Reserve (X) (NP00000000000100100.011
Hans Hohelsen Private Nature Reserve (NP00050100000000010.0202
Hans Merensky Nature Reserve (NP20202500220040040015.5589
Helderberg Nature Reserve (WC0004000700001.22573
Hillandale Conservancy (KZ00000170000001.1891
Himeville Nature Reserve (KZ00500000000007.7131
Hlabeni Forest (SA071) (KZ0000000033050014.3142
Hluhluwe Game Reserve (HUP) (SA060) (KZ000214040291310318015.411718
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2831BA (SA060) (KZ000000500000020.051
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2831BB (SA060) (KZ000000005000025.082
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2831BC (SA060) (KZ0000000100000025.041
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2831BD (SA060) (KZ000002000673325022.5409
Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park 2832AA (SA060) (KZ0000025002503309.1333
Hoedspruit Airforce Base (NP0000000010000033.331
Hogsback (225) (EC00001000000000100.011
Hogsback Indigenous Forest (SA092) (EC000000001000006.7151
Itala Nature Reserve (SA056) (KZ90130110020258181412.814819
Jejane Private Nature Reserve (NP000290200000006.7453
Kaapsehoop/Blue Swallow (160) (SA014) (MP100000000000009.1111
Kamberg Nature Reserve (SA064) (KZ50000000000002.3431
Kariega Park Private Game Reserve (EC00002500140200010.0303
Karkloof Nature Reserve (SA074) (KZ000500000000012.581
Karoo National Park (SA102) (WC0000000005000.61601
Karoo Nature Reserve (SA090) (EC000000250140010011.5263
Keurbooms River Nature Reserve (WC000000000111203.41174
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2420CC (SA027) (NC50067000010003303336.8197
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2420CD (SA027) (NC0501000000001000027.3113
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520AB (SA027) (NC255033000000001716.1315
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520AD (SA027) (NC000000000002520.051
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520BC (SA027) (NC1133252043022406040251823.414534
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520CB (SA027) (NC00100000000000100.011
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520CC (SA027) (NC132002500292903802118.99017
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520CD (SA027) (NC002000003302501812.2496
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520DA (SA027) (NC3300000000001310.0404
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520DC (SA027) (NC00000000000205.0201
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520DD (SA027) (NC50050000000002525.0123
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2620AB (SA027) (NC250000000000106.1332
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2620BA (SA027) (NC001100003333001811.1455
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2620BB (SA027) (NC25000000005002010.7283
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2620BC (SA027) (NC1311013017252000331312.411314
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2620BD (SA027) (NC0000000000010050.021
Klaserie Private Nature Reserve (SA002) (NP005022050245010000024.54912
Klipfontein Bird Sanctuary (KZ17000000000005.0201
Korannaberg Conservancy (FS0000000100000020.051
Krantzkloof Nature Reserve (KZ0001301108017005.4744
Kruger National Park 2230DB (SA002) (NP0000400005010025020.8245
Kruger National Park 2231AC (SA002) (NP200500446005014330021.67416
Kruger National Park 2231AD (SA002) (NP0201725405000000013.6446
Kruger National Park 2231CA (SA002) (NP33175517171836104213221123.017440
Kruger National Park 2231CB (SA002) (NP0000010000000050.021
Kruger National Park 2231CC (SA002) (NP000500001000050016.7244
Kruger National Park 2231CD (SA002) (NP00000000001705.3191
Kruger National Park 2331AA (SA002) (NP000000010000003.7271
Kruger National Park 2331AB (SA002) (NP112050502025360402182723.310324
Kruger National Park 2331AD (SA002) (NP0330000500000021.4143
Kruger National Park 2331BA (SA002) (NP50000000000010015.4132
Kruger National Park 2331BC (SA002) (NP0001000330005033026.7154
Kruger National Park 2331CB (SA002) (NP206014025013500130016.76611
Kruger National Park 2331CC (SA002) (NP00001001711433333333334.65218
Kruger National Park 2331CD (SA002) (NP00330753350500750038.93614
Kruger National Park 2331DA (SA002) (NP0100000033100000023.1133
Kruger National Park 2331DC (SA002) (NP7502543255043133327443829.28926
Kruger National Park 2331DD (SA002) (NP0000000500033020.0102
Kruger National Park 2431AA (SA002) (MP000000000330033.331
Kruger National Park 2431AB (SA002) (MP0013000011332514011.3718
Kruger National Park 2431AD (SA002) (MP0101400082911171408.6938
Kruger National Park 2431BA (SA002) (MP250030010067140330020.75812
Kruger National Park 2431BB (SA002) (MP000100010000000012.5162
Kruger National Park 2431BC (SA002) (MP20331400010025404303321.17115
Kruger National Park 2431BD (SA002) (MP4533300230671501038024.29523
Kruger National Park 2431DA (SA002) (MP25001000029251000015.4396
Kruger National Park 2431DB (SA002) (MP20025000100002020016.1315
Kruger National Park 2431DC (SA002) (MP130050303301731257817.59717
Kruger National Park 2431DD (SA002) (MP250255013050000009.6525
Kruger National Park 2531AA (SA002) (MP000000500000014.371
Kruger National Park 2531AB (SA002) (MP175000171300400295019.35711
Kruger National Park 2531AD (SA002) (MP050008330050067020.05010
Kruger National Park 2531BA (SA002) (MP430001725000013014.3426
Kruger National Park 2531BB (SA002) (MP07533100260020201393624.78120
Kruger National Park 2531BC (SA002) (MP2500000014383325017.1417
Kruger National Park 2531BD (SA002) (MP1000250025000030021.9327
Kube Yini Private Game Reserve (KZ005000000000033.362
Kwandwe Private Game Reserve (EC00330100001005000023.1266
Leeuwfontein Collaborative Nature Reserve (GP002500000025003.8522
Leopard Kloof Private Nature Reserve (SA025) (NW0000000000081.5681
Letaba Ranch (NP01700038505050001726.24211
Lissataba Nature Reserve (NP0330002500205005016.7305
Londolozi Private Nature Reserve (MP130500740500008.1998
Loskop Dam Nature Reserve (SA015) (MP00000033000003.7271
Loteni Nature Reserve (NDP) (SA064) (KZ0000025000200208.5474
Mabula Game Lodge (NP33000000700204.1743
Madikwe Game Reserve (NW0025330500014250022.7225
Makalali Private Nature Reserve (NP000000002500012.581
Mala Mala (part of SSGR) (SA002) (NP000000670000066.732
Manutsa (92) (NP0000001700013011.1182
Manyeleti Game Reserve (SA002) (NP000000250670100015.4264
Mapelane Forest Reserve (GSL) (SA057) (KZ00013000000004.5442
Mapungubwe National Park (NP00000500000009.5212
Marakele National Park (SA007) (NP00033000000004.5221
Maria Moroka National Park (FS0800000005041.51953
Marloth Nature Reserve (SA113) (WC001000000020002.1962
Marloth Park Conservancy (MP000002500000010.5192
Matshenesmpisi CCA (KZ00000000100000100.011
Mhlosinga Private Nature Reserve (sz000001000000007.7131
Mhoge (121) * (EC00000000170002.4421
Mkhombo Nature Reserve (MP20430000000013915.17311
Mkuzi Game Reserve (SA057) (KZ2108177142341323131914.755281
Mlawula Game Reserve (SW002) (sz000430000200335015.4396
Molopo Nature Reserve (NW033001001000001000040.0104
Monks Cowl State Forest (NDP) (SA064) (KZ00500000000004.0251
Mosdene Private Nature Reserve (SA002) (NP050100200000500505027.6298
Mossgas Nature Reserve (WC0010000000000050.021
Mount Currie Nature Reserve (SA084) (KZ05000000000006.7151
Mountain Zebra National Park (EC380141517269064001215.918229
Nagle Resources Private Nature Reserve (KZ00013000000005.3191
Ndumo Game Reserve (SA052) (KZ14056618188151310910.825027
Ndzalama Wildlife Reserve (NP000000003300033.331
Nkandla Forest Reserve (KZ0100000000000014.371
Northern Farms Nature Reserve (Diepsloot NR) (SA025) (GP20000000000001.6631
Ntsikeni Nature Reserve (EC0001000000000025.041
Nylsvley Nature Reserve (SA008) (NP000000091301803.01645
Olifants River Private Game Reserve (X) (NP0000003302014006.7453
Ongoye Forest Reserve (SA065) (KZ002502000000004.4452
Ophathe Game Reserve (KZ00000000100000100.011
Oribi Gorge Nature Reserve (SA085) (KZ0201106001506064.725512
Overberg Wheatbelt 3420AA (SA115) (WC000000200000011.191
Phinda Resource Reserve (204) (KZ431700000000010035.7145
Pilanesberg National Park 2527AA (SA023) (NW0000000006401.52003
Platberg Wildflower Gardens (FS0006660000001.61933
Pongola Bush Nature Reserve (KZ00500000010000033.362
Pongola Nature Reserve (KZ000500000004009.7313
Pongolapoort Nature Reserve (SA055) (KZ0010000000002910026.7154
Qudeni Forest Reserve (KZ0100000000000050.021
Rietvlei Nature Reserve (GP00000007120001.32263
Riviersonderend Nature Reserve (WC0600000000000.81201
Roodeplaat Dam Nature Reserve (GP0000004000000.42331
Rooiberg Nature Reserve (Gamkaberg) (WC02000000000001.9541
Roosfontein Nature Reserve (KZ07600000011001.61913
Royal Natal National Park (SA064) (KZ00001100000063.2632
Rust de Winter Dam Nature Reserve (NP00002000000001.7591
Sabie Sand Game Reserve (SA002) (NP000000000500040.052
Sam Knott. Nature Reserve (part of GFRNR) (EC0000200020140008.2494
San Lameer Conservancy (KZ25000000000002.1471
Sandveld Nature Reserve (SA039) (FS70300000501372.92086
Selati Game Reserve (NP00013250206061420013.811616
Shamwari Private Game Reserve (EC000000500000012.581
Shongweni Resources Reserve (156) (KZ0853066002032.755615
Skilpad Nature Reserve (Now part of Namaqua National Park 3017BB) (NC05000005002540335024.1297
Sodwana State Forest (SA058) (KZ00100000000050025.082
Soetdoring Nature Reserve (SA049) (FS1017780253301402509.714514
Spioenkop Nature Reserve (SA062) (KZ200000000130001.91042
St Lucia Park (SA058) (KZ0000000009002.3431
Swartkops Forest (KZ0000000000100033.331
Tala Game Reserve (KZ9130014142030401810013.310514
Tankwa Karoo National Park (NC00500000000005.6181
Tembe Elephant Park (KZ291701091516250208012.914018
Thomas Baines Nature Reserve (EC006000000000012.5243
Timbavati Private Nature Reserve (SA002) (NP1714231812111592788014.617826
Towerkop Nature Reserve (WC5000000000000.63082
Tsolwana Nature Reserve (EC000250000000025.041
Tswalu Private Nature Reserve (NC003310050000000060.0106
Tussen-die-Riviere Nature Reserve (FS1400000001401209.3545
Ubizane Game Ranch (KZ000000000005025.041
Ukhuhlamba-Drakensberg Park 2829CC (SA064) (KZ0100000000000020.051
Umbabat Private Nature Reserve (SA002) (NP5000018009814078.4958
Umfolozi Game Reserve (SA060) (KZ2020150335025331915754625.210326
Umgeni Valley Nature Reserve (55) (KZ0000500060701.71743
Umhlatuze CCA (KZ0000001000000016.761
Umlalazi Nature Reserve (SA063) (KZ00000110000001.01011
Umtamvuna Nature Reserve (SA086) (KZ0000000025503304.1733
Umvoti Estuary (166) (SA073) (KZ0580000000552.11954
Umzumbe Conservancy (KZ00000013000003.4291
Vaalbos National Park (NC10000000000003.1321
Vaalhoek Nature Reserve (WC0000000000010010.0101
Vaalkop Dam Nature Reserve (NW0000000000800.81251
Van Stadens Wild Flower Nature Reserve (EC00000033000003.2311
Vergelegen Nature Reserve (NDP) (SA064) (KZ500000000000025.041
Vernon Crookes Nature Reserve (KZ27324529272732383215421430.225276
Vrolijkheid Nature Reserve (WC09000001000052.21844
Vryheid Hill Nature Reserve (KZ0080000000001.4731
Wallers Camp Private Nature Reserve (NP0000100000000033.331
Waters Meeting Nature Reserve (EC000000250000011.191
Waterval Natuurerfinis Gebied (234) (WC000000005000010.0101
Weenen Nature Reserve(SA068) (KZ71309181000252501610.426027
Welgevonden Private Game Reserve (NP000000000002010.0101
Wilderness National Park (SA114) (WC13000000000001.2841
Willem Pretorius Game Reserve (SA044) (FS00613000000002.9682
Witsand Nature Reserve (NC011230000000006.1664
Woody Cape Nature Reserve (SA094) (Now part of Addo Elephant National Park 3326CB) (EC0000033000251707.9383
Zuurberg National Park (now part of Addo Elephant National Park 3325BC) (EC00000033000007.1141