BIRP species distribution SABAP2 species distribution
BIRP distribution, overlayed on
SABAP1 distribution
Current SABAP2 distribution, overlayed on
SABAP1 distribution

Common Swift

Apus apus

IUCN Red Data status: Breeding indicator key
Endemic status:     No breeding data
Occurrence status: Palearctic migrant     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
Barberspan Nature Reserve (SA026) (NW170000000001304.2482
Ben Alberts Private Nature Reserve* (NP1000000000000010.0101
Benfontein (108) (SA033) (NC02500000000004.0502
Bloemhof Dam Nature Reserve (SA039) (NW500000000000020.051
Borakalalo National Park (NW130000000000223.21254
Boshof Nature Reserve (FS0100000000000020.051
Botsalano Nature Reserve (SA024) (NW040000000000298.0504
Cape Recife Nature Reserve (EC17000000000001.5681
Cobham State Forest (NDP) (SA064) (KZ1317010800000004.4914
Coleford Nature Reserve (SA080) (KZ05000000000002.1471
Doornkloof Private Nature Reserve (GP8000000000001.3771
Game Valley Estates (44) (KZ00000000002505.0201
Garden Castle Nature Reserve (NDP) (SA064) (KZ001000000000006.3161
Giants Castle Nature Reserve (NDP) (SA064) (KZ100000000000114.91025
Glen Austin Pan Bird Sanctuary (GP0900000000000.81271
Golden Gate Highlands National Park (SA047) (FS200014000000003.5572
Honnet Private Nature Reserve (NP1000000000000016.761
Ilanda Wilds Nature Reserve (KZ00000000000141.7591
Impendle Nature Reserve (SA077) (KZ00000000005006.7151
Jejane Private Nature Reserve (NP50000000000002.2451
Kamberg Nature Reserve (SA064) (KZ001000000000002.3431
Karoo National Park (SA102) (WC71380000000062.51604
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2420CC (SA027) (NC5003300000000010.5192
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520AB (SA027) (NC500330000000009.7313
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520BC (SA027) (NC295025700000001315.214522
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520CC (SA027) (NC292007500000001716.79015
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520CD (SA027) (NC14000000000064.1492
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2520DA (SA027) (NC17000000000002.5401
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2620AB (SA027) (NC00000000000103.0331
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2620BA (SA027) (NC170050000000006.7453
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2620BB (SA027) (NC250050000000007.1282
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 2620BC (SA027) (NC2122173800000001313.311315
Korsman Bird Sanctuary (= Westdene Nature Reserve) (GP0000000000050.51971
Kruger National Park 2231AC (SA002) (NP10000000000001.4741
Kruger National Park 2231CA (SA002) (NP0000000004000.61741
Kruger National Park 2331AB (SA002) (NP0000000007801.91032
Kruger National Park 2331AC (SA002) (NP600000000000014.3213
Kruger National Park 2331BA (SA002) (NP50000000000007.7131
Kruger National Park 2431DC (SA002) (MP01700000000001.0971
Kruger National Park 2531BB (SA002) (MP0000000000091.2811
Lake Eland Game Reserve (KZ0001000000000033.331
Limpopo National Park (Vhembe Nature Reserve) (SA001) (NP50000000000005.9171
Malandeni Sewage Works (KZ333300000000006.1332
Mapungubwe National Park (NP20000000000004.8211
Maria Moroka National Park (FS110700000010083.61957
Marievale Bird Sanctuary (SA021) (GP2000000330000.83693
Middle Vaal River (SA038) (FS130000000000133.2622
Mkambati Nature Reserve (SA087) (EC500000000000014.371
Molopo Nature Reserve (NW033000000000010.0101
Norscot Koppies Nature Reserve (GP00140000000001.1871
Northern Farms Nature Reserve (Diepsloot NR) (SA025) (GP20000000000001.6631
Ntsikeni Nature Reserve (EC050000000000025.041
Nylsvley Nature Reserve (SA008) (NP0000000000050.61641
Olifantsvlei Nature Reserve (GP02508000000002.91745
Outspan Bird Sanctuary (GP0000000000971.21622
Pilanesberg National Park 2527AA (SA023) (NW0400000000000.52001
Polokwane (Pietersburg) Nature Reserve (SA006) (NP01700000000082.0992
Pretoria National Botanical Gardens (GP00000000200002.6391
Prozesky Bird Sanctuary (NW00000000033007.7131
Qwaqwa National Park (SA047) (FS02000000000007.1141
Rietvlei Nature Reserve (GP0060000000000.42261
Rustenburg Nature Reserve (SA025) (Kgaswane Mountain Reserve) (NW014200000000004.1492
Rustfontein Nature Reserve (FS10033000000000025.082
Sandveld Nature Reserve (SA039) (FS0000000050000.52081
Selati Game Reserve (NP40000000000001.71162
Shongweni Resources Reserve (156) (KZ7000000000000.55563
Soetdoring Nature Reserve (SA049) (FS15000000000002.11453
Spioenkop Nature Reserve (SA062) (KZ0000000000401.01041
Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve (SA022) (GP5500000430001.42834
Tala Game Reserve (KZ00200000000001.91052
Ukhuhlamba-Drakensberg Park 2829CC (SA064) (KZ1000000000000020.051
Umgeni Valley Nature Reserve (55) (KZ0000000000050.61741
Umtamvuna Nature Reserve (SA086) (KZ03300000000001.4731
Vaal Dam Nature Reserve (GP50000000000003.4291
Vaalbos National Park (NC10000000000003.1321
Verlorenvlei (SA103) (WC1000000000000025.041
Vernon Crookes Nature Reserve (KZ0500000000050.82522
Vrolijkheid Nature Reserve (WC5000000000000.51841
Weenen Nature Reserve(SA068) (KZ0700000000041.22603
West Coast National Park (SA105) (WC0530000000051.42203
Witsand Nature Reserve (NC2022800000003309.1666