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

Cape Gannet

Morus capensis

IUCN Red Data status: VU Breeding indicator key
Endemic status: Breeding-endemic     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
Bird Island (Algoa Bay) (SA095) (EC00100006788867510010010084.62622
Bird Island Reserve (Lamberts Bay) (SA100) (WC100961001001001001001001009710010099.4348346
Blomboschfontein Nature Reserve (WC0000000001000050.021
Botriviervlei and Kleinmond Estuary (SA118) (WC000000170002006.3483
Boulders Bay (CPNP) (SA117) (WC0000000100000050.021
Cape Agulhas National Park (WC0000000000100033.331
Cape Columbine Nature Reserve (WC005001000010010000037.5166
Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve (CPNP) (WC330090915060506750755064.85435
Cape Peninsula National Park (CPNP) (WC5010001000005010000060.0106
Cape Recife Nature Reserve (EC5080033506767805020804354.46837
Cape St Francis Nature Reserve (EC00000000010000100.011
Cwebe Wildlife Reserve (SA089) (EC00007501001008500074.23123
Dassen Island Reserve (SA109) (WC20003343506767200332533.87726
De Hoop Nature Reserve (SA119) (WC072218145041382531291725.122356
De Mond Nature Reserve (SA121) (WC00110000000092.8722
Donkergat Military Area (WC80100750253310067677510010068.43826
Driftsands MOSS (EC1000500000100333305038.9187
Dwesa Wildlife Reserve (SA089) (EC000100067007500054.5116
Dyer Island Nature Reserve (SA120) (WC430802500009336018.06111
False Bay Seal Island Reserve (WC0000000000100025.041
Gamtoos River Mouth Nature Reserve (EC14200067100000003315.2467
Goukamma Nature & Marine Reserve (SA114) (WC6322833202572375271418.720338
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park 2832AD (SA058) (KZ000000001000334.5884
Harkerville Forest Reserve (WC000001005033000018.8163
HF Verwoerd Coastal Reserve (WC000000000002014.371
Joan Muirhead Nature Reserve (EC330100000500001005031.6196
Keurbooms River Nature Reserve (WC02000000000000.91171
Kleinmond Coast and Mountain Nature Reserve (WC0000000100000011.191
Koeberg Nature Reserve (294) (WC00000330001000017.9285
Lower Berg River Wetlands (SA104) (WC014000000002504.4452
Malgas Island (part of WCNP) (SA105) (WC001001000010010010010000100.01212
Mapelane Forest Reserve (GSL) (SA057) (KZ000700000010004.5442
Marcus Island (part of WCNP) (SA105) (WC0000000000010033.331
Mpenjati Nature Reserve (KZ00017138262502970022.711927
Namaqua National Park 3017AB (NC10000000000000100.011
Orange River Mouth Wetlands (SA030) (NC01300000000003.6281
Reins Coastal Nature Reserve (WC0000000010000050.021
Robben Island (147) (SA110) (WC330430500014075502531.43511
Robben Island National Historical Monument (SA110) (WC100000001001000000100.044
Robberg Nature Reserve (WC204202201081703919017.911721
Rocherpan Nature Reserve (WC0033000001310004.1743
Saldanha Military Area (WC75075075100100567550336763.04629
San Lameer Conservancy (KZ025000500000006.4473
San Sebastian Private Nature Reserve (WC001000000010092100094.41817
Sardinia Bay Marine Reserve (EC0000000010000050.021
Sardinia Bay  Nature Reserve (EC010067100005001000010075.0129
Seal Island (Algoa Bay) (SA095) (EC0100000000000033.331
Seekoerivier Nature Reserve (EC000252000000006.7302
Settlers Park Nature Reserve (EC0000000000500.52211
Sinclair Nature Reserve (WC00000501000000016.7122
Sodwana Bay National Park (SA058) (KZ000000005000012.581
St Lucia Park (SA058) (KZ003300050000004.7432
Strandfontein Sewage Works (SA116) (WC00011000000001.3761
Sunshine Coast Nature Reserve (EC0000001000000050.021
Trafalgar Marine Reserve (KZ000001001000100050050.0126
Treasure Beach Nature Reserve (KZ00000130000001.8551
Tsitsikamma National Park (SA098) (EC2033033670001400017.4468
Uilkraalsmond Nature Reserve (WC00000000100000100.011
Umdoni Park (KZ000002601800005.11568
Umgeni River Park (KZ00005050014215807.613110
Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve (KZ000002002500005.1392
Umlalazi Nature Reserve (SA063) (KZ1400000150001004.01014
Umtamvuna Marine Conservancy (KZ00013000010000010.0202
Umvoti Estuary (166) (SA073) (KZ00082177652953910520.019539
Umzumbe Conservancy (KZ00000250000003.4291
West Coast National Park (SA105) (WC26539332529143825141416.422036
Wilderness National Park (SA114) (WC00002500000002.4842
Woody Cape Nature Reserve (SA094) (Now part of Addo Elephant National Park 3326CB) (EC0010020000000007.9383