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Tanza, Navotas


Site:
Sitio Pulo, Tanza, Navotas
Count Type: On foot
Date: January 17, 2005
Date of Previous Count: January 2004
Condition of Wetland: Wet
Protection: Unprotected
Uses: Fishing (fish ponds and fish cages)
Threats: Conversion of mangroves into fishfonds and charcoal; pollution by domestic sewage and solid wastes

Time of Count: 11:35 - 5:45

Participants Name and Affiliation:
Amado Bajarias and Carl Oliveros from the Wild Bird Club of the Philippines; Rey M.T. aguinaldo, Giselle garcia and Benigno Petras, Jr. of MBEMP-SMP-NCR; Leach Orcilla and Haidee Pabalate of PAWD-NCR; Roger D. Ramos and Dave Buenconsejo of Brgy. Tanza.


BIRD LIST:

  1. Great Egret - 3
  2. Intermediate Egret - 26
  3. Chinese Egret - 12
  4. Little Egret - 73
  5. Grey Plover - 58
  6. Asian Golden Plover - 268
  7. Kentish Plover - 3,397
  8. Bar-tailed Godwit - 16
  9. Common Redshank - 35
  10. Common Greenshank - 61
  11. Common Sandpiper - 5
  12. Marsh Sandpiper - 31
  13. Grey-tailed Tattler - 1
  14. Red Knot - 95
  15. Rufous-necked Stint - 146
  16. Sharp-tailed Sandpiper - 213
  17. Curlew Sandpiper - 113
  18. Black-headed Gull - 12
  19. Whiskered Tern - 1,471
  20. Zebra Dove - 2
  21. Common Kingfisher - 1
  22. White-collared Kingfisher - 14
  23. Golden-bellied Flyeater - 1
  24. Brown Shrike - 1
  25. Tringa sp. - 1

 

Related Links:
Asian Waterbird Census 2004 | Barangay Baluarte, Bulacan | Cavite City Bay and Fishponds of Sta. Cruz
Coastal Road Lagoons | Noveleta Saltpans and Fishponds | Tanza Coastal Wetland