Struben Dam Bird Sanctuary

Struben Dam Bird Sanctuary

Struben Dam Bird Sanctuary - Southern Africa : The vegetation at Strubendam is called Bankenveld, which is a transitional vegetation type between grasslands and bushveld. Also to be found are marsh areas and riverine bush below the dam wall. River bush willow, Acacia karroo, Acacia caffra and Celtis a

The vegetation at Strubendam is called Bankenveld, which is a transitional vegetation type between grasslands and bushveld. Also to be found are marsh areas and riverine bush below the dam wall. River bush willow, Acacia karroo, Acacia caffra and Celtis africana are the dominant three species. Small groups of indigenous trees and shrubs occur in the higher parts. The birdlife is abundant. Fish species available are banded tilapia, sharp tooth catfish, canary curper karp and bass.

Visiting Hours: Summer ( September - April): 06:00 - 18:00 Winter ( May - August): 06:00 - 18:00

Info from web site: http://www.tshwane.gov.za/sites/tourism/NatureConservation/Pages/Struben-Dam-Bird-Sanctuary.aspx

02 Nov 2015
Igmar