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Karoo (secondary area)
Country/Territory Namibia,South Africa
Habitat loss

General characteristics 

The red sand semi-desert country of north-west Cape Province in South Africa and southern Namibia is a Secondary Area (see map, p.

Species IUCN Category
Red Lark (Certhilauda burra)  VU 

Important Bird Areas (IBAs)

IBA Code Site Name Country
ZA025  Mattheus-Gat Conservation Area  South Africa 
ZA026  Haramoep and Black Mountain Mine  South Africa 
ZA027  Bitterputs Conservation Area  South Africa 

Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2015) Endemic Bird Area factsheet: Karoo. Downloaded from on 10/10/2015

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