Riverglades Wetlands

Where is it?: These wetlands are between Murray Drive and the River Murray immediately SW of the Avoca Dell Reserve.  Car parking is available in the Avoca Dell Reserve.

Owner: Privately owned and maintained by the Riverglades Community Wetlands Inc.

Property summary: Total area  c. 47 hectares. Hundred of Burdett – Allotment 25

Natural Resources Management Region: Natural Resources South Australian Murray-Darling Basin

Habitat: A narrow permanent wetland dominated by Common Reed (Phragmites australis).

Total Species Recorded to Date: 104 (non-passerines 70, passerines 34)

Common Species: Black Swan, White-faced Heron, Australian Pelican, Australasian Darter, Eurasian Coot, Australian Reed warbler

Less Common Species: Spotless Crake, Red-kneed Dotterel, Black-tailed Nativehen, White-browed Babbler, Black-faced Cuckooshrike

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