• Birds

    The birds featured here are those that live, nest and have their territories on Leisure Isle, such as the Cape Robin-Chat. Also listed are those birds who visit Leisure Isle from surrounding areas, such as Black-bellied Starlings. The migratory waders and other waterbirds visit the...

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  • Butterflies

    These are the butterflies that have been recorded at Leisure Island or close nearby. Most of them are resident, and will breed wherever their food plants are to be found. There are also several migrants amongst the "Whites" family of butterflies, which will also breed...

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  • Frogs

    The frogs featured in this section are those that may occur in the Reserve, and on Leisure Isle, but it is important to stress that they have not all been identified as such. The photographs were kindly supplied by Louis du Preez and, with the...

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  • Aquatics

    Fish and other aquatic species that are commonly found in the Knysna Estuary and the adjacent coast line are featured . Species commonly found in the Knysna Estuary forming the northern coast line of Steenbok Nature Reserve, can be viewed by paging down. Those featured...

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  • Other

    The days when Steenbok and Ostriches frequented Leisure Isle are history but there is still an abundance of fauna found on the Island

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