Pictures from SA - North West Province

Barberspan is 6 x 4 kilometers and 2,000 ha could be under water during a good rain season.

Whitebreasted Cormorants, one of the bird species that breed in great numbers at Barberspan.

Pink-backed Pelicans are a regular sight at Barberspan.

Innovative methods to mark power lines inside the sanctuary with nesting benefits for the birds.

Barberspan is the oldest Ramsar wetland in South Africa.

Sampie van der Merwe, the passionate park's manager at Barberspan.

More than 30 breeding pairs of Goliath Herons at Barberspan.

A channel from the Harts River ensures there is always water in Barberspan.

Fishing competitions are popular at Barberspan.