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Welcome to the West African Bird DataBase, WABDaB, a not-for-profit effort that aims to further the knowledge about, and conservation of, birds in West Africa. Read more...

 
March 2018: Five species new to Niger
19 Mar 2018 [JBr]
Please excuse the long delay since the previous blog.  Recently just over 1.000 records by Robert Dowsett and Françoise Dowsett-Lemaire from Park W-Niger have been added, mostly dating from 2016 and 2017.  We are very grateful for th... Read more...
April 2017: Common Rock Thrush, new for Burkina Faso
17 Apr 2017 [JBr]
Two expeditions to study the relationships between birds and trees in the Sahel, especially palearctic migratory birds, visited Burkina Faso in Jan-Feb 2016 and Niger in Nov-Dec 2016.  The expeditions were executed on behalf of BirdLife The Neth... Read more...
March 2017: Common Crane new species for Chad
05 Apr 2017 [JBr]
The WABDaB received 923 new records this past month, more or less evenly divided between Niger and Chad.  Those from Niger include the first records of River Prinia and Greater Swamp Warbler from the Dallol Bosso.  Those from Chad include t... Read more...
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Coverage

90181 observations
of
565 species
in
453 half-degree blocks.
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4341 photos of 434 species.
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232 breeding species.
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(As of 2019-06-26)

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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
23 Jun 2019 Abdim's Stork 3 matinale 6h15 -9h15 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Abdim's Stork 8 matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Jun 2019 Abdim's Stork 1 - Matinale digue de 6h00 à 10H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
27 May 2019 Abdim's Stork 2 Observation opportunistique - Adult -Perched on vegetation >2m... Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
27 May 2019 Abdim's Stork 3 Observation opportunistique - Adult -Perched on vegetation >2m... Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
27 May 2019 Abdim's Stork 1 Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
27 May 2019 Abdim's Stork 2 Observation opportunistique - Adult -Perched on vegetation >2m... Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
27 May 2019 Abdim's Stork 6 Observation opportunistique - Adult -Perched on vegetation >2m... Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
27 May 2019 Abdim's Stork 1 Observation opportunistique - Adult -Flying >10m - Village... Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
04 Jun 2019 Abyssinian Roller 1 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
30 May 2019 Abyssinian Roller 1 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Krazidi Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
27 May 2019 Abyssinian Roller 1 Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
03 Jun 2019 African Collared Dove 10 Abu Nagga Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
16 Jun 2019 African Jacana 40 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Tanja van de Linde
15 Jun 2019 African Jacana 120 2 main groups of about 45. global estimation... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 African Pygmy Goose 6 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Tanja van de Linde
16 Jun 2019 African Pygmy Goose 6 4 males/ 2 females - matinale 6H30 -... Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
27 May 2019 African Sacred Ibis 1 Observation opportunistique - Adult -Resting by water -... Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
28 May 2019 African Sacred Ibis 4 Observation opportunistique - Adult -Perched on ground -... Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
11 May 2019 African Silverbill 100 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
04 Jun 2019 African Swallow-tailed Kite 3 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
05 Jun 2019 African Swallow-tailed Kite 2 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Adult -Perched on... Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
07 Jun 2019 African Swallow-tailed Kite 2 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Adult -At nest... Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
03 Jun 2019 African Swallow-tailed Kite 1 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
03 Jun 2019 African Swallow-tailed Kite 3 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
04 Jun 2019 African Swallow-tailed Kite 1 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
04 Jun 2019 African Swallow-tailed Kite 2 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
04 Jun 2019 African Swallow-tailed Kite 1 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
31 May 2019 African Swallow-tailed Kite 1 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
28 May 2019 African Swallow-tailed Kite 2 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Adult -Flying <10m... Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
06 May 2019 African Swallow-tailed Kite 1 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
06 May 2019 African Swallow-tailed Kite 12 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Age/sex not assessed... Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
09 May 2019 African Swallow-tailed Kite 6 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Adult -Perched on... Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
09 May 2019 African Swallow-tailed Kite 3 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Adult -Flying <10m... Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
16 Jun 2019 African Wattled Lapwing 2 matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
23 Jun 2019 Allen's Gallinule 12 matinale 6h15 -9h15 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Allen's Gallinule 1 adult male - matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
29 May 2019 Barn Owl 2 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Immature -- Adult... Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
03 Jun 2019 Barn Swallow 1 Single bird circling over settlement, late in season. Abu Nagga Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
28 May 2019 Beautiful Sunbird 2 Abeche to Biltine - Granite... Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
23 Jun 2019 Black Crake 5 matinale 6h15 -9h15 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Black Crake 2 matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoit Forget Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Jun 2019 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 1 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
03 Jun 2019 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 3 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
06 May 2019 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 2 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
03 Jun 2019 Black-crowned Tchagra 1 Abu Nagga Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
27 May 2019 Black-headed Lapwing 2 Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
03 Jun 2019 Black Scrub Robin 2 Abu Nagga Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
23 Jun 2019 Black-shouldered Kite 1 matinale 6h15 -9h15 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Black-shouldered Kite 2 matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
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