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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

90344 observations
of
565 species
in
454 half-degree blocks.
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4349 photos of 434 species.
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232 breeding species.
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(As of 2019-07-19)

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263 items found, displaying 151 to 200.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
25 Jun 2019 Stone Partridge 4 Ennedi, Ouadi Nohi Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
25 Jun 2019 Sudan Golden Sparrow 20 Ennedi, Ouadi Nohi Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
25 Jun 2019 White-crowned Black Wheatear 2 Ennedi, Ouadi Nohi Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
25 Jun 2019 White-throated Bee-eater 5 Ennedi, Ouadi Nohi Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
24 May 2019 Crowned Sandgrouse 100 Drinking Ennedi, Wei, Daha, permanent guelta Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
03 Jul 2019 Plain Nightjar 1 1 bird silently crossing the garden - 22h45 Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Benoît FORGET
03 Jul 2019 Barn Owl 1 Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Jun 2019 Barn Owl 3 sur place vers 22h30 Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Piapiac 6 Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Tanja van de Linde
10 Mar 2019 Senegal Coucal 2 feeding N'Djamena, Novotel Hotel (garden) Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
12 Jun 2019 Red-chested Swallow 11 Bunch of 11 swallows that came and... Niamey, below French Embassy Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jul 2019 Black Crake 1 matinale 6H15 - 9H46 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jul 2019 Grey Heron 28 matinale 6H15 - 9H46 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jul 2019 Purple Heron 2 3 juv - matinale 6H15 - 9H46 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jul 2019 Great Egret 1 matinale 6H15 - 9H46 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jul 2019 Greater Painted-snipe 2 1 male/ 1 female matinale 6H15 -... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jul 2019 Senegal Thick-knee 4 matinale 6H15 - 9H46 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jul 2019 Abdim's Stork 6 matinale 6H15 - 9H46 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jul 2019 Woodland Kingfisher 2 matinale 6H15 - 9H46 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jul 2019 African Grey Hornbill 804 Amazing scene. In one hour counting from 8h30... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Abdim's Stork 4 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Black-headed Heron 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Ethiopian Swallow 12 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 White-faced Whistling Duck 37 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Knob-billed Duck 3 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Purple Heron 4 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Grey Heron 15 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Black-shouldered Kite 1 JUv. - Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Senegal Thick-knee 3 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 African Grey Hornbill 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Grey-headed Kingfisher 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Malachite Kingfisher 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Brown Babbler 5 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Jun 2019 Purple Heron 3 - Matinale digue de 6h00 à 10H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Jun 2019 Grey Heron 46 - Matinale digue de 6h00 à 10H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Jun 2019 Intermediate Egret 4 - Matinale digue de 6h00 à 10H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Jun 2019 Little Egret 8 - Matinale digue de 6h00 à 10H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Jun 2019 Common Tern 1 > Following the river down (SE) . Sterne... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Jun 2019 Malachite Kingfisher 1 - Matinale digue de 6h00 à 10H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Jun 2019 African Jacana 120 2 main groups of about 45. global estimation... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Jun 2019 White-faced Whistling Duck 54 - Matinale digue de 6h00 à 10H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Jun 2019 Senegal Thick-knee 3 - Matinale digue de 6h00 à 10H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Jun 2019 Black-shouldered Kite 2 - Matinale digue de 6h00 à 10H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Jun 2019 Red-billed Quelea 600 - Matinale digue de 6h00 à 10H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Jun 2019 Greater Painted-snipe 6 2 females / 4 males - -... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Jun 2019 Gabar Goshawk 1 - Matinale digue de 6h00 à 10H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Jun 2019 Abdim's Stork 1 - Matinale digue de 6h00 à 10H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Jul 2019 Purple Swamphen 4 matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Jul 2019 Allen's Gallinule 3 matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Jul 2019 Common Moorhen 2 matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
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