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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

79351 observations
of
562 species
in
428 half-degree blocks.
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3927 photos of 426 species.
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230 breeding species.
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(As of 2018-06-21)

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279 items found, displaying 1 to 50.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
31 May 2018 Abyssinian Roller 4 Sapone Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
30 May 2018 Abyssinian Roller 4 Road Sabou-Dana Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
29 May 2018 Abyssinian Roller 1 Dougoumato Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
27 May 2018 Abyssinian Roller 2 Boromo Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
27 May 2018 Abyssinian Roller 2 Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
25 May 2018 Abyssinian Roller 2 Barrage de Koubri Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
11 May 2018 Abyssinian Roller 5 to 10 Yao Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
12 May 2018 Abyssinian Roller 2 ADult in photo calling to partner just below... SVS Massaguet Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher   
12 May 2018 African Collared Dove 5 to 10 SVS Massaguet Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
30 May 2018 African Cuckoo 1 Road Sabou-Dana Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
29 May 2018 African Cuckoo 1 Houndé Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
31 May 2018 African Grey Hornbill 55 estimate (heading north) Sapone Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
30 May 2018 African Grey Hornbill 12 heading north Bougnounou Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
29 May 2018 African Grey Hornbill 4 heading north Péage de Dafra Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
28 May 2018 African Grey Hornbill 6 estimate Forêt classée de Kou (La... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
28 May 2018 African Grey Hornbill 40 estimate (in group heading north) Bobo Dioulasso Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
27 May 2018 African Grey Hornbill 5 Boromo Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
11 May 2018 African Grey Hornbill 5 to 10 Yao Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
12 May 2018 African Grey Hornbill 2 SVS Massaguet Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
27 May 2018 African Hawk Eagle 1 Unnamed location Niger Christine LAMY  
11 May 2018 African Jacana 5 to 10 Lac Fitri (NW) Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
11 May 2018 African Openbill Stork 5 to 10 Yao Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
30 May 2018 African Palm Swift 25 Koudougou Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
29 May 2018 African Palm Swift 30 Koudougou Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
28 May 2018 African Palm Swift 50 estimate Forêt classée de Kou (La... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
22 May 2018 African Palm Swift 50 estimate Ouagadougou - La Palmeraie Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
03 Jun 2018 African Paradise Flycatcher 1 Ouagadougou - La Palmeraie Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
02 Jun 2018 African Paradise Flycatcher 1 Ouagadougou - La Palmeraie Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
30 May 2018 African Paradise Flycatcher 1 Road Sabou-Dana Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
30 May 2018 African Paradise Flycatcher 2 1 male rufous + 1 female at nest Koudougou Burkina Faso Bruno Portier  
28 May 2018 African Paradise Flycatcher 6 estimate Forêt classée de Kou (La... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
11 May 2018 African Reed Warbler 2 Entendu - meme que Chappuis: Song from dense... Lac Fitri (NW) Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
11 May 2018 African Silverbill 50 to 100 Yao Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
11 May 2018 African Spoonbill 6 Two separate groups of three. Lac Fitri (NW) Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
02 Jun 2018 African Thrush 2 Ouagadougou - La Palmeraie Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
31 May 2018 African Thrush 1 Sapone Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
30 May 2018 African Thrush 1 Bougnounou Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
30 May 2018 African Thrush 1 Road Sabou-Dana Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
30 May 2018 African Thrush 2 singing Koudougou Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
25 May 2018 African Thrush 2 singing Ouagadougou - La Palmeraie Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
22 May 2018 African Thrush 2 singing Ouagadougou - La Palmeraie Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
03 Jun 2018 Beautiful Sunbird 1 male singing Ouagadougou - La Palmeraie Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
30 May 2018 Beautiful Sunbird 1 male singing Road Sabou-Dana Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
30 May 2018 Beautiful Sunbird 1 male singing Koudougou Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
29 May 2018 Beautiful Sunbird 1 (Tita Village) Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
27 May 2018 Beautiful Sunbird 2 male + female Ouagadougou - La Palmeraie Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
12 May 2018 Beautiful Sunbird 3 SVS Massaguet Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
31 May 2018 Black-crowned Tchagra 1 Sapone Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
11 May 2018 Black-headed Heron 50 to 100 Lac Fitri (NW) Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
15 May 2018 Black-headed Heron 10 to 20 N'Djamena, Hotel Chari Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
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