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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

86066 observations
of
571 species
in
453 half-degree blocks.
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4103 photos of 429 species.
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232 breeding species.
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(As of 2019-01-19)

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296 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
02 Dec 2018 Black-winged Stilt Loop Fleuve NO Niamey, restaurant Le Caraïbe et... Niger Benoît FORGET  
18 Jan 2019 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 matinale 6h40 - 10h00 sur les berges entre... Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET  
18 Jan 2019 Sedge Warbler 1 matinale 6h40 - 10h00 sur les berges entre... Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET  
18 Jan 2019 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 1 matinale 6h40 - 10h00 sur les berges entre... Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Jan 2019 Little Egret 1 matinale 6h40 - 10h00 sur les berges entre... Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Jan 2019 Grey Heron 1 matinale 6h40 - 10h00 sur les berges entre... Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Jan 2019 Western Bonelli's Warbler 1 matinale 6h40 - 10h00 sur les berges entre... Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Jan 2019 Western Olivaceous Warbler 1 matinale 6h40 - 10h00 sur les berges entre... Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Jan 2019 Grey Woodpecker 1 matinale 6h40 - 10h00 sur les berges entre... Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Jan 2019 Lesser Kestrel 1 Flying relatively high 10H25 > SE small... Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Jan 2019 Eastern Olivaceous Warbler 1 singing Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Jan 2019 Vieillot's Barbet 1 Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Jan 2019 Glossy Ibis 1 matinale 6h00 - 10h00 - flyiing WNW Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Dec 2018 Gabar Goshawk 1 Loop Fleuve SE matinale 07h00 / 10h00 Niamey, fleuve en aval du... Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Dec 2018 Osprey 1 Loop Fleuve SE matinale 07h00 / 10h00 Niamey, fleuve en aval du... Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Dec 2018 Western Marsh Harrier 1 adult male - Loop Fleuve SE matinale... Niamey, fleuve en aval du... Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Dec 2018 Common Greenshank 1 Loop Fleuve SE matinale 07h00 / 10h00 Niamey, fleuve en aval du... Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Dec 2018 Egyptian Plover 1 Loop Fleuve SE matinale 07h00 / 10h00 Niamey, fleuve en aval du... Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Dec 2018 European Reed Warbler 1 Singing Loop Fleuve SE matinale 07h00 / 10h00 Niamey, fleuve en aval du... Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Dec 2018 Purple Heron 1 Loop Fleuve SE matinale 07h00 / 10h00 Niamey, fleuve en aval du... Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Dec 2018 Yellow Wagtail 1 male subspecies Thunbergi - typical head pattern dark... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Dec 2018 Great Egret 1 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Dec 2018 Black-headed Heron 1 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Dec 2018 Knob-billed Duck 1 flying over Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
09 Dec 2018 Yellow-billed Shrike 1 Mare de Kouara Tegui Niger Benoît FORGET
09 Dec 2018 Black-shouldered Kite 1 Mare de Kouara Tegui Niger Benoît FORGET
09 Dec 2018 Western Marsh Harrier 1 female Mare de Kouara Tegui Niger Benoît FORGET
09 Dec 2018 Grey Heron 1 Mare de Kouara Tegui Niger Benoît FORGET
09 Dec 2018 White Wagtail 1 Kori de Bangoula, North of... Niger Benoît FORGET  
09 Dec 2018 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 1 male Kori de Bangoula, North of... Niger Benoît FORGET  
09 Dec 2018 Little Egret 1 Kori de Bangoula, North of... Niger Benoît FORGET  
09 Dec 2018 Black-shouldered Kite 1 Kori de Bangoula, North of... Niger Benoît FORGET  
08 Dec 2018 Common Ringed Plover 1 cri typique "puwip" Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
09 Dec 2018 Vieillot's Barbet 1 Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Benoît FORGET  
08 Dec 2018 Knob-billed Duck 1 passant en vol Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET  
08 Dec 2018 African Grey Hornbill 1 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET  
08 Dec 2018 Intermediate Egret 1 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET  
08 Dec 2018 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 1 male Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET  
08 Dec 2018 Red-throated Pipit 1 typical call Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
02 Dec 2018 Gabar Goshawk 1 Loop Fleuve NO matinale 10h00 / 12h00 Niamey, fleuve en amont du... Niger Benoît FORGET
02 Dec 2018 African Spoonbill 1 Together with the 2 european! Loop Fleuve NO... Niamey, fleuve en amont du... Niger Benoît FORGET
02 Dec 2018 Malachite Kingfisher 1 Loop Fleuve SE matinale 07h00 / 10h00 Niamey, restaurant Le Caraïbe et... Niger Benoît FORGET  
02 Dec 2018 Crested Lark 1 Loop Fleuve SE matinale 07h00 / 10h00 Niamey, restaurant Le Caraïbe et... Niger Benoît FORGET
02 Dec 2018 Osprey 1 Loop Fleuve SE matinale 07h00 / 10h00 Niamey, restaurant Le Caraïbe et... Niger Benoît FORGET
02 Dec 2018 Black-shouldered Kite 1 Loop Fleuve SE matinale 07h00 / 10h00 Niamey, restaurant Le Caraïbe et... Niger Benoît FORGET
02 Dec 2018 Black-headed Weaver 1 Loop Fleuve SE matinale 07h00 / 10h00 Niamey, restaurant Le Caraïbe et... Niger Benoît FORGET
02 Dec 2018 Northern Carmine Bee-eater 1 Loop Fleuve SE matinale 07h00 / 10h00 Niamey, restaurant Le Caraïbe et... Niger Benoît FORGET
02 Dec 2018 European Reed Warbler 1 singing - Loop Fleuve SE matinale 07h00... Niamey, restaurant Le Caraïbe et... Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Nov 2018 Common Kestrel 1 Identifie par ses serts noirs Campement d'oryx - Oryx camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
21 Dec 2018 Hoopoe 1 Campement d'oryx - Oryx camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
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