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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

90164 observations
of
564 species
in
453 half-degree blocks.
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4331 photos of 433 species.
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232 breeding species.
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(As of 2019-06-18)

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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
15 Jun 2019 Purple Heron 3 - Matinale digue de 6h00 à 10H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Village Weaver 10 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Tanja van de Linde
16 Jun 2019 Yellow-billed Shrike 2 matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Black-shouldered Kite 2 matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Piapiac 6 Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Tanja van de Linde
16 Jun 2019 African Pygmy Goose 6 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Tanja van de Linde
16 Jun 2019 African Jacana 40 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Tanja van de Linde
16 Jun 2019 Northern Carmine Bee-eater 1 matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Greater Painted-snipe 1 male - matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 African Pygmy Goose 6 4 males/ 2 females - matinale 6H30 -... Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse 3 flushed by peasants from a dry ricefield -... Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Common Moorhen 2 matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Yellow-billed Oxpecker 2 matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Intermediate Egret 45 actually much more but at least one... Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Abdim's Stork 8 matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 African Wattled Lapwing 2 matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Allen's Gallinule 1 adult male - matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Little Crake 2 matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué 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
12 Jun 2019 Red-chested Swallow 11 Bunch of 11 swallows that came and... Niamey, below French Embassy Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Jun 2019 Greater Hoopoe Lark 1 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
04 Jun 2019 Pallid/Montagu's Harrier (ringtail) 1 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
04 Jun 2019 Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse 6 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
04 Jun 2019 White Stork 2 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  
07 Jun 2019 Short-toed Snake Eagle 1 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Krazidi Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
07 Jun 2019 Southern Grey Shrike 1 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Krazidi Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
02 Jun 2019 Dark Chanting Goshawk 1 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Adult -Perched on... Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
03 Jun 2019 Short-toed Snake Eagle 1 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Adult -Tim Wacher 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 Desert Cisticola 1 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
03 Jun 2019 Crested Lark 2 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
03 Jun 2019 Cricket Warbler 1 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
03 Jun 2019 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 1 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
03 Jun 2019 Common Buttonquail RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Photo 100-8918Tim... Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
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