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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

88526 observations
of
563 species
in
453 half-degree blocks.
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4221 photos of 431 species.
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231 breeding species.
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(As of 2019-05-25)

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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
21 Apr 2019 Abdim's Stork 1 Matinale en pirogue 6h15 111h30 + stop... Niamey, fleuve en amont du... Niger Benoît FORGET
21 Apr 2019 Abdim's Stork 1 Niamey, fleuve en amont du... Niger Tanja van de Linde
30 Mar 2019 Abdim's Stork 1 matinale 6h30> 11h30 Fleuve tronçon NO comptage pirogue... Relais Kanazi, fleuve Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Apr 2019 Abyssinian Roller 1 Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Tanja van de Linde
30 Mar 2019 African Grey Hornbill 1 matinale 6h30> 11h30 Fleuve tronçon NO comptage pirogue... Relais Kanazi, fleuve Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Apr 2019 African Jacana 40 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Tanja van de Linde
06 Apr 2019 African Jacana 40 Estimation globale - à noter un groupe de... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Jan 2019 African Jacana Niamey, below French Embassy Niger Madalin Olariu Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
28 Apr 2019 African Palm Swift 25 Matinale Bangoula 3mare au Caïman et alentours 6h00... Kori de Bangoula, North of... Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Apr 2019 African Silverbill 12 Matinale Bangoula 3mare au Caïman et alentours 6h00... Kori de Bangoula, North of... Niger Benoît FORGET
24 Mar 2019 African Silverbill 12 Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Jan 2019 African Silverbill Niamey, below French Embassy Niger Madalin Olariu Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
20 Feb 2019 African Spoonbill PN de Zakouma, Bahr Dikere Chad Iris Breeman Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
27 Apr 2019 African Wattled Lapwing 10 in 1 group on a river bank -... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
21 Apr 2019 African Wattled Lapwing 2 Matinale en pirogue 6h15 111h30 + stop... Niamey, fleuve en amont du... Niger Benoît FORGET
21 Apr 2019 African Wattled Lapwing 2 Niamey, fleuve en amont du... Niger Tanja van de Linde
20 Apr 2019 Banded Martin 1 Large martin contrasted plumage brown/ bright white, underwing... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Apr 2019 Barn Swallow 2 matinale rooftop 6h00 - 7h00 Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Apr 2019 Barn Swallow 4 Passing > N Matinale Bangoula 3mare au Caïman... Kori de Bangoula, North of... Niger Benoît FORGET
21 Apr 2019 Barn Swallow 13 Matinale en pirogue 6h15 111h30 + stop... Niamey, fleuve en amont du... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Apr 2019 Barn Swallow 25 Active migration S>N - Matinale 6h00 - 10h00... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
31 Mar 2019 Barn Swallow 4 > NW following the river in active migration... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
24 Mar 2019 Barn Swallow 4 Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Apr 2019 Beautiful Sunbird Matinale Rizières & berges du fleuve 6H00 -... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
24 Mar 2019 Beautiful Sunbird Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Apr 2016 Beautiful Sunbird date approximatif Agadez Niger Christian Battesti Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
28 Apr 2019 Black-billed Wood Dove 4 Matinale Bangoula 3mare au Caïman et alentours 6h00... Kori de Bangoula, North of... Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Mar 2019 Black Crake 2 matinale 6h30> 11h30 Fleuve tronçon NO comptage pirogue... Relais Kanazi, fleuve Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Apr 2019 Black-crowned Night Heron 33 In 1 groupe, flying over / matinale 6h00... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
21 Apr 2019 Black-crowned Night Heron 31 In 1 group / on a river bank... Niamey, fleuve en amont du... Niger Benoît FORGET
21 Apr 2019 Black-crowned Night Heron 20 Niamey, fleuve en amont du... Niger Tanja van de Linde
30 Mar 2019 Black-crowned Night Heron 14 matinale 6h30> 11h30 Fleuve tronçon NO comptage pirogue... Relais Kanazi, fleuve Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Apr 2019 Black-headed Heron 2 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Tanja van de Linde
31 Mar 2019 Black-headed Heron 2 6h30/10H30 Rizières et bord de fleuve Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Mar 2019 Black-headed Heron 1 Full breeding plumage matinale 6h30> 11h30 Fleuve tronçon... Relais Kanazi, fleuve Niger Benoît FORGET
21 Apr 2019 Black-shouldered Kite 3 Matinale en pirogue 6h15 111h30 + stop... Niamey, fleuve en amont du... Niger Benoît FORGET
31 Mar 2019 Black-shouldered Kite 1 6h30/10H30 Rizières et bord de fleuve Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Mar 2019 Black-shouldered Kite 2 matinale 6h30> 11h30 Fleuve tronçon NO comptage pirogue... Relais Kanazi, fleuve Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Apr 2019 Black-winged Stilt 1 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Tanja van de Linde
06 Apr 2019 Black-winged Stilt 1 Matinale Rizières & berges du fleuve 6H00 -... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Mar 2019 Black-winged Stilt 19 matinale 6h30> 11h30 Fleuve tronçon NO comptage pirogue... Relais Kanazi, fleuve Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Apr 2019 Blue-naped Mousebird 28 matinale rooftop 6h00 - 7h00 Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Mar 2019 Blue-naped Mousebird 12 Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
24 Mar 2019 Blue-naped Mousebird 9 Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Apr 2019 Brown Snake Eagle 1 Flying > NW / matinale 6h00 -... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
31 Mar 2019 Bruce's Green Pigeon 1 flying over the river - 6h30/10H30 Rizières et... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Apr 2019 Cattle Egret 10 Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Tanja van de Linde
13 Apr 2019 Chestnut-bellied Starling 5 Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Tanja van de Linde
31 Mar 2019 Chestnut-bellied Starling 9 6h30/10H30 Rizières et bord de fleuve Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Jan 2019 Chestnut-bellied Starling Niamey, below French Embassy Niger Madalin Olariu Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
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