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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

87412 observations
of
572 species
in
453 half-degree blocks.
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4129 photos of 430 species.
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231 breeding species.
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(As of 2019-02-16)

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268 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
10 Feb 2019 Intermediate Egret 5 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET  
10 Feb 2019 Little Egret 4 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET  
10 Feb 2019 Long-tailed Nightjar 1 singing - dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET  
10 Feb 2019 Senegal Thick-knee 4 singing as usually and leaving the place before... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET  
10 Feb 2019 Yellow Wagtail 55 Estimation - at least 3 thunbergi -... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET  
10 Feb 2019 Yellow-billed Shrike 2 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET  
10 Feb 2019 Sedge Warbler 4 Singing - dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET  
10 Feb 2019 Black-shouldered Kite 1 juvenile - dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Feb 2019 Gabar Goshawk 1 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Feb 2019 Western Marsh Harrier 1 young male - dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Feb 2019 Common Snipe 3 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Feb 2019 Common Whitethroat 1 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Feb 2019 Green Sandpiper 4 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Feb 2019 Beautiful Sunbird 24 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Feb 2019 Purple Heron 1 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Feb 2019 Black-crowned Night Heron 3 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Feb 2019 White-faced Whistling Duck 350 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.00 / estimation- flying... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Feb 2019 Ruff 74 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Feb 2019 Common Greenshank 1 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Feb 2019 Black-winged Stilt 9 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Feb 2019 Little Ringed Plover 7 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Feb 2019 Common Ringed Plover 1 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Feb 2019 Wood Sandpiper 35 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Feb 2019 Common Sandpiper 12 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Feb 2019 Egyptian Plover 8 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Feb 2019 Spur-winged Goose 1 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
09 Feb 2019 Pygmy Sunbird 1 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET  
09 Feb 2019 Grey-backed Camaroptera 1 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET  
09 Feb 2019 Beautiful Sunbird 8 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET  
09 Feb 2019 Shikra 1 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET  
09 Feb 2019 Village Weaver 85 estimation - dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET  
09 Feb 2019 Abyssinian Roller 2 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET  
09 Feb 2019 Eastern Olivaceous Warbler 5 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET  
09 Feb 2019 Western Bonelli's Warbler 5 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 /2 birds singing Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET
09 Feb 2019 Common Chiffchaff 2 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET
09 Feb 2019 Willow Warbler 1 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET
09 Feb 2019 Wood Warbler 1 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET
09 Feb 2019 Common Whitethroat 3 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET
09 Feb 2019 Common Redstart 2 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET
09 Feb 2019 Long-tailed Nightjar 4 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 / 1 bird... Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET
09 Feb 2019 Subalpine Warbler 1 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 - 1st... Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET
09 Feb 2019 Subalpine/Moltoni's Warbler 2 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 - 1 bird... Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET
09 Feb 2019 Vieillot's Barbet 1 dawn and early morning 6.15-9.45 Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET
03 Feb 2019 Greater Blue-eared Starling 4 Relais Kanazi, fleuve Niger Benoît FORGET Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
31 Jan 2019 Common Kestrel 1 Lily Pool Oct 2017 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
31 Jan 2019 Sudan Golden Sparrow 1000s Lily Pool Oct 2017 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
31 Jan 2019 Red-billed Quelea 1000s Lily Pool Oct 2017 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
31 Jan 2019 Cattle Egret 12 Lily Pool Oct 2017 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
31 Jan 2019 African Openbill Stork 2 Lily Pool Oct 2017 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
31 Jan 2019 Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse 4 Lily Pool Oct 2017 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
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