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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

79464 observations
of
562 species
in
428 half-degree blocks.
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3928 photos of 426 species.
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230 breeding species.
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(As of 2018-07-19)

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283 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
27 Jan 2018 Green-backed Heron 1 ad. Guelta d'Archei, Ennedi Chad András Zboray Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
30 Jun 2018 White-billed Buffalo Weaver 8 Several birds at colony, prob. active nests (Recording... Ndounga, piste vers fleuve Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Red-necked Falcon 1 ad. Kolodi Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Cattle Egret Small colony on tree by side of road,... Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Long-tailed Cormorant 1 Landed in Cattle Egret colony Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Village Weaver Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Pied Crow 2 active nests on power line pylons Niamey-Kollo route Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Red-chested Swallow 2 Niamey, Goudel Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Abyssinian Roller 1 Club d'Equestre, Niamey Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Chestnut-bellied Starling 1 Club d'Equestre, Niamey Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 White-faced Whistling Duck 25 Niamey, corniche Yantala Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Great Egret 1 Niamey, corniche Yantala Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Grey Heron 1 Niamey, corniche Yantala Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Abdim's Stork 5 Niamey, Pont Kennedy Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Long-tailed Cormorant 1 Niamey, Pont Kennedy Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Wire-tailed Swallow 2 Niamey-Kollo route Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Grasshopper Buzzard 1 Niamey-Kollo route Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Abdim's Stork 5 5-7 Niamey-Kollo route Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Grey-headed Kingfisher 1 Niamey-Kollo route Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Abdim's Stork 5 flying around Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Beautiful Sunbird 1 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Red-billed Firefinch 2 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Piapiac 2 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Abyssinian Roller 2 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 African Palm Swift Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Little Swift Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 African Silverbill 1 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 Yellow-billed Kite 1 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Bram Piot
30 Jun 2018 White-billed Buffalo Weaver Kollo, plateau N Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 1 female-type Gosling's Bunting E. goslingi (E. tahapisi does... Kollo, plateau N Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Beautiful Sunbird 1 Kollo, plateau N Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Gabar Goshawk 1 Kollo, plateau N Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow Kollo, plateau N Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Grasshopper Buzzard 4 4 or 5 Kollo, plateau N Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Red-necked Buzzard 1 Kollo, plateau N Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Dark Chanting Goshawk 1 ad. Kollo, plateau N Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 African Grey Hornbill 8 Kollo, plateau N Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Northern Carmine Bee-eater 5 5-6 Kollo, plateau N Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 African Palm Swift Kollo, plateau N Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Namaqua Dove 1 Kollo, plateau N Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Pied Crow 2 on nest in tree Kollo, plateau N Niger Bram Piot   
30 Jun 2018 Chestnut-bellied Starling 5 Kollo, plateau N Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Cricket Warbler 1 Kollo, plateau N Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Northern Carmine Bee-eater 1 Ndounga Goungou, fleuve Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 African Grey Hornbill 1 Ndounga Goungou, fleuve Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Rose-ringed Parakeet 2 Ndounga Goungou, fleuve Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Crested Lark 1 heard singing Ndounga Goungou, fleuve Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Beautiful Sunbird 1 Ndounga Goungou, fleuve Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow Ndounga Goungou, fleuve Niger Bram Piot  
30 Jun 2018 Pied Crow Ndounga Goungou, fleuve Niger Bram Piot  
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