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Welcome to the WABDaB!

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...

 
May 2020: White Stork and Griffon Vulture recoveries in Niger and Chad
16 May 2020 [JBr]
Recent interesting ring recoveries include two White Storks and two Griffon Vultures, one each in Niger and Chad.             A White Stork with ring 8140, recovered near Tillabéri in December 2019, had been ringed as a nestling in Stapho... Read more...
April 2020: 100.000 records for the WABDaB, and more!
28 Apr 2020 [JBr]
We know it is not top priority in these complicated times but hope it is a welcome diversion.  On 19 April 2020 the 100.000th record was uploaded to the WABDaB!  A big thank you to all who have contributed over the years: some briefly, others year after year, some the day of their observat... Read more...
October 2019: Ten years of WABDaB!!
02 Nov 2019 [JBr]
Ten years and a week since the NiBDaB -now WABDAB- went on-line.  We feel we've come a long way since then, adding Chad and Burkina Faso to Niger as focal countries along the way.  Thanks to our many contributors, we are at almost 60.000 records for Niger now, and almost 30.000 for Chad.&n... Read more...
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Coverage

102,879 observations
of
573 species
in
494 half-degree blocks.
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4775 photos of 446 species.
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240 breeding species.
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(As of 2020-05-25)

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298 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
14 May 2019 Clapperton's Francolin 2 Kanem, Pause midi 14May2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Hoopoe 1 Kanem, Pause midi 14May2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Black Scrub Robin 1 Kanem, Pause midi 14May2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Tawny-flanked Prinia 2 Vu et entendu Kanem, Pause midi 14May2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Yellow-billed Oxpecker 4 On cattle Kanem, Pause midi 14May2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Laughing Dove 5 Kanem, Pause midi 14May2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Pygmy Sunbird 1 Breeding male plumage Kanem, Pause midi 14May2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Beautiful Sunbird 1 Breeding male plumage Kanem, Pause midi 14May2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 African Collared Dove 15 Kanem, Camp 14Mai2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Golden Nightjar 1 Singing heard Kanem, Camp 14Mai2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 2 Kanem, Camp 14Mai2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 25 Kanem, Camp 14Mai2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Pied Crow 2 Kanem, Camp 14Mai2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Namaqua Dove 15 Kanem, Camp 14Mai2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Southern Grey Shrike 2 Kanem, Camp 14Mai2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Hoopoe 1 Kanem, Camp 14Mai2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 Jun 2014 Singing Bush Lark Rochers et prairies autour de... Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
23 Mar 2019 Common Nightingale >100 Many dead and many sheltering in tree base... OROA - 23 March 2019... Chad Krazidi Abeye -Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
23 Mar 2019 Tawny Pipit 3 plus Several corpses among many nightingale corpses on an... OROA - 23 March 2019... Chad Krazidi Abeye -Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
24 May 2020 Red-chested Swallow 1 >NW end of afternoon at a little apparently... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
24 May 2020 White-rumped Swift 1 stayed a few seconds for drinking and flew... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
24 May 2020 Chestnut-backed Sparrow Lark 18 end of afternoon at a little apparently permanent... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
24 May 2020 Sudan Golden Sparrow 8 end of afternoon at a little apparently permanent... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
24 May 2020 Grey Heron 1 Flying over at high altitude >SE / end... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
24 May 2020 Great Spotted Cuckoo 2 end of afternoon at a little apparently permanent... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
24 May 2020 Cattle Egret 7 end of afternoon at a little apparently permanent... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
24 May 2020 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 11 end of afternoon at a little apparently permanent... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
24 May 2020 Golden-breasted Bunting 1 end of afternoon at a little apparently permanent... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
24 May 2020 Northern Anteater Chat 14 end of afternoon at a little apparently permanent... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
24 May 2020 Chestnut-bellied Starling 8 end of afternoon at a little apparently permanent... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
24 May 2020 Rufous Scrub Robin 3 end of afternoon at a little apparently permanent... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
24 May 2020 Double-spurred Francolin 7 end of afternoon at a little apparently permanent... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
24 May 2020 African Palm Swift 45 EStimation - end of afternoon at a... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Little Swift 1 matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Black-headed Lapwing 9 territoral attitudes - matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Spotted Thick-knee 1 multiples calls checked on Xeno Canto - matinale... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Black Scrub Robin 3 matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Rufous Scrub Robin 4 matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Subalpine Warbler 1 1st winter - matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Common Redstart 1 female - matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 4 matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Chestnut-backed Sparrow Lark 8 matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Beautiful Sunbird 15 estimation / matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Cricket Warbler 10 matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Double-spurred Francolin 11 + calls / matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Cattle Egret 8 matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Yellow-billed Oxpecker 5 on grazing camels - matinale de 6h20 à... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Abdim's Stork 1 matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Sudan Golden Sparrow 14 matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 6 matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
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