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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...

 
October 2020: New species for Niger: Eurasian Oystercatcher
15 Oct 2020 [JBr]
On 12 September 2020 a Eurasian Oystercatcher was discovered at Goudel ricefields by Benoit Forget.  See the pictures at https://www.wabdab.org/db/species?79082.  This is the first record of this species for Niger and probably for entire inland West Africa!  The bird was still there t... Read more...
September 2020-2: New species for Niger: Eurasian Black Vulture fitted with a transmitter in southern France!
09 Sep 2020 [JBr]
A young male Eurasian Black Vulture, fitted with a satellite transmitter in the Aveyron region of southern France in Augustus 2019, was found back along the Niger-Nigeria border in December 2019!  It is the first record of this species for Niger, and probably also for Nigeria.  See http://... Read more...
September 2020: Unconfirmed records in general and Dunn’s and Kordofan Larks
08 Sep 2020 [JBr]
We feel it is useful to keep track on the WABDaB site of records that need further corroboration before being added to database itself.  Such records can alert other observers to keep an eye out for the species concerned near the location concerned.  Records to be confirmed can now be view... Read more...
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Coverage

107,944 observations
of
577 species
in
497 half-degree blocks.
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5384 photos of 458 species.
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245 breeding species.
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(As of 2021-10-16)

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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
01 Aug 2021 Gabar Goshawk 2 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Red-necked Falcon 5 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Shikra 2 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Fox Kestrel 1 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 African Grey Hornbill 5 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 1 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 White-billed Buffalo Weaver 2 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 6 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Greater Blue-eared Starling 8 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Great Egret 4 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Knob-billed Duck 1 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Long-tailed Cormorant 9 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 African Silverbill 12 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 White-rumped Seedeater 2 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Little Green Bee-eater 2 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Black-headed Heron 1 Rooftopcheck 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Grey Heron 3 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 Aug 2021 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Chestnut-bellied Starling 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Northern Red Bishop 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Long-tailed Cormorant 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Yellow-crowned Gonolek 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Dark Chanting Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Gabar Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Hamerkop 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Snowy-crowned Robin Chat 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Green Wood-hoopoe 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Grey Woodpecker 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Fine-spotted Woodpecker 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Common Bulbul 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Red-necked Buzzard 2 One juvenile Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Fork-tailed Drongo 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Red-necked Falcon 3 Two juveniles, one adult Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Pied Kingfisher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Broad-billed Roller 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Green Sandpiper 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Black Scimitarbill 2 Tow juveniles with marked pale gapeand feathers not... Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Lesser Blue-eared Starling 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Common Swift 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 African Thrush 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Pin-tailed Whydah 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Senegal Coucal 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Yellow-billed Oxpecker 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Rose-ringed Parakeet 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Black Scrub Robin 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 African Silverbill 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Greater Blue-eared Starling 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Sahel Paradise Whydah 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
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