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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...

 
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...
July 2020: 450th photo species for the WABDaB!
06 Jul 2020 [JBr]
The recently added first photos of Red-chested Swallow bring to 450 the number of species of which there is at least one image in the WABDaB.  Other recently added first photos were of Violet-backed Starling, Klaas's Cuckoo and Snowy-crowned Robin Chat.  Soon to be added: Heuglin's Masked ... Read more...
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Coverage

104,732 observations
of
575 species
in
494 half-degree blocks.
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5019 photos of 455 species.
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244 breeding species.
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(As of 2020-09-22)

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289 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
20 Sep 2020 Willow Warbler 9 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Roniers parc Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Wood Warbler 9 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Roniers parc Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Sep 2020 Egyptian Plover 9 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Sep 2020 Wood Sandpiper 9 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
22 Aug 2020 Abdim's Stork 9 Check rooftop 9h00-11h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Rose-ringed Parakeet 8 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Roniers parc Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Red-billed Firefinch 8 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Roniers parc Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Common Bulbul 8 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Roniers parc Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Common Sandpiper 8 matinale 6h45 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Ethiopian Swallow 8 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Sep 2020 Intermediate Egret 8 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Aug 2020 Lavender Waxbill 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Aug 2020 Black-rumped Waxbill 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 Aug 2020 Black-rumped Waxbill 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 Aug 2020 Common Bulbul 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Aug 2020 Common Swift 8 volant au dessus de la ville Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Aug 2020 African Palm Swift 8 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Aug 2020 Western Grey Plantain-eater 7 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
29 Aug 2020 White-faced Whistling Duck 7 matinale 6h20 - 10h20 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
22 Aug 2020 Long-tailed Cormorant 7 Check rooftop 9h00-11h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Aug 2020 Greater Blue-eared Starling 7 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 African Silverbill 6 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Roniers parc Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Allen's Gallinule 6 matinale 6h45 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Yellow-billed Kite 6 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 African Palm Swift 6 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Little Egret 6 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Green-backed Heron 6 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Sep 2020 Brown Babbler 6 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Sep 2020 Great Egret 6 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Sep 2020 Allen's Gallinule 6 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Aug 2020 Common Bulbul 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Aug 2020 Rose-ringed Parakeet 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Aug 2020 African Palm Swift 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
29 Aug 2020 Intermediate Egret 6 matinale 6h20 - 10h20 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Aug 2020 Little Weaver 6 rooftop check. Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
23 Aug 2020 Northern Red Bishop 50 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
12 Sep 2020 Black-headed Weaver 5 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Aug 2020 Red-billed Firefinch 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Aug 2020 Sahel Paradise Whydah 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Aug 2020 Black Scimitarbill 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Aug 2020 Common Swift 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
29 Aug 2020 Great Egret 5 matinale 6h20 - 10h20 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
23 Aug 2020 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 Aug 2020 Sahel Paradise Whydah 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 Aug 2020 Fork-tailed Drongo 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 Aug 2020 Brown Babbler 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 Aug 2020 Black Kite/Yellow-billed Kite 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 Aug 2020 Black-billed Wood Dove 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2020 Great Egret 5 Check rooftop 9h00-11h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Aug 2020 Grey Heron 5 en vol au loin Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
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