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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...

 
January 2022: Change of the use of Google maps
26 Jan 2022 [ULi]
In December we saw an increased number of page views on the WABDaB. The increase was so high that Google started billing us for the use of Google maps. We are pleased about the increased interest in the WABDaB of course, but it is still a not-for-profit effort that we finance out of our own pocke... Read more...
November 2021: fourth Griffon Vulture for Niger
14 Nov 2021 [JBr]
A Griffon Vulture fitted with a satellite transmitter in Navarra, northern Spain, is presently (9 November 2021) north of Tahoua.  See https://www.wabdab.org/db/viewobservation?id=6365490  Note that among the three earlier records for Niger one was of a Griffon Vulture wing-marked in Croat... 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...
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Coverage

109,483 observations
of
579 species
in
501 half-degree blocks.
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5775 photos of 465 species.
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245 breeding species.
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(As of 2022-08-08)

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273 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
02 Mar 2022 Yellow White-eye PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
26 Mar 2022 Yellow Wagtail 1 Resembles field guide representation of 'superciliaris' or 'dombrowskii'... OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
03 Mar 2022 Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Mar 2022 Yellow-billed Stork PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Mar 2022 Yellow-billed Stork PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
03 Mar 2022 Yellow-billed Oxpecker PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Mar 2022 Yellow-billed Oxpecker PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
03 Mar 2022 Yellow-billed Kite PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Mar 2022 Yellow-billed Kite PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
03 Mar 2022 Woolly-necked Stork PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
04 Mar 2022 Woodchat Shrike PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
27 Mar 2022 White Wagtail 1 OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
19 Mar 2022 White Wagtail 1 At camp OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
03 Mar 2022 White-throated Bee-eater PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
01 Mar 2022 White-rumped Seedeater PN de Zakouma, Tinga-mare de... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
03 Mar 2022 White-faced Whistling Duck PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Mar 2022 Western Marsh Harrier PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Mar 2022 Western Banded Snake Eagle PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
02 Mar 2022 Vitelline Masked Weaver PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
03 Mar 2022 Vinaceous Dove PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Mar 2022 Vinaceous Dove PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
03 Mar 2022 Village Indigobird PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Mar 2022 Village Indigobird PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
01 Mar 2022 Village Indigobird PN de Zakouma, Tinga-mare de... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
27 Feb 2022 Tropical Boubou [Included in Salvan 1968 for Zakouma] I... PN de Zakouma, Tinga jusqu'a... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
02 Mar 2022 Tropical Boubou [Included in Salvan 1968 for Zakouma] I... PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
28 Feb 2022 Tropical Boubou [Included in Salvan 1968 for Zakouma] I... PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
17 Mar 2022 Tawny Pipit 2 OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
12 Mar 2022 Tawny Pipit 3 OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
03 Mar 2022 Tawny-flanked Prinia PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Mar 2022 Tawny-flanked Prinia PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
03 Mar 2022 Tawny Eagle PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Mar 2022 Sulphur-breasted Bush-shrike PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
01 Apr 2022 Sudan Golden Sparrow 50 Local numbers increasing, start of seasonal influx?. OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
26 Mar 2022 Sudan Golden Sparrow 6 OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
03 Mar 2022 Squacco Heron PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Mar 2022 Squacco Heron PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
04 Mar 2022 Spur-winged Lapwing Raddison Blu Hotel garden and... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
03 Mar 2022 Spur-winged Lapwing PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Mar 2022 Spur-winged Lapwing PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
03 Mar 2022 Spur-winged Goose PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
26 Mar 2022 Speckled Pigeon 4 OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher   
09 Mar 2022 Speckled Pigeon 4 Singing OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
04 Mar 2022 Speckled Pigeon Raddison Blu Hotel garden and... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
03 Mar 2022 Speckled Pigeon PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
13 Mar 2022 Southern Grey Shrike 1 Great grey.. OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
12 Mar 2022 Southern Grey Shrike 2 Great Grey shrike OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
01 Apr 2022 Singing Bush Lark 2 OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
13 Mar 2022 Singing Bush Lark 4 OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
03 Mar 2022 Senegal Thick-knee PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
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