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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

102,919 observations
of
573 species
in
494 half-degree blocks.
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4777 photos of 446 species.
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240 breeding species.
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(As of 2020-05-28)

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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
25 May 2020 Ethiopian Swallow 9 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Ethiopian Swallow 9 matinale 6H15 - 9H30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Great Egret 9 matinale 6H15 - 9H30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Black-headed Lapwing 9 territoral attitudes - matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Egyptian Plover 8 matinale 6H15 - 9H30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos 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 Chestnut-bellied Starling 8 end of afternoon at a little apparently permanent... 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 Cattle Egret 8 matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Grey Heron 7 matinale 6H15 - 9H30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos 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 Double-spurred Francolin 7 end of afternoon at a little apparently permanent... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Northern Anteater Chat 7 matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 6 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Red-billed Firefinch 6 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 6 matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
15 May 2020 White-throated Bee-eater 6 Sitting, facing the wind, high in a dead... [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
04 May 2019 Speckle-fronted Weaver 5 Building a nest [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
25 May 2020 Northern Carmine Bee-eater 5 matinale 6H15 - 9H30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Yellow-billed Oxpecker 5 on grazing camels - matinale de 6h20 à... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
14 May 2019 Laughing Dove 5 Kanem, Pause midi 14May2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
24 May 2020 African Palm Swift 45 EStimation - end of afternoon at a... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Piapiac 4 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Squacco Heron 4 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Abdim's Stork 4 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Little Bee-eater 4 matinale 6H15 - 9H30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Rufous Scrub Robin 4 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 Golden-breasted Bunting 4 matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Mar 2019 Golden-breasted Bunting 4 [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
16 May 2020 Common Greenshank 4 matinale 6H15 - 9H30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
14 May 2019 Yellow-billed Oxpecker 4 On cattle Kanem, Pause midi 14May2019 Chad 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
25 May 2020 White-faced Whistling Duck 350 Estimation - matinale 6H15 - 9H30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Double-spurred Francolin 3 +calling - matinale 6H15 > Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Abdim's Stork 3 matinale 6H15 - 9H30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 African Wattled Lapwing 3 matinale 6H15 - 9H30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Purple Heron 3 matinale 6H15 - 9H30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
24 May 2020 Rufous Scrub Robin 3 end of afternoon at a little apparently permanent... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2020 Black Scrub Robin 3 matinale de 6h20 à 11h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
21 Mar 2019 Egyptian Plover 3 At dusk, digging holes on a sandbar and... [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
16 May 2020 Little Bee-eater 3 matinale 6H15 - 9H30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
14 May 2019 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 25 Kanem, Camp 14Mai2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
16 May 2020 Northern Carmine Bee-eater 21 8 flyinng upstream > NW/ 13 others in... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Grey Heron 2 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Greater Painted-snipe 2 male & female together - matinale 6H15 -... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Black-shouldered Kite 2 juv. matinale 6H15 - 9H30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Gabar Goshawk 2 matinale 6H15 - 9H30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Senegal Thick-knee 2 matinale 6H15 - 9H30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Egyptian Goose 2 matinale 6H15 - 9H30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
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