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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...

 
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...
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...
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108,160 observations
of
577 species
in
499 half-degree blocks.
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5511 photos of 461 species.
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245 breeding species.
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(As of 2022-01-17)

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288 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
06 Feb 2011 Eastern Bonelli's Warbler 1 Feeding in large Acacia at midday stop in... OROAFR _ Ouadi Achim 1 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
10 Dec 2021 Mocking Cliff Chat 1 Seen flying up face of boulder strewn hillside... Abeche to Biltine - Granite... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
10 Dec 2021 Brown-tailed Rock Chat 2 Seen perched then flying at 40-50m in glaring... Abeche to Biltine - Granite... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
10 Dec 2021 Long-billed Pipit 1 Distinctive and not closely resembling images of other... Abeche to Biltine - Granite... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
10 Dec 2021 Blue-naped Mousebird 5 Seen and higly vocal Abeche to Biltine - Granite... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
10 Dec 2021 Vieillot's Barbet 2 Duetting birds heard only Abeche to Biltine - Granite... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
10 Dec 2021 Common Bulbul 4 Seen and heard Abeche to Biltine - Granite... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
10 Dec 2021 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 6 Several seen and heard Abeche to Biltine - Granite... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
16 Jan 2022 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Abyssinian Roller 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Booted Eagle 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Pale Flycatcher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Striped Kingfisher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Little Weaver 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Yellow-crowned Gonolek 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Hamerkop 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Rufous Scrub Robin 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Lavender Waxbill 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Purple Glossy Starling 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Golden-breasted Bunting 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Dark Chanting Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Black Scrub Robin 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Common Redstart 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Common Kestrel 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Gabar Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 White Helmetshrike 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Yellow-billed Kite 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Greater Blue-eared Starling 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
31 Dec 2021 African Palm Swift 20 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
31 Dec 2021 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
31 Dec 2021 Yellow-billed Kite 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
27 Dec 2021 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
27 Dec 2021 Chestnut-backed Sparrow Lark 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
27 Dec 2021 Wood Sandpiper 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
27 Dec 2021 Grey Heron 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
27 Dec 2021 Western Marsh Harrier 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
27 Dec 2021 Namaqua Dove 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
27 Dec 2021 Cut-throat 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
27 Dec 2021 Bush Petronia 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
27 Dec 2021 Red-billed Firefinch 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
27 Dec 2021 Booted Eagle 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
22 Dec 2021 Chestnut-backed Sparrow Lark 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
22 Dec 2021 Pied Kingfisher 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
22 Dec 2021 Cut-throat 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
22 Dec 2021 Cattle Egret 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
22 Dec 2021 Red-billed Quelea 50 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
22 Dec 2021 Yellow-crowned Gonolek 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
22 Dec 2021 Northern Wheatear 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
22 Dec 2021 Common Kestrel 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
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