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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...

 
March 2018: Five species new to Niger
19 Mar 2018 [JBr]
Please excuse the long delay since the previous blog.  Recently just over 1.000 records by Robert Dowsett and Françoise Dowsett-Lemaire from Park W-Niger have been added, mostly dating from 2016 and 2017.  We are very grateful for th... Read more...
April 2017: Common Rock Thrush, new for Burkina Faso
17 Apr 2017 [JBr]
Two expeditions to study the relationships between birds and trees in the Sahel, especially palearctic migratory birds, visited Burkina Faso in Jan-Feb 2016 and Niger in Nov-Dec 2016.  The expeditions were executed on behalf of BirdLife The Neth... Read more...
March 2017: Common Crane new species for Chad
05 Apr 2017 [JBr]
The WABDaB received 923 new records this past month, more or less evenly divided between Niger and Chad.  Those from Niger include the first records of River Prinia and Greater Swamp Warbler from the Dallol Bosso.  Those from Chad include t... Read more...
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Coverage

90429 observations
of
565 species
in
454 half-degree blocks.
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4361 photos of 435 species.
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231 breeding species.
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(As of 2019-08-23)

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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
10 Aug 2019 Abdim's Stork 1 Ennedi, Fada, case de passage... Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
18 Aug 2019 Abdim's Stork 2 6h20 - 9h20 / matinale Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Jul 2019 Abdim's Stork 4 matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jul 2019 Abdim's Stork 6 matinale 6H15 - 9H46 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Abdim's Stork 4 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
23 Jun 2019 Abdim's Stork 3 matinale 6h15 -9h15 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Abdim's Stork 8 matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Jun 2019 Abdim's Stork 1 - Matinale digue de 6h00 à 10H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Aug 2019 Abyssinian Roller 4 Ennedi, Archei Village - 3... Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
25 Jun 2019 African Collared Dove 3 Ennedi, Ouadi Nohi Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
13 Aug 2019 African Grey Hornbill 1 Ennedi, Archei Village - 3... Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
14 Aug 2019 African Grey Hornbill 2 Ennedi, Archei Village - 3... Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
07 Jul 2019 African Grey Hornbill 55 EStimation - matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jul 2019 African Grey Hornbill 804 Amazing scene. In one hour counting from 8h30... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Jun 2019 African Grey Hornbill 2 Ennedi, Ouadi Nohi Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
24 Jun 2019 African Grey Hornbill 2 Ennedi, Guelta de Bachekele Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
30 Jun 2019 African Grey Hornbill 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 African Grey Hornbill 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
24 Jun 2019 African Hawk Eagle 1 Ennedi, Guelta de Bachekele Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
18 Sep 2016 African Hawk Eagle 1 juv Ennedi, Bejir Chad Tim Froment/APN Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
16 Sep 2016 African Hawk Eagle 1 imm/sub-adult Voyez les images / See photos Ennedi, Bejir Chad Tim Froment/APN Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
16 Jun 2019 African Jacana 40 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Tanja van de Linde
15 Jun 2019 African Jacana 120 2 main groups of about 45. global estimation... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Aug 2019 African Pygmy Goose 1 female / 6h20 - 9h20 / matinale Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Jul 2019 African Pygmy Goose 1 male - matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 African Pygmy Goose 6 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Tanja van de Linde
16 Jun 2019 African Pygmy Goose 6 4 males/ 2 females - matinale 6H30 -... Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 African Wattled Lapwing 2 matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Jul 2019 Allen's Gallinule 3 matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Allen's Gallinule 4 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
23 Jun 2019 Allen's Gallinule 12 matinale 6h15 -9h15 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Allen's Gallinule 1 adult male - matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
03 Jul 2019 Barn Owl 1 Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Jun 2019 Barn Owl 3 sur place vers 22h30 Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2019 Barn Swallow 1 In palm trees Ennedi, forage de Wei Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
11 May 2019 Bar-tailed Lark Ennedi, Fada, RNCE piste d'atterissage Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
25 Jun 2019 Beautiful Sunbird 2 Ennedi, Ouadi Nohi Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
18 Aug 2019 Black Crake 1 6h20 - 9h20 / matinale Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Jul 2019 Black Crake 6 matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jul 2019 Black Crake 1 matinale 6H15 - 9H46 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Black Crake 5 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
23 Jun 2019 Black Crake 5 matinale 6h15 -9h15 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Black Crake 2 matinale 6H30 - 8h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoit Forget Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Jul 2019 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 5 Ennedi, Wei, Nahi Belia Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
14 Aug 2019 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 8 Ennedi, Archei area, Ouadi Nicham Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
15 Aug 2019 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 15 Ennedi, Archei area, temporary lake Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
18 Aug 2019 Black-headed Heron 5 6h20 - 9h20 / matinale Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Black-headed Heron 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Aug 2019 Black-headed Weaver 4 6h20 - 9h20 / matinale Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Jul 2019 Black Scrub Robin 5 matinale savanne aSt 6h00 - 8H30 Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
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