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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 2022-08-15)

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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
08 Jan 2007 Black Scimitarbill 1 ad sur des arbres ag�es, 1-2 m ... Kori Taliram Niger Robert Schoenbrodt
11 Jan 2002 Black Scimitarbill 1 Bagzan n'Amass Niger Adam Manvell
15 Jan 2000 Black Scimitarbill 1 Foret classée de Gonsé Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
15 Jan 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Jan 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
16 Jan 2018 Black Scimitarbill 2 c010 Chad J.vd Kamp, R.Bijlsma, L.Zwarts, BirdLife-NL Trees&birds in Sahel project Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
24 Jan 2021 Black Scimitarbill 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Jan 2017 Black Scimitarbill Parc international du W, bouche... Niger R.J. Dowsett and F. Dowsett-Lemaire Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
31 Jan 2018 Black Scimitarbill 1 c106 Chad J.vd Kamp, R.Bijlsma, L.Zwarts, BirdLife-NL Trees&birds in Sahel project Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
01 Feb 2018 Black Scimitarbill 1 c113 Chad J.vd Kamp, R.Bijlsma, L.Zwarts, BirdLife-NL Trees&birds in Sahel project Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
01 Feb 2014 Black Scimitarbill Chad SCF & ZSL, Pan-Sahara Wildlife Survey Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Feb 2018 Black Scimitarbill 4 c116 Chad J.vd Kamp, R.Bijlsma, L.Zwarts, BirdLife-NL Trees&birds in Sahel project Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Feb 2018 Black Scimitarbill 1 c117 Chad J.vd Kamp, R.Bijlsma, L.Zwarts, BirdLife-NL Trees&birds in Sahel project Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Feb 2018 Black Scimitarbill 1 c119 Chad J.vd Kamp, R.Bijlsma, L.Zwarts, BirdLife-NL Trees&birds in Sahel project Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Feb 2012 Black Scimitarbill 1 : time 700-900 Parc international du W, Tapoa... Niger Tim Wacher
04 Feb 2012 Black Scimitarbill : time 1600-2000: via piste Bata Parc international du W, Piste... Niger Tim Wacher
09 Feb 2020 Black Scimitarbill 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
10 Feb 2001 Black Scimitarbill 1 Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
13 Feb 2017 Black Scimitarbill Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
13 Feb 2017 Black Scimitarbill Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
13 Feb 2017 Black Scimitarbill Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
13 Feb 2019 Black Scimitarbill precise coordinates10.878563 N 19.848214 E 09:58 pentad PN de Zakouma, Riguiek... Chad Fraser Gear
15 Feb 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Feb 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Feb 2015 Black Scimitarbill regular PN de Zakouma, bureaux et... Chad Lorna Labuschagne, African Parks Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
15 Feb 2008 Black Scimitarbill Point Triple-Perelegou Parc international du W, block... Niger Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
16 Feb 2020 Black Scimitarbill 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Feb 2018 Black Scimitarbill 1 c209 Chad J.vd Kamp, R.Bijlsma, L.Zwarts, BirdLife-NL Trees&birds in Sahel project Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
19 Feb 2018 Black Scimitarbill 5 Burkina Faso Paul van Giersbergen
21 Feb 2018 Black Scimitarbill 2 Sindou, Pics de Sindou Burkina Faso Paul van Giersbergen
22 Feb 2007 Black Scimitarbill 8 Parc international du W, général Niger Wilhelmshaven 2007 Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
25 Feb 2015 Black Scimitarbill PN de Zakouma, general Chad Rod Tether, 22-27 February 2015 Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
26 Feb 2022 Black Scimitarbill PN de Zakouma, HQ road... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
28 Feb 2022 Black Scimitarbill y inclus en route Tinga-Roguiek v.v. PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
01 Mar 2022 Black Scimitarbill PN de Zakouma, Tinga-mare de... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
01 Mar 2013 Black Scimitarbill Chad Tim Wacher, John Newby: SCF & ZSL Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Mar 2022 Black Scimitarbill PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
03 Mar 2022 Black Scimitarbill PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Mar 2018 Black Scimitarbill precise coordinates 10.775234 N 19.797568 E PN de Zakouma, Salamat River-2 Chad Fraser Gear  
11 Mar 1984 Black Scimitarbill 2 Ouagadougou, général Burkina Faso Peter Browne
15 Mar 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Mar 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Mar 2015 Black Scimitarbill regular PN de Zakouma, bureaux et... Chad Lorna Labuschagne, African Parks Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
18 Mar 2015 Black Scimitarbill 1 PN de Zakouma, mare de... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Mar 2016 Black Scimitarbill Liste campement - Camp 18-19 March 2016... Chad Tim Wacher & John Newby Tim Wacher  
20 Mar 2011 Black Scimitarbill 1 Niger David Kusserow
21 Mar 2021 Black Scimitarbill 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Apr 2015 Black Scimitarbill 1 Seen in a tree in camp at the... PN de Zakouma, Riguiek woodland... Chad Robert Barnes
06 Apr 2018 Black Scimitarbill 50 estimate PN de Zakouma, general Chad Bruno Portier  
07 Apr 2018 Black Scimitarbill 10 PN de Zakouma, general Chad Bruno Portier  
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