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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

109,956 observations
of
579 species
in
501 half-degree blocks.
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5780 photos of 466 species.
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262 breeding species.
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(As of 2022-10-05)

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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
25 Apr 2014 Black Scimitarbill PN de Zakouma, general Chad Robert Barnes
24 Apr 2014 Black Scimitarbill PN de Zakouma, general Chad Robert Barnes
25 Feb 2015 Black Scimitarbill PN de Zakouma, general Chad Rod Tether, 22-27 February 2015 Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
30 Jul 2006 Black Scimitarbill Première vallée à l'ouest de... Niger David Kusserow
02 Dec 2011 Black Scimitarbill Location uncertain. On the road from Maine to... Niger Van den Berg, Sharp, Kusserow David Kusserow
15 Feb 2008 Black Scimitarbill Point Triple-Perelegou Parc international du W, block... Niger Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Mar 2022 Black Scimitarbill PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Mar 2022 Black Scimitarbill PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... 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)  
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)  
26 Feb 2022 Black Scimitarbill PN de Zakouma, HQ road... Chad Zarek Cockar 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 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
03 Mar 2018 Black Scimitarbill precise coordinates 10.775234 N 19.797568 E PN de Zakouma, Salamat River-2 Chad Fraser Gear  
30 Jul 2016 Black Scimitarbill Parc international du W, bouche... Niger R.J. Dowsett and F. Dowsett-Lemaire Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
30 Jan 2017 Black Scimitarbill Parc international du W, bouche... Niger R.J. Dowsett and F. Dowsett-Lemaire Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
23 Dec 2016 Black Scimitarbill Parc international du W, block... Niger R.J. Dowsett and F. Dowsett-Lemaire Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
24 Dec 2016 Black Scimitarbill Parc international du W, Point... Niger R.J. Dowsett and F. Dowsett-Lemaire Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
16 Nov 2015 Black Scimitarbill Parc international du W, Point... Niger R.J. Dowsett and F. Dowsett-Lemaire Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
22 Apr 2016 Black Scimitarbill Parc international du W, Point... Niger R.J. Dowsett and F. Dowsett-Lemaire Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
19 Mar 2016 Black Scimitarbill Liste campement - Camp 18-19 March 2016... Chad Tim Wacher & John Newby Tim Wacher  
15 May 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Jun 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Jul 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Aug 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Sep 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Oct 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Nov 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Dec 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
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 Feb 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 SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Apr 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 May 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Jun 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Jul 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Aug 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Sep 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Oct 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Nov 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Dec 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
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 Mar 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Apr 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
24 May 2015 Black Scimitarbill Camp 23rd-24th May Chad Tim Wacher & John Newby, ZSL & SCF Tim Wacher  
01 Mar 2013 Black Scimitarbill Chad Tim Wacher, John Newby: SCF & ZSL Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
01 Feb 2014 Black Scimitarbill Chad SCF & ZSL, Pan-Sahara Wildlife Survey Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
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