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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

117,549 observations
of
587 species
in
518 half-degree blocks.
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6511 photos of 476 species.
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247 breeding species.
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(As of 2024-07-23)

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111 items found, displaying 1 to 50.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
26 Feb 2024 Black Scimitarbill Ennedi, general Chad Zarek Cockar info
25 Apr 2014 Black Scimitarbill PN de Zakouma, general Chad Robert Barnes info
24 Apr 2014 Black Scimitarbill PN de Zakouma, general Chad Robert Barnes info
25 Feb 2015 Black Scimitarbill PN de Zakouma, general Chad Rod Tether, 22-27 February 2015 Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
30 Jul 2006 Black Scimitarbill Première vallée à l'ouest de... Niger David Kusserow info
02 Dec 2011 Black Scimitarbill Location uncertain. On the road from Maine to... Niger Van den Berg, Sharp, Kusserow David Kusserow info group
15 Feb 2008 Black Scimitarbill Point Triple-Perelegou Parc international du W, block... Niger Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
14 Sep 2021 Black Scimitarbill Ennedi, Guelta de Bachikele, oued... Chad APN/UCT bird monitoring: E. Bussiere, O. Fontaine, A. Lowney & R. Thomson Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
03 Mar 2022 Black Scimitarbill PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar info
02 Mar 2022 Black Scimitarbill PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar info receipt_long
01 Mar 2022 Black Scimitarbill PN de Zakouma, Tinga-mare de... Chad Zarek Cockar info receipt_long
28 Feb 2022 Black Scimitarbill y inclus en route Tinga-Roguiek v.v. PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Zarek Cockar info receipt_long
26 Feb 2022 Black Scimitarbill PN de Zakouma, HQ road... Chad Zarek Cockar info receipt_long
13 Feb 2017 Black Scimitarbill Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
13 Feb 2017 Black Scimitarbill Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
13 Feb 2017 Black Scimitarbill Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
13 Feb 2019 Black Scimitarbill precise coordinates10.878563 N 19.848214 E 09:58 pentad PN de Zakouma, Riguiek... Chad Fraser Gear info
03 Mar 2018 Black Scimitarbill precise coordinates 10.775234 N 19.797568 E PN de Zakouma, Salamat River-2 Chad Fraser Gear info receipt_long
30 Jul 2016 Black Scimitarbill Parc international du W, bouche... Niger R.J. Dowsett and F. Dowsett-Lemaire Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
30 Jan 2017 Black Scimitarbill Parc international du W, bouche... Niger R.J. Dowsett and F. Dowsett-Lemaire Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
23 Dec 2016 Black Scimitarbill Parc international du W, block... Niger R.J. Dowsett and F. Dowsett-Lemaire Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info receipt_long
24 Dec 2016 Black Scimitarbill Parc international du W, Point... Niger R.J. Dowsett and F. Dowsett-Lemaire Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info receipt_long
16 Nov 2015 Black Scimitarbill Parc international du W, Point... Niger R.J. Dowsett and F. Dowsett-Lemaire Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info receipt_long
22 Apr 2016 Black Scimitarbill Parc international du W, Point... Niger R.J. Dowsett and F. Dowsett-Lemaire Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info receipt_long
19 Mar 2016 Black Scimitarbill Liste campement - Camp 18-19 March 2016... Chad Tim Wacher & John Newby Tim Wacher info receipt_long
15 May 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Jun 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Jul 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Aug 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Sep 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Oct 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Nov 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Dec 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Jan 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Feb 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Mar 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Apr 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 May 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Jun 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Jul 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Aug 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Sep 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Oct 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Nov 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Dec 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Jan 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Feb 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Mar 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
15 Apr 1979 Black Scimitarbill 1968-1989, all year: observed in two's in the... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org info
24 May 2015 Black Scimitarbill Camp 23rd-24th May Chad Tim Wacher & John Newby, ZSL & SCF Tim Wacher info receipt_long
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