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Welcome to the WABDaB!

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

117,517 observations
of
587 species
in
518 half-degree blocks.
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6506 photos of 476 species.
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247 breeding species.
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(As of 2024-06-22)

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257 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
17 Mar 2024 House Sparrow 250 Nest occupied / young or sitting bird seen.heard... Chad Tim Wacher info egg
09 Mar 2024 House Sparrow 150 Nest occupied / young or sitting bird seen.heard... Chad Tim Wacher info egg
07 Jan 2024 House Sparrow 20 Chad Martin Winter, Jens Hering Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
26 Dec 2023 House Sparrow with chicks Chad Martin Winter, Jens Hering Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info egg
25 Dec 2023 House Sparrow 1 breeding in electricity pylon Chad Martin Winter, Jens Hering Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info egg
31 Jan 2024 House Sparrow X Chad Tour du Valat Julien Birard, Clemence Deschamps - DFAP Abakar Saleh WACHOUM, Abdoulaye ABDRAMAN, Haroun Bourma MARDIAN, Becker GUILOU, Idriss DAPSIA, Mahamat Hassan HATCHA - African Parks Parfait Golbologong DJOUBNDIE - OFB Pierre Defos Du Rau Pierre Defos du Rau info group
04 Dec 2023 House Sparrow 6 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher info
18 Nov 2023 House Sparrow 50 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher info
09 Apr 2023 House Sparrow 300 Recently fledged young - Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher info egg
13 Apr 2023 House Sparrow 12 Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher info
01 Sep 2023 House Sparrow 150 Recently fledged young - Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher info egg
13 Sep 2022 House Sparrow 150 Visiting nest sites - Nest occupied /... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher info egg
02 Sep 2021 House Sparrow Chad APN/UCT bird monitoring: E. Bussiere, O. Fontaine, A. Lowney & R. Thomson Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
15 Sep 2021 House Sparrow Chad APN/UCT bird monitoring: E. Bussiere, O. Fontaine, A. Lowney & R. Thomson Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
21 Sep 2021 House Sparrow Chad APN/UCT bird monitoring: E. Bussiere, O. Fontaine, A. Lowney & R. Thomson Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
11 Sep 2022 House Sparrow 200 Continuous year round nest activity at camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher info egg
28 Aug 2022 House Sparrow 200 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher info
21 Aug 2022 House Sparrow 150 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher info receipt_long
30 Jan 2020 House Sparrow 4 Adult female - Adult male -Flying <10m... Chad Tim Wacher - SCF/ZSL Oryx project Tim Wacher info
29 Jan 2020 House Sparrow 10 Eridibe chateau - no Chestnut sparrows seen Chad Tim Wacher - SCF/ZSL Oryx project Tim Wacher info
26 Jan 2020 House Sparrow 5 Chad Tim Wacher - SCF/ZSL Oryx project Tim Wacher info
18 Nov 2019 House Sparrow 30 Fledgling - Adult -Perched on ground -... Chad Tim Wacher - SCF/ZSL Oryx project Tim Wacher info
21 Nov 2019 House Sparrow 12 Chad Tim Wacher - SCF/ZSL Oryx project Tim Wacher info
23 Sep 2019 House Sparrow Chad APN bird monitoring: Robert Thomson, Carles Dura & Elsa Bussiere Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
24 Sep 2019 House Sparrow Chad APN bird monitoring: Robert Thomson, Carles Dura & Elsa Bussiere Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
23 Sep 2019 House Sparrow Chad APN bird monitoring: Robert Thomson, Carles Dura & Elsa Bussiere Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
23 Sep 2019 House Sparrow Chad APN bird monitoring: Robert Thomson, Carles Dura & Elsa Bussiere Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
10 Sep 2019 House Sparrow Chad APN bird monitoring: Robert Thomson, Carles Dura & Elsa Bussiere Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
27 May 2019 House Sparrow 5 Observation opportunistique - Adult -Flying <10m - Town... Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher info
11 May 2019 House Sparrow 40 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher info
04 Nov 2018 House Sparrow 1 Opportunistic reconnaissance - Bitkine Chad Tim Wacher - Projet d'oryx Tim Wacher info
19 Aug 2018 House Sparrow 18 Opportunistic reconnaissance - Age/sex not assessed -Perched... Chad Tim Wacher - Projet d'oryx Tim Wacher info
07 Apr 2018 House Sparrow 22 Opportunistic - Vehicle reconnaissance - Chad Tim Wacher ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher info
08 Apr 2018 House Sparrow 22 Opportunistic - Vehicle reconnaissance - Chad Tim Wacher ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher info
04 Apr 2018 House Sparrow 22 Oryx campOpportunistic - Vehicle reconnaissance - ... Chad Tim Wacher ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher info
05 Apr 2018 House Sparrow 22 Oryx campOpportunistic - Vehicle reconnaissance - ... Chad Tim Wacher ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher info
17 Mar 2018 House Sparrow 15 Oryx campOpportunistic - Vehicle reconnaissance - ... Chad Tim Wacher ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher info
22 Feb 2018 House Sparrow 10 At deserted chateau d'eauOpportunistic - Vehicle reconnaissance... Chad Tim Wacher ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher info
01 Jun 2015 House Sparrow Pause at Mshugga borehole Chad Tim Wacher & John Newby, ZSL & SCF Tim Wacher info receipt_long
09 Sep 2013 House Sparrow Chad Tim Wacher, John Newby, Thomas Rabeil, SCF & ZSL Tim Wacher info
15 Sep 2013 House Sparrow Chad Tim Wacher, John Newby, Thomas Rabeil, SCF & ZSL Tim Wacher info
08 Sep 2013 House Sparrow Chad Tim Wacher, John Newby, Thomas Rabeil, SCF & ZSL Tim Wacher info
06 Feb 2014 House Sparrow Chad SCF & ZSL, Pan-Sahara Wildlife Survey Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
26 Sep 2014 House Sparrow Chad SCF & ZSL, Pan-SAhara Wildlife Survey Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
26 Sep 2014 House Sparrow Chad SCF & ZSL, Pan-Sahara Wildlife Survey Tim Wacher info group
15 Mar 2014 House Sparrow 1 [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow info
17 Dec 2013 House Sparrow [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow info
24 Sep 2013 House Sparrow Vu dans deux parties différentes de la ville,... [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow info
05 May 2012 House Sparrow 5 Affourageant par terre dans une volée mélangée avec... [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow info comment 1
12 Feb 2017 House Sparrow Abeche, 4 km S of Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, MSL Mills, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
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