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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

112,772 observations
of
583 species
in
503 half-degree blocks.
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5963 photos of 468 species.
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247 breeding species.
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(As of 2023-02-09)

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238 items found, displaying 1 to 50.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
13 Sep 2022 House Sparrow 150 Visiting nest sites - Nest occupied /... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
02 Sep 2021 House Sparrow Chad APN/UCT bird monitoring: E. Bussiere, O. Fontaine, A. Lowney & R. Thomson Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
15 Sep 2021 House Sparrow Chad APN/UCT bird monitoring: E. Bussiere, O. Fontaine, A. Lowney & R. Thomson Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
21 Sep 2021 House Sparrow Chad APN/UCT bird monitoring: E. Bussiere, O. Fontaine, A. Lowney & R. Thomson Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
11 Sep 2022 House Sparrow 200 Continuous year round nest activity at camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
28 Aug 2022 House Sparrow 200 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
21 Aug 2022 House Sparrow 150 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
30 Jan 2020 House Sparrow 4 Adult female - Adult male -Flying <10m... Chad Tim Wacher - SCF/ZSL Oryx project Tim Wacher
29 Jan 2020 House Sparrow 10 Eridibe chateau - no Chestnut sparrows seen Chad Tim Wacher - SCF/ZSL Oryx project Tim Wacher
26 Jan 2020 House Sparrow 5 Chad Tim Wacher - SCF/ZSL Oryx project Tim Wacher
18 Nov 2019 House Sparrow 30 Fledgling - Adult -Perched on ground -... Chad Tim Wacher - SCF/ZSL Oryx project Tim Wacher
21 Nov 2019 House Sparrow 12 Chad Tim Wacher - SCF/ZSL Oryx project Tim Wacher
23 Sep 2019 House Sparrow Chad APN bird monitoring: Robert Thomson, Carles Dura & Elsa Bussiere Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
24 Sep 2019 House Sparrow Chad APN bird monitoring: Robert Thomson, Carles Dura & Elsa Bussiere Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
23 Sep 2019 House Sparrow Chad APN bird monitoring: Robert Thomson, Carles Dura & Elsa Bussiere Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
23 Sep 2019 House Sparrow Chad APN bird monitoring: Robert Thomson, Carles Dura & Elsa Bussiere Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
10 Sep 2019 House Sparrow Chad APN bird monitoring: Robert Thomson, Carles Dura & Elsa Bussiere Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
27 May 2019 House Sparrow 5 Observation opportunistique - Adult -Flying <10m - Town... Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
11 May 2019 House Sparrow 40 RFOROA - Observation opportunistique - Tim Wacher Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
04 Nov 2018 House Sparrow 2 Opportunistic reconnaissance - Chad Tim Wacher - Projet d'oryx Tim Wacher
04 Nov 2018 House Sparrow 1 Opportunistic reconnaissance - Bitkine Chad Tim Wacher - Projet d'oryx Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2018 House Sparrow 18 Opportunistic reconnaissance - Age/sex not assessed -Perched... Chad Tim Wacher - Projet d'oryx Tim Wacher
07 Apr 2018 House Sparrow 22 Opportunistic - Vehicle reconnaissance - Chad Tim Wacher ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
08 Apr 2018 House Sparrow 22 Opportunistic - Vehicle reconnaissance - Chad Tim Wacher ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
04 Apr 2018 House Sparrow 22 Oryx campOpportunistic - Vehicle reconnaissance - ... Chad Tim Wacher ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
05 Apr 2018 House Sparrow 22 Oryx campOpportunistic - Vehicle reconnaissance - ... Chad Tim Wacher ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
17 Mar 2018 House Sparrow 15 Oryx campOpportunistic - Vehicle reconnaissance - ... Chad Tim Wacher ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
22 Feb 2018 House Sparrow 10 At deserted chateau d'eauOpportunistic - Vehicle reconnaissance... Chad Tim Wacher ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
01 Jun 2015 House Sparrow Pause at Mshugga borehole Chad Tim Wacher & John Newby, ZSL & SCF Tim Wacher  
09 Sep 2013 House Sparrow Chad Tim Wacher, John Newby, Thomas Rabeil, SCF & ZSL Tim Wacher
15 Sep 2013 House Sparrow Chad Tim Wacher, John Newby, Thomas Rabeil, SCF & ZSL Tim Wacher
08 Sep 2013 House Sparrow Chad Tim Wacher, John Newby, Thomas Rabeil, SCF & ZSL Tim Wacher
06 Feb 2014 House Sparrow Chad SCF & ZSL, Pan-Sahara Wildlife Survey Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
26 Sep 2014 House Sparrow Chad SCF & ZSL, Pan-SAhara Wildlife Survey Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
26 Sep 2014 House Sparrow Chad SCF & ZSL, Pan-Sahara Wildlife Survey Tim Wacher
15 Mar 2014 House Sparrow 1 [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
17 Dec 2013 House Sparrow [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
24 Sep 2013 House Sparrow Vu dans deux parties différentes de la ville,... [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
05 May 2012 House Sparrow 5 Affourageant par terre dans une volée mélangée avec... [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  1
12 Feb 2017 House Sparrow Abeche, 4 km S of Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, MSL Mills, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
13 Feb 2017 House Sparrow Abeche, 68 km SW of Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
28 May 2019 House Sparrow 5 Observation opportunistique - Immature -- Adult -Town -... Abeche, Cesar Hotel (garden) Chad Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
10 Sep 2019 House Sparrow Abeche aeroport Chad APN bird monitoring: Robert Thomson, Carles Dura & Elsa Bussiere Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
26 Jul 2017 House Sparrow 25 Abeche - Geyser compound Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
26 Feb 2017 House Sparrow 5 to 10 Abeche - Geyser compound Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
18 Jan 2017 House Sparrow 30 Fledgling Abeche - Geyser compound Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher   
14 Mar 2016 House Sparrow 30 List campement - Camp list 12 to 14... Abeche - Geyser compound Chad Tim Wacher & John Newby Tim Wacher  
10 Sep 2019 House Sparrow Abeche ville Chad APN bird monitoring: Robert Thomson, Carles Dura & Elsa Bussiere Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Feb 2017 House Sparrow Abeche ville Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, MSL Mills, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
13 Feb 2017 House Sparrow Abeche ville Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, MSL Mills, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
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