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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

111,763 observations
of
579 species
in
501 half-degree blocks.
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5814 photos of 466 species.
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245 breeding species.
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(As of 2022-11-26)

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138 items found, displaying 1 to 50.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
03 Mar 2022 Pearl-spotted Owlet PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
28 Feb 2022 Pearl-spotted Owlet y inclus en route Tinga-Roguiek v.v. PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
26 Feb 2022 Pearl-spotted Owlet PN de Zakouma, HQ road... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
04 Apr 2022 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
10 Jan 2020 Pearl-spotted Owlet [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
01 Jan 2021 Pearl-spotted Owlet [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
29 Jan 2022 Pearl-spotted Owlet [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
07 Aug 2021 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Parc de l'Ambassade du Nigeria Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Mar 2020 Pearl-spotted Owlet Seen once flying past, heard once in the... PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Jan 2021 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 matinale 6h45 - 10h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Jan 2021 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Calling - matinale 6h30 - 10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Dec 2020 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 calling - matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Nov 2020 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Matinale 6h15 - 11H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Sep 2020 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Singing - matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Sep 2020 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Aug 2020 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 heard - matinale 6h20 - 10h20 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
03 Aug 2015 Pearl-spotted Owlet [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
03 May 2019 Pearl-spotted Owlet [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
26 Jan 2019 Pearl-spotted Owlet [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
01 Mar 2019 Pearl-spotted Owlet [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
15 Jan 2019 Pearl-spotted Owlet [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
10 Dec 2018 Pearl-spotted Owlet [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
07 May 2017 Pearl-spotted Owlet A chick observed on the ground. See record... [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
07 Apr 2017 Pearl-spotted Owlet [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
01 Mar 2017 Pearl-spotted Owlet [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
15 Dec 2000 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Ranch de Nazinga - Barrage... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
01 Feb 2017 Pearl-spotted Owlet [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
18 Jan 2017 Pearl-spotted Owlet [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
08 Dec 2016 Pearl-spotted Owlet [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
09 Feb 2020 Pearl-spotted Owlet 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
09 Oct 2019 Pearl-spotted Owlet Seen 18:47:00 Chad Fraser Gear
02 Nov 2019 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 matinale 6H30- 10H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Sep 2019 Pearl-spotted Owlet 2 singing - matinale 6h00 10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Feb 2017 Pearl-spotted Owlet PN de Zakouma, campement de... Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
07 Jul 2019 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
23 Jun 2019 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 matinale 6h15 -9h15 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
24 Mar 2019 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 singing Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Jan 2019 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 singing Goudel, Hotel Les Roniers Niger Benoît FORGET
19 Jan 2019 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 matinale 6h40 - 10h00 sur les berges entre... Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET  
10 Sep 2018 Pearl-spotted Owlet [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
01 Sep 2018 Pearl-spotted Owlet [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
10 Nov 2018 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 calling Niamey, restaurant Le Caraïbe et... Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Nov 2018 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Niamey, SIL center Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Oct 2018 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Niamey, pompage d'eau Niger Benoît FORGET
21 Oct 2018 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Goudel rizières (est) Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Oct 2018 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 calling Niamey, MBM center Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Oct 2018 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 heard only Niamey, île devant Goudel Niger Benoît FORGET
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