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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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300 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
05 Jan 2021 Senegal Coucal [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
10 Jan 2017 Senegal Coucal 1 Niamey, Pont Kennedy / Hotel... Niger Bram Piot Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
10 Jan 2015 Senegal Coucal Parc international du W, général Niger David Kusserow
11 Jan 2017 Senegal Coucal 1 at least Niamey, Pont Kennedy / Hotel... Niger Bram Piot Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
11 Jan 2007 Senegal Coucal 2 Niamey, Hotel Sahel Niger Robert Schoenbrodt
12 Jan 2020 Senegal Coucal maximum number during week 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Jan 2017 Senegal Coucal 1 Niamey, Pont Kennedy / Hotel... Niger Bram Piot Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
13 Jan 2014 Senegal Coucal 1 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Sharmila Pillai
13 Jan 2007 Senegal Coucal Hotel Sahel 10-15 Jan Niamey, Hotel Sahel Niger SWGK Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
14 Jan 2017 Senegal Coucal 1 at least mare de Zagore, au sud... Niger Bram Piot Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
14 Jan 2016 Senegal Coucal [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
15 Jan 2019 Senegal Coucal [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
15 Jan 2017 Senegal Coucal 2 Niamey, Pont Kennedy / Hotel... Niger Bram Piot Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
15 Jan 1979 Senegal Coucal 1968-1989, all year: numerous, searches for a certain... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Jan 1979 Senegal Coucal 1968-1989, all year: numerous, searches for a certain... block Gotheye SO (Darguiti) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
15 Jan 1987 Senegal Coucal 1986-1989, Dec to April: generally a dozen in... block Gotheye SE (Makalondi) Niger Souvairan (1990) WABDaB.org
19 Jan 2020 Senegal Coucal 2 together with Abakar Saleh Wachoum, M'Baïti Narcisse Djimasngar,... Rivière d'Iro Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
19 Jan 2020 Senegal Coucal 1 week 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
19 Jan 2019 Senegal Coucal 4 matinale 6h40 - 10h00 sur les berges entre... Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET  
20 Jan 2015 Senegal Coucal [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
21 Jan 2017 Senegal Coucal [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
23 Jan 2014 Senegal Coucal N'Djamena, Hotel Mercure Chari Chad SCF & ZSL, Pan-Sahara Wildlife Survey Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
25 Jan 2020 Senegal Coucal 5 week 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
26 Jan 2019 Senegal Coucal [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
27 Jan 2019 Senegal Coucal Niamey, below French Embassy Niger Madalin Olariu Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
28 Jan 2017 Senegal Coucal 3 together with Djimasngar Mbaïti Narcisse, Satangar Dogringar Dogringar,... PN de Zakouma, Adelei Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
29 Jan 2007 Senegal Coucal Parc international du W, Mare... Niger SWGK Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
30 Jan 2017 Senegal Coucal Parc international du W, bouche... Niger R.J. Dowsett and F. Dowsett-Lemaire Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
01 Feb 2020 Senegal Coucal 1 N'Djamena, Hotel Mercure Chari Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
01 Feb 2019 Senegal Coucal 2 N'Djamena, Hotel Mercure Chari Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
01 Feb 2018 Senegal Coucal 1 c112 Chad J.vd Kamp, R.Bijlsma, L.Zwarts, BirdLife-NL Trees&birds in Sahel project Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Feb 2019 Senegal Coucal precise coordinates12.088026 N 15.064746 E 10:34 N'Djamena, hotel Hilton Chad Fraser Gear  
03 Feb 2016 Senegal Coucal [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
03 Feb 2015 Senegal Coucal [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
04 Feb 2012 Senegal Coucal 4 Plage belge/Pilule, fleuve vers le... Niger Javier de la Cruz
05 Feb 2017 Senegal Coucal N'Djamena, Hotel Mercure Chari Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, MSL Mills, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
07 Feb 2010 Senegal Coucal Parc international du W, Point... Niger R.J. Dowsett and F. Dowsett-Lemaire Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
08 Feb 2015 Senegal Coucal 1 318 m asl Bureau A&W 2015 transect 5 Burkina Faso Project BirdLife-NL, Bureau A&W, Jos Hooijmeijer, Marten Sikkema & Leo Zwarts Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
09 Feb 2020 Senegal Coucal 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
09 Feb 2014 Senegal Coucal N'Djamena, Hotel Mercure Chari Chad SCF & ZSL, Pan-Sahara Wildlife Survey Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
10 Feb 2019 Senegal Coucal Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Madalin Olariu Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
10 Feb 2018 Senegal Coucal 1 c161 Chad J.vd Kamp, R.Bijlsma, L.Zwarts, BirdLife-NL Trees&birds in Sahel project Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Feb 2019 Senegal Coucal precise coordinates10.900965 N 19.907995 E 10:44 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Fraser Gear
12 Feb 2015 Senegal Coucal 1 323 m asl Bureau A&W 2015 transect 34 Burkina Faso Project BirdLife-NL, Bureau A&W, Jos Hooijmeijer, Marten Sikkema & Leo Zwarts Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
13 Feb 2018 Senegal Coucal 1 c184 Chad J.vd Kamp, R.Bijlsma, L.Zwarts, BirdLife-NL Trees&birds in Sahel project Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
13 Feb 2018 Senegal Coucal 1 c182 Chad J.vd Kamp, R.Bijlsma, L.Zwarts, BirdLife-NL Trees&birds in Sahel project Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
14 Feb 2000 Senegal Coucal 1 Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
14 Feb 2017 Senegal Coucal PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
14 Feb 2017 Senegal Coucal PN de Zakouma, campement de... Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
14 Feb 2017 Senegal Coucal PN de Zakouma, Salamat River... Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
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