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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
27 Jun 2021 Senegal Coucal 1 juvenile with yellow bill - Matinale 6h30 -9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Mar 2021 Senegal Coucal 20 matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Oct 2020 Senegal Coucal 3 matinale 7h00 - 8h30 Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
22 Aug 2020 Senegal Coucal 1 Check rooftop 9h00-11h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
19 Apr 2020 Senegal Coucal 1 matinale rooftop 7h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Apr 2020 Senegal Coucal 4 Afternoon till the curfew 16h00 - 18h45 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Oct 2019 Senegal Coucal 1 matinale 6H30- 10H00 Sand dunes W Niamey Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Apr 2019 Senegal Coucal Matinale Rizières & berges du fleuve 6H00 -... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
19 Jan 2019 Senegal Coucal 4 matinale 6h40 - 10h00 sur les berges entre... Niamey, bar Cap Banga Niger Benoît FORGET  
02 Dec 2018 Senegal Coucal 16 Loop Fleuve SE matinale 07h00 / 10h00 Niamey, restaurant Le Caraïbe et... Niger Benoît FORGET  
22 Aug 2018 Senegal Coucal 4 Niamey, barrage Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Dec 2018 Senegal Coucal 20 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET  
30 Jun 2018 Senegal Coucal 1 Ndounga Goungou, fleuve Niger Bram Piot   
25 Feb 2001 Senegal Coucal 5 Lac de Tengrela Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
22 Oct 2000 Senegal Coucal 2 Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
15 Oct 2000 Senegal Coucal 4 Ouagadougou - Parc Bangr Weogo Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
12 Oct 2000 Senegal Coucal 1 Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
01 Oct 2000 Senegal Coucal 4 Foret classée de Gonsé Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
01 Oct 2000 Senegal Coucal 3 Ouagadougou - Parc Bangr Weogo Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
23 Sep 2000 Senegal Coucal 1 Dori-nord Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
11 May 2000 Senegal Coucal 1 Ouagadougou - Parc Bangr Weogo Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
06 May 2000 Senegal Coucal 1 Foret classée de Gonsé Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
23 Apr 2000 Senegal Coucal 1 Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
14 Feb 2000 Senegal Coucal 1 Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
28 May 2018 Senegal Coucal 3 Bobo Dioulasso Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
10 Apr 2018 Senegal Coucal 1 N'Djamena general Chad Bruno Portier
09 Apr 2018 Senegal Coucal 3 PN de Zakouma, general Chad Bruno Portier
08 Apr 2018 Senegal Coucal 1 PN de Zakouma, campement de... Chad Bruno Portier  
07 Apr 2018 Senegal Coucal 2 PN de Zakouma, general Chad Bruno Portier  
03 Apr 2018 Senegal Coucal 1 singing N'Djamena general Chad Bruno Portier  
02 Apr 2018 Senegal Coucal 2 singing N'Djamena general Chad Bruno Portier  
23 Oct 1999 Senegal Coucal 2 Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
13 May 1999 Senegal Coucal 4 Ranch de Nazinga - Barrage... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
25 Apr 1999 Senegal Coucal 15 Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
22 May 1999 Senegal Coucal 2 Ranch de Nazinga - Barrage... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
09 Jun 1999 Senegal Coucal 4 Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
27 Apr 1999 Senegal Coucal 1 Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
11 Jun 1999 Senegal Coucal 4 Ranch de Nazinga - Barrage... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
08 May 1999 Senegal Coucal 2 Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
17 Apr 1999 Senegal Coucal 1 Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
18 Apr 1999 Senegal Coucal 2 Ranch de Nazinga - Barrage... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
31 Dec 2012 Senegal Coucal Parc international du W, général Niger Collin Banke
10 Jan 2015 Senegal Coucal Parc international du W, général Niger David Kusserow
06 Aug 2010 Senegal Coucal 1 Sauvé d'un reservoir d'eau dans lequel il était... Mainé-Soroa Niger David Kusserow
01 Jul 2012 Senegal Coucal Niamey, SIL center Niger David Kusserow
02 Jul 2012 Senegal Coucal 1 Niamey, CBN Niger David Kusserow
02 Jul 2012 Senegal Coucal 1 Sahel Academy Niger David Kusserow
29 Jun 2012 Senegal Coucal Maza Tsaye Niger David Kusserow
10 Mar 2019 Senegal Coucal 2 feeding N'Djamena, Hotel La Tchadienne/Chez Wou Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
24 Dec 2018 Senegal Coucal 1 PN de Zakouma, campement de... Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
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