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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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5933 photos of 468 species.
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247 breeding species.
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(As of 2023-01-31)

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238 items found, displaying 51 to 100.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
01 Mar 2010 House Sparrow 1 Male.On the edge of town. Drank at water... Mainé-Soroa Niger David Kusserow
02 Mar 2013 House Sparrow Abeche ville Chad Tim Wacher, John Newby: SCF & ZSL Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Mar 2016 House Sparrow N'Djamena, Hotel Mercure Chari Chad Tim Wacher & John Newby Tim Wacher  
03 Mar 2013 House Sparrow Arada ville Chad Tim Wacher, John Newby: SCF & ZSL Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
05 Mar 2018 House Sparrow 15 Campement d'oryx - Oryx camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
05 Mar 2016 House Sparrow Ati Town Chad Tim Wacher & John Newby Tim Wacher  
05 Mar 2016 House Sparrow 50 to 100 Eredib village Chad Tim Wacher & John Newby Tim Wacher  
06 Mar 2013 House Sparrow Donki Chad Tim Wacher, John Newby: SCF & ZSL Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
07 Mar 2016 House Sparrow 20 to 50 Ganda - Liste campement - Camp 7-8... Ganda Chad Tim Wacher & John Newby Tim Wacher  
08 Mar 2022 House Sparrow 100 Colony at base camp OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
09 Mar 2021 House Sparrow 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Birguimi Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Mar 2016 House Sparrow 10 to 20 Mahamat Adi well Chad Tim Wacher & John Newby Tim Wacher
11 Mar 2021 House Sparrow 7 3 males - 4 females - matinale 6h30... Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
11 Mar 2016 House Sparrow Liste pause-midi - Liste pause-midi - Midday list... Arada ville Chad Tim Wacher & John Newby Tim Wacher  
12 Mar 2022 House Sparrow 100 Count a minimum estimate, likley many more in... OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
12 Mar 2016 House Sparrow 50+ Liste campement - Camp 11-12 March 2016... Biltine ville et environs Chad Tim Wacher & John Newby 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  
15 Mar 2014 House Sparrow 1 [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
16 Mar 2012 House Sparrow 3+ At least three males, also females. At the... Galmi, ville et reservoir Niger David Kusserow
17 Mar 2018 House Sparrow 15 Oryx campOpportunistic - Vehicle reconnaissance - ... Chad Tim Wacher ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
19 Mar 2022 House Sparrow 100s OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher   
19 Mar 2016 House Sparrow Ngoura town Chad Tim Wacher & John Newby Tim Wacher  
22 Mar 2017 House Sparrow 10 to 20 N'Djamena, Hotel Mercure Chari Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
22 Mar 2016 House Sparrow N'Djamena, Hotel Mercure Chari Chad Tim Wacher & John Newby Tim Wacher  
24 Mar 2019 House Sparrow 2 females Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Mar 2022 House Sparrow 100s OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
26 Mar 2019 House Sparrow 4 1 male & 3 females Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Mar 2022 House Sparrow 100s OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
27 Mar 2017 House Sparrow 20 Abeche ville Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
01 Apr 2022 House Sparrow 100s Camp colony OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
02 Apr 2017 House Sparrow 3 Nicheur Campement d'oryx - Oryx camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher   
03 Apr 2018 House Sparrow 20 estimate (nesting in the camp) Campement d'oryx - Oryx camp Chad Bruno Portier   
03 Apr 2018 House Sparrow 10 Abeche ville Chad Bruno Portier  
04 Apr 2018 House Sparrow 22 Oryx campOpportunistic - Vehicle reconnaissance - ... Chad Tim Wacher ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
04 Apr 2018 House Sparrow 20 estimate Campement d'oryx - Oryx camp Chad Bruno Portier   
05 Apr 2018 House Sparrow 22 Oryx campOpportunistic - Vehicle reconnaissance - ... Chad Tim Wacher ZSL/SCF 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
09 Apr 2017 House Sparrow 2 to 5 Campement d'oryx - Oryx camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
10 Apr 2018 House Sparrow 2 N'Djamena general Chad Bruno Portier
10 Apr 2017 House Sparrow 5 to 10 Campement d'oryx - Oryx camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
15 Apr 2017 House Sparrow Campement d'oryx - Oryx camp Chad Tim Wacher
17 Apr 2018 House Sparrow 20 Campement d'oryx - Oryx camp Chad Ndoassal Banlongar Felix Felix Banlongar  
20 Apr 2010 House Sparrow lots every day come to bird water bowl... Nguigmi Niger Stephen Walters
22 Apr 2006 House Sparrow 1 In town Nguigmi Niger Adam Manvell
25 Apr 2011 House Sparrow 1 male Mainé-Soroa Niger David Kusserow
26 Apr 2012 House Sparrow 1 Male Galmi, ville et reservoir Niger David Kusserow
30 Apr 2019 House Sparrow 3 1 AD male, one subad male & a... Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
05 May 2012 House Sparrow 5 Affourageant par terre dans une volée mélangée avec... [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  1
08 May 2012 House Sparrow 2 Mâle et femelle apparemment buvants d'un robinet. /... Galmi, ville et reservoir Niger David Kusserow
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