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Welcome to the WABDaB!

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...

 
March 2018: Five species new to Niger
19 Mar 2018 [JBr]
Please excuse the long delay since the previous blog.  Recently just over 1.000 records by Robert Dowsett and Françoise Dowsett-Lemaire from Park W-Niger have been added, mostly dating from 2016 and 2017.  We are very grateful for th... Read more...
April 2017: Common Rock Thrush, new for Burkina Faso
17 Apr 2017 [JBr]
Two expeditions to study the relationships between birds and trees in the Sahel, especially palearctic migratory birds, visited Burkina Faso in Jan-Feb 2016 and Niger in Nov-Dec 2016.  The expeditions were executed on behalf of BirdLife The Neth... Read more...
March 2017: Common Crane new species for Chad
05 Apr 2017 [JBr]
The WABDaB received 923 new records this past month, more or less evenly divided between Niger and Chad.  Those from Niger include the first records of River Prinia and Greater Swamp Warbler from the Dallol Bosso.  Those from Chad include t... Read more...
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Coverage

90429 observations
of
565 species
in
454 half-degree blocks.
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4352 photos of 435 species.
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231 breeding species.
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(As of 2019-08-22)

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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
18 Aug 2019 Purple Swamphen 8 6h20 - 9h20 / matinale Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Jul 2019 Purple Swamphen 4 matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Purple Swamphen 2 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
23 Jun 2019 Purple Swamphen 14 matinale 6h15 -9h15 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Aug 2019 Pygmy Sunbird 1 Ennedi, Archei Village - 3... Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
25 Jun 2019 Pygmy Sunbird 2 Ennedi, Ouadi Nohi Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
15 Jun 2019 Red-billed Quelea 600 - Matinale digue de 6h00 à 10H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Aug 2019 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 8 6h20 - 9h20 / matinale Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Jun 2019 Red-chested Swallow 11 Bunch of 11 swallows that came and... Niamey, below French Embassy Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Aug 2019 Red-necked Falcon 1 6h20 - 9h20 / matinale Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Jul 2019 Red-necked Falcon 1 matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Red-necked Falcon 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 May 2019 Rock Dove 10 Ennedi, Lac Anouga Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
15 Aug 2019 Rose-ringed Parakeet 2 Ennedi, Archei Village - 3... Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
25 Jun 2019 Rose-ringed Parakeet 2 Ennedi, Ouadi Nohi Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
13 Aug 2019 Ruff 9 Ennedi, Archei area, temporary lake Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
16 May 2019 Rufous Scrub Robin 1 Ennedi, Lac Anouga Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
22 May 2019 Rufous Scrub Robin 1 Ennedi, forage de Wei Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
25 Jun 2019 Rufous Scrub Robin 3 Ennedi, Ouadi Nohi Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
10 Mar 2019 Senegal Coucal 2 feeding N'Djamena, Novotel Hotel (garden) Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
06 Jul 2019 Senegal Thick-knee 4 matinale 6H15 - 9H46 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Senegal Thick-knee 3 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Jun 2019 Senegal Thick-knee 3 - Matinale digue de 6h00 à 10H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Aug 2019 Short-toed Snake Eagle 1 Ennedi, Archei area, temporary lake Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
14 Aug 2019 Singing Bush Lark 1 Ennedi, Archei area, Ouadi Nicham Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
16 Aug 2019 Southern Grey Shrike 1 Ennedi, Archei area, temporary lake Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
22 May 2019 Southern Grey Shrike 5 2 adult + 3 juveniles Ennedi, forage de Wei Chad Elsa BUSSIERE  
24 Jun 2019 Speckled Pigeon 3 Ennedi, Guelta de Bachekele Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
02 Jul 2019 Speckle-fronted Weaver 2 Ennedi, Nohi region Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
25 Jun 2019 Speckle-fronted Weaver 1 Ennedi, Nohi region Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
13 Aug 2019 Spotted Thick-knee 1 Ennedi, Archei area, temporary lake Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
15 Aug 2019 Stone Partridge 1 Ennedi, Ouadi Archei south of... Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
25 Jun 2019 Stone Partridge 4 Ennedi, Ouadi Nohi Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
01 Jun 2019 Stone Partridge 10 Ennedi, Arc Aloba Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
13 Aug 2019 Sudan Golden Sparrow 60 Ennedi, Archei Village - 3... Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
16 Aug 2019 Sudan Golden Sparrow 40 Ennedi, Archei area, temporary lake Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
14 Jul 2019 Sudan Golden Sparrow 35 Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2019 Sudan Golden Sparrow 50 Large flock Ennedi, forage de Wei Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
25 Jun 2019 Sudan Golden Sparrow 20 Ennedi, Ouadi Nohi Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
20 May 2019 Sudan Golden Sparrow 1 Mort, young (broad pale edges to older wing... Ennedi, Fada, case de passage... Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
24 Jun 2019 Sudan Golden Sparrow 50 Ennedi, Guelta de Bachekele Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
18 Aug 2019 Vieillot's Barbet 3 calling here and there / 6h20 - 9h20... Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Jul 2019 Vieillot's Barbet 6 matinale savanne aSt 6h00 - 8H30 Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Aug 2019 Village Weaver 8 6h20 - 9h20 / matinale Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Jun 2019 Village Weaver 10 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Tanja van de Linde
16 May 2019 Vinaceous Dove 2 A proximite du forage Ennedi, forage de Wei Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
18 Aug 2019 Vitelline Masked Weaver 12 6h20 - 9h20 / matinale Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Jul 2019 Vitelline Masked Weaver 6 Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Aug 2019 White-crowned Black Wheatear 2 Ennedi, Archei Village - 3... Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
16 May 2019 White-crowned Black Wheatear 3 Ennedi, Lac Anouga Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
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