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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...

 
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...
September 2020-2: New species for Niger: Eurasian Black Vulture fitted with a transmitter in southern France!
09 Sep 2020 [JBr]
A young male Eurasian Black Vulture, fitted with a satellite transmitter in the Aveyron region of southern France in Augustus 2019, was found back along the Niger-Nigeria border in December 2019!  It is the first record of this species for Niger, and probably also for Nigeria.  See http://... Read more...
September 2020: Unconfirmed records in general and Dunn’s and Kordofan Larks
08 Sep 2020 [JBr]
We feel it is useful to keep track on the WABDaB site of records that need further corroboration before being added to database itself.  Such records can alert other observers to keep an eye out for the species concerned near the location concerned.  Records to be confirmed can now be view... Read more...
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107,944 observations
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577 species
in
497 half-degree blocks.
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5384 photos of 458 species.
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245 breeding species.
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(As of 2021-09-24)

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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
18 Jul 2021 Black-headed Lapwing 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Broad-billed Roller 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Greater Blue-eared Starling 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Vinaceous Dove 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 African Grey Hornbill 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Abyssinian Roller 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 African Palm Swift 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Village Weaver 20 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 White-billed Buffalo Weaver 20 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Pied Crow 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Laughing Dove 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Chestnut-bellied Starling 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Red-billed Quelea 50 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
08 Aug 2021 Black-headed Lapwing 6 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 African Wattled Lapwing 3 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Intermediate Egret 6 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 White-faced Whistling Duck 1 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Abdim's Stork 3 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 West African Swallow 2 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Black Scrub Robin 2 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Snowy-crowned Robin Chat 4 singing - Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Vitelline Masked Weaver 4 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Black-billed Wood Dove 3 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Black-rumped Waxbill 6 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Red-necked Falcon 3 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Rufous Scrub Robin 1 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Grey-backed Camaroptera 6 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Jacobin Cuckoo 5 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 African Hobby 1 juvenile bird - Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 5 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Fox Kestrel 1 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Abdim's Stork 13 in one group along the river shore Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Little Bee-eater 8 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Tawny-flanked Prinia 1 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Yellow-crowned Gonolek 5 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Intermediate Egret 5 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Laughing Dove 10 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Yellow-billed Kite 1 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Aug 2021 Gabar Goshawk 1 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Aug 2021 Wood Sandpiper 35 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Aug 2021 Common Greenshank 1 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Aug 2021 Common Sandpiper 3 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Aug 2021 Black-headed Weaver 4 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Aug 2021 Spur-winged Lapwing 9 2 pulli - Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET  
07 Aug 2021 Red-necked Falcon 1 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Aug 2021 African Grey Hornbill 1 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
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