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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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Coverage

107,944 observations
of
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 2021-10-17)

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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
08 Aug 2021 Black-headed Lapwing 6 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Jul 2021 Black-headed Lapwing 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Black-headed Lapwing 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
07 Aug 2021 Black-headed Weaver 4 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Jul 2021 Black-headed Weaver 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Black-headed Weaver 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
08 Aug 2021 Black-rumped Waxbill 6 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
22 Aug 2021 Black Scimitarbill 2 Tow juveniles with marked pale gapeand feathers not... Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Black Scrub Robin 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Black Scrub Robin 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
08 Aug 2021 Black Scrub Robin 2 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Jul 2021 Black Scrub Robin 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Black Scrub Robin 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
27 Jun 2021 Black-shouldered Kite 1 Matinale 6h30 -9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
22 Aug 2021 Broad-billed Roller 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Broad-billed Roller Juvénile à commissures pâles / Juvenile with pale... Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown   
25 Jul 2021 Broad-billed Roller 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Broad-billed Roller 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
27 Jun 2021 Brown Babbler 6 Matinale 6h30 -9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Aug 2021 Bruce's Green Pigeon 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Chestnut-bellied Starling 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Chestnut-bellied Starling 30 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Chestnut-bellied Starling 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Chestnut-bellied Starling 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Chestnut-crowned Sparrow-weaver 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
08 Aug 2021 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 5 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Jul 2021 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Common Bulbul 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Common Bulbul 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Common Bulbul 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Common Bulbul 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
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
22 Aug 2021 Common Swift 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Common Swift 50-100 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Dark Chanting Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Dark Chanting Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Double-spurred Francolin 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Double-spurred Francolin 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
07 Aug 2021 Ethiopian Swallow 25 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Jun 2021 Ethiopian Swallow 2 check 17h00 - 18H00 mare de Goudel Gorou sud,... Niger Benoît FORGET
22 Aug 2021 Fine-spotted Woodpecker 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Fork-tailed Drongo 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Fork-tailed Drongo 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Fork-tailed Drongo 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Fork-tailed Drongo 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
08 Aug 2021 Fox Kestrel 1 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Fox Kestrel 1 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
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