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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 2021-10-16)

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290 items found, displaying 51 to 100.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
01 Aug 2021 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 1 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Knob-billed Duck 1 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 African Crake 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
01 Aug 2021 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Black-headed Heron 1 Rooftopcheck 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Jul 2021 Red-necked Buzzard 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Senegal Eremomela 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Yellow-crowned Gonolek 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Gabar Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Malachite Kingfisher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Black-crowned Tchagra 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Grey-backed Camaroptera 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Dark Chanting Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Hamerkop 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Long-tailed Nightjar 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Abdim's Stork 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Black-headed Weaver 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
27 Jun 2021 African Crake 1 Effectuant une longue promenade sur le rebord d'une... Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Jun 2021 Senegal Coucal 1 juvenile with yellow bill - Matinale 6h30 -9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Jun 2021 Black-headed Heron 1 Matinale 6h30 -9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Jun 2021 Black-shouldered Kite 1 Matinale 6h30 -9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Jun 2021 Little Egret 1 check 17h00 - 18H00 mare de Goudel Gorou sud,... Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Jun 2021 Intermediate Egret 1 check 17h00 - 18H00 mare de Goudel Gorou sud,... Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Jun 2021 African Grey Hornbill 1 check 17h00 - 18H00 mare de Goudel Gorou sud,... Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Jun 2021 Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird 1 check 17h00 - 18H00 mare de Goudel Gorou sud,... Niger Benoît FORGET
22 Aug 2021 Black-billed Wood Dove 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Red-billed Firefinch 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Village Indigobird 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Rufous-crowned Roller 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Yellow-billed Shrike 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Little Weaver 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Village Weaver 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Vitelline Masked Weaver 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
08 Aug 2021 Laughing Dove 10 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Jul 2021 Rufous-crowned Roller 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Greater Blue-eared Starling 10 Juvenile sooty black below and with very pale... Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown   
25 Jul 2021 Abyssinian Roller 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Village Indigobird 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 African Silverbill 10 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  
26 Jun 2021 Rose-ringed Parakeet 10 check 17h00 - 18H00 mare de Goudel Gorou sud,... Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Jul 2021 Red-billed Quelea 100s Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
01 Aug 2021 African Silverbill 12 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Abdim's Stork 13 in one group along the river shore Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
22 Aug 2021 Speckle-fronted Weaver 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
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