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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 2019: Ten years of WABDaB!!
02 Nov 2019 [JBr]

Ten years and a week since the NiBDaB -now WABDAB- went on-line.  We feel we've come a long way since then, adding Chad and Burkina Faso to Niger as focal countries along the way.  Thanks to our many contributors, we are at almost 60.000 records for Niger now, and almost 30.000 for Chad.  And for the three countries combined at 4403 photos of 437 different species.  We can't name all the past observers but present regular contributions by Benoît Forget in Niger and by Elsa Bussiere en Tim Wacher in Chad are essential in keeping the WABDaB flame burning.  We should probably do more about publicity but as long as the WABDaB remains an all-volunteer effort finding the time to publicise our existence remains a problem.  All suggestions on publicity and funding are welcome!

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Coverage

95097 observations
of
567 species
in
472 half-degree blocks.
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4462 photos of 438 species.
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233 breeding species.
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(As of 2020-01-23)

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266 items found, displaying 251 to 266.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
12 Jan 2020 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 15 maximum number during week 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Jan 2020 Namaqua Dove 5 maximum number during week 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Jan 2020 Sahel Paradise Whydah maximum number during week 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Jan 2020 Pied Crow numerous maximum number during week 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Jan 2020 Abyssinian Roller 2 maximum number during week 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Jan 2020 Hoopoe maximum number during week 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Jan 2020 Mourning Dove 2 maximum number during week 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Jan 2020 Black-headed Lapwing 2 maximum number during week 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Jan 2020 Black Kite/Yellow-billed Kite multiple maximum number during week 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Jan 2020 Chestnut-bellied Starling numerous maximum number during week 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Jan 2020 Cut-throat 2 maximum number during week 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Jan 2020 Rufous-crowned Roller maximum number during week 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Jan 2020 Fork-tailed Drongo maximum number during week 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Jan 2020 Goliath Heron maximum number during week 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
30 Dec 2019 Black Heron 1 Zakouma NP, Fatagoki Chad Leon Lamprecht Cyanne Young
16 Jan 2017 Moltoni's Warbler 1 female-type Moltoni's, calling the typical rattle... Hotel Douguia Chad Pierre Defos du Rau Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
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