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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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4369 photos of 435 species.
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231 breeding species.
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(As of 2019-08-25)

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285 items found, displaying 151 to 200.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
24 Aug 2019 Lesser Moorhen 1 adult / matinale 6h15 - 9H15 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Aug 2019 Jacobin Cuckoo 1 Adult / matinale 6h30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Aug 2019 Little Bittern 1 adult male - ssp payesii / perched a... Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jul 2019 African Grey Hornbill 804 Amazing scene. In one hour counting from 8h30... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
16 May 2019 Brown-necked Raven 50 A proximite du forage Ennedi, forage de Wei Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
16 May 2019 European Turtle Dove 10 A proximite du forage Ennedi, forage de Wei Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
16 May 2019 Vinaceous Dove 2 A proximite du forage Ennedi, forage de Wei Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
16 May 2019 Common Moorhen 15 avec oisillons Ennedi, Lac Anouga Chad Elsa BUSSIERE  
25 Aug 2019 African Cuckoo 1 briefly singing / matinale 6h30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Aug 2019 Vieillot's Barbet 3 calling here and there / 6h20 - 9h20... Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Jun 2019 Helmeted Guineafowl carcass Ennedi, Arc Aloba Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
24 May 2019 Crowned Sandgrouse 100 Drinking Ennedi, Wei, Daha, permanent guelta Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
07 Jul 2019 African Grey Hornbill 55 EStimation - matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Jun 2019 Helmeted Guineafowl feather Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
10 Mar 2019 Senegal Coucal 2 feeding N'Djamena, Novotel Hotel (garden) Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
18 Aug 2019 African Pygmy Goose 1 female / 6h20 - 9h20 / matinale Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Aug 2019 Dwarf Bittern 1 flying over the track - matinale 6h30 -... Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Aug 2019 Knob-billed Duck 2 full knob. Male and female. Ennedi, Archei area, temporary lake Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
22 May 2019 Barn Swallow 1 In palm trees Ennedi, forage de Wei Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
22 May 2019 Common House Martin 5 In palm trees Ennedi, forage de Wei Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
22 May 2019 Pale Crag Martin 5 In palm trees Ennedi, forage de Wei Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
30 Jun 2019 Greater Painted-snipe 28 in two groups - Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Black-shouldered Kite 1 JUv. - Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Aug 2019 Didric Cuckoo 1 JUvenile / matinale 6h30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2019 Sudan Golden Sparrow 50 Large flock Ennedi, forage de Wei Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
14 Jul 2019 Grey-backed Camaroptera 1 Little grey warbler with green wings wandering below... Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
21 Apr 2019 Eurasian Golden Oriole 1 male Ennedi, Massif de Terkei Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
18 Aug 2019 Four-banded Sandgrouse 1 Male adulte - Se pose le long du... Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Jul 2019 Greater Painted-snipe 1 male - matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Jul 2019 African Pygmy Goose 1 male - matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Purple Swamphen 2 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Purple Heron 3 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Grey Heron 8 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 African Grey Hornbill 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 6 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Red-necked Falcon 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Woodland Kingfisher 2 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Grey-headed Kingfisher 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Malachite Kingfisher 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Yellow-billed Shrike 4 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Grey Woodpecker 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Common Greenshank 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Common Moorhen 6 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Black Crake 5 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Allen's Gallinule 4 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Black-headed Heron 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Ethiopian Swallow 12 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 White-faced Whistling Duck 37 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Knob-billed Duck 3 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Jun 2019 Purple Heron 4 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
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