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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...

 
January 2022: Change of the use of Google maps
26 Jan 2022 [ULi]
In December we saw an increased number of page views on the WABDaB. The increase was so high that Google started billing us for the use of Google maps. We are pleased about the increased interest in the WABDaB of course, but it is still a not-for-profit effort that we finance out of our own pocke... Read more...
November 2021: fourth Griffon Vulture for Niger
14 Nov 2021 [JBr]
A Griffon Vulture fitted with a satellite transmitter in Navarra, northern Spain, is presently (9 November 2021) north of Tahoua.  See https://www.wabdab.org/db/viewobservation?id=6365490  Note that among the three earlier records for Niger one was of a Griffon Vulture wing-marked in Croat... 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...
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Coverage

113,231 observations
of
584 species
in
505 half-degree blocks.
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6325 photos of 472 species.
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247 breeding species.
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(As of 2024-03-01)

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291 items found, displaying 251 to 291.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
05 Sep 2023 White-throated Bee-eater 500 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
09 Apr 2023 African Silverbill 500 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Dec 2023 Long-tailed Cormorant 50 individus RF Binder-Lere, Lac de Lere... Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation)
11 Sep 2023 Yellow-billed Kite 6 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Singing Bush Lark 6 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
12 Sep 2023 White Stork 6 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
12 Sep 2023 African Swallow-tailed Kite 6 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
12 Sep 2023 Crested Lark 6 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
14 Sep 2023 Fulvous Babbler 6 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Pied Crow 6 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 White-throated Bee-eater 6 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Singing Bush Lark 6 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
03 Sep 2023 Common Swift 6 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
03 Sep 2023 White-throated Bee-eater 6 Suspected not proven RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher
06 Sep 2023 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 6 Singing male in season &habitat - RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher
10 Sep 2023 Cream-coloured Courser 6 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
09 Apr 2023 African Collared Dove 6 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
10 Apr 2023 Crested Lark 6 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
13 Apr 2023 Namaqua Dove 6 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
19 Sep 2023 White Stork 60 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Common Swift 60 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
06 Sep 2023 White-throated Bee-eater 60 Recently fledged young - RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
15 Sep 2023 Demoiselle Crane 63 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
26 Dec 2023 Black-headed Lapwing 6 individus Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation)
26 Dec 2023 Black-headed Lapwing 6 individus Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation)
09 Sep 2023 Singing Bush Lark 7 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 White Stork 75 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 African Swallow-tailed Kite 8 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Singing Bush Lark 8 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Singing Bush Lark 8 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Singing Bush Lark 8 Singing male in season &habitat - RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher
12 Sep 2023 White-throated Bee-eater 8 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Singing Bush Lark 8 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
03 Sep 2023 White-throated Bee-eater 8 Adult carrying food / feeding young - RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
10 Apr 2023 Chestnut-bellied Starling 8 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
13 Apr 2023 Helmeted Guineafowl 8 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 White Stork 80 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
12 Sep 2023 Chestnut-backed Sparrow Lark 80 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Dec 2023 Gull-billed Tern 8 individus RF Binder-Lere, Lac de Lere Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation)
11 Sep 2023 Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse 9 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Black-headed Lapwing 9 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
291 items found, displaying 251 to 291.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
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