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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

108,761 observations
of
578 species
in
501 half-degree blocks.
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5773 photos of 465 species.
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245 breeding species.
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(As of 2022-07-03)

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280 items found, displaying 201 to 250.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
20 Mar 2022 Vieillot's Barbet 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Grey-backed Camaroptera 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Fork-tailed Drongo 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Hamerkop 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Beautiful Sunbird 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Northern Wheatear 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Rufous Scrub Robin 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Common Bulbul 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Bearded Barbet 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Golden-breasted Bunting 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Yellow-crowned Gonolek 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Dark Chanting Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Western Marsh Harrier 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Grey Heron 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Grey Kestrel 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Tawny-flanked Prinia 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Rufous-crowned Roller 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Common Sandpiper 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
12 Jan 2022 African Skimmer 4 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Common Greenshank 10 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Ruff 50 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Kittlitz's Plover 2 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Collared Pratincole 5 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Abyssinian Roller 5 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Common Sandpiper 25 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Wood Sandpiper 10 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 10 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Chestnut-bellied Starling 20 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Black-winged Stilt 5 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Little Stint 10 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Grey Heron 4 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Western Reef Heron 1 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Yellow-billed Kite 5 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Black-headed Lapwing 15 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Spur-winged Lapwing 10 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Yellow-billed Oxpecker 5 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Rose-ringed Parakeet 6 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Common Ringed Plover 15 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Little Ringed Plover 5 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 20 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Pied Crow 20 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 African Darter 1 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Laughing Dove 20 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Vinaceous Dove 10 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Namaqua Dove 5 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Red-eyed Dove 5 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Little Egret 1 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Cattle Egret 20 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Hamerkop 3 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 African Palm Swift Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
280 items found, displaying 201 to 250.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
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