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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

117,549 observations
of
587 species
in
518 half-degree blocks.
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6511 photos of 476 species.
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247 breeding species.
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(As of 2024-07-23)

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279 items found, displaying 251 to 279.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
12 Feb 2024 Tawny Eagle 1 PN de Zakouma, Tourda cheikh... Chad Tour du Valat Julien Birard, Clemence Deschamps - DFAP Abakar Saleh WACHOUM, Abdoulaye ABDRAMAN, Haroun Bourma MARDIAN, Becker GUILOU, Idriss DAPSIA, Mahamat Hassan HATCHA - African Parks Parfait Golbologong DJOUBNDIE - OFB Pierre Defos Du Rau Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
13 Feb 2024 Tawny Eagle 1 Dick Forsman 11, Aquila rapax confirmed PN de Zakouma, Bahr Dikere Chad Tour du Valat Julien Birard, Clemence Deschamps - DFAP Abakar Saleh WACHOUM, Abdoulaye ABDRAMAN, Haroun Bourma MARDIAN, Becker GUILOU, Idriss DAPSIA, Mahamat Hassan HATCHA - African Parks Parfait Golbologong DJOUBNDIE - OFB Pierre Defos Du Rau Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
18 Feb 2024 Tawny Eagle 2 Zone Ramsar des Bahrs Aouk... Chad Tour du Valat Julien Birard, Clemence Deschamps - DFAP Abakar Saleh WACHOUM, Abdoulaye ABDRAMAN, Haroun Bourma MARDIAN, Becker GUILOU, Idriss DAPSIA, Mahamat Hassan HATCHA - African Parks Parfait Golbologong DJOUBNDIE - OFB Pierre Defos Du Rau Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
04 Jan 2024 Tawny Eagle 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
15 Mar 2024 Tawny Pipit 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
22 Mar 2024 Tawny Pipit 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
06 Jan 2024 Village Indigobird 4 at watering hole, 2 male, 2 female Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Village Indigobird 2 at water hole Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
01 Apr 2024 Western Grey Plantain-eater 2 2 individus RF Binder-Lere, Lere Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
25 Feb 2024 Western Marsh Harrier 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
03 Jan 2024 Western Marsh Harrier 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Western Marsh Harrier 1 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
30 Dec 2023 Western Olivaceous Warbler See photos. Wing length of 73 mm... Lac Iro, Bouni Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 White-rumped Seedeater 10 at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 White-rumped Seedeater 15 at water hole Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 White Wagtail 2 at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 White Wagtail 2 at water hole Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Wood Sandpiper 30 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Woolly-necked Stork 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Woolly-necked Stork 1 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Yellow-billed Kite 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
07 Jan 2024 Yellow-billed Kite 2 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Yellow-billed Kite 3 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Yellow-billed Kite 10 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Yellow-billed Oxpecker 10 on buffalos PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Yellow-billed Stork 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird 1 Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
16 Mar 2024 Yellow Wagtail 1 Tick behind left eye see photo. Chad Tim Wacher info
04 Jan 2024 Yellow Wagtail 5 ssp. feldegg PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
279 items found, displaying 251 to 279.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
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