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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...

 
September 2020-2: New species for Niger: Eurasian Black Vulture fitted with a transmitter in southern France!
09 Sep 2020 [JBr]
A young male Eurasian Black Vulture, fitted with a satellite transmitter in the Aveyron region of southern France in Augustus 2019, was found back along the Niger-Nigeria border in December 2019!  It is the first record of this species for Niger, and probably also for Nigeria.  See http://... Read more...
September 2020: Unconfirmed records in general and Dunn’s and Kordofan Larks
08 Sep 2020 [JBr]
We feel it is useful to keep track on the WABDaB site of records that need further corroboration before being added to database itself.  Such records can alert other observers to keep an eye out for the species concerned near the location concerned.  Records to be confirmed can now be view... Read more...
July 2020: 450th photo species for the WABDaB!
06 Jul 2020 [JBr]
The recently added first photos of Red-chested Swallow bring to 450 the number of species of which there is at least one image in the WABDaB.  Other recently added first photos were of Violet-backed Starling, Klaas's Cuckoo and Snowy-crowned Robin Chat.  Soon to be added: Heuglin's Masked ... Read more...
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Coverage

104,692 observations
of
575 species
in
494 half-degree blocks.
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5016 photos of 454 species.
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244 breeding species.
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(As of 2020-09-19)

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288 items found, displaying 1 to 50.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
13 Sep 2020 Abdim's Stork 1 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
22 Aug 2020 Abdim's Stork 9 Check rooftop 9h00-11h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Aug 2020 Abdim's Stork 2 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Aug 2020 Abyssinian Roller 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 Aug 2020 Abyssinian Roller 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
26 Aug 2020 Abyssinian Roller 1 rooftop check. Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
24 Aug 2020 Abyssinian Roller 2 Check 18h00 - 19h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Aug 2020 Abyssinian Roller 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Aug 2020 African Golden Oriole 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
12 Sep 2020 African Grey Hornbill 1 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Aug 2020 African Grey Hornbill 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 Aug 2020 African Grey Hornbill 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
16 Aug 2020 African Grey Hornbill 21 passant en vol Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Aug 2020 African Grey Hornbill 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
13 Sep 2020 African Palm Swift 6 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Aug 2020 African Palm Swift 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 Aug 2020 African Palm Swift 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
16 Aug 2020 African Palm Swift 8 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Aug 2020 African Palm Swift 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
13 Sep 2020 African Silverbill 1 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Aug 2020 African Silverbill 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
27 Aug 2020 African Silverbill 3 Rooftop check 17h00 - 19h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
23 Aug 2020 African Silverbill 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Aug 2020 African Thrush 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 Aug 2020 African Thrush 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
12 Sep 2020 Allen's Gallinule 6 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Aug 2020 Allen's Gallinule 4 matinale 6h20 - 10h20 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Sep 2020 Barn Owl Agadez Niger Sébastien Jadot Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
30 Aug 2020 Beautiful Sunbird 12 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 Aug 2020 Beautiful Sunbird 20 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
16 Aug 2020 Beautiful Sunbird 3 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Aug 2020 Beautiful Sunbird 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Aug 2020 Black-billed Wood Dove 12 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 Aug 2020 Black-billed Wood Dove 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
12 Sep 2020 Black Crake 2 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Aug 2020 Black-crowned Night Heron 3 matinale 6h20 - 10h20 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
23 Aug 2020 Black-crowned Tchagra 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
13 Sep 2020 Black-headed Heron 2 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Sep 2020 Black-headed Heron 1 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
22 Aug 2020 Black-headed Heron 1 Check rooftop 9h00-11h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Aug 2020 Black-headed Lapwing 18 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 Aug 2020 Black-headed Lapwing 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
16 Aug 2020 Black-headed Lapwing 20 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
12 Sep 2020 Black-headed Weaver 5 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Aug 2020 Black-headed Weaver 4 matinale 6h20 - 10h20 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
23 Aug 2020 Black Kite/Yellow-billed Kite 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Aug 2020 Black-rumped Waxbill 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 Aug 2020 Black-rumped Waxbill 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Aug 2020 Black Scimitarbill 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
12 Sep 2020 Black-shouldered Kite 1 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
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