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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

104,732 observations
of
575 species
in
494 half-degree blocks.
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5019 photos of 455 species.
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244 breeding species.
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(As of 2020-09-24)

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289 items found, displaying 251 to 289.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
13 Sep 2020 African Silverbill 1 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Abdim's Stork 1 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Yellow-billed Kite 6 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Little Swift 12 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 African Palm Swift 6 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Great Egret 4 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Little Egret 6 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Black-headed Heron 2 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Grey Heron 4 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Green-backed Heron 6 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Intermediate Egret 4 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Red-necked Falcon 1 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Aug 2020 White-billed Buffalo Weaver 40 Nest building Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown   
23 Aug 2020 Vitelline Masked Weaver 15 Nest-building Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown   
30 Aug 2020 Speckle-fronted Weaver 20 possibly nest building Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
13 Sep 2020 Purple Heron 2 quite high flying upstrem - Morning check... Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Aug 2020 Common Swift 3 rooftop check. Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Aug 2020 Greater Blue-eared Starling 10 rooftop check. Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Aug 2020 Abyssinian Roller 1 rooftop check. Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Aug 2020 Shikra 2 rooftop check. Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Aug 2020 Red-necked Falcon 2 rooftop check. Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Aug 2020 Gabar Goshawk 3 rooftop check. Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Aug 2020 Little Weaver 6 rooftop check. Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Aug 2020 Ethiopian Swallow 12 rooftop check. Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Aug 2020 Little Swift 15 rooftop check. Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Aug 2020 Little Green Bee-eater 21 Rooftop check 17h00 - 19h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Aug 2020 Yellow-billed Kite 1 Rooftop check 17h00 - 19h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Aug 2020 Red-necked Falcon 2 Rooftop check 17h00 - 19h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Aug 2020 Gabar Goshawk 3 Rooftop check 17h00 - 19h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Aug 2020 Shikra 3 Rooftop check 17h00 - 19h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Aug 2020 Village Weaver 3 Rooftop check 17h00 - 19h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Aug 2020 African Silverbill 3 Rooftop check 17h00 - 19h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Willow Warbler 4 Short check - 10h00 - 11h00 Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Wood Warbler 1 Short check - 10h00 - 11h00 Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Eastern/Western Olivaceous Warbler 3 Short check - 10h00 - 11h00 Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Woodland Kingfisher 3 Short check - 10h00 - 11h00 Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Sep 2020 Woodland Kingfisher 2 Singing - Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 African Pygmy Kingfisher 1 superb adult bird at close range - First... Roniers parc Niger Benoît FORGET
23 Aug 2020 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 25 Two pairs observed nest-building Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown   
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