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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...

 
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...
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...
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104,934 observations
of
577 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 2020-10-24)

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293 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
17 Aug 1975 Terek Sandpiper 2 Arada environs Chad Newby 1979 Malimbus 1 90-109 Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
25 Aug 1973 Terek Sandpiper 1 Arada environs Chad Newby 1979 Malimbus 1 90-109 Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Sep 1975 Terek Sandpiper 1 Lidey area Chad Newby 1979 Malimbus 1 90-109 Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Sep 2020 Woodland Kingfisher 2 Singing - Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Sep 2020 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 1 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Sep 2020 African Grey Hornbill 1 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Sep 2020 Gabar Goshawk 1 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Sep 2020 Black-shouldered Kite 1 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Sep 2020 Ethiopian Swallow 14 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Sep 2020 Double-spurred Francolin 1 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Sep 2020 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Matinale "à l'huîtrier pie!" 6h30 -10h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Ethiopian Swallow 8 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Village Weaver 25 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Yellow-billed Shrike 3 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Blue-naped Mousebird 2 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 2 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Eastern/Western Olivaceous Warbler 2 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
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 Purple Heron 2 quite high flying upstrem - Morning check... 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 Gabar Goshawk 3 2 ad & 1 juv - Morning check... Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Red-necked Falcon 1 Morning check 7h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
16 Sep 1977 Terek Sandpiper 1 Arada environs Chad Newby 1979 Malimbus 1 90-109 Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
17 Sep 1973 Terek Sandpiper 2 Arada environs Chad Newby 1979 Malimbus 1 90-109 Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
19 Sep 2020 Eurasian Oystercatcher 1 Longue observation de l'oiseau posé en compagnie... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 1977 Terek Sandpiper 2 Arada environs Chad Newby 1979 Malimbus 1 90-109 Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
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
20 Sep 2020 Willow Warbler 9 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Wood Warbler 9 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Pied Flycatcher 1 female - First check - discovering the place.... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 3 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Chestnut-bellied Starling 1 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 African Palm Swift 4 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Rose-ringed Parakeet 8 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Grey-backed Camaroptera 3 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Eastern/Western Olivaceous Warbler 4 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Gabar Goshawk 1 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Shikra 1 Male - First check - discovering the place.... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
293 items found, displaying 1 to 50.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
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