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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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Coverage

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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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
18 Oct 2020 Little Bee-eater 8 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Sep 1975 Terek Sandpiper 1 Lidey area Chad Newby 1979 Malimbus 1 90-109 Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
29 Sep 1974 Terek Sandpiper 1 Lidey area Chad Newby 1979 Malimbus 1 90-109 Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
20 Sep 1977 Terek Sandpiper 2 Arada environs Chad Newby 1979 Malimbus 1 90-109 Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
16 Sep 1977 Terek Sandpiper 1 Arada environs Chad Newby 1979 Malimbus 1 90-109 Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
17 Aug 1975 Terek Sandpiper 2 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)
25 Aug 1973 Terek Sandpiper 1 Arada environs Chad Newby 1979 Malimbus 1 90-109 Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
10 Oct 2020 Lesser Moorhen 3 1 juv. matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Oct 2020 Allen's Gallinule 9 1 juv matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
11 Oct 2020 Common Redstart 2 1 mal et une femelle - moring check... Goudel, Hotel Les Roniers Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Oct 2020 Gull-billed Tern 1 1st winter - guiding Goudel 6h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Sep 2020 Gabar Goshawk 3 2 ad & 1 juv - Morning check... Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Oct 2020 White-faced Whistling Duck 11 5 adult + juv. guiding Goudel 6h30 -... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
09 Dec 1970 European Stonechat 1 adult male S. torquata rubicula, collected Arrigui Niger Fairon (1972) Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
11 Oct 2020 Willow Warbler 2 check 7h00- 8H30 Goudel, Hotel Les Roniers Niger Benoît FORGET
11 Oct 2020 Woodland Kingfisher 3 check 7h00- 8H30 Goudel, Hotel Les Roniers Niger Benoît FORGET
11 Oct 2020 Eastern/Western Olivaceous Warbler 2 check 7h00- 8H30 Goudel, Hotel Les Roniers Niger Benoît FORGET
11 Oct 2020 Beautiful Sunbird 9 check 7h00- 8H30 Goudel, Hotel Les Roniers Niger Benoît FORGET
11 Oct 2020 Zitting Cisticola 1 check 7h00- 8H30 Goudel, Hotel Les Roniers Niger Benoît FORGET
11 Oct 2020 Rose-ringed Parakeet 9 check 7h00- 8H30 Goudel, Hotel Les Roniers Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Sep 2020 Allen's Gallinule 5 dont un juv. / matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Sep 2020 Little Crake 1 female 7h15 observation assez brève mais à faible... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Pied Flycatcher 1 female - First check - discovering the place.... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Oct 2020 Little Crake 1 female - guiding Goudel 6h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Garganey 1 Female - matinale 6h45 - 9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Sep 2020 Pygmy Sunbird 1 female - matinale 7h00 - 09h00 Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Oct 2020 Knob-billed Duck 1 Female - matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
03 Oct 2020 Western Marsh Harrier 1 female - matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Sep 2020 Eurasian Golden Oriole 1 Female - Short Check 9h00 - 10h00 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 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 Black-shouldered Kite 1 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 3 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 African Silverbill 6 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Red-billed Firefinch 8 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Woodland Kingfisher 4 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Common Bulbul 8 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Vitelline Masked Weaver 1 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Beautiful Sunbird 3 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Little Weaver 1 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Vieillot's Barbet 3 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
20 Sep 2020 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 2 First check - discovering the place. 7h30 -... Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
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