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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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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 2024-07-11)

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279 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
05 Jan 2024 Red-billed Firefinch Many Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu Many 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
04 May 2024 Icterine Warbler Trouve mort, mort de soif en migration de... Aderbissinat Niger Abdoulaye Harouna Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
06 Jan 2024 Hoopoe 1 displaying Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Common Bulbul 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Lesser Whitethroat 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Common Whitethroat 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Pygmy Sunbird 1 male - adult at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Black-rumped Waxbill 1 at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Purple Heron 1 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
06 Jan 2024 Woolly-necked Stork 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
20 Mar 2024 Eastern Olivaceous Warbler 1 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
19 Mar 2024 Long-tailed Cormorant 1 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
19 Mar 2024 Hoopoe 1 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
20 Mar 2024 Shikra 1 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
21 Mar 2024 Black-shouldered Kite 1 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
21 Mar 2024 Black-headed Heron 1 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
08 Feb 2024 Eastern Imperial Eagle 1 One single individual seen twice on 8 Feb... PN de Zakouma, mares de... 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
05 Feb 2024 Lesser Spotted Eagle 1 Birard and Defos du Rau confident of identification... PN de Zakouma, mare de... 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
12 Feb 2024 Greater Spotted Eagle 1 Dick Forsman 5,6 , Clanga clanga confirmed PN de Zakouma, mares de... 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
12 Feb 2024 Greater Spotted Eagle 1 https://ebird.org/checklist/S161325991 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 Greater Spotted Eagle 1 Rigueik, possibly same individual as 0212 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
15 Feb 2024 Greater Spotted Eagle 1 https://ebird.org/checklist/S161618934 PN de Zakouma, sud mare... 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
15 Feb 2024 Greater Spotted Eagle 1 Dick Forsman 4, Clanga clanga confirmed PN de Zakouma, mare d'Al... 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
03 Feb 2024 Tawny Eagle 1 PN de Zakouma, Am Diamoussa 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 Feb 2024 Tawny Eagle 1 PN de Zakouma, Am Kalam 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 Feb 2024 Tawny Eagle 1 Dick Forsman 12, Aquila rapax confirmed PN de Zakouma, mare d'Am... 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
08 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
09 Feb 2024 Tawny Eagle 1 PN de Zakouma, Djoukoub ADN... 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
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
12 Feb 2024 Eastern Imperial Eagle 1 https://ebird.org/checklist/S161327562 PN de Zakouma, mares de... 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
15 Feb 2024 Eastern Imperial Eagle 1 https://ebird.org/checklist/S161570997 PN de Zakouma, mare d'Al... 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
07 Apr 2024 Grey-backed Fiscal 1 Entered remotely as 1 individual Binder Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
01 Apr 2024 Hoopoe 1 1 individu Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
01 Apr 2024 Hoopoe 1 1 individu Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
01 Apr 2024 Hoopoe 1 1 individu Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
07 Apr 2024 Senegal Coucal 1 1 individu Binder Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
08 Apr 2024 Hoopoe 1 1 individu Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
13 Apr 2024 Black-bellied Bustard 1 1 individu Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
26 Apr 2024 Ostrich 1 1 individu Chad Sobdibe Padeuh Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
09 Mar 2024 Black-eared Wheatear 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
09 Mar 2024 Common Quail 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
13 Mar 2024 Desert Cisticola 1 Regularly comes into camp from surrounding grasslands around... Chad Tim Wacher info
14 Mar 2024 Southern Grey Shrike 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
15 Mar 2024 Desert Cisticola 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
15 Mar 2024 Isabelline Wheatear 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
15 Mar 2024 Tawny Pipit 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
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