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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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Coverage

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 2024-07-24)

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279 items found, displaying 251 to 279.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
05 Jan 2024 Green Wood-hoopoe 5 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 African Palm Swift 5 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Yellow Wagtail 5 ssp. feldegg PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Spur-winged Lapwing 5 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Red-billed Firefinch 50 at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
17 Mar 2024 Sudan Golden Sparrow 50 Chad Tim Wacher info
05 Jan 2024 Pied Crow 50 Abou Deia area Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Northern Carmine Bee-eater 50 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Common Sand Martin 50 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 European Turtle Dove 50 Zakouma, mares de Riguiek Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
21 Mar 2024 Ruff 56 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
18 Mar 2024 Fulvous Babbler 6 Chad Tim Wacher info
22 Mar 2024 Cream-coloured Courser 6 Chad Tim Wacher info
25 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 6 Chad Tim Wacher info
06 Jan 2024 Pied Crow 6 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Blue-cheeked Bee-eater 6 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Egyptian Goose 6 Zakouma, mares de Riguiek Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Black-headed Heron 60 roosting place/ sleeping place Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
23 Mar 2024 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 60 Chad Tim Wacher info
25 Mar 2024 Sudan Golden Sparrow 60 Chad Tim Wacher info
04 Jan 2024 Knob-billed Duck 60 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
01 Apr 2024 African Openbill Stork 62 62 individus Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
15 Mar 2024 Fulvous Babbler 7 Chad Tim Wacher info
13 Mar 2024 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 8 Chad Tim Wacher info
15 Mar 2024 Chestnut-bellied Starling 8 Chad Tim Wacher info
09 Mar 2024 African Swallow-tailed Kite 8 Chad Tim Wacher info
07 Jan 2024 Pied Crow 8 Waterhole without vegation, only hundreds of livestock Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
07 Jan 2024 Sudan Golden Sparrow 80 Waterhole without vegation, only hundreds of livestock Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Barn Swallow 80 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
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