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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
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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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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
05 Sep 2020 House Bunting (E. sahari) Agadez Niger Sébastien Jadot Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
05 Sep 2020 Barn Owl Agadez Niger Sébastien Jadot Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
18 Oct 2020 Woodland Kingfisher 1 guiding Goudel 6h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Oct 2020 Common Snipe 1 guiding Goudel 6h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Oct 2020 Gull-billed Tern 1 1st winter - guiding Goudel 6h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Oct 2020 Little Crake 1 female - guiding Goudel 6h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Oct 2020 Black Crake 1 guiding Goudel 6h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Oct 2020 Red-necked Falcon 1 guiding Goudel 6h30 - 9h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
17 Oct 2020 Black-headed Heron 1 matinale 6h45 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
17 Oct 2020 Black Crake 1 matinale 6h45 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
17 Oct 2020 Long-tailed Nightjar 1 matinale 6h45 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
17 Oct 2020 Great Egret 1 matinale 6h45 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
11 Oct 2020 Zitting Cisticola 1 check 7h00- 8H30 Goudel, Hotel Les Roniers Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Oct 2020 Black-headed Heron 1 matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Oct 2020 Temminck's Stint 1 matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Oct 2020 Osprey 1 matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Oct 2020 Black-shouldered Kite 1 matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Oct 2020 Barn Swallow 1 with the group of ethiopian swallow - matinale... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Oct 2020 Gabar Goshawk 1 matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Oct 2020 Little Crake 1 male at close range - matinale 7h00 -... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Oct 2020 Knob-billed Duck 1 Female - matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Oct 2020 Black-shouldered Kite 1 Short check 8h30 - 9h30 Goudel, Hotel Les Roniers Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Oct 2020 Common Redstart 1 Short check 8h30 - 9h30 Goudel, Hotel Les Roniers Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Oct 2020 Common Redstart 1 matinale 7h00 - 8h30 Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Oct 2020 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 1 matinale 7h00 - 8h30 Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Oct 2020 Western Olivaceous Warbler 1 matinale 7h00 - 8h30 Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Oct 2020 Shikra 1 matinale 7h00 - 8h30 Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Oct 2020 Grasshopper Buzzard 1 matinale 7h00 - 8h30 Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Oct 2020 Grey Woodpecker 1 matinale 7h00 - 8h30 Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Oct 2020 Pied Flycatcher 1 male - matinale 7h00 - 8h30 Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
03 Oct 2020 Knob-billed Duck 1 male - matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
03 Oct 2020 Red-necked Falcon 1 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
03 Oct 2020 Purple Swamphen 1 matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
03 Oct 2020 Osprey 1 matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Sep 2020 Gabar Goshawk 1 Short Check 9h00 - 10h00 Goudel, Hotel Les Roniers Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Sep 2020 Pied Flycatcher 1 male - spreading and flicking tail - Short... Goudel, Hotel Les Roniers Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Sep 2020 Eurasian Golden Oriole 1 Female - Short Check 9h00 - 10h00 Goudel, Hotel Les Roniers Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Sep 2020 Common Redstart 1 male - Short Check 9h00 - 10h00 Goudel, Hotel Les Roniers Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Sep 2020 African Thrush 1 matinale 7h00 - 09h00 Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Sep 2020 Pygmy Sunbird 1 female - matinale 7h00 - 09h00 Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Sep 2020 Gabar Goshawk 1 matinale 7h00 - 09h00 Goudel, parc en face de... Niger Benoît FORGET
22 Sep 2020 Woodland Kingfisher 1 singing Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Sep 2020 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Singing - matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Sep 2020 Vieillot's Barbet 1 matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Sep 2020 Willow Warbler 1 matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Sep 2020 Gabar Goshawk 1 matinale 7h00 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Sep 2020 Shikra 1 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
26 Sep 2020 Eurasian Oystercatcher 1 the bird is still exactly at the same... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
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