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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

116,484 observations
of
586 species
in
513 half-degree blocks.
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6418 photos of 473 species.
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247 breeding species.
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(As of 2024-04-20)

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286 items found, displaying 251 to 286.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
12 Mar 2024 Village Indigobird Chad Fraser Gear info
21 Feb 2024 Village Weaver 1 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne/Chez Wou 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 Pierre Defos du Rau info group
06 Mar 2024 Vinaceous Dove PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Fraser Gear info
08 Mar 2024 Vitelline Masked Weaver PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Fraser Gear info
07 Mar 2024 Wahlberg's Eagle PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Fraser Gear info
07 Mar 2024 Western Marsh Harrier PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Fraser Gear info
09 Mar 2024 Western Marsh Harrier PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Fraser Gear info
06 Mar 2024 Western Marsh Harrier PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Fraser Gear info
11 Mar 2024 White-browed Robin Chat Watched one in thickets on the Salamat river... Chad Fraser Gear info
07 Mar 2024 White-faced Whistling Duck PN de Zakouma, Bahr Dikere... Chad Fraser Gear info
08 Mar 2024 White-faced Whistling Duck PN de Zakouma, mare d'Antigua Chad Fraser Gear info
06 Mar 2024 White-faced Whistling Duck PN de Zakouma, Bahr Dikere... Chad Fraser Gear info
06 Mar 2024 White-faced Whistling Duck PN de Zakouma, Bahr Dikere... Chad Fraser Gear info
22 Feb 2024 White-faced Whistling Duck 54 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne/Chez Wou 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 Pierre Defos du Rau info group
13 Mar 2024 White-rumped Seedeater Chad Fraser Gear info
21 Feb 2024 White-rumped Seedeater 3 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne/Chez Wou 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 Pierre Defos du Rau info group
11 Mar 2024 Wire-tailed Swallow PN de Zakouma, Mourdass Centre Chad Fraser Gear info
06 Mar 2024 Wood Sandpiper PN de Zakouma, Bahr Dikere... Chad Fraser Gear info
07 Mar 2024 Wood Sandpiper Chad Fraser Gear info
06 Mar 2024 Wood Warbler PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Fraser Gear info
06 Mar 2024 Woolly-necked Stork PN de Zakouma, Bahr Dikere... Chad Fraser Gear info
06 Mar 2024 Woolly-necked Stork PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Fraser Gear info
27 Mar 2024 Woolly-necked Stork 2 individus PN Zah Soo, mare 800... Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
24 Mar 2024 Woolly-necked Stork 11 individus PN Zah Soo, mare 800... Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
07 Mar 2024 Yellow-billed Kite Chad Fraser Gear info
06 Mar 2024 Yellow-billed Kite Chad Fraser Gear info
15 Mar 2024 Yellow-billed Kite 1 individu Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
06 Mar 2024 Yellow-billed Oxpecker Chad Fraser Gear info
06 Mar 2024 Yellow-billed Stork PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Fraser Gear info
27 Mar 2024 Yellow-billed Stork 33 individus PN Zah Soo, mare 800... Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
24 Mar 2024 Yellow-billed Stork 11 individus PN Zah Soo, mare 800... Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
27 Mar 2024 Yellow-billed Stork 8 individus PN Zah Soo, Wasan Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
21 Feb 2024 Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird 1 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne/Chez Wou 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 Pierre Defos du Rau info group
09 Mar 2024 Yellow Wagtail PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Fraser Gear info
07 Mar 2024 Yellow Wagtail Chad Fraser Gear info
06 Mar 2024 Yellow Wagtail PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Fraser Gear info
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