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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 2024-07-23)

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279 items found, displaying 51 to 100.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
15 Mar 2024 African Collared Dove 1 Singing male in season &habitat - Chad Tim Wacher info
15 Mar 2024 Common Quail 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
16 Mar 2024 Dunn's Lark 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
16 Mar 2024 Yellow Wagtail 1 Tick behind left eye see photo. Chad Tim Wacher info
17 Mar 2024 Desert Cisticola 1 On a visit for water at oryx base... Chad Tim Wacher info
18 Mar 2024 Singing Bush Lark 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
19 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
19 Mar 2024 Common Quail 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
20 Mar 2024 Common Quail 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
21 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
22 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
22 Mar 2024 Tawny Pipit 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
21 Feb 2024 Eastern Bonelli's Warbler 1 Not heard calling but good amount of pink... Chad Tim Wacher info
25 Feb 2024 Western Marsh Harrier 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
05 Jan 2024 Laughing Dove 1 Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird 1 Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Northern Crombec 1 Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Cut-throat 1 male - adult: at water hole Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... 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 Common Kestrel 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Namaqua Dove 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Abyssinian Roller 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Yellow-billed Kite 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 African Swallow-tailed Kite 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 African Swallow-tailed Kite 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
07 Jan 2024 Common Chiffchaff 1 at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
07 Jan 2024 Hoopoe 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
07 Jan 2024 Little Grebe 1 Waterhole without vegation, only hundreds of livestock Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Common Kestrel 1 male - adult Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Abyssinian Roller 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Sahel Paradise Whydah 1 male - adult Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Common Bulbul 1 Abou Deia area Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Laughing Dove 1 Abou Deia area Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Bateleur 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Pygmy Sunbird 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Abyssinian Roller 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Abyssinian Roller 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
03 Jan 2024 Western Marsh Harrier 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
03 Jan 2024 Abyssinian Ground Hornbill 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
03 Jan 2024 Bateleur 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
03 Jan 2024 Senegal Coucal 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Tawny Eagle 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Senegal Coucal 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Western Marsh Harrier 1 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 African Fish Eagle 1 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Woolly-necked Stork 1 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Grasshopper Buzzard 1 Zakouma, mares de Riguiek Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Black-headed Gonolek 1 Zakouma, mares de Riguiek Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Bateleur 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
279 items found, displaying 51 to 100.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
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