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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 201 to 250.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
06 Jan 2024 Pygmy Sunbird 1 male - adult at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
07 Jan 2024 Pygmy Sunbird 2 male - adult 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
06 Jan 2024 Red-billed Firefinch 50 at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Red-billed Firefinch 20 at water hole Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Red-billed Firefinch Many Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Red-billed Quelea 300 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 10 at watering hole 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
06 Jan 2024 Rock Martin 30 ssp. fusciventris, at watering hole, photos Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Rock Martin 25 ssp. fusciventris, at watering hole, photos Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
20 Mar 2024 Ruff 45 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
21 Mar 2024 Ruff 56 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
04 Jan 2024 Ruff 120 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Rufous Scrub Robin 2 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
07 Apr 2024 Senegal Coucal 1 1 individu Binder Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
03 Jan 2024 Senegal Coucal 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
06 Jan 2024 Shikra 2 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
20 Mar 2024 Shikra 1 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
18 Mar 2024 Singing Bush Lark 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
09 Mar 2024 Singing Bush Lark 3 Chad Tim Wacher info
14 Mar 2024 Southern Grey Shrike 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
18 Mar 2024 Southern Grey Shrike 2 Chad Tim Wacher info
09 Mar 2024 Southern Grey Shrike 2 Pair in season& habitat - Chad Tim Wacher info
20 Mar 2024 Speckled Pigeon 20 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
17 Mar 2024 Speckled Pigeon 3 Chad Tim Wacher info
09 Mar 2024 Speckled Pigeon 2 Chad Tim Wacher info
06 Jan 2024 Speckled Pigeon 10 Mongo Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Speckled Pigeon 25 Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Spur-winged Goose 250 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
07 Jan 2024 Spur-winged Lapwing 2 Waterhole without vegation, only hundreds of livestock 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
04 Jan 2024 Squacco Heron 40 Zakouma, mares de Riguiek Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
12 Feb 2024 Steppe Eagle 4 Dick Forsman 8,9, Aquila nipalensis 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
15 Feb 2024 Steppe Eagle 4 Dick Forsman 10, Aquila nipalensis 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
15 Feb 2024 Steppe Eagle 2 Dick Forsman 17 Aquila nipalensis 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
13 Mar 2024 Sudan Golden Sparrow 40 Chad Tim Wacher info
14 Mar 2024 Sudan Golden Sparrow 18 Chad Tim Wacher info
17 Mar 2024 Sudan Golden Sparrow 50 Chad Tim Wacher info
25 Mar 2024 Sudan Golden Sparrow 60 Chad Tim Wacher info
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
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 2 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
11 Feb 2024 Tawny Eagle 2 Lac Fitri - survol A‚rien 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
279 items found, displaying 201 to 250.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
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