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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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Coverage

107,944 observations
of
577 species
in
497 half-degree blocks.
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5384 photos of 458 species.
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245 breeding species.
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(As of 2021-09-25)

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290 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 Aug 2021 Double-spurred Francolin 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Hamerkop 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Malachite Kingfisher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Spur-winged Lapwing 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Rufous Scrub Robin 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Chestnut-crowned Sparrow-weaver 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Grey-backed Camaroptera 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Scarlet-chested Sunbird 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
08 Aug 2021 Tawny-flanked Prinia 1 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Yellow-billed Kite 1 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Aug 2021 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Aug 2021 Gabar Goshawk 1 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Aug 2021 Common Greenshank 1 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Aug 2021 Red-necked Falcon 1 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Aug 2021 African Grey Hornbill 1 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Rufous Scrub Robin 1 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 African Hobby 1 juvenile bird - Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Fox Kestrel 1 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 White-faced Whistling Duck 1 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 1 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Knob-billed Duck 1 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Fox Kestrel 1 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Black-headed Heron 1 Rooftopcheck 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Jul 2021 Red-necked Buzzard 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Senegal Eremomela 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Yellow-crowned Gonolek 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Gabar Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Malachite Kingfisher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Black-crowned Tchagra 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Grey-backed Camaroptera 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Dark Chanting Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Hamerkop 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Long-tailed Nightjar 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Abdim's Stork 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Black-headed Weaver 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Yellow-billed Shrike 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Little Weaver 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Village Weaver 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Vitelline Masked Weaver 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Black-billed Wood Dove 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Red-billed Firefinch 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Village Indigobird 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Rufous-crowned Roller 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
08 Aug 2021 Laughing Dove 10 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Jul 2021 African Silverbill 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Rufous-crowned Roller 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Greater Blue-eared Starling 10 Juvenile sooty black below and with very pale... Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown   
25 Jul 2021 Abyssinian Roller 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
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