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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

112,772 observations
of
583 species
in
503 half-degree blocks.
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5933 photos of 468 species.
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247 breeding species.
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(As of 2023-02-01)

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266 items found, displaying 1 to 50.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
03 Feb 2021 Abyssinian Ground Hornbill 2 with Julien Birard & Jaime Dias Unnamed location Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
26 Jun 2014 Abyssinian Roller 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Paul Ouedraogo, Germaine Ouedraogo, Idrissa... Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Pierre Defos du Rau
24 Aug 2022 Abyssinian Roller 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Mar 2021 Abyssinian Roller 1 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
03 Feb 2021 Abyssinian Roller 1 with Julien Birard et M'baiti Djimasngar Narcisse mare Dim Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
16 Mar 2021 African Collared Dove 1 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 African Collared Dove 30 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Dab Ouad Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
26 Jun 2014 African Fish Eagle 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Paul Ouedraogo, Germaine Ouedraogo, Idrissa... Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Pierre Defos du Rau
06 Feb 2021 African Fish Eagle 1 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
04 Feb 2021 African Fish Eagle 1 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, Koubouch -... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
02 Feb 2021 African Fish Eagle 1 with Julien Birard PN de Zakouma, mare de... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
23 Jun 2014 African Grey Hornbill 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval Ouagadougou - Parc Bangr Weogo Burkina Faso Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 African Grey Hornbill 20 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Dab Ouad Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
26 Jun 2014 African Jacana 5 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Paul Ouedraogo, Germaine Ouedraogo, Idrissa... Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Pierre Defos du Rau
13 Mar 2021 African Jacana 3 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Goffé Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
12 Mar 2021 African Openbill Stork 165 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Yao Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
16 Mar 2021 African Palm Swift 3 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 African Palm Swift 3 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Etiopi Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
11 Feb 2021 African Palm Swift 3 Pala air strip Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
31 Oct 2022 African Scops Owl 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Mar 2021 African Silverbill 4 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
21 Aug 2022 African Wattled Lapwing 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
31 Oct 2022 Barn Owl 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
03 Feb 2021 Barn Owl 1 with Julien Birard Haraze Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Barn Swallow 3 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Etiopi Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
26 Jun 2014 Bateleur 3 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Paul Ouedraogo, Germaine Ouedraogo, Idrissa... Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Pierre Defos du Rau
06 Feb 2021 Bateleur 2 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
23 Jun 2014 Bearded Barbet 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval Ouagadougou - Parc Bangr Weogo Burkina Faso Pierre Defos du Rau
23 Jun 2014 Beautiful Sunbird 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval Ouagadougou - Parc Bangr Weogo Burkina Faso Pierre Defos du Rau
12 Feb 2021 Black-bellied Bustard 1 E Miogai Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
05 Aug 2022 Black-billed Wood Dove 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
09 Mar 2021 Black-crowned Night Heron 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Galo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Black-crowned Tchagra 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Etiopi Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
11 Mar 2021 Black-headed Gull 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Shana Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
16 Mar 2021 Black-headed Heron 5 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
06 Sep 2022 Black-headed Lapwing 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Mar 2021 Black-headed Lapwing 4 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
13 Aug 2022 Black-headed Weaver 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Mar 2021 Black Scrub Robin 3 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Black Scrub Robin 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Black Scrub Robin 1 singing, with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum &... Etiopi Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
10 Mar 2021 Black Scrub Robin 1 singing, with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum &... Kifiri Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
05 Aug 2022 Black-shouldered Kite 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
07 Jan 2023 Black Stork 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
10 Feb 2021 Black-tailed Godwit 32.000 Thirty-two thousand, quite amazing Lac Fitri general Chad Pierre Defos du Rau, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
16 Mar 2021 Black-tailed Godwit 1000 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Black-tailed Godwit 3000 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Abrefe Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
10 Mar 2021 Black-tailed Godwit 500 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Maguet Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
16 Mar 2021 Black-winged Stilt 10 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
07 Feb 2021 Blue-cheeked Bee-eater 3 with Julien Birard PN de Zakouma, Adelei Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
266 items found, displaying 1 to 50.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
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