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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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5963 photos of 468 species.
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247 breeding species.
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(As of 2023-02-09)

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266 items found, displaying 101 to 150.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
16 Mar 2021 Garganey 40000 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
16 Mar 2021 Glossy Ibis 20 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
11 Mar 2021 Grassland Pipit 4 rather "Anthus sp", calls soft and repeated tchlup... Shana Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
11 Mar 2021 Grassland Pipit 3 rather "Anthus sp" actually! outer rectrices seem pale... Wanaté Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Mar 2021 Grassland Pipit 1 or rather sp! with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh... Birguimi Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
16 Mar 2021 Greater Painted-snipe 1 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
06 Feb 2021 Greater Spotted Eagle 1 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
16 Mar 2021 Great Reed Warbler 1 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
04 Nov 2022 Great Spotted Cuckoo 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
10 Mar 2021 Great White Pelican 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Maguet Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
26 Jun 2014 Green-backed Heron 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Paul Ouedraogo, Germaine Ouedraogo, Idrissa... Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Pierre Defos du Rau
23 Jun 2014 Green-backed Heron 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval Ouagadougou - Parc Bangr Weogo Burkina Faso Pierre Defos du Rau
23 Jun 2014 Grey-backed Camaroptera 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval Ouagadougou - Parc Bangr Weogo Burkina Faso Pierre Defos du Rau
16 Mar 2021 Grey-backed Camaroptera 1 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
11 Feb 2021 Grey-backed Fiscal 3 Pala air strip Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
21 Aug 2022 Grey Kestrel 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
03 Feb 2021 Grey-rumped Swallow 1 with Julien Birard et M'baiti Djimasngar Narcisse mare de Tafok Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
03 Feb 2021 Grey Woodpecker 1 with Julien Birard et M'baiti Djimasngar Narcisse mare de Tafok Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
16 Mar 2021 Gull-billed Tern 3 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
26 Jun 2014 Hamerkop 3 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Paul Ouedraogo, Germaine Ouedraogo, Idrissa... Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Pierre Defos du Rau
23 Jun 2014 Hamerkop 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval Ouagadougou - Parc Bangr Weogo Burkina Faso Pierre Defos du Rau
07 Jan 2023 Hamerkop 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
26 Jun 2014 Helmeted Guineafowl 5 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Paul Ouedraogo, Germaine Ouedraogo, Idrissa... Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Mar 2021 House Sparrow 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Birguimi Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
10 Mar 2021 Isabelline Shrike 1 Cream-coloured underparts washed with fawn/salmon, pale bill base,... Galo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime Rotoudjimbaye Betoloum Pierre Defos du Rau
16 Mar 2021 Knob-billed Duck 2 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Knob-billed Duck 100 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Abrefe Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
26 Jun 2014 Laughing Dove 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Paul Ouedraogo, Germaine Ouedraogo, Idrissa... Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Pierre Defos du Rau
16 Mar 2021 Laughing Dove 1 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
21 Aug 2022 Lavender Waxbill 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
10 Mar 2021 Lesser Black-backed Gull 1 adult, with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum &... Maguet Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
04 Nov 2022 Lesser Blue-eared Starling 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
13 Mar 2021 Lesser Jacana 2 very small bird seen flying among waterlilies, dark... Goffé Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Little Ringed Plover 4 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Abrefe Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
11 Mar 2021 Little Ringed Plover 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Shana Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
16 Mar 2021 Little Stint 15 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Little Stint 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Etiopi Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Little Stint 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Abrefe Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
03 Feb 2021 Long-crested Eagle 1 with Julien Birard et M'baiti Djimasngar Narcisse mare Dim Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
13 Mar 2021 Long-tailed Cormorant 3 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Goffé Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
13 Aug 2022 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
11 Mar 2021 Long-toed Lapwing 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Shana Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
06 Feb 2021 Malachite Kingfisher 1 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
04 Feb 2021 Malachite Kingfisher 1 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mare d'Antigua... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Mar 2021 Marabou Stork 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Galo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
08 Mar 2021 Marabou Stork 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
03 Feb 2021 Marabou Stork 6 with Julien Birard Haraze Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
16 Mar 2021 Marsh Sandpiper 10 with Julien Birard Wardogo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Marsh Sandpiper 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Abrefe Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
06 Feb 2021 Martial Eagle 1 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
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