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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 2023-02-02)

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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
04 Sep 2021 Sanderling Robert Thomson:  Bird observed  through telescope at a... Chad APN/UCT bird monitoring: E. Bussiere, O. Fontaine, A. Lowney & R. Thomson Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
05 Sep 2021 Common Rock Thrush Robert Thomson:  Bird perched very briefly near our... Chad APN/UCT bird monitoring: E. Bussiere, O. Fontaine, A. Lowney & R. Thomson Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
04 Sep 2021 Ortolan Bunting Robert Thomson:  Probable record.  Very brief sighting in... Chad APN/UCT bird monitoring: E. Bussiere, O. Fontaine, A. Lowney & R. Thomson Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
08 Mar 2021 Marabou Stork 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Common Snipe 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Abrefe 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
14 Mar 2021 Mourning Dove 6 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Abrefe Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Common Whitethroat 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Abrefe Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Rufous Scrub Robin 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Abrefe 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
14 Mar 2021 White-faced Whistling Duck 1000 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Abrefe Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Common Moorhen 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Abrefe 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
14 Mar 2021 Knob-billed Duck 100 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Abrefe 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
09 Mar 2021 Grassland Pipit 1 or rather sp! with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh... Birguimi Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Mar 2021 Pink-backed Pelican 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Birguimi Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Mar 2021 Mourning Dove 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Birguimi Chad 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
09 Mar 2021 Tawny-flanked Prinia 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Birguimi Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
31 Jan 2021 Northern Wheatear 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Comptage en route Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 European Turtle Dove 50 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Dab Ouad Chad 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
14 Mar 2021 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Dab Ouad Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse 12 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Dab Ouad Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Mourning Dove 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Dab Ouad 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
14 Mar 2021 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 5 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Dab Ouad Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Red-billed Firefinch 5 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Dab Ouad Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Village Indigobird 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Dab Ouad Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
10 Feb 2021 Northern Wheatear 1 Dab Ouad Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
10 Feb 2021 Chestnut-backed Sparrow Lark 1 Dab Ouad Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
10 Feb 2021 Yellow Wagtail 20 Dab Ouad Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
10 Mar 2021 Red-necked Falcon 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Doumourou Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
12 Feb 2021 Black-bellied Bustard 1 E Miogai Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Yellow Wagtail 1 Motacilla feldegg superciliaris type, with pale yellowish throat... Etiopi 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
14 Mar 2021 African Palm Swift 3 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Etiopi 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
14 Mar 2021 Pied Crow 4 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Etiopi Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Yellow-billed Stork 10 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... Etiopi Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
14 Mar 2021 Common Snipe 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Etiopi 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
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
09 Mar 2021 Black-crowned Night Heron 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Galo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Mar 2021 Woodchat Shrike 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Galo 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
09 Mar 2021 Ruff 1000 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Galo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
13 Mar 2021 Lesser Jacana 2 very small bird seen flying among waterlilies, dark... Goffé Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
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