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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 2024-07-15)

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138 items found, displaying 101 to 138.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
14 Mar 2024 Southern Grey Shrike 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
15 Mar 2024 Chestnut-bellied Starling 8 Chad Tim Wacher info
15 Mar 2024 Desert Cisticola 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
15 Mar 2024 Isabelline Wheatear 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
15 Mar 2024 Fulvous Babbler 7 Chad Tim Wacher info
15 Mar 2024 Tawny Pipit 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
15 Mar 2024 African Collared Dove 1 Singing male in season &habitat - Chad Tim Wacher info
15 Mar 2024 Common Quail 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
16 Mar 2024 Cricket Warbler 2 Chad Tim Wacher info
16 Mar 2024 Crested Lark 2 Chad Tim Wacher info
16 Mar 2024 Dunn's Lark 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
16 Mar 2024 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 30 Chad Tim Wacher info
16 Mar 2024 Yellow Wagtail 1 Tick behind left eye see photo. Chad Tim Wacher info
17 Mar 2024 House Sparrow 250 Nest occupied / young or sitting bird seen.heard... Chad Tim Wacher info egg
17 Mar 2024 Speckled Pigeon 3 Chad Tim Wacher info
17 Mar 2024 Brown-necked Raven 2 Chad Tim Wacher info
17 Mar 2024 Pied Crow 45 Chad Tim Wacher info
17 Mar 2024 African Silverbill 300 Attracted to base camp Chad Tim Wacher info
17 Mar 2024 Desert Cisticola 1 On a visit for water at oryx base... Chad Tim Wacher info
17 Mar 2024 Crested Lark 4 Chad Tim Wacher info
17 Mar 2024 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 2 Chad Tim Wacher info
17 Mar 2024 Sudan Golden Sparrow 50 Chad Tim Wacher info
18 Mar 2024 Singing Bush Lark 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
18 Mar 2024 Dunn's Lark 2 Adult carrying food / feeding young - Chad Tim Wacher info egg
18 Mar 2024 Fulvous Babbler 6 Chad Tim Wacher info
18 Mar 2024 Southern Grey Shrike 2 Chad Tim Wacher info
19 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
19 Mar 2024 Common Quail 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
20 Mar 2024 Common Quail 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
21 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
22 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
22 Mar 2024 Tawny Pipit 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
22 Mar 2024 Greater Short-toed Lark 15 Chad Tim Wacher info
22 Mar 2024 Cream-coloured Courser 6 Chad Tim Wacher info
23 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 2 Chad Tim Wacher info
23 Mar 2024 Greater Short-toed Lark 12 Chad Tim Wacher info
23 Mar 2024 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 60 Chad Tim Wacher info
25 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 6 Chad Tim Wacher info
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