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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 2023-01-31)

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266 items found, displaying 201 to 250.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
06 Feb 2021 Pied Kingfisher 3 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad 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
06 Feb 2021 Pallid Harrier 2 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mares de... 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
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 Scarlet-chested Sunbird 1 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mare d'Antigua... 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
04 Feb 2021 Pied Kingfisher 1 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mare d'Antigua... 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
03 Feb 2021 Abyssinian Ground Hornbill 2 with Julien Birard & Jaime Dias Unnamed location 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
03 Feb 2021 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 5 with Julien Birard et M'baiti Djimasngar Narcisse mare Dim 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
03 Feb 2021 Red-tailed Shrike 2 creamy cold grey underparts, both primary observers agreed... mare Dim Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
03 Feb 2021 Blue-cheeked Bee-eater 6 with Julien Birard et M'baiti Djimasngar Narcisse mare Dim 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
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 Blue-cheeked Bee-eater 30 with Julien Birard et M'baiti Djimasngar Narcisse mare de Tafok Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
03 Feb 2021 Woodchat Shrike 1 with Julien Birard Haraze Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
03 Feb 2021 Marabou Stork 6 with Julien Birard Haraze Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
03 Feb 2021 Barn Owl 1 with Julien Birard Haraze Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
02 Feb 2021 European Turtle Dove 80 with Julien Birard PN de Zakouma, mare de... 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
02 Feb 2021 Pallid Harrier 1 with Julien Birard PN de Zakouma, mare de... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
02 Feb 2021 Martial Eagle 1 with Julien Birard PN de Zakouma, mare de... 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
31 Oct 2022 African Scops Owl 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
31 Oct 2022 Barn Owl 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
23 Dec 2022 Namaqua Dove 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
23 Dec 2022 Red-necked Buzzard 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
23 Dec 2022 Western Marsh Harrier 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
04 Nov 2022 Lesser Blue-eared Starling 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
04 Nov 2022 Great Spotted Cuckoo 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
06 Sep 2022 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
06 Sep 2022 Black-headed Lapwing 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
06 Sep 2022 Yellow-billed Oxpecker 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
06 Sep 2022 Red-necked Falcon 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
24 Aug 2022 Dwarf Bittern 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
24 Aug 2022 Abyssinian Roller 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
24 Aug 2022 Senegal Coucal 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
21 Aug 2022 African Wattled Lapwing 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
21 Aug 2022 Lavender Waxbill 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
21 Aug 2022 Grey Kestrel 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
21 Aug 2022 Purple Glossy Starling 2 oiseau jeune, commissures toujours pâles / young bird,... Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Aug 2022 Chestnut-bellied Starling 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
13 Aug 2022 Black-headed Weaver 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
13 Aug 2022 Rufous-crowned Roller 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
13 Aug 2022 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
13 Aug 2022 Brown-backed Woodpecker 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
13 Aug 2022 Pin-tailed Whydah 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
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