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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 2024-07-24)

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279 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
26 Apr 2024 Ostrich 1 1 individu Chad Sobdibe Padeuh Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
04 Jan 2024 Abyssinian Ground Hornbill 2 1m, 1 female Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
01 Apr 2024 African Openbill Stork 263 263 individus dans le lac Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
06 Jan 2024 African Silverbill 5 2 adult, 3 juv Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info egg group
01 Apr 2024 Western Grey Plantain-eater 2 2 individus RF Binder-Lere, Lere Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
08 Apr 2024 Abyssinian Ground Hornbill 2 2 individus Chad Chiara Fraticelli Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
14 Apr 2024 Abyssinian Ground Hornbill 2 2 individus Chad Chiara Fraticelli Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
06 Jan 2024 Green-winged Pytilia 3 2 male, 1 female Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
01 Apr 2024 African Openbill Stork 62 62 individus Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
18 Mar 2024 Dunn's Lark 2 Adult carrying food / feeding young - Chad Tim Wacher info egg
17 Mar 2024 African Silverbill 300 Attracted to base camp Chad Tim Wacher info
06 Jan 2024 African Palm Swift 30 at water hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 White Wagtail 2 at water hole Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 3 at water hole Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Red-billed Firefinch 20 at water hole Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Village Indigobird 2 at water hole Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 White-rumped Seedeater 15 at water hole Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 African Silverbill 5 at water hole Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 House Bunting (E. sahari) 3 at water hole Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 3 at water hole Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Common House Martin 40 at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Common Sand Martin 3 at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 White Wagtail 2 at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Common Chiffchaff 2 at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Black-rumped Waxbill 1 at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Red-billed Firefinch 50 at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 10 at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 White-rumped Seedeater 10 at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 3 at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
07 Jan 2024 Common Chiffchaff 1 at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Village Indigobird 4 at watering hole, 2 male, 2 female Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Feb 2024 Lesser Spotted Eagle 1 Birard and Defos du Rau confident of identification... PN de Zakouma, mare de... Chad Tour du Valat Julien Birard, Clemence Deschamps - DFAP Abakar Saleh WACHOUM, Abdoulaye ABDRAMAN, Haroun Bourma MARDIAN, Becker GUILOU, Idriss DAPSIA, Mahamat Hassan HATCHA - African Parks Parfait Golbologong DJOUBNDIE - OFB Pierre Defos Du Rau Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
06 Jan 2024 House Bunting (E. sahari) 2 Birds from current breeding season, at watering hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 House Sparrow 40 breeding in solar panel Bitkine, Guera Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info egg group
15 Feb 2024 Steppe Eagle 4 Dick Forsman 10, Aquila nipalensis confirmed PN de Zakouma, mare d'Al... Chad Tour du Valat Julien Birard, Clemence Deschamps - DFAP Abakar Saleh WACHOUM, Abdoulaye ABDRAMAN, Haroun Bourma MARDIAN, Becker GUILOU, Idriss DAPSIA, Mahamat Hassan HATCHA - African Parks Parfait Golbologong DJOUBNDIE - OFB Pierre Defos Du Rau Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
13 Feb 2024 Tawny Eagle 1 Dick Forsman 11, Aquila rapax confirmed PN de Zakouma, Bahr Dikere Chad Tour du Valat Julien Birard, Clemence Deschamps - DFAP Abakar Saleh WACHOUM, Abdoulaye ABDRAMAN, Haroun Bourma MARDIAN, Becker GUILOU, Idriss DAPSIA, Mahamat Hassan HATCHA - African Parks Parfait Golbologong DJOUBNDIE - OFB Pierre Defos Du Rau Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
04 Feb 2024 Tawny Eagle 1 Dick Forsman 12, Aquila rapax confirmed PN de Zakouma, mare d'Am... Chad Tour du Valat Julien Birard, Clemence Deschamps - DFAP Abakar Saleh WACHOUM, Abdoulaye ABDRAMAN, Haroun Bourma MARDIAN, Becker GUILOU, Idriss DAPSIA, Mahamat Hassan HATCHA - African Parks Parfait Golbologong DJOUBNDIE - OFB Pierre Defos Du Rau Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
15 Feb 2024 Steppe Eagle 2 Dick Forsman 17 Aquila nipalensis confirmed PN de Zakouma, mare d'Al... Chad Tour du Valat Julien Birard, Clemence Deschamps - DFAP Abakar Saleh WACHOUM, Abdoulaye ABDRAMAN, Haroun Bourma MARDIAN, Becker GUILOU, Idriss DAPSIA, Mahamat Hassan HATCHA - African Parks Parfait Golbologong DJOUBNDIE - OFB Pierre Defos Du Rau Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
15 Feb 2024 Greater Spotted Eagle 1 Dick Forsman 4, Clanga clanga confirmed PN de Zakouma, mare d'Al... Chad Tour du Valat Julien Birard, Clemence Deschamps - DFAP Abakar Saleh WACHOUM, Abdoulaye ABDRAMAN, Haroun Bourma MARDIAN, Becker GUILOU, Idriss DAPSIA, Mahamat Hassan HATCHA - African Parks Parfait Golbologong DJOUBNDIE - OFB Pierre Defos Du Rau Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
12 Feb 2024 Greater Spotted Eagle 1 Dick Forsman 5,6 , Clanga clanga confirmed PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Tour du Valat Julien Birard, Clemence Deschamps - DFAP Abakar Saleh WACHOUM, Abdoulaye ABDRAMAN, Haroun Bourma MARDIAN, Becker GUILOU, Idriss DAPSIA, Mahamat Hassan HATCHA - African Parks Parfait Golbologong DJOUBNDIE - OFB Pierre Defos Du Rau Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
12 Feb 2024 Steppe Eagle 4 Dick Forsman 8,9, Aquila nipalensis confirmed PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Tour du Valat Julien Birard, Clemence Deschamps - DFAP Abakar Saleh WACHOUM, Abdoulaye ABDRAMAN, Haroun Bourma MARDIAN, Becker GUILOU, Idriss DAPSIA, Mahamat Hassan HATCHA - African Parks Parfait Golbologong DJOUBNDIE - OFB Pierre Defos Du Rau Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
06 Jan 2024 Hoopoe 1 displaying Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
07 Apr 2024 Grey-backed Fiscal 1 Entered remotely as 1 individual Binder Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
04 Jan 2024 Ostrich 2 female - adult Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
12 Feb 2024 Greater Spotted Eagle 1 https://ebird.org/checklist/S161325991 PN de Zakouma, Tourda cheikh... Chad Tour du Valat Julien Birard, Clemence Deschamps - DFAP Abakar Saleh WACHOUM, Abdoulaye ABDRAMAN, Haroun Bourma MARDIAN, Becker GUILOU, Idriss DAPSIA, Mahamat Hassan HATCHA - African Parks Parfait Golbologong DJOUBNDIE - OFB Pierre Defos Du Rau Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
12 Feb 2024 Eastern Imperial Eagle 1 https://ebird.org/checklist/S161327562 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Tour du Valat Julien Birard, Clemence Deschamps - DFAP Abakar Saleh WACHOUM, Abdoulaye ABDRAMAN, Haroun Bourma MARDIAN, Becker GUILOU, Idriss DAPSIA, Mahamat Hassan HATCHA - African Parks Parfait Golbologong DJOUBNDIE - OFB Pierre Defos Du Rau Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
15 Feb 2024 Eastern Imperial Eagle 1 https://ebird.org/checklist/S161570997 PN de Zakouma, mare d'Al... Chad Tour du Valat Julien Birard, Clemence Deschamps - DFAP Abakar Saleh WACHOUM, Abdoulaye ABDRAMAN, Haroun Bourma MARDIAN, Becker GUILOU, Idriss DAPSIA, Mahamat Hassan HATCHA - African Parks Parfait Golbologong DJOUBNDIE - OFB Pierre Defos Du Rau Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
15 Feb 2024 Greater Spotted Eagle 1 https://ebird.org/checklist/S161618934 PN de Zakouma, sud mare... Chad Tour du Valat Julien Birard, Clemence Deschamps - DFAP Abakar Saleh WACHOUM, Abdoulaye ABDRAMAN, Haroun Bourma MARDIAN, Becker GUILOU, Idriss DAPSIA, Mahamat Hassan HATCHA - African Parks Parfait Golbologong DJOUBNDIE - OFB Pierre Defos Du Rau Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
07 Jan 2024 Pygmy Sunbird 2 male - adult Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Common Kestrel 1 male - adult Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
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