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Welcome to the WABDaB!

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...

 
July 2020: 450th photo species for the WABDaB!
06 Jul 2020 [JBr]
The recently added first photos of Red-chested Swallow bring to 450 the number of species of which there is at least one image in the WABDaB.  Other recently added first photos were of Violet-backed Starling, Klaas's Cuckoo and Snowy-crowned Robin Chat.  Soon to be added: Heuglin's Masked ... Read more...
May 2020: White Stork and Griffon Vulture recoveries in Niger and Chad
16 May 2020 [JBr]
Recent interesting ring recoveries include two White Storks and two Griffon Vultures, one each in Niger and Chad.             A White Stork with ring 8140, recovered near Tillabéri in December 2019, had been ringed as a nestling in Stapho... Read more...
April 2020: 100.000 records for the WABDaB, and more!
28 Apr 2020 [JBr]
We know it is not top priority in these complicated times but hope it is a welcome diversion.  On 19 April 2020 the 100.000th record was uploaded to the WABDaB!  A big thank you to all who have contributed over the years: some briefly, others year after year, some the day of their observat... Read more...
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Coverage

103,965 observations
of
573 species
in
494 half-degree blocks.
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4856 photos of 451 species.
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244 breeding species.
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(As of 2020-07-12)

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288 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
26 Jun 2015 Abdim's Stork Nesting [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
11 Jun 2015 Abdim's Stork [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
15 May 2015 Abdim's Stork In Faidherbia Albida/ Gao tree, also with Black-headed... [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
26 Apr 2015 Abdim's Stork [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
07 Apr 2015 Abdim's Stork [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
07 Apr 2015 Abdim's Stork [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
21 Jun 2020 Abdim's Stork 1 check at Pool 16h30 - 18h30 +... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2015 Abyssinian Roller [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
11 Jun 2015 Abyssinian Roller [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
26 Apr 2015 Abyssinian Roller [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
04 Jul 2020 Abyssinian Roller 30 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
27 Jun 2020 Abyssinian Roller 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
27 Jun 2020 African Black Swift 2 walk along the edge from KG Grotte to... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Jul 2020 African Golden Oriole 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
04 Jul 2020 African Grey Hornbill 50 Large flocks flying over near sundown Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Jun 2020 African Grey Hornbill 1 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h3 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Jun 2020 African Grey Hornbill 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
27 Jun 2020 African Grey Hornbill 88 One big group of 76 and the rest... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
21 Jun 2020 African Grey Hornbill Ouaga Zone du Bois Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
04 Jul 2020 African Palm Swift 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
27 Jun 2020 African Palm Swift 6 check permanent pool 8h30 - 10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
21 Jun 2020 African Palm Swift 10 Ouaga Zone du Bois Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Jun 2020 African Palm Swift 15 check at Pool 16h30 - 18h30 +... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 African Pied Wagtail 1 juvenile - short morning 6h30 - 7h30... Relais Kanazi, fleuve Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Jul 2020 African Thrush 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
27 Jun 2020 African Thrush 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Jun 2020 African Thrush 2 Ouaga Zone du Bois Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Jun 2020 African Wattled Lapwing 2 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h3 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 African Wattled Lapwing 1 - short morning 6h30 - 7h30 - sand... Relais Kanazi, fleuve Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Jun 2020 African Wattled Lapwing 2 check permanent pool 8h30 - 10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Jun 2020 Alpine Swift 3 A large swift, with a very white underside,... Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
26 Jun 2015 Barn Owl [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
25 Jun 2015 Beautiful Sunbird [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
06 May 2015 Beautiful Sunbird [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
10 Apr 2015 Beautiful Sunbird [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
04 Jul 2020 Beautiful Sunbird 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
27 Jun 2020 Beautiful Sunbird 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Jun 2020 Beautiful Sunbird 5 - short morning 6h30 - 7h30 - sand... Relais Kanazi, fleuve Niger Benoît FORGET
21 Jun 2020 Beautiful Sunbird 10 Ouaga Zone du Bois Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
04 Jul 2020 Black-billed Wood Dove 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
27 Jun 2020 Black-billed Wood Dove 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Jun 2020 Black-billed Wood Dove 1 check at Pool 16h30 - 18h30 +... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Jul 2020 Black-crowned Tchagra 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
11 Jun 2015 Black-headed Heron [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
15 May 2015 Black-headed Heron In Faidherbia Albida/ Gao tree, also with Abdim's... [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
04 Jul 2020 Black-headed Lapwing 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
27 Jun 2020 Black-headed Lapwing 12 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
04 Jul 2020 Black Kite/Yellow-billed Kite 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
27 Jun 2020 Black Kite/Yellow-billed Kite 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Jun 2020 Black Kite/Yellow-billed Kite 10 Ouaga Zone du Bois Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
288 items found, displaying 1 to 50.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
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