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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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286 items found, displaying 251 to 286.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
06 Jun 2015 Yellow-billed Oxpecker 2 Bringing fluff to a tree cavity. [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
29 May 2015 Yellow-billed Oxpecker 2 Building nest in a cavity in a Sclerocarya... [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
28 Jun 2020 Klaas's Cuckoo 1 calling- short morning 6h30 - 7h30 - sand... Relais Kanazi, fleuve Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 African Grey Hornbill 1 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h3 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 African Wattled Lapwing 2 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h3 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 Northern Wheatear 1 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h3 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 Yellow-billed Kite 2 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h3 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 Red-billed Quelea 35 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h3 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 Double-spurred Francolin 1 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h3 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 Grey-headed Kingfisher 4 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h3 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 Little Swift 4 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h3 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 White-rumped Swift 4 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h3 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 Ethiopian Swallow 5 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h3 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 Lesser Striped Swallow 1 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h3 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 White-faced Whistling Duck 2 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h3 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 3 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h3 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 Cut-throat 4 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h3 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 Great Spotted Cuckoo 2 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h3 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 Jacobin Cuckoo 1 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h3 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 West African Swallow 4 check permanent pool & edge KGP15h30 -... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
24 Jun 2015 Standard-winged Nightjar Didn't actually see the bird, but found this... [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
15 May 2015 Abdim's Stork In Faidherbia Albida/ Gao tree, also with Black-headed... [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
28 Jun 2020 African Pied Wagtail 1 juvenile - short morning 6h30 - 7h30... Relais Kanazi, fleuve Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Jul 2020 African Grey Hornbill 50 Large flocks flying over near sundown Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
26 Jun 2015 Abdim's Stork Nesting [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
15 May 2015 Pied Crow Nest in radio tower at 43 meters. [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
02 May 2015 Western Grey Plantain-eater On nest [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
28 Jun 2020 Red-necked Falcon 1 - short morning 6h30 - 7h30 - sand... Relais Kanazi, fleuve Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 Egyptian Plover 4 - short morning 6h30 - 7h30 - sand... Relais Kanazi, fleuve Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 Long-tailed Cormorant 4 - short morning 6h30 - 7h30 - sand... Relais Kanazi, fleuve Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Jun 2020 Beautiful Sunbird 5 - short morning 6h30 - 7h30 - sand... Relais Kanazi, fleuve Niger Benoît FORGET
10 Jun 2015 Yellow-billed Oxpecker 2 Still around cavity in tree, as seen on... [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
04 Jul 2020 Red-chested Swallow 20 Tail streamers shorter than in Barn Swallow, much... Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
11 Jul 2020 White-faced Whistling Duck 2 Two birds I think just passing through, stopped... Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
11 Jul 2020 Yellow-crowned Gonolek 3 Very loud duetting. Two birds 'chasing' a third(F?)... Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
286 items found, displaying 251 to 286.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
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