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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...

 
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...
September 2020-2: New species for Niger: Eurasian Black Vulture fitted with a transmitter in southern France!
09 Sep 2020 [JBr]
A young male Eurasian Black Vulture, fitted with a satellite transmitter in the Aveyron region of southern France in Augustus 2019, was found back along the Niger-Nigeria border in December 2019!  It is the first record of this species for Niger, and probably also for Nigeria.  See http://... Read more...
September 2020: Unconfirmed records in general and Dunn’s and Kordofan Larks
08 Sep 2020 [JBr]
We feel it is useful to keep track on the WABDaB site of records that need further corroboration before being added to database itself.  Such records can alert other observers to keep an eye out for the species concerned near the location concerned.  Records to be confirmed can now be view... Read more...
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Coverage

107,194 observations
of
577 species
in
496 half-degree blocks.
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5298 photos of 458 species.
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245 breeding species.
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(As of 2021-06-23)

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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
06 Jun 2021 Vieillot's Barbet 6 matinale 6h30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jun 2021 Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird 5 matinale 6h30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jun 2021 White-billed Buffalo Weaver 16 matinale 6h30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jun 2021 Chestnut-bellied Starling 50 matinale 6h30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jun 2021 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 12 matinale 6h30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Abyssinian Roller 4 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Speckled Pigeon 25 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Laughing Dove 35 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 7 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Western Grey Plantain-eater 8 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Rose-ringed Parakeet 18 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Village Indigobird 5 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 White-rumped Seedeater 7 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Greater Blue-eared Starling 6 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Chestnut-bellied Starling 3 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Yellow-billed Kite 10 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Red-necked Falcon 3 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Long-tailed Cormorant 5 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Cattle Egret 3 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Little Swift 45 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 African Palm Swift 12 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Ethiopian Swallow 9 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Village Weaver 3 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Little Weaver 1 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Common Bulbul 6 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2021 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 15 One young juvenile, out of nest but but... Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown   
22 May 2021 White-faced Whistling Duck 25 Passing along the river - Morning check... Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Great Egret 6 Passing over - Morning check rooftop... Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Intermediate Egret 2 Passing over - Morning check rooftop 6h00 -... Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2021 Little Green Bee-eater 7 passing over the house - Rooftop check 7H30... Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2021 Senegal Batis 6 Portant une chenille / Carrying a caterpillar Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown   
23 May 2021 Red-chested Swallow 1 Rooftop check 7H30 - 9H30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2021 Great Egret 3 Rooftop check 7H30 - 9H30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 4 Rooftop check 7H30 - 9H30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2021 Abdim's Stork 2 Rooftop check 7H30 - 9H30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
24 Jan 2021 Little Weaver See photo Lavender Waxbill Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
13 Jun 2021 Heuglin's Wheatear 2 Size : seems a little smaller than other... Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
24 Jan 2021 Lavender Waxbill Voyez la photo / See photo Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
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