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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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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
19 Jun 2021 Abdim's Stork 4 matinale 6h30-11h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Jun 2021 Abdim's Stork 2 Matinale 6H30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2021 Abdim's Stork 2 Rooftop check 7H30 - 9H30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Jun 2021 Abyssinian Roller 3 matinale 6h30-10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 Abyssinian Roller 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Jun 2021 Abyssinian Roller 1 matinale 6h30 - 10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2021 Abyssinian Roller 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 May 2021 Abyssinian Roller 4 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
15 May 2021 Abyssinian Roller 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
19 Jun 2021 African Black Swift 1 matinale 6h30-11h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Jun 2021 African Cuckoo 1 females - Matinale 6H30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jun 2021 African Cuckoo 1 1 or 2 calling from different places -... Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 African Grey Hornbill 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 African Grey Hornbill 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Jun 2021 African Palm Swift 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Jun 2021 African Palm Swift 2 matinale 6h30 - 10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2021 African Palm Swift 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 May 2021 African Palm Swift 12 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2021 African Silverbill 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Jun 2021 African Thrush 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 African Thrush 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 May 2021 African Wattled Lapwing 1 matinale 6h00-9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 Bearded Barbet 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
13 Jun 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 12 matinale 6h30-10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 12 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 4 Rooftop check 7H30 - 9H30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
09 Apr 2021 Beautiful Sunbird Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
20 Apr 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 May 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
19 Jun 2021 Black-billed Wood Dove 5 matinale 6h30-11h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 Black-billed Wood Dove 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Jun 2021 Black-billed Wood Dove 4 matinale 6h30 - 10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2021 Black-billed Wood Dove 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
12 Jun 2021 Black Crake 11 Matinale 6H30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jun 2021 Black Crake 1 matinale 6h30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
19 Jun 2021 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 1 Female - matinale 6h30 - 11h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
19 Jun 2021 Black-crowned Tchagra 1 matinale 6h30-11h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 Black-crowned Tchagra 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
12 Jun 2021 Black-headed Heron 1 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Jun 2021 Black-headed Heron 5 Matinale 6H30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jun 2021 Black-headed Heron 1 matinale 6h30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
19 Jun 2021 Black-headed Lapwing 4 matinale 6h30-11h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 Black-headed Lapwing 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 Black-headed Lapwing 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Jun 2021 Black Scimitarbill 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 Black Scimitarbill 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
19 Jun 2021 Black Scrub Robin 5 matinale 6h30-11h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Jun 2021 Black Scrub Robin 9 matinale 6h30-10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 Black Scrub Robin 1 matinale 6h30 - 10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
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