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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

109,956 observations
of
579 species
in
501 half-degree blocks.
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5780 photos of 466 species.
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262 breeding species.
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(As of 2022-10-05)

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300 items found, displaying 51 to 100.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
25 Feb 2001 Senegal Coucal 5 Lac de Tengrela Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
01 Feb 2020 Senegal Coucal 1 N'Djamena, Hotel Mercure Chari Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
12 Apr 2020 Senegal Coucal 4 Afternoon till the curfew 16h00 - 18h45 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
22 Oct 2000 Senegal Coucal 2 Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
15 Oct 2000 Senegal Coucal 4 Ouagadougou - Parc Bangr Weogo Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
12 Oct 2000 Senegal Coucal 1 Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
01 Oct 2000 Senegal Coucal 4 Foret classée de Gonsé Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
01 Oct 2000 Senegal Coucal 3 Ouagadougou - Parc Bangr Weogo Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
23 Sep 2000 Senegal Coucal 1 Dori-nord Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
11 May 2000 Senegal Coucal 1 Ouagadougou - Parc Bangr Weogo Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
06 May 2000 Senegal Coucal 1 Foret classée de Gonsé Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
23 Apr 2000 Senegal Coucal 1 Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
14 Feb 2000 Senegal Coucal 1 Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Bruno Portier
21 Jan 2017 Senegal Coucal [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
08 Dec 2016 Senegal Coucal [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
29 Feb 2020 Senegal Coucal 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Feb 2020 Senegal Coucal 5 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Tanja van de Linde
09 Feb 2020 Senegal Coucal 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
19 Jan 2020 Senegal Coucal 2 together with Abakar Saleh Wachoum, M'Baïti Narcisse Djimasngar,... Rivière d'Iro Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
19 Jan 2020 Senegal Coucal 1 week 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
25 Jan 2020 Senegal Coucal 5 week 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
12 Jan 2020 Senegal Coucal maximum number during week 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
28 Jan 2017 Senegal Coucal 3 together with Djimasngar Mbaïti Narcisse, Satangar Dogringar Dogringar,... PN de Zakouma, Adelei Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
11 Dec 2019 Senegal Coucal 1 maximum number in week 50 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
24 Dec 2019 Senegal Coucal 10 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Tanja van de Linde
23 Sep 2019 Senegal Coucal N'Djamena International Airport Chad APN bird monitoring: Robert Thomson, Carles Dura & Elsa Bussiere Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
24 Sep 2019 Senegal Coucal N'Djamena, hotel Hilton Chad APN bird monitoring: Robert Thomson, Carles Dura & Elsa Bussiere Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
09 Sep 2019 Senegal Coucal N'Djamena, Hotel La Tchadienne/Chez Wou Chad APN bird monitoring: Robert Thomson, Carles Dura & Elsa Bussiere Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
09 Oct 2019 Senegal Coucal Seen 15:54:00 Chad Fraser Gear
26 Oct 2019 Senegal Coucal 1 matinale 6H30- 10H00 Sand dunes W Niamey Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Oct 2019 Senegal Coucal 10 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Tanja van de Linde
14 Feb 2017 Senegal Coucal PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
15 Feb 2017 Senegal Coucal PN de Zakouma, campement de... Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
14 Feb 2017 Senegal Coucal PN de Zakouma, campement de... Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
14 Feb 2017 Senegal Coucal PN de Zakouma, Salamat River... Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
05 Feb 2017 Senegal Coucal N'Djamena, Hotel Mercure Chari Chad C Cohen, JE Francis, MSL Mills, CN Spottiswoode Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
10 Mar 2019 Senegal Coucal 2 feeding N'Djamena, Hotel La Tchadienne/Chez Wou Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
01 Feb 2019 Senegal Coucal 2 N'Djamena, Hotel Mercure Chari Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
25 May 2019 Senegal Coucal 2 Goudel, Hotel Les Roniers Niger Tanja van de Linde
13 Apr 2019 Senegal Coucal 1 Goudel, Hotel Les Roniers Niger Tanja van de Linde
06 Apr 2019 Senegal Coucal 4 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Tanja van de Linde
06 Apr 2019 Senegal Coucal Matinale Rizières & berges du fleuve 6H00 -... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Jan 2019 Senegal Coucal Niamey, below French Embassy Niger Madalin Olariu Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
10 Feb 2019 Senegal Coucal Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Madalin Olariu Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
12 Feb 2019 Senegal Coucal precise coordinates10.900965 N 19.907995 E 10:44 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Fraser Gear
24 Dec 2018 Senegal Coucal 1 PN de Zakouma, campement de... Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
03 Feb 2019 Senegal Coucal precise coordinates12.088026 N 15.064746 E 10:34 N'Djamena, hotel Hilton Chad Fraser Gear  
27 Feb 2018 Senegal Coucal precise coordinates 12.090128 N 15.062112 E N'Djamena, hotel Hilton Chad Fraser Gear  
04 Mar 2018 Senegal Coucal precise coordinates 10.71947 N 19.829396 E pentad PN de Zakouma, Salamat... Chad Fraser Gear
02 Mar 2018 Senegal Coucal precise coordinates 10.877822 N 19.921784 E PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Fraser Gear
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