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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...

 
March 2018: Five species new to Niger
19 Mar 2018 [JBr]
Please excuse the long delay since the previous blog.  Recently just over 1.000 records by Robert Dowsett and Françoise Dowsett-Lemaire from Park W-Niger have been added, mostly dating from 2016 and 2017.  We are very grateful for th... Read more...
April 2017: Common Rock Thrush, new for Burkina Faso
17 Apr 2017 [JBr]
Two expeditions to study the relationships between birds and trees in the Sahel, especially palearctic migratory birds, visited Burkina Faso in Jan-Feb 2016 and Niger in Nov-Dec 2016.  The expeditions were executed on behalf of BirdLife The Neth... Read more...
March 2017: Common Crane new species for Chad
05 Apr 2017 [JBr]
The WABDaB received 923 new records this past month, more or less evenly divided between Niger and Chad.  Those from Niger include the first records of River Prinia and Greater Swamp Warbler from the Dallol Bosso.  Those from Chad include t... Read more...
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Coverage

90344 observations
of
565 species
in
454 half-degree blocks.
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4352 photos of 435 species.
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231 breeding species.
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(As of 2019-08-18)

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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
11 May 2019 Bar-tailed Lark Ennedi, Fada, RNCE piste d'atterissage Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
01 Jun 2019 Helmeted Guineafowl feather Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
01 Jun 2019 Helmeted Guineafowl carcass Ennedi, Arc Aloba Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
18 Aug 2019 Malachite Kingfisher 1 6h20 - 9h20 / matinale Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Aug 2019 Common Greenshank 1 6h20 - 9h20 / matinale Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Aug 2019 Four-banded Sandgrouse 1 Male adulte - Se pose le long du... Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Aug 2019 African Pygmy Goose 1 female / 6h20 - 9h20 / matinale Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Aug 2019 Red-necked Falcon 1 6h20 - 9h20 / matinale Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Aug 2019 Little Bittern 1 adult male - ssp payesii / perched a... Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Aug 2019 Black Crake 1 6h20 - 9h20 / matinale Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Jul 2019 White-throated Bee-eater 1 matinale savanne aSt 6h00 - 8H30 Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Jul 2019 Grey-backed Camaroptera 1 Little grey warbler with green wings wandering below... Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Jul 2019 Grey Woodpecker 1 matinale savanne aSt 6h00 - 8H30 Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Jul 2019 Northern Crombec 1 matinale savanne aSt 6h00 - 8H30 Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Jul 2019 Jacobin Cuckoo 1 matinale savanne aSt 6h00 - 8H30 Agadez Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Jul 2019 Greater Painted-snipe 1 male - matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Jul 2019 African Pygmy Goose 1 male - matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Jul 2019 Malachite Kingfisher 1 matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Jul 2019 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Jul 2019 Gabar Goshawk 1 matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
07 Jul 2019 Red-necked Falcon 1 matinale 6h30 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
03 Jul 2019 Plain Nightjar 1 1 bird silently crossing the garden - 22h45 Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Benoît FORGET
03 Jul 2019 Barn Owl 1 Goudel (Hotel Les Roniers) Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jul 2019 Black Crake 1 matinale 6H15 - 9H46 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jul 2019 Great Egret 1 matinale 6H15 - 9H46 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
16 May 2019 Rufous Scrub Robin 1 Ennedi, Lac Anouga Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
16 May 2019 Yellow Wagtail 1 Ennedi, Lac Anouga Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
21 Apr 2019 Eurasian Golden Oriole 1 male Ennedi, Massif de Terkei Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
25 Jun 2019 Speckle-fronted Weaver 1 Ennedi, Nohi village Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
25 Jun 2019 Yellow-breasted Barbet 1 Ennedi, Nohi village Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
15 Apr 2019 Common Moorhen 1 Ennedi, oase de Fada Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
22 May 2019 Barn Swallow 1 In palm trees Ennedi, forage de Wei Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
22 May 2019 Black Scrub Robin 1 Ennedi, forage de Wei Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
22 May 2019 Rufous Scrub Robin 1 Ennedi, forage de Wei Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
25 Jun 2019 Little Green Bee-eater 1 Ennedi, Ouadi Nohi Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
25 Jun 2019 Pale Crag Martin 1 Ennedi, Ouadi Nohi Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
01 Jun 2019 White-throated Bee-eater 1 Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
11 May 2019 Cattle Egret 1 Ennedi, Fada, case de passage... Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
20 May 2019 Sudan Golden Sparrow 1 Mort, young (broad pale edges to older wing... Ennedi, Fada, case de passage... Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
24 Jun 2019 African Hawk Eagle 1 Ennedi, Guelta de Bachekele Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
24 Jun 2019 Greater Blue-eared Starling 1 Ennedi, Guelta de Bachekele Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
24 Jun 2019 Green-backed Heron 1 Ennedi, Guelta de Bachekele Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
24 Jun 2019 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 1 Ennedi, Guelta de Bachekele Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
24 Jun 2019 Pale Crag Martin 1 Ennedi, Guelta de Bachekele Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
24 Jun 2019 White-throated Bee-eater 1 Ennedi, Guelta de Bachekele Chad Elsa BUSSIERE
30 Jun 2019 African Grey Hornbill 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Red-necked Falcon 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Grey-headed Kingfisher 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Malachite Kingfisher 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
30 Jun 2019 Grey Woodpecker 1 Matinale 06h00 - 9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
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