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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

107,766 observations
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577 species
in
497 half-degree blocks.
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5340 photos of 458 species.
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245 breeding species.
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(As of 2021-07-30)

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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
18 Jul 2021 Red-billed Firefinch 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Western Grey Plantain-eater 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Northern Red Bishop 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Yellow-fronted Canary 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Fork-tailed Drongo 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Rufous-crowned Roller 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Red-chested Swallow 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Little Green Bee-eater 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Red-necked Buzzard 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Senegal Eremomela 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Yellow-crowned Gonolek 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Gabar Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Malachite Kingfisher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Black-crowned Tchagra 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Grey-backed Camaroptera 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Dark Chanting Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Hamerkop 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Long-tailed Nightjar 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Abdim's Stork 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Black-headed Weaver 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
27 Jun 2021 African Crake 1 Effectuant une longue promenade sur le rebord d'une... Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Jun 2021 Senegal Coucal 1 juvenile with yellow bill - Matinale 6h30 -9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Jun 2021 Black-headed Heron 1 Matinale 6h30 -9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Jun 2021 Black-shouldered Kite 1 Matinale 6h30 -9h00 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Jun 2021 Little Egret 1 check 17h00 - 18H00 mare de Goudel Gorou sud,... Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Jun 2021 Intermediate Egret 1 check 17h00 - 18H00 mare de Goudel Gorou sud,... Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Jun 2021 African Grey Hornbill 1 check 17h00 - 18H00 mare de Goudel Gorou sud,... Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Jun 2021 Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird 1 check 17h00 - 18H00 mare de Goudel Gorou sud,... Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Jun 2021 Grey Woodpecker 1 check 17h00 - 18H00 mare de Goudel Gorou sud,... Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Jun 2021 Village Weaver 1 check 17h00 - 18H00 mare de Goudel Gorou sud,... Niger Benoît FORGET
26 Jun 2021 Fox Kestrel 1 Matinale 6h30 - 10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
19 Jun 2021 Black-crowned Tchagra 1 matinale 6h30-11h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
19 Jun 2021 African Black Swift 1 matinale 6h30-11h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
19 Jun 2021 Red-chested Swallow 1 matinale 6h30-11h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
19 Jun 2021 Greyish (Vermiculated) Eagle Owl 1 matinale 6h30-11h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
19 Jun 2021 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 1 Female - matinale 6h30 - 11h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
19 Jun 2021 Yellow-billed Kite 1 matinale 6h30-11h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Jun 2021 Northern Wheatear 1 matinale 6h30-10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Jun 2021 African Cuckoo 1 females - Matinale 6H30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Jun 2021 Levaillant's Cuckoo 1 Matinale 6H30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Jun 2021 Grey-headed Kingfisher 1 Matinale 6H30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Jun 2021 Black-headed Heron 1 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jun 2021 African Cuckoo 1 1 or 2 calling from different places -... Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jun 2021 Black Crake 1 matinale 6h30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jun 2021 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 1 matinale 6h30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Jun 2021 Woodland Kingfisher 1 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
06 Jun 2021 Black-shouldered Kite 1 matinale 6h30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
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