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Welcome to the WABDaB!

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...

 
May 2020: White Stork and Griffon Vulture recoveries in Niger and Chad
16 May 2020 [JBr]
Recent interesting ring recoveries include two White Storks and two Griffon Vultures, one each in Niger and Chad.             A White Stork with ring 8140, recovered near Tillabéri in December 2019, had been ringed as a nestling in Stapho... Read more...
April 2020: 100.000 records for the WABDaB, and more!
28 Apr 2020 [JBr]
We know it is not top priority in these complicated times but hope it is a welcome diversion.  On 19 April 2020 the 100.000th record was uploaded to the WABDaB!  A big thank you to all who have contributed over the years: some briefly, others year after year, some the day of their observat... Read more...
October 2019: Ten years of WABDaB!!
02 Nov 2019 [JBr]
Ten years and a week since the NiBDaB -now WABDAB- went on-line.  We feel we've come a long way since then, adding Chad and Burkina Faso to Niger as focal countries along the way.  Thanks to our many contributors, we are at almost 60.000 records for Niger now, and almost 30.000 for Chad.&n... Read more...
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Coverage

102,919 observations
of
573 species
in
494 half-degree blocks.
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4777 photos of 446 species.
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240 breeding species.
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(As of 2020-05-29)

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297 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
23 Mar 2019 Common Nightingale >100 Many dead and many sheltering in tree base... OROA - 23 March 2019... Chad Krazidi Abeye -Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
23 Mar 2019 Tawny Pipit 3 plus Several corpses among many nightingale corpses on an... OROA - 23 March 2019... Chad Krazidi Abeye -Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher
14 May 2019 Clapperton's Francolin 2 Kanem, Pause midi 14May2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Hoopoe 1 Kanem, Pause midi 14May2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Black Scrub Robin 1 Kanem, Pause midi 14May2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Tawny-flanked Prinia 2 Vu et entendu Kanem, Pause midi 14May2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Yellow-billed Oxpecker 4 On cattle Kanem, Pause midi 14May2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Laughing Dove 5 Kanem, Pause midi 14May2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Pygmy Sunbird 1 Breeding male plumage Kanem, Pause midi 14May2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Beautiful Sunbird 1 Breeding male plumage Kanem, Pause midi 14May2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 African Collared Dove 15 Kanem, Camp 14Mai2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Golden Nightjar 1 Singing heard Kanem, Camp 14Mai2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 2 Kanem, Camp 14Mai2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 25 Kanem, Camp 14Mai2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Pied Crow 2 Kanem, Camp 14Mai2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Namaqua Dove 15 Kanem, Camp 14Mai2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
25 Mar 2020 White Stork Trouvée morte sur une arbuste dans la Reserve... Unnamed location Chad Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
14 May 2019 Southern Grey Shrike 2 Kanem, Camp 14Mai2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
14 May 2019 Hoopoe 1 Kanem, Camp 14Mai2019 Chad ZSL/SCF Tim Wacher  
25 May 2020 Double-spurred Francolin 3 +calling - matinale 6H15 > Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Village Weaver 15 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Piapiac 4 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 6 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Red-billed Firefinch 6 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Spur-winged Lapwing 12 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Purple Heron 1 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Black-headed Heron 1 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Common Moorhen 11 2 juv. Descriptions at disposal are not clear... Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Black Crake 1 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Squacco Heron 4 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Yellow-crowned Gonolek 1 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Grey Heron 2 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Abdim's Stork 4 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Ethiopian Swallow 9 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 African Palm Swift 12 check 18h-19h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
04 May 2019 Black-crowned Tchagra [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
04 May 2019 Speckle-fronted Weaver 5 Building a nest [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow  
04 May 2019 Mourning Dove [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
04 May 2019 Gabar Goshawk [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
03 May 2019 Namaqua Dove [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
03 May 2019 Pearl-spotted Owlet [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
02 May 2019 Rufous Scrub Robin [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
02 May 2019 African Silverbill Carrying grass [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
02 May 2019 Red-necked Falcon [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
02 May 2019 African Palm Swift [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
20 May 2020 Vitelline Masked Weaver Finally recognizable, since it has breeding plummage. [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
20 May 2020 African Cuckoo Identity confirmed by the call, with emphasis on... [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
25 May 2020 Greater Painted-snipe 2 male & female together - matinale 6H15 -... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Black-shouldered Kite 2 juv. matinale 6H15 - 9H30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
25 May 2020 Red-necked Falcon 1 juvenile - matinale 6H15 - 9H30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
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