WABDaB
 
 
 
 

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...

 
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...
Older posts >>

Coverage

112,772 observations
of
583 species
in
503 half-degree blocks.
- - -
5952 photos of 468 species.
- - -
247 breeding species.
- - -
(As of 2023-02-04)

Latest observations

Display:

Recent photos

266 items found, displaying 201 to 250.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
10 Mar 2021 Fulvous Whistling Duck 5 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Maguet Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
10 Mar 2021 Piapiac 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Kifiri Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
10 Mar 2021 Black Scrub Robin 1 singing, with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum &... Kifiri Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
10 Mar 2021 Red-necked Falcon 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Kifiri Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
10 Mar 2021 Gabar Goshawk 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Kifiri Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
10 Mar 2021 Pygmy Sunbird 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Kifiri Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
10 Mar 2021 Red-necked Falcon 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Moudo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Mar 2021 Black-crowned Night Heron 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Galo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Mar 2021 Woodchat Shrike 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Galo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Mar 2021 Marabou Stork 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Galo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Mar 2021 Ruff 1000 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Galo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
26 Jun 2014 Fanti Saw-wing 1 all black Swallow with deeply forked tail, with... Ranch de Nazinga - général... Burkina Faso Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Mar 2021 Gabar Goshawk 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Moudo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Mar 2021 Winding Cisticola 1 buzzing call heard along with the song. Could... Moudo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Mar 2021 Grassland Pipit 1 or rather sp! with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh... Birguimi Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Mar 2021 Pink-backed Pelican 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Birguimi Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Mar 2021 Mourning Dove 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Birguimi Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Mar 2021 House Sparrow 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Birguimi Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Mar 2021 Tawny-flanked Prinia 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Birguimi Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
08 Mar 2021 European Turtle Dove 10 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... N'Djamena Bilala Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
08 Mar 2021 Steppe Eagle 1 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Unnamed location Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
08 Mar 2021 Marabou Stork 2 with Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum & Maxime... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
12 Feb 2021 Black-bellied Bustard 1 E Miogai Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
11 Feb 2021 African Palm Swift 3 Pala air strip Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
11 Feb 2021 Grey-backed Fiscal 3 Pala air strip Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
11 Feb 2021 Pygmy Sunbird 1 male Pala air strip Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
11 Feb 2021 Brown Babbler 3 Pala air strip Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
11 Feb 2021 Northern Puffback 1 female Pala air strip Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
10 Feb 2021 Northern Wheatear 1 Dab Ouad Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
10 Feb 2021 Chestnut-backed Sparrow Lark 1 Dab Ouad Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
10 Feb 2021 Yellow Wagtail 20 Dab Ouad Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
09 Feb 2021 Fox Kestrel 1 with Julien Birard Mongo Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
07 Feb 2021 Bronze-winged Courser 1 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, Salamat R... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
07 Feb 2021 Blue-cheeked Bee-eater 3 with Julien Birard PN de Zakouma, Adelei Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
07 Feb 2021 Masked Shrike 1 with Julien Birard PN de Zakouma, Nome Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
07 Feb 2021 European Turtle Dove 200 with Julien Birard PN de Zakouma, Nome Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
06 Feb 2021 European Turtle Dove 1700 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
06 Feb 2021 Greater Spotted Eagle 1 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
06 Feb 2021 Western Marsh Harrier 10 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
06 Feb 2021 African Fish Eagle 1 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
06 Feb 2021 Pied Kingfisher 3 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
06 Feb 2021 Bateleur 2 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
06 Feb 2021 Pallid Harrier 2 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
06 Feb 2021 Martial Eagle 1 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
06 Feb 2021 Malachite Kingfisher 1 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
04 Feb 2021 Scarlet-chested Sunbird 1 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mare d'Antigua... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
04 Feb 2021 Malachite Kingfisher 1 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mare d'Antigua... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
04 Feb 2021 Pied Kingfisher 1 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, mare d'Antigua... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
04 Feb 2021 African Fish Eagle 1 with Julien Birard, Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval, Abakar Saleh Wachoum... PN de Zakouma, Koubouch -... Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
03 Feb 2021 Abyssinian Ground Hornbill 2 with Julien Birard & Jaime Dias Unnamed location Chad Pierre Defos du Rau
266 items found, displaying 201 to 250.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Loading...