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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

107,194 observations
of
577 species
in
496 half-degree blocks.
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5298 photos of 458 species.
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245 breeding species.
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(As of 2021-06-24)

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288 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
24 Jan 2021 Lavender Waxbill Voyez la photo / See photo Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
24 Jan 2021 Little Weaver See photo Lavender Waxbill Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
09 Apr 2021 Laughing Dove Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
09 Apr 2021 Chestnut-bellied Starling Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
09 Apr 2021 Beautiful Sunbird Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
09 Apr 2021 Temminck's Courser Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
20 Apr 2021 Temminck's Courser 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Apr 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Apr 2021 Scarlet-chested Sunbird 3 Juvénile à commissures pâles / Juvenile with pale... Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown   
20 Apr 2021 Spotted Thick-knee 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Apr 2021 Western Grey Plantain-eater 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 May 2021 Grasshopper Buzzard 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 May 2021 Vinaceous Dove 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 May 2021 Abyssinian Roller 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 May 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 May 2021 Red-chested Swallow 1 17h25 - Un oiseau passant à basse altitude... Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Abyssinian Roller 4 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Speckled Pigeon 25 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Laughing Dove 35 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 7 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Western Grey Plantain-eater 8 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Rose-ringed Parakeet 18 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Village Indigobird 5 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 White-rumped Seedeater 7 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Greater Blue-eared Starling 6 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Chestnut-bellied Starling 3 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Yellow-billed Kite 10 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Red-necked Falcon 3 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 White-faced Whistling Duck 25 Passing along the river - Morning check... Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Long-tailed Cormorant 5 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Great Egret 6 Passing over - Morning check rooftop... Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Intermediate Egret 2 Passing over - Morning check rooftop 6h00 -... Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Cattle Egret 3 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Purple Heron 13 Following the river upstream W-NW - Morning check... Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Little Swift 45 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 African Palm Swift 12 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Ethiopian Swallow 9 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Village Weaver 3 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Little Weaver 1 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Common Bulbul 6 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2021 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 Yellow White-eye 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 Black Scrub Robin 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 Rufous Scrub Robin 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 12 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 White-billed Buffalo Weaver 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 Speckle-fronted Weaver 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 Little Weaver 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 Lavender Waxbill 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
288 items found, displaying 1 to 50.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
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