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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...

 
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...
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Coverage

109,956 observations
of
579 species
in
501 half-degree blocks.
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5780 photos of 466 species.
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262 breeding species.
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(As of 2022-10-01)

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271 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
19 Aug 2022 Grasshopper Buzzard 10 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Grasshopper Buzzard 1 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Grasshopper Buzzard 2 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Grasshopper Buzzard 4 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Grasshopper Buzzard 1 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Marabou Stork 500 Continued Marabou assembly along Biltine to Salal track Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Grasshopper Buzzard 3 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Marabou Stork 100 Continued Marabou assembly along Biltine to Salal track Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Marabou Stork 100 Continued Marabou assembly along Biltine to Salal track Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Marabou Stork 250 Continued Marabou assembly along Biltine to Salal track Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Marabou Stork 150 Continued Marabou assembly along Biltine to Salal track Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Marabou Stork 100 Last group of Marabou along track - counts... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Grasshopper Buzzard 3 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Grasshopper Buzzard 1 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Grasshopper Buzzard 1 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Grasshopper Buzzard 1 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Grasshopper Buzzard 1 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Grasshopper Buzzard 1 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Grasshopper Buzzard 1 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
21 Aug 2022 African Swallow-tailed Kite 3000 Roost- minimum 30 trees occupied overnight Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
21 Aug 2022 Yellow-billed Kite 300 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
21 Aug 2022 House Sparrow 150 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
21 Aug 2022 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 6 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
21 Aug 2022 Speckled Pigeon 32 Invading base camp flock expanding rapidly since workshop... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher   
21 Aug 2022 Crested Lark 2 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
21 Aug 2022 Singing Bush Lark 6 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
21 Aug 2022 Pied Crow 15 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
21 Aug 2022 African Silverbill 30 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
21 Aug 2022 Sudan Golden Sparrow 30 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
21 Aug 2022 Barn Owl 3 Heard and seen most evenings. Pair have bred... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher   
21 Aug 2022 White-throated Bee-eater 20 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
22 Aug 2022 Common Buttonquail 4 Several calling at night following rain. Recorded... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
23 Aug 2022 Chestnut-backed Sparrow Lark 8 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
23 Aug 2022 Abyssinian Roller 6 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
23 Aug 2022 Yellow-billed Kite 150 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
23 Aug 2022 African Swallow-tailed Kite 3000 Overnight roost - minimum estimate Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
23 Aug 2022 White-throated Bee-eater 50 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
24 Aug 2022 White-throated Bee-eater 6 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
24 Aug 2022 Dunn's Lark 1 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
24 Aug 2022 Singing Bush Lark 12 Display songs widespread. Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
24 Aug 2022 Pied Crow 6 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
24 Aug 2022 Dunn's Lark 1 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
24 Aug 2022 African Swallow-tailed Kite 2000 Overnight roost - minimum estimate Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
25 Aug 2022 White-rumped Swift 12 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
25 Aug 2022 Common Swift 25 Relatively uniform dark Apus sp. - not Pallid,... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
26 Aug 2022 Chestnut-backed Sparrow Lark 12 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
26 Aug 2022 Southern Grey Shrike 1 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
26 Aug 2022 Crested Lark 6 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
26 Aug 2022 Singing Bush Lark 12 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
26 Aug 2022 Cricket Warbler 2 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
271 items found, displaying 201 to 250.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
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