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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

107,162 observations
of
577 species
in
496 half-degree blocks.
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5297 photos of 458 species.
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245 breeding species.
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(As of 2021-06-15)

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289 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 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)
24 Jan 2021 Lavender Waxbill Voyez la photo / See photo Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
13 Jun 2021 Northern Wheatear 1 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
12 Jun 2021 Black-headed Heron 1 Villa RISSA 4 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 African Cuckoo 1 females - Matinale 6H30 - 9h30 Saga périmètre irrigué Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Jun 2021 Yellow-crowned Gonolek 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Jun 2021 Gabar Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Jun 2021 Hoopoe 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Jun 2021 Striped Kingfisher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Jun 2021 Black Scimitarbill 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Jun 2021 Scarlet-chested Sunbird 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Jun 2021 Village Weaver 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
06 Jun 2021 Black-shouldered Kite 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 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
05 Jun 2021 Long-tailed Nightjar 1 male- matinale 6h30 - 10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 Abyssinian Roller 1 matinale 6h30 - 10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 Little Bee-eater 1 matinale 6h30 - 10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 Yellow-billed Kite 1 matinale 6h30 - 10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 White-rumped Swift 1 matinale 6h30 - 10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 Greyish (Vermiculated) Eagle Owl 1 matinale 6h30 - 10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 Cricket Warbler 1 matinale 6h30 - 10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 Black Scrub Robin 1 matinale 6h30 - 10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
30 May 2021 African Wattled Lapwing 1 matinale 6h00-9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2021 Grey Kestrel 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 Hamerkop 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 Gabar Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 Dark Chanting Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 May 2021 Red-chested Swallow 1 Rooftop check 7H30 - 9H30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Red-chested Swallow 1 17h25 - Un oiseau passant à basse altitude... Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 May 2021 Little Weaver 1 Morning check rooftop 6h00 - 9h00 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
15 May 2021 Grasshopper Buzzard 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 May 2021 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 May 2021 Greyish (Vermiculated) Eagle Owl 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 May 2021 Black Scrub Robin 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 May 2021 Violet-backed Starling 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Jun 2021 Little Green Bee-eater 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Jun 2021 Laughing Dove 10 matinale 6h30 - 10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
05 Jun 2021 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 10 matinale 6h30 - 10h30 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
23 May 2021 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
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