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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

117,549 observations
of
587 species
in
518 half-degree blocks.
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6511 photos of 476 species.
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247 breeding species.
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(As of 2024-07-23)

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279 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
30 Dec 2023 Western Olivaceous Warbler See photos. Wing length of 73 mm... Lac Iro, Bouni Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 May 2024 Icterine Warbler Trouve mort, mort de soif en migration de... Aderbissinat Niger Abdoulaye Harouna Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
26 Apr 2024 Ostrich 1 1 individu Chad Sobdibe Padeuh Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
14 Apr 2024 Abyssinian Ground Hornbill 2 2 individus Chad Chiara Fraticelli Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
14 Apr 2024 Abdim's Stork 12 12 individus Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
13 Apr 2024 Black-bellied Bustard 1 1 individu Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
08 Apr 2024 Hoopoe 1 1 individu Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
08 Apr 2024 Abyssinian Ground Hornbill 2 2 individus Chad Chiara Fraticelli Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
07 Apr 2024 Grey-backed Fiscal 1 Entered remotely as 1 individual Binder Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
07 Apr 2024 Senegal Coucal 1 1 individu Binder Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
01 Apr 2024 Grey Heron 2 Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
01 Apr 2024 Great Egret 3 Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
01 Apr 2024 Hoopoe 1 1 individu Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
01 Apr 2024 Hoopoe 1 1 individu Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
01 Apr 2024 Western Grey Plantain-eater 2 2 individus RF Binder-Lere, Lere Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
01 Apr 2024 African Openbill Stork 263 263 individus dans le lac Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
01 Apr 2024 African Openbill Stork 118 118 individus RF Binder-Lere, Lac de Lere... Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
01 Apr 2024 Hoopoe 1 1 individu Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
01 Apr 2024 African Openbill Stork 62 62 individus Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
25 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 6 Chad Tim Wacher info
25 Mar 2024 African Collared Dove 5 Chad Tim Wacher info
25 Mar 2024 Sudan Golden Sparrow 60 Chad Tim Wacher info
23 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 2 Chad Tim Wacher info
23 Mar 2024 Greater Short-toed Lark 12 Chad Tim Wacher info
23 Mar 2024 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 60 Chad Tim Wacher info
22 Mar 2024 Marabou Stork 3 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
22 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
22 Mar 2024 Tawny Pipit 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
22 Mar 2024 Greater Short-toed Lark 15 Chad Tim Wacher info
22 Mar 2024 Cream-coloured Courser 6 Chad Tim Wacher info
21 Mar 2024 Ruff 56 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
21 Mar 2024 Black-shouldered Kite 1 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
21 Mar 2024 Black-headed Heron 1 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
21 Mar 2024 Four-banded Sandgrouse 4 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
21 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
20 Mar 2024 Eastern Olivaceous Warbler 1 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
20 Mar 2024 Speckled Pigeon 20 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
20 Mar 2024 Common Bulbul 4 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
20 Mar 2024 African Palm Swift 10 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
20 Mar 2024 Ruff 45 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
20 Mar 2024 Shikra 1 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
20 Mar 2024 Common Quail 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
19 Mar 2024 Long-tailed Cormorant 1 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
19 Mar 2024 Cattle Egret 4 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
19 Mar 2024 Hoopoe 1 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
19 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
19 Mar 2024 Common Quail 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
18 Mar 2024 Singing Bush Lark 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
18 Mar 2024 Dunn's Lark 2 Adult carrying food / feeding young - Chad Tim Wacher info egg
18 Mar 2024 Fulvous Babbler 6 Chad Tim Wacher info
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