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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

107,944 observations
of
577 species
in
497 half-degree blocks.
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5384 photos of 458 species.
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245 breeding species.
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(As of 2021-10-17)

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290 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
07 Aug 2021 Spur-winged Lapwing 9 2 pulli - Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET  
01 Aug 2021 Long-tailed Cormorant 9 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Aug 2021 Rose-ringed Parakeet 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Western Grey Plantain-eater 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
08 Aug 2021 Little Bee-eater 8 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Greater Blue-eared Starling 8 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Jul 2021 Black-headed Lapwing 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Red-billed Firefinch 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Greater Blue-eared Starling 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Red-billed Firefinch 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
08 Aug 2021 Black-rumped Waxbill 6 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Grey-backed Camaroptera 6 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Black-headed Lapwing 6 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Intermediate Egret 6 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 6 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Jul 2021 Village Weaver 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Rose-ringed Parakeet 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Black-headed Lapwing 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Broad-billed Roller 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Common Swift 50-100 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Red-billed Quelea 50 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Zitting Cisticola 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 White Helmetshrike 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 African Grey Hornbill 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Red-chested Swallow 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 African Palm Swift 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Sahel Paradise Whydah 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Little Green Bee-eater 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Yellow-fronted Canary 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Speckled Pigeon 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 African Silverbill 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Greater Blue-eared Starling 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Red-chested Swallow 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 African Palm Swift 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 African Thrush 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Senegal Coucal 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Little Green Bee-eater 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Village Indigobird 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
08 Aug 2021 Yellow-crowned Gonolek 5 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Intermediate Egret 5 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Jacobin Cuckoo 5 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 5 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Red-necked Falcon 5 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 African Grey Hornbill 5 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Jul 2021 Western Grey Plantain-eater 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Broad-billed Roller 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 African Grey Hornbill 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 African Palm Swift 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Pin-tailed Whydah 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Senegal Coucal 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
290 items found, displaying 1 to 50.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
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