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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 2024-07-15)

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273 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
14 Apr 2024 Abdim's Stork 12 12 individus Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
08 Apr 2024 Abyssinian Ground Hornbill 2 2 individus Chad Chiara Fraticelli Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
14 Apr 2024 Abyssinian Ground Hornbill 2 2 individus Chad Chiara Fraticelli Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
03 Jan 2024 Abyssinian Ground Hornbill 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Abyssinian Ground Hornbill 2 1m, 1 female Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Abyssinian Roller 2 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 Abyssinian Roller 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Abyssinian Roller 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Abyssinian Roller 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Abyssinian Roller 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Abyssinian Roller 3 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
15 Mar 2024 African Collared Dove 1 Singing male in season &habitat - Chad Tim Wacher info
25 Mar 2024 African Collared Dove 5 Chad Tim Wacher info
09 Mar 2024 African Collared Dove 2 Chad Tim Wacher info
04 Jan 2024 African Fish Eagle 1 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
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 African Openbill Stork 62 62 individus Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
06 Jan 2024 African Openbill Stork 2 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 African Openbill Stork 2 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 African Palm Swift 30 at water hole Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
20 Mar 2024 African Palm Swift 10 NDjamena, Hotel La Tchadienne-Chez Wou-Irrisor Chad Bruno Portier info
05 Jan 2024 African Palm Swift 30 Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 African Palm Swift 5 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 African Sacred Ibis 30 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 African Silverbill 5 2 adult, 3 juv Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info egg group
13 Mar 2024 African Silverbill 15 Chad Tim Wacher info
17 Mar 2024 African Silverbill 300 Attracted to base camp Chad Tim Wacher info
09 Mar 2024 African Silverbill 250 Chad Tim Wacher info
05 Jan 2024 African Silverbill 5 at water hole Kolokolo, 5 km au sud-est... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 African Spoonbill 2 Zakouma, mares de Riguiek Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
09 Mar 2024 African Swallow-tailed Kite 8 Chad Tim Wacher info
06 Jan 2024 African Swallow-tailed Kite 2 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 African Swallow-tailed Kite 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
06 Jan 2024 African Swallow-tailed Kite 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
19 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
21 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
22 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 1 Chad Tim Wacher info
23 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 2 Chad Tim Wacher info
25 Mar 2024 Barn Swallow 6 Chad Tim Wacher info
06 Jan 2024 Barn Swallow 5 Mongo Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Barn Swallow 10 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Barn Swallow 80 PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
05 Jan 2024 Bateleur 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
03 Jan 2024 Bateleur 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
04 Jan 2024 Bateleur 1 Chad Jens & Heidi Hering, Martin Winter Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info group
13 Apr 2024 Black-bellied Bustard 1 1 individu Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
09 Mar 2024 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 25 Chad Tim Wacher info
13 Mar 2024 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 8 Chad Tim Wacher info
14 Mar 2024 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 30 Chad Tim Wacher info
273 items found, displaying 1 to 50.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
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