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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 2021-09-16)

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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
08 Aug 2021 Abdim's Stork 13 in one group along the river shore Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Abdim's Stork 3 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
18 Jul 2021 Abdim's Stork 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 May 2021 Abdim's Stork Réserve de Biosphère de Gadabeji Niger Abdoul Razack Moussa (SCF) Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
22 Aug 2021 Abyssinian Roller 20 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Abyssinian Roller Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Abyssinian Roller 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Abyssinian Roller 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 May 2021 Abyssinian Roller Réserve de Biosphère de Gadabeji Niger Abdoul Razack Moussa (SCF) Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
28 May 2021 African Collared Dove Réserve de Biosphère de Gadabeji Niger Abdoul Razack Moussa (SCF) Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
01 Aug 2021 African Crake 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 African Grey Hornbill 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 African Grey Hornbill 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
07 Aug 2021 African Grey Hornbill 1 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 African Grey Hornbill 5 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Jul 2021 African Grey Hornbill 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 African Grey Hornbill 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 May 2021 African Grey Hornbill Réserve de Biosphère de Gadabeji Niger Abdoul Razack Moussa (SCF) Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
08 Aug 2021 African Hobby 1 juvenile bird - Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
22 Aug 2021 African Palm Swift 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 African Palm Swift 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 African Palm Swift 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 African Palm Swift 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 African Silverbill 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 African Silverbill 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
01 Aug 2021 African Silverbill 12 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Jul 2021 African Silverbill 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 African Silverbill 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 May 2021 African Silverbill Réserve de Biosphère de Gadabeji Niger AbdoulRazack Moussa (SCF) Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
22 Aug 2021 African Thrush 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 African Thrush 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 African Thrush 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 African Thrush 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
08 Aug 2021 African Wattled Lapwing 3 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
15 Aug 2021 Bearded Barbet 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 May 2021 Beautiful Sunbird Réserve de Biosphère de Gadabeji Niger Abdoul Razack Moussa (SCF) Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
22 Aug 2021 Black-billed Wood Dove 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Black-billed Wood Dove Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
08 Aug 2021 Black-billed Wood Dove 3 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Jul 2021 Black-billed Wood Dove 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Black-billed Wood Dove 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Black-crowned Tchagra 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Black-crowned Tchagra 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
01 Aug 2021 Black-headed Heron 1 Rooftopcheck 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
22 Aug 2021 Black-headed Lapwing 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Black-headed Lapwing 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
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