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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

106,337 observations
of
577 species
in
496 half-degree blocks.
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5120 photos of 457 species.
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244 breeding species.
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(As of 2021-03-03)

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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
12 Jan 2021 Steppe Eagle SE-2: balisé dans le nid dans l'ouest de... Niger ronef@post.bgu.ac.il, Ron Efrat Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
14 Jan 2021 Steppe Eagle SE-2: tagged in the nest in West Kazakhstan,... Chad ronef@post.bgu.ac.il Ron Efrat Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
26 Dec 2020 Steppe Eagle SE-1: tagged in Israel after treatment in the... Chad ronef@post.bgu.ac.il Ron Efrat Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
27 Feb 2021 Cattle Egret 1 check terrasse 8h00 - 10h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Feb 2021 Great Egret 1 check terrasse 8h00 - 10h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Feb 2021 Common Moorhen 1 check terrasse 8h00 - 10h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Feb 2021 African Jacana 1 check terrasse 8h00 - 10h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Feb 2021 Purple Heron 1 check terrasse 8h00 - 10h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Feb 2021 Little Egret 1 check terrasse 8h00 - 10h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
27 Feb 2021 Squacco Heron 1 check terrasse 8h00 - 10h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
19 Feb 2021 Osprey 1 matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Feb 2021 Common Kestrel 1 1 male - matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Feb 2021 Yellow-crowned Gonolek 1 Entendu - matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Feb 2021 Long-tailed Nightjar 1 matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Feb 2021 Little Ringed Plover 1 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Feb 2021 Red-necked Falcon 1 check 11h00 - 12h00 Goudel, Hotel Les Roniers Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Feb 2021 White-winged Black Tern 1 adult non breeder plumage - matinale 6h30 -... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Feb 2021 Great Spotted Cuckoo 1 Juvenile - matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Feb 2021 Great Snipe 1 matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Feb 2021 Greater Painted-snipe 1 female - matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
13 Feb 2021 Black-headed Heron 1 matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Feb 2021 Woodland Kingfisher 1 Tôt pour la saison? Rooftop check 16h00... Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Feb 2021 Pygmy Sunbird 1 male - breeding plumage -Rooftop 15H30 - 17h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Feb 2021 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 1 Rooftop 15H30 - 17h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Feb 2021 Common Chiffchaff 1 Rooftop 15H30 - 17h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
06 Feb 2021 Short-toed Snake Eagle 1 Rooftop 15H30 - 17h30. Aperçu vers 16h30, passant... Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
31 Jan 2021 Desert Eagle Owl 1 Ennedi, RNCE camp de formation Chad Annabelle Honorez
30 Jan 2021 Temminck's Courser 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Jan 2021 Dark Chanting Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Jan 2021 Gabar Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Jan 2021 Green-backed Heron 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Jan 2021 Malachite Kingfisher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Jan 2021 Pied Kingfisher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Jan 2021 Scarlet-chested Sunbird 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Jan 2021 Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Jan 2021 Yellow Wagtail 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
30 Jan 2021 Grey Woodpecker 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
24 Jan 2021 Green-backed Heron 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
24 Jan 2021 Yellow Wagtail 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
24 Jan 2021 Common Redstart 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
24 Jan 2021 Golden-breasted Bunting 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
24 Jan 2021 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
24 Jan 2021 Common Moorhen 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
24 Jan 2021 Dark Chanting Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
24 Jan 2021 Gabar Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
24 Jan 2021 Grey Woodpecker 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
24 Jan 2021 Pygmy Sunbird 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
24 Jan 2021 Pied Kingfisher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
24 Jan 2021 Pale Flycatcher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
17 Jan 2021 Western Grey Plantain-eater 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
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