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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

108,181 observations
of
577 species
in
499 half-degree blocks.
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5548 photos of 461 species.
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245 breeding species.
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(As of 2022-01-28)

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288 items found, displaying 51 to 100.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
22 Aug 2021 Pied Kingfisher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Green Sandpiper 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Long-tailed Cormorant 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Dark Chanting Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Gabar Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Hamerkop 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Snowy-crowned Robin Chat 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Green Wood-hoopoe 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Grey Woodpecker 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Fine-spotted Woodpecker 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
01 Aug 2021 African Crake 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Shikra 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
16 Jan 2022 Abyssinian Roller 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Yellow-billed Kite 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
16 Jan 2022 Greater Blue-eared Starling 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
31 Dec 2021 Yellow-billed Kite 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown
27 Dec 2021 Chestnut-backed Sparrow Lark 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
27 Dec 2021 Namaqua Dove 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
17 Oct 2021 African Silverbill 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
17 Oct 2021 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
17 Oct 2021 White-billed Buffalo Weaver 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
17 Oct 2021 Speckle-fronted Weaver 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
17 Oct 2021 Black-headed Weaver 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
17 Oct 2021 African Grey Hornbill 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
17 Oct 2021 Namaqua Dove 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
17 Oct 2021 Black-headed Lapwing 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Sep 2021 Abyssinian Roller 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Sep 2021 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
29 Aug 2021 Speckle-fronted Weaver 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
29 Aug 2021 Yellow-billed Shrike 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
29 Aug 2021 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
29 Aug 2021 African Grey Hornbill 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Yellow-billed Shrike 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Little Weaver 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Village Weaver 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Vitelline Masked Weaver 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Black-billed Wood Dove 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Red-billed Firefinch 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Village Indigobird 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Rufous-crowned Roller 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
13 Dec 2021 White Stork 100 Swirling in the air. A significant, permanent lake... [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
17 Oct 2021 Lavender Waxbill 12 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
12 Sep 2021 Abyssinian Roller 12 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
05 Sep 2021 White-billed Buffalo Weaver 12 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
31 Oct 2021 White-faced Whistling Duck 14 with dependent young Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
24 Oct 2021 White-faced Whistling Duck 14 pair with 12 dependent young Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
17 Oct 2021 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
17 Oct 2021 Red-chested Swallow 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
17 Oct 2021 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
12 Sep 2021 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
288 items found, displaying 51 to 100.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
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