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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

106,858 observations
of
577 species
in
496 half-degree blocks.
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5213 photos of 457 species.
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245 breeding species.
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(As of 2021-05-16)

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291 items found, displaying 101 to 150.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
14 Feb 2021 Gabar Goshawk 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Gabar Goshawk 2 matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
03 Apr 2021 Greater Blue-eared Starling 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Greater Blue-eared Starling 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Greater Blue-eared Starling 5 Group of 5 or 6 moved into camp... Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
02 Apr 2021 Greater Painted-snipe 1 female - matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
21 Mar 2021 Greater Painted-snipe 1 juv.? Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Green-backed Heron 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Green-backed Heron 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Green-backed Heron 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Green Sandpiper 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Green Sandpiper 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Green Sandpiper 1 matinale 6h15 - 9h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
21 Mar 2021 Green Sandpiper 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
14 Feb 2021 Green Sandpiper 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Green Sandpiper 4 matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
03 Apr 2021 Grey-backed Camaroptera 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
02 Apr 2021 Grey Heron 86 In one group on a river bank -... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Mar 2021 Grey Heron 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Grey Heron 6 matinale 6h15 - 9h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
14 Feb 2021 Grey Heron 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Grey Heron 29 matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Mar 2021 Greyish (Vermiculated) Eagle Owl 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Grey Woodpecker 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
14 Feb 2021 Grey Woodpecker 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Hamerkop 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
27 Mar 2021 Hamerkop 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
02 Apr 2021 Knob-billed Duck 18 matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Mar 2021 Knob-billed Duck 29 matinale 6h15 - 9h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
21 Mar 2021 Knob-billed Duck 43 matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
03 Apr 2021 Laughing Dove 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Laughing Dove Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Laughing Dove 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
14 Feb 2021 Laughing Dove 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Lavender Waxbill 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Lavender Waxbill 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
14 Feb 2021 Lavender Waxbill 12 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Lesser Blue-eared Starling 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Lesser Blue-eared Starling 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
14 Feb 2021 Lesser Blue-eared Starling 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Little Bee-eater 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Little Bee-eater 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Little Bee-eater 11 matinale 6h15 - 9h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
21 Mar 2021 Little Bee-eater 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Little Green Bee-eater 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
27 Mar 2021 Little Green Bee-eater 12 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Little Green Bee-eater 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Little Green Bee-eater 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
14 Feb 2021 Little Green Bee-eater 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
02 Apr 2021 Little Stint 3 matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
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