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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

109,483 observations
of
579 species
in
501 half-degree blocks.
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5775 photos of 465 species.
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245 breeding species.
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(As of 2022-08-18)

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273 items found, displaying 151 to 200.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
03 Mar 2022 Lesser Blue-eared Starling PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Mar 2022 Little Bee-eater PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Mar 2022 Little Egret PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Mar 2022 Little Egret PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
03 Mar 2022 Little Green Bee-eater PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Mar 2022 Little Stint PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Mar 2022 Long-crested Eagle PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
04 Mar 2022 Long-tailed Cormorant Raddison Blu Hotel garden and... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
02 Mar 2022 Long-tailed Cormorant PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
03 Mar 2022 Long-tailed Glossy Starling PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Mar 2022 Long-tailed Glossy Starling PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
03 Mar 2022 Long-tailed Nightjar PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Mar 2022 Malachite Kingfisher PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Mar 2022 Marabou Stork PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Mar 2022 Marabou Stork PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
04 Mar 2022 Mourning Dove Raddison Blu Hotel garden and... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
02 Mar 2022 Mourning Dove PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
03 Mar 2022 Namaqua Dove PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Mar 2022 Namaqua Dove PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
01 Mar 2022 Narina Trogon Driving through thick woodland along Salamat river. Trogon... PN de Zakouma, Tinga-mare de... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
03 Mar 2022 Northern Carmine Bee-eater PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
27 Mar 2022 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 2 Morning ritual of attacking image in reflective office... OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
26 Mar 2022 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 2 OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
19 Mar 2022 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 2 OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
13 Mar 2022 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 1 Among numerous House sparrows on camp fencline OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
03 Mar 2022 Northern Puffback Primarily based on call. Heard a classic puffback... PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Mar 2022 Northern Red-billed Hornbill PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Mar 2022 Northern Red-billed Hornbill PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
13 Mar 2022 Northern Wheatear 1 OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
09 Mar 2022 Northern Wheatear 1 OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
04 Mar 2022 Northern Wheatear Raddison Blu Hotel garden and... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
02 Mar 2022 Northern Wheatear PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
12 Mar 2022 Northern White-faced (Scops) Owl 2 OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
09 Mar 2022 Northern White-faced (Scops) Owl 3 OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
03 Mar 2022 Ostrich PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
13 Mar 2022 Pallid Harrier 1 Adult male OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
03 Mar 2022 Pallid Harrier PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Mar 2022 Pearl-spotted Owlet PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
03 Mar 2022 Piapiac PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
04 Mar 2022 Piapiac Raddison Blu Hotel garden and... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
01 Apr 2022 Pied Crow 150 Camp followers OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
27 Mar 2022 Pied Crow 70+ Present around basecamp. OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
26 Mar 2022 Pied Crow 12 OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
19 Mar 2022 Pied Crow 4 OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
13 Mar 2022 Pied Crow 4 OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
03 Mar 2022 Pied Kingfisher PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
04 Mar 2022 Pied Kingfisher Raddison Blu Hotel garden and... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
03 Mar 2022 Purple Heron PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
02 Mar 2022 Pygmy Sunbird PN de Zakouma, Tinga mare... Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  
03 Mar 2022 Red-billed Firefinch PN de Zakouma, general Chad Zarek Cockar Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)
273 items found, displaying 151 to 200.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
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