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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 151 to 200.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
03 Apr 2021 Little Weaver 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Little Weaver Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Long-tailed Glossy Starling Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
14 Feb 2021 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Long-tailed Nightjar 1 Chantant - matinale 6h15 - 9h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
02 Apr 2021 Malachite Kingfisher 5 matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Mar 2021 Malachite Kingfisher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Malachite Kingfisher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Namaqua Dove 100's Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
04 Apr 2021 Namaqua Dove 4 Empty pool! - matinale plateau 6h45 - 9h15 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Mar 2021 Namaqua Dove 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Namaqua Dove 20 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
14 Feb 2021 Namaqua Dove 20 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Northern Carmine Bee-eater 1 matinale 6h15 - 9h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
03 Apr 2021 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
14 Feb 2021 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 20 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Northern Pintail 1 male - matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
03 Apr 2021 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
14 Feb 2021 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 20 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Northern Wheatear 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Northern Wheatear 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Northern Wheatear 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
14 Feb 2021 Northern Wheatear 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Pale Flycatcher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Pale Flycatcher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
14 Feb 2021 Pale Flycatcher 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Parc de l'Ambassade du Nigeria Niger Benoît FORGET
03 Apr 2021 Pied Crow 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
04 Apr 2021 Pied Crow 10 Empty pool! - matinale plateau 6h45 - 9h15 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Mar 2021 Pied Crow Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Pied Crow 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
14 Feb 2021 Pied Crow 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Pied Kingfisher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Pied Kingfisher 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Pied Kingfisher 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
14 Feb 2021 Pied Kingfisher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Purple Glossy Starling 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
02 Apr 2021 Purple Heron 4 matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Mar 2021 Purple Heron 6 matinale 6h15 - 9h30 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
21 Mar 2021 Purple Heron 3 matinale 6h30 - 11h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Apr 2021 Pygmy Sunbird 1 Empty pool! - matinale plateau 6h45 - 9h15 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
03 Apr 2021 Red-billed Firefinch 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
28 Mar 2021 Red-billed Firefinch Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
21 Mar 2021 Red-billed Firefinch 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
14 Feb 2021 Red-billed Firefinch 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
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