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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

108,684 observations
of
578 species
in
501 half-degree blocks.
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5675 photos of 463 species.
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245 breeding species.
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(As of 2022-06-27)

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276 items found, displaying 201 to 250.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
15 Mar 2022 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 20 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Red-eyed Dove 5 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
04 Apr 2022 Red-necked Falcon 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
29 Jan 2022 Red-pate Cisticola 2 Unnamed location Chad Michel Watelet
15 Mar 2022 Rose-ringed Parakeet 6 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Rose-ringed Parakeet 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 Mar 2022 Ruff 10 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Ruff 50 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
04 Apr 2022 Rufous-crowned Roller 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Rufous-crowned Roller 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Rufous-crowned Roller 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
04 Apr 2022 Rufous Scrub Robin 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Rufous Scrub Robin 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Rufous Scrub Robin 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Scarlet-chested Sunbird 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
04 Apr 2022 Senegal Coucal 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Senegal Coucal 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
04 Apr 2022 Senegal Eremomela 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Senegal Eremomela 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Senegal Eremomela 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
29 Jan 2022 Sennar Penduline Tit 2 Unnamed location Chad Michel Watelet
24 Feb 2022 Short-eared Owl 1 Seen near oryx herd OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Ngaba Caleb Tim Wacher
29 Jan 2022 Singing Bush Lark 1 Unnamed location Chad Michel Watelet
04 Apr 2022 Singing Bush Lark 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Feb 2022 Southern Grey Shrike 1 seen flying in front of Scimitar-horned Oryx herd Chad Robert Barnes
08 Mar 2022 Southern Grey Shrike 2 OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
26 Feb 2022 Speckled Pigeon 4 OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Robert Barnes
04 Apr 2022 Speckled Pigeon 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Speckled Pigeon 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Speckled Pigeon 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
08 Mar 2022 Speckled Pigeon 4 Two young produced in nest under solar panesl OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
23 Mar 2022 Spur-winged Lapwing 10 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Spur-winged Lapwing 10 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 Feb 2022 Subalpine Warbler 1 Ennedi, Labyrinthe d'Oyo Chad Robert Barnes
23 Feb 2022 Subalpine Warbler 1 Ennedi, Arc d'Aloba et environs Chad Robert Barnes
15 Mar 2022 Sudan Golden Sparrow 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
27 Nov 2021 Sudan Golden Sparrow 1 Single bird, non-breeding plumage or female, attracted... OROA - Oryx base camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
20 Mar 2022 Tawny-flanked Prinia 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Tawny-flanked Prinia 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Vieillot's Barbet 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
04 Apr 2022 Vinaceous Dove 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
23 Mar 2022 Vinaceous Dove 10 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Vinaceous Dove 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Vinaceous Dove 10 Kiaka Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Vinaceous Dove 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
04 Apr 2022 Western Grey Plantain-eater 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Western Grey Plantain-eater 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Western Grey Plantain-eater 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
20 Mar 2022 Western Marsh Harrier 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Mar 2022 Western Marsh Harrier 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
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