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Welcome to the WABDaB!

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

109,956 observations
of
579 species
in
501 half-degree blocks.
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5780 photos of 466 species.
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262 breeding species.
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(As of 2022-10-02)

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271 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
19 Aug 2022 Red-pate Cisticola 1 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
28 Aug 2022 Shikra 1 Small accipiter, no white on rump. Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
31 Aug 2022 Shikra 1 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
04 Sep 2022 Singing Bush Lark 12 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
09 Sep 2022 Singing Bush Lark 10 No / Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
10 Sep 2022 Singing Bush Lark 12 Singing overhead Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2022 Singing Bush Lark 1 Singing displays Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2022 Singing Bush Lark 4 No / Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
03 Sep 2022 Singing Bush Lark 12 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
21 Aug 2022 Singing Bush Lark 6 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
24 Aug 2022 Singing Bush Lark 12 Display songs widespread. Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
26 Aug 2022 Singing Bush Lark 12 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
27 Aug 2022 Singing Bush Lark 6 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
09 Sep 2022 Southern Grey Shrike 1 No / Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2022 Southern Grey Shrike 2 No / Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
26 Aug 2022 Southern Grey Shrike 1 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
11 Sep 2022 Speckled Pigeon 45 Continuous year round nest activity at camp Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
28 Aug 2022 Speckled Pigeon 20 Invading base camp flock expanding rapidly since workshop... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
21 Aug 2022 Speckled Pigeon 32 Invading base camp flock expanding rapidly since workshop... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher   
09 Sep 2022 Spotted Flycatcher 1 No / Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
09 Sep 2022 Spotted Flycatcher 1 No / Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
28 Aug 2022 Spotted Flycatcher 1 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
09 Sep 2022 Spotted Thick-knee 1 No / Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
27 Aug 2022 Spotted Thick-knee 1 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
09 Sep 2022 Subalpine Warbler 1 No / Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
09 Sep 2022 Sudan Golden Sparrow 6 No / Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
28 Aug 2022 Sudan Golden Sparrow 50 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 Sudan Golden Sparrow 30 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
21 Aug 2022 Sudan Golden Sparrow 30 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
19 Aug 2022 Vieillot's Barbet 2 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
10 Sep 2022 Western Marsh Harrier 1 No / Female/immature type- following close behind... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
04 Sep 2022 Whinchat 1 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
09 Sep 2022 Whinchat 1 No / Same tree as Black-eared wheatear. Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
04 Sep 2022 White-rumped Swift 12 Mixed swift flock Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
25 Aug 2022 White-rumped Swift 12 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
09 Sep 2022 White Stork 250 No / Stalking through grassland with hind... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
10 Sep 2022 White Stork 200 No / Stalking through grassland with hind... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2022 White Stork 250 No / Stalking through grassland with hind... Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
03 Sep 2022 White Stork 4 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
11 Sep 2022 White-throated Bee-eater 10 No / Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
27 Aug 2022 White-throated Bee-eater 20 Very widespread and displaying Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
28 Aug 2022 White-throated Bee-eater 12 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
03 Sep 2022 White-throated Bee-eater 25 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
04 Sep 2022 White-throated Bee-eater 30 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
19 Aug 2022 White-throated Bee-eater 25 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
21 Aug 2022 White-throated Bee-eater 20 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher  
23 Aug 2022 White-throated Bee-eater 50 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
24 Aug 2022 White-throated Bee-eater 6 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
26 Aug 2022 White-throated Bee-eater 50 Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
02 Sep 2022 Wood Sandpiper 4 With green sandpipers at temporary seasonal flood pool Chad Tim Wacher Tim Wacher
271 items found, displaying 201 to 250.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
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