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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

107,944 observations
of
577 species
in
497 half-degree blocks.
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5384 photos of 458 species.
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245 breeding species.
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(As of 2021-09-26)

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290 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
25 Jul 2021 Village Indigobird 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Vinaceous Dove 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 African Grey Hornbill 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Abyssinian Roller 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Red-billed Quelea 100s Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
01 Aug 2021 African Silverbill 12 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Abdim's Stork 13 in one group along the river shore Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
22 Aug 2021 Speckle-fronted Weaver 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Black-headed Lapwing 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
01 Aug 2021 Red-chested Swallow 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown   
15 Aug 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Northern Red Bishop 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Red-chested Swallow 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown   
25 Jul 2021 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Vinaceous Dove 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 White-billed Buffalo Weaver 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Speckle-fronted Weaver 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
18 Jul 2021 African Palm Swift 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Red-necked Buzzard 2 One juvenile Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Black Scimitarbill 2 Tow juveniles with marked pale gapeand feathers not... Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Lesser Blue-eared Starling 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Common Swift 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 African Thrush 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Yellow-crowned Gonolek 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
22 Aug 2021 Common Bulbul 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
01 Aug 2021 Gabar Goshawk 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Yellow-crowned Gonolek 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Gabar Goshawk 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 African Grey Hornbill 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Bruce's Green Pigeon 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
15 Aug 2021 Black-crowned Tchagra 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
07 Aug 2021 Lesser Moorhen 2 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 West African Swallow 2 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
08 Aug 2021 Black Scrub Robin 2 Matinale 6h0 -9h00 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 White-billed Buffalo Weaver 2 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 White-rumped Seedeater 2 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Gabar Goshawk 2 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Shikra 2 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
01 Aug 2021 Little Green Bee-eater 2 Rooftop check 7H00 - 9h30 Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
25 Jul 2021 Yellow-fronted Canary 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Fork-tailed Drongo 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Vieillot's Barbet 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Pied Kingfisher 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Lavender Waxbill 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
25 Jul 2021 Long-tailed Nightjar 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
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