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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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Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
09 Apr 2021 European Bee-eater 15 Attracted by their call, identified in flight by... [Hidden] Niger Tim and Barbie Kusserow
03 Apr 2021 Tawny-flanked Prinia 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Grey-backed Camaroptera 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 20 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Pied Crow 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Laughing Dove 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 25 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Chestnut-bellied Starling 30 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Namaqua Dove 100's Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Little Weaver 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Western Grey Plantain-eater 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Greater Blue-eared Starling 6 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Abyssinian Roller 8 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Little Green Bee-eater 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Black-billed Wood Dove 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Red-billed Firefinch 10 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Yellow-billed Kite 15 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Vinaceous Dove 20 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Northern Wheatear 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Senegal Eremomela 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Speckled Pigeon 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Yellow-billed Shrike 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Little Bee-eater 4 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Common Bulbul 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Cut-throat 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Beautiful Sunbird 5 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Hamerkop 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Green-backed Heron 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Common Sandpiper 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Wood Sandpiper 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Lesser Blue-eared Starling 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Black Scrub Robin 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Red-chested Swallow 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 African Palm Swift 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Village Weaver 2 Moulting into breeding plumage Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Black-headed Lapwing 3 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Gabar Goshawk 3 One melanistic morph. Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Black-headed Heron 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Pied Kingfisher 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Green Sandpiper 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Rufous Scrub Robin 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Sahel Paradise Whydah 1 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Vieillot's Barbet 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Fork-tailed Drongo 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
03 Apr 2021 Dark Chanting Goshawk 2 Sanbrado Burkina Faso Ian Brown  
04 Apr 2021 Red-necked Falcon 1 Empty pool! - matinale plateau 6h45 - 9h15 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Apr 2021 Abyssinian Roller 4 Empty pool! - matinale plateau 6h45 - 9h15 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
04 Apr 2021 Pied Crow 10 Empty pool! - matinale plateau 6h45 - 9h15 Karey Gorou Plateau Niger Benoît FORGET
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