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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

113,231 observations
of
584 species
in
505 half-degree blocks.
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6325 photos of 472 species.
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247 breeding species.
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(As of 2024-03-01)

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289 items found, displaying 1 to 50.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
Date Year Name Nr Remarks Location Country Source Entered by
18 Sep 2023 Montagu's Harrier 1 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
18 Sep 2023 Red-backed Shrike 1 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
18 Sep 2023 White Stork 25 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
19 Sep 2023 Marabou Stork 5 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
19 Sep 2023 White Stork 60 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
19 Sep 2023 Greater Short-toed Lark 12 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
19 Sep 2023 Wood Warbler 1 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
19 Sep 2023 Northern White-faced (Scops) Owl 1 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
19 Sep 2023 Northern Wheatear 5 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
19 Sep 2023 African Swallow-tailed Kite 50 Suspected not proven RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher
20 Sep 2023 Pallid/Montagu's Harrier (ringtail) 1 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
15 Sep 2023 Isabelline Wheatear 1 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
16 Sep 2023 Gabar Goshawk 3 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
16 Sep 2023 Red-necked Falcon 1 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
16 Sep 2023 Yellow Wagtail 12 N o / Visiting oryx herd. RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
16 Sep 2023 Black-eared Wheatear 1 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 White Stork 50 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Hoopoe 1 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Grasshopper Buzzard 1 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Brown-necked Raven 1 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 African Swallow-tailed Kite 8 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Yellow-billed Kite 6 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Cricket Warbler 2 Singing male in season &habitat - RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher
11 Sep 2023 Common Whitethroat 1 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 White-throated Bee-eater 4 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 African Swallow-tailed Kite 4 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Cricket Warbler 1 Singing male in season &habitat - RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher
11 Sep 2023 White-throated Bee-eater 20 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Singing Bush Lark 12 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Black-shouldered Kite 1 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Singing Bush Lark 8 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Crested Lark 4 Singing male in season &habitat - RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher
11 Sep 2023 White-throated Bee-eater 30 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Common Swift 30 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Crested Lark 5 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Singing Bush Lark 8 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Isabelline Wheatear 1 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Singing Bush Lark 6 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Singing Bush Lark 1 Singing male in season &habitat - RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher
11 Sep 2023 Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse 9 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Montagu's Harrier 1 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Chestnut-backed Sparrow Lark 20 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Black-crowned Sparrow Lark 10 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Common Swift 10 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Brown-necked Raven 1 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 White Stork 80 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
11 Sep 2023 Singing Bush Lark 8 Singing male in season &habitat - RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher
11 Sep 2023 Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse 45 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
12 Sep 2023 Common Swift 5 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
12 Sep 2023 White Stork 6 N o / RFOROA Chad Tim Wacher SC/ZSL Tim Wacher  
289 items found, displaying 1 to 50.[First/Prev] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 [Next/Last]
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