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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

116,484 observations
of
586 species
in
513 half-degree blocks.
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6418 photos of 473 species.
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247 breeding species.
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(As of 2024-04-20)

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285 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
27 Mar 2024 Yellow-billed Stork 33 individus PN Zah Soo, mare 800... Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
27 Mar 2024 African Openbill Stork 1 individu PN Zah Soo, mare 800... Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
27 Mar 2024 Woolly-necked Stork 2 individus PN Zah Soo, mare 800... Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
27 Mar 2024 Yellow-billed Stork 8 individus PN Zah Soo, Wasan Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
27 Mar 2024 African Openbill Stork 25 individus PN Zah Soo, Wasan Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
27 Mar 2024 African Grey Hornbill 1 individu PN Zah Soo, Yelbow Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
27 Mar 2024 Spur-winged Goose 118 Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
24 Mar 2024 Hamerkop 3 individus PN Zah Soo, mare 800... Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
24 Mar 2024 African Sacred Ibis 1 individu PN Zah Soo, mare 800... Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
24 Mar 2024 Yellow-billed Stork 11 individus PN Zah Soo, mare 800... Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
24 Mar 2024 Woolly-necked Stork 11 individus PN Zah Soo, mare 800... Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
24 Mar 2024 Saddle-billed Stork 1 individu PN Zah Soo, mare 800... Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
24 Mar 2024 Grey Heron 6 individus PN Zah Soo, mare 800... Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
24 Mar 2024 Great Egret PN Zah Soo, mare 800... Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
20 Mar 2024 Grey Heron 2 individus PN Zah Soo, Chutes Gauthio Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
20 Mar 2024 Abdim's Stork 1 individu Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
20 Mar 2024 African Grey Hornbill 1 individu Chad Belfort Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC) info
19 Mar 2024 Northern Red-billed Hornbill 2 individus PN Zah Soo, Niwa Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
19 Mar 2024 Little Green Bee-eater 1 individu Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
19 Mar 2024 Little Green Bee-eater 1 individu Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
19 Mar 2024 Hoopoe 1 individu Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
17 Mar 2024 Hoopoe 1 individu Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
15 Mar 2024 Yellow-billed Kite 1 individu Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
14 Mar 2024 Dark Chanting Goshawk 1 individu PN Zah Soo, Yelbow Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
13 Mar 2024 White-rumped Seedeater Chad Fraser Gear info
13 Mar 2024 Northern Wheatear Chad Fraser Gear info
13 Mar 2024 Little Ringed Plover PN de Zakouma, mares avant... Chad Fraser Gear info
13 Mar 2024 Pin-tailed Whydah PN de Zakouma, mares avant... Chad Fraser Gear info
13 Mar 2024 Red-tailed Shrike Chad Fraser Gear info
12 Mar 2024 Verreaux's Eagle Owl PN de Zakouma, mare de... Chad Fraser Gear info
12 Mar 2024 Greyish Eagle Owl (cinerascens) PN de Zakouma, mare de... Chad Fraser Gear info
12 Mar 2024 Common Snipe PN de Zakouma, mare de... Chad Fraser Gear info
12 Mar 2024 Village Indigobird Chad Fraser Gear info
12 Mar 2024 Northern Grey-headed Sparrow Chad Fraser Gear info
12 Mar 2024 Black-headed Lapwing Chad Fraser Gear info
12 Mar 2024 Gabar Goshawk Chad Fraser Gear info
12 Mar 2024 Blue-cheeked Bee-eater PN de Zakouma, mare Am... Chad Fraser Gear info
12 Mar 2024 Eurasian Curlew PN de Zakouma, mares de... Chad Fraser Gear info
12 Mar 2024 Red-cheeked Cordonbleu 2 individus Binder Chad Axel Jumelin (Noe Conservation) info
11 Mar 2024 Grey-headed Kingfisher Chad Fraser Gear info
11 Mar 2024 Green-backed Eremomela Chad Fraser Gear info
11 Mar 2024 Grey Woodpecker Chad Fraser Gear info
11 Mar 2024 Egyptian Plover Chad Fraser Gear info
11 Mar 2024 Beaudouin's Snake Eagle Chad Fraser Gear info
11 Mar 2024 Wire-tailed Swallow PN de Zakouma, Mourdass Centre Chad Fraser Gear info
11 Mar 2024 Intermediate Egret PN de Zakouma, Mourdass Centre Chad Fraser Gear info
11 Mar 2024 Four-banded Sandgrouse PN de Zakouma, mare de... Chad Fraser Gear info
11 Mar 2024 Senegal Thick-knee PN de Zakouma, mare de... Chad Fraser Gear info
11 Mar 2024 White-browed Robin Chat Watched one in thickets on the Salamat river... Chad Fraser Gear info
10 Mar 2024 Green Sandpiper PN de Zakouma, Bahr Dikere... Chad Fraser Gear info
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