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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

105,101 observations
of
577 species
in
494 half-degree blocks.
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5042 photos of 456 species.
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244 breeding species.
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(As of 2020-12-05)

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293 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
03 Dec 2020 Little Green Bee-eater 57 18h00 : usual Roost near the house Villa RISSA 4 Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Speckled Pigeon 4 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Laughing Dove 10 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Common Chiffchaff 1 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Little Bee-eater 7 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Red-billed Quelea 25 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Beautiful Sunbird 3 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Pygmy Sunbird 1 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Pied Kingfisher 5 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Red-necked Falcon 1 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Yellow-billed Kite 6 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Rose-ringed Parakeet 4 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Village Weaver 10 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Purple Heron 1 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Little Egret 2 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Black-headed Heron 1 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Squacco Heron 15 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Cattle Egret 8 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Yellow-crowned Gonolek 1 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Greater Blue-eared Starling 8 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Long-tailed Glossy Starling 6 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Piapiac 9 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Common Redstart 1 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Yellow Wagtail 1 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Western Marsh Harrier 1 adult female - Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Common Sandpiper 1 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Green Sandpiper 5 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Wood Sandpiper 11 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Common Greenshank 7 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Common Moorhen 4 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 African Jacana 10 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Spur-winged Lapwing 15 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
29 Nov 2020 Grey Heron 2 Check terrassse 7h00 - 9h00 Niamey, Grand Hotel Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Nov 2020 Gabar Goshawk 2 Matinale 6h15 - 11H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Nov 2020 Common Sandpiper 3 Matinale 6h15 - 11H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Nov 2020 Common Snipe 4 Matinale 6h15 - 11H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Nov 2020 Lesser Jacana 1 Matinale 6h15 - 11H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Nov 2020 African Crake 1 Matinale 6h15 - 11H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Nov 2020 Grey Heron 32 Matinale 6h15 - 11H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Nov 2020 African Grey Hornbill 1 Matinale 6h15 - 11H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Nov 2020 Pearl-spotted Owlet 1 Matinale 6h15 - 11H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Nov 2020 Black-headed Heron 1 Matinale 6h15 - 11H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Nov 2020 Common Greenshank 2 Matinale 6h15 - 11H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Nov 2020 Green Sandpiper 4 Matinale 6h15 - 11H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Nov 2020 Wood Sandpiper 18 Matinale 6h15 - 11H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Nov 2020 Greyish (Vermiculated) Eagle Owl 1 Standing on the dam at dawn for a... Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Nov 2020 Common Chiffchaff 4 Matinale 6h15 - 11H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Nov 2020 Sedge Warbler 8 Some birds singing - Matinale 6h15 - 11H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Nov 2020 Yellow-crowned Bishop 8 Matinale 6h15 - 11H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
28 Nov 2020 Yellow Wagtail 20 Matinale 6h15 - 11H00 Niamey, Goudel Digue aux Hippos Niger Benoît FORGET
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