Atlassing Articles

Atlasing North-Eastern Region of Nigeria: My first Atlas Experience with Arewa Atlas Team (AAT)

Atlasing North-Eastern Region of Nigeria: My first Atlas Experience with Arewa Atlas Team (AAT)

The third quarter Arewa Atlas Team (AAT) outing was planned for 23rd to 28th of September 2020. I was part of the Jos Atlas Team that travelled from Jos to Ningi to meet with AAT for the atlasing bash around the Ningi-Darazo axis in Bauchi State, the northeastern … Read More

Citizen Science and the Environment: A recount of the Jos Bird Club September 2020 Outing by Janet Faden

Citizen Science and the Environment: A recount of the Jos Bird Club September 2020 Outing by Janet Faden

This month's location for birdwatching was the popular Sherre Hills in Jos North, we took the Eto Baba route leading to the Dam. The weather was great and the scenery breathtaking only if you keep your eyes on the mountains. Sad to see how one of the iconic tourist locations … Read More

Architect Loveth Adejo: Introductory Ornithology Field Course participant - one year after

Architect Loveth Adejo: Introductory Ornithology Field Course participant - one year after

In July 2019, the A.P. Leventis Ornithological Research Institute (APLORI) organised two separate 30-days Introductory Ornithology Field Courses in Weppa Farm, Edo state and Yankari Game Reserve, Bauchi state Nigeira. These courses were funded by National Geographic as part of the Nigerian Bird Atlas Project (NiBAP) and aimed to train young … Read More

ATLASING & PAINTING NIGER STATE YELLOW: AN INDELIBLE EXPERIENCE

ATLASING & PAINTING NIGER STATE YELLOW: AN INDELIBLE EXPERIENCE

In July 2019, some members of the remarkable Arewa Atlas Team AAT embarked on an atlas expedition to Niger State in north-Central Nigeria. Citizen Scientist Joseph Izang Ibrahim recounts his experience as part of this interesting atlas expedition. Joseph is a nature enthusiast with a deep passion for nature … Read More