Welcome to the Blog of the Bradford Ornithological Group (BOG). Here you will find information about the latest sightings, an archive of information and a gallery photos of the birds of this area of West Yorkshire, England. We are an active group of 150 members dedicated to the study and conservation of birds within this region which is situated amongst the Pennines of Northern England.

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Golden Plover

Golden Plover
Ilkley Moor photo: Keith Allen

Thursday, 14 August 2014

Thursday 14 August 2014

Otley - 50 Swifts moving west ahead of thunderstorms, 12 Swallow west, 25 House Martin, Curlew with Red Kite & Buzzard nearby.
Theo Kuechal

4 Little Egrets at Lindley Wood Reservoir.  The birds seem to be spending most of their time in the river channel at what is presently the up valley end of the reservoir and so can be out of sight.  Also a Common Sandpiper there, possibly 2 different birds.
Tony Gough