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

Sunday, 15 March 2015

Sunday 15 March 2015

Private Wetland (permit holders only) - pair of Gadwall, male Pochard, plenty of Goldeneye, Wigeon and Oystercatchers, Water Rail heard, two Chiff-Chaff, Grye Wagtail and two Dippers on the river. John Armstrong

Saturday 14th - Trough Lane, Oxenhope  A single Sand Martin flew over Blackmoor heading rapidly north 
Brian Vickers  

Glovershaw 65 Golden Plovers in the field by Glovershaw Lane. 50+ Lapwing and a pair of Curlew.  
Weecher - 25 Lapwings, five Oystercatchers and two pairs of Curlew.  
Birch Close - Pair of Kestrels and two pairs of Mistle Thrush and 150 Starlings.  
Paul King