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

Saturday, 13 June 2015

Saturday 13th June 2015

Soil Hill - 3 Sedge Warblers
Brian Sumner

Park Dam - Breeding successes - family of 6 Grey Wagtail, juv Swallows, juv GSW, Juv Pied Wagtail. Failures - GCG & Mute Swan.
Keighley Moor - 8 Curlew & 3 chicks, 40 Lapwing, 5 Golden Plover, Kestrel, Snipe
3 Red Grouse chicks & 8 Greylag goslings.
Jamie Brass

At 7.30am, a Raven flew across the moor and was chased by Meadow Pipits.  On the 7th fairway, three Golden Plovers, an adult and two juveniles were feeding with Lapwings.
Paul King

Redcar Tarn - Garganey ♂ eclipse
Seen at lunchtime when flushed by toy boaters
R Proctor
Again at 20.30 on the pond opposite side of road
M & L Doveston
In with the Black-headed & Lesser Black-backed Gulls this evening were a Herring Gull, 2 Common Gulls.