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, 20 August 2015

Thursday 20 August 2015

Denholme area - Common Sandpiper, 20 Golden Plover, 150 RL Partridge, 5 Willow Warbler,
3 Spotted Fly, 2 Redstart, 3 Blackcap, Whitethroat, Cormorant
Jamie Brass

Fly Flatts - 7 Wheatear
Leeshaw - 2 Buzzard, 2 Great B B Gull, 2 Ringed Plover
Nab Water Lane  -  Buzzard
Lower Laithe - Buzzard, G C G, 4 Cormorant
Brian Vickers

Otley area -  3 Swift ( 25 on 11th & 200 on 2nd)
Theo Kuechel 

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - nice to see a pair of Kestrel flying around, Reed Warbler, Chiff-Chaff, Whitethroat, House Martin, Reed Bunting, juv Bullfinch, Jay amongst the 27 species recorded.
Mike Bloomfield, John Preshaw, Shaun Radcliffe