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, 4 October 2015

Sunday 4th October 2015

Riddlesden area - Yellow-browed Warbler
Seen briefly a couple times in a feeding party in riverside habitat during mid-morning.
No further sightings during the afternoon.
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Denholme Clough
Virtually no vis-mig recorded. Siskin, Redpoll, 6+ Chiffchaff, Cormorant,
Lapwing, Jay, Green Woodpecker, Goldcrests
M Doveston

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - 
Water Rail (heard only but both calls used),
8 House Martin, Sparrowhawk, Kestrel, Chiffchaff, juv Teal.
Penny French, Shaun Radcliffe
Siskin and Redpoll seen later, Teal and Water Rail still present.
A confiding Wheatear at Keighley Moor Reservoir. Photo: Ian Hargreaves