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

Friday, 21 April 2017

Friday 21st April 2017

Trough Lane - 24 Wheatear
Moorside Lane, Oxenhope - 118 Golden Plover
Brian Vickers

St Ives, Bingley - 3 roding Woodcock at Heather Park, Sand martin hawking over Coppice Pond, 10 Swallows.
Ian Skayman

Lindley Wood to Folly Hall Farm - 6 singing Redstart, 4 Pied Flycatcher
Barden Moor - Great Grey Shrike, male Ring Ouzel, Wheatear
Lower Barden Reservoir - 2 common Sandpiper
Mike Bloomfield  

Seven Wheatears (a male and six females) around the 8th fairway at Pennythorn.
Yeadon Tarn
About 60 Sand Martins, 20 Swallows and 20 Tufted Ducks.
Paul King