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, 29 April 2017

Saturday 29 April 2017

Leeshaw area - male Cuckoo mobbed by Meadow Pipits, 2 Wheatear, 5 lapwing chicks ( 3 were single chicks).
Steve Parkes

Bingley Moor - pair of Wheatear, just a single Golden Plover, noisy Greylags & Cuckoo heard from Graincliffe Reservoir direction. No other plovers seen around Twelve Apostles.
Shaun Radcliffe

A pair of Tree Sparrows near Golcar Farm.  The male was singing and it was joined by a female and copulation took place.  A good breeding record for this area.
Paul King