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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

Tuesday, 27 February 2018

Tuesday 27th February 2018


Otley Wetland (in the snow) 
Recorded a respectable 55 species (53 seen), including c200 Wigeon, up to 10 Teal, pair Goosander, up to 4 Common Buzzards, c100 Lapwings, Oystercatcher, Curlew, Kingfisher, at least 2 Great Spotted Woodpeckers drumming, around 16 Fieldfare, good numbers of Redwing, and half a dozen Lesser Redpoll. 
John Armstrong

Snowy scene in Upper Wharfedale  photos: Roger Nelson