Eldwick Reservoir - 5 Herring Gulls, 100 plus Lapwing, pair of Goosander, 2 Buzzard, Kestrel, 22 Fieldfare.
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Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - two Little Egrets flew in together but only stayed five minutes before flying on up the valley. Also seen, Sparrowhawk, 3 Reed Bunting, GSW.
Later David returned to the Reserve & recorded the first Oystercatcher there this year. See his foto. Is Spring just around the corner?
Shaun Radcliffe, David Foster
Bridgehouse Beck, Haworth - Kingfisher
Sconce Lane - on recent muck spread field next to scout camp, 120 Redwing, 5 Mistle, 4 Fieldfare, with also 3 Greenfinch nearby.
Dowley Gap - pair of Goosander, Grey Heron, Goldcrest, Nuthatch, 30 plus Pied Wagtail.
Stockbridge Reserve - a ringing session produced an adult female Cetti's Warbler, a possible returning bird from last winter.
Recorded by Jon Middleton & Ian Court, (Ian provided the photograph).
The Goit, Oxenhope - 20 Siskin, Dipper, Treecreeper, Goldcrest.
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Apperley Bridge - 30 Goldfinch, 35 Redwing, 4 Gadwall, 8 Goosander
Dowley Gap - 2 Goosander, R B Merganser, 30 Pied Wagtail,2 Grey Wagtail, Chiff-Chaff
Myrtle Park, Bingley - 2 Grey Heron, 6 L T T, pair of Goosander, 2 Cormorant, Dipper, Green Woodpecker, Kingfisher
Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - Water Rail heard, 5 Reed Bunting, 2 Siskin
John Preshaw, Shaun Radcliffe
Walk between Stainburn Plantation & John O'Gaunts Reservoir - 10 BOG members recorded 29 species .
Bird of the morning - Great White Egret at John O'Gaunt Reservoir. Bird was on site at about 11 o'clock but after 10 minutes flew off. Good views by all.
Photo by Robyn Guppy
Knotford Nook -
Great Northern Diver still present at 0900 / 2nd Yr Caspian Gull at 1500
J Middleton / A Jowett
Redcar Tarn 11:45
3rd Yr Caspian Gull, numerous Herring Gulls, 2x LBBGull, Common Gulls, BHGulls, Tufted Ducks, 2 Greylags, 2 Pied Wagtails
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Knotford Nook - Great Northern Diver.
Photo & sighting from Brian Vickers
Ilkley Moor - 150 - 200 Golden Plovers just north of Keighley Gate flying south.
Shipley - 60 Pinkfoot flying west.
Whetstone - 3 Buzzard, Little Owl, Stonechat.
St. Ives Estate - Redpoll, Siskin, Green Wdpkr, Tufted Duck female, Redwing
Apperley Bridge - 24 R R Parakeets in three parties.
Gilstead - 60 Pink-foot Geese seen from garden heading N W