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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Pennithorn, Baildon photo: Keith Allen

Friday, 19 April 2013

Friday, 19th April 2013

Birch Close Lane, Glovershaw
It appears the mass movement of Wheatears is underway.  This morning nine birds, five males and four females were feeding just across the race track at Birch Close Lane.
Paul King. 

Birch Close Lane, Glovershaw - later 
By the afternnon, only a single male Wheatear was seen, so the birds are moving quickly through. 
Shaun Radcliffe. 

Bingley Garden 
A male Blackcap 
Paul Croft