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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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Short-eared Owl

Short-eared Owl
Short-eared Owl photo: Stephen Lilley

Sunday, 21 April 2013

Sunday 21 April 2013

Haverah Park
There were 48 species in this area with two male Redstarts singing near John o'Gaunts Reservoir  and four Chiffchaffs and 11 Willow Warblers in the wider area.  A Great Crested Grebe was on John o'Gaunts Reservoir along with 17 Canada Geese, four Greylags, 14 Tufted Duck, four Mallard, two Teal and 10 Coot.  A couple of Oystercatchers, four Grey Herons and two Tree Sparrows by Beaverdyke completed the picture.
John Poland.

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - 37 species this morning including - pair of Kestrel, Whitethroat, pair of Bullfinch, 20 Redpoll with up to 10 on the feeders at a time.
Fred Drake et al

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