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

Sunday, 19 May 2013

Saturday, 18th May 2013

Leeshaw Reservoir
After a morning of heavy rain, three female Wheatears, seven Oystercatchers and a Common Sandpiper were around the area.  Swallows, Swifts and House Martins were feeding over the reservoir.
Brian Vickers

Trough Lane
A Little Owl has been seen here.
David Ogden