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

Saturday, 25 May 2013

Saturday 25th May 2013

On a bright settled morning in marked contrast to the previous day, there were seven female Wheatears in the area of the dilapidated sheds and the riding track.
Paul King.

Barden Scale - An Osprey passed through and a Cuckoo was heard.
Brian Vickers

Dob Park Area - A Pied Flycatcher, five singing Redstarts, two pairs of Spotted Flycatchers, Siskin, plus young being fed by pairs of Treecreeper, GSW & Nuthatch.
Lindley Wood - A Garden Warbler was seen, and two singing Bullfinches.
Simon Johnson

St.Ives Estate- guided bird walk for the Friends of St.Ives
Grasshopper Warbler in the fields near the cricket pitch,
Cuckoo, Green Woodpecker, Sparrowhawk, Whitethroat,
Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Wood Warbler,
GSWdpkr, Nuthatch, Bullfinch, Redpoll, Siskin,
Swift, Sand Martin, Swallow, Stock Pigeon
M Doveston et al