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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Upper Wharfedale - April 14th photo: Roger Nelson

Saturday, 7 September 2013

Saturday 7 September 2013

A party of 3 low flying Yellow Wagtails flew south over Caldene Fields watchpoint, South Bradford.
Martyn Priestley

BOG members walk around Baildon Moor area.
In the bracken on edge of Pennythorn Hill - 2 Whitethroat, Sedge Warbler & Reed Buntings
Glovershaw Fields - 3 Whitethroat, 2 Whinchat, 3 Wheatear, 2 Skylark, 3 Buzzard in the distance, Kestrel.
Golcar Farm - 2 Spotted Flycatchers, Willow Warbler, Chiff-Chaff, Sparrowhawk.
Little Owl seen near Sconce Lane and another behind Glovershaw Farm. A Curlew was heard and Swallows & House Martins were passing through.
Shaun Radcliffe et al

Thruscross - Red Kite, Sparrowhawk.
Kex Gill - Green Sandpiper, 8 Lapwing, 8 Teal, 200 Starling
Theo Kuechal

Oxenhope Watchpoint - Marsh Harrier
Howard Creber