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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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Marsh Harrier

Marsh Harrier
NEST DESTROYED ON DENTON MOOR - click on image

Thursday, 19 September 2013

Thursday 19th September 2013

Denholme Clough 0655-1035
Overcast, southerly wind, occasional drizzle, rain from 9.40am
A good two hours vis-mig was steady until the rain.
Meadow Pipit 772, Swallow 118, and low numbers of House Martin, Grey Wagtail, Pied Wagtail, Chaffinch, Goldfinch, Mistle Thrush, Starling.
In the bushes were 6+Chiffchaff, male Blackcap with the tit-flocks.
Other birds; Common Buzzard, Kestrel, Sparrowhawk, Jay
GSWdpkr, Green Wdpkr, Siskin, Song Thrush, Robin

Doe Park Res
Grey Heron, Cormorant, 3 Goosander, Chiffchaff,
House Martins, Swallows, BHGulls, Common Gull,
LBBGulls, Woodpigeons, Moorhen

East Riddlesden garden feeders
Numerous Goldfinch, Chaffinch, Blue Tit, Great Tit,
Robin, Hedge Accentor, Blackbird, Coal Tit,
Long-tailed Tit, Nuthatch, Collared Dove, Woodpigeon,
Jackdaw, Magpie,

M Doveston