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, 5 April 2014

Saturday April 5th

RSPB   Walk  - Glovershaw. 

c 40 Whooper Swans (distant view) over Baildon heading SW at 10.10 am.
1 Reed  Bunting, 2 Stonechat, 100+ Meadow  Pipit, 20+ Skylark, 2 Linnet, 2 Oystercatcher, 3 Snipe, 5 Curlew,10+ Lapwing, 6 Red  Grouse, 200 or so Redwing flying south.
Chris  King

Hazlewood Moor. 

Mallard with 10 ducklings, my earliest record of ducklings up here, in 40 years of recording.
Roger  Nelson

Toad Holes Beck - 2 Blackcaps feeding together.
Martyn Priestley