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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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Short-eared Owl

Short-eared Owl
Short-eared Owl photo: Stephen Lilley

Wednesday, 7 May 2014

Wednesday 7th May 2014

Toad Holes Beck - Lesser Whitethroat, Sedge Warbler. Also Lesser at Tong on 5th.
Martyn Priestley

Judy Woods - Lesser Whitethroat plus Blackcaps.
Jamie Brass

At the May Meeting the following Sightings were mentioned:
6th May - Grasshopper Warbler at Denholme Clough
3rd May - Lesser Whitethroat at Sun Lane Nature Reserve, Burley-in-Wharfedale (D. Parkin)

Glovershaw
Another five Wheatears were feeding on the northern-most fairways. 

Stainburn Plantation
Three Tree Pipits - one singing and displaying and a pair in courtship flights.
Paul King