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

Monday, 30 June 2014

Monday 30 June 2014

Sandwith Moor - 20 Curlew feeding in newly cut field. Whitethroat singing next to Stainburn car park.
Scargill Pasture - Wheatear, Skylark carrying food, 2 Stock Dove with 2 young, Snipe heard "chipping",
distant call of a single Golden Plover.
Scargill Res. - Linnet with 2 juvs, Reed Bunting calling, 2 Oystercatchers.
From wood below Res to Long Liberty Farm - Marsh Tit, Redstart carrying food, juv Tree Sparrow plus Comma Butterfly.
John o'Gaunt Res - Female tufted Duck with 12d, 15 Lapwing, adult Snipe with a juv feeding on the fringe, good views of singing Sedge Warbler plus Stock Doves calling from two sites.
Shaun Radcliffe