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

Sunday, 1 June 2014

Sunday 1 June 2014

Cuckoo also on Harden Moor in the evening.
Ian Skayman

Embsay Reservoir - 2 sightings of Little Owl plus Cuckoo calling.
Shaun Pickard

Elam Wood, Riddlesden - GSW (2), Chiff-Chaff & on nearby canal, Mute Swan with
5 cygnets.
Penny French

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - singing Sedge & Reed Warbler, Garden Warbler. Kestrel situation is female has gone with just male in box. Good views of Whitethroats plus Brimstone Butterfly.
Shaun Radcliffe et al

Shipley Glen
Cuckoo heard this pm
A Grasshopper Warbler seen by Brian Sumner on Soil Hill