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, 16 August 2014

Saturday 16th August 2014

Lindley Wood Reservoir - still has the 4 Little Egret. Earlier in week, up to 7 G C G counted with a pair with 2 young.
Tony Gough

Royds Hall/Judy Woods - Mute Swan with 7 cygnets, 2 GCG, 2 Little Grebe, 5 Bullfinch, Willow Warbler, 2 Kestrel, 50 Swallow.
James Brass

Denholme Clough
2 Redstart, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Swallow, Kestrel
Sparrowhawk, 40+House Sparrow, Goldfinch,
Bullfinch, Greenfinch, Meadow Pipit, LBBGull

Doe Park Res - good shoreline

Station Road, Harecroft
40+Swallows, Wheatear, 30+BHGulls

M Doveston