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

Tuesday, 26 August 2014

Tuesday 26 August 2014

Strid Woods - adult Spotted Flycatcher plus a juv, female Redstart.
Barden back road - adult Spotted Flycatcher.
Ungayne Bank, Bolton Abbey - Browncap, juv Chiff-Chaff & Willow Warbler
Roger Nelson

Scargill Reservoir - Whinchat, 3 Wheatear, 2 Tree Pipit.
Spotted Flycatcher at John o'Gaunt & Beaverdyke Reservoirs.
Single Little Egret at Lindley Wood Reservoir.
John Poland

Sconce Lane area - party of 5 Kestrel, Willow Warbler, Chiff-Chaff, 2 Wheatear, 5 Stock Dove
Birch Close Lane - single Wheatear.
Shaun Radcliffe

There were five Wheatears around the Golf Course, including the 'downy' juvenile which has been resident around the 12th green since the 20th.  A Little Grebe and a couple of Moorhens could be seen on the lake behind the Pennithorne Plantation.
Paul King