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.

Send your recent sightings and photographs to us at this address: recorder@bradfordbirding.org Please add us to your contacts.

Please note that all images remain the property of the photographer.

Next Meeting


Pennithorn, Baildon photo: Keith Allen

Wednesday, 13 August 2014

Wednesday 13 August 2014

Lower Laithe Reservoir - Common Scoter, Tufted Duck, 5 Cormorant
Leeshaw Reservoir - 5 Swift, 3 Cormorant.
Brian Vickers 

Lindley Wood Reservoir - 3 Little Egrets - 2 up valley of the aqueduct, the other down the valley.
Also 2 Grey Heron, 4 adult G C Grebe plus 4 Cormorant.
Tony Gough
Behind Pennythorn Hill, Baildon - in one small bare bush - Wood Warbler, Whitethroat, 2 Willow Warbler plus 6 Reed Bunting.
Glovershaw - Whitethroat, 2 Willow Warbler, Reed Bunting.
Golcar Farm - Spotted Fly
Sconce area - flock of 50 Goldfinch, Stock Dove, Little Owl with juv.
Shaun Radcliffe