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, 8 November 2014

Saturday 8 November 2014

Queensbury - Woodcock seen in rapid flight over Foxhill Junior School at 10.20.
Howard Creber

Royds Hall area - C30 Blackbirds, C15 Robins, Fieldfare small groups at first 6, 9, 20, then C40 from > E , NE, Mistle Thrush 12, Nuthatch 6, Redwing, Chaffinch, Greenfinch, Longtail tit 8,Meadowpipit 7
Pied Wagtail
Raptor high above Wibsey mobbed by crows - maybe Buzzard.
Jamie Brass

Yeadon Tarn - 9 G C Grebe, 7 Tufted, single Goldeneye & Goosander.
Knotford Nook - 24 Wigeon, 5 G C Grebe, 14 Tufted, 3 Goldeneye
Private Wetlands (permit holders only) -4 Tufted, G C Grebe, 10 Wigeon, 6 Goldeneye, Buzzard
plus a flock of 70 Fieldfare flying E.
Shaun Radcliffe