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 February 2015

Sunday 1st February 2015

Redcar Tarn
Herring Gull, Lesser Black-backed Gull, 50+Common Gull,
300+Black-headed Gull, 8 Tufted Duck, Pied Wagtail

Silsden Ings
800+Lapwing, c100 Golden Plover, Fieldfare, Redwing

Aire Valley between Silsden & Keighley
Lots of winter Thrushes in the fields visible from the bypass.

M Doveston

40+ Golden Plover, 30+ Lapwing widely spread across the fields inside the running tracks.
Paul King