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

Monday, 30 March 2015

Monday 30th March 2015

Whetstone Gate - male Wheatear.
Street Lane - 50 plus Fieldfare, 6 Curlew, 3 Kestrel
Ben Rhydding G P - singing Chiff-Chaff, Kingfisher (Chiff-Chaff heard in Otley singing since 21st)
Theo Kuechel

Glovershaw - 75 Golden Plovers and two Wheatears i.e. a male at Birch Close Lane and a female on the 10th green of the Golf Course.  The female Wheatear, probably the same bird was seen in exactly the same place on the 27th and 28th.
Paul King

Bradup - only a single Redshank seen plus 3 Golden Plover circling.
Shaun Radcliffe