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

Wednesday, 4 March 2015

Wednesday 4th March 2015


50+Lapwings in two groups, single Skylark feeding.
Female Stonechat by beck, good numbers of  Redwings in fields by Upwood.


Stoney Ridge Plantation near Cottingley - flock of 115 Redwing at first ground feeding, followed by perching & singing in nearby trees. Stock Dove, Nuthatch & GSW calling plus 2 Herring Gull overhead.
Shaun Radcliffe

Barden Scale
An Osprey flew north at 12.05pm (information from Bird Guides)