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, 19 April 2015

Sunday 19th April 2015

Soil Hill - 2m & 3f Ring Ouzel
Brian Sumner

Moorside Lane, Oxenhope - 230 Golden Plover (some Northern Race)
Brian Vickers

Fly Flatts - 3 Shelduck, 2 Common Sandpiper, 3 Wheatear
Brian Sumner

St.Ives Estate 08:00-10:00
Tree Pipit over Heather Park area,
40+Linnet on STRi Lawns,
Numerous Blackcap, Willow Warbler,
7+Chiffchaff, Swallow, Skylark,
Nuthatch, Treecreeper, GSWdpkr, Jay
Mute Swan still present on Coppice Pond
Little Owl, Pied Wagtail, Pheasant

Harden Moor Keighley Rd Car Park
6 Redpoll flew toward St.Ives

M Doveston

A flock of 22 Golden Plovers.
Paul King