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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Next Meeting


Pennithorn, Baildon photo: Keith Allen

Sunday, 26 April 2015

Sunday 26th April 2015

Fly Flatts - 11 Common Sandpiper, 6 Wheatear
Brian Sumner

Nab Water Lane - 4 Wheatear
Brian Vickers

St.Ives Estate 07.00-11.00
Wood Warbler (at the foot of the hill to Lady Blantyre's), Crossbill and Redpoll in Racecourse Plantation, 10+Linnet, Meadow Pipit, Skylark, Pied Wagtail, Swallow, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Blackcap, Nuthatch, Treecreeper, GSWdpkr, Green Wdpkr,
Sparrowhawk, G Heron, Mute Swan, 5♂Pheasant

East Riddlesden Hall
Garden Warbler, Sand Martin, Swallow, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Blackcap,
Pair of Reed Bunting (♀ with nest material), Bullfinch, Nuthatch
M Doveston

Eight Wheatears - six at Birch Close Lane and two on the Golf Course.  Two pairs of Grey Partridge, one pair of Red Grouse, three Snipe and a few Lapwing chicks.
Paul King