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

Saturday, 9 May 2015

Saturday 9th May 2015

Bolton Bridge - Swift

Kex Gill roadside -
Common Sandpiper, Red-legged Partridge

Whetstone & Bradup
Swift, Cuckoo, Redshank, Snipe, Kestrels
Lapwing with chicks, Linnet, Swallow,
2♀ Wheatear, Ring Ouzel (briefly),
Red Grouse, Curlew, Meadow Pipit,
Stonechat♀, Pheasant, Skylark

M Doveston
A daytime flying Tawny Owl in Wharfedale.  Photo: Roger Nelson