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

Friday, 24 July 2015

Friday 24 July 2015

Fly Flatts Reservoir - 2 Wheatear (included a juv)
Brian Vickers

Bolton Bridge to Bolton Abbey - Kingfisher, juv Redstart, 3 Swift, 4 Sand martin, Common Sandpiper,
Grey Heron, 12 mandarin Duck in eclipse & Juv Oystercatcher.
Roger Nelson

Keighley Town Centre - Little Ringed Plover flew over Sports Direct shop this morning.
Yesterday - Common Buzzard over house at Oxenhope. The day before, Red Kite flew over.
Howard Creber

St.Ives -dusk visit
Tawny Owls calling near mansion buildings
M Doveston