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, 26 July 2015

Sunday 26th July 2015

Stockbridge (Members only) Reserve 0830-0930
Kingfishers heard on the R.Aire and one seen on reserve.
40+Swifts overhead, Sand Martin, Swallow,
Common Gull (adult), Chiffchaff, Blackcap, Whitethroat,
Reed Bunting, Bullfinch, Chaffinch, Goldfinch,
(Redpoll overhead along Grange Road). Also Stock Dove calling from gardens.

M Doveston, S Radcliffe

Redcar Tarn 1500 in the rain
Common Gull 2, LBBGulls, BHGulls with juvs
lots of House Martins, Swallows, Pied Wagtails,
Snipe on roadside pond opposite Tarn

M Doveston