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, 23 August 2015

Sunday 23 August 2015

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - 2 Peregrines flew fast towards Keighley, one bird constantly calling. Other sightings - Whitethroat, Blackcap, GSW, Jay, Chiff-Chaff.
Shaun Radcliffe.

4 Wheatears in Paddock, Red Kite low over fields.
Nuthatch using nestbox at Curlew Cottage Upwood,  Buzzard low over fields nearby.
  2 Sparrowhawk above Bradup on edge of moor.      Stephen Lilley

A fine portrait of a Red Grouse seen by Roger Nelson in Upper Wharfedale on the 19th August