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

Monday, 12 October 2015

Sunday 11th October 2015

Bolton Abbey to Hazlewood Moor

14 Mandarin ducks (9m, 5f) on the river, about 40 Redwings dropping down in holly/hawthorn bushes on Storiths Lane, 12 Fieldfares in two small flocks (3, 9) on Hazlewood moorside, 3 Kestrels, 2 Red Kites and 2 Buzzards in view at once; also I have seen 4 separate little owls in the last ten days.
Roger Nelson