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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Golden Plover

Golden Plover
Ilkley Moor photo: Keith Allen

Friday, 8 January 2016

Friday 8th January 2016

Whetstone Gate - Hen Harrier, 3 SEO, 2 Little Owl
Richard Butler, Mike Bloomfield 

Hazlewood Moor - skein of 25 Pinkfoot Geese flying west.
Roger Nelson

Sconce and Glovershaw
A walk around this area produced the following:
A pair of Common Buzzard, seven Red Grouse, two male Bullfinch, a Mistle Thrush, a female Reed Bunting, 25 Fieldfare, 18 Pheasant, two Jays, 50 + Jackdaws, 30+ Starlings, 20+ Rooks and ten Lapwings in Golcar Fields.
Paul King

East Riddlesden Hall - late evening
Tawny Owls calling
M Doveston