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

Saturday, 2 January 2016

Saturday 2nd January 2016

Horton Country Park - G C G, 2 Little Grebe, Goosander, plus 40 Redwing in the area.
Clayton - 4 Bullfinch, Sparrowhawk, Grey Heron, GSW
Chellow Dene - Grey Wagtail, 2 GSW, Goosander Tufted Duck

James Brass

Redcar Tarn 09:00am
Low cloud obscuring view across lake.
Tufted Duck, Canada Goose, Mallard, Coot, Moorhen,
Lesser Black-backed Gull, Common Gull 40+
Black-headed Gull 200+
Starling 100+, Rook, Pied Wagtail

Silsden Ings 10:00am
Lots of flood water still about
Lapwing 250+, Kingfisher, Starling,
Black-headed Gull 600+

M Doveston