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

Thursday, 28 January 2016

Thursday 28 January 2016

Yeadon Tarn - 17 Tufted (13 males), 9 Moorhen, 70+ BHG, 5+ Common Gull, 90+ Mallard
2 GCG, female Goosander, 2 Mute Swan, 5 Pochard (3 males), flock of 28 Goldfinch.
Knotford Nook - 70+ BHG, 10+ Common Gull, 10 Goosander (8 females), single Wigeon,
8 Tufted (5 males), 6 Goldeneye (3 males), Red Kite, Kingfisher, 2 Cormorant, 6 Coot, single GCG
19 Canada Goose.
Phil Matthews

Hollings Farm, Haworth - Sparrowhawk
Nigel Ward

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - 2 Oystercatchers, pair of Bullfinch, 4 Reed Bunting. on the previous day, heard Goldcrest singing.
Keith Allen, John Tyson, Shaun Radcliffe.

Baildon garden - male Blackcap
John Tyson