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, 14 February 2016

Sunday 14 February 2016

Between Otley & Burley (A660) - ringtail seen from road at 09.30 probably a juvenile.
Theo Kuechel

Members only reservoir - adult Kittiwake, 1500 BHG, 200 Common Gull, 17 LBB Gull,
3 Herring Gull, 2 Goldeneye, female Teal. 

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - Water Rail (heard), 5 Reed Bunting, pair of Bullfinch
Oystercatcher, Cormorant, now 3 Moorhen.
Shaun Radcliffe

36 Golden Plover, 42 Lapwing on territory, 66 Greylags, Red Kite and Kestrel.
Paul King