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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Ring Ouzel

Ring Ouzel
Upper Wharfedale - April 14th photo: Roger Nelson

Sunday, 28 February 2016

Sunday 28th February 2016

East Morton area - Red Kite
Tom Hubball

Cavendish Pavillion to Strid - 2 Kingfisher, 3 Dipper, 4 Mandarin, 3 Goosander, Grey Wagtail,
2 Treecreeper
Nigel Ward

Doe Park Reservoir
Small flock of Pink-footed Geese heading west.
Curlew, Skylark, Common Gull,
Black-headed Gull, Mallard, Canada Goose,
2 Greylag Geese flew up the valley north.
18 Magpie in recently muck-spread field.

Station Road, Harecroft
Little Owl

Hewenden Res
One pair of Goldeneye with male displaying,
4 Goosander, 4 Cormorant, 16 Canada Geese,
male Tufted Duck, Mallards, Kestrel,
Curlew, 2 Oystercatcher, 1 Adult Herring Gull,
1st W LBBGull, 1st W Herring Gull,
100+ Black-headed Gull and Common Gull
Grey Wagtail, Skylark

Redcar Tarn 10:00am
Herring Gull 3rd W, Tufted Ducks, Skylark
plus the usual stuff but few gulls

Silsden Ings
8 Curlew, 50+Lapwing,

A629 Between Keighley & Silsden
44 Curlew, 10 Oystercatcher, numerous Black-headed Gulls

M Doveston