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

Thursday, 18 February 2016

Thursday 18th February 2016

Silsden Moor - 4 Buzzard drifting S W calling, Red Kite
Bradup/Whetstone - Kestrel, Raven, 2 SEO
Theo Kuechel

Bolton Abbey to Hazlewood - 28 Oystercatcher, 60 Lapwing returning to breeding grounds,
9 Grey Partridge, Sparrowhawk, 2 Red Kite
Roger Nelson 

Yeadon Tarn
37 Tufted Ducks, three Pochard (two males and a female).
Paul King