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, 25 February 2016

Thursday 25th February 2016

Hawksworth Moor - female Hen Harrier, 2 Buzzard, Red Kite, Sparrowhawk, Lapwings, 10 Curlew, 6 Golden Plover.
Jeremy Taylor
Buzzard also sighted by Chris Binns in the same area.

The fields around Golcar Farm contained 78 Greylags and 74 Lapwings (a high number for here).  Also in the area were 11 Fieldfare and four Curlew.  Four Skylarks had returned to Baildon Moor and were on the Golf Course.
Paul King