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, 27 March 2016

Sunday 27 March 2016

Lindley Road-bridge to Folly Hall Farm - pair of G C G, singing Chiff-Chaff, pair of Lesser Redpoll, 20 Fieldfare
Kexgill - at dusk, 150 Fieldfare seen across the moor.
Roger Nelson

Pool Road, Otley - 42 Redwing with 8 Mistle Thrushes.
Theo Kuechel

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - 
Chiffchaff briefly sang from riverside.
Pair of Kestrel visited the box.
On the feeders - pair of Bullfinch, Reed Bunting
whilst 3 Siskin were at the top of the steps.
Mark Doveston, John Ogden & Shaun Radcliffe

St.Ives Estate - Coppice Pond & Bog area
Chiffchaff singing, 6+Goldcrest, Nuthatches,
Treecreeper, GSWdpker drumming,
10x Tufted Duck (6♂4♀), Mute Swan (ringed 101)
M Doveston