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, 24 April 2016

Sunday 24 April 2016

Stockbridge Reserve - Common Sandpiper, singing Redpoll, 2 pair of Bullfinch, 2 Herring Gull,
Sparrowhawk, Kestrel in box, Blackcap.
Shaun Radcliffe

Slippery Ford - 3 Ring Ouzel viewable from car park, 5 Wheatear plus in the afternoon, Cuckoo heard, 2 Oystercatchers & 10 Curlew.
Higher Intake Farm - 3 Wheatear
Keighley Moor Reservoir - 7 Wheatear
Ian Hargreaves, Chris King

Common Sandpiper, male Wheatear and Willow Warbler - all spring visitors to Keighley Moor.  Photos: Ian Hargreaves.