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, 22 May 2016

Sunday 22 May 2016

Strid Woods - 3 Wood Warbler, 3 Pied Fly, 2 Redstart, Tawny Owl, Mandarin Duck, Grey Wagtail with young.
Sally Varrie

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - singing birds - Reed Warbler, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Garden Warbler, Chiff-Chaff, Willow Warbler, Blackcap, Dunnock, Wren. Other sightings - female Goosander flew directly to the stock dove nest box, Kestrel in box, 3 Oystercatchers wandering up & down the valley.
Shaun Radcliffe