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

Wednesday, 4 May 2016

Wednesday 4th May 2016

Kex Gill - male Stonechat
Below Thruscross - Whitethroat, Cuckoo, 3 Pied Fly, Redstart
Roger Nelson

A Grasshopper Warbler was watched in a bramble patch alongside a path that runs between the 11th fairway and the running track.  It was there at 8.15am.  On the Golf Course, six Wheatears and at Golcar a pair of Redshank appear well established along with two pairs of Curlew, about six pairs of Snipe and over 20 pairs of Lapwing.
Paul King

Bradup - 5 pairs of Linnet, 2 Wheatear, Stonechat, pair of Grey Partridge, pair of Reed Bunting, Lapwings & Snipe displaying.
Shaun Radcliffe