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

Saturday, 20 August 2016

Saturday 20 August 2016

Scargill Reservoir - 2 Little Grebe, Common Sandpiper, Tufted Duck, Kestrel.
below Reservoir - Red Kite, Buzzard & Kingfisher on stream. Juv. Sparrowhawk fed by adult.

John O'Gaunt Reservoir - good views of Black-tailed Godwit & Little Egret plus Little Grebe, Teal & Grey Heron. Between Reservoir & Sun Inn - 2 Spotted Fly & 2 Whinchat.
John Preshaw, Derek Parkin & Shaun Radcliffe