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, 9 October 2016

Sunday 9 October 2016

Park Dam- 3 Shovelers arrived.
Jamie Brass

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - winter visitors this morning with 2 Redwing feeding on mountain ash berries & Water Rail squeal heard. 31 species recorded included Goldcrest, GSW, Jay, 2 Buzzard circling towards Utley, Kingfisher plus a Cormorant fishing on the lake all morning. Nice to see a couple of male Reed Bunting at the feeders along with juv Bullfinches.
Shaun Radcliffe