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

Tuesday, 1 November 2016

Monday 31 October 2016

Scargill Reservoir - Raven, pair of Stonechat, 9 Wigeon, 300 Golden Plover on side of wall.
John O'Gaunt Reservoir - another pair of Stonechat, angler flushed 23 Snipe, 50 Canada Geese, 6 Greylag with a skein of 80 flying north, 2 Egyptian geese, 26 Mallard, single Tufted, 3 Wigeon, 19 Teal, 4 Little Grebe
John Poland

Leeshaw Reservoir - 2 Cormorant, 2 Goosander, a Wigeon, 3 Goldeneye.
Brian Vickers  

Park Road, Bingley - 3 Parakeets flew past.
Rex Holt

Caldene Fields - 7527 Woodpigeon counted moving through in a southerly direction. Also 339 Herring Gull seen flying south west.
Martyn Priestley