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

Monday, 21 November 2016

Sunday 20th November 2016

11 Waxwings on the back road between Kildwick and Skipton.  They flew off NW.
A flock of White Fronted Geese (about 120) over the Great Wood Estate and Moorview Way area of Skipton.  Assumed to be the flock seen previously at Barden.
Howard Creber
(Note these sightings were made on Friday 18th - a few technical problems caused delay)
Goldeneye (male) on Tong Park Reservoir  photo: Peter Curran
Tong Park Baildon,
A Goldeneye at Tong Park Reservoir and seven Goosander and a Cormorant.
Along the Aire at Baildon, a single Goosander and a Kingfisher was seen at the Denso-Marston Reserve.
Peter Curran