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, 18 January 2017

Wednesday 18 January 2017

Keighley - R N Parakeet seen at the junction of West lane & Coronation Mount.
Ian Hargreaves

Baildon Moor
Two Tree Sparrows at Dobrudden, probably more as feeders are kept well-filled. A flock of 25 Golden Plovers still in the area and other birds included two pairs of Red Grouse and about 20 Common Gull
Shipley Glen  A Green woodpecker heard near Brackenhall.
Paul King

Birds recorded at Ben Rhydding Gravel Pits on Saturday - Little Grebe, male Goosander, Grey Wagtail, 80 Lapwing, 30 Fieldfare, Buzzard, Goldcrest, flock of Goldfinch on teasels.
Steve Parkes