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, 12 March 2017

Sunday 12th March 2017

Bradup - 0730ish
Yellowhammer male flew around a bit constantly calling before landing in trees at the old cattery.
M Doveston

Keighley Golf Course
5 singing Chiffchaff
J Middleton

East Riddlesden Hall
Willow Tit near river bend, 2x Sand Martin,
Singing Chiffchaff, Kingfisher, Meadow Pipits on the move,
M Doveston

Redcar Tarn
female Shelduck flew around several times,
Teal dropped in, Oystercatchers, Lapwing,
Curlew, distant Buzzards, Sparrowhawk,
Skylarks moving through, 350 Starling flock
M Cunningham, M Doveston