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, 5 March 2017

Sunday 5 March 2017

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - 26 species recorded this morning. At the feeders, 3 Redpoll, 5 Reed Bunting, pair of Bullfinch.
Carrying nesting material - Magpie, LTT & Jackdaw.
3  Crows mobbed a Common Buzzard as it flew up the valley.
Shaun Radcliffe

Dowley Gap area - Airedale RSPB walk
8x Whooper Swan heading up the Aire Valley
2x Oystercatcher, Sparrowhawk, 30+ Redwing
Little Grebe, Kingfisher, GSWdpkr, Grey Wagtail
M Doveston et al

Redcar Tarn - Iceland Gull
K Moir

15 Whooper Swans flew west up the Sladen Valley
viewed from Keighley Moor
I Hargeaves