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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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Short-eared Owl

Short-eared Owl
Short-eared Owl photo: Stephen Lilley

Sunday, 23 April 2017

Sunday 23rd April 2017

Yeadon Tarn - Grasshopper Warbler heard at dawn over the last few days.
B Snee

Trough Lane - 8 Wheatear.
Leeshaw Reservoir - 8 Oystercatcher, 4 Redshank
Brian Vickers

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - singing Sedge Warbler, female Goosander continues to use stock dove nest box, Moorhen with 5 chicks, singing Willow Warblers, Blackcaps & Chiff-Chaffs. At the feeder, two male Bullfinch, Reed Bunting.
Shaun Radcliffe


Stainburn Plantation
Tree Pipit, a recent arrival at Stainburn Plantation         photo: Mike Bloomfield
Barden
The Great Grey Shrike which was seen at Barden on 21st April.  photo: Mike Bloomfield.
Glovershaw
At Pennythorn this morning, there were 12 singing male Willow Warblers and three Wheatears on the Golf Course.  At least eight Lapwing chicks were seen at Golcar.
Paul King