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, 30 April 2017

Sunday 30 April 2017

Yeadon Tarn - Grasshopper Warbler still reeling.
Theo Kuechel

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - Lesser Whitethroat "rattling" for 40 mins in a dense hawthorn bush. Also Common Whitethroat, Common Sandpiper (stayed all morning), Willow Warbler, Swallow, Blackcap, Sand Martin, Goosander (female came on to the water from nest box), Bullfinch, Reed Warbler, Reed Bunting, Chiff-Chaff, Kestrel.
Shaun Radcliffe, Derek & Brenda Parkin

A female Wheatear and a pair of Tufted Duck on Pennythorn Lake.
Paul King