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

Thursday, 13 April 2017

Thursday 13 April 2017

Barden watchpoint - Woodcock flew into woodland mid afternoon.
Howard Creber

Nab Water Lane - 2 Wheatear,
Leeshaw Reservoir - Common Sandpiper
Tarn Lane, Braithwaite - 2 Grey Partridge
Brian Vickers

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - singing Willow Warbler, Blackcap & Chiff-Chaff. A few Sand Martins about plus a Little Grebe which regularly caught sticklebacks but some fish were too large! At the feeders, Bullfinch, LTT, Reed Bunting with Sparrowhawk patrolling.
Shaun Radcliffe

At 8am - 11 Wheatears at the end of Birch Close Lane (sxi males and five females).
Paul King