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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Barn Owl

Barn Owl
Aire Valley photo: Keith Allen

Thursday, 2 November 2017

Thursday 2 October 2017

Stainburn Plantation - Green Woodpecker, Red Kite, Buzzard
Scargill Pasture & nearby fields - 500 Golden Plover, 200 Lapwing, Skylark.
Scargill Reservoir - 3 Whoopers, single Wigeon, single Goldeneye, 2 Stonechat, a few Fieldfare, 2 Reed Bunting.  Also Red Admiral Butterfly.
Private Wetlands (permit holders only) - 4 female & a male Goldeneye, 50 Wigeon, 2 GCG,
20 Cormorant, 5 Tufted Duck, 30 Lapwing. Red Kite & Buzzard.
John Preshaw, Keith Allen, Shaun Radcliffe

Barden Scale - Brambling, Siskin, Reed Bunting, Goldfinch, Goldcrest, Redpoll, pair of Stonechat, Buzzards, Red Kites, Kestrel, GSW.
Brian Vickers