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

Monday, 1 January 2018

Monday 1st January 2018

Bingley garden - GSW, Bullfinch, Coal Tit
Myrtle Park - 4 Jay, 4 Cormorant, 3 Nuthatch, pair of Goosander, Grey Heron, Sparrowhawk
Walsh Lane, Bingley - Little Owl, Red Kite
Phil Matthews

Shipley Glen
A walk around the Glen produced the following: 10 Grey Herons, four Nuthatch, 100+ Greylag Geese, 75+ Canada Geese also Mistle Thrush, Redwing, Jay and a Great Spotted Woodpecker.
Paul King

Hewenden Reservoir
♂ Shoveler, 1 Barnacle Goose in fields with 77 Canada Geese, 12 Tufted Duck, 4 Cormorant, 2 Mallard, Adult Herring Gull, 1 Common Gull, Moorhen.

St.Ives Estate
4 Mute Swan, Siskin, Goldfinch, Nuthatch, GSWdpkr drumming, Goldcrest,

Cullingworth Fields (Haworth Road)
16+Stock Dove, 100+Black-headed Gulls
M Doveston