Welcome

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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Next Meeting
3rd January - Members' Evening - Redcar Tarn, Keighley led by John Preshaw. Baildon Link at 7:30pm. All Welcome.

Short-eared Owl

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

Thursday, 2 February 2017

Thursday 2 February 2017

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - plenty of birds around the feeders with Bullfinches, Reed Buntings & finches. What was not expected was a Meadow Pipit which perched on the willows for a few minutes. This species has not been recorded at this site for over 10 years. Water Rail very briefly heard.
Derek Parkin & Shaun Radcliffe