Date: 1/23/17 8:24 am
From: <hilton...> <hilton...>
Subject: Hilton Pond 12/01/16 (2016 Bird Banding Summary; Hummingbirds)
Bird banding efforts in 2016 at Hilton Pond Center wasn’t nearly as productive as last year—except that I caught (and re-caught) what was for this location an amazingly highly number of Ruby-throated Hummingbirds. To see images of some of the birds banded and to read about 2016 results, please visit my current “This Week at Hilton Pond” photo essay at https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.hiltonpond.org_ThisWeek161218.html&d=CwIFaQ&c=imBPVzF25OnBgGmVOlcsiEgHoG1i6YHLR0Sj_gZ4adc&r=ymRCw6Q-sBitug_rdeO1Tokz-I_SX2LQN2_Ocvlal9U&m=miNML7ABje-j507qGPn_IKvABibL0DyoAmnAabMd8w4&s=R6hjhgDcX8QHmSrrO9hVnFBIhvgmpaVN1y7p6WqyJVU&e= <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.hiltonpond.org_ThisWeek161218.html&d=CwIFaQ&c=imBPVzF25OnBgGmVOlcsiEgHoG1i6YHLR0Sj_gZ4adc&r=ymRCw6Q-sBitug_rdeO1Tokz-I_SX2LQN2_Ocvlal9U&m=miNML7ABje-j507qGPn_IKvABibL0DyoAmnAabMd8w4&s=R6hjhgDcX8QHmSrrO9hVnFBIhvgmpaVN1y7p6WqyJVU&e= >

While there please scroll down for a list of birds banded specifically during the final half of December, and to view acknowledgements for some of our end-of-year supporters.

Happy (New Year) Nature Watching!

BILL

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DR. BILL HILTON JR., Executive Director
Hilton Pond Center for Piedmont Natural History
1432 DeVinney Road, York, South Carolina 29745 USA
office & cell (803) 684-5852

The mission of Hilton Pond Center for Piedmont Natural History is "to conserve plants, animals, habitats, and other natural components of the Piedmont Region of the eastern United States through observation, scientific study, and education for students of all ages.

"Never trust a person too lazy to get up for sunrise or too busy to watch the sunset." BHjr.

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