- Established 1982: Now In Our 33rd Year! -

HOME: www.hiltonpond.org

THIS WEEK AT HILTON POND
LIST of TOPICS for 2017

All text & photos © Hilton Pond Center

This second-year male Blue Jay (above), captured
on 9 Jan 2017, was the 65,000th bird banded at
Hilton Pond Center since 1982.

(photo above from the 1-31 Jan 2017 "This Week at Hilton Pond")

Listed below, by date, are nature topics covered in each installment of "This Week at Hilton Pond" for 2016. Click on the date to go to a specific weekly account. You can also use the on-site Search Engine to locate a particular topic. (Also available at top of this page to right of the logo.)

Each installment includes a list of birds banded that week--usually with stunning color photos--as well as any notable recaptures of banded birds.

To receive a free, non-fattening on-line subscription to the photo essays at "This Week at Hilton Pond," just send a note with "Subscribe" in the subject line to ThisWeek. And please tell all your friends!


If you enjoy "This Week at Hilton Pond," please help Support
Hilton Pond Center for Piedmont Natural History.


January 2017

  • 01-31--#650--January 2017: Winter, Spring, Or What?

February 2017

  • 01-28--#651--American Goldfinch: Quick Change Artist

March 2017

  • 01-31--#652--March 2017: In And Out Like A Lion, Or a Desert Fox, Or Maybe A Polar Bear

April 2017

  • 01-16--#653--Bird Eggs (Part 1): They Don't Really Come From Bunnies
  • 17-30--#654--Bird Eggs (Part 2): Laying, Incubating & Hatching

May 2017

  • 01-15--#655--15 Years Of "Almost Heaven" In Fayette County, West Virginia (and The Passing Of Ela)
  • 16-31--#656--Birds of May 2017

June 2017

  • 01-30--#657--June Reptiles At Hilton Pond

July 2017

  • 01-15--#658--Mid-Summer Flowers: Sparse, But Eye-Pleasing
  • 16-31--#659--Duckweed Turnover: Mixed Blessing For An Ever-changing Pond

August 2017

  • 01-31--#660--What Happened In August?

Up to Top of Page

Back to This Week Main

Back to List of Topics for 2000

Back to List of Topics for 2001

Back to List of Topics for 2002

Back to List of Topics for 2003

Back to List of Topics for 2004

Back to List of Topics for 2005

Back to List of Topics for 2006

Back to List of Topics for 2007

Back to List of Topics for 2008

Back to List of Topics for 2009

Back to List of Topics for 2010

Back to List of Topics for 2011

Back to List of Topics for 2012

Back to List of Topics for 2013

Back to List of Topics for 2014

Back to List of Topics for 2015

Back to List of Topics for 2016

Current Weather Conditions at Hilton Pond Center


If you enjoy "This Week at Hilton Pond," please help support
Hilton Pond Center for Piedmont Natural History.
It's painless, and YOU can make a difference!

(Just CLICK on a logo below or send a check if you like; see Support for address.)

Make direct donations on-line via
Network for Good:
Use your PayPal account
to make direct donations:
If you like shopping on-line please become a member of iGive, through which 1,800+ on-line stores from Amazon to Lands' End and even iTunes donate a percentage of your purchase price to support Hilton Pond Center . Every new member who registers with iGive and makes a purchase earns an ADDITIONAL $5 for the Center. You can even do Web searches through iGive and earn a penny per search--sometimes TWO--for the cause! Please enroll by going to the iGive Web site. It's a painless, important way for YOU to support our on-going work in conservation, education, and research. Add the iGive Toolbar to your browser and register Operation RubyThroat as your preferred charity to make it even easier to help Hilton Pond Center when you shop.

You can also
post questions for
The Piedmont Naturalist

Search Engine for
Hilton Pond Center


Hilton Pond Center for Piedmont Natural History is a non-profit research & education organization in York, South Carolina USA; phone (803) 684-5852. Directed by Dr. Bill Hilton Jr., aka The Piedmont Naturalist, it is the parent organization for Operation RubyThroat. Contents of this website--including articles and photos--may NOT be duplicated, modified, or used in any way except with the express written permission of Hilton Pond Center. All rights reserved worldwide. To obtain permission for use or for further assistance on accessing this Web site, contact the Webmaster.