THIS WEEK AT HILTON POND
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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")
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