HOME: www.hiltonpond.org

© Hilton Pond Center

A bird bander's field kit (above), complete with
measuring devices, banding pliers, color bands,
and numbered aluminum bands

Birds, Bird Banding & Bluebird Trail
  • General Bird Banding
  • Photos of Birds Banded, Grouped by Family
  • Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Archilochus colubris)
  • Vagrant & Winter Hummingbird Banding
  • Carpodacus Finches: Purple Finch (C. purpureus) & House Finch (C. mexicanus)
  • Northern Saw-whet Owl (Aegolius acadicus)
  • Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata)
  • Nestbox Studies & Hilton Pond Bluebird Trail
  • York/Rock Hill SC Audubon Christmas Bird Count

Plant & Fungi Inventory
  • Trees
  • Shrubs
  • Vines
  • Herbaceous Flowers
  • Aquatic Plants
  • Ferns
  • Mosses & Liverworts, and Club Mosses
  • Fungi
  • Lichens
  • Grasses

Animal Inventory
  • Birds
  • Mammals
  • Reptiles
  • Amphibians
  • Fish
  • Insects
  • Miscellaneous Invertebrates

Ecological Investigations
  • Natural Succession at Hilton Pond
  • Control of Foreign Invasive Plants

Other Research
  • Small Mammals of the Piedmont
  • Monarch Watch®
  • Schweinitz's Sunflower Recovery
  • Important Bird Area (IBA)

Back to Table of Contents

If you found this information useful or interesting, please

Hilton Pond Center for Piedmont Natural History
It's painless, and YOU can make a difference!

Just CLICK on a logo below.

Make direct donations on-line through
Network for Good:
Donate a portion of your purchase price from 500+ top on-line stores via iGive:
Use your PayPal account
to make direct donations:

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 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.