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Since 1982 at Hilton Pond Center, we have observed 167 species of birds, and captured and banded 124. To view close-up photos of many of these, click on a bird family name below.

(NOTE: The list is incomplete. We'll be scanning 35mm slides and taking new digital photos over the coming weeks, so please check back often if your favorite bird family isn't yet represented.)

APODIFORMES--Hummingbirds & Swifts

Ruby-throated Hummingbird maleHummingbirds (Trochilidae)


Downy Woodpecker maleWoodpeckers (Picidae)


Northern MockingbirdMimic Thrushes (Mimidae)

Yellow-rumped Warbler maleParulinae (Wood Warblers)

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