Document the occurrences of wintering hummingbirds in the
state of Georgia.
Study site fidelity for
hummingbirds wintering in Georgia.
Study the habitat preferences
exhibited by winter hummingbirds in landscapes of Georgia.
Study the chronology of the migration of the
Ruby-throated Hummingbird to and through Georgia.
Assist in determining migration pathways of Ruby-throated
Study the habitat preferences exhibited by
Ruby-throated Hummingbirds in landscapes of
Study ecology of the
Ruby-throated Hummingbirds and use this information to develop management
Educate the public about
hummingbird conservation, feeding hummingbirds, and how to improve
landscaping to attract hummingbirds.
Inform ornithologists and the
public about the results of our studies.
Enhance the public's
appreciation of hummingbirds through the use of banding and our studies.