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Top Birds at Swift Creek Bluffs in May
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 56 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Swift Creek Bluffs during the month of May. The difference in probability relative to other nearby locations is also shown, to highlight which birds are particularly likely to be found (or not found) at this specific location. The chart shows how many distinct species have historically been observed at this location for each month of the year.

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Rank Info Pics Species Entire Region This Location Difference Relative
1   Carolina Wren 70.0% 85.7% 15.8% 1.2x
2   Tufted Titmouse 64.6% 85.7% 21.1% 1.3x
3   Northern Cardinal 79.4% 83.9% 4.5% 1.1x
4   Red-bellied Woodpecker 55.0% 82.1% 27.1% 1.5x
5   Red-eyed Vireo 51.3% 78.6% 27.3% 1.5x
6   Carolina Chickadee 60.4% 76.8% 16.4% 1.3x
7   Acadian Flycatcher 26.5% 75.0% 48.5% 2.8x
8   Northern Parula 36.1% 71.4% 35.3% 2.0x
9   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 56.4% 64.3% 7.9% 1.1x
10   American Crow 56.6% 62.5% 5.9% 1.1x
11   Great Crested Flycatcher 48.0% 53.6% 5.6% 1.1x
12   Black-throated Blue Warbler 14.5% 50.0% 35.5% 3.4x
13   Blue Jay 44.4% 48.2% 3.8% 1.1x
14   Summer Tanager 37.8% 46.4% 8.7% 1.2x
15   Downy Woodpecker 39.2% 44.6% 5.4% 1.1x
16   Mourning Dove 49.4% 33.9% 15.4% 0.7x
17   Pileated Woodpecker 19.3% 33.9% 14.6% 1.8x
18   Red-shouldered Hawk 31.6% 32.1% 0.5% 1.0x
19   Black-and-white Warbler 15.3% 32.1% 16.8% 2.1x
20   Common Yellowthroat 40.8% 30.4% 10.4% 0.7x
21   Gray Catbird 31.3% 30.4% 1.0% 1.0x
22   Ovenbird 18.7% 30.4% 11.7% 1.6x
23   Louisiana Waterthrush 7.2% 30.4% 23.2% 4.2x
24   American Goldfinch 43.6% 28.6% 15.0% 0.7x
25   Wood Thrush 14.1% 28.6% 14.4% 2.0x
26   Veery 3.4% 28.6% 25.2% 8.4x
27   White-eyed Vireo 31.9% 26.8% 5.2% 0.8x
28   Swainson's Thrush 6.4% 25.0% 18.6% 3.9x
29   White-breasted Nuthatch 23.7% 23.2% 0.4% 1.0x
30   American Redstart 22.6% 23.2% 0.7% 1.0x
31   Great Blue Heron 48.1% 21.4% 26.7% 0.4x
32   Pine Warbler 39.1% 17.9% 21.3% 0.5x
33   American Robin 38.1% 17.9% 20.2% 0.5x
34   Hairy Woodpecker 8.3% 17.9% 9.6% 2.2x
35   Kentucky Warbler 1.9% 16.1% 14.2% 8.6x
36   Belted Kingfisher 12.0% 14.3% 2.3% 1.2x
37   Yellow-throated Vireo 6.4% 14.3% 7.9% 2.2x
38   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.9% 12.5% 23.4% 0.3x
39   Eastern Phoebe 34.0% 12.5% 21.5% 0.4x
40   Scarlet Tanager 12.1% 12.5% 0.4% 1.0x
41   Barred Owl 8.1% 12.5% 4.4% 1.6x
42   White-throated Sparrow 7.5% 12.5% 5.0% 1.7x
43   Northern Waterthrush 7.3% 12.5% 5.2% 1.7x
44   Eastern Towhee 37.9% 10.7% 27.2% 0.3x
45   Eastern Wood-Pewee 21.7% 10.7% 11.0% 0.5x
46   Hooded Warbler 11.1% 10.7% 0.3% 1.0x
47   Eastern Bluebird 49.6% 8.9% 40.7% 0.2x
48   Canada Goose 42.5% 8.9% 33.5% 0.2x
49   Turkey Vulture 39.6% 8.9% 30.6% 0.2x
50   Fish Crow 33.3% 8.9% 24.4% 0.3x
51   Mallard 30.5% 8.9% 21.5% 0.3x
52   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 12.1% 8.9% 3.1% 0.7x
53   Yellow-rumped Warbler 11.3% 8.9% 2.3% 0.8x
54   Indigo Bunting 45.0% 7.1% 37.9% 0.2x
55   Brown Thrasher 16.8% 7.1% 9.7% 0.4x
56   Common Grackle 37.1% 5.4% 31.7% 0.1x
57   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.7% 5.4% 25.3% 0.2x
58   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 2.3% 5.4% 3.0% 2.3x
59   Chipping Sparrow 37.3% 3.6% 33.8% 0.1x
60   Chimney Swift 28.9% 3.6% 25.4% 0.1x
61   Eastern Kingbird 26.5% 3.6% 22.9% 0.1x
62   Blue Grosbeak 23.4% 3.6% 19.9% 0.2x
63   Black Vulture 21.2% 3.6% 17.7% 0.2x
64   Yellow-throated Warbler 14.9% 3.6% 11.3% 0.2x
65   Northern Flicker 9.3% 3.6% 5.7% 0.4x
66   Blue-headed Vireo 1.1% 3.6% 2.5% 3.3x
67   House Finch 27.3% 1.8% 25.5% 0.1x
68   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 19.1% 1.8% 17.3% 0.1x
69   Red-tailed Hawk 14.1% 1.8% 12.3% 0.1x
70   Cedar Waxwing 13.1% 1.8% 11.3% 0.1x
71   Solitary Sandpiper 8.0% 1.8% 6.3% 0.2x
72   Swamp Sparrow 1.9% 1.8% 0.1% 0.9x
73   Chestnut-sided Warbler 1.6% 1.8% 0.2% 1.1x
74   warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.) 0.5% 1.8% 1.2% 3.3x
75   Gray-cheeked Thrush 0.5% 1.8% 1.3% 3.4x
76   Catharus sp. 0.2% 1.8% 1.6% 10.8x
77   Summer/Scarlet Tanager 0.1% 1.8% 1.7% 18.8x