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Top Birds at North Carolina Museum of Life and Science in October
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 32 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at North Carolina Museum of Life and Science during the month of October. 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   Northern Cardinal 72.2% 96.9% 24.7% 1.3x
2   Carolina Chickadee 71.0% 90.6% 19.7% 1.3x
3   Carolina Wren 75.2% 84.4% 9.1% 1.1x
4   Downy Woodpecker 57.5% 84.4% 26.9% 1.5x
5   Blue Jay 70.7% 78.1% 7.4% 1.1x
6   Red-bellied Woodpecker 68.9% 78.1% 9.2% 1.1x
7   Brown-headed Nuthatch 36.8% 75.0% 38.2% 2.0x
8   Tufted Titmouse 65.3% 68.8% 3.4% 1.1x
9   American Robin 35.7% 65.6% 30.0% 1.8x
10   American Goldfinch 33.4% 62.5% 29.1% 1.9x
11   Yellow-rumped Warbler 32.7% 62.5% 29.8% 1.9x
12   Mourning Dove 28.2% 59.4% 31.1% 2.1x
13   American Crow 68.4% 56.2% 12.1% 0.8x
14   Northern Mockingbird 42.8% 56.2% 13.4% 1.3x
15   Eastern Towhee 37.6% 56.2% 18.7% 1.5x
16   Eastern Phoebe 53.9% 53.1% 0.8% 1.0x
17   Great Blue Heron 42.8% 53.1% 10.3% 1.2x
18   White-breasted Nuthatch 35.5% 46.9% 11.4% 1.3x
19   Pine Warbler 35.2% 46.9% 11.7% 1.3x
20   Belted Kingfisher 29.8% 46.9% 17.1% 1.6x
21   House Finch 29.0% 46.9% 17.9% 1.6x
22   Golden-crowned Kinglet 14.9% 46.9% 31.9% 3.1x
23   Song Sparrow 34.8% 43.8% 9.0% 1.3x
24   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 32.6% 43.8% 11.2% 1.3x
25   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 18.5% 43.8% 25.2% 2.4x
26   Northern Flicker 54.9% 37.5% 17.4% 0.7x
27   Pied-billed Grebe 7.3% 37.5% 30.2% 5.1x
28   Brown Thrasher 32.4% 34.4% 2.0% 1.1x
29   Red-shouldered Hawk 35.4% 31.2% 4.1% 0.9x
30   Gray Catbird 28.5% 31.2% 2.7% 1.1x
31   White-throated Sparrow 23.9% 31.2% 7.3% 1.3x
32   Turkey Vulture 43.8% 25.0% 18.8% 0.6x
33   Fish Crow 17.6% 21.9% 4.3% 1.2x
34   Canada Goose 26.0% 18.8% 7.2% 0.7x
35   Red-tailed Hawk 12.4% 18.8% 6.4% 1.5x
36   Blue-headed Vireo 3.5% 15.6% 12.1% 4.5x
37   Eastern Bluebird 53.9% 12.5% 41.4% 0.2x
38   Chipping Sparrow 22.7% 12.5% 10.2% 0.5x
39   Common Yellowthroat 18.3% 12.5% 5.8% 0.7x
40   Winter Wren 5.0% 12.5% 7.5% 2.5x
41   Cape May Warbler 13.0% 9.4% 3.6% 0.7x
42   Scarlet Tanager 6.5% 9.4% 2.9% 1.4x
43   Wood Thrush 3.2% 9.4% 6.2% 2.9x
44   Brown Creeper 1.9% 9.4% 7.4% 4.8x
45   Green Heron 1.0% 9.4% 8.4% 9.2x
46   Common Grackle 14.1% 6.2% 7.9% 0.4x
47   European Starling 13.7% 6.2% 7.4% 0.5x
48   Eastern Wood-Pewee 13.6% 6.2% 7.4% 0.5x
49   Swamp Sparrow 9.9% 6.2% 3.6% 0.6x
50   House Wren 8.1% 6.2% 1.8% 0.8x
51   Red-eyed Vireo 7.5% 6.2% 1.3% 0.8x
52   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 5.6% 6.2% 0.6% 1.1x
53   Summer Tanager 2.4% 6.2% 3.9% 2.6x
54   Dark-eyed Junco 2.2% 6.2% 4.0% 2.8x
55   Mallard 22.4% 3.1% 19.2% 0.1x
56   Pileated Woodpecker 22.2% 3.1% 19.1% 0.1x
57   Northern Parula 21.6% 3.1% 18.5% 0.1x
58   American Redstart 16.2% 3.1% 13.1% 0.2x
59   Red-headed Woodpecker 13.5% 3.1% 10.4% 0.2x
60   Chimney Swift 12.3% 3.1% 9.2% 0.3x
61   Magnolia Warbler 12.2% 3.1% 9.0% 0.3x
62   Blackpoll Warbler 6.1% 3.1% 3.0% 0.5x
63   Wood Duck 5.9% 3.1% 2.8% 0.5x
64   Swainson's Thrush 5.9% 3.1% 2.8% 0.5x
65   Red-breasted Nuthatch 5.4% 3.1% 2.3% 0.6x
66   White-eyed Vireo 5.4% 3.1% 2.2% 0.6x
67   Barred Owl 4.1% 3.1% 1.0% 0.8x
68   Hermit Thrush 3.9% 3.1% 0.7% 0.8x
69   Tennessee Warbler 3.4% 3.1% 0.2% 0.9x
70   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 3.0% 3.1% 0.1% 1.0x
71   Pine Siskin 2.5% 3.1% 0.6% 1.2x
72   Gray-cheeked Thrush 2.4% 3.1% 0.7% 1.3x
73   Solitary Sandpiper 1.2% 3.1% 1.9% 2.5x
74   Orange-crowned Warbler 0.7% 3.1% 2.4% 4.6x
75   hawk sp. 0.7% 3.1% 2.5% 4.8x
76   passerine sp. 0.3% 3.1% 2.8% 10.1x