Bird Finder

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

based on 24 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 August. 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 65.8% 100.0% 34.2% 1.5x
2   Carolina Wren 72.2% 87.5% 15.3% 1.2x
3   American Goldfinch 58.2% 83.3% 25.1% 1.4x
4   Tufted Titmouse 52.8% 83.3% 30.5% 1.6x
5   Carolina Chickadee 58.9% 79.2% 20.3% 1.3x
6   Gray Catbird 27.0% 75.0% 48.0% 2.8x
7   Red-bellied Woodpecker 39.5% 70.8% 31.3% 1.8x
8   Blue Jay 36.6% 70.8% 34.2% 1.9x
9   Mourning Dove 48.4% 66.7% 18.3% 1.4x
10   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 42.1% 58.3% 16.2% 1.4x
11   Downy Woodpecker 39.8% 58.3% 18.5% 1.5x
12   Eastern Towhee 26.0% 58.3% 32.4% 2.2x
13   Brown-headed Nuthatch 24.9% 58.3% 33.5% 2.3x
14   Belted Kingfisher 20.8% 58.3% 37.6% 2.8x
15   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 34.6% 54.2% 19.6% 1.6x
16   House Finch 19.6% 54.2% 34.6% 2.8x
17   American Robin 29.6% 50.0% 20.4% 1.7x
18   Green Heron 16.9% 50.0% 33.1% 3.0x
19   Brown Thrasher 14.9% 45.8% 31.0% 3.1x
20   Great Blue Heron 45.5% 41.7% 3.8% 0.9x
21   Chimney Swift 18.3% 41.7% 23.4% 2.3x
22   American Crow 53.0% 37.5% 15.5% 0.7x
23   White-breasted Nuthatch 27.3% 33.3% 6.0% 1.2x
24   Mallard 17.7% 29.2% 11.5% 1.6x
25   Great Crested Flycatcher 17.4% 25.0% 7.6% 1.4x
26   Song Sparrow 10.1% 25.0% 14.9% 2.5x
27   Red-winged Blackbird 6.3% 25.0% 18.7% 4.0x
28   Eastern Bluebird 39.2% 20.8% 18.4% 0.5x
29   Turkey Vulture 32.0% 20.8% 11.1% 0.7x
30   Northern Mockingbird 31.7% 20.8% 10.8% 0.7x
31   Fish Crow 26.3% 20.8% 5.5% 0.8x
32   Red-shouldered Hawk 23.9% 20.8% 3.1% 0.9x
33   Eastern Phoebe 19.7% 20.8% 1.1% 1.1x
34   Pine Warbler 15.6% 20.8% 5.2% 1.3x
35   Common Grackle 9.7% 20.8% 11.2% 2.2x
36   European Starling 10.7% 16.7% 6.0% 1.6x
37   Eastern Wood-Pewee 19.3% 12.5% 6.8% 0.6x
38   Northern Flicker 9.7% 12.5% 2.8% 1.3x
39   American Redstart 5.9% 12.5% 6.6% 2.1x
40   Hooded Warbler 2.7% 12.5% 9.8% 4.5x
41   House Sparrow 1.3% 12.5% 11.2% 9.5x
42   Indigo Bunting 28.8% 8.3% 20.4% 0.3x
43   Canada Goose 24.7% 4.2% 20.5% 0.2x
44   Red-eyed Vireo 21.9% 4.2% 17.7% 0.2x
45   Common Yellowthroat 12.4% 4.2% 8.2% 0.3x
46   Northern Parula 6.9% 4.2% 2.8% 0.6x
47   Brown-headed Cowbird 5.9% 4.2% 1.7% 0.7x
48   House Wren 5.0% 4.2% 0.8% 0.8x
49   Cooper's Hawk 4.6% 4.2% 0.5% 0.9x
50   Wood Thrush 1.6% 4.2% 2.6% 2.6x
51   Chestnut-sided Warbler 1.5% 4.2% 2.6% 2.7x
52   Magnolia Warbler 0.6% 4.2% 3.6% 7.3x