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

based on 38 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 September. 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 73.3% 92.1% 18.8% 1.3x
2   Carolina Chickadee 71.1% 92.1% 21.0% 1.3x
3   Blue Jay 60.3% 92.1% 31.8% 1.5x
4   Carolina Wren 76.9% 89.5% 12.6% 1.2x
5   Red-bellied Woodpecker 55.8% 86.8% 31.0% 1.6x
6   Tufted Titmouse 65.3% 84.2% 18.9% 1.3x
7   Downy Woodpecker 56.1% 84.2% 28.2% 1.5x
8   American Goldfinch 47.1% 84.2% 37.1% 1.8x
9   Gray Catbird 42.6% 84.2% 41.6% 2.0x
10   Brown-headed Nuthatch 35.8% 84.2% 48.4% 2.4x
11   Mourning Dove 38.2% 78.9% 40.7% 2.1x
12   Pine Warbler 40.4% 73.7% 33.3% 1.8x
13   White-breasted Nuthatch 36.3% 63.2% 26.9% 1.7x
14   American Crow 64.9% 57.9% 7.0% 0.9x
15   Eastern Towhee 26.2% 57.9% 31.7% 2.2x
16   White-eyed Vireo 33.4% 55.3% 21.8% 1.7x
17   Eastern Phoebe 37.1% 50.0% 12.9% 1.3x
18   Northern Mockingbird 31.1% 50.0% 18.9% 1.6x
19   American Robin 29.3% 50.0% 20.7% 1.7x
20   Belted Kingfisher 28.0% 50.0% 22.0% 1.8x
21   Great Blue Heron 44.7% 44.7% 0.1% 1.0x
22   Brown Thrasher 30.5% 44.7% 14.3% 1.5x
23   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 32.6% 42.1% 9.5% 1.3x
24   American Redstart 30.9% 39.5% 8.6% 1.3x
25   Green Heron 10.6% 39.5% 28.8% 3.7x
26   Eastern Wood-Pewee 27.7% 34.2% 6.5% 1.2x
27   Northern Flicker 22.5% 34.2% 11.7% 1.5x
28   House Finch 19.5% 34.2% 14.8% 1.8x
29   European Starling 10.8% 34.2% 23.4% 3.2x
30   Red-eyed Vireo 28.6% 31.6% 3.0% 1.1x
31   Song Sparrow 9.1% 28.9% 19.8% 3.2x
32   Chimney Swift 24.5% 26.3% 1.8% 1.1x
33   Summer Tanager 22.3% 26.3% 4.0% 1.2x
34   Red-shouldered Hawk 36.7% 23.7% 13.0% 0.6x
35   Common Yellowthroat 29.9% 23.7% 6.2% 0.8x
36   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 26.4% 23.7% 2.7% 0.9x
37   Magnolia Warbler 17.5% 21.1% 3.5% 1.2x
38   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 6.8% 21.1% 14.3% 3.1x
39   Black-and-white Warbler 24.2% 15.8% 8.4% 0.7x
40   Eastern Bluebird 42.3% 13.2% 29.1% 0.3x
41   Turkey Vulture 39.6% 13.2% 26.5% 0.3x
42   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 15.4% 13.2% 2.3% 0.9x
43   House Wren 8.5% 13.2% 4.7% 1.6x
44   Wood Thrush 3.3% 13.2% 9.8% 3.9x
45   House Sparrow 0.7% 13.2% 12.4% 18.2x
46   Northern Parula 25.1% 10.5% 14.5% 0.4x
47   Fish Crow 22.0% 10.5% 11.5% 0.5x
48   Great Crested Flycatcher 10.6% 10.5% 0.1% 1.0x
49   Cape May Warbler 9.9% 10.5% 0.7% 1.1x
50   Scarlet Tanager 9.5% 10.5% 1.0% 1.1x
51   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2.2% 10.5% 8.3% 4.7x
52   Mallard 20.1% 7.9% 12.2% 0.4x
53   Chestnut-sided Warbler 9.5% 7.9% 1.6% 0.8x
54   Indigo Bunting 17.5% 5.3% 12.2% 0.3x
55   Yellow-throated Vireo 7.6% 5.3% 2.4% 0.7x
56   Common Grackle 5.4% 5.3% 0.1% 1.0x
57   Swainson's Thrush 5.0% 5.3% 0.2% 1.0x
58   Ovenbird 3.4% 5.3% 1.8% 1.5x
59   Blackburnian Warbler 2.2% 5.3% 3.1% 2.4x
60   Great Egret 29.4% 2.6% 26.7% 0.1x
61   Canada Goose 24.9% 2.6% 22.3% 0.1x
62   Hairy Woodpecker 14.3% 2.6% 11.6% 0.2x
63   Red-tailed Hawk 9.4% 2.6% 6.8% 0.3x
64   Cedar Waxwing 7.1% 2.6% 4.5% 0.4x
65   Acadian Flycatcher 6.8% 2.6% 4.2% 0.4x
66   Barred Owl 5.7% 2.6% 3.1% 0.5x
67   Black-throated Blue Warbler 5.3% 2.6% 2.7% 0.5x
68   Cooper's Hawk 5.2% 2.6% 2.6% 0.5x
69   Solitary Sandpiper 5.1% 2.6% 2.4% 0.5x
70   Blue-winged Warbler 4.4% 2.6% 1.8% 0.6x
71   Northern Waterthrush 3.6% 2.6% 0.9% 0.7x
72   Worm-eating Warbler 3.3% 2.6% 0.7% 0.8x
73   Tennessee Warbler 2.9% 2.6% 0.2% 0.9x
74   Baltimore Oriole 2.8% 2.6% 0.2% 0.9x
75   Empidonax sp. 2.8% 2.6% 0.1% 1.0x
76   Black-throated Green Warbler 2.3% 2.6% 0.3% 1.2x
77   Yellow-breasted Chat 1.7% 2.6% 0.9% 1.5x
78   warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.) 1.6% 2.6% 1.0% 1.6x
79   Pied-billed Grebe 1.4% 2.6% 1.3% 1.9x
80   Blue-headed Vireo 0.8% 2.6% 1.8% 3.1x
81   Catharus sp. 0.5% 2.6% 2.2% 5.7x
82   Marsh Wren 0.4% 2.6% 2.2% 5.9x
83   Warbling Vireo 0.1% 2.6% 2.5% 22.1x