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Top Birds at Jordan Lake SRA--Vista Point in May
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 16 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Jordan Lake SRA--Vista Point 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   American Crow 56.6% 93.8% 37.1% 1.7x
2   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 56.4% 93.8% 37.4% 1.7x
3   Pine Warbler 38.9% 93.8% 54.8% 2.4x
4   Tufted Titmouse 64.7% 87.5% 22.8% 1.4x
5   Red-eyed Vireo 51.4% 87.5% 36.1% 1.7x
6   Great Blue Heron 47.9% 87.5% 39.6% 1.8x
7   Yellow-throated Warbler 14.7% 87.5% 72.8% 5.9x
8   Northern Cardinal 79.4% 81.2% 1.8% 1.0x
9   Carolina Chickadee 60.5% 81.2% 20.8% 1.3x
10   Summer Tanager 37.8% 81.2% 43.5% 2.2x
11   Osprey 15.4% 81.2% 65.9% 5.3x
12   Double-crested Cormorant 19.0% 75.0% 56.0% 4.0x
13   Great Crested Flycatcher 47.9% 68.8% 20.8% 1.4x
14   Blue Jay 44.4% 62.5% 18.1% 1.4x
15   Carolina Wren 70.1% 50.0% 20.1% 0.7x
16   Mourning Dove 49.3% 50.0% 0.7% 1.0x
17   Turkey Vulture 39.4% 50.0% 10.6% 1.3x
18   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.6% 50.0% 19.4% 1.6x
19   Eastern Bluebird 49.4% 43.8% 5.7% 0.9x
20   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 12.0% 43.8% 31.7% 3.6x
21   Red-headed Woodpecker 11.1% 43.8% 32.6% 3.9x
22   Downy Woodpecker 39.3% 37.5% 1.8% 1.0x
23   Common Grackle 36.9% 37.5% 0.6% 1.0x
24   Northern Parula 36.3% 37.5% 1.2% 1.0x
25   Fish Crow 33.2% 37.5% 4.3% 1.1x
26   Mallard 30.4% 37.5% 7.1% 1.2x
27   Eastern Kingbird 26.4% 37.5% 11.1% 1.4x
28   White-breasted Nuthatch 23.6% 37.5% 13.9% 1.6x
29   Yellow-rumped Warbler 11.2% 37.5% 26.3% 3.3x
30   Bald Eagle 10.4% 37.5% 27.1% 3.6x
31   Red-bellied Woodpecker 55.2% 31.2% 23.9% 0.6x
32   Chipping Sparrow 37.2% 31.2% 5.9% 0.8x
33   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.8% 31.2% 4.6% 0.9x
34   Killdeer 20.0% 31.2% 11.3% 1.6x
35   Pileated Woodpecker 19.4% 31.2% 11.9% 1.6x
36   Blue-headed Vireo 1.1% 31.2% 30.2% 29.2x
37   Eastern Wood-Pewee 21.7% 25.0% 3.3% 1.2x
38   Ovenbird 18.7% 25.0% 6.3% 1.3x
39   Black-and-white Warbler 15.4% 25.0% 9.6% 1.6x
40   Ring-billed Gull 1.8% 25.0% 23.2% 13.8x
41   American Goldfinch 43.5% 18.8% 24.8% 0.4x
42   American Robin 38.0% 18.8% 19.3% 0.5x
43   Eastern Towhee 37.8% 18.8% 19.1% 0.5x
44   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 33.3% 18.8% 14.5% 0.6x
45   Northern Mockingbird 31.4% 18.8% 12.6% 0.6x
46   House Finch 27.2% 18.8% 8.4% 0.7x
47   Acadian Flycatcher 26.8% 18.8% 8.0% 0.7x
48   Spotted Sandpiper 16.2% 18.8% 2.5% 1.2x
49   Orchard Oriole 15.2% 18.8% 3.5% 1.2x
50   Black-throated Blue Warbler 14.7% 18.8% 4.1% 1.3x
51   Tree Swallow 13.2% 18.8% 5.6% 1.4x
52   Scarlet Tanager 12.1% 18.8% 6.6% 1.5x
53   Yellow-throated Vireo 6.4% 18.8% 12.3% 2.9x
54   Indigo Bunting 44.9% 12.5% 32.4% 0.3x
55   Common Yellowthroat 40.8% 12.5% 28.3% 0.3x
56   Eastern Phoebe 34.0% 12.5% 21.5% 0.4x
57   White-eyed Vireo 31.9% 12.5% 19.4% 0.4x
58   Barn Swallow 31.3% 12.5% 18.8% 0.4x
59   Red-winged Blackbird 27.2% 12.5% 14.7% 0.5x
60   Blue Grosbeak 23.4% 12.5% 10.9% 0.5x
61   American Redstart 22.6% 12.5% 10.1% 0.6x
62   Black Vulture 21.2% 12.5% 8.7% 0.6x
63   Prothonotary Warbler 16.5% 12.5% 4.0% 0.8x
64   Wood Thrush 14.2% 12.5% 1.7% 0.9x
65   Wood Duck 12.7% 12.5% 0.2% 1.0x
66   Yellow-breasted Chat 11.1% 12.5% 1.4% 1.1x
67   Hooded Warbler 11.0% 12.5% 1.5% 1.1x
68   Northern Flicker 9.2% 12.5% 3.3% 1.4x
69   Hairy Woodpecker 8.3% 12.5% 4.2% 1.5x
70   Yellow Warbler 7.9% 12.5% 4.6% 1.6x
71   Prairie Warbler 7.7% 12.5% 4.8% 1.6x
72   Blackpoll Warbler 7.5% 12.5% 5.0% 1.7x
73   Field Sparrow 3.7% 12.5% 8.8% 3.3x
74   Hooded Merganser 1.7% 12.5% 10.8% 7.6x
75   Wild Turkey 1.4% 12.5% 11.1% 8.7x
76   Common Loon 0.4% 12.5% 12.1% 28.3x
77   Northern Bobwhite 0.3% 12.5% 12.2% 37.8x
78   Red-shouldered Hawk 31.7% 6.2% 25.4% 0.2x
79   Gray Catbird 31.3% 6.2% 25.1% 0.2x
80   Chimney Swift 28.9% 6.2% 22.6% 0.2x
81   European Starling 22.7% 6.2% 16.5% 0.3x
82   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 19.0% 6.2% 12.8% 0.3x
83   Red-tailed Hawk 14.1% 6.2% 7.8% 0.4x
84   Purple Martin 10.1% 6.2% 3.8% 0.6x
85   House Wren 9.2% 6.2% 2.9% 0.7x
86   Solitary Sandpiper 8.0% 6.2% 1.8% 0.8x
87   Northern Waterthrush 7.3% 6.2% 1.1% 0.9x
88   Louisiana Waterthrush 7.3% 6.2% 1.1% 0.9x
89   Swainson's Thrush 6.5% 6.2% 0.2% 1.0x
90   Cliff Swallow 5.5% 6.2% 0.7% 1.1x
91   Magnolia Warbler 3.7% 6.2% 2.6% 1.7x
92   Warbling Vireo 1.8% 6.2% 4.4% 3.5x
93   Baltimore Oriole 1.0% 6.2% 5.3% 6.5x
94   Broad-winged Hawk 0.9% 6.2% 5.4% 7.2x
95   warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.) 0.5% 6.2% 5.7% 11.7x
96   Great Horned Owl 0.5% 6.2% 5.7% 12.2x
97   Eastern Whip-poor-will 0.5% 6.2% 5.8% 13.2x
98   Chuck-will's-widow 0.4% 6.2% 5.9% 17.6x
99   Sharp-shinned Hawk 0.3% 6.2% 5.9% 18.9x
100   Ruddy Duck 0.3% 6.2% 5.9% 19.4x
101   Snowy Egret 0.2% 6.2% 6.0% 26.5x
102   Common Raven 0.2% 6.2% 6.1% 36.1x
103   American Bittern 0.1% 6.2% 6.1% 46.7x
104   Herring Gull 0.1% 6.2% 6.1% 61.1x
105   Forster's Tern 0.0% 6.2% 6.2% 132.3x