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Top Birds at Briar Chapel--Pokeberry Creek in May
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 208 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Briar Chapel--Pokeberry Creek 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   Northern Cardinal 79.2% 93.3% 14.1% 1.2x
2   American Robin 37.1% 91.3% 54.2% 2.5x
3   Mourning Dove 48.7% 87.0% 38.3% 1.8x
4   Carolina Wren 69.8% 85.1% 15.3% 1.2x
5   Red-bellied Woodpecker 54.7% 84.6% 29.9% 1.5x
6   American Goldfinch 42.8% 84.6% 41.8% 2.0x
7   Tufted Titmouse 64.4% 84.1% 19.7% 1.3x
8   American Crow 56.2% 84.1% 27.9% 1.5x
9   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 56.0% 82.7% 26.7% 1.5x
10   Red-eyed Vireo 50.9% 82.7% 31.8% 1.6x
11   Northern Mockingbird 30.5% 82.7% 52.2% 2.7x
12   Eastern Bluebird 48.9% 81.7% 32.9% 1.7x
13   Turkey Vulture 38.7% 80.8% 42.0% 2.1x
14   Carolina Chickadee 60.2% 80.3% 20.1% 1.3x
15   Common Yellowthroat 40.1% 78.8% 38.8% 2.0x
16   Red-winged Blackbird 26.3% 78.8% 52.6% 3.0x
17   Indigo Bunting 44.3% 78.4% 34.1% 1.8x
18   White-eyed Vireo 31.2% 77.4% 46.2% 2.5x
19   Chipping Sparrow 36.5% 76.4% 39.9% 2.1x
20   Black Vulture 20.2% 76.4% 56.2% 3.8x
21   Great Crested Flycatcher 47.5% 73.6% 26.0% 1.5x
22   Common Grackle 36.3% 73.1% 36.8% 2.0x
23   Canada Goose 41.8% 72.6% 30.8% 1.7x
24   Barn Swallow 30.6% 72.1% 41.5% 2.4x
25   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 32.7% 70.2% 37.5% 2.1x
26   House Finch 26.5% 68.8% 42.3% 2.6x
27   Orchard Oriole 14.4% 68.8% 54.4% 4.8x
28   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.3% 67.3% 32.0% 1.9x
29   Fish Crow 32.7% 67.3% 34.7% 2.1x
30   Northern Parula 35.8% 66.8% 31.1% 1.9x
31   Eastern Phoebe 33.4% 66.3% 32.9% 2.0x
32   Eastern Wood-Pewee 20.9% 66.3% 45.4% 3.2x
33   Eastern Towhee 37.3% 65.9% 28.5% 1.8x
34   Blue Jay 44.1% 65.4% 21.3% 1.5x
35   Red-shouldered Hawk 31.1% 63.5% 32.4% 2.0x
36   Eastern Kingbird 25.8% 63.0% 37.2% 2.4x
37   Great Blue Heron 47.8% 60.6% 12.8% 1.3x
38   Acadian Flycatcher 26.2% 60.6% 34.4% 2.3x
39   House Wren 8.4% 59.1% 50.8% 7.1x
40   Downy Woodpecker 38.9% 58.7% 19.7% 1.5x
41   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.1% 58.7% 28.5% 1.9x
42   Ovenbird 18.1% 57.7% 39.6% 3.2x
43   Yellow-throated Warbler 14.1% 56.7% 42.6% 4.0x
44   Blue Grosbeak 22.8% 56.2% 33.4% 2.5x
45   European Starling 22.1% 55.8% 33.6% 2.5x
46   Summer Tanager 37.5% 54.3% 16.8% 1.4x
47   Red-headed Woodpecker 10.4% 54.3% 43.9% 5.2x
48   Gray Catbird 31.0% 49.5% 18.5% 1.6x
49   Pine Warbler 38.9% 48.1% 9.2% 1.2x
50   Prairie Warbler 7.1% 44.7% 37.6% 6.3x
51   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 18.6% 44.2% 25.6% 2.4x
52   White-breasted Nuthatch 23.3% 43.8% 20.4% 1.9x
53   Yellow-breasted Chat 10.5% 41.8% 31.3% 4.0x
54   Hooded Warbler 10.6% 40.4% 29.8% 3.8x
55   Mallard 30.2% 39.4% 9.2% 1.3x
56   Field Sparrow 3.2% 35.1% 31.9% 10.9x
57   Pileated Woodpecker 19.1% 33.2% 14.0% 1.7x
58   American Redstart 22.4% 32.7% 10.3% 1.5x
59   Brown Thrasher 16.6% 30.8% 14.2% 1.9x
60   Cedar Waxwing 12.8% 26.9% 14.2% 2.1x
61   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 11.8% 26.4% 14.6% 2.2x
62   Killdeer 19.9% 24.0% 4.1% 1.2x
63   Wood Duck 12.5% 24.0% 11.5% 1.9x
64   Black-throated Blue Warbler 14.5% 23.1% 8.5% 1.6x
65   Song Sparrow 14.0% 20.2% 6.1% 1.4x
66   Green Heron 10.6% 19.7% 9.2% 1.9x
67   Black-and-white Warbler 15.4% 13.9% 1.5% 0.9x
68   Belted Kingfisher 12.0% 13.5% 1.5% 1.1x
69   Yellow-rumped Warbler 11.2% 13.5% 2.2% 1.2x
70   Tree Swallow 13.2% 12.5% 0.7% 0.9x
71   Hairy Woodpecker 8.3% 12.5% 4.2% 1.5x
72   Northern Flicker 9.2% 12.0% 2.8% 1.3x
73   Solitary Sandpiper 8.0% 10.6% 2.6% 1.3x
74   Louisiana Waterthrush 7.3% 10.1% 2.8% 1.4x
75   Scarlet Tanager 12.2% 9.6% 2.5% 0.8x
76   Chimney Swift 29.2% 8.7% 20.5% 0.3x
77   Wood Thrush 14.3% 8.7% 5.6% 0.6x
78   Yellow Warbler 7.9% 8.7% 0.8% 1.1x
79   Magnolia Warbler 3.6% 8.7% 5.1% 2.4x
80   Red-tailed Hawk 14.2% 8.2% 6.0% 0.6x
81   White-throated Sparrow 7.5% 8.2% 0.6% 1.1x
82   Spotted Sandpiper 16.4% 7.2% 9.2% 0.4x
83   Osprey 15.6% 6.2% 9.4% 0.4x
84   Blackpoll Warbler 7.5% 5.3% 2.2% 0.7x
85   Swainson's Thrush 6.5% 5.3% 1.2% 0.8x
86   warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.) 0.5% 5.3% 4.8% 11.4x
87   Cooper's Hawk 2.7% 4.8% 2.1% 1.8x
88   Pine Siskin 0.8% 4.8% 4.0% 6.0x
89   Barred Owl 8.2% 3.4% 4.8% 0.4x
90   House Sparrow 3.3% 3.4% 0.1% 1.0x
91   Swamp Sparrow 1.9% 3.4% 1.5% 1.8x
92   Northern Waterthrush 7.4% 2.9% 4.5% 0.4x
93   Wild Turkey 1.4% 2.9% 1.5% 2.0x
94   hawk sp. 0.5% 2.4% 1.9% 4.8x
95   Double-crested Cormorant 19.3% 1.9% 17.4% 0.1x
96   Prothonotary Warbler 16.7% 1.9% 14.8% 0.1x
97   Great Egret 2.4% 1.9% 0.4% 0.8x
98   Canada Warbler 0.4% 1.9% 1.5% 4.5x
99   Purple Martin 10.2% 1.4% 8.8% 0.1x
100   swallow sp. 1.2% 1.4% 0.3% 1.2x
101   duck sp. 0.5% 1.4% 0.9% 2.7x
102   Yellow-throated Vireo 6.5% 1.0% 5.5% 0.1x
103   Veery 3.6% 1.0% 2.6% 0.3x
104   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 2.4% 1.0% 1.4% 0.4x
105   Mississippi Kite 1.9% 1.0% 1.0% 0.5x
106   crow sp. 1.8% 1.0% 0.9% 0.5x
107   Lesser Yellowlegs 1.4% 1.0% 0.4% 0.7x
108   Savannah Sparrow 1.2% 1.0% 0.3% 0.8x
109   Baltimore Oriole 1.0% 1.0% 0.0% 1.0x
110   Willow Flycatcher 0.3% 1.0% 0.7% 3.5x
111   Catharus sp. 0.2% 1.0% 0.8% 6.0x
112   Cliff Swallow 5.6% 0.5% 5.1% 0.1x
113   Warbling Vireo 1.8% 0.5% 1.4% 0.3x
114   Chestnut-sided Warbler 1.6% 0.5% 1.1% 0.3x
115   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1.5% 0.5% 1.0% 0.3x
116   Worm-eating Warbler 1.2% 0.5% 0.7% 0.4x
117   Broad-winged Hawk 0.9% 0.5% 0.4% 0.5x
118   Cape May Warbler 0.8% 0.5% 0.3% 0.6x
119   Northern Bobwhite 0.3% 0.5% 0.1% 1.4x
120   Black-billed Cuckoo 0.3% 0.5% 0.2% 1.6x
121   Blue-winged Warbler 0.3% 0.5% 0.2% 1.7x
122   Empidonax sp. 0.3% 0.5% 0.2% 1.8x
123   Blackburnian Warbler 0.3% 0.5% 0.2% 1.8x
124   American Woodcock 0.1% 0.5% 0.4% 5.5x
125   Dark-eyed Junco 0.0% 0.5% 0.4% 12.0x
126   Lincoln's Sparrow 0.0% 0.5% 0.4% 15.0x
127   Sharp-shinned/Cooper's Hawk 0.0% 0.5% 0.5% 60.1x