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Top Birds at Lake Benson in March
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 61 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Lake Benson during the month of March. 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 74.9% 90.2% 15.2% 1.2x
2   Tufted Titmouse 65.8% 90.2% 24.4% 1.4x
3   Carolina Chickadee 68.3% 88.5% 20.2% 1.3x
4   Pine Warbler 50.1% 85.2% 35.1% 1.7x
5   Carolina Wren 66.8% 83.6% 16.8% 1.3x
6   Red-bellied Woodpecker 55.5% 80.3% 24.8% 1.4x
7   Eastern Bluebird 50.3% 80.3% 30.1% 1.6x
8   Double-crested Cormorant 33.7% 80.3% 46.7% 2.4x
9   American Robin 52.8% 78.7% 25.9% 1.5x
10   Brown-headed Nuthatch 34.0% 78.7% 44.7% 2.3x
11   Canada Goose 50.7% 77.0% 26.3% 1.5x
12   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 41.7% 77.0% 35.4% 1.8x
13   American Crow 58.6% 75.4% 16.8% 1.3x
14   Chipping Sparrow 30.9% 75.4% 44.5% 2.4x
15   Yellow-rumped Warbler 44.4% 72.1% 27.7% 1.6x
16   Great Blue Heron 44.2% 65.6% 21.4% 1.5x
17   Ruddy Duck 13.5% 65.6% 52.1% 4.9x
18   Dark-eyed Junco 24.1% 63.9% 39.8% 2.7x
19   White-throated Sparrow 53.9% 59.0% 5.2% 1.1x
20   Fish Crow 35.7% 59.0% 23.4% 1.7x
21   Eastern Phoebe 40.8% 55.7% 14.9% 1.4x
22   Mallard 38.2% 55.7% 17.5% 1.5x
23   American Coot 4.0% 55.7% 51.7% 13.8x
24   Pied-billed Grebe 13.7% 54.1% 40.4% 3.9x
25   Downy Woodpecker 46.3% 52.5% 6.1% 1.1x
26   Eastern Towhee 43.2% 50.8% 7.6% 1.2x
27   Red-shouldered Hawk 34.5% 49.2% 14.7% 1.4x
28   Blue Jay 45.1% 47.5% 2.4% 1.1x
29   Song Sparrow 48.9% 45.9% 3.0% 0.9x
30   White-breasted Nuthatch 25.4% 45.9% 20.5% 1.8x
31   Turkey Vulture 45.9% 44.3% 1.6% 1.0x
32   American Goldfinch 31.2% 44.3% 13.1% 1.4x
33   Northern Mockingbird 29.7% 44.3% 14.6% 1.5x
34   Brown Thrasher 21.1% 44.3% 23.1% 2.1x
35   Northern Flicker 27.5% 42.6% 15.1% 1.5x
36   Brown-headed Cowbird 15.5% 41.0% 25.5% 2.6x
37   Golden-crowned Kinglet 17.9% 39.3% 21.4% 2.2x
38   Wood Duck 15.3% 37.7% 22.4% 2.5x
39   European Starling 20.0% 36.1% 16.1% 1.8x
40   Mute Swan 0.8% 36.1% 35.2% 44.2x
41   Killdeer 17.1% 32.8% 15.7% 1.9x
42   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 14.7% 31.1% 16.5% 2.1x
43   Hermit Thrush 15.0% 29.5% 14.5% 2.0x
44   Ring-necked Duck 5.0% 29.5% 24.5% 5.9x
45   Rusty Blackbird 3.2% 29.5% 26.3% 9.2x
46   Red-winged Blackbird 21.4% 27.9% 6.5% 1.3x
47   Mourning Dove 41.2% 26.2% 15.0% 0.6x
48   House Finch 25.1% 26.2% 1.1% 1.0x
49   Ring-billed Gull 17.9% 26.2% 8.4% 1.5x
50   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 13.7% 26.2% 12.6% 1.9x
51   Osprey 14.5% 24.6% 10.1% 1.7x
52   Yellow-throated Warbler 7.3% 24.6% 17.3% 3.4x
53   Bufflehead 11.8% 23.0% 11.1% 1.9x
54   Bald Eagle 15.1% 21.3% 6.2% 1.4x
55   Belted Kingfisher 22.1% 18.0% 4.1% 0.8x
56   Common Grackle 18.3% 18.0% 0.2% 1.0x
57   Tree Swallow 7.7% 18.0% 10.3% 2.3x
58   Brown Creeper 6.7% 16.4% 9.7% 2.4x
59   Green-winged Teal 2.9% 16.4% 13.5% 5.6x
60   Red-tailed Hawk 15.6% 14.8% 0.9% 0.9x
61   Hooded Merganser 9.8% 14.8% 5.0% 1.5x
62   Cooper's Hawk 4.9% 14.8% 9.9% 3.0x
63   Pileated Woodpecker 17.3% 13.1% 4.2% 0.8x
64   Swamp Sparrow 16.2% 11.5% 4.7% 0.7x
65   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 12.6% 11.5% 1.2% 0.9x
66   Pine Siskin 5.6% 11.5% 5.9% 2.1x
67   House Sparrow 1.9% 11.5% 9.6% 6.0x
68   Lesser Scaup 4.2% 9.8% 5.6% 2.3x
69   Northern Shoveler 2.6% 9.8% 7.2% 3.7x
70   Black-and-white Warbler 2.6% 9.8% 7.3% 3.8x
71   Gadwall 2.3% 9.8% 7.5% 4.2x
72   Hairy Woodpecker 9.7% 8.2% 1.5% 0.8x
73   Common Yellowthroat 5.9% 8.2% 2.3% 1.4x
74   Horned Grebe 2.6% 8.2% 5.6% 3.1x
75   Black Vulture 17.9% 6.6% 11.3% 0.4x
76   Cedar Waxwing 3.8% 6.6% 2.7% 1.7x
77   Wilson's Snipe 3.6% 6.6% 3.0% 1.8x
78   Winter Wren 8.6% 4.9% 3.7% 0.6x
79   Blue-headed Vireo 1.7% 4.9% 3.2% 2.9x
80   American Wigeon 0.6% 4.9% 4.3% 7.7x
81   Barred Owl 7.2% 3.3% 3.9% 0.5x
82   Red-breasted Merganser 2.3% 3.3% 1.0% 1.4x
83   Palm Warbler 2.1% 3.3% 1.2% 1.5x
84   Great Egret 2.1% 3.3% 1.2% 1.6x
85   Purple Finch 1.7% 3.3% 1.6% 1.9x
86   Orange-crowned Warbler 0.5% 3.3% 2.8% 6.5x
87   Bonaparte's Gull 6.6% 1.6% 5.0% 0.2x
88   Eastern Meadowlark 4.9% 1.6% 3.3% 0.3x
89   Louisiana Waterthrush 3.8% 1.6% 2.1% 0.4x
90   Northern Parula 3.7% 1.6% 2.0% 0.4x
91   White-eyed Vireo 3.5% 1.6% 1.9% 0.5x
92   Purple Martin 2.8% 1.6% 1.2% 0.6x
93   Fox Sparrow 2.4% 1.6% 0.7% 0.7x
94   Blue-winged Teal 1.6% 1.6% 0.1% 1.0x
95   Greater Scaup 1.2% 1.6% 0.4% 1.4x
96   Greater/Lesser Scaup 1.0% 1.6% 0.6% 1.6x
97   American Black Duck 0.3% 1.6% 1.4% 6.5x
98   Domestic goose sp. (Domestic type) 0.2% 1.6% 1.5% 10.5x