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Top Birds at Discovery Lake (Restricted Access) in February
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 37 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Discovery Lake (Restricted Access) during the month of February. 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   Ruddy Duck 15.8% 81.1% 65.2% 5.1x
2   Canada Goose 45.8% 75.7% 29.8% 1.7x
3   Song Sparrow 50.0% 54.1% 4.0% 1.1x
4   Dark-eyed Junco 26.5% 54.1% 27.5% 2.0x
5   Mallard 36.3% 51.4% 15.0% 1.4x
6   Double-crested Cormorant 30.1% 51.4% 21.2% 1.7x
7   Northern Cardinal 64.1% 48.6% 15.4% 0.8x
8   Eastern Bluebird 47.0% 48.6% 1.7% 1.0x
9   Carolina Chickadee 59.7% 45.9% 13.8% 0.8x
10   Northern Mockingbird 28.0% 45.9% 18.0% 1.6x
11   Carolina Wren 59.8% 40.5% 19.3% 0.7x
12   Tufted Titmouse 56.4% 40.5% 15.8% 0.7x
13   American Robin 42.2% 37.8% 4.4% 0.9x
14   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 36.5% 37.8% 1.3% 1.0x
15   American Crow 57.7% 35.1% 22.5% 0.6x
16   Brown-headed Nuthatch 31.1% 35.1% 4.1% 1.1x
17   Red-bellied Woodpecker 50.1% 29.7% 20.4% 0.6x
18   Yellow-rumped Warbler 34.8% 29.7% 5.1% 0.9x
19   House Finch 22.8% 29.7% 7.0% 1.3x
20   White-throated Sparrow 50.0% 27.0% 23.0% 0.5x
21   Mourning Dove 37.3% 27.0% 10.3% 0.7x
22   Hooded Merganser 18.8% 27.0% 8.2% 1.4x
23   Bufflehead 14.7% 27.0% 12.3% 1.8x
24   Turkey Vulture 39.6% 24.3% 15.3% 0.6x
25   Blue Jay 38.5% 21.6% 16.9% 0.6x
26   Pine Warbler 37.0% 21.6% 15.4% 0.6x
27   Belted Kingfisher 18.4% 21.6% 3.2% 1.2x
28   Chipping Sparrow 16.5% 21.6% 5.1% 1.3x
29   Great Blue Heron 38.1% 18.9% 19.1% 0.5x
30   Downy Woodpecker 40.7% 16.2% 24.5% 0.4x
31   Black Vulture 16.0% 16.2% 0.2% 1.0x
32   White-breasted Nuthatch 28.2% 13.5% 14.7% 0.5x
33   Red-tailed Hawk 17.5% 13.5% 4.0% 0.8x
34   Northern Shoveler 3.8% 13.5% 9.7% 3.6x
35   Eastern Towhee 35.5% 10.8% 24.7% 0.3x
36   Killdeer 19.5% 10.8% 8.7% 0.6x
37   European Starling 19.5% 10.8% 8.7% 0.6x
38   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 17.8% 10.8% 7.0% 0.6x
39   Eastern Phoebe 24.4% 8.1% 16.3% 0.3x
40   Golden-crowned Kinglet 21.7% 8.1% 13.6% 0.4x
41   American Goldfinch 21.2% 8.1% 13.1% 0.4x
42   Pied-billed Grebe 15.2% 8.1% 7.0% 0.5x
43   Red-winged Blackbird 14.9% 8.1% 6.8% 0.5x
44   Fish Crow 13.9% 8.1% 5.8% 0.6x
45   Brown Creeper 8.0% 8.1% 0.1% 1.0x
46   Red-breasted Nuthatch 2.5% 8.1% 5.6% 3.3x
47   Northern Flicker 25.1% 5.4% 19.6% 0.2x
48   Brown Thrasher 15.5% 5.4% 10.1% 0.3x
49   Bald Eagle 15.0% 5.4% 9.6% 0.4x
50   Swamp Sparrow 14.1% 5.4% 8.7% 0.4x
51   Common Grackle 11.4% 5.4% 6.0% 0.5x
52   Hairy Woodpecker 9.4% 5.4% 4.0% 0.6x
53   Cooper's Hawk 4.4% 5.4% 1.0% 1.2x
54   new world sparrow sp. 1.2% 5.4% 4.2% 4.4x
55   Red-shouldered Hawk 30.1% 2.7% 27.4% 0.1x
56   Ring-billed Gull 28.2% 2.7% 25.5% 0.1x
57   Ring-necked Duck 8.5% 2.7% 5.8% 0.3x
58   Wood Duck 7.9% 2.7% 5.2% 0.3x
59   Cedar Waxwing 5.2% 2.7% 2.4% 0.5x
60   Sharp-shinned Hawk 2.0% 2.7% 0.7% 1.4x
61   hawk sp. 0.5% 2.7% 2.2% 5.3x
62   Osprey 0.4% 2.7% 2.3% 6.0x
63   Sharp-shinned/Cooper's Hawk 0.2% 2.7% 2.5% 13.8x