Bird Finder

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

based on 6 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Hoffman Lake in 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 79.8% 100.0% 20.2% 1.3x
2   Carolina Wren 70.6% 100.0% 29.4% 1.4x
3   Mallard 28.9% 100.0% 71.1% 3.5x
4   American Crow 56.9% 83.3% 26.5% 1.5x
5   Canada Goose 41.6% 83.3% 41.7% 2.0x
6   Chipping Sparrow 38.1% 83.3% 45.3% 2.2x
7   Tufted Titmouse 64.7% 66.7% 2.0% 1.0x
8   Red-bellied Woodpecker 54.3% 66.7% 12.4% 1.2x
9   Great Blue Heron 46.4% 66.7% 20.3% 1.4x
10   American Goldfinch 44.5% 66.7% 22.1% 1.5x
11   American Robin 38.5% 66.7% 28.2% 1.7x
12   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 31.9% 66.7% 34.7% 2.1x
13   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.4% 66.7% 36.2% 2.2x
14   Carolina Chickadee 60.2% 50.0% 10.2% 0.8x
15   Eastern Bluebird 49.6% 50.0% 0.4% 1.0x
16   Blue Jay 43.3% 50.0% 6.7% 1.2x
17   Downy Woodpecker 39.9% 50.0% 10.1% 1.3x
18   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.3% 50.0% 14.7% 1.4x
19   Fish Crow 33.3% 50.0% 16.7% 1.5x
20   Northern Mockingbird 30.9% 50.0% 19.1% 1.6x
21   Gray Catbird 30.9% 50.0% 19.1% 1.6x
22   House Finch 27.9% 50.0% 22.1% 1.8x
23   Eastern Kingbird 26.5% 50.0% 23.5% 1.9x
24   European Starling 22.3% 50.0% 27.7% 2.2x
25   Song Sparrow 14.8% 50.0% 35.2% 3.4x
26   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 56.8% 33.3% 23.5% 0.6x
27   Mourning Dove 48.5% 33.3% 15.2% 0.7x
28   Great Crested Flycatcher 48.3% 33.3% 15.0% 0.7x
29   Eastern Towhee 37.5% 33.3% 4.1% 0.9x
30   Common Grackle 35.6% 33.3% 2.3% 0.9x
31   Eastern Phoebe 34.4% 33.3% 1.0% 1.0x
32   White-breasted Nuthatch 23.7% 33.3% 9.6% 1.4x
33   Brown Thrasher 17.4% 33.3% 16.0% 1.9x
34   Red-eyed Vireo 51.5% 16.7% 34.8% 0.3x
35   Pine Warbler 40.0% 16.7% 23.4% 0.4x
36   Turkey Vulture 39.7% 16.7% 23.1% 0.4x
37   Northern Parula 36.4% 16.7% 19.7% 0.5x
38   Red-shouldered Hawk 31.6% 16.7% 14.9% 0.5x
39   Barn Swallow 30.5% 16.7% 13.8% 0.5x
40   Chimney Swift 28.6% 16.7% 11.9% 0.6x
41   Killdeer 19.9% 16.7% 3.3% 0.8x
42   Pileated Woodpecker 19.2% 16.7% 2.5% 0.9x
43   Spotted Sandpiper 16.3% 16.7% 0.3% 1.0x
44   Tree Swallow 14.5% 16.7% 2.2% 1.2x
45   Red-tailed Hawk 13.3% 16.7% 3.3% 1.3x
46   Red-headed Woodpecker 10.7% 16.7% 5.9% 1.6x
47   Bald Eagle 10.3% 16.7% 6.4% 1.6x
48   Northern Flicker 8.8% 16.7% 7.9% 1.9x
49   House Sparrow 3.7% 16.7% 13.0% 4.5x
50   Cooper's Hawk 2.8% 16.7% 13.9% 6.0x
51   Great Egret 2.2% 16.7% 14.4% 7.5x