Bird Finder

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

based on 164 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Lake Betz during the month of August. 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   Mourning Dove 47.3% 87.2% 39.9% 1.8x
2   Green Heron 15.0% 86.0% 71.0% 5.7x
3   Red-headed Woodpecker 9.0% 81.7% 72.7% 9.1x
4   Northern Mockingbird 30.2% 80.5% 50.3% 2.7x
5   Carolina Wren 72.3% 70.1% 2.2% 1.0x
6   Great Blue Heron 44.8% 67.7% 22.9% 1.5x
7   American Goldfinch 58.3% 60.4% 2.1% 1.0x
8   Wood Duck 9.6% 59.1% 49.6% 6.2x
9   Northern Cardinal 66.3% 54.3% 12.1% 0.8x
10   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 41.8% 53.7% 11.8% 1.3x
11   Fish Crow 25.5% 53.7% 28.1% 2.1x
12   Carolina Chickadee 59.2% 53.0% 6.1% 0.9x
13   Blue Jay 36.4% 48.8% 12.4% 1.3x
14   American Crow 53.1% 48.2% 4.9% 0.9x
15   Eastern Bluebird 39.0% 45.1% 6.1% 1.2x
16   Blue Grosbeak 21.3% 42.7% 21.4% 2.0x
17   Eastern Phoebe 19.0% 42.7% 23.6% 2.2x
18   Belted Kingfisher 20.3% 42.1% 21.8% 2.1x
19   Common Grackle 8.8% 40.9% 32.1% 4.7x
20   Northern Flicker 8.8% 40.9% 32.1% 4.7x
21   Tufted Titmouse 53.4% 37.8% 15.6% 0.7x
22   Downy Woodpecker 40.0% 37.2% 2.8% 0.9x
23   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 34.6% 37.2% 2.6% 1.1x
24   Canada Goose 24.2% 37.2% 13.0% 1.5x
25   Eastern Kingbird 13.2% 37.2% 24.0% 2.8x
26   Red-bellied Woodpecker 39.8% 34.1% 5.7% 0.9x
27   Indigo Bunting 28.5% 34.1% 5.6% 1.2x
28   Mallard 17.2% 34.1% 16.9% 2.0x
29   Brown-headed Nuthatch 24.9% 30.5% 5.6% 1.2x
30   House Finch 19.5% 29.3% 9.8% 1.5x
31   American Robin 29.8% 28.7% 1.1% 1.0x
32   Osprey 19.6% 28.0% 8.5% 1.4x
33   Turkey Vulture 32.1% 27.4% 4.6% 0.9x
34   Great Egret 32.1% 24.4% 7.7% 0.8x
35   Red-shouldered Hawk 23.9% 23.2% 0.7% 1.0x
36   Barn Swallow 11.7% 23.2% 11.5% 2.0x
37   Pileated Woodpecker 14.4% 22.0% 7.6% 1.5x
38   Song Sparrow 9.9% 20.1% 10.2% 2.0x
39   Brown Thrasher 14.9% 18.3% 3.4% 1.2x
40   Red-winged Blackbird 6.0% 18.3% 12.3% 3.0x
41   Purple Martin 2.2% 17.7% 15.5% 8.1x
42   Chipping Sparrow 17.9% 14.6% 3.3% 0.8x
43   Little Blue Heron 4.8% 14.0% 9.3% 2.9x
44   Great Crested Flycatcher 17.6% 13.4% 4.2% 0.8x
45   Summer Tanager 15.3% 12.8% 2.5% 0.8x
46   White-breasted Nuthatch 27.8% 12.2% 15.6% 0.4x
47   Black Vulture 15.6% 11.6% 4.0% 0.7x
48   European Starling 10.7% 11.0% 0.3% 1.0x
49   Pine Warbler 15.8% 10.4% 5.4% 0.7x
50   Hairy Woodpecker 7.7% 9.8% 2.0% 1.3x
51   White-eyed Vireo 20.8% 9.1% 11.6% 0.4x
52   Red-tailed Hawk 10.6% 9.1% 1.5% 0.9x
53   Double-crested Cormorant 16.9% 8.5% 8.3% 0.5x
54   Gray Catbird 27.8% 7.9% 19.9% 0.3x
55   Eastern Towhee 26.7% 6.7% 20.0% 0.3x
56   Mallard (Domestic type) 4.0% 6.7% 2.7% 1.7x
57   Yellow Warbler 2.4% 6.7% 4.3% 2.8x
58   Killdeer 21.1% 6.1% 15.0% 0.3x
59   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 0.8% 6.1% 5.3% 7.8x
60   Orchard Oriole 2.0% 5.5% 3.5% 2.7x
61   Red-eyed Vireo 22.3% 4.9% 17.4% 0.2x
62   Chimney Swift 18.8% 4.9% 13.9% 0.3x
63   Common Yellowthroat 12.6% 4.9% 7.7% 0.4x
64   Spotted Sandpiper 10.2% 4.9% 5.3% 0.5x
65   Brown-headed Cowbird 5.9% 4.9% 1.0% 0.8x
66   Eastern Wood-Pewee 19.7% 4.3% 15.5% 0.2x
67   Bald Eagle 8.1% 4.3% 3.8% 0.5x
68   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 17.1% 3.7% 13.4% 0.2x
69   House Wren 5.0% 3.7% 1.4% 0.7x
70   Yellow-throated Vireo 3.6% 2.4% 1.1% 0.7x
71   Tree Swallow 0.4% 2.4% 2.0% 5.8x
72   Solitary Sandpiper 5.9% 1.8% 4.1% 0.3x
73   Snowy Egret 2.7% 1.8% 0.8% 0.7x
74   crow sp. 1.8% 1.8% 0.0% 1.0x
75   duck sp. 0.3% 1.8% 1.5% 5.6x
76   Acadian Flycatcher 9.7% 1.2% 8.5% 0.1x
77   Northern Parula 7.1% 1.2% 5.9% 0.2x
78   American Redstart 6.0% 1.2% 4.8% 0.2x
79   Field Sparrow 3.1% 1.2% 1.9% 0.4x
80   Scarlet Tanager 1.5% 1.2% 0.3% 0.8x
81   Cedar Waxwing 1.3% 1.2% 0.1% 0.9x
82   Cliff Swallow 0.9% 1.2% 0.3% 1.4x
83   swallow sp. 0.8% 1.2% 0.4% 1.5x
84   Empidonax sp. 0.7% 1.2% 0.5% 1.8x
85   Budgerigar (Domestic type) 0% 1.2% 1.2%
86   Rock Pigeon 6.3% 0.6% 5.6% 0.1x
87   Black-and-white Warbler 5.0% 0.6% 4.4% 0.1x
88   Cooper's Hawk 4.8% 0.6% 4.2% 0.1x
89   Prairie Warbler 3.2% 0.6% 2.6% 0.2x
90   Anhinga 1.8% 0.6% 1.2% 0.3x
91   hawk sp. 0.5% 0.6% 0.1% 1.1x
92   sparrow sp. 0.3% 0.6% 0.4% 2.4x
93   American Black Duck 0.1% 0.6% 0.5% 4.2x
94   Alder/Willow Flycatcher (Traill's Flycatcher) 0.1% 0.6% 0.5% 8.4x
95   heron sp. 0.0% 0.6% 0.6% 33.5x