Bird Finder

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

based on 4 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Heritage Lake 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   Eastern Bluebird 49.4% 75.0% 25.6% 1.5x
2   Canada Goose 42.3% 75.0% 32.7% 1.8x
3   Chipping Sparrow 37.2% 75.0% 37.8% 2.0x
4   Fish Crow 33.2% 75.0% 41.8% 2.3x
5   Mallard 30.4% 75.0% 44.6% 2.5x
6   Northern Cardinal 79.4% 50.0% 29.4% 0.6x
7   Carolina Wren 70.0% 50.0% 20.0% 0.7x
8   Tufted Titmouse 64.7% 50.0% 14.7% 0.8x
9   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 56.4% 50.0% 6.4% 0.9x
10   Great Crested Flycatcher 48.0% 50.0% 2.0% 1.0x
11   American Goldfinch 43.5% 50.0% 6.5% 1.1x
12   Downy Woodpecker 39.2% 50.0% 10.8% 1.3x
13   Pine Warbler 39.0% 50.0% 11.0% 1.3x
14   American Robin 38.0% 50.0% 12.0% 1.3x
15   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.6% 50.0% 19.4% 1.6x
16   Carolina Chickadee 60.5% 25.0% 35.5% 0.4x
17   Red-bellied Woodpecker 55.2% 25.0% 30.2% 0.5x
18   Great Blue Heron 48.0% 25.0% 23.0% 0.5x
19   Eastern Phoebe 34.0% 25.0% 9.0% 0.7x
20   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 33.3% 25.0% 8.3% 0.8x
21   Gray Catbird 31.3% 25.0% 6.3% 0.8x
22   House Finch 27.2% 25.0% 2.2% 0.9x
23   Eastern Kingbird 26.4% 25.0% 1.4% 0.9x
24   Double-crested Cormorant 19.0% 25.0% 6.0% 1.3x
25   Osprey 15.5% 25.0% 9.5% 1.6x
26   Song Sparrow 14.1% 25.0% 10.9% 1.8x
27   Yellow-rumped Warbler 11.3% 25.0% 13.7% 2.2x
28   Green Heron 10.7% 25.0% 14.3% 2.3x
29   Bald Eagle 10.4% 25.0% 14.6% 2.4x
30   House Wren 9.2% 25.0% 15.8% 2.7x