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Top Birds at University Lake, Chapel Hill in January
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 20 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at University Lake, Chapel Hill in January. 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   Ring-billed Gull 30.3% 60.0% 29.7% 2.0x
2   Northern Cardinal 59.7% 50.0% 9.7% 0.8x
3   Carolina Wren 61.2% 45.0% 16.2% 0.7x
4   Carolina Chickadee 60.0% 45.0% 15.0% 0.8x
5   Tufted Titmouse 54.9% 45.0% 9.9% 0.8x
6   White-throated Sparrow 53.8% 45.0% 8.8% 0.8x
7   American Crow 52.6% 45.0% 7.6% 0.9x
8   Red-bellied Woodpecker 52.7% 40.0% 12.7% 0.8x
9   Turkey Vulture 35.0% 40.0% 5.0% 1.1x
10   Brown-headed Nuthatch 32.5% 40.0% 7.5% 1.2x
11   Great Blue Heron 39.8% 35.0% 4.8% 0.9x
12   Blue Jay 39.7% 35.0% 4.7% 0.9x
13   Dark-eyed Junco 31.7% 35.0% 3.3% 1.1x
14   Eastern Bluebird 43.5% 30.0% 13.5% 0.7x
15   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 42.7% 30.0% 12.7% 0.7x
16   Canada Goose 34.7% 30.0% 4.7% 0.9x
17   American Robin 33.0% 30.0% 3.0% 0.9x
18   Double-crested Cormorant 29.2% 30.0% 0.8% 1.0x
19   Northern Mockingbird 28.5% 30.0% 1.5% 1.1x
20   Downy Woodpecker 43.6% 25.0% 18.6% 0.6x
21   Mourning Dove 30.2% 25.0% 5.2% 0.8x
22   Bald Eagle 17.1% 25.0% 7.9% 1.5x
23   Yellow-rumped Warbler 34.0% 20.0% 14.0% 0.6x
24   Eastern Towhee 33.7% 20.0% 13.7% 0.6x
25   American Goldfinch 29.3% 20.0% 9.3% 0.7x
26   Northern Flicker 28.8% 20.0% 8.8% 0.7x
27   Golden-crowned Kinglet 27.7% 20.0% 7.7% 0.7x
28   House Finch 22.4% 20.0% 2.4% 0.9x
29   Chipping Sparrow 16.2% 20.0% 3.8% 1.2x
30   Pileated Woodpecker 13.1% 20.0% 6.9% 1.5x
31   White-breasted Nuthatch 31.1% 15.0% 16.1% 0.5x
32   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 24.7% 15.0% 9.7% 0.6x
33   Pine Warbler 22.1% 15.0% 7.1% 0.7x
34   Hermit Thrush 18.4% 15.0% 3.4% 0.8x
35   Pied-billed Grebe 16.8% 15.0% 1.8% 0.9x
36   Black Vulture 16.2% 15.0% 1.2% 0.9x
37   Red-tailed Hawk 15.6% 15.0% 0.6% 1.0x
38   Song Sparrow 50.5% 10.0% 40.5% 0.2x
39   Mallard 33.3% 10.0% 23.3% 0.3x
40   European Starling 16.1% 10.0% 6.1% 0.6x
41   Killdeer 15.4% 10.0% 5.4% 0.6x
42   Red-winged Blackbird 11.7% 10.0% 1.7% 0.9x
43   Hairy Woodpecker 10.4% 10.0% 0.4% 1.0x
44   Cedar Waxwing 7.0% 10.0% 3.0% 1.4x
45   Red-shouldered Hawk 26.2% 5.0% 21.2% 0.2x
46   Eastern Phoebe 23.3% 5.0% 18.3% 0.2x
47   Hooded Merganser 21.3% 5.0% 16.3% 0.2x
48   Belted Kingfisher 19.8% 5.0% 14.8% 0.3x
49   Brown Thrasher 15.8% 5.0% 10.8% 0.3x
50   Winter Wren 11.0% 5.0% 6.0% 0.5x
51   Fox Sparrow 7.1% 5.0% 2.1% 0.7x
52   Pine Siskin 5.0% 5.0% 0.0% 1.0x
53   Wood Duck 3.2% 5.0% 1.8% 1.6x