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Top Birds at Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve in January
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 42 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve during the month of 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   White-throated Sparrow 52.8% 78.6% 25.8% 1.5x
2   Carolina Wren 60.9% 71.4% 10.5% 1.2x
3   Eastern Bluebird 42.5% 71.4% 29.0% 1.7x
4   Red-bellied Woodpecker 51.1% 69.0% 18.0% 1.4x
5   Northern Cardinal 59.1% 66.7% 7.5% 1.1x
6   Song Sparrow 49.6% 64.3% 14.7% 1.3x
7   American Robin 30.5% 64.3% 33.8% 2.1x
8   Carolina Chickadee 59.6% 57.1% 2.5% 1.0x
9   Tufted Titmouse 54.3% 54.8% 0.4% 1.0x
10   Downy Woodpecker 42.3% 52.4% 10.1% 1.2x
11   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 41.0% 50.0% 9.0% 1.2x
12   Eastern Towhee 32.7% 50.0% 17.3% 1.5x
13   American Goldfinch 27.5% 47.6% 20.1% 1.7x
14   Mallard 33.5% 45.2% 11.8% 1.4x
15   Mourning Dove 30.1% 45.2% 15.1% 1.5x
16   Northern Mockingbird 29.8% 45.2% 15.4% 1.5x
17   Pileated Woodpecker 12.2% 45.2% 33.1% 3.7x
18   Northern Flicker 27.9% 42.9% 15.0% 1.5x
19   Chipping Sparrow 16.1% 40.5% 24.4% 2.5x
20   American Crow 52.5% 38.1% 14.4% 0.7x
21   Brown Thrasher 16.2% 38.1% 21.9% 2.4x
22   Field Sparrow 13.6% 38.1% 24.5% 2.8x
23   Turkey Vulture 35.2% 35.7% 0.5% 1.0x
24   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 24.2% 35.7% 11.5% 1.5x
25   Golden-crowned Kinglet 25.8% 33.3% 7.5% 1.3x
26   Red-shouldered Hawk 25.0% 33.3% 8.4% 1.3x
27   Blue Jay 38.1% 31.0% 7.2% 0.8x
28   White-breasted Nuthatch 30.2% 31.0% 0.8% 1.0x
29   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.2% 28.6% 1.6% 0.9x
30   Swamp Sparrow 14.6% 28.6% 14.0% 2.0x
31   Palm Warbler 1.6% 28.6% 27.0% 18.0x
32   Canada Goose 35.1% 26.2% 8.9% 0.7x
33   Dark-eyed Junco 30.3% 26.2% 4.1% 0.9x
34   House Finch 21.1% 26.2% 5.1% 1.2x
35   Hermit Thrush 17.8% 26.2% 8.4% 1.5x
36   Eastern Phoebe 22.8% 21.4% 1.3% 0.9x
37   European Starling 16.8% 21.4% 4.6% 1.3x
38   Winter Wren 10.9% 21.4% 10.5% 2.0x
39   Pine Siskin 5.9% 21.4% 15.5% 3.6x
40   Common Grackle 4.3% 19.0% 14.7% 4.4x
41   Yellow-rumped Warbler 32.3% 16.7% 15.6% 0.5x
42   Red-winged Blackbird 10.7% 16.7% 6.0% 1.6x
43   Hairy Woodpecker 10.1% 16.7% 6.6% 1.7x
44   Fox Sparrow 6.3% 16.7% 10.3% 2.6x
45   Black Vulture 16.0% 14.3% 1.7% 0.9x
46   Savannah Sparrow 4.2% 14.3% 10.1% 3.4x
47   Pine Warbler 20.6% 11.9% 8.7% 0.6x
48   Rock Pigeon 7.1% 11.9% 4.8% 1.7x
49   Great Blue Heron 39.6% 9.5% 30.1% 0.2x
50   Red-tailed Hawk 15.9% 9.5% 6.4% 0.6x
51   Brown-headed Cowbird 4.7% 9.5% 4.9% 2.0x
52   Cooper's Hawk 3.9% 9.5% 5.6% 2.4x
53   Purple Finch 3.0% 9.5% 6.6% 3.2x
54   Double-crested Cormorant 27.8% 7.1% 20.6% 0.3x
55   Northern Pintail 0.5% 7.1% 6.6% 14.1x
56   Red Crossbill 0.3% 7.1% 6.9% 24.6x
57   Belted Kingfisher 20.0% 4.8% 15.3% 0.2x
58   Eastern Meadowlark 4.3% 4.8% 0.5% 1.1x
59   Red-breasted Nuthatch 3.3% 4.8% 1.5% 1.4x
60   Barred Owl 3.2% 4.8% 1.5% 1.5x
61   House Wren 1.2% 4.8% 3.5% 3.8x
62   American Woodcock 1.2% 4.8% 3.5% 3.9x
63   Great Horned Owl 1.1% 4.8% 3.7% 4.4x
64   Hooded Merganser 22.0% 2.4% 19.6% 0.1x
65   Killdeer 16.4% 2.4% 14.0% 0.1x
66   Cedar Waxwing 8.1% 2.4% 5.7% 0.3x
67   Wood Duck 3.3% 2.4% 0.9% 0.7x
68   Fish Crow 3.2% 2.4% 0.8% 0.8x
69   Rusty Blackbird 3.0% 2.4% 0.6% 0.8x
70   new world sparrow sp. 1.1% 2.4% 1.2% 2.1x
71   hawk sp. 0.6% 2.4% 1.8% 4.0x
72   Common Yellowthroat 0.5% 2.4% 1.9% 4.9x
73   woodpecker sp. 0.1% 2.4% 2.3% 20.9x