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

based on 33 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve during the month of February. 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 63.9% 87.9% 24.0% 1.4x
2   Eastern Bluebird 46.9% 78.8% 31.9% 1.7x
3   Carolina Wren 59.7% 72.7% 13.0% 1.2x
4   White-throated Sparrow 49.8% 72.7% 22.9% 1.5x
5   Tufted Titmouse 56.2% 69.7% 13.5% 1.2x
6   Red-bellied Woodpecker 49.9% 69.7% 19.8% 1.4x
7   Carolina Chickadee 59.6% 66.7% 7.0% 1.1x
8   American Robin 42.1% 66.7% 24.6% 1.6x
9   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 36.4% 66.7% 30.2% 1.8x
10   Song Sparrow 50.0% 60.6% 10.6% 1.2x
11   Mourning Dove 37.2% 57.6% 20.4% 1.5x
12   Chipping Sparrow 16.3% 57.6% 41.2% 3.5x
13   American Crow 57.6% 54.5% 3.0% 0.9x
14   Downy Woodpecker 40.5% 54.5% 14.0% 1.3x
15   Northern Mockingbird 28.0% 54.5% 26.6% 2.0x
16   Pileated Woodpecker 11.8% 54.5% 42.7% 4.6x
17   Turkey Vulture 39.5% 51.5% 12.0% 1.3x
18   Pine Warbler 36.9% 51.5% 14.6% 1.4x
19   Mallard 36.3% 48.5% 12.1% 1.3x
20   Eastern Towhee 35.3% 48.5% 13.2% 1.4x
21   Field Sparrow 12.9% 48.5% 35.5% 3.7x
22   Red-shouldered Hawk 30.0% 45.5% 15.5% 1.5x
23   American Goldfinch 21.1% 45.5% 24.4% 2.2x
24   White-breasted Nuthatch 28.1% 42.4% 14.3% 1.5x
25   Golden-crowned Kinglet 21.6% 42.4% 20.8% 2.0x
26   Brown Thrasher 15.4% 42.4% 27.0% 2.8x
27   Canada Goose 46.0% 39.4% 6.6% 0.9x
28   Brown-headed Nuthatch 31.1% 36.4% 5.3% 1.2x
29   Dark-eyed Junco 26.6% 36.4% 9.7% 1.4x
30   Northern Flicker 24.9% 36.4% 11.4% 1.5x
31   Blue Jay 38.5% 33.3% 5.1% 0.9x
32   Yellow-rumped Warbler 34.8% 33.3% 1.4% 1.0x
33   Great Blue Heron 38.0% 30.3% 7.7% 0.8x
34   House Finch 22.8% 24.2% 1.4% 1.1x
35   Red-tailed Hawk 17.4% 24.2% 6.8% 1.4x
36   Hermit Thrush 14.0% 24.2% 10.3% 1.7x
37   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 17.8% 21.2% 3.5% 1.2x
38   Black Vulture 16.0% 21.2% 5.2% 1.3x
39   Red-winged Blackbird 14.9% 21.2% 6.3% 1.4x
40   Winter Wren 8.7% 21.2% 12.5% 2.4x
41   Palm Warbler 1.4% 21.2% 19.8% 14.7x
42   Eastern Phoebe 24.4% 18.2% 6.2% 0.7x
43   European Starling 19.5% 18.2% 1.3% 0.9x
44   Wood Duck 7.8% 18.2% 10.4% 2.3x
45   Savannah Sparrow 3.4% 18.2% 14.8% 5.4x
46   Swamp Sparrow 14.1% 15.2% 1.1% 1.1x
47   Brown Creeper 8.0% 15.2% 7.2% 1.9x
48   Belted Kingfisher 18.5% 12.1% 6.4% 0.7x
49   Fish Crow 13.9% 12.1% 1.8% 0.9x
50   Fox Sparrow 4.6% 12.1% 7.6% 2.7x
51   Pine Siskin 4.5% 12.1% 7.7% 2.7x
52   Purple Finch 2.2% 12.1% 9.9% 5.5x
53   Northern Pintail 0.3% 12.1% 11.8% 35.1x
54   Common Grackle 11.3% 9.1% 2.3% 0.8x
55   Hairy Woodpecker 9.4% 9.1% 0.3% 1.0x
56   Barred Owl 5.6% 9.1% 3.5% 1.6x
57   American Woodcock 2.9% 9.1% 6.2% 3.1x
58   Sharp-shinned Hawk 1.9% 9.1% 7.1% 4.7x
59   American Wigeon 0.6% 9.1% 8.5% 14.6x
60   Bald Eagle 15.0% 6.1% 8.9% 0.4x
61   Rock Pigeon 6.6% 6.1% 0.6% 0.9x
62   Brown-headed Cowbird 5.9% 6.1% 0.2% 1.0x
63   Cedar Waxwing 5.1% 6.1% 0.9% 1.2x
64   Cooper's Hawk 4.4% 6.1% 1.6% 1.4x
65   Red-breasted Nuthatch 2.5% 6.1% 3.6% 2.4x
66   Ring-billed Gull 28.2% 3.0% 25.1% 0.1x
67   Killdeer 19.6% 3.0% 16.5% 0.2x
68   Hooded Merganser 18.9% 3.0% 15.9% 0.2x
69   American Kestrel 4.8% 3.0% 1.8% 0.6x
70   Wilson's Snipe 2.9% 3.0% 0.2% 1.1x
71   Rusty Blackbird 2.6% 3.0% 0.4% 1.2x
72   new world sparrow sp. 1.2% 3.0% 1.8% 2.5x
73   House Wren 1.0% 3.0% 2.0% 3.1x
74   duck sp. 1.0% 3.0% 2.1% 3.1x
75   Great Horned Owl 0.9% 3.0% 2.1% 3.2x
76   American Black Duck 0.9% 3.0% 2.1% 3.2x
77   crow sp. 0.9% 3.0% 2.2% 3.6x
78   Orange-crowned Warbler 0.8% 3.0% 2.2% 3.7x
79   Osprey 0.4% 3.0% 2.6% 6.7x
80   Downy/Hairy Woodpecker 0.4% 3.0% 2.6% 6.9x