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

based on 15 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve 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   Eastern Bluebird 39.0% 100.0% 61.0% 2.6x
2   Carolina Wren 72.2% 93.3% 21.2% 1.3x
3   Mourning Dove 48.4% 93.3% 45.0% 1.9x
4   Blue Grosbeak 21.7% 93.3% 71.6% 4.3x
5   Northern Cardinal 65.9% 86.7% 20.7% 1.3x
6   American Goldfinch 58.3% 86.7% 28.4% 1.5x
7   American Robin 29.6% 86.7% 57.1% 2.9x
8   Carolina Chickadee 58.9% 80.0% 21.1% 1.4x
9   American Crow 52.9% 80.0% 27.1% 1.5x
10   Tufted Titmouse 52.8% 80.0% 27.2% 1.5x
11   Red-bellied Woodpecker 39.5% 80.0% 40.5% 2.0x
12   Northern Mockingbird 31.5% 80.0% 48.5% 2.5x
13   Indigo Bunting 28.6% 80.0% 51.4% 2.8x
14   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 42.1% 73.3% 31.3% 1.7x
15   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 34.6% 73.3% 38.7% 2.1x
16   Chimney Swift 18.3% 73.3% 55.1% 4.0x
17   House Finch 19.6% 66.7% 47.1% 3.4x
18   Blue Jay 36.7% 60.0% 23.3% 1.6x
19   Summer Tanager 15.1% 60.0% 44.9% 4.0x
20   Pileated Woodpecker 14.5% 60.0% 45.5% 4.1x
21   Barn Swallow 11.9% 60.0% 48.1% 5.1x
22   Downy Woodpecker 39.8% 53.3% 13.5% 1.3x
23   Chipping Sparrow 17.7% 53.3% 35.6% 3.0x
24   Great Crested Flycatcher 17.4% 53.3% 35.9% 3.1x
25   Common Grackle 9.6% 53.3% 43.7% 5.6x
26   Eastern Phoebe 19.6% 46.7% 27.0% 2.4x
27   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 16.6% 46.7% 30.0% 2.8x
28   Turkey Vulture 31.9% 40.0% 8.1% 1.3x
29   Gray Catbird 27.2% 40.0% 12.8% 1.5x
30   White-eyed Vireo 20.4% 40.0% 19.6% 2.0x
31   Brown Thrasher 14.9% 40.0% 25.1% 2.7x
32   Acadian Flycatcher 9.3% 40.0% 30.7% 4.3x
33   Brown-headed Cowbird 5.8% 40.0% 34.2% 6.9x
34   Cliff Swallow 0.8% 40.0% 39.2% 50.2x
35   White-breasted Nuthatch 27.3% 33.3% 6.0% 1.2x
36   Brown-headed Nuthatch 25.0% 33.3% 8.3% 1.3x
37   Red-tailed Hawk 10.5% 33.3% 22.8% 3.2x
38   Great Blue Heron 45.5% 26.7% 18.8% 0.6x
39   Red-shouldered Hawk 23.9% 26.7% 2.8% 1.1x
40   Red-eyed Vireo 21.8% 26.7% 4.9% 1.2x
41   Eastern Kingbird 13.9% 26.7% 12.8% 1.9x
42   Rock Pigeon 6.0% 26.7% 20.6% 4.4x
43   Eastern Towhee 26.1% 20.0% 6.1% 0.8x
44   Canada Goose 24.6% 20.0% 4.6% 0.8x
45   Belted Kingfisher 20.9% 20.0% 0.9% 1.0x
46   Pine Warbler 15.6% 20.0% 4.4% 1.3x
47   Black Vulture 15.5% 20.0% 4.5% 1.3x
48   Wood Duck 11.0% 20.0% 9.0% 1.8x
49   Prairie Warbler 3.1% 20.0% 16.9% 6.5x
50   Great Egret 31.9% 13.3% 18.6% 0.4x
51   European Starling 10.7% 13.3% 2.7% 1.2x
52   Hairy Woodpecker 7.8% 13.3% 5.6% 1.7x
53   Northern Parula 6.9% 13.3% 6.4% 1.9x
54   House Wren 5.0% 13.3% 8.4% 2.7x
55   Cooper's Hawk 4.6% 13.3% 8.7% 2.9x
56   Barred Owl 3.9% 13.3% 9.4% 3.4x
57   Purple Martin 2.6% 13.3% 10.7% 5.1x
58   Yellow-throated Warbler 1.9% 13.3% 11.4% 7.0x
59   Fish Crow 26.4% 6.7% 19.7% 0.3x
60   Killdeer 20.7% 6.7% 14.0% 0.3x
61   Osprey 19.8% 6.7% 13.2% 0.3x
62   Mallard 17.8% 6.7% 11.1% 0.4x
63   Common Yellowthroat 12.4% 6.7% 5.7% 0.5x
64   Northern Flicker 9.7% 6.7% 3.0% 0.7x
65   Eastern Meadowlark 2.0% 6.7% 4.7% 3.4x
66   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 0.9% 6.7% 5.7% 7.2x
67   swallow sp. 0.8% 6.7% 5.9% 8.4x
68   Common Raven 0.2% 6.7% 6.5% 31.4x