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Top Birds at Town Lake Park in October
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 32 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Town Lake Park during the month of October. 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   Blue Jay 70.7% 87.5% 16.8% 1.2x
2   American Crow 68.3% 87.5% 19.2% 1.3x
3   Carolina Wren 75.2% 81.2% 6.0% 1.1x
4   Carolina Chickadee 71.0% 75.0% 4.0% 1.1x
5   Red-bellied Woodpecker 68.9% 75.0% 6.1% 1.1x
6   Northern Flicker 54.8% 75.0% 20.2% 1.4x
7   Eastern Phoebe 53.8% 75.0% 21.2% 1.4x
8   Tufted Titmouse 65.3% 68.8% 3.4% 1.1x
9   Great Blue Heron 42.8% 68.8% 26.0% 1.6x
10   Northern Cardinal 72.3% 65.6% 6.6% 0.9x
11   Northern Mockingbird 42.8% 53.1% 10.3% 1.2x
12   Turkey Vulture 43.7% 50.0% 6.3% 1.1x
13   House Finch 29.0% 50.0% 21.0% 1.7x
14   Belted Kingfisher 29.8% 46.9% 17.1% 1.6x
15   Downy Woodpecker 57.6% 43.8% 13.8% 0.8x
16   Eastern Bluebird 53.8% 43.8% 10.0% 0.8x
17   Red-shouldered Hawk 35.4% 40.6% 5.3% 1.1x
18   White-throated Sparrow 23.9% 37.5% 13.6% 1.6x
19   Brown-headed Nuthatch 37.0% 34.4% 2.6% 0.9x
20   Pileated Woodpecker 22.1% 34.4% 12.3% 1.6x
21   Yellow-rumped Warbler 32.8% 28.1% 4.7% 0.9x
22   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 32.6% 28.1% 4.5% 0.9x
23   Black Vulture 21.7% 28.1% 6.4% 1.3x
24   Great Egret 15.6% 28.1% 12.5% 1.8x
25   White-breasted Nuthatch 35.5% 25.0% 10.5% 0.7x
26   Song Sparrow 34.8% 25.0% 9.8% 0.7x
27   American Goldfinch 33.5% 25.0% 8.5% 0.7x
28   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 18.6% 25.0% 6.4% 1.3x
29   Brown Thrasher 32.5% 21.9% 10.6% 0.7x
30   Hairy Woodpecker 15.1% 21.9% 6.8% 1.5x
31   American Robin 35.8% 18.8% 17.1% 0.5x
32   Pine Warbler 35.2% 18.8% 16.5% 0.5x
33   Canada Goose 26.0% 18.8% 7.2% 0.7x
34   Muscovy Duck 1.7% 18.8% 17.0% 10.7x
35   Ring-necked Duck 0.8% 18.8% 17.9% 22.9x
36   Killdeer 23.4% 15.6% 7.8% 0.7x
37   Northern Parula 21.5% 12.5% 9.0% 0.6x
38   Fish Crow 17.6% 12.5% 5.1% 0.7x
39   Golden-crowned Kinglet 15.0% 12.5% 2.5% 0.8x
40   Gray Catbird 28.6% 9.4% 19.2% 0.3x
41   Chipping Sparrow 22.7% 9.4% 13.4% 0.4x
42   Red-tailed Hawk 12.4% 9.4% 3.0% 0.8x
43   Bald Eagle 15.2% 6.2% 9.0% 0.4x
44   Cape May Warbler 13.0% 6.2% 6.7% 0.5x
45   Swamp Sparrow 9.9% 6.2% 3.6% 0.6x
46   Red-winged Blackbird 7.9% 6.2% 1.6% 0.8x
47   Winter Wren 5.1% 6.2% 1.2% 1.2x
48   Common Raven 0.6% 6.2% 5.7% 10.6x
49   Mourning Dove 28.4% 3.1% 25.3% 0.1x
50   Common Yellowthroat 18.3% 3.1% 15.2% 0.2x
51   American Redstart 16.2% 3.1% 13.1% 0.2x
52   European Starling 13.7% 3.1% 10.6% 0.2x
53   Indigo Bunting 8.4% 3.1% 5.2% 0.4x
54   House Wren 8.1% 3.1% 4.9% 0.4x
55   Cooper's Hawk 7.7% 3.1% 4.6% 0.4x
56   Pied-billed Grebe 7.4% 3.1% 4.3% 0.4x
57   Osprey 7.4% 3.1% 4.3% 0.4x
58   Wood Duck 5.9% 3.1% 2.8% 0.5x
59   Field Sparrow 5.0% 3.1% 1.9% 0.6x
60   Ring-billed Gull 4.1% 3.1% 1.0% 0.8x
61   Hermit Thrush 3.9% 3.1% 0.7% 0.8x
62   Brown Creeper 2.0% 3.1% 1.2% 1.6x
63   Greater Yellowlegs 1.8% 3.1% 1.3% 1.7x
64   Graylag Goose 1.3% 3.1% 1.8% 2.4x
65   Purple Finch 0.8% 3.1% 2.3% 3.7x
66   Nashville Warbler 0.7% 3.1% 2.4% 4.2x
67   Orange-crowned Warbler 0.7% 3.1% 2.4% 4.6x