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Top Birds at Jordan Lake--Educational State Forest in January
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 22 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Jordan Lake--Educational State Forest 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   Double-crested Cormorant 27.6% 90.9% 63.4% 3.3x
2   Tufted Titmouse 54.2% 86.4% 32.1% 1.6x
3   American Crow 52.3% 86.4% 34.1% 1.7x
4   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 40.9% 81.8% 40.9% 2.0x
5   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.1% 81.8% 51.7% 2.7x
6   Carolina Chickadee 59.6% 77.3% 17.7% 1.3x
7   Ring-billed Gull 31.2% 77.3% 46.1% 2.5x
8   Red-bellied Woodpecker 51.1% 72.7% 21.6% 1.4x
9   Great Blue Heron 39.4% 72.7% 33.3% 1.8x
10   Blue Jay 38.0% 72.7% 34.7% 1.9x
11   Golden-crowned Kinglet 25.7% 72.7% 47.0% 2.8x
12   Carolina Wren 60.9% 68.2% 7.3% 1.1x
13   Northern Cardinal 59.2% 63.6% 4.5% 1.1x
14   Downy Woodpecker 42.3% 63.6% 21.4% 1.5x
15   Pine Warbler 20.5% 63.6% 43.1% 3.1x
16   Fox Sparrow 6.2% 63.6% 57.4% 10.2x
17   Hermit Thrush 17.8% 59.1% 41.3% 3.3x
18   White-throated Sparrow 52.9% 54.5% 1.7% 1.0x
19   Song Sparrow 49.7% 54.5% 4.9% 1.1x
20   Northern Flicker 27.9% 54.5% 26.7% 2.0x
21   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 24.2% 54.5% 30.3% 2.3x
22   Eastern Towhee 32.7% 50.0% 17.3% 1.5x
23   Dark-eyed Junco 30.3% 50.0% 19.7% 1.7x
24   White-breasted Nuthatch 30.1% 50.0% 19.9% 1.7x
25   Red-headed Woodpecker 10.7% 50.0% 39.3% 4.7x
26   Bald Eagle 16.7% 45.5% 28.8% 2.7x
27   Red-winged Blackbird 10.6% 40.9% 30.3% 3.8x
28   Horned Grebe 3.7% 40.9% 37.2% 11.1x
29   Eastern Bluebird 42.6% 36.4% 6.2% 0.9x
30   American Goldfinch 27.6% 36.4% 8.8% 1.3x
31   Bonaparte's Gull 8.7% 36.4% 27.6% 4.2x
32   gull sp. 1.4% 36.4% 35.0% 26.0x
33   Eastern Phoebe 22.7% 31.8% 9.1% 1.4x
34   Yellow-rumped Warbler 32.2% 27.3% 5.0% 0.8x
35   Pied-billed Grebe 17.7% 27.3% 9.6% 1.5x
36   Winter Wren 11.0% 27.3% 16.3% 2.5x
37   Brown Creeper 8.9% 27.3% 18.3% 3.1x
38   Turkey Vulture 35.3% 22.7% 12.5% 0.6x
39   Swamp Sparrow 14.6% 22.7% 8.1% 1.6x
40   Herring Gull 6.1% 22.7% 16.7% 3.8x
41   Mallard 33.6% 18.2% 15.4% 0.5x
42   Brown Thrasher 16.3% 18.2% 1.9% 1.1x
43   Chipping Sparrow 16.2% 18.2% 2.0% 1.1x
44   Field Sparrow 13.7% 18.2% 4.5% 1.3x
45   Pileated Woodpecker 12.3% 18.2% 5.9% 1.5x
46   Mourning Dove 30.2% 13.6% 16.6% 0.5x
47   Red-shouldered Hawk 25.0% 13.6% 11.4% 0.5x
48   Belted Kingfisher 20.0% 13.6% 6.3% 0.7x
49   Killdeer 16.4% 13.6% 2.7% 0.8x
50   Red-tailed Hawk 15.9% 13.6% 2.3% 0.9x
51   Hairy Woodpecker 10.1% 13.6% 3.5% 1.3x
52   American Robin 30.7% 9.1% 21.6% 0.3x
53   Black Vulture 16.0% 9.1% 6.9% 0.6x
54   Bufflehead 15.7% 9.1% 6.6% 0.6x
55   Gadwall 5.7% 9.1% 3.3% 1.6x
56   Pine Siskin 6.0% 4.5% 1.4% 0.8x
57   Lesser Scaup 4.6% 4.5% 0.1% 1.0x
58   Common Grackle 4.4% 4.5% 0.2% 1.0x
59   Cooper's Hawk 4.0% 4.5% 0.6% 1.1x
60   Red-breasted Nuthatch 3.3% 4.5% 1.2% 1.4x
61   Barred Owl 3.2% 4.5% 1.3% 1.4x
62   Red-breasted Merganser 1.3% 4.5% 3.3% 3.6x
63   new world sparrow sp. 1.1% 4.5% 3.4% 4.0x
64   Great Horned Owl 1.1% 4.5% 3.4% 4.1x
65   Blue-headed Vireo 0.8% 4.5% 3.7% 5.7x
66   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 0.2% 4.5% 4.4% 29.3x