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Top Birds at Shearon Harris Visitor's Center in May
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 14 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Shearon Harris Visitor's Center during the month of May. 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   Tufted Titmouse 64.7% 71.4% 6.7% 1.1x
2   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 56.4% 71.4% 15.0% 1.3x
3   Red-eyed Vireo 51.4% 71.4% 20.0% 1.4x
4   Pine Warbler 39.0% 71.4% 32.4% 1.8x
5   Chipping Sparrow 37.1% 71.4% 34.3% 1.9x
6   Barn Swallow 31.3% 71.4% 40.2% 2.3x
7   Acadian Flycatcher 26.7% 71.4% 44.7% 2.7x
8   Carolina Wren 70.0% 64.3% 5.7% 0.9x
9   Carolina Chickadee 60.5% 64.3% 3.8% 1.1x
10   Summer Tanager 37.8% 64.3% 26.5% 1.7x
11   Northern Parula 36.2% 64.3% 28.0% 1.8x
12   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.8% 64.3% 28.5% 1.8x
13   Eastern Wood-Pewee 21.6% 64.3% 42.6% 3.0x
14   Ovenbird 18.7% 64.3% 45.6% 3.4x
15   Northern Cardinal 79.5% 57.1% 22.3% 0.7x
16   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.5% 57.1% 26.6% 1.9x
17   European Starling 22.7% 57.1% 34.5% 2.5x
18   American Crow 56.7% 50.0% 6.7% 0.9x
19   Red-bellied Woodpecker 55.2% 50.0% 5.2% 0.9x
20   Great Crested Flycatcher 48.0% 50.0% 2.0% 1.0x
21   American Goldfinch 43.5% 50.0% 6.5% 1.1x
22   Downy Woodpecker 39.2% 50.0% 10.8% 1.3x
23   Northern Mockingbird 31.3% 50.0% 18.7% 1.6x
24   House Finch 27.1% 50.0% 22.9% 1.8x
25   Mourning Dove 49.3% 42.9% 6.5% 0.9x
26   Turkey Vulture 39.4% 42.9% 3.4% 1.1x
27   Yellow-throated Warbler 14.8% 42.9% 28.1% 2.9x
28   Eastern Bluebird 49.4% 35.7% 13.7% 0.7x
29   American Robin 38.0% 35.7% 2.3% 0.9x
30   Eastern Phoebe 34.0% 35.7% 1.8% 1.1x
31   White-breasted Nuthatch 23.6% 35.7% 12.1% 1.5x
32   Pileated Woodpecker 19.4% 35.7% 16.4% 1.8x
33   Scarlet Tanager 12.1% 35.7% 23.6% 3.0x
34   Yellow-throated Vireo 6.4% 35.7% 29.3% 5.6x
35   Indigo Bunting 44.9% 28.6% 16.3% 0.6x
36   Blue Jay 44.5% 28.6% 15.9% 0.6x
37   Canada Goose 42.3% 28.6% 13.8% 0.7x
38   Eastern Towhee 37.8% 28.6% 9.2% 0.8x
39   Fish Crow 33.2% 28.6% 4.7% 0.9x
40   White-eyed Vireo 31.9% 28.6% 3.4% 0.9x
41   Red-shouldered Hawk 31.6% 28.6% 3.1% 0.9x
42   Chimney Swift 28.8% 28.6% 0.3% 1.0x
43   Wood Thrush 14.2% 28.6% 14.4% 2.0x
44   Red-headed Woodpecker 11.1% 28.6% 17.4% 2.6x
45   Hooded Warbler 11.0% 28.6% 17.5% 2.6x
46   Hairy Woodpecker 8.3% 28.6% 20.3% 3.4x
47   Great Blue Heron 48.0% 21.4% 26.6% 0.4x
48   Common Yellowthroat 40.7% 21.4% 19.3% 0.5x
49   Common Grackle 36.9% 21.4% 15.5% 0.6x
50   Gray Catbird 31.3% 21.4% 9.9% 0.7x
51   Red-winged Blackbird 27.1% 21.4% 5.7% 0.8x
52   Blue Grosbeak 23.4% 21.4% 1.9% 0.9x
53   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 19.0% 21.4% 2.4% 1.1x
54   Black-and-white Warbler 15.4% 21.4% 6.0% 1.4x
55   Red-tailed Hawk 14.1% 21.4% 7.4% 1.5x
56   Wood Duck 12.7% 21.4% 8.7% 1.7x
57   Northern Flicker 9.2% 21.4% 12.2% 2.3x
58   Worm-eating Warbler 1.1% 21.4% 20.3% 19.0x
59   Eastern Kingbird 26.4% 14.3% 12.1% 0.5x
60   Black Vulture 21.2% 14.3% 6.9% 0.7x
61   Prothonotary Warbler 16.5% 14.3% 2.2% 0.9x
62   Osprey 15.5% 14.3% 1.2% 0.9x
63   Orchard Oriole 15.2% 14.3% 1.0% 0.9x
64   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 12.1% 14.3% 2.2% 1.2x
65   Yellow-breasted Chat 11.1% 14.3% 3.2% 1.3x
66   Barred Owl 8.1% 14.3% 6.2% 1.8x
67   White-throated Sparrow 7.5% 14.3% 6.8% 1.9x
68   Louisiana Waterthrush 7.3% 14.3% 7.0% 2.0x
69   Rock Pigeon 6.6% 14.3% 7.7% 2.2x
70   House Sparrow 3.3% 14.3% 11.0% 4.3x
71   Cooper's Hawk 2.7% 14.3% 11.6% 5.2x
72   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 2.3% 14.3% 11.9% 6.1x
73   Wild Turkey 1.4% 14.3% 12.9% 10.0x
74   Chuck-will's-widow 0.3% 14.3% 13.9% 41.2x
75   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 33.3% 7.1% 26.2% 0.2x
76   American Redstart 22.6% 7.1% 15.4% 0.3x
77   Killdeer 20.0% 7.1% 12.9% 0.4x
78   Tree Swallow 13.2% 7.1% 6.0% 0.5x
79   Belted Kingfisher 12.0% 7.1% 4.8% 0.6x
80   Yellow-rumped Warbler 11.3% 7.1% 4.1% 0.6x
81   Bald Eagle 10.4% 7.1% 3.3% 0.7x
82   House Wren 9.2% 7.1% 2.0% 0.8x
83   Solitary Sandpiper 8.0% 7.1% 0.9% 0.9x
84   Yellow Warbler 7.9% 7.1% 0.7% 0.9x
85   Prairie Warbler 7.7% 7.1% 0.6% 0.9x
86   Blackpoll Warbler 7.5% 7.1% 0.3% 1.0x
87   Swainson's Thrush 6.5% 7.1% 0.7% 1.1x
88   Field Sparrow 3.7% 7.1% 3.4% 1.9x
89   Veery 3.5% 7.1% 3.6% 2.0x
90   Chestnut-sided Warbler 1.6% 7.1% 5.6% 4.5x
91   Pine Siskin 0.9% 7.1% 6.3% 8.2x
92   Gray-cheeked Thrush 0.5% 7.1% 6.6% 13.5x
93   Sharp-shinned Hawk 0.3% 7.1% 6.8% 21.6x
94   Gray-cheeked/Bicknell's Thrush 0.0% 7.1% 7.1% 453.6x