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Top Birds at Bass Lake Park & Trail in May
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 107 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Bass Lake Park & Trail in 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   Northern Cardinal 79.7% 93.5% 13.8% 1.2x
2   Canada Goose 41.3% 91.6% 50.3% 2.2x
3   Great Blue Heron 46.1% 89.7% 43.6% 1.9x
4   Mallard 28.5% 89.7% 61.2% 3.1x
5   Carolina Chickadee 60.1% 80.4% 20.3% 1.3x
6   Carolina Wren 70.5% 75.7% 5.2% 1.1x
7   Tufted Titmouse 64.6% 75.7% 11.1% 1.2x
8   Great Crested Flycatcher 48.1% 72.9% 24.8% 1.5x
9   Barn Swallow 30.2% 72.0% 41.8% 2.4x
10   American Crow 56.8% 67.3% 10.5% 1.2x
11   Red-bellied Woodpecker 54.2% 67.3% 13.1% 1.2x
12   Mourning Dove 48.4% 67.3% 18.9% 1.4x
13   Blue Jay 43.1% 65.4% 22.3% 1.5x
14   Eastern Phoebe 34.2% 65.4% 31.3% 1.9x
15   Gray Catbird 30.6% 64.5% 33.8% 2.1x
16   Red-eyed Vireo 51.4% 62.6% 11.2% 1.2x
17   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 56.8% 60.7% 4.0% 1.1x
18   American Robin 38.4% 57.9% 19.6% 1.5x
19   American Goldfinch 44.5% 54.2% 9.7% 1.2x
20   White-eyed Vireo 33.3% 54.2% 20.9% 1.6x
21   Prothonotary Warbler 15.9% 53.3% 37.3% 3.3x
22   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 31.8% 52.3% 20.5% 1.6x
23   Common Yellowthroat 40.6% 51.4% 10.8% 1.3x
24   Summer Tanager 37.2% 51.4% 14.2% 1.4x
25   Fish Crow 33.2% 51.4% 18.2% 1.6x
26   Downy Woodpecker 39.9% 49.5% 9.7% 1.2x
27   Tree Swallow 14.2% 49.5% 35.3% 3.5x
28   Pine Warbler 40.0% 47.7% 7.7% 1.2x
29   Red-shouldered Hawk 31.5% 47.7% 16.2% 1.5x
30   Turkey Vulture 39.7% 46.7% 7.1% 1.2x
31   Eastern Bluebird 49.7% 44.9% 4.8% 0.9x
32   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.3% 44.9% 9.6% 1.3x
33   Common Grackle 35.6% 43.9% 8.4% 1.2x
34   Eastern Kingbird 26.4% 43.9% 17.5% 1.7x
35   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.4% 43.0% 12.6% 1.4x
36   Acadian Flycatcher 25.8% 42.1% 16.2% 1.6x
37   Brown Thrasher 17.2% 42.1% 24.9% 2.4x
38   Chipping Sparrow 38.1% 41.1% 3.1% 1.1x
39   Spotted Sandpiper 16.2% 41.1% 25.0% 2.5x
40   Northern Mockingbird 30.8% 38.3% 7.5% 1.2x
41   House Finch 27.8% 37.4% 9.6% 1.3x
42   Double-crested Cormorant 18.1% 37.4% 19.3% 2.1x
43   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 19.0% 36.4% 17.5% 1.9x
44   Northern Parula 36.4% 35.5% 0.9% 1.0x
45   Chimney Swift 28.6% 35.5% 7.0% 1.2x
46   Indigo Bunting 45.4% 33.6% 11.8% 0.7x
47   Eastern Towhee 37.5% 33.6% 3.9% 0.9x
48   Black Vulture 21.1% 32.7% 11.6% 1.6x
49   Orchard Oriole 15.1% 32.7% 17.6% 2.2x
50   Bald Eagle 10.1% 32.7% 22.6% 3.2x
51   White-breasted Nuthatch 23.7% 29.9% 6.2% 1.3x
52   American Redstart 22.6% 29.0% 6.4% 1.3x
53   Yellow-throated Warbler 15.4% 29.0% 13.5% 1.9x
54   Killdeer 19.9% 28.0% 8.2% 1.4x
55   Blue Grosbeak 23.4% 27.1% 3.7% 1.2x
56   Ovenbird 18.6% 27.1% 8.5% 1.5x
57   Wood Thrush 13.6% 26.2% 12.6% 1.9x
58   Belted Kingfisher 11.7% 23.4% 11.6% 2.0x
59   Purple Martin 10.3% 23.4% 13.1% 2.3x
60   Pileated Woodpecker 19.1% 22.4% 3.3% 1.2x
61   European Starling 22.3% 19.6% 2.7% 0.9x
62   Black-and-white Warbler 15.8% 18.7% 2.9% 1.2x
63   House Wren 9.5% 18.7% 9.2% 2.0x
64   Red-winged Blackbird 27.4% 17.8% 9.7% 0.6x
65   Eastern Wood-Pewee 21.3% 16.8% 4.5% 0.8x
66   Yellow-rumped Warbler 11.3% 16.8% 5.5% 1.5x
67   Green Heron 10.5% 16.8% 6.3% 1.6x
68   Blackpoll Warbler 7.2% 16.8% 9.6% 2.3x
69   Least Sandpiper 5.4% 15.9% 10.4% 2.9x
70   Scarlet Tanager 11.9% 15.0% 3.1% 1.3x
71   Black-throated Blue Warbler 13.8% 14.0% 0.2% 1.0x
72   Yellow Warbler 8.0% 14.0% 6.0% 1.8x
73   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 10.4% 13.1% 2.7% 1.3x
74   Cedar Waxwing 13.4% 11.2% 2.2% 0.8x
75   White-throated Sparrow 8.5% 11.2% 2.8% 1.3x
76   crow sp. 1.4% 11.2% 9.8% 7.9x
77   Red-tailed Hawk 13.4% 10.3% 3.1% 0.8x
78   Osprey 16.0% 9.3% 6.6% 0.6x
79   Barred Owl 7.8% 9.3% 1.5% 1.2x
80   Eastern Meadowlark 8.7% 8.4% 0.3% 1.0x
81   Solitary Sandpiper 8.1% 8.4% 0.3% 1.0x
82   Wood Duck 13.0% 6.5% 6.5% 0.5x
83   Hairy Woodpecker 8.6% 5.6% 3.0% 0.6x
84   Northern Waterthrush 7.0% 5.6% 1.4% 0.8x
85   Yellow-throated Vireo 6.7% 5.6% 1.1% 0.8x
86   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 2.3% 5.6% 3.3% 2.4x
87   Song Sparrow 14.9% 4.7% 10.2% 0.3x
88   Louisiana Waterthrush 7.4% 4.7% 2.7% 0.6x
89   Veery 3.5% 4.7% 1.2% 1.3x
90   Great Egret 2.2% 4.7% 2.5% 2.1x
91   Ruddy Duck 0.4% 4.7% 4.3% 12.8x
92   Red-headed Woodpecker 10.8% 3.7% 7.0% 0.3x
93   Northern Flicker 8.8% 3.7% 5.1% 0.4x
94   peep sp. 0.8% 3.7% 2.9% 4.5x
95   Summer/Scarlet Tanager 0.1% 3.7% 3.6% 33.7x
96   Prairie Warbler 7.6% 2.8% 4.8% 0.4x
97   Magnolia Warbler 3.6% 2.8% 0.8% 0.8x
98   Semipalmated Sandpiper 3.1% 2.8% 0.3% 0.9x
99   Cooper's Hawk 2.8% 2.8% 0.0% 1.0x
100   Semipalmated Plover 2.4% 2.8% 0.4% 1.2x
101   Chestnut-sided Warbler 1.5% 2.8% 1.3% 1.9x
102   Lesser Yellowlegs 1.4% 2.8% 1.4% 2.0x
103   Catharus sp. 0.2% 2.8% 2.6% 14.3x
104   Hooded Warbler 11.5% 1.9% 9.6% 0.2x
105   Rock Pigeon 6.2% 1.9% 4.3% 0.3x
106   Swamp Sparrow 2.1% 1.9% 0.2% 0.9x
107   Worm-eating Warbler 1.2% 1.9% 0.7% 1.6x
108   Black-throated Green Warbler 0.6% 1.9% 1.3% 3.4x
109   warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.) 0.5% 1.9% 1.4% 3.7x
110   Great Horned Owl 0.5% 1.9% 1.4% 3.8x
111   Yellow-breasted Chat 11.2% 0.9% 10.2% 0.1x
112   Swainson's Thrush 6.1% 0.9% 5.2% 0.2x
113   House Sparrow 3.7% 0.9% 2.8% 0.3x
114   Field Sparrow 3.6% 0.9% 2.7% 0.3x
115   Mississippi Kite 2.3% 0.9% 1.4% 0.4x
116   Bank Swallow 1.4% 0.9% 0.4% 0.7x
117   swallow sp. 1.1% 0.9% 0.2% 0.9x
118   Pine Siskin 0.8% 0.9% 0.2% 1.2x
119   Sharp-shinned Hawk 0.3% 0.9% 0.6% 3.1x
120   Empidonax sp. 0.2% 0.9% 0.7% 3.9x
121   passerine sp. 0.2% 0.9% 0.8% 6.0x
122   Pied-billed Grebe 0.1% 0.9% 0.8% 9.0x
123   woodpecker sp. 0.1% 0.9% 0.8% 9.5x
124   Domestic goose sp. (Domestic type) 0.1% 0.9% 0.8% 10.2x
125   Mallard x American Black Duck (hybrid) 0.1% 0.9% 0.9% 13.0x
126   heron sp. 0.0% 0.9% 0.9% 28.6x
127   Marsh Wren 0.0% 0.9% 0.9% 71.6x