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Top Birds at Symphony Lake Greenway in December
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 51 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Symphony Lake Greenway during the month of December. 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   Great Blue Heron 42.4% 88.2% 45.9% 2.1x
2   Mallard 30.2% 86.3% 56.1% 2.9x
3   Bufflehead 14.2% 80.4% 66.1% 5.6x
4   Carolina Chickadee 64.3% 74.5% 10.2% 1.2x
5   Tufted Titmouse 58.2% 72.5% 14.3% 1.2x
6   Double-crested Cormorant 28.8% 72.5% 43.8% 2.5x
7   Song Sparrow 53.7% 66.7% 12.9% 1.2x
8   Canada Goose 31.7% 66.7% 34.9% 2.1x
9   Carolina Wren 67.9% 64.7% 3.2% 1.0x
10   Red-bellied Woodpecker 57.9% 64.7% 6.8% 1.1x
11   Northern Cardinal 62.8% 62.7% 0.1% 1.0x
12   White-throated Sparrow 61.5% 60.8% 0.7% 1.0x
13   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 49.6% 58.8% 9.2% 1.2x
14   Pied-billed Grebe 19.9% 58.8% 38.9% 3.0x
15   American Crow 58.1% 49.0% 9.1% 0.8x
16   Yellow-rumped Warbler 36.3% 49.0% 12.8% 1.4x
17   Blue Jay 46.7% 45.1% 1.6% 1.0x
18   White-breasted Nuthatch 34.5% 45.1% 10.6% 1.3x
19   Northern Flicker 38.3% 43.1% 4.8% 1.1x
20   Downy Woodpecker 48.9% 41.2% 7.7% 0.8x
21   Eastern Towhee 39.1% 41.2% 2.1% 1.1x
22   Dark-eyed Junco 36.4% 41.2% 4.8% 1.1x
23   American Robin 36.1% 41.2% 5.1% 1.1x
24   American Goldfinch 40.8% 39.2% 1.6% 1.0x
25   Brown-headed Nuthatch 34.1% 37.3% 3.1% 1.1x
26   Red-shouldered Hawk 28.2% 37.3% 9.1% 1.3x
27   Eastern Bluebird 49.4% 29.4% 20.0% 0.6x
28   Ruddy Duck 15.4% 29.4% 14.1% 1.9x
29   Pine Warbler 18.2% 27.5% 9.3% 1.5x
30   Red-tailed Hawk 16.5% 27.5% 10.9% 1.7x
31   Northern Mockingbird 32.6% 25.5% 7.2% 0.8x
32   Golden-crowned Kinglet 32.4% 25.5% 7.0% 0.8x
33   Belted Kingfisher 24.1% 25.5% 1.4% 1.1x
34   House Finch 23.9% 25.5% 1.6% 1.1x
35   Turkey Vulture 36.4% 23.5% 12.9% 0.6x
36   Black Vulture 17.6% 21.6% 4.0% 1.2x
37   Eastern Phoebe 28.7% 19.6% 9.0% 0.7x
38   Killdeer 17.3% 17.6% 0.4% 1.0x
39   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 31.1% 15.7% 15.4% 0.5x
40   Hermit Thrush 22.3% 15.7% 6.6% 0.7x
41   Hooded Merganser 19.5% 15.7% 3.8% 0.8x
42   Chipping Sparrow 20.6% 13.7% 6.9% 0.7x
43   European Starling 16.0% 13.7% 2.3% 0.9x
44   Pine Siskin 9.3% 13.7% 4.5% 1.5x
45   Ring-billed Gull 29.1% 11.8% 17.4% 0.4x
46   Pileated Woodpecker 15.7% 11.8% 4.0% 0.7x
47   Ring-necked Duck 8.4% 11.8% 3.3% 1.4x
48   Mourning Dove 24.4% 9.8% 14.6% 0.4x
49   Bald Eagle 16.5% 7.8% 8.7% 0.5x
50   Winter Wren 15.2% 7.8% 7.3% 0.5x
51   Common Grackle 5.8% 7.8% 2.1% 1.4x
52   Brown Thrasher 19.5% 5.9% 13.6% 0.3x
53   Hairy Woodpecker 12.1% 5.9% 6.2% 0.5x
54   Brown Creeper 11.1% 5.9% 5.2% 0.5x
55   Great Horned Owl 1.3% 5.9% 4.6% 4.5x
56   Field Sparrow 18.0% 3.9% 14.1% 0.2x
57   Red-winged Blackbird 14.7% 3.9% 10.8% 0.3x
58   Rock Pigeon 6.4% 3.9% 2.5% 0.6x
59   Purple Finch 5.4% 3.9% 1.5% 0.7x
60   Swamp Sparrow 17.1% 2.0% 15.1% 0.1x
61   Gadwall 5.0% 2.0% 3.1% 0.4x
62   Savannah Sparrow 4.8% 2.0% 2.8% 0.4x
63   Sharp-shinned Hawk 2.6% 2.0% 0.7% 0.7x
64   American Black Duck 1.9% 2.0% 0.1% 1.0x
65   gull sp. 1.8% 2.0% 0.1% 1.1x
66   Gray Catbird 1.8% 2.0% 0.2% 1.1x
67   Fish Crow 1.3% 2.0% 0.7% 1.5x
68   Blue-headed Vireo 1.1% 2.0% 0.9% 1.8x
69   Evening Grosbeak 0.4% 2.0% 1.6% 5.2x
70   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 0.4% 2.0% 1.6% 5.5x