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

based on 31 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Symphony Lake Greenway 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   Great Blue Heron 46.3% 90.3% 44.0% 2.0x
2   Mallard 28.8% 87.1% 58.3% 3.0x
3   Canada Goose 41.5% 83.9% 42.3% 2.0x
4   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 31.8% 83.9% 52.0% 2.6x
5   Northern Cardinal 79.8% 77.4% 2.4% 1.0x
6   Carolina Wren 70.6% 77.4% 6.9% 1.1x
7   Tufted Titmouse 64.6% 77.4% 12.8% 1.2x
8   American Crow 56.8% 77.4% 20.6% 1.4x
9   Chipping Sparrow 38.0% 77.4% 39.4% 2.0x
10   American Robin 38.4% 74.2% 35.8% 1.9x
11   Gray Catbird 30.8% 74.2% 43.4% 2.4x
12   Carolina Chickadee 60.2% 71.0% 10.8% 1.2x
13   Red-bellied Woodpecker 54.2% 71.0% 16.7% 1.3x
14   Eastern Phoebe 34.3% 71.0% 36.7% 2.1x
15   Great Crested Flycatcher 48.3% 67.7% 19.5% 1.4x
16   Eastern Towhee 37.4% 67.7% 30.3% 1.8x
17   Killdeer 19.8% 67.7% 47.9% 3.4x
18   Red-shouldered Hawk 31.5% 64.5% 33.0% 2.0x
19   Eastern Bluebird 49.6% 61.3% 11.7% 1.2x
20   Red-eyed Vireo 51.4% 58.1% 6.6% 1.1x
21   Turkey Vulture 39.7% 58.1% 18.4% 1.5x
22   European Starling 22.2% 58.1% 35.9% 2.6x
23   Pine Warbler 40.0% 54.8% 14.9% 1.4x
24   Song Sparrow 14.8% 54.8% 40.1% 3.7x
25   American Goldfinch 44.5% 51.6% 7.1% 1.2x
26   Blue Jay 43.3% 51.6% 8.3% 1.2x
27   Fish Crow 33.2% 51.6% 18.4% 1.6x
28   Common Grackle 35.6% 48.4% 12.8% 1.4x
29   Green Heron 10.5% 48.4% 37.9% 4.6x
30   Mourning Dove 48.5% 45.2% 3.4% 0.9x
31   Downy Woodpecker 39.9% 45.2% 5.2% 1.1x
32   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.4% 45.2% 14.8% 1.5x
33   White-breasted Nuthatch 23.7% 45.2% 21.5% 1.9x
34   Spotted Sandpiper 16.3% 45.2% 28.9% 2.8x
35   Acadian Flycatcher 25.9% 41.9% 16.0% 1.6x
36   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.3% 38.7% 3.4% 1.1x
37   White-eyed Vireo 33.5% 38.7% 5.3% 1.2x
38   Chimney Swift 28.6% 38.7% 10.1% 1.4x
39   House Finch 27.9% 38.7% 10.9% 1.4x
40   Barn Swallow 30.5% 35.5% 5.0% 1.2x
41   Wood Thrush 13.6% 35.5% 21.9% 2.6x
42   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 56.8% 32.3% 24.6% 0.6x
43   Common Yellowthroat 40.7% 32.3% 8.5% 0.8x
44   Eastern Kingbird 26.5% 32.3% 5.8% 1.2x
45   Northern Mockingbird 30.9% 29.0% 1.9% 0.9x
46   Brown Thrasher 17.3% 29.0% 11.7% 1.7x
47   Belted Kingfisher 11.8% 29.0% 17.3% 2.5x
48   Summer Tanager 37.3% 25.8% 11.5% 0.7x
49   American Redstart 22.6% 25.8% 3.2% 1.1x
50   Northern Flicker 8.7% 25.8% 17.1% 3.0x
51   Louisiana Waterthrush 7.4% 22.6% 15.2% 3.1x
52   Northern Parula 36.4% 19.4% 17.1% 0.5x
53   Black Vulture 21.2% 19.4% 1.8% 0.9x
54   Solitary Sandpiper 8.1% 19.4% 11.3% 2.4x
55   Cedar Waxwing 13.4% 16.1% 2.8% 1.2x
56   Red-tailed Hawk 13.3% 16.1% 2.8% 1.2x
57   Blue-headed Vireo 1.2% 16.1% 14.9% 13.4x
58   Indigo Bunting 45.4% 12.9% 32.5% 0.3x
59   Pileated Woodpecker 19.2% 9.7% 9.5% 0.5x
60   Double-crested Cormorant 18.2% 9.7% 8.6% 0.5x
61   Yellow-rumped Warbler 11.3% 9.7% 1.6% 0.9x
62   Barred Owl 7.8% 9.7% 1.9% 1.2x
63   Blackpoll Warbler 7.3% 9.7% 2.4% 1.3x
64   Blue Grosbeak 23.4% 6.5% 17.0% 0.3x
65   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 19.1% 6.5% 12.7% 0.3x
66   Ovenbird 18.7% 6.5% 12.3% 0.3x
67   Black-and-white Warbler 15.9% 6.5% 9.4% 0.4x
68   House Wren 9.6% 6.5% 3.2% 0.7x
69   Yellow Warbler 8.1% 6.5% 1.6% 0.8x
70   Prairie Warbler 7.6% 6.5% 1.2% 0.8x
71   Swainson's Thrush 6.1% 6.5% 0.4% 1.1x
72   House Sparrow 3.7% 6.5% 2.8% 1.8x
73   Veery 3.5% 6.5% 3.0% 1.8x
74   Eastern Wood-Pewee 21.3% 3.2% 18.1% 0.2x
75   Yellow-throated Warbler 15.6% 3.2% 12.3% 0.2x
76   Orchard Oriole 15.2% 3.2% 12.0% 0.2x
77   Tree Swallow 14.5% 3.2% 11.3% 0.2x
78   Black-throated Blue Warbler 13.8% 3.2% 10.6% 0.2x
79   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 10.4% 3.2% 7.2% 0.3x
80   Purple Martin 10.4% 3.2% 7.1% 0.3x
81   Bald Eagle 10.3% 3.2% 7.1% 0.3x
82   Northern Waterthrush 7.0% 3.2% 3.7% 0.5x
83   Least Sandpiper 5.5% 3.2% 2.3% 0.6x
84   Cooper's Hawk 2.8% 3.2% 0.5% 1.2x
85   Palm Warbler 0.9% 3.2% 2.4% 3.8x
86   Ruddy Duck 0.4% 3.2% 2.8% 8.3x
87   Hermit Thrush 0.3% 3.2% 2.9% 9.9x
88   Mute Swan 0.3% 3.2% 2.9% 10.6x