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Top Birds at Jordan Lake--Poe's Ridge in May
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 4 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Jordan Lake--Poe's Ridge 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   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 56.4% 75.0% 18.6% 1.3x
2   Red-eyed Vireo 51.4% 75.0% 23.6% 1.5x
3   Great Blue Heron 48.0% 75.0% 27.0% 1.6x
4   Turkey Vulture 39.4% 75.0% 35.6% 1.9x
5   Double-crested Cormorant 19.0% 75.0% 56.0% 3.9x
6   Red-headed Woodpecker 11.1% 75.0% 63.9% 6.7x
7   Tufted Titmouse 64.7% 50.0% 14.7% 0.8x
8   Carolina Chickadee 60.5% 50.0% 10.5% 0.8x
9   American Crow 56.7% 50.0% 6.7% 0.9x
10   Mourning Dove 49.3% 50.0% 0.7% 1.0x
11   Great Crested Flycatcher 48.0% 50.0% 2.0% 1.0x
12   Blue Jay 44.4% 50.0% 5.6% 1.1x
13   Downy Woodpecker 39.2% 50.0% 10.8% 1.3x
14   Summer Tanager 37.8% 50.0% 12.2% 1.3x
15   Eastern Towhee 37.8% 50.0% 12.2% 1.3x
16   Common Grackle 36.9% 50.0% 13.1% 1.4x
17   Northern Parula 36.3% 50.0% 13.7% 1.4x
18   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.8% 50.0% 14.2% 1.4x
19   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 33.3% 50.0% 16.7% 1.5x
20   Barn Swallow 31.3% 50.0% 18.7% 1.6x
21   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.6% 50.0% 19.4% 1.6x
22   Mallard 30.4% 50.0% 19.6% 1.6x
23   Acadian Flycatcher 26.7% 50.0% 23.3% 1.9x
24   Eastern Kingbird 26.4% 50.0% 23.6% 1.9x
25   Pileated Woodpecker 19.4% 50.0% 30.6% 2.6x
26   Prothonotary Warbler 16.4% 50.0% 33.6% 3.0x
27   Osprey 15.5% 50.0% 34.5% 3.2x
28   Hooded Warbler 11.0% 50.0% 39.0% 4.5x
29   Bald Eagle 10.4% 50.0% 39.6% 4.8x
30   Prairie Warbler 7.7% 50.0% 42.3% 6.5x
31   Northern Cardinal 79.5% 25.0% 54.5% 0.3x
32   Carolina Wren 70.0% 25.0% 45.0% 0.4x
33   Red-bellied Woodpecker 55.2% 25.0% 30.2% 0.5x
34   American Goldfinch 43.5% 25.0% 18.5% 0.6x
35   Canada Goose 42.3% 25.0% 17.3% 0.6x
36   Common Yellowthroat 40.7% 25.0% 15.7% 0.6x
37   Pine Warbler 39.0% 25.0% 14.0% 0.6x
38   American Robin 38.0% 25.0% 13.0% 0.7x
39   Chipping Sparrow 37.2% 25.0% 12.2% 0.7x
40   Fish Crow 33.2% 25.0% 8.2% 0.8x
41   White-eyed Vireo 31.9% 25.0% 6.9% 0.8x
42   Red-shouldered Hawk 31.6% 25.0% 6.6% 0.8x
43   Red-winged Blackbird 27.1% 25.0% 2.1% 0.9x
44   White-breasted Nuthatch 23.6% 25.0% 1.4% 1.1x
45   American Redstart 22.6% 25.0% 2.4% 1.1x
46   Eastern Wood-Pewee 21.7% 25.0% 3.3% 1.2x
47   Black Vulture 21.2% 25.0% 3.8% 1.2x
48   Ovenbird 18.7% 25.0% 6.3% 1.3x
49   Wood Thrush 14.2% 25.0% 10.8% 1.8x
50   Wood Duck 12.7% 25.0% 12.3% 2.0x
51   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 12.1% 25.0% 12.9% 2.1x
52   Northern Flicker 9.2% 25.0% 15.8% 2.7x