Bird Finder

Top Birds at Falls Lake in January
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 21 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Falls Lake during the month of January. 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   Lesser Black-backed Gull 1.0% 33.3% 32.4% 34.7x
2   Northern Cardinal 59.2% 28.6% 30.7% 0.5x
3   American Crow 52.4% 28.6% 23.9% 0.5x
4   Eastern Bluebird 42.6% 28.6% 14.0% 0.7x
5   Dark-eyed Junco 30.3% 28.6% 1.7% 0.9x
6   Carolina Wren 61.0% 23.8% 37.2% 0.4x
7   Carolina Chickadee 59.7% 23.8% 35.9% 0.4x
8   Tufted Titmouse 54.4% 23.8% 30.6% 0.4x
9   Red-bellied Woodpecker 51.2% 23.8% 27.4% 0.5x
10   Great Blue Heron 39.5% 23.8% 15.7% 0.6x
11   Blue Jay 38.1% 23.8% 14.3% 0.6x
12   Golden-crowned Kinglet 25.8% 23.8% 2.0% 0.9x
13   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 24.3% 23.8% 0.5% 1.0x
14   House Finch 21.1% 23.8% 2.7% 1.1x
15   White-throated Sparrow 53.0% 19.0% 33.9% 0.4x
16   Downy Woodpecker 42.3% 19.0% 23.3% 0.4x
17   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 41.1% 19.0% 22.0% 0.5x
18   Turkey Vulture 35.3% 19.0% 16.2% 0.5x
19   Eastern Towhee 32.8% 19.0% 13.7% 0.6x
20   American Robin 30.6% 19.0% 11.6% 0.6x
21   Mourning Dove 30.2% 19.0% 11.2% 0.6x
22   Northern Mockingbird 29.9% 19.0% 10.9% 0.6x
23   Northern Flicker 28.0% 19.0% 8.9% 0.7x
24   Double-crested Cormorant 27.7% 19.0% 8.7% 0.7x
25   Belted Kingfisher 20.0% 19.0% 0.9% 1.0x
26   Hermit Thrush 17.9% 19.0% 1.2% 1.1x
27   Pied-billed Grebe 17.7% 19.0% 1.3% 1.1x
28   Chipping Sparrow 16.2% 19.0% 2.9% 1.2x
29   Black Vulture 16.0% 19.0% 3.1% 1.2x
30   Hairy Woodpecker 10.1% 19.0% 8.9% 1.9x
31   Brown Creeper 9.0% 19.0% 10.1% 2.1x
32   Great Black-backed Gull 0.3% 19.0% 18.8% 68.2x
33   Song Sparrow 49.8% 14.3% 35.5% 0.3x
34   Canada Goose 35.1% 14.3% 20.8% 0.4x
35   Yellow-rumped Warbler 32.3% 14.3% 18.0% 0.4x
36   Ring-billed Gull 31.4% 14.3% 17.1% 0.5x
37   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.2% 14.3% 15.9% 0.5x
38   White-breasted Nuthatch 30.2% 14.3% 15.9% 0.5x
39   American Goldfinch 27.6% 14.3% 13.3% 0.5x
40   Red-shouldered Hawk 25.0% 14.3% 10.7% 0.6x
41   Eastern Phoebe 22.8% 14.3% 8.5% 0.6x
42   Brown Thrasher 16.3% 14.3% 2.0% 0.9x
43   Bufflehead 15.7% 14.3% 1.4% 0.9x
44   Field Sparrow 13.7% 14.3% 0.6% 1.0x
45   Pileated Woodpecker 12.3% 14.3% 2.0% 1.2x
46   Red-winged Blackbird 10.7% 14.3% 3.6% 1.3x
47   Bonaparte's Gull 8.8% 14.3% 5.5% 1.6x
48   Cedar Waxwing 8.0% 14.3% 6.3% 1.8x
49   Mallard 33.6% 9.5% 24.0% 0.3x
50   Hooded Merganser 22.0% 9.5% 12.4% 0.4x
51   Pine Warbler 20.6% 9.5% 11.1% 0.5x
52   European Starling 16.9% 9.5% 7.3% 0.6x
53   Bald Eagle 16.7% 9.5% 7.2% 0.6x
54   Swamp Sparrow 14.7% 9.5% 5.1% 0.6x
55   Winter Wren 11.0% 9.5% 1.5% 0.9x
56   Red-headed Woodpecker 10.8% 9.5% 1.3% 0.9x
57   Rock Pigeon 7.1% 9.5% 2.4% 1.3x
58   Herring Gull 6.1% 9.5% 3.4% 1.6x
59   Eastern Meadowlark 4.2% 9.5% 5.3% 2.2x
60   Savannah Sparrow 4.2% 9.5% 5.3% 2.3x
61   Horned Grebe 3.7% 9.5% 5.8% 2.5x
62   Sharp-shinned Hawk 2.0% 9.5% 7.5% 4.8x
63   Red-tailed Hawk 15.9% 4.8% 11.2% 0.3x
64   Fox Sparrow 6.4% 4.8% 1.6% 0.7x
65   Pine Siskin 6.0% 4.8% 1.2% 0.8x
66   American Kestrel 5.7% 4.8% 1.0% 0.8x
67   Cooper's Hawk 4.0% 4.8% 0.8% 1.2x
68   Fish Crow 3.2% 4.8% 1.6% 1.5x
69   Purple Finch 3.0% 4.8% 1.8% 1.6x
70   American Pipit 2.3% 4.8% 2.5% 2.1x
71   American Black Duck 2.1% 4.8% 2.6% 2.2x
72   Common Loon 1.7% 4.8% 3.1% 2.8x
73   House Sparrow 1.7% 4.8% 3.1% 2.9x
74   gull sp. 1.5% 4.8% 3.3% 3.2x
75   House Wren 1.3% 4.8% 3.5% 3.8x
76   Red-breasted Merganser 1.3% 4.8% 3.5% 3.8x
77   American Woodcock 1.2% 4.8% 3.5% 3.9x
78   Common Merganser 0.9% 4.8% 3.8% 5.1x
79   Blue-headed Vireo 0.8% 4.8% 4.0% 6.0x
80   Peregrine Falcon 0.5% 4.8% 4.2% 8.9x
81   White-winged Scoter 0.3% 4.8% 4.4% 14.0x
82   Eared Grebe 0.1% 4.8% 4.7% 46.1x
83   Tundra Swan 0.1% 4.8% 4.7% 76.8x
84   Osprey 0.0% 4.8% 4.8% 460.6x