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Top Birds at Lake Crabtree County Park in May
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 427 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Lake Crabtree County Park 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   Great Blue Heron 46.6% 86.9% 40.3% 1.9x
2   Mallard 28.8% 76.3% 47.6% 2.7x
3   Canada Goose 41.5% 65.6% 24.1% 1.6x
4   Northern Cardinal 80.0% 62.3% 17.7% 0.8x
5   Red-winged Blackbird 26.0% 59.0% 33.0% 2.3x
6   Spotted Sandpiper 14.8% 58.5% 43.8% 4.0x
7   Double-crested Cormorant 17.7% 57.1% 39.4% 3.2x
8   Tufted Titmouse 65.1% 54.1% 11.0% 0.8x
9   Carolina Wren 70.6% 53.6% 17.0% 0.8x
10   Carolina Chickadee 60.9% 50.1% 10.7% 0.8x
11   Eastern Bluebird 49.4% 49.6% 0.2% 1.0x
12   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 32.7% 48.7% 16.0% 1.5x
13   Mourning Dove 49.4% 47.1% 2.3% 1.0x
14   Eastern Kingbird 25.7% 46.6% 20.9% 1.8x
15   American Robin 37.7% 46.4% 8.7% 1.2x
16   Great Crested Flycatcher 48.1% 44.5% 3.6% 0.9x
17   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 56.9% 42.9% 14.0% 0.8x
18   Summer Tanager 37.7% 42.2% 4.5% 1.1x
19   American Crow 57.2% 41.7% 15.5% 0.7x
20   Barn Swallow 31.0% 41.5% 10.5% 1.3x
21   Pine Warbler 39.0% 40.7% 1.8% 1.0x
22   Osprey 14.6% 40.3% 25.7% 2.8x
23   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.7% 38.9% 3.2% 1.1x
24   Red-eyed Vireo 51.9% 37.9% 13.9% 0.7x
25   American Goldfinch 43.7% 37.5% 6.2% 0.9x
26   Killdeer 19.4% 37.5% 18.1% 1.9x
27   Blue Jay 44.7% 36.8% 7.9% 0.8x
28   Turkey Vulture 39.6% 33.7% 5.9% 0.9x
29   Tree Swallow 12.5% 33.3% 20.8% 2.7x
30   Red-bellied Woodpecker 56.0% 32.1% 23.9% 0.6x
31   Common Grackle 37.2% 29.7% 7.4% 0.8x
32   Semipalmated Sandpiper 2.2% 29.5% 27.3% 13.3x
33   Fish Crow 33.4% 27.2% 6.3% 0.8x
34   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.7% 27.2% 3.5% 0.9x
35   Least Sandpiper 4.6% 24.8% 20.3% 5.4x
36   Bald Eagle 9.9% 24.6% 14.7% 2.5x
37   Black Vulture 21.1% 23.7% 2.6% 1.1x
38   Common Yellowthroat 41.3% 23.0% 18.4% 0.6x
39   Downy Woodpecker 39.9% 21.3% 18.6% 0.5x
40   White-breasted Nuthatch 23.7% 21.3% 2.4% 0.9x
41   Chipping Sparrow 37.7% 21.1% 16.7% 0.6x
42   Orchard Oriole 15.1% 19.2% 4.1% 1.3x
43   Northern Mockingbird 31.8% 18.3% 13.5% 0.6x
44   Red-necked Phalarope 0.8% 18.3% 17.5% 22.4x
45   Eastern Phoebe 34.5% 18.0% 16.5% 0.5x
46   Greater Yellowlegs 0.7% 17.6% 16.8% 24.5x
47   Indigo Bunting 45.8% 17.3% 28.5% 0.4x
48   Semipalmated Plover 1.8% 16.9% 15.0% 9.2x
49   White-rumped Sandpiper 0.4% 15.2% 14.8% 38.2x
50   Northern Parula 37.0% 15.0% 22.0% 0.4x
51   Yellow-rumped Warbler 11.1% 14.5% 3.4% 1.3x
52   Chimney Swift 29.3% 14.3% 15.0% 0.5x
53   European Starling 23.0% 13.8% 9.2% 0.6x
54   Purple Martin 9.9% 13.8% 3.9% 1.4x
55   Blue Grosbeak 23.7% 13.6% 10.1% 0.6x
56   Ring-billed Gull 1.5% 12.2% 10.7% 8.2x
57   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 19.3% 11.9% 7.3% 0.6x
58   Gray Catbird 32.0% 11.5% 20.5% 0.4x
59   House Finch 27.7% 11.0% 16.7% 0.4x
60   Belted Kingfisher 12.0% 10.3% 1.7% 0.9x
61   Red-shouldered Hawk 32.4% 9.8% 22.5% 0.3x
62   Red-tailed Hawk 14.2% 9.6% 4.6% 0.7x
63   Eastern Towhee 38.8% 9.1% 29.7% 0.2x
64   Ovenbird 19.1% 8.9% 10.2% 0.5x
65   American Redstart 23.0% 8.7% 14.4% 0.4x
66   Caspian Tern 0.7% 8.2% 7.5% 11.1x
67   Yellow Warbler 7.9% 7.7% 0.1% 1.0x
68   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 12.2% 7.5% 4.7% 0.6x
69   Lesser Yellowlegs 1.2% 7.5% 6.3% 6.4x
70   Hairy Woodpecker 8.4% 7.3% 1.1% 0.9x
71   Bank Swallow 1.0% 7.3% 6.2% 7.1x
72   Eastern Wood-Pewee 22.2% 7.0% 15.2% 0.3x
73   Black-and-white Warbler 15.7% 7.0% 8.7% 0.4x
74   Blackpoll Warbler 7.5% 7.0% 0.5% 0.9x
75   Black-throated Blue Warbler 15.0% 6.8% 8.2% 0.5x
76   Cedar Waxwing 13.3% 5.6% 7.6% 0.4x
77   Wood Thrush 14.5% 5.4% 9.1% 0.4x
78   House Wren 9.3% 5.4% 3.9% 0.6x
79   Common Loon 0.3% 5.4% 5.1% 18.9x
80   Wood Duck 13.0% 5.2% 7.8% 0.4x
81   Solitary Sandpiper 8.1% 5.2% 3.0% 0.6x
82   Brown Thrasher 17.2% 4.9% 12.3% 0.3x
83   Acadian Flycatcher 27.5% 4.4% 23.1% 0.2x
84   Scarlet Tanager 12.4% 4.4% 7.9% 0.4x
85   Cattle Egret 0.0% 4.4% 4.4% 273.4x
86   Northern Flicker 9.4% 4.2% 5.2% 0.4x
87   crow sp. 1.7% 3.7% 2.0% 2.2x
88   Song Sparrow 14.5% 3.5% 11.0% 0.2x
89   White-throated Sparrow 7.7% 3.5% 4.2% 0.5x
90   Pine Siskin 0.8% 3.5% 2.7% 4.5x
91   Common Tern 0.2% 3.5% 3.3% 18.8x
92   Savannah Sparrow 1.2% 3.3% 2.1% 2.8x
93   Laughing Gull 0.2% 3.3% 3.1% 15.5x
94   Pileated Woodpecker 19.9% 3.0% 16.9% 0.2x
95   White-eyed Vireo 32.9% 2.8% 30.1% 0.1x
96   Cliff Swallow 5.6% 2.8% 2.8% 0.5x
97   peep sp. 0.9% 2.8% 1.9% 3.2x
98   Yellow-throated Warbler 15.2% 2.6% 12.7% 0.2x
99   Hooded Warbler 11.4% 2.3% 9.0% 0.2x
100   Hooded Merganser 1.6% 2.3% 0.7% 1.4x
101   Red-headed Woodpecker 11.5% 2.1% 9.4% 0.2x
102   Dunlin 0.6% 2.1% 1.6% 3.8x
103   Northern Waterthrush 7.5% 1.9% 5.6% 0.2x
104   Swainson's Thrush 6.6% 1.9% 4.8% 0.3x
105   Swamp Sparrow 1.9% 1.9% 0.0% 1.0x
106   Pectoral Sandpiper 0.2% 1.9% 1.7% 12.1x
107   Black-necked Stilt 0.1% 1.9% 1.8% 28.8x
108   Prairie Warbler 7.9% 1.6% 6.3% 0.2x
109   Yellow-throated Vireo 6.6% 1.6% 4.9% 0.2x
110   Bobolink 3.1% 1.6% 1.5% 0.5x
111   Great Egret 2.4% 1.6% 0.7% 0.7x
112   Ruddy Duck 0.3% 1.6% 1.4% 5.8x
113   Black-bellied Plover 0.2% 1.6% 1.5% 10.1x
114   Green Heron 11.0% 1.4% 9.6% 0.1x
115   Magnolia Warbler 3.7% 1.4% 2.3% 0.4x
116   swallow sp. 1.2% 1.4% 0.2% 1.2x
117   Blue-winged Teal 0.3% 1.4% 1.1% 4.0x
118   Black Tern 0.1% 1.4% 1.3% 12.3x
119   Rock Pigeon 6.7% 1.2% 5.6% 0.2x
120   Cooper's Hawk 2.8% 1.2% 1.6% 0.4x
121   Worm-eating Warbler 1.1% 1.2% 0.0% 1.0x
122   duck sp. 0.5% 1.2% 0.6% 2.2x
123   Herring Gull 0.1% 1.2% 1.1% 16.0x
124   Horned Grebe 0.0% 1.2% 1.1% 28.8x
125   Lesser Scaup 0.0% 1.2% 1.1% 48.0x
126   Veery 3.6% 0.9% 2.7% 0.3x
127   Blue-headed Vireo 1.1% 0.9% 0.2% 0.8x
128   Red-breasted Merganser 0.2% 0.9% 0.7% 4.6x
129   Northern Shoveler 0.1% 0.9% 0.9% 12.8x
130   Yellow-breasted Chat 11.4% 0.7% 10.7% 0.1x
131   Barred Owl 8.3% 0.7% 7.6% 0.1x
132   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 2.4% 0.7% 1.7% 0.3x
133   Warbling Vireo 1.9% 0.7% 1.2% 0.4x
134   Chestnut-sided Warbler 1.6% 0.7% 0.9% 0.4x
135   Palm Warbler 0.9% 0.7% 0.2% 0.8x
136   Snowy Egret 0.2% 0.7% 0.5% 3.1x
137   Western Sandpiper 0.2% 0.7% 0.5% 3.6x
138   Eastern Meadowlark 8.6% 0.5% 8.1% 0.1x
139   Graylag Goose 0.4% 0.5% 0.0% 1.1x
140   Downy/Hairy Woodpecker 0.3% 0.5% 0.2% 1.6x
141   Blackburnian Warbler 0.3% 0.5% 0.2% 1.8x
142   Buteo sp. 0.3% 0.5% 0.2% 1.9x
143   American Coot 0.2% 0.5% 0.3% 2.2x
144   Ring-necked Duck 0.1% 0.5% 0.3% 3.6x
145   Ruddy Turnstone 0.1% 0.5% 0.4% 5.8x
146   Pied-billed Grebe 0.1% 0.5% 0.4% 5.8x
147   Least Tern 0.1% 0.5% 0.4% 6.4x
148   Sterna sp. 0.0% 0.5% 0.4% 14.4x
149   Prothonotary Warbler 17.0% 0.2% 16.8% 0.0x
150   Louisiana Waterthrush 7.6% 0.2% 7.3% 0.0x
151   House Sparrow 3.4% 0.2% 3.2% 0.1x
152   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1.6% 0.2% 1.3% 0.2x
153   Muscovy Duck 1.4% 0.2% 1.1% 0.2x
154   Baltimore Oriole 1.0% 0.2% 0.8% 0.2x
155   Black-throated Green Warbler 0.6% 0.2% 0.4% 0.4x
156   warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.) 0.6% 0.2% 0.3% 0.4x
157   Gray-cheeked Thrush 0.5% 0.2% 0.3% 0.4x
158   Canada Warbler 0.5% 0.2% 0.2% 0.5x
159   Hermit Thrush 0.3% 0.2% 0.1% 0.7x
160   Blue-winged Warbler 0.3% 0.2% 0.1% 0.8x
161   Empidonax sp. 0.3% 0.2% 0.0% 0.8x
162   Merlin 0.2% 0.2% 0.1% 1.3x
163   Catharus sp. 0.2% 0.2% 0.1% 1.4x
164   woodpecker sp. 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 2.1x
165   Domestic goose sp. (Domestic type) 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 2.1x
166   Mallard x American Black Duck (hybrid) 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 2.4x
167   Willet 0.1% 0.2% 0.2% 3.6x
168   Forster's Tern 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 4.8x
169   Cerulean Warbler 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 5.8x
170   Gadwall 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 14.4x
171   Short-billed/Long-billed Dowitcher 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 28.8x
172   Alder Flycatcher 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 28.8x
173   Northern Pintail 0% 0.2% 0.2%
174   Piping Plover 0% 0.2% 0.2%