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Top Birds at Macedonia Lake/Speight Branch Greenway in December
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 16 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Macedonia Lake/Speight Branch 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   American Crow 58.0% 93.8% 35.7% 1.6x
2   Northern Cardinal 62.8% 87.5% 24.7% 1.4x
3   Tufted Titmouse 58.3% 87.5% 29.2% 1.5x
4   Great Blue Heron 42.5% 87.5% 45.0% 2.1x
5   Carolina Wren 67.8% 75.0% 7.2% 1.1x
6   Red-bellied Woodpecker 57.9% 75.0% 17.1% 1.3x
7   Eastern Bluebird 49.2% 75.0% 25.8% 1.5x
8   Yellow-rumped Warbler 36.3% 75.0% 38.7% 2.1x
9   Carolina Chickadee 64.3% 68.8% 4.4% 1.1x
10   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 49.7% 68.8% 19.1% 1.4x
11   Brown-headed Nuthatch 34.1% 68.8% 34.6% 2.0x
12   Mallard 30.5% 68.8% 38.3% 2.3x
13   White-throated Sparrow 61.5% 62.5% 1.0% 1.0x
14   Song Sparrow 53.8% 62.5% 8.7% 1.2x
15   American Goldfinch 40.7% 62.5% 21.8% 1.5x
16   American Robin 36.1% 62.5% 26.4% 1.7x
17   Double-crested Cormorant 29.0% 62.5% 33.5% 2.2x
18   Belted Kingfisher 24.0% 62.5% 38.5% 2.6x
19   House Finch 23.8% 62.5% 38.7% 2.6x
20   Downy Woodpecker 48.8% 56.2% 7.5% 1.2x
21   White-breasted Nuthatch 34.5% 56.2% 21.8% 1.6x
22   Golden-crowned Kinglet 32.4% 56.2% 23.9% 1.7x
23   Canada Goose 31.9% 56.2% 24.4% 1.8x
24   Eastern Towhee 39.1% 43.8% 4.6% 1.1x
25   Northern Flicker 38.3% 43.8% 5.4% 1.1x
26   Dark-eyed Junco 36.4% 43.8% 7.4% 1.2x
27   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 31.0% 43.8% 12.8% 1.4x
28   Ring-billed Gull 29.0% 43.8% 14.7% 1.5x
29   Red-shouldered Hawk 28.2% 43.8% 15.5% 1.6x
30   Pine Warbler 18.2% 43.8% 25.6% 2.4x
31   Blue Jay 46.7% 37.5% 9.2% 0.8x
32   Northern Mockingbird 32.6% 37.5% 4.9% 1.2x
33   Pied-billed Grebe 20.1% 37.5% 17.4% 1.9x
34   Brown Thrasher 19.4% 37.5% 18.1% 1.9x
35   European Starling 15.9% 37.5% 21.6% 2.4x
36   Eastern Phoebe 28.6% 31.2% 2.7% 1.1x
37   Mourning Dove 24.3% 31.2% 6.9% 1.3x
38   Chipping Sparrow 20.6% 31.2% 10.7% 1.5x
39   Hermit Thrush 22.3% 25.0% 2.7% 1.1x
40   Hooded Merganser 19.5% 25.0% 5.5% 1.3x
41   Bufflehead 14.6% 25.0% 10.4% 1.7x
42   Turkey Vulture 36.4% 18.8% 17.6% 0.5x
43   Pileated Woodpecker 15.7% 18.8% 3.1% 1.2x
44   Pine Siskin 9.3% 18.8% 9.5% 2.0x
45   Common Grackle 5.8% 18.8% 13.0% 3.3x
46   House Wren 2.8% 18.8% 15.9% 6.6x
47   Black Vulture 17.6% 12.5% 5.1% 0.7x
48   Red-tailed Hawk 16.6% 12.5% 4.1% 0.8x
49   Red-winged Blackbird 14.7% 12.5% 2.2% 0.9x
50   Cooper's Hawk 4.8% 12.5% 7.7% 2.6x
51   Red-breasted Nuthatch 4.1% 12.5% 8.4% 3.0x
52   Swamp Sparrow 17.0% 6.2% 10.7% 0.4x
53   Ruddy Duck 15.5% 6.2% 9.2% 0.4x
54   Winter Wren 15.2% 6.2% 8.9% 0.4x
55   Red-headed Woodpecker 12.7% 6.2% 6.4% 0.5x
56   Hairy Woodpecker 12.0% 6.2% 5.8% 0.5x
57   Brown Creeper 11.1% 6.2% 4.8% 0.6x
58   Brown-headed Cowbird 5.8% 6.2% 0.4% 1.1x
59   Savannah Sparrow 4.8% 6.2% 1.5% 1.3x
60   Barred Owl 3.0% 6.2% 3.2% 2.1x
61   gull sp. 1.8% 6.2% 4.4% 3.5x
62   duck sp. 1.2% 6.2% 5.1% 5.4x
63   Mallard x American Black Duck (hybrid) 0.1% 6.2% 6.2% 78.0x