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

based on 78 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Macedonia Lake/Speight Branch Greenway during the month of April. 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   Northern Cardinal 80.6% 85.9% 5.3% 1.1x
2   Canada Goose 49.2% 85.9% 36.7% 1.7x
3   Carolina Wren 70.2% 84.6% 14.4% 1.2x
4   Carolina Chickadee 66.8% 84.6% 17.8% 1.3x
5   Tufted Titmouse 70.0% 82.1% 12.0% 1.2x
6   Yellow-rumped Warbler 47.3% 82.1% 34.7% 1.7x
7   Red-bellied Woodpecker 58.8% 80.8% 22.0% 1.4x
8   Eastern Towhee 46.4% 80.8% 34.4% 1.7x
9   American Robin 42.8% 80.8% 37.9% 1.9x
10   Mallard 31.0% 80.8% 49.8% 2.6x
11   American Goldfinch 43.9% 79.5% 35.5% 1.8x
12   Chipping Sparrow 42.1% 79.5% 37.3% 1.9x
13   American Crow 56.3% 76.9% 20.6% 1.4x
14   Eastern Phoebe 33.0% 76.9% 43.9% 2.3x
15   Song Sparrow 21.7% 76.9% 55.2% 3.5x
16   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 30.4% 74.4% 43.9% 2.4x
17   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 62.1% 71.8% 9.7% 1.2x
18   White-throated Sparrow 56.1% 71.8% 15.7% 1.3x
19   Blue Jay 50.2% 71.8% 21.6% 1.4x
20   Mourning Dove 46.2% 71.8% 25.6% 1.6x
21   Brown Thrasher 20.6% 71.8% 51.2% 3.5x
22   House Finch 25.0% 69.2% 44.2% 2.8x
23   European Starling 21.6% 69.2% 47.7% 3.2x
24   Brown-headed Nuthatch 31.3% 67.9% 36.7% 2.2x
25   Northern Mockingbird 28.5% 67.9% 39.4% 2.4x
26   Red-shouldered Hawk 32.3% 66.7% 34.3% 2.1x
27   Pine Warbler 42.7% 65.4% 22.6% 1.5x
28   Downy Woodpecker 38.9% 64.1% 25.2% 1.6x
29   Green Heron 6.8% 62.8% 56.0% 9.3x
30   Eastern Bluebird 48.0% 60.3% 12.3% 1.3x
31   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 32.5% 57.7% 25.2% 1.8x
32   Common Grackle 27.9% 57.7% 29.8% 2.1x
33   Gray Catbird 19.4% 56.4% 37.0% 2.9x
34   Great Blue Heron 45.6% 55.1% 9.6% 1.2x
35   Great Crested Flycatcher 19.3% 55.1% 35.8% 2.9x
36   Barn Swallow 18.7% 53.8% 35.2% 2.9x
37   White-eyed Vireo 35.9% 52.6% 16.7% 1.5x
38   Belted Kingfisher 19.1% 52.6% 33.4% 2.7x
39   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.3% 50.0% 14.7% 1.4x
40   Fish Crow 35.3% 50.0% 14.7% 1.4x
41   White-breasted Nuthatch 21.9% 48.7% 26.8% 2.2x
42   Common Yellowthroat 33.0% 42.3% 9.3% 1.3x
43   Red-eyed Vireo 29.6% 42.3% 12.8% 1.4x
44   Turkey Vulture 43.4% 39.7% 3.7% 0.9x
45   Northern Parula 36.2% 34.6% 1.5% 1.0x
46   Northern Flicker 14.0% 32.1% 18.0% 2.3x
47   Cedar Waxwing 6.6% 30.8% 24.1% 4.6x
48   Black-and-white Warbler 14.3% 28.2% 13.9% 2.0x
49   Chimney Swift 13.3% 28.2% 14.9% 2.1x
50   House Wren 10.2% 28.2% 18.0% 2.8x
51   Purple Martin 5.9% 23.1% 17.2% 3.9x
52   Pine Siskin 4.4% 23.1% 18.7% 5.3x
53   Eastern Kingbird 12.0% 21.8% 9.8% 1.8x
54   Northern Waterthrush 3.6% 20.5% 16.9% 5.7x
55   House Sparrow 2.4% 20.5% 18.1% 8.5x
56   Killdeer 16.7% 19.2% 2.5% 1.2x
57   Hairy Woodpecker 8.8% 19.2% 10.4% 2.2x
58   Prairie Warbler 8.2% 19.2% 11.0% 2.3x
59   Rock Pigeon 5.7% 19.2% 13.6% 3.4x
60   Pileated Woodpecker 20.2% 17.9% 2.3% 0.9x
61   Summer Tanager 13.8% 16.7% 2.8% 1.2x
62   Black-throated Blue Warbler 6.5% 16.7% 10.1% 2.6x
63   Double-crested Cormorant 26.7% 15.4% 11.4% 0.6x
64   Swamp Sparrow 13.4% 15.4% 2.0% 1.1x
65   American Redstart 8.3% 15.4% 7.1% 1.9x
66   Black Vulture 19.9% 14.1% 5.8% 0.7x
67   Field Sparrow 11.7% 14.1% 2.4% 1.2x
68   Hermit Thrush 8.6% 12.8% 4.3% 1.5x
69   Spotted Sandpiper 7.7% 12.8% 5.1% 1.7x
70   Yellow Warbler 2.6% 11.5% 8.9% 4.4x
71   Tree Swallow 11.7% 10.3% 1.5% 0.9x
72   Acadian Flycatcher 2.5% 10.3% 7.8% 4.2x
73   Red-tailed Hawk 13.9% 9.0% 4.9% 0.6x
74   Bald Eagle 11.8% 9.0% 2.9% 0.8x
75   Cooper's Hawk 3.7% 9.0% 5.3% 2.4x
76   Red-winged Blackbird 25.8% 7.7% 18.1% 0.3x
77   Yellow-throated Warbler 18.9% 7.7% 11.2% 0.4x
78   Indigo Bunting 11.9% 7.7% 4.2% 0.6x
79   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 8.5% 7.7% 0.8% 0.9x
80   Wood Thrush 8.1% 7.7% 0.4% 1.0x
81   Blue Grosbeak 8.0% 7.7% 0.3% 1.0x
82   Osprey 16.7% 6.4% 10.3% 0.4x
83   Red-headed Woodpecker 14.1% 6.4% 7.7% 0.5x
84   Hooded Warbler 8.7% 6.4% 2.2% 0.7x
85   Scarlet Tanager 4.3% 6.4% 2.1% 1.5x
86   Ovenbird 19.3% 5.1% 14.2% 0.3x
87   Orchard Oriole 6.4% 5.1% 1.3% 0.8x
88   Yellow-throated Vireo 5.1% 5.1% 0.1% 1.0x
89   Palm Warbler 8.7% 3.8% 4.8% 0.4x
90   Solitary Sandpiper 5.8% 3.8% 2.0% 0.7x
91   Ruddy Duck 3.3% 3.8% 0.5% 1.2x
92   Yellow-breasted Chat 2.6% 3.8% 1.3% 1.5x
93   Black-crowned Night-Heron 0.1% 3.8% 3.8% 49.7x
94   Louisiana Waterthrush 10.1% 2.6% 7.5% 0.3x
95   Barred Owl 8.8% 2.6% 6.3% 0.3x
96   Ring-billed Gull 7.5% 2.6% 5.0% 0.3x
97   Eastern Wood-Pewee 1.6% 2.6% 1.0% 1.6x
98   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 1.4% 2.6% 1.1% 1.8x
99   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 1.2% 2.6% 1.4% 2.2x
100   Baltimore Oriole 0.5% 2.6% 2.0% 4.7x
101   Blackpoll Warbler 0.3% 2.6% 2.3% 10.1x
102   Dark-eyed Junco 4.7% 1.3% 3.4% 0.3x
103   Cliff Swallow 3.3% 1.3% 2.0% 0.4x
104   Pied-billed Grebe 2.6% 1.3% 1.3% 0.5x
105   Worm-eating Warbler 2.4% 1.3% 1.1% 0.5x
106   Hooded Merganser 2.4% 1.3% 1.1% 0.5x
107   Bufflehead 1.8% 1.3% 0.5% 0.7x
108   Veery 1.5% 1.3% 0.2% 0.8x
109   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1.5% 1.3% 0.2% 0.9x
110   Winter Wren 1.3% 1.3% 0.1% 1.0x
111   Swainson's Thrush 1.0% 1.3% 0.3% 1.3x
112   Golden-crowned Kinglet 0.9% 1.3% 0.4% 1.4x
113   Broad-winged Hawk 0.9% 1.3% 0.4% 1.4x
114   Black-throated Green Warbler 0.6% 1.3% 0.7% 2.1x
115   Mute Swan 0.6% 1.3% 0.7% 2.2x
116   Cape May Warbler 0.5% 1.3% 0.8% 2.8x
117   Magnolia Warbler 0.2% 1.3% 1.1% 7.0x
118   Bay-breasted Warbler 0.0% 1.3% 1.3% 91.0x