Bird Finder

Top Birds at Apex Nature Park in May
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 12 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Apex Nature 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   Northern Cardinal 79.4% 91.7% 12.2% 1.2x
2   American Robin 38.0% 75.0% 37.0% 2.0x
3   Chipping Sparrow 37.1% 75.0% 37.9% 2.0x
4   Carolina Wren 70.0% 66.7% 3.4% 1.0x
5   Red-bellied Woodpecker 55.1% 66.7% 11.5% 1.2x
6   Tufted Titmouse 64.7% 58.3% 6.4% 0.9x
7   Carolina Chickadee 60.5% 58.3% 2.2% 1.0x
8   American Crow 56.7% 58.3% 1.7% 1.0x
9   Red-eyed Vireo 51.4% 58.3% 6.9% 1.1x
10   Summer Tanager 37.8% 58.3% 20.5% 1.5x
11   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.6% 58.3% 27.8% 1.9x
12   Eastern Wood-Pewee 21.6% 58.3% 36.7% 2.7x
13   Eastern Bluebird 49.4% 50.0% 0.6% 1.0x
14   Great Crested Flycatcher 48.0% 50.0% 2.0% 1.0x
15   Downy Woodpecker 39.2% 50.0% 10.8% 1.3x
16   Pine Warbler 39.0% 50.0% 11.0% 1.3x
17   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 56.4% 41.7% 14.8% 0.7x
18   American Goldfinch 43.5% 41.7% 1.8% 1.0x
19   Eastern Towhee 37.8% 41.7% 3.9% 1.1x
20   Northern Parula 36.3% 41.7% 5.4% 1.1x
21   White-breasted Nuthatch 23.6% 41.7% 18.0% 1.8x
22   Turkey Vulture 39.4% 33.3% 6.1% 0.8x
23   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.8% 33.3% 2.5% 0.9x
24   Red-shouldered Hawk 31.6% 33.3% 1.7% 1.1x
25   Acadian Flycatcher 26.7% 33.3% 6.6% 1.2x
26   Mourning Dove 49.3% 25.0% 24.3% 0.5x
27   Blue Jay 44.5% 25.0% 19.5% 0.6x
28   Common Yellowthroat 40.7% 25.0% 15.7% 0.6x
29   Northern Mockingbird 31.4% 25.0% 6.4% 0.8x
30   Chimney Swift 28.8% 25.0% 3.8% 0.9x
31   House Finch 27.2% 25.0% 2.2% 0.9x
32   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 19.0% 25.0% 6.0% 1.3x
33   Red-tailed Hawk 14.1% 25.0% 10.9% 1.8x
34   Red-headed Woodpecker 11.1% 25.0% 13.9% 2.2x
35   Hairy Woodpecker 8.3% 25.0% 16.7% 3.0x
36   Great Blue Heron 48.0% 16.7% 31.3% 0.3x
37   Common Grackle 36.9% 16.7% 20.3% 0.5x
38   Fish Crow 33.2% 16.7% 16.6% 0.5x
39   White-eyed Vireo 31.9% 16.7% 15.3% 0.5x
40   Gray Catbird 31.3% 16.7% 14.7% 0.5x
41   American Redstart 22.6% 16.7% 5.9% 0.7x
42   Black Vulture 21.2% 16.7% 4.5% 0.8x
43   Pileated Woodpecker 19.4% 16.7% 2.7% 0.9x
44   Ovenbird 18.7% 16.7% 2.1% 0.9x
45   Wood Thrush 14.2% 16.7% 2.5% 1.2x
46   Northern Flicker 9.2% 16.7% 7.4% 1.8x
47   Canada Goose 42.4% 8.3% 34.0% 0.2x
48   Eastern Phoebe 34.0% 8.3% 25.6% 0.2x
49   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 33.3% 8.3% 25.0% 0.3x
50   Mallard 30.4% 8.3% 22.1% 0.3x
51   Red-winged Blackbird 27.2% 8.3% 18.8% 0.3x
52   European Starling 22.7% 8.3% 14.4% 0.4x
53   Killdeer 20.0% 8.3% 11.7% 0.4x
54   Brown Thrasher 16.8% 8.3% 8.5% 0.5x
55   Black-and-white Warbler 15.4% 8.3% 7.1% 0.5x
56   Yellow-throated Warbler 14.8% 8.3% 6.5% 0.6x
57   Black-throated Blue Warbler 14.7% 8.3% 6.4% 0.6x
58   Scarlet Tanager 12.1% 8.3% 3.8% 0.7x
59   Hooded Warbler 11.1% 8.3% 2.7% 0.8x
60   Purple Martin 10.1% 8.3% 1.7% 0.8x
61   White-throated Sparrow 7.5% 8.3% 0.8% 1.1x
62   Yellow-throated Vireo 6.4% 8.3% 1.9% 1.3x
63   Cooper's Hawk 2.7% 8.3% 5.6% 3.0x
64   Hermit Thrush 0.3% 8.3% 8.0% 25.2x