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Top Birds at Duke University--Reclamation Pond in October
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 33 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Duke University--Reclamation Pond during the month of October. 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   Song Sparrow 34.6% 90.9% 56.3% 2.6x
2   Northern Mockingbird 42.7% 78.8% 36.1% 1.8x
3   Carolina Wren 75.3% 75.8% 0.5% 1.0x
4   Brown-headed Nuthatch 36.8% 75.8% 38.9% 2.1x
5   American Goldfinch 33.3% 69.7% 36.4% 2.1x
6   Northern Cardinal 72.3% 63.6% 8.6% 0.9x
7   Red-bellied Woodpecker 68.9% 63.6% 5.3% 0.9x
8   Eastern Phoebe 53.9% 60.6% 6.7% 1.1x
9   Eastern Towhee 37.6% 57.6% 20.0% 1.5x
10   Blue Jay 70.8% 54.5% 16.2% 0.8x
11   Carolina Chickadee 71.1% 45.5% 25.6% 0.6x
12   Great Blue Heron 42.9% 45.5% 2.6% 1.1x
13   Pine Warbler 35.2% 39.4% 4.2% 1.1x
14   Mallard 22.2% 39.4% 17.2% 1.8x
15   Eastern Bluebird 53.8% 36.4% 17.4% 0.7x
16   Pied-billed Grebe 7.3% 30.3% 23.0% 4.1x
17   American Crow 68.4% 27.3% 41.2% 0.4x
18   Common Yellowthroat 18.2% 27.3% 9.0% 1.5x
19   Turkey Vulture 43.8% 24.2% 19.6% 0.6x
20   House Finch 29.1% 24.2% 4.8% 0.8x
21   White-throated Sparrow 23.9% 24.2% 0.3% 1.0x
22   Downy Woodpecker 57.7% 21.2% 36.4% 0.4x
23   Tufted Titmouse 65.5% 18.2% 47.3% 0.3x
24   Northern Flicker 55.0% 18.2% 36.8% 0.3x
25   Mourning Dove 28.4% 18.2% 10.2% 0.6x
26   Killdeer 23.4% 18.2% 5.2% 0.8x
27   White-breasted Nuthatch 35.6% 15.2% 20.4% 0.4x
28   Yellow-rumped Warbler 32.8% 15.2% 17.7% 0.5x
29   American Robin 35.8% 12.1% 23.7% 0.3x
30   Chipping Sparrow 22.7% 12.1% 10.6% 0.5x
31   Green Heron 1.0% 12.1% 11.1% 12.0x
32   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 32.7% 9.1% 23.6% 0.3x
33   Belted Kingfisher 29.9% 9.1% 20.8% 0.3x
34   Red-tailed Hawk 12.4% 9.1% 3.3% 0.7x
35   Red-shouldered Hawk 35.5% 6.1% 29.4% 0.2x
36   Brown Thrasher 32.5% 6.1% 26.4% 0.2x
37   Double-crested Cormorant 20.3% 6.1% 14.3% 0.3x
38   Palm Warbler 17.2% 6.1% 11.1% 0.4x
39   Tree Swallow 1.5% 6.1% 4.5% 4.0x
40   Black Vulture 21.8% 3.0% 18.8% 0.1x
41   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 18.6% 3.0% 15.6% 0.2x
42   Fish Crow 17.7% 3.0% 14.6% 0.2x
43   Brown-headed Cowbird 8.9% 3.0% 5.9% 0.3x
44   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 8.1% 3.0% 5.1% 0.4x
45   swallow sp. 0.3% 3.0% 2.8% 12.1x