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Top Birds at Lake Crabtree Dam in October
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 146 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Lake Crabtree Dam 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   Great Blue Heron 42.5% 70.5% 28.1% 1.7x
2   Carolina Wren 75.4% 65.1% 10.3% 0.9x
3   Eastern Phoebe 53.7% 65.1% 11.3% 1.2x
4   Mallard 21.7% 65.1% 43.4% 3.0x
5   Double-crested Cormorant 19.7% 64.4% 44.7% 3.3x
6   Blue Jay 70.8% 63.7% 7.1% 0.9x
7   Northern Cardinal 72.4% 63.0% 9.4% 0.9x
8   Carolina Chickadee 71.2% 55.5% 15.8% 0.8x
9   Belted Kingfisher 29.5% 54.8% 25.3% 1.9x
10   American Crow 68.6% 50.0% 18.6% 0.7x
11   Tufted Titmouse 65.6% 49.3% 16.3% 0.8x
12   Northern Mockingbird 42.8% 44.5% 1.7% 1.0x
13   Downy Woodpecker 57.7% 43.8% 13.9% 0.8x
14   Red-bellied Woodpecker 69.3% 43.2% 26.1% 0.6x
15   Killdeer 23.1% 41.8% 18.7% 1.8x
16   Great Egret 15.3% 41.1% 25.8% 2.7x
17   Turkey Vulture 43.8% 40.4% 3.4% 0.9x
18   House Finch 28.9% 37.7% 8.7% 1.3x
19   Eastern Towhee 37.7% 34.9% 2.7% 0.9x
20   Brown-headed Nuthatch 37.0% 32.9% 4.1% 0.9x
21   Red-shouldered Hawk 35.4% 32.2% 3.2% 0.9x
22   Song Sparrow 34.8% 32.2% 2.7% 0.9x
23   Mourning Dove 28.3% 30.8% 2.5% 1.1x
24   Bald Eagle 15.0% 30.8% 15.9% 2.1x
25   Pied-billed Grebe 7.1% 30.8% 23.7% 4.4x
26   Gray Catbird 28.5% 30.1% 1.6% 1.1x
27   Eastern Bluebird 54.1% 29.5% 24.6% 0.5x
28   Canada Goose 25.9% 27.4% 1.5% 1.1x
29   Northern Flicker 55.3% 26.7% 28.6% 0.5x
30   Pine Warbler 35.3% 26.0% 9.3% 0.7x
31   American Redstart 16.0% 25.3% 9.3% 1.6x
32   Yellow-rumped Warbler 32.9% 21.9% 11.0% 0.7x
33   Northern Parula 21.5% 20.5% 1.0% 1.0x
34   American Goldfinch 33.7% 19.9% 13.8% 0.6x
35   Brown Thrasher 32.6% 19.9% 12.7% 0.6x
36   Black Vulture 21.8% 18.5% 3.3% 0.8x
37   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 32.8% 17.8% 15.0% 0.5x
38   American Robin 36.0% 17.1% 18.9% 0.5x
39   White-throated Sparrow 24.0% 16.4% 7.6% 0.7x
40   Red-tailed Hawk 12.4% 14.4% 2.0% 1.2x
41   Spotted Sandpiper 1.5% 14.4% 12.9% 9.7x
42   Common Yellowthroat 18.3% 13.7% 4.6% 0.7x
43   Magnolia Warbler 12.1% 13.0% 0.9% 1.1x
44   Black-throated Blue Warbler 13.2% 11.0% 2.2% 0.8x
45   Chimney Swift 12.3% 8.2% 4.1% 0.7x
46   Osprey 7.4% 8.2% 0.8% 1.1x
47   White-breasted Nuthatch 35.9% 7.5% 28.4% 0.2x
48   Cape May Warbler 13.0% 7.5% 5.5% 0.6x
49   Red-eyed Vireo 7.5% 7.5% 0.0% 1.0x
50   Eastern Wood-Pewee 13.7% 6.8% 6.9% 0.5x
51   House Wren 8.1% 6.8% 1.2% 0.8x
52   Cooper's Hawk 7.7% 6.8% 0.9% 0.9x
53   Chipping Sparrow 22.9% 6.2% 16.8% 0.3x
54   Tree Swallow 1.5% 6.2% 4.7% 4.2x
55   Common Grackle 14.2% 5.5% 8.7% 0.4x
56   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 8.1% 5.5% 2.7% 0.7x
57   Golden-crowned Kinglet 15.2% 4.8% 10.4% 0.3x
58   Indigo Bunting 8.4% 4.8% 3.6% 0.6x
59   Blue Grosbeak 2.2% 4.8% 2.6% 2.2x
60   Black-and-white Warbler 12.8% 4.1% 8.7% 0.3x
61   Great Horned Owl 0.7% 4.1% 3.4% 5.8x
62   Palm Warbler 17.3% 3.4% 13.9% 0.2x
63   Swamp Sparrow 10.0% 3.4% 6.5% 0.3x
64   Greater Yellowlegs 1.8% 3.4% 1.6% 1.9x
65   Ring-necked Duck 0.8% 3.4% 2.6% 4.1x
66   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 18.8% 2.7% 16.1% 0.1x
67   Eastern Meadowlark 4.5% 2.7% 1.7% 0.6x
68   American Coot 1.7% 2.7% 1.1% 1.6x
69   Yellow Warbler 1.0% 2.7% 1.7% 2.8x
70   Horned Grebe 0.5% 2.7% 2.2% 5.0x
71   Barn Swallow 0.3% 2.7% 2.5% 10.4x
72   Black Skimmer 0.0% 2.7% 2.7% 140.4x
73   Pileated Woodpecker 22.4% 2.1% 20.3% 0.1x
74   Fish Crow 17.8% 2.1% 15.8% 0.1x
75   European Starling 13.8% 2.1% 11.8% 0.1x
76   Scarlet Tanager 6.6% 2.1% 4.5% 0.3x
77   Blackpoll Warbler 6.1% 2.1% 4.1% 0.3x
78   Ring-billed Gull 4.2% 2.1% 2.1% 0.5x
79   Tennessee Warbler 3.4% 2.1% 1.3% 0.6x
80   Northern Shoveler 1.3% 2.1% 0.7% 1.5x
81   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 0.7% 2.1% 1.3% 2.8x
82   Forster's Tern 0.6% 2.1% 1.5% 3.7x
83   Hairy Woodpecker 15.3% 1.4% 13.9% 0.1x
84   Red-winged Blackbird 7.9% 1.4% 6.6% 0.2x
85   Swainson's Thrush 5.9% 1.4% 4.6% 0.2x
86   Rock Pigeon 5.5% 1.4% 4.2% 0.2x
87   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 3.1% 1.4% 1.7% 0.4x
88   Pine Siskin 2.5% 1.4% 1.2% 0.5x
89   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2.5% 1.4% 1.1% 0.5x
90   Summer Tanager 2.4% 1.4% 1.0% 0.6x
91   Blue-winged Teal 1.6% 1.4% 0.3% 0.8x
92   Northern Harrier 1.2% 1.4% 0.1% 1.1x
93   Caspian Tern 0.7% 1.4% 0.7% 2.0x
94   Prairie Warbler 0.7% 1.4% 0.7% 2.1x
95   Black-billed Cuckoo 0.2% 1.4% 1.1% 5.6x
96   swallow sp. 0.2% 1.4% 1.1% 5.6x
97   Fork-tailed Flycatcher 0% 1.4% 1.4%
98   Brown-headed Cowbird 9.0% 0.7% 8.4% 0.1x
99   Cedar Waxwing 6.8% 0.7% 6.1% 0.1x
100   Wood Duck 6.0% 0.7% 5.3% 0.1x
101   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 5.7% 0.7% 5.0% 0.1x
102   Red-breasted Nuthatch 5.5% 0.7% 4.8% 0.1x
103   Blue-headed Vireo 3.6% 0.7% 2.9% 0.2x
104   Ruddy Duck 3.4% 0.7% 2.7% 0.2x
105   Savannah Sparrow 2.8% 0.7% 2.1% 0.2x
106   Least Sandpiper 1.9% 0.7% 1.3% 0.4x
107   Solitary Sandpiper 1.2% 0.7% 0.6% 0.5x
108   Peregrine Falcon 0.8% 0.7% 0.1% 0.9x
109   duck sp. 0.8% 0.7% 0.1% 0.9x
110   Laughing Gull 0.7% 0.7% 0.0% 1.0x
111   Gadwall 0.7% 0.7% 0.0% 1.0x
112   Catharus sp. 0.5% 0.7% 0.2% 1.4x
113   gull sp. 0.4% 0.7% 0.2% 1.5x
114   passerine sp. 0.3% 0.7% 0.4% 2.2x
115   Sharp-shinned/Cooper's Hawk 0.2% 0.7% 0.4% 2.8x
116   Hooded Merganser 0.2% 0.7% 0.5% 2.9x
117   vireo sp. 0.1% 0.7% 0.6% 10.0x