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Top Birds at Orange County Sportsplex Pond in January
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 45 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Orange County Sportsplex Pond during the month of January. 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   Mallard 33.3% 80.0% 46.7% 2.4x
2   American Crow 52.3% 73.3% 21.0% 1.4x
3   Hooded Merganser 21.7% 68.9% 47.2% 3.2x
4   Carolina Wren 61.0% 53.3% 7.6% 0.9x
5   Canada Goose 35.0% 53.3% 18.3% 1.5x
6   Song Sparrow 49.7% 46.7% 3.0% 0.9x
7   White-throated Sparrow 52.9% 44.4% 8.5% 0.8x
8   Eastern Bluebird 42.6% 40.0% 2.6% 0.9x
9   Eastern Towhee 32.7% 37.8% 5.1% 1.2x
10   Great Blue Heron 39.5% 33.3% 6.2% 0.8x
11   Carolina Chickadee 59.8% 31.1% 28.6% 0.5x
12   Tufted Titmouse 54.4% 31.1% 23.3% 0.6x
13   Northern Cardinal 59.3% 28.9% 30.4% 0.5x
14   Blue Jay 38.1% 28.9% 9.2% 0.8x
15   Yellow-rumped Warbler 32.2% 28.9% 3.3% 0.9x
16   Ring-billed Gull 31.3% 28.9% 2.4% 0.9x
17   European Starling 16.8% 28.9% 12.1% 1.7x
18   Northern Mockingbird 29.9% 24.4% 5.5% 0.8x
19   Red-bellied Woodpecker 51.3% 22.2% 29.1% 0.4x
20   Turkey Vulture 35.3% 22.2% 13.1% 0.6x
21   House Sparrow 1.6% 22.2% 20.7% 14.2x
22   Belted Kingfisher 20.0% 20.0% 0.0% 1.0x
23   Red-shouldered Hawk 25.0% 17.8% 7.2% 0.7x
24   Downy Woodpecker 42.4% 15.6% 26.9% 0.4x
25   Black Vulture 16.0% 15.6% 0.4% 1.0x
26   Dark-eyed Junco 30.4% 11.1% 19.3% 0.4x
27   Mourning Dove 30.3% 11.1% 19.2% 0.4x
28   American Goldfinch 27.7% 11.1% 16.6% 0.4x
29   Eastern Phoebe 22.8% 11.1% 11.7% 0.5x
30   House Finch 21.2% 11.1% 10.1% 0.5x
31   Brown Thrasher 16.3% 11.1% 5.2% 0.7x
32   Killdeer 16.4% 8.9% 7.5% 0.5x
33   Chipping Sparrow 16.2% 6.7% 9.5% 0.4x
34   Field Sparrow 13.8% 6.7% 7.1% 0.5x
35   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 41.2% 4.4% 36.7% 0.1x
36   American Robin 30.7% 4.4% 26.3% 0.1x
37   White-breasted Nuthatch 30.3% 4.4% 25.8% 0.1x
38   Northern Flicker 28.1% 4.4% 23.6% 0.2x
39   Hermit Thrush 17.9% 4.4% 13.5% 0.2x
40   Red-tailed Hawk 15.9% 4.4% 11.5% 0.3x
41   Cooper's Hawk 4.0% 4.4% 0.5% 1.1x
42   Sharp-shinned Hawk 2.0% 4.4% 2.5% 2.2x
43   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 24.4% 2.2% 22.2% 0.1x
44   Rock Pigeon 7.1% 2.2% 4.9% 0.3x
45   Common Grackle 4.4% 2.2% 2.2% 0.5x
46   Fish Crow 3.2% 2.2% 0.9% 0.7x
47   Purple Finch 3.0% 2.2% 0.8% 0.7x
48   Gray Catbird 0.7% 2.2% 1.5% 3.3x
49   Sharp-shinned/Cooper's Hawk 0.1% 2.2% 2.2% 35.7x