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Top Birds at Falls Lake--Beaverdam Reservoir in January
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 80 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Falls Lake--Beaverdam Reservoir 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   Ring-billed Gull 30.9% 82.5% 51.6% 2.7x
2   Pied-billed Grebe 17.3% 72.5% 55.2% 4.2x
3   Double-crested Cormorant 27.4% 65.0% 37.6% 2.4x
4   Hooded Merganser 21.6% 62.5% 40.9% 2.9x
5   American Crow 52.4% 55.0% 2.6% 1.1x
6   Great Blue Heron 39.4% 55.0% 15.6% 1.4x
7   Canada Goose 34.9% 51.2% 16.3% 1.5x
8   Bonaparte's Gull 8.4% 51.2% 42.8% 6.1x
9   Tufted Titmouse 54.4% 45.0% 9.4% 0.8x
10   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.1% 41.2% 11.1% 1.4x
11   Bufflehead 15.5% 41.2% 25.8% 2.7x
12   Mallard 33.5% 40.0% 6.5% 1.2x
13   Bald Eagle 16.5% 40.0% 23.5% 2.4x
14   Carolina Wren 61.1% 37.5% 23.6% 0.6x
15   Carolina Chickadee 59.8% 36.2% 23.6% 0.6x
16   Turkey Vulture 35.2% 36.2% 1.0% 1.0x
17   Golden-crowned Kinglet 25.7% 36.2% 10.5% 1.4x
18   Eastern Bluebird 42.6% 35.0% 7.6% 0.8x
19   Belted Kingfisher 19.8% 35.0% 15.2% 1.8x
20   Dark-eyed Junco 30.3% 33.8% 3.5% 1.1x
21   Horned Grebe 3.5% 33.8% 30.2% 9.6x
22   Northern Cardinal 59.4% 30.0% 29.4% 0.5x
23   Red-bellied Woodpecker 51.3% 30.0% 21.3% 0.6x
24   Pine Warbler 20.5% 28.7% 8.2% 1.4x
25   Downy Woodpecker 42.4% 27.5% 14.9% 0.6x
26   American Robin 30.6% 27.5% 3.1% 0.9x
27   White-breasted Nuthatch 30.2% 23.8% 6.5% 0.8x
28   Lesser Scaup 4.5% 23.8% 19.3% 5.3x
29   Song Sparrow 49.9% 21.2% 28.7% 0.4x
30   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 41.2% 20.0% 21.2% 0.5x
31   Mourning Dove 30.3% 20.0% 10.3% 0.7x
32   Northern Flicker 28.0% 18.8% 9.3% 0.7x
33   American Black Duck 2.0% 18.8% 16.7% 9.3x
34   Blue Jay 38.3% 17.5% 20.8% 0.5x
35   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 24.3% 17.5% 6.8% 0.7x
36   Killdeer 16.3% 17.5% 1.2% 1.1x
37   Hermit Thrush 17.9% 16.2% 1.6% 0.9x
38   Common Goldeneye 1.2% 16.2% 15.0% 13.0x
39   American Goldfinch 27.7% 15.0% 12.7% 0.5x
40   Ruddy Duck 16.5% 15.0% 1.5% 0.9x
41   Gadwall 5.7% 15.0% 9.3% 2.6x
42   Redhead 1.0% 15.0% 14.0% 14.9x
43   Hairy Woodpecker 10.1% 13.8% 3.7% 1.4x
44   Herring Gull 6.0% 13.8% 7.7% 2.3x
45   Northern Mockingbird 30.0% 12.5% 17.5% 0.4x
46   Eastern Phoebe 22.9% 12.5% 10.4% 0.5x
47   Black Vulture 16.0% 12.5% 3.5% 0.8x
48   Brown Creeper 8.9% 12.5% 3.6% 1.4x
49   Ring-necked Duck 8.9% 12.5% 3.6% 1.4x
50   Greater Scaup 2.2% 12.5% 10.3% 5.8x
51   Yellow-rumped Warbler 32.4% 11.2% 21.1% 0.3x
52   Common Merganser 0.9% 11.2% 10.4% 13.0x
53   Red-tailed Hawk 15.9% 10.0% 5.9% 0.6x
54   Pileated Woodpecker 12.3% 10.0% 2.3% 0.8x
55   Green-winged Teal 4.1% 10.0% 5.9% 2.5x
56   White-throated Sparrow 53.3% 7.5% 45.8% 0.1x
57   Fox Sparrow 6.4% 7.5% 1.1% 1.2x
58   European Starling 16.9% 6.2% 10.7% 0.4x
59   Red-winged Blackbird 10.7% 6.2% 4.5% 0.6x
60   Cedar Waxwing 8.1% 6.2% 1.8% 0.8x
61   Red-breasted Merganser 1.2% 6.2% 5.0% 5.1x
62   Greater/Lesser Scaup 1.2% 6.2% 5.1% 5.3x
63   American Wigeon 0.7% 6.2% 5.6% 9.0x
64   Long-tailed Duck 0.3% 6.2% 6.0% 24.0x
65   House Finch 21.3% 5.0% 16.3% 0.2x
66   Winter Wren 11.0% 5.0% 6.0% 0.5x
67   Wood Duck 3.2% 5.0% 1.8% 1.5x
68   Blue-headed Vireo 0.8% 5.0% 4.2% 6.5x
69   Wild Turkey 0.3% 5.0% 4.7% 14.6x
70   Red-shouldered Hawk 25.2% 3.8% 21.4% 0.1x
71   Chipping Sparrow 16.3% 3.8% 12.5% 0.2x
72   Field Sparrow 13.8% 3.8% 10.1% 0.3x
73   Fish Crow 3.2% 3.8% 0.6% 1.2x
74   Purple Finch 3.0% 3.8% 0.8% 1.3x
75   Eastern Towhee 33.0% 2.5% 30.5% 0.1x
76   Swamp Sparrow 14.8% 2.5% 12.3% 0.2x
77   Red-headed Woodpecker 10.9% 2.5% 8.4% 0.2x
78   Rock Pigeon 7.1% 2.5% 4.6% 0.4x
79   Pine Siskin 6.0% 2.5% 3.5% 0.4x
80   Red-breasted Nuthatch 3.3% 2.5% 0.8% 0.8x
81   Common Loon 1.7% 2.5% 0.8% 1.5x
82   gull sp. 1.5% 2.5% 1.0% 1.7x
83   American Woodcock 1.2% 2.5% 1.3% 2.0x
84   duck sp. 1.2% 2.5% 1.3% 2.1x
85   Great Horned Owl 1.1% 2.5% 1.4% 2.3x
86   Eastern Screech-Owl 0.2% 2.5% 2.3% 10.4x
87   Cooper's Hawk 4.0% 1.2% 2.7% 0.3x
88   American Coot 3.2% 1.2% 2.0% 0.4x
89   Sharp-shinned Hawk 2.0% 1.2% 0.7% 0.6x
90   Canvasback 1.6% 1.2% 0.3% 0.8x
91   House Wren 1.3% 1.2% 0.0% 1.0x
92   Great Egret 1.1% 1.2% 0.1% 1.1x
93   Muscovy Duck 0.9% 1.2% 0.4% 1.4x
94   crow sp. 0.4% 1.2% 0.8% 3.0x
95   Merlin 0.4% 1.2% 0.9% 3.3x
96   Great Black-backed Gull 0.3% 1.2% 0.9% 4.0x
97   merganser sp. 0.0% 1.2% 1.2% 120.2x