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Top Birds at Little Creek Waterfowl Impoundment in May
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 43 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Little Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 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% 76.7% 2.7% 1.0x
2   Carolina Wren 70.0% 76.7% 6.7% 1.1x
3   Osprey 15.3% 76.7% 61.5% 5.0x
4   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 56.4% 74.4% 18.1% 1.3x
5   Common Grackle 36.8% 74.4% 37.6% 2.0x
6   Indigo Bunting 44.8% 72.1% 27.3% 1.6x
7   Great Blue Heron 47.9% 67.4% 19.5% 1.4x
8   Carolina Chickadee 60.5% 65.1% 4.6% 1.1x
9   Tufted Titmouse 64.7% 62.8% 2.0% 1.0x
10   Downy Woodpecker 39.2% 62.8% 23.6% 1.6x
11   Northern Parula 36.2% 62.8% 26.6% 1.7x
12   Red-winged Blackbird 27.0% 62.8% 35.8% 2.3x
13   Red-bellied Woodpecker 55.1% 60.5% 5.3% 1.1x
14   Common Yellowthroat 40.6% 60.5% 19.8% 1.5x
15   Eastern Bluebird 49.4% 58.1% 8.8% 1.2x
16   American Goldfinch 43.5% 58.1% 14.7% 1.3x
17   Eastern Phoebe 33.9% 55.8% 21.9% 1.6x
18   Prothonotary Warbler 16.3% 53.5% 37.2% 3.3x
19   Turkey Vulture 39.4% 51.2% 11.8% 1.3x
20   Eastern Kingbird 26.3% 51.2% 24.9% 1.9x
21   American Crow 56.7% 48.8% 7.9% 0.9x
22   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 33.2% 46.5% 13.3% 1.4x
23   Red-eyed Vireo 51.4% 44.2% 7.3% 0.9x
24   Canada Goose 42.3% 41.9% 0.5% 1.0x
25   Summer Tanager 37.8% 39.5% 1.7% 1.0x
26   Fish Crow 33.2% 39.5% 6.3% 1.2x
27   Yellow-throated Warbler 14.7% 39.5% 24.8% 2.7x
28   White-eyed Vireo 31.9% 34.9% 3.0% 1.1x
29   Great Crested Flycatcher 48.0% 32.6% 15.5% 0.7x
30   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.8% 32.6% 3.3% 0.9x
31   Red-shouldered Hawk 31.6% 32.6% 0.9% 1.0x
32   Blue Jay 44.5% 30.2% 14.3% 0.7x
33   Pine Warbler 39.0% 30.2% 8.8% 0.8x
34   Acadian Flycatcher 26.7% 27.9% 1.2% 1.0x
35   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 19.0% 27.9% 8.9% 1.5x
36   Gray Catbird 31.3% 25.6% 5.8% 0.8x
37   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.6% 25.6% 5.0% 0.8x
38   Black Vulture 21.1% 25.6% 4.4% 1.2x
39   Wood Duck 12.7% 25.6% 12.9% 2.0x
40   Red-tailed Hawk 14.0% 20.9% 6.9% 1.5x
41   Mourning Dove 49.4% 18.6% 30.8% 0.4x
42   Chipping Sparrow 37.2% 18.6% 18.6% 0.5x
43   Barn Swallow 31.4% 18.6% 12.8% 0.6x
44   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 12.0% 18.6% 6.6% 1.5x
45   Green Heron 10.7% 18.6% 7.9% 1.7x
46   Northern Waterthrush 7.3% 18.6% 11.3% 2.6x
47   Mallard 30.4% 16.3% 14.1% 0.5x
48   White-breasted Nuthatch 23.7% 14.0% 9.7% 0.6x
49   Pileated Woodpecker 19.4% 14.0% 5.4% 0.7x
50   Brown Thrasher 16.8% 14.0% 2.8% 0.8x
51   Barred Owl 8.1% 14.0% 5.9% 1.7x
52   crow sp. 1.8% 14.0% 12.2% 7.9x
53   Eastern Towhee 37.9% 11.6% 26.3% 0.3x
54   American Redstart 22.6% 11.6% 11.0% 0.5x
55   Eastern Wood-Pewee 21.7% 11.6% 10.1% 0.5x
56   American Robin 38.1% 9.3% 28.8% 0.2x
57   Northern Mockingbird 31.4% 9.3% 22.1% 0.3x
58   Chimney Swift 28.9% 9.3% 19.6% 0.3x
59   House Finch 27.2% 9.3% 17.9% 0.3x
60   Killdeer 20.0% 9.3% 10.7% 0.5x
61   Wood Thrush 14.2% 9.3% 4.9% 0.7x
62   Scarlet Tanager 12.1% 9.3% 2.8% 0.8x
63   Red-headed Woodpecker 11.2% 9.3% 1.8% 0.8x
64   Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 0.7% 9.3% 8.6% 13.5x
65   Ovenbird 18.8% 7.0% 11.8% 0.4x
66   Orchard Oriole 15.3% 7.0% 8.3% 0.5x
67   Black-throated Blue Warbler 14.7% 7.0% 7.7% 0.5x
68   Tree Swallow 13.2% 7.0% 6.2% 0.5x
69   Hooded Warbler 11.1% 7.0% 4.1% 0.6x
70   Northern Flicker 9.2% 7.0% 2.3% 0.8x
71   Magnolia Warbler 3.7% 7.0% 3.3% 1.9x
72   Great Egret 2.3% 7.0% 4.6% 3.0x
73   Black-and-white Warbler 15.5% 4.7% 10.8% 0.3x
74   Song Sparrow 14.2% 4.7% 9.5% 0.3x
75   Cedar Waxwing 13.0% 4.7% 8.4% 0.4x
76   Hairy Woodpecker 8.3% 4.7% 3.7% 0.6x
77   Prairie Warbler 7.7% 4.7% 3.1% 0.6x
78   White-throated Sparrow 7.6% 4.7% 2.9% 0.6x
79   Rock Pigeon 6.6% 4.7% 1.9% 0.7x
80   Swainson's Thrush 6.5% 4.7% 1.8% 0.7x
81   Yellow-throated Vireo 6.4% 4.7% 1.8% 0.7x
82   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 2.3% 4.7% 2.3% 2.0x
83   Hooded Merganser 1.7% 4.7% 3.0% 2.8x
84   Bank Swallow 1.2% 4.7% 3.4% 3.8x
85   duck sp. 0.5% 4.7% 4.1% 8.7x
86   Snowy Egret 0.2% 4.7% 4.4% 20.3x
87   American Coot 0.2% 4.7% 4.4% 22.7x
88   Blue Grosbeak 23.4% 2.3% 21.1% 0.1x
89   European Starling 22.8% 2.3% 20.4% 0.1x
90   Double-crested Cormorant 19.1% 2.3% 16.8% 0.1x
91   Spotted Sandpiper 16.3% 2.3% 14.0% 0.1x
92   Yellow-rumped Warbler 11.3% 2.3% 9.0% 0.2x
93   Yellow-breasted Chat 11.1% 2.3% 8.8% 0.2x
94   Bald Eagle 10.4% 2.3% 8.1% 0.2x
95   Yellow Warbler 7.9% 2.3% 5.6% 0.3x
96   Blackpoll Warbler 7.5% 2.3% 5.2% 0.3x
97   Veery 3.5% 2.3% 1.2% 0.7x
98   House Sparrow 3.3% 2.3% 1.0% 0.7x
99   Cooper's Hawk 2.7% 2.3% 0.4% 0.8x
100   Worm-eating Warbler 1.1% 2.3% 1.2% 2.0x
101   Baltimore Oriole 1.0% 2.3% 1.4% 2.4x
102   Cape May Warbler 0.8% 2.3% 1.5% 2.9x
103   hawk sp. 0.5% 2.3% 1.8% 4.5x
104   Little Blue Heron 0.1% 2.3% 2.2% 22.7x
105   Sedge Wren 0.0% 2.3% 2.3% 98.2x
106   Sora 0.0% 2.3% 2.3% 147.3x
107   Marsh Wren 0.0% 2.3% 2.3% 294.7x