Bird Finder

Top Birds at Lake Wheeler in August
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 7 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Lake Wheeler during the month of August. 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 66.0% 71.4% 5.5% 1.1x
2   Great Blue Heron 45.4% 57.1% 11.7% 1.3x
3   Carolina Wren 72.3% 42.9% 29.4% 0.6x
4   Great Egret 31.9% 42.9% 11.0% 1.3x
5   Mallard 17.7% 42.9% 25.2% 2.4x
6   Graylag Goose (Domestic type) 0.7% 42.9% 42.1% 59.1x
7   American Goldfinch 58.4% 28.6% 29.8% 0.5x
8   Mourning Dove 48.5% 28.6% 19.9% 0.6x
9   Blue Jay 36.8% 28.6% 8.2% 0.8x
10   White-breasted Nuthatch 27.3% 28.6% 1.2% 1.0x
11   Fish Crow 26.3% 28.6% 2.3% 1.1x
12   Belted Kingfisher 20.9% 28.6% 7.7% 1.4x
13   Double-crested Cormorant 16.6% 28.6% 12.0% 1.7x
14   Pine Warbler 15.6% 28.6% 13.0% 1.8x
15   Mallard (Domestic type) 4.0% 28.6% 24.5% 7.1x
16   Carolina Chickadee 59.0% 14.3% 44.8% 0.2x
17   American Crow 53.0% 14.3% 38.7% 0.3x
18   Tufted Titmouse 53.0% 14.3% 38.7% 0.3x
19   Eastern Bluebird 39.2% 14.3% 24.9% 0.4x
20   Turkey Vulture 31.9% 14.3% 17.7% 0.4x
21   Eastern Towhee 26.1% 14.3% 11.8% 0.5x
22   Canada Goose 24.6% 14.3% 10.3% 0.6x
23   Red-eyed Vireo 21.8% 14.3% 7.5% 0.7x
24   Killdeer 20.6% 14.3% 6.3% 0.7x
25   Osprey 19.8% 14.3% 5.5% 0.7x
26   Chimney Swift 18.4% 14.3% 4.1% 0.8x
27   Eastern Kingbird 13.9% 14.3% 0.4% 1.0x
28   Spotted Sandpiper 10.1% 14.3% 4.2% 1.4x
29   Bald Eagle 8.0% 14.3% 6.3% 1.8x
30   Black-and-white Warbler 4.8% 14.3% 9.5% 3.0x
31   Caspian Tern 2.2% 14.3% 12.0% 6.4x
32   swallow sp. 0.8% 14.3% 13.5% 18.0x
33   duck sp. 0.4% 14.3% 13.9% 40.4x
34   Royal Tern 0.1% 14.3% 14.2% 134.7x