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Top Birds at Falls Lake--Neuse River RR Grade (Granville Co) in August
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 23 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Falls Lake--Neuse River RR Grade (Granville Co) 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   Great Blue Heron 45.3% 78.3% 32.9% 1.7x
2   Great Egret 31.7% 78.3% 46.6% 2.5x
3   Killdeer 20.4% 73.9% 53.5% 3.6x
4   Double-crested Cormorant 16.4% 69.6% 53.1% 4.2x
5   Lesser Yellowlegs 3.4% 65.2% 61.8% 19.4x
6   Least Sandpiper 6.2% 60.9% 54.6% 9.8x
7   Pectoral Sandpiper 4.8% 60.9% 56.1% 12.7x
8   Spotted Sandpiper 9.9% 56.5% 46.6% 5.7x
9   Semipalmated Plover 3.0% 56.5% 53.5% 18.6x
10   Osprey 19.7% 52.2% 32.5% 2.7x
11   Semipalmated Sandpiper 3.4% 52.2% 48.8% 15.6x
12   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 42.1% 47.8% 5.7% 1.1x
13   Carolina Wren 72.3% 43.5% 28.9% 0.6x
14   American Crow 53.0% 39.1% 13.9% 0.7x
15   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 34.7% 39.1% 4.5% 1.1x
16   Fish Crow 26.3% 39.1% 12.9% 1.5x
17   Solitary Sandpiper 5.7% 39.1% 33.5% 6.9x
18   Little Blue Heron 4.9% 39.1% 34.2% 8.0x
19   Snowy Egret 2.5% 39.1% 36.6% 15.8x
20   Caspian Tern 2.1% 39.1% 37.0% 18.5x
21   American Goldfinch 58.4% 34.8% 23.6% 0.6x
22   Turkey Vulture 31.9% 34.8% 2.9% 1.1x
23   Tufted Titmouse 53.0% 30.4% 22.6% 0.6x
24   Mourning Dove 48.6% 30.4% 18.1% 0.6x
25   Canada Goose 24.6% 30.4% 5.9% 1.2x
26   Stilt Sandpiper 1.5% 30.4% 29.0% 20.9x
27   Short-billed Dowitcher 1.3% 30.4% 29.1% 23.2x
28   Red-necked Phalarope 0.1% 30.4% 30.4% 429.2x
29   Northern Cardinal 66.1% 26.1% 40.1% 0.4x
30   Carolina Chickadee 59.1% 26.1% 33.0% 0.4x
31   Wilson's Phalarope 0.5% 26.1% 25.6% 50.7x
32   Northern Mockingbird 31.7% 21.7% 9.9% 0.7x
33   Tricolored Heron 3.1% 21.7% 18.7% 7.1x
34   peep sp. 2.1% 21.7% 19.6% 10.2x
35   Western Sandpiper 0.6% 21.7% 21.2% 37.2x
36   Brown-headed Nuthatch 25.0% 17.4% 7.7% 0.7x
37   Eastern Phoebe 19.7% 17.4% 2.3% 0.9x
38   Mallard 17.7% 17.4% 0.3% 1.0x
39   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 16.7% 17.4% 0.7% 1.0x
40   Summer Tanager 15.2% 17.4% 2.2% 1.1x
41   Eastern Kingbird 13.9% 17.4% 3.5% 1.3x
42   Wood Duck 11.0% 17.4% 6.4% 1.6x
43   Greater Yellowlegs 1.8% 17.4% 15.6% 9.8x
44   Sanderling 0.6% 17.4% 16.8% 28.0x
45   Red-bellied Woodpecker 39.8% 13.0% 26.7% 0.3x
46   Eastern Bluebird 39.3% 13.0% 26.2% 0.3x
47   Blue Jay 36.8% 13.0% 23.8% 0.4x
48   Eastern Towhee 26.1% 13.0% 13.1% 0.5x
49   Blue Grosbeak 21.9% 13.0% 8.9% 0.6x
50   Belted Kingfisher 21.0% 13.0% 7.9% 0.6x
51   Eastern Wood-Pewee 19.3% 13.0% 6.3% 0.7x
52   Chimney Swift 18.4% 13.0% 5.4% 0.7x
53   Red-headed Woodpecker 11.1% 13.0% 2.0% 1.2x
54   Bald Eagle 8.0% 13.0% 5.1% 1.6x
55   Hairy Woodpecker 7.7% 13.0% 5.3% 1.7x
56   Red-winged Blackbird 6.3% 13.0% 6.7% 2.1x
57   Wood Stork 1.7% 13.0% 11.3% 7.6x
58   American Avocet 0.5% 13.0% 12.6% 28.3x
59   White-rumped Sandpiper 0.3% 13.0% 12.8% 49.1x
60   Downy Woodpecker 40.0% 8.7% 31.3% 0.2x
61   Indigo Bunting 28.8% 8.7% 20.1% 0.3x
62   Gray Catbird 27.3% 8.7% 18.6% 0.3x
63   Red-shouldered Hawk 23.9% 8.7% 15.3% 0.4x
64   Barn Swallow 12.0% 8.7% 3.3% 0.7x
65   Rock Pigeon 6.1% 8.7% 2.6% 1.4x
66   Black Tern 1.7% 8.7% 7.0% 5.1x
67   Cliff Swallow 0.9% 8.7% 7.8% 10.0x
68   Baird's Sandpiper 0.6% 8.7% 8.1% 15.3x
69   Pied-billed Grebe 0.5% 8.7% 8.2% 16.4x
70   American Robin 29.8% 4.3% 25.5% 0.1x
71   White-breasted Nuthatch 27.4% 4.3% 23.1% 0.2x
72   White-eyed Vireo 20.5% 4.3% 16.2% 0.2x
73   Great Crested Flycatcher 17.5% 4.3% 13.2% 0.2x
74   Pine Warbler 15.7% 4.3% 11.3% 0.3x
75   Black Vulture 15.5% 4.3% 11.2% 0.3x
76   Brown Thrasher 15.1% 4.3% 10.7% 0.3x
77   Pileated Woodpecker 14.7% 4.3% 10.3% 0.3x
78   Common Yellowthroat 12.4% 4.3% 8.0% 0.4x
79   Red-tailed Hawk 10.6% 4.3% 6.2% 0.4x
80   Song Sparrow 10.2% 4.3% 5.9% 0.4x
81   Common Grackle 9.7% 4.3% 5.4% 0.4x
82   Northern Flicker 9.7% 4.3% 5.4% 0.4x
83   Northern Parula 6.9% 4.3% 2.6% 0.6x
84   Brown-headed Cowbird 5.9% 4.3% 1.5% 0.7x
85   Cooper's Hawk 4.6% 4.3% 0.3% 0.9x
86   Yellow Warbler 2.6% 4.3% 1.8% 1.7x
87   Blue-winged Teal 1.1% 4.3% 3.3% 4.1x
88   swallow sp. 0.8% 4.3% 3.6% 5.5x
89   Forster's Tern 0.5% 4.3% 3.9% 9.1x
90   Tree Swallow 0.5% 4.3% 3.9% 9.4x
91   Willet 0.2% 4.3% 4.1% 18.9x
92   Northern Shoveler 0.2% 4.3% 4.2% 22.3x
93   Piping Plover 0.2% 4.3% 4.2% 24.5x
94   Greater/Lesser Yellowlegs 0.1% 4.3% 4.2% 30.7x
95   Red Knot 0.1% 4.3% 4.2% 30.7x
96   Merlin 0.0% 4.3% 4.3% 122.6x
97   Short-billed/Long-billed Dowitcher 0.0% 4.3% 4.3% 245.3x