Bird Finder

Top Birds at NCSU Experimental Farm in January
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 NCSU Experimental Farm 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   Canada Goose 34.9% 69.8% 34.8% 2.0x
2   Rock Pigeon 6.8% 69.8% 62.9% 10.2x
3   Bufflehead 15.5% 53.5% 37.9% 3.4x
4   European Starling 16.7% 51.2% 34.5% 3.1x
5   Northern Shoveler 3.8% 39.5% 35.7% 10.3x
6   Eastern Bluebird 42.6% 37.2% 5.4% 0.9x
7   American Crow 52.5% 34.9% 17.6% 0.7x
8   Turkey Vulture 35.2% 34.9% 0.3% 1.0x
9   Killdeer 16.3% 32.6% 16.3% 2.0x
10   American Kestrel 5.6% 30.2% 24.6% 5.4x
11   Brown-headed Cowbird 4.6% 25.6% 21.0% 5.6x
12   Mourning Dove 30.2% 23.3% 7.0% 0.8x
13   Song Sparrow 49.8% 18.6% 31.2% 0.4x
14   Ring-billed Gull 31.4% 18.6% 12.8% 0.6x
15   Northern Mockingbird 29.9% 18.6% 11.3% 0.6x
16   Great Blue Heron 39.6% 16.3% 23.3% 0.4x
17   Ruddy Duck 16.5% 16.3% 0.2% 1.0x
18   Mallard 33.6% 14.0% 19.7% 0.4x
19   Eastern Phoebe 22.8% 14.0% 8.9% 0.6x
20   Red-tailed Hawk 15.9% 14.0% 1.9% 0.9x
21   Eastern Meadowlark 4.2% 14.0% 9.7% 3.3x
22   Greater White-fronted Goose 0.5% 14.0% 13.5% 28.6x
23   Ross's Goose 0.4% 14.0% 13.5% 34.5x
24   American Pipit 2.2% 11.6% 9.4% 5.2x
25   Yellow-rumped Warbler 32.3% 9.3% 23.0% 0.3x
26   American Robin 30.7% 9.3% 21.4% 0.3x
27   House Finch 21.2% 9.3% 11.9% 0.4x
28   Snow Goose 0.2% 9.3% 9.1% 59.8x
29   Northern Cardinal 59.4% 7.0% 52.4% 0.1x
30   Pied-billed Grebe 17.8% 7.0% 10.8% 0.4x
31   Ring-necked Duck 8.9% 7.0% 2.0% 0.8x
32   Loggerhead Shrike 0.7% 7.0% 6.3% 10.2x
33   Carolina Wren 61.2% 4.7% 56.5% 0.1x
34   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 41.2% 4.7% 36.5% 0.1x
35   Dark-eyed Junco 30.4% 4.7% 25.8% 0.2x
36   Red-shouldered Hawk 25.1% 4.7% 20.4% 0.2x
37   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 24.4% 4.7% 19.7% 0.2x
38   Black Vulture 16.0% 4.7% 11.4% 0.3x
39   Cooper's Hawk 4.0% 4.7% 0.7% 1.2x
40   Redhead 1.1% 4.7% 3.5% 4.2x
41   Carolina Chickadee 59.9% 2.3% 57.6% 0.0x
42   Tufted Titmouse 54.5% 2.3% 52.2% 0.0x
43   White-throated Sparrow 53.1% 2.3% 50.8% 0.0x
44   Red-bellied Woodpecker 51.4% 2.3% 49.0% 0.0x
45   Downy Woodpecker 42.5% 2.3% 40.2% 0.1x
46   Blue Jay 38.2% 2.3% 35.9% 0.1x
47   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.3% 2.3% 28.0% 0.1x
48   Northern Flicker 28.1% 2.3% 25.7% 0.1x
49   American Goldfinch 27.7% 2.3% 25.4% 0.1x
50   Hooded Merganser 22.0% 2.3% 19.7% 0.1x
51   Pine Warbler 20.7% 2.3% 18.4% 0.1x
52   Bald Eagle 16.8% 2.3% 14.5% 0.1x
53   Red-winged Blackbird 10.7% 2.3% 8.4% 0.2x
54   Cedar Waxwing 8.1% 2.3% 5.7% 0.3x
55   Gadwall 5.8% 2.3% 3.4% 0.4x
56   Lesser Scaup 4.7% 2.3% 2.3% 0.5x
57   Common Grackle 4.4% 2.3% 2.1% 0.5x
58   Savannah Sparrow 4.2% 2.3% 1.9% 0.6x
59   American Coot 3.2% 2.3% 0.9% 0.7x
60   Fish Crow 3.2% 2.3% 0.8% 0.7x
61   Horned Lark 1.7% 2.3% 0.6% 1.3x