Bird Finder

Top Birds at Horseshoe Road Nature Preserve in May
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 4 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Horseshoe Road Nature Preserve in 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 79.8% 100.0% 20.2% 1.3x
2   Carolina Wren 70.6% 100.0% 29.4% 1.4x
3   Tufted Titmouse 64.7% 100.0% 35.3% 1.5x
4   Carolina Chickadee 60.2% 100.0% 39.8% 1.7x
5   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 56.8% 100.0% 43.2% 1.8x
6   Red-bellied Woodpecker 54.3% 100.0% 45.7% 1.8x
7   Red-eyed Vireo 51.4% 100.0% 48.6% 1.9x
8   Great Crested Flycatcher 48.3% 100.0% 51.7% 2.1x
9   Great Blue Heron 46.4% 100.0% 53.6% 2.2x
10   Indigo Bunting 45.3% 100.0% 54.7% 2.2x
11   Blue Jay 43.3% 100.0% 56.7% 2.3x
12   Common Yellowthroat 40.7% 100.0% 59.3% 2.5x
13   Pine Warbler 40.0% 100.0% 60.0% 2.5x
14   Downy Woodpecker 39.9% 100.0% 60.1% 2.5x
15   Summer Tanager 37.3% 100.0% 62.7% 2.7x
16   Northern Parula 36.4% 100.0% 63.6% 2.7x
17   Red-shouldered Hawk 31.6% 100.0% 68.4% 3.2x
18   Red-winged Blackbird 27.4% 100.0% 72.6% 3.7x
19   Eastern Kingbird 26.5% 100.0% 73.5% 3.8x
20   Acadian Flycatcher 25.9% 100.0% 74.1% 3.9x
21   Pileated Woodpecker 19.1% 100.0% 80.9% 5.2x
22   Ovenbird 18.7% 100.0% 81.3% 5.4x
23   Black-and-white Warbler 15.8% 100.0% 84.2% 6.3x
24   Orchard Oriole 15.2% 100.0% 84.8% 6.6x
25   Wood Thrush 13.6% 100.0% 86.4% 7.3x
26   Wood Duck 13.0% 100.0% 87.0% 7.7x
27   Red-headed Woodpecker 10.7% 100.0% 89.3% 9.3x
28   American Crow 56.9% 75.0% 18.1% 1.3x
29   Mourning Dove 48.5% 75.0% 26.5% 1.5x
30   Canada Goose 41.6% 75.0% 33.4% 1.8x
31   Common Grackle 35.6% 75.0% 39.4% 2.1x
32   White-eyed Vireo 33.5% 75.0% 41.5% 2.2x
33   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.4% 75.0% 44.6% 2.5x
34   Tree Swallow 14.4% 75.0% 60.6% 5.2x
35   Scarlet Tanager 11.9% 75.0% 63.1% 6.3x
36   Hooded Warbler 11.4% 75.0% 63.6% 6.6x
37   Anhinga 0.3% 75.0% 74.7% 269.1x
38   Eastern Bluebird 49.6% 50.0% 0.4% 1.0x
39   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.3% 50.0% 14.7% 1.4x
40   Eastern Phoebe 34.4% 50.0% 15.6% 1.5x
41   Fish Crow 33.3% 50.0% 16.7% 1.5x
42   Blue Grosbeak 23.4% 50.0% 26.6% 2.1x
43   Prothonotary Warbler 16.2% 50.0% 33.8% 3.1x
44   Belted Kingfisher 11.8% 50.0% 38.2% 4.2x
45   Green Heron 10.5% 50.0% 39.5% 4.8x
46   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 10.4% 50.0% 39.6% 4.8x
47   American Goldfinch 44.6% 25.0% 19.6% 0.6x
48   Turkey Vulture 39.7% 25.0% 14.7% 0.6x
49   Mallard 28.9% 25.0% 3.9% 0.9x
50   Chimney Swift 28.6% 25.0% 3.6% 0.9x
51   White-breasted Nuthatch 23.7% 25.0% 1.3% 1.1x
52   American Redstart 22.6% 25.0% 2.4% 1.1x
53   Eastern Wood-Pewee 21.3% 25.0% 3.7% 1.2x
54   Black Vulture 21.2% 25.0% 3.8% 1.2x
55   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 19.1% 25.0% 5.9% 1.3x
56   Osprey 15.9% 25.0% 9.1% 1.6x
57   Yellow-throated Warbler 15.5% 25.0% 9.5% 1.6x
58   Yellow-breasted Chat 11.1% 25.0% 13.9% 2.3x
59   Northern Flicker 8.8% 25.0% 16.2% 2.9x
60   Barred Owl 7.8% 25.0% 17.2% 3.2x
61   Louisiana Waterthrush 7.4% 25.0% 17.6% 3.4x
62   Northern Waterthrush 7.0% 25.0% 18.0% 3.6x
63   Yellow-throated Vireo 6.7% 25.0% 18.3% 3.7x
64   Swainson's Thrush 6.1% 25.0% 18.9% 4.1x
65   Swamp Sparrow 2.0% 25.0% 23.0% 12.2x
66   Wild Turkey 1.5% 25.0% 23.5% 16.4x
67   Baltimore Oriole 1.1% 25.0% 23.9% 23.2x
68   Sedge Wren 0.0% 25.0% 25.0% 771.3x