Bird Finder

Top Birds at Brier Creek Reservoir in November
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 Brier Creek Reservoir during the month of November. 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 43.5% 60.5% 16.9% 1.4x
2   Mallard 27.4% 60.5% 33.0% 2.2x
3   Ring-necked Duck 6.6% 55.8% 49.2% 8.5x
4   American Crow 60.8% 51.2% 9.6% 0.8x
5   Song Sparrow 57.4% 51.2% 6.2% 0.9x
6   Northern Mockingbird 35.4% 46.5% 11.2% 1.3x
7   Double-crested Cormorant 28.8% 41.9% 13.0% 1.5x
8   Hooded Merganser 10.8% 41.9% 31.1% 3.9x
9   Northern Cardinal 59.3% 39.5% 19.7% 0.7x
10   Killdeer 23.4% 37.2% 13.8% 1.6x
11   White-throated Sparrow 59.8% 34.9% 24.9% 0.6x
12   Blue Jay 48.1% 34.9% 13.2% 0.7x
13   Belted Kingfisher 25.9% 34.9% 9.0% 1.3x
14   Carolina Chickadee 60.4% 32.6% 27.8% 0.5x
15   Turkey Vulture 41.5% 32.6% 9.0% 0.8x
16   Northern Flicker 40.0% 32.6% 7.4% 0.8x
17   Mourning Dove 23.5% 32.6% 9.1% 1.4x
18   Carolina Wren 66.6% 30.2% 36.4% 0.5x
19   American Robin 39.7% 30.2% 9.4% 0.8x
20   Canada Goose 29.9% 30.2% 0.3% 1.0x
21   Ruddy Duck 14.2% 27.9% 13.8% 2.0x
22   Green-winged Teal 3.9% 27.9% 24.0% 7.2x
23   Lesser Scaup 2.3% 27.9% 25.6% 12.3x
24   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 48.6% 25.6% 23.0% 0.5x
25   Yellow-rumped Warbler 38.0% 25.6% 12.4% 0.7x
26   Pied-billed Grebe 20.7% 23.3% 2.6% 1.1x
27   Bald Eagle 14.8% 23.3% 8.4% 1.6x
28   Gadwall 5.6% 23.3% 17.6% 4.1x
29   Eastern Bluebird 53.4% 20.9% 32.4% 0.4x
30   Tufted Titmouse 51.4% 20.9% 30.5% 0.4x
31   Golden-crowned Kinglet 29.3% 20.9% 8.4% 0.7x
32   Red-winged Blackbird 22.5% 20.9% 1.6% 0.9x
33   Red-bellied Woodpecker 56.9% 18.6% 38.3% 0.3x
34   Downy Woodpecker 42.7% 18.6% 24.1% 0.4x
35   Eastern Towhee 35.2% 18.6% 16.6% 0.5x
36   Bufflehead 9.6% 18.6% 9.0% 1.9x
37   Eastern Phoebe 35.6% 16.3% 19.3% 0.5x
38   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.1% 16.3% 13.8% 0.5x
39   Dark-eyed Junco 27.3% 16.3% 11.0% 0.6x
40   Ring-billed Gull 20.0% 16.3% 3.7% 0.8x
41   American Goldfinch 41.3% 14.0% 27.4% 0.3x
42   European Starling 17.2% 14.0% 3.2% 0.8x
43   Red-shouldered Hawk 26.2% 11.6% 14.6% 0.4x
44   House Finch 23.9% 11.6% 12.2% 0.5x
45   Red-tailed Hawk 17.0% 11.6% 5.4% 0.7x
46   Common Grackle 13.7% 11.6% 2.0% 0.9x
47   Chipping Sparrow 26.7% 7.0% 19.7% 0.3x
48   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 22.3% 7.0% 15.3% 0.3x
49   Hermit Thrush 20.0% 7.0% 13.0% 0.3x
50   Field Sparrow 17.1% 7.0% 10.1% 0.4x
51   Cedar Waxwing 11.2% 7.0% 4.2% 0.6x
52   Hairy Woodpecker 9.7% 7.0% 2.7% 0.7x
53   Black Vulture 19.9% 4.7% 15.2% 0.2x
54   Swamp Sparrow 18.2% 4.7% 13.5% 0.3x
55   Brown Thrasher 16.1% 4.7% 11.5% 0.3x
56   Pine Warbler 14.6% 4.7% 9.9% 0.3x
57   Bonaparte's Gull 10.0% 4.7% 5.3% 0.5x
58   Rock Pigeon 7.3% 4.7% 2.7% 0.6x
59   Cooper's Hawk 5.6% 4.7% 1.0% 0.8x
60   Palm Warbler 5.5% 4.7% 0.9% 0.8x
61   Northern Shoveler 4.0% 4.7% 0.7% 1.2x
62   House Sparrow 1.0% 4.7% 3.7% 4.8x
63   Mute Swan 0.6% 4.7% 4.0% 7.6x
64   White-breasted Nuthatch 27.9% 2.3% 25.6% 0.1x
65   Winter Wren 12.8% 2.3% 10.5% 0.2x
66   Red-headed Woodpecker 12.3% 2.3% 10.0% 0.2x
67   Eastern Meadowlark 6.5% 2.3% 4.2% 0.4x
68   Wood Duck 5.0% 2.3% 2.6% 0.5x
69   Rusty Blackbird 3.9% 2.3% 1.6% 0.6x
70   Sharp-shinned Hawk 3.2% 2.3% 0.9% 0.7x
71   Fox Sparrow 2.7% 2.3% 0.3% 0.9x
72   Northern Harrier 1.3% 2.3% 1.0% 1.8x
73   Redhead 0.8% 2.3% 1.5% 2.9x
74   Greater Scaup 0.2% 2.3% 2.2% 13.6x