Bird Finder

Top Birds at Brier Creek Reservoir in August
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 11 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Brier Creek Reservoir 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   Turkey Vulture 31.9% 63.6% 31.8% 2.0x
2   Carolina Wren 72.3% 54.5% 17.7% 0.8x
3   Great Egret 31.8% 54.5% 22.7% 1.7x
4   Mallard 17.7% 54.5% 36.9% 3.1x
5   Mourning Dove 48.5% 45.5% 3.0% 0.9x
6   Great Blue Heron 45.5% 45.5% 0.0% 1.0x
7   Northern Mockingbird 31.6% 45.5% 13.9% 1.4x
8   Northern Cardinal 66.0% 36.4% 29.7% 0.6x
9   American Goldfinch 58.4% 36.4% 22.0% 0.6x
10   Black Vulture 15.5% 36.4% 20.9% 2.4x
11   Carolina Chickadee 59.0% 27.3% 31.8% 0.5x
12   Tufted Titmouse 53.0% 27.3% 25.7% 0.5x
13   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 42.2% 27.3% 14.9% 0.6x
14   Blue Jay 36.8% 27.3% 9.5% 0.7x
15   Double-crested Cormorant 16.6% 27.3% 10.7% 1.6x
16   Pine Warbler 15.6% 27.3% 11.7% 1.7x
17   Summer Tanager 15.2% 27.3% 12.1% 1.8x
18   Bald Eagle 8.0% 27.3% 19.3% 3.4x
19   American Crow 53.0% 18.2% 34.8% 0.3x
20   Red-bellied Woodpecker 39.7% 18.2% 21.5% 0.5x
21   Eastern Bluebird 39.2% 18.2% 21.0% 0.5x
22   Eastern Towhee 26.1% 18.2% 7.9% 0.7x
23   Downy Woodpecker 39.9% 9.1% 30.9% 0.2x
24   American Robin 29.8% 9.1% 20.7% 0.3x
25   Fish Crow 26.4% 9.1% 17.3% 0.3x
26   Brown-headed Nuthatch 25.0% 9.1% 16.0% 0.4x
27   Red-eyed Vireo 21.8% 9.1% 12.7% 0.4x
28   Killdeer 20.6% 9.1% 11.6% 0.4x
29   Osprey 19.8% 9.1% 10.7% 0.5x
30   House Finch 19.8% 9.1% 10.7% 0.5x
31   Eastern Phoebe 19.7% 9.1% 10.7% 0.5x
32   Green Heron 17.1% 9.1% 8.0% 0.5x
33   Pileated Woodpecker 14.6% 9.1% 5.5% 0.6x
34   Red-headed Woodpecker 11.1% 9.1% 2.0% 0.8x
35   Red-tailed Hawk 10.6% 9.1% 1.5% 0.9x
36   Cooper's Hawk 4.6% 9.1% 4.5% 2.0x
37   Yellow-throated Vireo 3.5% 9.1% 5.6% 2.6x