Bird Finder

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

based on 71 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Johnston Mill Nature Preserve during the month of 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   Tufted Titmouse 64.6% 85.9% 21.3% 1.3x
2   Northern Cardinal 79.4% 84.5% 5.1% 1.1x
3   Red-eyed Vireo 51.2% 84.5% 33.3% 1.6x
4   Acadian Flycatcher 26.4% 80.3% 53.8% 3.0x
5   Red-bellied Woodpecker 55.0% 78.9% 23.9% 1.4x
6   Carolina Wren 70.0% 74.6% 4.6% 1.1x
7   Northern Parula 36.1% 70.4% 34.3% 2.0x
8   Ovenbird 18.5% 67.6% 49.1% 3.7x
9   Carolina Chickadee 60.5% 66.2% 5.7% 1.1x
10   Indigo Bunting 44.7% 66.2% 21.5% 1.5x
11   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 56.4% 57.7% 1.3% 1.0x
12   Summer Tanager 37.7% 57.7% 20.1% 1.5x
13   Downy Woodpecker 39.2% 56.3% 17.2% 1.4x
14   American Crow 56.7% 53.5% 3.2% 0.9x
15   Blue Jay 44.4% 53.5% 9.1% 1.2x
16   White-breasted Nuthatch 23.5% 46.5% 23.0% 2.0x
17   Louisiana Waterthrush 7.1% 45.1% 38.0% 6.4x
18   American Goldfinch 43.5% 42.3% 1.3% 1.0x
19   Scarlet Tanager 12.0% 40.8% 28.9% 3.4x
20   Common Yellowthroat 40.7% 39.4% 1.3% 1.0x
21   Eastern Bluebird 49.5% 38.0% 11.4% 0.8x
22   Turkey Vulture 39.4% 38.0% 1.4% 1.0x
23   Great Crested Flycatcher 48.0% 36.6% 11.4% 0.8x
24   Mourning Dove 49.4% 35.2% 14.2% 0.7x
25   Pine Warbler 39.0% 35.2% 3.8% 0.9x
26   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.8% 35.2% 0.6% 1.0x
27   Eastern Wood-Pewee 21.6% 31.0% 9.4% 1.4x
28   Pileated Woodpecker 19.3% 31.0% 11.7% 1.6x
29   Red-shouldered Hawk 31.6% 29.6% 2.1% 0.9x
30   Black-throated Blue Warbler 14.6% 26.8% 12.1% 1.8x
31   Blue Grosbeak 23.3% 23.9% 0.6% 1.0x
32   Yellow-throated Vireo 6.3% 23.9% 17.6% 3.8x
33   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 19.0% 22.5% 3.5% 1.2x
34   Yellow-throated Warbler 14.8% 22.5% 7.8% 1.5x
35   Wood Thrush 14.2% 22.5% 8.4% 1.6x
36   Yellow-breasted Chat 11.0% 22.5% 11.5% 2.0x
37   Barred Owl 8.0% 22.5% 14.5% 2.8x
38   American Redstart 22.6% 21.1% 1.4% 0.9x
39   Black Vulture 21.2% 19.7% 1.4% 0.9x
40   Chipping Sparrow 37.3% 18.3% 19.0% 0.5x
41   White-eyed Vireo 32.0% 18.3% 13.7% 0.6x
42   Chimney Swift 28.9% 18.3% 10.6% 0.6x
43   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 12.0% 18.3% 6.3% 1.5x
44   Hooded Warbler 11.0% 18.3% 7.3% 1.7x
45   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.7% 16.9% 13.8% 0.6x
46   Swainson's Thrush 6.4% 16.9% 10.5% 2.6x
47   Eastern Phoebe 34.1% 15.5% 18.6% 0.5x
48   House Finch 27.2% 14.1% 13.2% 0.5x
49   American Robin 38.2% 12.7% 25.5% 0.3x
50   Eastern Towhee 37.9% 12.7% 25.3% 0.3x
51   Gray Catbird 31.4% 12.7% 18.7% 0.4x
52   Red-tailed Hawk 14.1% 12.7% 1.4% 0.9x
53   Fish Crow 33.3% 11.3% 22.1% 0.3x
54   Northern Mockingbird 31.5% 11.3% 20.2% 0.4x
55   Veery 3.5% 11.3% 7.8% 3.2x
56   Common Grackle 37.1% 9.9% 27.2% 0.3x
57   European Starling 22.8% 7.0% 15.7% 0.3x
58   Cedar Waxwing 13.0% 7.0% 6.0% 0.5x
59   Belted Kingfisher 12.0% 7.0% 5.0% 0.6x
60   House Wren 9.2% 7.0% 2.2% 0.8x
61   Prairie Warbler 7.7% 7.0% 0.7% 0.9x
62   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 2.3% 7.0% 4.7% 3.0x
63   Great Blue Heron 48.2% 5.6% 42.6% 0.1x
64   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 33.4% 5.6% 27.8% 0.2x
65   Barn Swallow 31.5% 5.6% 25.8% 0.2x
66   Red-winged Blackbird 27.3% 5.6% 21.6% 0.2x
67   Prothonotary Warbler 16.5% 5.6% 10.9% 0.3x
68   Hairy Woodpecker 8.3% 5.6% 2.7% 0.7x
69   Gray-cheeked Thrush 0.5% 5.6% 5.1% 11.1x
70   Canada Goose 42.5% 4.2% 38.3% 0.1x
71   Killdeer 20.1% 4.2% 15.9% 0.2x
72   Brown Thrasher 16.9% 4.2% 12.6% 0.3x
73   Blackpoll Warbler 7.5% 4.2% 3.3% 0.6x
74   Field Sparrow 3.7% 4.2% 0.5% 1.1x
75   Eastern Kingbird 26.5% 2.8% 23.7% 0.1x
76   Black-and-white Warbler 15.5% 2.8% 12.7% 0.2x
77   Orchard Oriole 15.3% 2.8% 12.5% 0.2x
78   Song Sparrow 14.2% 2.8% 11.4% 0.2x
79   Yellow Warbler 7.9% 2.8% 5.1% 0.4x
80   White-throated Sparrow 7.6% 2.8% 4.8% 0.4x
81   Worm-eating Warbler 1.1% 2.8% 1.7% 2.5x
82   Buteo sp. 0.2% 2.8% 2.6% 11.5x
83   Wood Duck 12.8% 1.4% 11.4% 0.1x
84   Yellow-rumped Warbler 11.3% 1.4% 9.9% 0.1x
85   Red-headed Woodpecker 11.2% 1.4% 9.8% 0.1x
86   Northern Flicker 9.3% 1.4% 7.9% 0.2x
87   Northern Waterthrush 7.3% 1.4% 5.9% 0.2x
88   Cooper's Hawk 2.8% 1.4% 1.3% 0.5x
89   Kentucky Warbler 1.9% 1.4% 0.5% 0.7x
90   Chestnut-sided Warbler 1.6% 1.4% 0.2% 0.9x
91   Pine Siskin 0.9% 1.4% 0.5% 1.6x
92   Great Horned Owl 0.5% 1.4% 0.9% 2.7x
93   Catharus sp. 0.2% 1.4% 1.2% 8.5x
94   Dark-eyed Junco 0.0% 1.4% 1.4% 35.6x
95   Brown Creeper 0.0% 1.4% 1.4% 59.4x