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Top Birds at Falls Lake--Sandling Beach in October
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 15 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Falls Lake--Sandling Beach during the month of October. 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   White Wagtail 0% 33.3% 33.3%
2   Pine Warbler 35.2% 26.7% 8.5% 0.8x
3   Ring-billed Gull 4.1% 26.7% 22.6% 6.5x
4   Turkey Vulture 43.8% 20.0% 23.8% 0.5x
5   Great Blue Heron 42.9% 20.0% 22.9% 0.5x
6   Brown-headed Nuthatch 37.0% 20.0% 17.0% 0.5x
7   Yellow-rumped Warbler 32.8% 20.0% 12.8% 0.6x
8   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 32.7% 20.0% 12.7% 0.6x
9   Belted Kingfisher 29.8% 20.0% 9.8% 0.7x
10   Fish Crow 17.6% 20.0% 2.4% 1.1x
11   American Redstart 16.1% 20.0% 3.9% 1.2x
12   Bald Eagle 15.2% 20.0% 4.8% 1.3x
13   Osprey 7.4% 20.0% 12.6% 2.7x
14   Red-breasted Nuthatch 5.4% 20.0% 14.6% 3.7x
15   Black-throated Green Warbler 5.2% 20.0% 14.8% 3.8x
16   Carolina Wren 75.4% 13.3% 62.0% 0.2x
17   Northern Cardinal 72.3% 13.3% 59.0% 0.2x
18   Carolina Chickadee 71.1% 13.3% 57.8% 0.2x
19   Blue Jay 70.8% 13.3% 57.5% 0.2x
20   Red-bellied Woodpecker 69.0% 13.3% 55.7% 0.2x
21   American Crow 68.4% 13.3% 55.1% 0.2x
22   Tufted Titmouse 65.4% 13.3% 52.1% 0.2x
23   Downy Woodpecker 57.6% 13.3% 44.3% 0.2x
24   Northern Flicker 54.9% 13.3% 41.6% 0.2x
25   Eastern Phoebe 54.0% 13.3% 40.6% 0.2x
26   Eastern Bluebird 53.8% 13.3% 40.4% 0.2x
27   Northern Mockingbird 42.9% 13.3% 29.6% 0.3x
28   Red-shouldered Hawk 35.4% 13.3% 22.1% 0.4x
29   American Goldfinch 33.5% 13.3% 20.2% 0.4x
30   Chipping Sparrow 22.7% 13.3% 9.4% 0.6x
31   Pileated Woodpecker 22.1% 13.3% 8.8% 0.6x
32   Black Vulture 21.7% 13.3% 8.4% 0.6x
33   Northern Parula 21.5% 13.3% 8.2% 0.6x
34   Double-crested Cormorant 20.3% 13.3% 7.0% 0.7x
35   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 18.6% 13.3% 5.3% 0.7x
36   Great Egret 15.7% 13.3% 2.3% 0.9x
37   Black-throated Blue Warbler 13.2% 13.3% 0.2% 1.0x
38   Magnolia Warbler 12.1% 13.3% 1.2% 1.1x
39   Blackpoll Warbler 6.1% 13.3% 7.3% 2.2x
40   Swainson's Thrush 5.9% 13.3% 7.5% 2.3x
41   Blue-headed Vireo 3.5% 13.3% 9.8% 3.8x
42   Ruddy Duck 3.4% 13.3% 10.0% 4.0x
43   Bonaparte's Gull 0.9% 13.3% 12.4% 15.0x
44   Lesser Scaup 0.3% 13.3% 13.1% 53.2x
45   Eastern Towhee 37.7% 6.7% 31.0% 0.2x
46   American Robin 35.8% 6.7% 29.1% 0.2x
47   White-breasted Nuthatch 35.6% 6.7% 28.9% 0.2x
48   Song Sparrow 34.8% 6.7% 28.2% 0.2x
49   Mourning Dove 28.4% 6.7% 21.7% 0.2x
50   Canada Goose 26.0% 6.7% 19.3% 0.3x
51   White-throated Sparrow 24.0% 6.7% 17.3% 0.3x
52   Mallard 22.3% 6.7% 15.6% 0.3x
53   Palm Warbler 17.2% 6.7% 10.5% 0.4x
54   Golden-crowned Kinglet 15.0% 6.7% 8.4% 0.4x
55   European Starling 13.7% 6.7% 7.0% 0.5x
56   Cape May Warbler 13.0% 6.7% 6.3% 0.5x
57   Black-and-white Warbler 12.7% 6.7% 6.0% 0.5x
58   Red-tailed Hawk 12.4% 6.7% 5.7% 0.5x
59   Chimney Swift 12.3% 6.7% 5.6% 0.5x
60   Swamp Sparrow 9.9% 6.7% 3.2% 0.7x
61   Brown-headed Cowbird 8.9% 6.7% 2.3% 0.7x
62   Red-winged Blackbird 7.9% 6.7% 1.2% 0.8x
63   Cooper's Hawk 7.7% 6.7% 1.0% 0.9x
64   Red-eyed Vireo 7.5% 6.7% 0.9% 0.9x
65   Pied-billed Grebe 7.4% 6.7% 0.7% 0.9x
66   Field Sparrow 5.0% 6.7% 1.7% 1.3x
67   Sharp-shinned Hawk 3.4% 6.7% 3.3% 2.0x
68   Wood Thrush 3.2% 6.7% 3.4% 2.1x
69   Blackburnian Warbler 2.8% 6.7% 3.9% 2.4x
70   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2.5% 6.7% 4.2% 2.7x
71   Gray-cheeked Thrush 2.4% 6.7% 4.3% 2.8x
72   Dark-eyed Junco 2.3% 6.7% 4.4% 3.0x
73   Least Sandpiper 1.9% 6.7% 4.7% 3.5x
74   American Coot 1.7% 6.7% 5.0% 4.0x
75   Spotted Sandpiper 1.7% 6.7% 5.0% 4.0x
76   Merlin 1.1% 6.7% 5.6% 6.2x
77   Ring-necked Duck 0.9% 6.7% 5.8% 7.7x
78   Great Horned Owl 0.8% 6.7% 5.9% 8.9x
79   Herring Gull 0.7% 6.7% 5.9% 9.0x
80   Common Loon 0.7% 6.7% 6.0% 9.4x
81   Caspian Tern 0.7% 6.7% 6.0% 9.7x
82   Gadwall 0.7% 6.7% 6.0% 10.2x
83   Wild Turkey 0.4% 6.7% 6.2% 15.7x
84   American Wigeon 0.3% 6.7% 6.3% 19.8x
85   Northern Pintail 0.3% 6.7% 6.4% 25.6x
86   Eastern Screech-Owl 0.2% 6.7% 6.5% 31.5x
87   White-winged Scoter 0% 6.7% 6.7%
88   Bell's Vireo 0% 6.7% 6.7%