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

based on 17 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Falls Lake--Sandling Beach 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   Carolina Wren 72.2% 70.6% 1.6% 1.0x
2   Turkey Vulture 31.9% 52.9% 21.1% 1.7x
3   Great Egret 31.8% 52.9% 21.1% 1.7x
4   American Crow 52.9% 47.1% 5.9% 0.9x
5   Tufted Titmouse 52.9% 47.1% 5.9% 0.9x
6   Osprey 19.7% 47.1% 27.3% 2.4x
7   Pine Warbler 15.5% 47.1% 31.5% 3.0x
8   Great Blue Heron 45.5% 41.2% 4.3% 0.9x
9   Eastern Wood-Pewee 19.2% 41.2% 21.9% 2.1x
10   Pileated Woodpecker 14.5% 41.2% 26.6% 2.8x
11   Black Tern 1.6% 41.2% 39.5% 25.3x
12   Carolina Chickadee 59.1% 35.3% 23.8% 0.6x
13   Brown-headed Nuthatch 25.0% 35.3% 10.3% 1.4x
14   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 42.2% 29.4% 12.8% 0.7x
15   Double-crested Cormorant 16.6% 29.4% 12.8% 1.8x
16   Summer Tanager 15.2% 29.4% 14.2% 1.9x
17   Northern Cardinal 66.1% 23.5% 42.6% 0.4x
18   Downy Woodpecker 39.9% 23.5% 16.4% 0.6x
19   Fish Crow 26.3% 23.5% 2.8% 0.9x
20   Yellow-throated Vireo 3.5% 23.5% 20.1% 6.8x
21   Mourning Dove 48.6% 17.6% 30.9% 0.4x
22   Red-bellied Woodpecker 39.7% 17.6% 22.1% 0.4x
23   White-breasted Nuthatch 27.4% 17.6% 9.7% 0.6x
24   Red-eyed Vireo 21.8% 17.6% 4.2% 0.8x
25   Black Vulture 15.5% 17.6% 2.2% 1.1x
26   Bald Eagle 8.0% 17.6% 9.7% 2.2x
27   Caspian Tern 2.2% 17.6% 15.4% 8.0x
28   Common Tern 0.3% 17.6% 17.4% 62.3x
29   American Goldfinch 58.5% 11.8% 46.7% 0.2x
30   Eastern Bluebird 39.2% 11.8% 27.5% 0.3x
31   Blue Jay 36.8% 11.8% 25.1% 0.3x
32   American Robin 29.8% 11.8% 18.0% 0.4x
33   Barn Swallow 12.0% 11.8% 0.2% 1.0x
34   Forster's Tern 0.5% 11.8% 11.3% 25.6x
35   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 34.8% 5.9% 28.9% 0.2x
36   Northern Mockingbird 31.7% 5.9% 25.8% 0.2x
37   Gray Catbird 27.3% 5.9% 21.4% 0.2x
38   Red-shouldered Hawk 23.9% 5.9% 18.1% 0.2x
39   Belted Kingfisher 21.0% 5.9% 15.1% 0.3x
40   Chimney Swift 18.5% 5.9% 12.6% 0.3x
41   Chipping Sparrow 17.9% 5.9% 12.0% 0.3x
42   Great Crested Flycatcher 17.5% 5.9% 11.6% 0.3x
43   European Starling 10.7% 5.9% 4.8% 0.5x
44   Spotted Sandpiper 10.1% 5.9% 4.2% 0.6x
45   Northern Flicker 9.7% 5.9% 3.8% 0.6x
46   Northern Parula 6.9% 5.9% 1.0% 0.8x
47   Barred Owl 3.9% 5.9% 2.0% 1.5x
48   Chestnut-sided Warbler 1.5% 5.9% 4.4% 3.9x
49   swallow sp. 0.8% 5.9% 5.1% 7.4x
50   Magnolia Warbler 0.6% 5.9% 5.3% 10.4x
51   Ring-billed Gull 0.3% 5.9% 5.5% 17.5x
52   gull sp. 0.1% 5.9% 5.8% 55.4x
53   Herring Gull 0.1% 5.9% 5.8% 66.4x
54   Sharp-shinned/Cooper's Hawk 0.0% 5.9% 5.9% 332.2x