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Top Birds at Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek Arm (Durham Co) in September
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 32 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek Arm (Durham Co) during the month of September. 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 44.5% 81.2% 36.7% 1.8x
2   Great Egret 29.1% 81.2% 52.1% 2.8x
3   Killdeer 23.8% 50.0% 26.2% 2.1x
4   Wood Duck 8.4% 43.8% 35.4% 5.2x
5   Lesser Yellowlegs 4.4% 37.5% 33.1% 8.6x
6   Wood Stork 1.2% 34.4% 33.2% 29.3x
7   Canada Goose 24.8% 31.2% 6.4% 1.3x
8   Red-shouldered Hawk 36.7% 28.1% 8.5% 0.8x
9   Mallard 20.1% 28.1% 8.1% 1.4x
10   Blue-winged Teal 2.5% 28.1% 25.6% 11.1x
11   Belted Kingfisher 28.1% 25.0% 3.1% 0.9x
12   Chimney Swift 24.5% 25.0% 0.5% 1.0x
13   American Crow 65.0% 21.9% 43.1% 0.3x
14   Pine Warbler 40.6% 21.9% 18.7% 0.5x
15   Double-crested Cormorant 15.4% 21.9% 6.5% 1.4x
16   Solitary Sandpiper 5.0% 21.9% 16.9% 4.4x
17   White Ibis 0.7% 21.9% 21.2% 31.0x
18   Carolina Chickadee 71.3% 18.8% 52.6% 0.3x
19   Tufted Titmouse 65.5% 18.8% 46.8% 0.3x
20   American Goldfinch 47.3% 18.8% 28.6% 0.4x
21   Eastern Phoebe 37.2% 18.8% 18.4% 0.5x
22   Pectoral Sandpiper 4.7% 18.8% 14.1% 4.0x
23   Little Blue Heron 1.9% 18.8% 16.8% 9.8x
24   Carolina Wren 77.1% 15.6% 61.5% 0.2x
25   Northern Cardinal 73.6% 15.6% 57.9% 0.2x
26   Blue Jay 60.5% 15.6% 44.9% 0.3x
27   Downy Woodpecker 56.3% 15.6% 40.6% 0.3x
28   White-breasted Nuthatch 36.4% 15.6% 20.8% 0.4x
29   Bald Eagle 12.2% 15.6% 3.4% 1.3x
30   Red-bellied Woodpecker 56.1% 12.5% 43.6% 0.2x
31   Eastern Bluebird 42.3% 12.5% 29.8% 0.3x
32   Brown-headed Nuthatch 36.0% 12.5% 23.5% 0.3x
33   Pileated Woodpecker 24.6% 12.5% 12.1% 0.5x
34   Indigo Bunting 17.4% 12.5% 4.9% 0.7x
35   Osprey 12.9% 12.5% 0.4% 1.0x
36   Least Sandpiper 6.2% 12.5% 6.3% 2.0x
37   Semipalmated Plover 3.2% 12.5% 9.3% 3.9x
38   Snowy Egret 0.8% 12.5% 11.7% 15.0x
39   Turkey Vulture 39.6% 9.4% 30.2% 0.2x
40   Mourning Dove 38.4% 9.4% 29.1% 0.2x
41   White-eyed Vireo 33.6% 9.4% 24.2% 0.3x
42   Eastern Wood-Pewee 27.8% 9.4% 18.4% 0.3x
43   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 26.5% 9.4% 17.1% 0.4x
44   Summer Tanager 22.4% 9.4% 13.0% 0.4x
45   Fish Crow 22.0% 9.4% 12.6% 0.4x
46   Blue Grosbeak 11.4% 9.4% 2.0% 0.8x
47   Spotted Sandpiper 5.7% 9.4% 3.7% 1.6x
48   Barred Owl 5.7% 9.4% 3.7% 1.6x
49   Greater Yellowlegs 2.3% 9.4% 7.1% 4.0x
50   Merlin 0.5% 9.4% 8.9% 18.6x
51   Northern Mockingbird 31.2% 6.2% 25.0% 0.2x
52   Common Yellowthroat 29.9% 6.2% 23.7% 0.2x
53   Northern Flicker 22.6% 6.2% 16.3% 0.3x
54   Red-headed Woodpecker 14.8% 6.2% 8.5% 0.4x
55   Chipping Sparrow 14.3% 6.2% 8.1% 0.4x
56   Hairy Woodpecker 14.2% 6.2% 8.0% 0.4x
57   Palm Warbler 4.9% 6.2% 1.3% 1.3x
58   American Kestrel 3.7% 6.2% 2.6% 1.7x
59   Northern Waterthrush 3.5% 6.2% 2.7% 1.8x
60   Stilt Sandpiper 1.9% 6.2% 4.4% 3.3x
61   Tricolored Heron 1.3% 6.2% 4.9% 4.7x
62   Greater/Lesser Yellowlegs 0.2% 6.2% 6.0% 28.4x
63   Gray Catbird 42.9% 3.1% 39.8% 0.1x
64   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 32.8% 3.1% 29.6% 0.1x
65   American Redstart 31.0% 3.1% 27.9% 0.1x
66   Brown Thrasher 30.6% 3.1% 27.5% 0.1x
67   American Robin 29.4% 3.1% 26.3% 0.1x
68   Eastern Towhee 26.4% 3.1% 23.3% 0.1x
69   Northern Parula 25.1% 3.1% 22.0% 0.1x
70   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 15.5% 3.1% 12.4% 0.2x
71   Great Crested Flycatcher 10.6% 3.1% 7.5% 0.3x
72   Chestnut-sided Warbler 9.5% 3.1% 6.4% 0.3x
73   Scarlet Tanager 9.5% 3.1% 6.4% 0.3x
74   House Wren 8.5% 3.1% 5.4% 0.4x
75   Yellow-throated Vireo 7.6% 3.1% 4.5% 0.4x
76   Acadian Flycatcher 6.8% 3.1% 3.7% 0.5x
77   Common Grackle 5.4% 3.1% 2.3% 0.6x
78   Brown-headed Cowbird 4.4% 3.1% 1.3% 0.7x
79   Yellow Warbler 3.7% 3.1% 0.6% 0.8x
80   Semipalmated Sandpiper 3.0% 3.1% 0.1% 1.0x
81   Caspian Tern 1.8% 3.1% 1.3% 1.7x
82   Barn Swallow 1.7% 3.1% 1.4% 1.8x
83   peep sp. 1.6% 3.1% 1.5% 1.9x
84   Wild Turkey 1.1% 3.1% 2.1% 3.0x
85   Broad-winged Hawk 1.0% 3.1% 2.1% 3.2x
86   Bay-breasted Warbler 0.9% 3.1% 2.3% 3.6x
87   Great Horned Owl 0.8% 3.1% 2.3% 3.7x
88   Northern Shoveler 0.7% 3.1% 2.4% 4.5x
89   swallow sp. 0.3% 3.1% 2.8% 10.3x
90   Black-crowned Night-Heron 0.2% 3.1% 2.9% 12.6x