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Top Birds at North Carolina Botanical Garden in October
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 99 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at North Carolina Botanical Garden 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   Northern Cardinal 72.0% 92.9% 20.9% 1.3x
2   Carolina Chickadee 70.8% 92.9% 22.1% 1.3x
3   Carolina Wren 75.2% 86.9% 11.7% 1.2x
4   Red-bellied Woodpecker 68.8% 84.8% 16.1% 1.2x
5   Tufted Titmouse 65.2% 84.8% 19.7% 1.3x
6   Downy Woodpecker 57.3% 77.8% 20.4% 1.4x
7   Blue Jay 70.7% 75.8% 5.1% 1.1x
8   American Crow 68.4% 61.6% 6.8% 0.9x
9   American Goldfinch 33.2% 59.6% 26.4% 1.8x
10   Brown-headed Nuthatch 36.8% 57.6% 20.8% 1.6x
11   Northern Mockingbird 42.7% 56.6% 13.9% 1.3x
12   White-breasted Nuthatch 35.3% 53.5% 18.2% 1.5x
13   House Finch 28.9% 48.5% 19.6% 1.7x
14   Northern Flicker 55.0% 45.5% 9.5% 0.8x
15   Eastern Bluebird 53.8% 42.4% 11.4% 0.8x
16   Eastern Towhee 37.6% 42.4% 4.8% 1.1x
17   American Robin 35.7% 42.4% 6.7% 1.2x
18   Gray Catbird 28.4% 42.4% 14.0% 1.5x
19   White-throated Sparrow 23.7% 42.4% 18.7% 1.8x
20   Turkey Vulture 43.8% 41.4% 2.3% 0.9x
21   Brown Thrasher 32.4% 39.4% 7.0% 1.2x
22   Pine Warbler 35.2% 33.3% 1.9% 0.9x
23   Mourning Dove 28.3% 31.3% 3.0% 1.1x
24   Yellow-rumped Warbler 32.8% 30.3% 2.5% 0.9x
25   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 32.7% 27.3% 5.4% 0.8x
26   Red-shouldered Hawk 35.5% 25.3% 10.2% 0.7x
27   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 18.5% 25.3% 6.7% 1.4x
28   Eastern Phoebe 54.2% 24.2% 29.9% 0.4x
29   Black Vulture 21.8% 17.2% 4.6% 0.8x
30   Common Yellowthroat 18.3% 17.2% 1.1% 0.9x
31   Song Sparrow 35.0% 15.2% 19.8% 0.4x
32   Chipping Sparrow 22.8% 14.1% 8.6% 0.6x
33   Hairy Woodpecker 15.1% 14.1% 0.9% 0.9x
34   Swainson's Thrush 5.8% 12.1% 6.3% 2.1x
35   Pileated Woodpecker 22.2% 10.1% 12.1% 0.5x
36   Hermit Thrush 3.8% 10.1% 6.3% 2.7x
37   Magnolia Warbler 12.2% 9.1% 3.1% 0.7x
38   Red-eyed Vireo 7.5% 9.1% 1.6% 1.2x
39   Red-tailed Hawk 12.4% 8.1% 4.4% 0.6x
40   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 3.0% 8.1% 5.1% 2.7x
41   Gray-cheeked Thrush 2.4% 8.1% 5.7% 3.4x
42   Scarlet Tanager 6.5% 7.1% 0.6% 1.1x
43   Winter Wren 5.1% 7.1% 2.0% 1.4x
44   Wood Thrush 3.2% 7.1% 3.9% 2.2x
45   Golden-crowned Kinglet 15.1% 6.1% 9.1% 0.4x
46   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 5.6% 6.1% 0.4% 1.1x
47   Hooded Warbler 1.1% 5.1% 4.0% 4.8x
48   Palm Warbler 17.3% 4.0% 13.2% 0.2x
49   American Redstart 16.3% 4.0% 12.2% 0.2x
50   Black-and-white Warbler 12.8% 4.0% 8.7% 0.3x
51   Red-breasted Nuthatch 5.4% 4.0% 1.4% 0.7x
52   White-eyed Vireo 5.4% 4.0% 1.3% 0.8x
53   Dark-eyed Junco 2.2% 4.0% 1.8% 1.8x
54   Eastern Wood-Pewee 13.7% 3.0% 10.7% 0.2x
55   Black-throated Blue Warbler 13.2% 3.0% 10.2% 0.2x
56   Cape May Warbler 13.0% 3.0% 10.0% 0.2x
57   Cedar Waxwing 6.7% 3.0% 3.7% 0.5x
58   Sharp-shinned Hawk 3.4% 3.0% 0.4% 0.9x
59   Summer Tanager 2.4% 3.0% 0.6% 1.3x
60   Brown Creeper 2.0% 3.0% 1.1% 1.5x
61   Ovenbird 1.8% 3.0% 1.3% 1.7x
62   Bald Eagle 15.3% 2.0% 13.3% 0.1x
63   Common Grackle 14.2% 2.0% 12.2% 0.1x
64   Chimney Swift 12.4% 2.0% 10.4% 0.2x
65   Cooper's Hawk 7.8% 2.0% 5.7% 0.3x
66   Great Blue Heron 43.3% 1.0% 42.3% 0.0x
67   Killdeer 23.6% 1.0% 22.6% 0.0x
68   Northern Parula 21.7% 1.0% 20.7% 0.0x
69   Red-headed Woodpecker 13.6% 1.0% 12.6% 0.1x
70   Swamp Sparrow 10.0% 1.0% 9.0% 0.1x
71   Indigo Bunting 8.4% 1.0% 7.4% 0.1x
72   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 8.2% 1.0% 7.2% 0.1x
73   Red-winged Blackbird 7.9% 1.0% 6.9% 0.1x
74   Blackpoll Warbler 6.1% 1.0% 5.1% 0.2x
75   Field Sparrow 5.0% 1.0% 4.0% 0.2x
76   Chestnut-sided Warbler 3.1% 1.0% 2.1% 0.3x
77   Blackburnian Warbler 2.8% 1.0% 1.8% 0.4x
78   Pine Siskin 2.5% 1.0% 1.5% 0.4x
79   House Sparrow 1.1% 1.0% 0.1% 0.9x
80   Yellow-throated Vireo 1.1% 1.0% 0.1% 0.9x
81   Veery 0.9% 1.0% 0.1% 1.1x
82   Acadian Flycatcher 0.6% 1.0% 0.4% 1.6x
83   Philadelphia Vireo 0.6% 1.0% 0.4% 1.6x
84   Catharus sp. 0.5% 1.0% 0.5% 2.1x
85   Baltimore Oriole 0.5% 1.0% 0.6% 2.2x
86   Downy/Hairy Woodpecker 0.4% 1.0% 0.6% 2.4x
87   Worm-eating Warbler 0.3% 1.0% 0.7% 3.2x