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Top Birds at Jordan Lake--Morgan Creek arm (seasonal mudflats) in August
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 11 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Jordan Lake--Morgan Creek arm (seasonal mudflats) 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   Great Egret 31.8% 90.9% 59.1% 2.9x
2   Great Blue Heron 45.4% 81.8% 36.4% 1.8x
3   Mourning Dove 48.5% 63.6% 15.2% 1.3x
4   Killdeer 20.5% 63.6% 43.1% 3.1x
5   Osprey 19.7% 63.6% 43.9% 3.2x
6   Bald Eagle 7.9% 63.6% 55.7% 8.1x
7   Carolina Wren 72.3% 54.5% 17.7% 0.8x
8   Carolina Chickadee 59.0% 54.5% 4.4% 0.9x
9   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 42.1% 54.5% 12.4% 1.3x
10   Little Blue Heron 4.9% 54.5% 49.6% 11.1x
11   American Goldfinch 58.4% 45.5% 12.9% 0.8x
12   Tufted Titmouse 52.9% 45.5% 7.5% 0.9x
13   Blue Jay 36.7% 45.5% 8.7% 1.2x
14   Canada Goose 24.5% 45.5% 20.9% 1.9x
15   Mallard 17.7% 45.5% 27.8% 2.6x
16   Double-crested Cormorant 16.6% 45.5% 28.9% 2.7x
17   Pine Warbler 15.6% 45.5% 29.9% 2.9x
18   Spotted Sandpiper 10.0% 45.5% 35.5% 4.5x
19   Least Sandpiper 6.4% 45.5% 39.1% 7.1x
20   Lesser Yellowlegs 3.5% 45.5% 41.9% 12.8x
21   American Crow 53.0% 36.4% 16.6% 0.7x
22   Turkey Vulture 31.9% 36.4% 4.5% 1.1x
23   Eastern Wood-Pewee 19.3% 36.4% 17.1% 1.9x
24   Wood Duck 10.9% 36.4% 25.4% 3.3x
25   Red-headed Woodpecker 11.1% 27.3% 16.2% 2.5x
26   Northern Flicker 9.7% 27.3% 17.6% 2.8x
27   Pectoral Sandpiper 5.0% 27.3% 22.3% 5.5x
28   Semipalmated Sandpiper 3.5% 27.3% 23.8% 7.8x
29   Semipalmated Plover 3.2% 27.3% 24.1% 8.5x
30   Snowy Egret 2.6% 27.3% 24.7% 10.6x
31   White Ibis 1.3% 27.3% 26.0% 20.8x
32   Western Sandpiper 0.6% 27.3% 26.7% 44.0x
33   Northern Cardinal 66.1% 18.2% 47.9% 0.3x
34   Downy Woodpecker 39.9% 18.2% 21.7% 0.5x
35   Eastern Bluebird 39.2% 18.2% 21.0% 0.5x
36   Fish Crow 26.3% 18.2% 8.2% 0.7x
37   Chipping Sparrow 17.8% 18.2% 0.4% 1.0x
38   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 16.7% 18.2% 1.5% 1.1x
39   Summer Tanager 15.2% 18.2% 3.0% 1.2x
40   Pileated Woodpecker 14.6% 18.2% 3.6% 1.2x
41   Solitary Sandpiper 5.8% 18.2% 12.4% 3.2x
42   peep sp. 2.2% 18.2% 16.0% 8.4x
43   Black Tern 1.7% 18.2% 16.5% 10.6x
44   Wild Turkey 1.1% 18.2% 17.0% 16.1x
45   Red-bellied Woodpecker 39.7% 9.1% 30.6% 0.2x
46   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 34.7% 9.1% 25.7% 0.3x
47   Indigo Bunting 28.7% 9.1% 19.6% 0.3x
48   White-breasted Nuthatch 27.4% 9.1% 18.3% 0.3x
49   Eastern Towhee 26.1% 9.1% 17.0% 0.3x
50   Brown-headed Nuthatch 25.0% 9.1% 16.0% 0.4x
51   Blue Grosbeak 21.9% 9.1% 12.8% 0.4x
52   Red-eyed Vireo 21.8% 9.1% 12.7% 0.4x
53   Belted Kingfisher 20.9% 9.1% 11.9% 0.4x
54   Eastern Phoebe 19.7% 9.1% 10.7% 0.5x
55   Chimney Swift 18.4% 9.1% 9.3% 0.5x
56   Great Crested Flycatcher 17.5% 9.1% 8.4% 0.5x
57   Black Vulture 15.5% 9.1% 6.4% 0.6x
58   Eastern Kingbird 13.9% 9.1% 4.8% 0.7x
59   Barn Swallow 12.0% 9.1% 2.9% 0.8x
60   Acadian Flycatcher 9.4% 9.1% 0.3% 1.0x
61   Hairy Woodpecker 7.8% 9.1% 1.3% 1.2x
62   Cooper's Hawk 4.6% 9.1% 4.5% 2.0x
63   Tricolored Heron 3.1% 9.1% 6.0% 2.9x
64   Field Sparrow 3.1% 9.1% 6.0% 3.0x
65   Prothonotary Warbler 2.7% 9.1% 6.4% 3.4x
66   Purple Martin 2.6% 9.1% 6.5% 3.5x
67   Yellow-throated Warbler 1.9% 9.1% 7.2% 4.8x
68   Greater Yellowlegs 1.8% 9.1% 7.3% 5.0x
69   Stilt Sandpiper 1.6% 9.1% 7.5% 5.8x
70   Scarlet Tanager 1.5% 9.1% 7.6% 6.3x
71   Short-billed Dowitcher 1.4% 9.1% 7.7% 6.4x
72   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 0.9% 9.1% 8.2% 9.9x
73   Cliff Swallow 0.9% 9.1% 8.2% 10.3x
74   Great Horned Owl 0.8% 9.1% 8.3% 11.7x
75   Broad-winged Hawk 0.7% 9.1% 8.4% 12.5x
76   Northern Waterthrush 0.7% 9.1% 8.4% 12.8x
77   Magnolia Warbler 0.6% 9.1% 8.5% 16.1x
78   Black-bellied Plover 0.1% 9.1% 8.9% 64.2x
79   woodpecker sp. 0.1% 9.1% 9.0% 73.4x
80   Glossy Ibis 0.1% 9.1% 9.0% 171.3x
81   Hooded Merganser 0.0% 9.1% 9.1% 257.0x
82   Sterna sp. 0.0% 9.1% 9.1% 513.9x