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Top Birds at Shelley Lake in February
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 104 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Shelley Lake during the month of February. 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   Canada Goose 45.4% 93.3% 47.9% 2.1x
2   Mallard 35.8% 82.7% 46.9% 2.3x
3   Northern Cardinal 63.8% 81.7% 17.9% 1.3x
4   Tufted Titmouse 56.1% 76.0% 19.9% 1.4x
5   Great Blue Heron 37.5% 76.0% 38.4% 2.0x
6   Carolina Chickadee 59.5% 75.0% 15.5% 1.3x
7   Carolina Wren 59.6% 74.0% 14.5% 1.2x
8   Ring-billed Gull 27.5% 73.1% 45.6% 2.7x
9   American Crow 57.5% 64.4% 6.9% 1.1x
10   American Robin 41.9% 64.4% 22.5% 1.5x
11   Double-crested Cormorant 29.8% 62.5% 32.7% 2.1x
12   Downy Woodpecker 40.3% 60.6% 20.3% 1.5x
13   White-throated Sparrow 49.8% 57.7% 7.9% 1.2x
14   Red-bellied Woodpecker 49.9% 55.8% 5.8% 1.1x
15   White-breasted Nuthatch 27.8% 54.8% 27.0% 2.0x
16   Bald Eagle 14.4% 53.8% 39.4% 3.7x
17   Killdeer 19.1% 52.9% 33.8% 2.8x
18   Pine Warbler 36.8% 51.0% 14.2% 1.4x
19   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 36.4% 51.0% 14.6% 1.4x
20   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.8% 51.0% 20.1% 1.7x
21   Eastern Towhee 35.2% 50.0% 14.8% 1.4x
22   Red-shouldered Hawk 29.8% 47.1% 17.3% 1.6x
23   Song Sparrow 50.1% 45.2% 4.9% 0.9x
24   Turkey Vulture 39.5% 40.4% 0.9% 1.0x
25   Mourning Dove 37.3% 39.4% 2.2% 1.1x
26   Hooded Merganser 18.6% 39.4% 20.8% 2.1x
27   Eastern Bluebird 47.1% 38.5% 8.6% 0.8x
28   Yellow-rumped Warbler 34.7% 38.5% 3.7% 1.1x
29   Belted Kingfisher 18.2% 37.5% 19.3% 2.1x
30   Golden-crowned Kinglet 21.5% 33.7% 12.1% 1.6x
31   Common Grackle 11.1% 28.8% 17.7% 2.6x
32   Blue Jay 38.6% 27.9% 10.7% 0.7x
33   Eastern Phoebe 24.3% 26.9% 2.6% 1.1x
34   Northern Flicker 25.0% 26.0% 1.0% 1.0x
35   House Finch 22.8% 25.0% 2.2% 1.1x
36   Red-tailed Hawk 17.4% 22.1% 4.7% 1.3x
37   Fish Crow 13.8% 22.1% 8.3% 1.6x
38   Pied-billed Grebe 15.1% 20.2% 5.1% 1.3x
39   American Goldfinch 21.2% 19.2% 1.9% 0.9x
40   Hermit Thrush 13.9% 19.2% 5.3% 1.4x
41   Pileated Woodpecker 11.9% 19.2% 7.3% 1.6x
42   Hairy Woodpecker 9.3% 16.3% 7.1% 1.8x
43   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 17.8% 14.4% 3.4% 0.8x
44   Brown Thrasher 15.5% 12.5% 3.0% 0.8x
45   Brown Creeper 7.9% 12.5% 4.6% 1.6x
46   Barred Owl 5.5% 12.5% 7.0% 2.3x
47   Northern Mockingbird 28.3% 11.5% 16.7% 0.4x
48   Dark-eyed Junco 26.8% 11.5% 15.3% 0.4x
49   Fox Sparrow 4.5% 11.5% 7.0% 2.6x
50   Chipping Sparrow 16.6% 9.6% 7.0% 0.6x
51   Ruddy Duck 16.2% 8.7% 7.5% 0.5x
52   Black Vulture 16.1% 6.7% 9.4% 0.4x
53   Red-winged Blackbird 15.0% 6.7% 8.3% 0.4x
54   Winter Wren 8.8% 6.7% 2.1% 0.8x
55   Pine Siskin 4.5% 6.7% 2.3% 1.5x
56   Muscovy Duck 0.9% 4.8% 3.9% 5.5x
57   Bufflehead 14.9% 3.8% 11.0% 0.3x
58   Ring-necked Duck 8.6% 3.8% 4.7% 0.4x
59   Cooper's Hawk 4.4% 3.8% 0.6% 0.9x
60   Red-breasted Nuthatch 2.5% 3.8% 1.4% 1.5x
61   Gray Catbird 0.4% 3.8% 3.4% 9.5x
62   Field Sparrow 13.2% 2.9% 10.3% 0.2x
63   Rock Pigeon 6.7% 2.9% 3.8% 0.4x
64   Herring Gull 4.0% 2.9% 1.1% 0.7x
65   Purple Finch 2.3% 2.9% 0.6% 1.3x
66   duck sp. 1.0% 2.9% 1.9% 3.0x
67   European Starling 19.7% 1.9% 17.7% 0.1x
68   Swamp Sparrow 14.2% 1.9% 12.3% 0.1x
69   Brown-headed Cowbird 5.9% 1.9% 4.0% 0.3x
70   Lesser Scaup 5.7% 1.9% 3.8% 0.3x
71   Cedar Waxwing 5.2% 1.9% 3.3% 0.4x
72   Rusty Blackbird 2.6% 1.9% 0.7% 0.7x
73   Tree Swallow 1.2% 1.9% 0.7% 1.6x
74   House Wren 1.0% 1.9% 0.9% 1.9x
75   Black-and-white Warbler 0.9% 1.9% 1.0% 2.1x
76   woodpecker sp. 0.1% 1.9% 1.8% 15.1x
77   Domestic goose sp. (Domestic type) 0.1% 1.9% 1.8% 20.7x
78   gull sp. 1.5% 1.0% 0.6% 0.6x
79   Mute Swan 1.3% 1.0% 0.3% 0.8x
80   Great Egret 1.0% 1.0% 0.0% 1.0x
81   Great Horned Owl 1.0% 1.0% 0.0% 1.0x
82   Accipiter sp. 0.3% 1.0% 0.7% 3.8x
83   warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.) 0.1% 1.0% 0.9% 10.3x
84   Mallard x American Black Duck (hybrid) 0.1% 1.0% 0.9% 13.8x