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

based on 77 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Shelley Lake during the month of July. 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 19.7% 89.6% 69.9% 4.5x
2   Mallard 20.2% 85.7% 65.5% 4.2x
3   Northern Cardinal 75.7% 81.8% 6.1% 1.1x
4   Carolina Wren 71.2% 71.4% 0.2% 1.0x
5   Great Blue Heron 41.2% 71.4% 30.2% 1.7x
6   Killdeer 18.0% 62.3% 44.3% 3.5x
7   American Robin 37.8% 53.2% 15.5% 1.4x
8   Tufted Titmouse 53.9% 51.9% 2.0% 1.0x
9   Great Egret 17.4% 51.9% 34.6% 3.0x
10   Carolina Chickadee 53.1% 49.4% 3.7% 0.9x
11   Eastern Kingbird 21.6% 49.4% 27.8% 2.3x
12   American Crow 48.0% 46.8% 1.2% 1.0x
13   Eastern Towhee 36.9% 46.8% 9.8% 1.3x
14   Red-bellied Woodpecker 42.7% 44.2% 1.4% 1.0x
15   Belted Kingfisher 14.6% 41.6% 26.9% 2.8x
16   Fish Crow 31.5% 40.3% 8.8% 1.3x
17   Downy Woodpecker 38.6% 39.0% 0.4% 1.0x
18   Song Sparrow 15.1% 39.0% 23.9% 2.6x
19   White-breasted Nuthatch 25.8% 37.7% 11.8% 1.5x
20   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 41.7% 36.4% 5.4% 0.9x
21   Brown-headed Nuthatch 23.2% 36.4% 13.2% 1.6x
22   Chipping Sparrow 33.1% 31.2% 1.9% 0.9x
23   American Goldfinch 56.9% 29.9% 27.0% 0.5x
24   Eastern Bluebird 44.9% 29.9% 15.0% 0.7x
25   Chimney Swift 24.8% 29.9% 5.1% 1.2x
26   Gray Catbird 19.8% 29.9% 10.0% 1.5x
27   Red-shouldered Hawk 23.7% 28.6% 4.9% 1.2x
28   Osprey 18.7% 27.3% 8.5% 1.5x
29   Roseate Spoonbill 3.9% 24.7% 20.7% 6.3x
30   Acadian Flycatcher 22.1% 23.4% 1.2% 1.1x
31   Little Blue Heron 5.0% 23.4% 18.4% 4.7x
32   Anhinga 1.9% 23.4% 21.5% 12.6x
33   Common Grackle 20.5% 22.1% 1.6% 1.1x
34   Great Crested Flycatcher 24.8% 20.8% 4.0% 0.8x
35   Eastern Phoebe 20.3% 20.8% 0.5% 1.0x
36   Mourning Dove 49.6% 19.5% 30.1% 0.4x
37   Blue Jay 37.3% 19.5% 17.8% 0.5x
38   House Finch 26.6% 19.5% 7.1% 0.7x
39   Turkey Vulture 30.4% 16.9% 13.5% 0.6x
40   Red-eyed Vireo 27.5% 14.3% 13.2% 0.5x
41   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 26.1% 14.3% 11.9% 0.5x
42   Green Heron 18.0% 13.0% 5.0% 0.7x
43   Hairy Woodpecker 5.8% 11.7% 5.9% 2.0x
44   Barn Swallow 25.7% 10.4% 15.3% 0.4x
45   Wood Thrush 8.2% 10.4% 2.2% 1.3x
46   Pileated Woodpecker 11.8% 9.1% 2.7% 0.8x
47   Brown-headed Cowbird 12.6% 7.8% 4.8% 0.6x
48   Pine Warbler 11.6% 7.8% 3.8% 0.7x
49   Northern Flicker 8.7% 7.8% 0.9% 0.9x
50   Cooper's Hawk 3.6% 7.8% 4.1% 2.1x
51   Brown Thrasher 19.8% 6.5% 13.3% 0.3x
52   Double-crested Cormorant 9.9% 6.5% 3.4% 0.7x
53   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 6.9% 6.5% 0.4% 0.9x
54   House Wren 6.1% 6.5% 0.4% 1.1x
55   Spotted Sandpiper 5.1% 6.5% 1.4% 1.3x
56   Barred Owl 5.0% 6.5% 1.4% 1.3x
57   Northern Mockingbird 34.7% 5.2% 29.5% 0.1x
58   White-eyed Vireo 21.2% 5.2% 16.0% 0.2x
59   Red-tailed Hawk 11.2% 5.2% 6.0% 0.5x
60   Red-headed Woodpecker 10.6% 5.2% 5.5% 0.5x
61   Summer Tanager 24.1% 3.9% 20.2% 0.2x
62   Orchard Oriole 6.8% 3.9% 2.9% 0.6x
63   crow sp. 1.3% 3.9% 2.6% 2.9x
64   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 22.8% 2.6% 20.2% 0.1x
65   Eastern Wood-Pewee 15.0% 2.6% 12.4% 0.2x
66   Louisiana Waterthrush 2.7% 2.6% 0.2% 0.9x
67   House Sparrow 2.6% 2.6% 0.0% 1.0x
68   Snowy Egret 1.1% 2.6% 1.5% 2.4x
69   Kentucky Warbler 0.6% 2.6% 2.0% 4.4x
70   Red-winged Blackbird 16.2% 1.3% 14.9% 0.1x
71   Black Vulture 14.1% 1.3% 12.8% 0.1x
72   Purple Martin 13.2% 1.3% 11.9% 0.1x
73   European Starling 12.0% 1.3% 10.7% 0.1x
74   Wood Duck 10.8% 1.3% 9.5% 0.1x
75   Northern Parula 9.6% 1.3% 8.4% 0.1x
76   Bald Eagle 7.3% 1.3% 6.0% 0.2x
77   Rock Pigeon 5.1% 1.3% 3.8% 0.3x
78   Mississippi Kite 1.8% 1.3% 0.5% 0.7x
79   Muscovy Duck 1.3% 1.3% 0.0% 1.0x
80   swallow sp. 1.0% 1.3% 0.3% 1.3x
81   Downy/Hairy Woodpecker 0.5% 1.3% 0.8% 2.9x
82   Common Raven 0.2% 1.3% 1.1% 5.7x
83   Domestic goose sp. (Domestic type) 0.2% 1.3% 1.1% 6.2x
84   woodpecker sp. 0.1% 1.3% 1.2% 10.6x