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Top Birds at Schenck Forest in January
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 208 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Schenck Forest during the month of January. 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   Eastern Bluebird 42.0% 70.7% 28.7% 1.7x
2   Carolina Chickadee 59.5% 66.8% 7.4% 1.1x
3   Northern Cardinal 59.0% 65.4% 6.3% 1.1x
4   Carolina Wren 60.8% 64.9% 4.1% 1.1x
5   Song Sparrow 49.4% 63.0% 13.6% 1.3x
6   Canada Goose 34.5% 61.5% 27.0% 1.8x
7   Tufted Titmouse 54.2% 61.1% 6.9% 1.1x
8   White-throated Sparrow 52.7% 61.1% 8.4% 1.2x
9   American Crow 52.3% 57.7% 5.4% 1.1x
10   Red-bellied Woodpecker 51.0% 57.7% 6.7% 1.1x
11   Brown-headed Nuthatch 29.6% 55.8% 26.1% 1.9x
12   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 40.7% 55.3% 14.6% 1.4x
13   Northern Mockingbird 29.4% 54.3% 25.0% 1.9x
14   Downy Woodpecker 42.1% 51.9% 9.8% 1.2x
15   Blue Jay 37.8% 51.0% 13.2% 1.3x
16   Mallard 33.1% 51.0% 17.8% 1.5x
17   Mourning Dove 29.7% 51.0% 21.2% 1.7x
18   White-breasted Nuthatch 29.8% 48.6% 18.8% 1.6x
19   Golden-crowned Kinglet 25.3% 48.6% 23.2% 1.9x
20   Eastern Towhee 32.4% 46.6% 14.2% 1.4x
21   Great Blue Heron 39.4% 46.2% 6.8% 1.2x
22   Dark-eyed Junco 30.0% 44.7% 14.7% 1.5x
23   Turkey Vulture 35.1% 42.8% 7.7% 1.2x
24   European Starling 16.3% 42.8% 26.5% 2.6x
25   Bufflehead 15.2% 40.9% 25.7% 2.7x
26   American Kestrel 5.0% 39.4% 34.4% 7.9x
27   Pine Warbler 20.2% 38.9% 18.7% 1.9x
28   House Finch 20.8% 36.5% 15.7% 1.8x
29   Ruddy Duck 16.1% 36.5% 20.5% 2.3x
30   Double-crested Cormorant 27.5% 36.1% 8.5% 1.3x
31   Chipping Sparrow 15.7% 35.6% 19.8% 2.3x
32   Red-tailed Hawk 15.5% 35.6% 20.1% 2.3x
33   Yellow-rumped Warbler 32.2% 35.1% 2.9% 1.1x
34   Rock Pigeon 6.5% 34.1% 27.6% 5.2x
35   Hooded Merganser 21.7% 33.7% 12.0% 1.6x
36   Killdeer 16.0% 33.7% 17.7% 2.1x
37   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 24.1% 33.2% 9.1% 1.4x
38   American Goldfinch 27.5% 32.7% 5.2% 1.2x
39   Eastern Phoebe 22.6% 31.7% 9.2% 1.4x
40   Green-winged Teal 3.5% 31.7% 28.2% 9.0x
41   American Robin 30.6% 31.2% 0.6% 1.0x
42   Northern Flicker 27.9% 30.8% 2.9% 1.1x
43   Field Sparrow 13.4% 28.4% 15.0% 2.1x
44   Gadwall 5.3% 28.4% 23.1% 5.4x
45   Hermit Thrush 17.7% 26.9% 9.3% 1.5x
46   Belted Kingfisher 19.8% 26.0% 6.1% 1.3x
47   Red-shouldered Hawk 25.0% 24.5% 0.5% 1.0x
48   Fox Sparrow 6.0% 23.1% 17.1% 3.8x
49   Ring-billed Gull 31.6% 20.2% 11.4% 0.6x
50   Great Horned Owl 0.7% 19.7% 19.0% 28.3x
51   Eastern Meadowlark 3.9% 19.2% 15.3% 4.9x
52   American Woodcock 0.9% 18.3% 17.4% 21.1x
53   Pileated Woodpecker 12.2% 16.3% 4.1% 1.3x
54   Brown Creeper 8.8% 15.9% 7.0% 1.8x
55   Winter Wren 10.9% 14.9% 4.0% 1.4x
56   Hairy Woodpecker 10.0% 14.4% 4.4% 1.4x
57   Pine Siskin 5.8% 13.5% 7.7% 2.3x
58   Brown Thrasher 16.4% 11.1% 5.3% 0.7x
59   Swamp Sparrow 14.7% 10.6% 4.2% 0.7x
60   Red-headed Woodpecker 10.8% 10.1% 0.7% 0.9x
61   Bald Eagle 16.9% 9.6% 7.3% 0.6x
62   Black Vulture 16.1% 9.6% 6.5% 0.6x
63   Red-winged Blackbird 10.8% 8.7% 2.1% 0.8x
64   Pied-billed Grebe 17.9% 8.2% 9.7% 0.5x
65   Ring-necked Duck 9.0% 7.7% 1.3% 0.9x
66   Cooper's Hawk 3.9% 6.2% 2.3% 1.6x
67   Palm Warbler 1.6% 6.2% 4.6% 3.9x
68   Common Grackle 4.3% 5.8% 1.4% 1.3x
69   Loggerhead Shrike 0.6% 5.8% 5.2% 9.6x
70   Brown-headed Cowbird 4.7% 5.3% 0.6% 1.1x
71   Lesser Scaup 4.6% 5.3% 0.7% 1.1x
72   Savannah Sparrow 4.2% 5.3% 1.1% 1.3x
73   Barred Owl 3.2% 5.3% 2.1% 1.7x
74   Sharp-shinned Hawk 1.9% 5.3% 3.4% 2.8x
75   Cedar Waxwing 8.1% 4.8% 3.3% 0.6x
76   White-crowned Sparrow 1.5% 3.8% 2.4% 2.6x
77   Common Raven 0.5% 3.8% 3.3% 7.2x
78   Northern Pintail 0.5% 3.8% 3.4% 8.3x
79   Northern Shoveler 4.0% 2.9% 1.1% 0.7x
80   Red-breasted Nuthatch 3.3% 2.9% 0.4% 0.9x
81   Blue-headed Vireo 0.8% 2.9% 2.1% 3.8x
82   Fish Crow 3.2% 2.4% 0.8% 0.8x
83   Canvasback 1.6% 1.4% 0.1% 0.9x
84   Herring Gull 6.2% 1.0% 5.2% 0.2x
85   Purple Finch 3.0% 1.0% 2.1% 0.3x
86   American Black Duck 2.2% 1.0% 1.2% 0.4x
87   House Sparrow 1.7% 1.0% 0.7% 0.6x
88   House Wren 1.3% 1.0% 0.3% 0.8x
89   duck sp. 1.2% 1.0% 0.2% 0.8x
90   American Wigeon 0.7% 1.0% 0.2% 1.3x
91   hawk sp. 0.6% 1.0% 0.4% 1.6x
92   Common Yellowthroat 0.5% 1.0% 0.5% 2.0x
93   Northern Harrier 0.5% 1.0% 0.5% 2.1x
94   blackbird sp. 0.4% 1.0% 0.5% 2.2x
95   Downy/Hairy Woodpecker 0.4% 1.0% 0.6% 2.7x
96   Bonaparte's Gull 9.0% 0.5% 8.5% 0.1x
97   Horned Grebe 3.8% 0.5% 3.3% 0.1x
98   gull sp. 1.5% 0.5% 1.0% 0.3x
99   Orange-crowned Warbler 1.2% 0.5% 0.8% 0.4x
100   new world sparrow sp. 1.2% 0.5% 0.7% 0.4x
101   Black-and-white Warbler 1.0% 0.5% 0.6% 0.5x
102   Wild Turkey 0.4% 0.5% 0.1% 1.3x
103   Merlin 0.4% 0.5% 0.1% 1.3x
104   Red Crossbill 0.3% 0.5% 0.2% 1.5x
105   Eastern Screech-Owl 0.3% 0.5% 0.2% 1.9x
106   Least Sandpiper 0.1% 0.5% 0.4% 5.7x
107   Sharp-shinned/Cooper's Hawk 0.1% 0.5% 0.4% 7.6x