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

based on 274 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Schenck Forest during the month of April. 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 80.5% 87.2% 6.8% 1.1x
2   Chipping Sparrow 41.5% 85.8% 44.3% 2.1x
3   Carolina Chickadee 66.5% 83.2% 16.7% 1.3x
4   Eastern Bluebird 47.4% 82.5% 35.1% 1.7x
5   Tufted Titmouse 69.9% 80.3% 10.4% 1.1x
6   Mourning Dove 45.7% 77.7% 32.0% 1.7x
7   Carolina Wren 70.2% 76.6% 6.5% 1.1x
8   Blue Jay 49.8% 75.5% 25.7% 1.5x
9   Eastern Towhee 46.0% 75.2% 29.1% 1.6x
10   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.7% 73.4% 42.7% 2.4x
11   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 62.0% 73.0% 11.0% 1.2x
12   Pine Warbler 42.3% 73.0% 30.7% 1.7x
13   Northern Mockingbird 27.9% 72.3% 44.4% 2.6x
14   Red-bellied Woodpecker 58.7% 68.6% 9.9% 1.2x
15   American Crow 56.2% 68.6% 12.4% 1.2x
16   American Goldfinch 43.8% 62.8% 19.0% 1.4x
17   White-throated Sparrow 56.0% 62.4% 6.4% 1.1x
18   House Finch 24.5% 62.4% 37.9% 2.5x
19   Brown-headed Cowbird 34.9% 60.6% 25.7% 1.7x
20   Canada Goose 49.2% 59.5% 10.3% 1.2x
21   Yellow-rumped Warbler 47.3% 58.4% 11.1% 1.2x
22   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 30.2% 58.0% 27.9% 1.9x
23   Ovenbird 18.5% 55.8% 37.3% 3.0x
24   Northern Parula 35.8% 53.6% 17.8% 1.5x
25   Eastern Meadowlark 5.5% 53.6% 48.1% 9.7x
26   Great Blue Heron 45.5% 52.6% 7.1% 1.2x
27   European Starling 21.2% 52.6% 31.3% 2.5x
28   Double-crested Cormorant 26.2% 51.5% 25.3% 2.0x
29   American Robin 42.9% 50.7% 7.8% 1.2x
30   Downy Woodpecker 38.8% 50.0% 11.2% 1.3x
31   Turkey Vulture 43.3% 49.3% 6.0% 1.1x
32   Mallard 30.9% 47.8% 16.9% 1.5x
33   Fish Crow 35.2% 47.1% 11.9% 1.3x
34   Red-eyed Vireo 29.4% 43.4% 14.1% 1.5x
35   Rock Pigeon 5.1% 40.9% 35.8% 8.1x
36   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 32.5% 39.8% 7.3% 1.2x
37   Summer Tanager 13.3% 39.4% 26.1% 3.0x
38   Killdeer 16.3% 39.1% 22.8% 2.4x
39   White-breasted Nuthatch 21.8% 37.6% 15.8% 1.7x
40   Barn Swallow 18.5% 36.5% 18.0% 2.0x
41   Red-tailed Hawk 13.5% 35.0% 21.6% 2.6x
42   Eastern Kingbird 11.7% 32.5% 20.8% 2.8x
43   Red-headed Woodpecker 13.7% 32.1% 18.4% 2.3x
44   Louisiana Waterthrush 9.6% 31.8% 22.2% 3.3x
45   Belted Kingfisher 19.1% 30.7% 11.5% 1.6x
46   Brown Thrasher 20.7% 29.9% 9.2% 1.4x
47   Palm Warbler 8.2% 29.9% 21.7% 3.6x
48   Yellow-throated Warbler 18.6% 29.6% 10.9% 1.6x
49   Northern Flicker 13.9% 28.5% 14.6% 2.1x
50   Blue Grosbeak 7.6% 28.5% 20.9% 3.7x
51   Eastern Phoebe 33.3% 27.7% 5.6% 0.8x
52   Great Crested Flycatcher 19.4% 26.3% 6.9% 1.4x
53   Common Yellowthroat 33.3% 23.7% 9.5% 0.7x
54   Pileated Woodpecker 20.1% 23.7% 3.6% 1.2x
55   White-eyed Vireo 36.2% 23.0% 13.2% 0.6x
56   Spotted Sandpiper 7.4% 23.0% 15.6% 3.1x
57   Red-shouldered Hawk 32.7% 21.5% 11.2% 0.7x
58   Common Grackle 28.1% 21.2% 7.0% 0.8x
59   Chimney Swift 13.3% 19.3% 6.0% 1.5x
60   Wood Thrush 7.9% 18.6% 10.8% 2.4x
61   Song Sparrow 22.1% 18.2% 3.8% 0.8x
62   Black-and-white Warbler 14.3% 18.2% 4.0% 1.3x
63   Orchard Oriole 6.2% 18.2% 12.1% 2.9x
64   Ruddy Duck 3.0% 17.9% 14.9% 5.9x
65   Prairie Warbler 8.1% 16.4% 8.3% 2.0x
66   Purple Martin 5.8% 15.7% 9.9% 2.7x
67   Indigo Bunting 11.8% 15.3% 3.5% 1.3x
68   Field Sparrow 11.7% 15.3% 3.7% 1.3x
69   Dark-eyed Junco 4.5% 15.3% 10.9% 3.4x
70   Hermit Thrush 8.5% 13.9% 5.4% 1.6x
71   Solitary Sandpiper 5.7% 13.9% 8.2% 2.4x
72   Hairy Woodpecker 8.8% 13.1% 4.3% 1.5x
73   Gray Catbird 19.8% 12.4% 7.4% 0.6x
74   American Kestrel 0.9% 12.4% 11.5% 13.7x
75   Red-winged Blackbird 26.0% 10.9% 15.0% 0.4x
76   House Wren 10.3% 10.6% 0.3% 1.0x
77   Savannah Sparrow 3.8% 10.6% 6.7% 2.8x
78   Pine Siskin 4.4% 9.9% 5.5% 2.3x
79   Black Vulture 20.1% 9.5% 10.6% 0.5x
80   Great Horned Owl 0.8% 8.8% 8.0% 11.3x
81   Osprey 16.9% 8.4% 8.5% 0.5x
82   Black-throated Blue Warbler 6.6% 8.4% 1.8% 1.3x
83   Tree Swallow 11.8% 7.7% 4.1% 0.7x
84   Cooper's Hawk 3.7% 7.7% 4.0% 2.1x
85   Barred Owl 8.8% 6.9% 1.9% 0.8x
86   Bufflehead 1.7% 6.9% 5.2% 4.0x
87   Loggerhead Shrike 0.1% 6.9% 6.8% 54.0x
88   Blue-headed Vireo 4.3% 6.6% 2.3% 1.5x
89   Green-winged Teal 0.3% 6.6% 6.2% 19.2x
90   Wood Duck 14.0% 6.2% 7.8% 0.4x
91   Swamp Sparrow 13.5% 6.2% 7.3% 0.5x
92   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 8.6% 6.2% 2.4% 0.7x
93   Scarlet Tanager 4.3% 6.2% 1.9% 1.5x
94   Cedar Waxwing 6.8% 5.8% 0.9% 0.9x
95   Bald Eagle 12.0% 5.5% 6.5% 0.5x
96   Blue-winged Teal 2.4% 5.5% 3.0% 2.2x
97   Hooded Warbler 8.7% 5.1% 3.6% 0.6x
98   crow sp. 1.5% 5.1% 3.6% 3.3x
99   Green Heron 7.1% 4.4% 2.8% 0.6x
100   Swainson's Thrush 0.9% 4.0% 3.1% 4.4x
101   Yellow-throated Vireo 5.1% 3.6% 1.4% 0.7x
102   Lesser Yellowlegs 1.2% 3.6% 2.4% 3.0x
103   Worm-eating Warbler 2.4% 3.3% 0.9% 1.4x
104   Black-throated Green Warbler 0.5% 3.3% 2.7% 6.0x
105   Prothonotary Warbler 12.0% 2.9% 9.1% 0.2x
106   Bobolink 1.5% 2.9% 1.4% 2.0x
107   Common Raven 0.3% 2.9% 2.6% 9.1x
108   Yellow-breasted Chat 2.6% 2.6% 0.0% 1.0x
109   Least Sandpiper 1.1% 2.6% 1.5% 2.4x
110   swallow sp. 1.1% 2.6% 1.5% 2.4x
111   White-crowned Sparrow 0.4% 2.6% 2.1% 6.0x
112   Northern Waterthrush 3.7% 2.2% 1.5% 0.6x
113   Acadian Flycatcher 2.5% 2.2% 0.3% 0.9x
114   Veery 1.5% 2.2% 0.7% 1.5x
115   Blue-winged Warbler 1.3% 2.2% 0.9% 1.7x
116   Grasshopper Sparrow 1.2% 2.2% 1.0% 1.8x
117   American Redstart 8.5% 1.8% 6.6% 0.2x
118   Yellow Warbler 2.7% 1.8% 0.8% 0.7x
119   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1.4% 1.8% 0.4% 1.3x
120   Winter Wren 1.3% 1.8% 0.5% 1.4x
121   Sharp-shinned Hawk 1.1% 1.8% 0.7% 1.7x
122   Pied-billed Grebe 2.6% 1.5% 1.1% 0.6x
123   Golden-crowned Kinglet 0.9% 1.5% 0.6% 1.6x
124   Lesser Scaup 0.7% 1.5% 0.7% 2.0x
125   Baltimore Oriole 0.5% 1.5% 0.9% 2.7x
126   Greater Scaup 0.1% 1.5% 1.4% 20.4x
127   House Sparrow 2.5% 1.1% 1.4% 0.4x
128   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 1.5% 1.1% 0.4% 0.8x
129   Greater Yellowlegs 0.7% 1.1% 0.4% 1.6x
130   Northern Harrier 0.7% 1.1% 0.4% 1.6x
131   Brown Creeper 0.4% 1.1% 0.7% 2.9x
132   Vesper Sparrow 0.3% 1.1% 0.8% 3.5x
133   Semipalmated Plover 0.2% 1.1% 0.9% 6.1x
134   Semipalmated Sandpiper 0.1% 1.1% 1.0% 15.3x
135   Great Egret 2.7% 0.7% 2.0% 0.3x
136   Hooded Merganser 2.4% 0.7% 1.7% 0.3x
137   Eastern Wood-Pewee 1.6% 0.7% 0.9% 0.5x
138   hawk sp. 0.5% 0.7% 0.2% 1.3x
139   Orange-crowned Warbler 0.4% 0.7% 0.4% 2.0x
140   Downy/Hairy Woodpecker 0.3% 0.7% 0.4% 2.4x
141   Blackpoll Warbler 0.3% 0.7% 0.5% 2.8x
142   Little Blue Heron 0.1% 0.7% 0.6% 5.7x
143   new world vulture sp. 0.1% 0.7% 0.6% 8.5x
144   Catharus sp. 0.1% 0.7% 0.7% 10.2x
145   Ring-billed Gull 7.6% 0.4% 7.3% 0.0x
146   Bonaparte's Gull 3.9% 0.4% 3.5% 0.1x
147   Cliff Swallow 3.3% 0.4% 2.9% 0.1x
148   Wild Turkey 1.7% 0.4% 1.4% 0.2x
149   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 1.2% 0.4% 0.8% 0.3x
150   Red-breasted Nuthatch 1.1% 0.4% 0.7% 0.3x
151   American Coot 1.1% 0.4% 0.7% 0.3x
152   Purple Finch 0.8% 0.4% 0.4% 0.5x
153   duck sp. 0.7% 0.4% 0.4% 0.5x
154   Herring Gull 0.6% 0.4% 0.2% 0.6x
155   warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.) 0.5% 0.4% 0.1% 0.8x
156   Merlin 0.3% 0.4% 0.1% 1.3x
157   Forster's Tern 0.3% 0.4% 0.1% 1.3x
158   peep sp. 0.2% 0.4% 0.2% 1.7x
159   blackbird sp. 0.2% 0.4% 0.2% 2.1x
160   American Woodcock 0.1% 0.4% 0.2% 2.7x
161   woodpecker sp. 0.1% 0.4% 0.3% 3.4x
162   vireo sp. 0.1% 0.4% 0.3% 3.7x
163   Gray-cheeked Thrush 0.0% 0.4% 0.3% 8.5x
164   House/Purple Finch 0.0% 0.4% 0.3% 10.2x
165   Canada Warbler 0.0% 0.4% 0.4% 25.6x