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

based on 78 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Schenck Forest 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   Carolina Wren 72.1% 82.1% 10.0% 1.1x
2   Mourning Dove 48.0% 80.8% 32.7% 1.7x
3   Eastern Bluebird 38.6% 80.8% 42.2% 2.1x
4   Northern Cardinal 65.8% 78.2% 12.4% 1.2x
5   Carolina Chickadee 58.7% 78.2% 19.5% 1.3x
6   Northern Mockingbird 31.1% 71.8% 40.7% 2.3x
7   American Goldfinch 58.2% 69.2% 11.0% 1.2x
8   Tufted Titmouse 52.7% 67.9% 15.2% 1.3x
9   Canada Goose 24.0% 67.9% 44.0% 2.8x
10   Chipping Sparrow 17.2% 65.4% 48.2% 3.8x
11   Brown-headed Nuthatch 24.5% 64.1% 39.6% 2.6x
12   White-breasted Nuthatch 26.9% 60.3% 33.4% 2.2x
13   Blue Jay 36.4% 59.0% 22.5% 1.6x
14   Blue Grosbeak 21.4% 59.0% 37.6% 2.8x
15   Downy Woodpecker 39.6% 57.7% 18.1% 1.5x
16   Red-bellied Woodpecker 39.4% 56.4% 17.0% 1.4x
17   American Robin 29.4% 56.4% 27.1% 1.9x
18   Pine Warbler 15.1% 56.4% 41.4% 3.7x
19   Eastern Towhee 25.7% 55.1% 29.4% 2.1x
20   Killdeer 20.1% 55.1% 35.0% 2.7x
21   American Crow 52.9% 52.6% 0.4% 1.0x
22   Eastern Wood-Pewee 18.8% 52.6% 33.7% 2.8x
23   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 42.0% 51.3% 9.2% 1.2x
24   Rock Pigeon 5.5% 51.3% 45.8% 9.4x
25   European Starling 10.1% 50.0% 39.9% 4.9x
26   Great Blue Heron 45.5% 44.9% 0.6% 1.0x
27   Fish Crow 26.1% 44.9% 18.8% 1.7x
28   House Finch 19.4% 44.9% 25.5% 2.3x
29   Chimney Swift 18.0% 44.9% 26.8% 2.5x
30   Mallard 17.4% 43.6% 26.2% 2.5x
31   Red-headed Woodpecker 10.6% 43.6% 33.0% 4.1x
32   Red-tailed Hawk 10.1% 42.3% 32.2% 4.2x
33   Indigo Bunting 28.5% 39.7% 11.2% 1.4x
34   Red-eyed Vireo 21.5% 39.7% 18.2% 1.8x
35   Great Egret 31.8% 37.2% 5.4% 1.2x
36   Gray Catbird 27.1% 37.2% 10.1% 1.4x
37   Great Crested Flycatcher 17.2% 37.2% 20.0% 2.2x
38   Eastern Phoebe 19.5% 35.9% 16.4% 1.8x
39   Summer Tanager 14.9% 34.6% 19.7% 2.3x
40   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 34.7% 33.3% 1.4% 1.0x
41   Eastern Meadowlark 1.5% 33.3% 31.8% 21.7x
42   Belted Kingfisher 20.8% 32.1% 11.3% 1.5x
43   Brown Thrasher 14.8% 32.1% 17.3% 2.2x
44   American Kestrel 2.0% 32.1% 30.1% 16.4x
45   Eastern Kingbird 13.7% 29.5% 15.8% 2.2x
46   Northern Flicker 9.4% 29.5% 20.1% 3.1x
47   Red-shouldered Hawk 23.8% 28.2% 4.4% 1.2x
48   Pileated Woodpecker 14.4% 26.9% 12.5% 1.9x
49   Turkey Vulture 32.0% 23.1% 9.0% 0.7x
50   Green Heron 17.0% 23.1% 6.1% 1.4x
51   Barn Swallow 11.9% 21.8% 9.9% 1.8x
52   Spotted Sandpiper 9.9% 20.5% 10.6% 2.1x
53   House Wren 4.8% 19.2% 14.4% 4.0x
54   Great Horned Owl 0.5% 19.2% 18.7% 35.8x
55   Common Grackle 9.6% 17.9% 8.4% 1.9x
56   Loggerhead Shrike 0.1% 17.9% 17.8% 167.1x
57   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 16.7% 15.4% 1.3% 0.9x
58   Brown-headed Cowbird 5.7% 15.4% 9.7% 2.7x
59   Cooper's Hawk 4.5% 15.4% 10.9% 3.4x
60   White-eyed Vireo 20.5% 14.1% 6.4% 0.7x
61   Prairie Warbler 3.0% 12.8% 9.8% 4.3x
62   Wood Thrush 1.5% 12.8% 11.4% 8.8x
63   Red-winged Blackbird 6.3% 11.5% 5.2% 1.8x
64   Purple Martin 2.5% 10.3% 7.7% 4.1x
65   Hairy Woodpecker 7.8% 9.0% 1.2% 1.2x
66   Song Sparrow 10.2% 7.7% 2.5% 0.8x
67   Solitary Sandpiper 5.8% 7.7% 1.9% 1.3x
68   Orchard Oriole 2.0% 7.7% 5.7% 3.8x
69   Worm-eating Warbler 1.4% 7.7% 6.3% 5.4x
70   Osprey 20.0% 6.4% 13.6% 0.3x
71   Common Yellowthroat 12.4% 6.4% 6.0% 0.5x
72   Northern Parula 6.9% 6.4% 0.5% 0.9x
73   Black-and-white Warbler 4.8% 6.4% 1.6% 1.3x
74   Field Sparrow 3.0% 6.4% 3.4% 2.1x
75   Acadian Flycatcher 9.5% 5.1% 4.4% 0.5x
76   Least Sandpiper 6.5% 5.1% 1.4% 0.8x
77   Barred Owl 3.9% 5.1% 1.2% 1.3x
78   Sanderling 0.6% 5.1% 4.5% 8.2x
79   Semipalmated Sandpiper 3.5% 3.8% 0.3% 1.1x
80   Hooded Warbler 2.8% 3.8% 1.1% 1.4x
81   Yellow Warbler 2.5% 3.8% 1.3% 1.5x
82   Yellow-breasted Chat 1.6% 3.8% 2.3% 2.4x
83   Cedar Waxwing 1.3% 3.8% 2.6% 3.1x
84   Yellow-throated Vireo 3.5% 2.6% 1.0% 0.7x
85   Prothonotary Warbler 2.7% 2.6% 0.1% 1.0x
86   crow sp. 1.8% 2.6% 0.8% 1.4x
87   Chestnut-sided Warbler 1.5% 2.6% 1.0% 1.7x
88   Wild Turkey 1.1% 2.6% 1.4% 2.2x
89   Ovenbird 1.1% 2.6% 1.4% 2.3x
90   Baltimore Oriole 0.6% 2.6% 1.9% 4.1x
91   woodpecker sp. 0.1% 2.6% 2.5% 23.9x
92   Black Vulture 15.7% 1.3% 14.4% 0.1x
93   American Redstart 6.0% 1.3% 4.7% 0.2x
94   Little Blue Heron 5.1% 1.3% 3.8% 0.3x
95   Mallard (Domestic type) 4.1% 1.3% 2.8% 0.3x
96   Semipalmated Plover 3.3% 1.3% 2.0% 0.4x
97   Blue-winged Warbler 1.2% 1.3% 0.1% 1.1x
98   Blue-winged Teal 1.1% 1.3% 0.2% 1.2x
99   Louisiana Waterthrush 1.0% 1.3% 0.3% 1.3x
100   Broad-winged Hawk 0.7% 1.3% 0.5% 1.7x
101   Northern Waterthrush 0.7% 1.3% 0.6% 1.8x
102   Common Nighthawk 0.6% 1.3% 0.7% 2.0x
103   Bobolink 0.4% 1.3% 0.8% 2.9x
104   sparrow sp. 0.3% 1.3% 1.0% 5.1x
105   Black-throated Blue Warbler 0.2% 1.3% 1.0% 5.5x
106   Veery 0.2% 1.3% 1.1% 8.0x
107   Northern Harrier 0.1% 1.3% 1.1% 9.0x
108   American Black Duck 0.1% 1.3% 1.1% 9.0x
109   Blue-headed Vireo 0.1% 1.3% 1.2% 14.3x
110   Sora 0.1% 1.3% 1.2% 23.9x