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

based on 189 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Schenck Forest during the month of September. 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 41.5% 83.6% 42.1% 2.0x
2   Mourning Dove 37.6% 81.5% 43.9% 2.2x
3   Northern Cardinal 73.3% 79.4% 6.1% 1.1x
4   Carolina Wren 76.9% 77.2% 0.3% 1.0x
5   Carolina Chickadee 71.1% 77.2% 6.2% 1.1x
6   Blue Jay 60.1% 76.7% 16.6% 1.3x
7   Northern Mockingbird 30.4% 75.1% 44.8% 2.5x
8   Pine Warbler 39.9% 74.1% 34.1% 1.9x
9   Brown-headed Nuthatch 35.3% 72.5% 37.2% 2.1x
10   Canada Goose 24.1% 69.3% 45.3% 2.9x
11   Tufted Titmouse 65.3% 68.3% 2.9% 1.0x
12   American Crow 64.8% 68.3% 3.5% 1.1x
13   Downy Woodpecker 56.0% 66.1% 10.2% 1.2x
14   Red-bellied Woodpecker 55.8% 64.0% 8.2% 1.1x
15   Chipping Sparrow 13.4% 63.0% 49.5% 4.7x
16   White-breasted Nuthatch 36.0% 55.6% 19.5% 1.5x
17   Killdeer 23.4% 54.5% 31.1% 2.3x
18   Eastern Wood-Pewee 27.3% 52.4% 25.0% 1.9x
19   Eastern Phoebe 36.9% 50.3% 13.4% 1.4x
20   American Goldfinch 47.2% 47.6% 0.4% 1.0x
21   Summer Tanager 22.0% 42.9% 20.9% 1.9x
22   Common Yellowthroat 29.6% 42.3% 12.7% 1.4x
23   Rock Pigeon 3.9% 42.3% 38.5% 11.0x
24   Gray Catbird 42.8% 41.3% 1.5% 1.0x
25   Northern Flicker 22.2% 40.7% 18.5% 1.8x
26   Turkey Vulture 39.5% 40.2% 0.7% 1.0x
27   American Kestrel 3.1% 39.7% 36.6% 12.9x
28   American Robin 29.2% 39.2% 10.0% 1.3x
29   European Starling 10.4% 39.2% 28.8% 3.8x
30   Red-tailed Hawk 8.9% 39.2% 30.3% 4.4x
31   Red-shouldered Hawk 36.6% 38.6% 2.0% 1.1x
32   Brown Thrasher 30.4% 38.6% 8.2% 1.3x
33   Eastern Towhee 26.1% 38.6% 12.5% 1.5x
34   House Finch 19.2% 38.6% 19.5% 2.0x
35   Blue Grosbeak 10.9% 38.6% 27.7% 3.5x
36   Chimney Swift 24.3% 36.0% 11.7% 1.5x
37   Great Blue Heron 44.8% 34.4% 10.4% 0.8x
38   Red-headed Woodpecker 14.4% 34.4% 20.0% 2.4x
39   Mallard 19.9% 31.7% 11.9% 1.6x
40   White-eyed Vireo 33.6% 30.7% 2.9% 0.9x
41   American Redstart 30.9% 30.7% 0.2% 1.0x
42   Great Egret 29.3% 30.2% 0.9% 1.0x
43   Belted Kingfisher 28.1% 28.0% 0.0% 1.0x
44   Pileated Woodpecker 24.5% 27.5% 3.0% 1.1x
45   Brown-headed Cowbird 4.0% 26.5% 22.4% 6.6x
46   Red-eyed Vireo 28.7% 25.9% 2.7% 0.9x
47   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 26.4% 25.4% 1.0% 1.0x
48   Fish Crow 21.9% 25.4% 3.5% 1.2x
49   House Wren 8.2% 23.3% 15.0% 2.8x
50   Northern Parula 25.1% 21.2% 3.9% 0.8x
51   Black-and-white Warbler 24.2% 21.2% 3.0% 0.9x
52   Hairy Woodpecker 14.1% 20.6% 6.5% 1.5x
53   Eastern Meadowlark 0.7% 20.6% 20.0% 30.8x
54   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 32.9% 18.5% 14.4% 0.6x
55   Magnolia Warbler 17.6% 15.9% 1.7% 0.9x
56   Indigo Bunting 17.5% 15.9% 1.6% 0.9x
57   Great Horned Owl 0.6% 15.3% 14.8% 26.2x
58   Great Crested Flycatcher 10.6% 13.8% 3.2% 1.3x
59   Palm Warbler 4.8% 13.8% 9.0% 2.9x
60   Cooper's Hawk 5.1% 12.2% 7.1% 2.4x
61   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 15.5% 11.1% 4.4% 0.7x
62   Spotted Sandpiper 5.6% 11.1% 5.5% 2.0x
63   Scarlet Tanager 9.5% 10.6% 1.1% 1.1x
64   Green Heron 10.8% 10.1% 0.7% 0.9x
65   Bobolink 1.5% 10.1% 8.5% 6.5x
66   Song Sparrow 9.2% 9.0% 0.2% 1.0x
67   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 6.8% 9.0% 2.2% 1.3x
68   Least Sandpiper 6.2% 8.5% 2.3% 1.4x
69   Barred Owl 5.7% 7.9% 2.3% 1.4x
70   Chestnut-sided Warbler 9.6% 7.4% 2.1% 0.8x
71   Ovenbird 3.4% 7.4% 4.0% 2.2x
72   Black Vulture 21.5% 6.9% 14.6% 0.3x
73   Hooded Warbler 7.0% 6.9% 0.1% 1.0x
74   Acadian Flycatcher 6.8% 6.9% 0.1% 1.0x
75   Prairie Warbler 4.4% 6.9% 2.4% 1.5x
76   Wood Thrush 3.3% 6.3% 3.0% 1.9x
77   Swainson's Thrush 5.0% 5.8% 0.8% 1.2x
78   Loggerhead Shrike 0.1% 5.8% 5.7% 52.1x
79   Wood Duck 8.5% 5.3% 3.2% 0.6x
80   Blue-winged Warbler 4.4% 4.8% 0.3% 1.1x
81   Veery 4.1% 4.8% 0.7% 1.2x
82   Field Sparrow 1.5% 4.8% 3.2% 3.1x
83   crow sp. 1.1% 4.8% 3.7% 4.4x
84   Double-crested Cormorant 15.6% 4.2% 11.3% 0.3x
85   Common Grackle 5.4% 3.7% 1.7% 0.7x
86   Empidonax sp. 2.7% 3.7% 1.0% 1.3x
87   Common Raven 0.5% 3.7% 3.2% 7.7x
88   Bald Eagle 12.4% 3.2% 9.2% 0.3x
89   Semipalmated Plover 3.2% 3.2% 0.1% 1.0x
90   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2.3% 3.2% 0.9% 1.4x
91   Barn Swallow 1.7% 3.2% 1.5% 1.9x
92   Red-winged Blackbird 1.6% 3.2% 1.5% 1.9x
93   Wild Turkey 1.0% 3.2% 2.2% 3.1x
94   Common Nighthawk 1.0% 3.2% 2.2% 3.2x
95   Osprey 13.1% 2.6% 10.4% 0.2x
96   Black-throated Blue Warbler 5.4% 2.6% 2.7% 0.5x
97   Solitary Sandpiper 5.1% 2.6% 2.5% 0.5x
98   Baltimore Oriole 2.8% 2.6% 0.1% 0.9x
99   Blue-winged Teal 2.6% 2.6% 0.0% 1.0x
100   warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.) 1.6% 2.6% 1.0% 1.6x
101   peep sp. 1.6% 2.6% 1.0% 1.6x
102   Eastern Kingbird 1.6% 2.6% 1.0% 1.7x
103   Red-breasted Nuthatch 1.4% 2.6% 1.3% 1.9x
104   Yellow-throated Vireo 7.7% 2.1% 5.6% 0.3x
105   Cedar Waxwing 7.2% 2.1% 5.1% 0.3x
106   Lesser Yellowlegs 4.5% 2.1% 2.4% 0.5x
107   Northern Waterthrush 3.6% 2.1% 1.5% 0.6x
108   Snowy Egret 0.8% 2.1% 1.3% 2.5x
109   Blue-headed Vireo 0.8% 2.1% 1.3% 2.6x
110   Yellow-throated Warbler 4.8% 1.6% 3.2% 0.3x
111   Yellow Warbler 3.8% 1.6% 2.2% 0.4x
112   Worm-eating Warbler 3.3% 1.6% 1.8% 0.5x
113   Tennessee Warbler 2.9% 1.6% 1.3% 0.5x
114   Blackburnian Warbler 2.2% 1.1% 1.2% 0.5x
115   Yellow-breasted Chat 1.7% 1.1% 0.7% 0.6x
116   Short-billed Dowitcher 1.2% 1.1% 0.2% 0.8x
117   Nashville Warbler 1.1% 1.1% 0.1% 0.9x
118   Bay-breasted Warbler 0.9% 1.1% 0.2% 1.2x
119   hawk sp. 0.8% 1.1% 0.2% 1.3x
120   Sharp-shinned Hawk 0.7% 1.1% 0.4% 1.5x
121   passerine sp. 0.5% 1.1% 0.6% 2.3x
122   Marsh Wren 0.4% 1.1% 0.6% 2.4x
123   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 0.3% 1.1% 0.8% 3.6x
124   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 0.3% 1.1% 0.8% 3.7x
125   Lark Sparrow 0.3% 1.1% 0.8% 4.1x
126   Buteo sp. 0.2% 1.1% 0.9% 5.2x
127   Purple Martin 0.1% 1.1% 0.9% 7.6x
128   Cape May Warbler 10.0% 0.5% 9.5% 0.1x
129   Semipalmated Sandpiper 3.0% 0.5% 2.5% 0.2x
130   Black-throated Green Warbler 2.3% 0.5% 1.8% 0.2x
131   Pied-billed Grebe 1.4% 0.5% 0.9% 0.4x
132   Philadelphia Vireo 1.2% 0.5% 0.7% 0.4x
133   Canada Warbler 1.2% 0.5% 0.7% 0.4x
134   Broad-winged Hawk 1.0% 0.5% 0.5% 0.5x
135   House Sparrow 0.8% 0.5% 0.2% 0.7x
136   Least Flycatcher 0.8% 0.5% 0.2% 0.7x
137   Gray-cheeked Thrush 0.6% 0.5% 0.1% 0.8x
138   Yellow-bellied Flycatcher 0.6% 0.5% 0.1% 0.8x
139   duck sp. 0.5% 0.5% 0.0% 1.0x
140   Northern Harrier 0.5% 0.5% 0.1% 1.1x
141   American Golden-Plover 0.4% 0.5% 0.1% 1.3x
142   Downy/Hairy Woodpecker 0.4% 0.5% 0.2% 1.5x
143   Black-bellied Plover 0.3% 0.5% 0.3% 1.9x
144   new world sparrow sp. 0.3% 0.5% 0.3% 2.0x
145   Warbling Vireo 0.1% 0.5% 0.4% 4.4x
146   Orchard Oriole 0.1% 0.5% 0.5% 9.5x
147   Yellow-billed/Black-billed Cuckoo 0.0% 0.5% 0.5% 14.2x
148   White-throated Sparrow 0.0% 0.5% 0.5% 28.4x
149   Gray-cheeked/Bicknell's Thrush 0.0% 0.5% 0.5% 56.9x