Bird Finder

Top Birds at White Pines Nature Preserve in May
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 36 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at White Pines Nature Preserve during the month of May. 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   Ovenbird 18.5% 91.7% 73.1% 4.9x
2   Red-eyed Vireo 51.3% 88.9% 37.6% 1.7x
3   Northern Parula 36.1% 86.1% 50.0% 2.4x
4   Summer Tanager 37.7% 83.3% 45.7% 2.2x
5   Tufted Titmouse 64.7% 80.6% 15.9% 1.2x
6   Hooded Warbler 10.9% 80.6% 69.7% 7.4x
7   Northern Cardinal 79.4% 77.8% 1.7% 1.0x
8   Red-bellied Woodpecker 55.1% 72.2% 17.1% 1.3x
9   American Redstart 22.4% 72.2% 49.8% 3.2x
10   Eastern Wood-Pewee 21.5% 69.4% 47.9% 3.2x
11   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 56.4% 66.7% 10.3% 1.2x
12   Acadian Flycatcher 26.6% 66.7% 40.0% 2.5x
13   Carolina Wren 70.0% 63.9% 6.2% 0.9x
14   Great Crested Flycatcher 47.9% 58.3% 10.4% 1.2x
15   Yellow-throated Warbler 14.7% 58.3% 43.7% 4.0x
16   Wood Thrush 14.1% 52.8% 38.7% 3.7x
17   Black-and-white Warbler 15.3% 50.0% 34.7% 3.3x
18   Scarlet Tanager 12.0% 50.0% 38.0% 4.2x
19   Prothonotary Warbler 16.4% 47.2% 30.9% 2.9x
20   Carolina Chickadee 60.6% 41.7% 18.9% 0.7x
21   Blue Jay 44.5% 41.7% 2.8% 0.9x
22   Mourning Dove 49.3% 38.9% 10.4% 0.8x
23   Pileated Woodpecker 19.3% 38.9% 19.6% 2.0x
24   Downy Woodpecker 39.3% 36.1% 3.2% 0.9x
25   Louisiana Waterthrush 7.2% 36.1% 28.9% 5.0x
26   Pine Warbler 39.0% 33.3% 5.7% 0.9x
27   American Crow 56.8% 27.8% 29.0% 0.5x
28   Indigo Bunting 44.9% 27.8% 17.1% 0.6x
29   White-breasted Nuthatch 23.6% 27.8% 4.1% 1.2x
30   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.8% 25.0% 10.8% 0.7x
31   White-eyed Vireo 31.9% 25.0% 6.9% 0.8x
32   Red-shouldered Hawk 31.6% 25.0% 6.6% 0.8x
33   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 19.0% 25.0% 6.0% 1.3x
34   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 12.0% 25.0% 13.0% 2.1x
35   Yellow-throated Vireo 6.4% 25.0% 18.6% 3.9x
36   Common Yellowthroat 40.8% 22.2% 18.5% 0.5x
37   Black-throated Blue Warbler 14.7% 22.2% 7.6% 1.5x
38   Wood Duck 12.7% 19.4% 6.7% 1.5x
39   Veery 3.5% 19.4% 16.0% 5.6x
40   Great Blue Heron 48.1% 13.9% 34.2% 0.3x
41   Turkey Vulture 39.5% 13.9% 25.6% 0.4x
42   Hairy Woodpecker 8.3% 13.9% 5.6% 1.7x
43   American Goldfinch 43.6% 11.1% 32.5% 0.3x
44   Canada Goose 42.4% 11.1% 31.3% 0.3x
45   Chipping Sparrow 37.3% 11.1% 26.1% 0.3x
46   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 33.3% 11.1% 22.2% 0.3x
47   Fish Crow 33.3% 11.1% 22.2% 0.3x
48   Spotted Sandpiper 16.2% 11.1% 5.1% 0.7x
49   Belted Kingfisher 12.0% 11.1% 0.9% 0.9x
50   Swainson's Thrush 6.5% 11.1% 4.7% 1.7x
51   American Robin 38.1% 8.3% 29.8% 0.2x
52   Eastern Towhee 37.9% 8.3% 29.5% 0.2x
53   Blue Grosbeak 23.4% 8.3% 15.1% 0.4x
54   Black Vulture 21.2% 8.3% 12.9% 0.4x
55   Osprey 15.5% 8.3% 7.2% 0.5x
56   Cedar Waxwing 13.0% 8.3% 4.7% 0.6x
57   Worm-eating Warbler 1.1% 8.3% 7.2% 7.4x
58   Eastern Phoebe 34.0% 5.6% 28.5% 0.2x
59   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.6% 5.6% 25.1% 0.2x
60   Chimney Swift 28.9% 5.6% 23.3% 0.2x
61   Yellow-breasted Chat 11.1% 5.6% 5.5% 0.5x
62   Bald Eagle 10.4% 5.6% 4.9% 0.5x
63   Purple Martin 10.1% 5.6% 4.5% 0.6x
64   White-throated Sparrow 7.5% 5.6% 2.0% 0.7x
65   Northern Waterthrush 7.3% 5.6% 1.8% 0.8x
66   Kentucky Warbler 1.9% 5.6% 3.6% 2.9x
67   Buteo sp. 0.2% 5.6% 5.3% 22.7x
68   Eastern Bluebird 49.5% 2.8% 46.8% 0.1x
69   Northern Mockingbird 31.4% 2.8% 28.7% 0.1x
70   Barn Swallow 31.4% 2.8% 28.6% 0.1x
71   Gray Catbird 31.4% 2.8% 28.6% 0.1x
72   Mallard 30.5% 2.8% 27.7% 0.1x
73   Eastern Kingbird 26.5% 2.8% 23.7% 0.1x
74   Killdeer 20.0% 2.8% 17.3% 0.1x
75   Brown Thrasher 16.8% 2.8% 14.1% 0.2x
76   Red-tailed Hawk 14.1% 2.8% 11.3% 0.2x
77   Yellow-rumped Warbler 11.3% 2.8% 8.5% 0.2x
78   Red-headed Woodpecker 11.2% 2.8% 8.4% 0.2x
79   Green Heron 10.7% 2.8% 7.9% 0.3x
80   Barred Owl 8.1% 2.8% 5.3% 0.3x
81   Prairie Warbler 7.7% 2.8% 5.0% 0.4x
82   Blackpoll Warbler 7.5% 2.8% 4.7% 0.4x
83   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 2.4% 2.8% 0.4% 1.2x
84   Wild Turkey 1.4% 2.8% 1.3% 1.9x
85   Blue-headed Vireo 1.1% 2.8% 1.7% 2.5x
86   Broad-winged Hawk 0.9% 2.8% 1.9% 3.2x