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Top Birds at Sandy Creek Park in March
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 549 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Sandy Creek Park during the month of March. 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 Chickadee 67.4% 87.2% 19.9% 1.3x
2   Northern Cardinal 74.4% 86.3% 11.9% 1.2x
3   Canada Goose 49.3% 78.5% 29.2% 1.6x
4   Tufted Titmouse 65.3% 78.0% 12.7% 1.2x
5   Carolina Wren 66.3% 77.8% 11.5% 1.2x
6   Downy Woodpecker 44.7% 75.4% 30.7% 1.7x
7   Yellow-rumped Warbler 42.9% 73.6% 30.6% 1.7x
8   American Robin 51.8% 73.0% 21.3% 1.4x
9   White-throated Sparrow 52.9% 71.6% 18.7% 1.4x
10   Red-bellied Woodpecker 54.8% 71.0% 16.2% 1.3x
11   Eastern Bluebird 49.3% 70.5% 21.2% 1.4x
12   Eastern Phoebe 39.3% 69.9% 30.6% 1.8x
13   Mallard 36.8% 66.3% 29.5% 1.8x
14   Song Sparrow 47.9% 65.8% 17.8% 1.4x
15   Great Blue Heron 43.2% 64.7% 21.5% 1.5x
16   American Crow 58.5% 63.0% 4.5% 1.1x
17   Red-winged Blackbird 19.2% 60.5% 41.2% 3.1x
18   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 41.0% 58.1% 17.1% 1.4x
19   Red-shouldered Hawk 33.4% 54.6% 21.2% 1.6x
20   Eastern Towhee 42.9% 50.1% 7.2% 1.2x
21   Brown-headed Nuthatch 33.5% 48.8% 15.3% 1.5x
22   Turkey Vulture 45.7% 48.6% 2.9% 1.1x
23   Pine Warbler 50.5% 48.1% 2.4% 1.0x
24   American Goldfinch 30.5% 44.6% 14.1% 1.5x
25   Chipping Sparrow 30.4% 44.3% 13.8% 1.5x
26   Blue Jay 45.4% 41.3% 4.0% 0.9x
27   Wood Duck 14.2% 36.4% 22.2% 2.6x
28   European Starling 19.2% 36.2% 17.1% 1.9x
29   Northern Mockingbird 29.5% 34.2% 4.8% 1.2x
30   Common Grackle 17.4% 34.2% 16.9% 2.0x
31   Fish Crow 36.0% 31.9% 4.1% 0.9x
32   Northern Flicker 27.4% 31.5% 4.1% 1.1x
33   Swamp Sparrow 15.3% 30.6% 15.3% 2.0x
34   Pileated Woodpecker 16.6% 29.0% 12.3% 1.7x
35   White-breasted Nuthatch 25.4% 27.5% 2.1% 1.1x
36   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 11.8% 27.0% 15.1% 2.3x
37   House Finch 25.0% 26.8% 1.8% 1.1x
38   Mourning Dove 42.0% 26.0% 15.9% 0.6x
39   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 13.1% 25.1% 12.0% 1.9x
40   Dark-eyed Junco 24.4% 24.2% 0.1% 1.0x
41   Belted Kingfisher 22.1% 21.7% 0.5% 1.0x
42   Winter Wren 7.9% 21.3% 13.4% 2.7x
43   Black Vulture 17.7% 20.4% 2.7% 1.2x
44   Brown Thrasher 21.4% 20.0% 1.3% 0.9x
45   Golden-crowned Kinglet 18.0% 19.7% 1.7% 1.1x
46   Field Sparrow 16.5% 18.0% 1.6% 1.1x
47   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 14.6% 18.0% 3.4% 1.2x
48   Hooded Merganser 9.4% 16.8% 7.3% 1.8x
49   Brown Creeper 6.4% 13.1% 6.7% 2.0x
50   Hermit Thrush 15.3% 12.4% 2.9% 0.8x
51   Hairy Woodpecker 9.5% 12.2% 2.7% 1.3x
52   Osprey 14.8% 10.2% 4.6% 0.7x
53   Brown-headed Cowbird 16.0% 10.0% 5.9% 0.6x
54   Pied-billed Grebe 14.2% 10.0% 4.1% 0.7x
55   Red-tailed Hawk 16.0% 9.3% 6.7% 0.6x
56   Pine Siskin 5.4% 9.1% 3.7% 1.7x
57   Great Egret 1.7% 8.2% 6.5% 4.7x
58   Cedar Waxwing 3.6% 8.0% 4.4% 2.2x
59   Barred Owl 7.2% 7.8% 0.7% 1.1x
60   Black-and-white Warbler 2.3% 7.5% 5.1% 3.2x
61   Yellow-throated Warbler 7.5% 5.5% 2.0% 0.7x
62   Palm Warbler 1.9% 5.3% 3.3% 2.7x
63   Common Yellowthroat 6.0% 4.9% 1.1% 0.8x
64   Killdeer 17.9% 3.8% 14.1% 0.2x
65   Cooper's Hawk 5.1% 2.6% 2.5% 0.5x
66   White-eyed Vireo 3.6% 2.6% 1.0% 0.7x
67   new world sparrow sp. 0.9% 2.6% 1.7% 2.8x
68   Double-crested Cormorant 35.7% 2.2% 33.5% 0.1x
69   Ring-billed Gull 18.8% 2.0% 16.8% 0.1x
70   duck sp. 1.2% 1.8% 0.6% 1.6x
71   Ring-necked Duck 5.3% 1.6% 3.7% 0.3x
72   Blue-winged Teal 1.6% 1.6% 0.1% 1.0x
73   Rusty Blackbird 3.5% 1.5% 2.0% 0.4x
74   crow sp. 1.6% 1.5% 0.1% 0.9x
75   Bald Eagle 15.9% 1.3% 14.7% 0.1x
76   Tree Swallow 8.1% 1.3% 6.9% 0.2x
77   Northern Parula 3.8% 1.3% 2.5% 0.3x
78   Fox Sparrow 2.4% 1.1% 1.3% 0.5x
79   House Wren 1.4% 1.1% 0.3% 0.8x
80   Red-breasted Nuthatch 2.2% 0.9% 1.3% 0.4x
81   Louisiana Waterthrush 3.9% 0.7% 3.2% 0.2x
82   Blue-headed Vireo 1.8% 0.7% 1.1% 0.4x
83   swallow sp. 0.6% 0.7% 0.2% 1.3x
84   Orange-crowned Warbler 0.5% 0.7% 0.2% 1.4x
85   Vesper Sparrow 0.5% 0.7% 0.3% 1.6x
86   Purple Finch 1.8% 0.5% 1.2% 0.3x
87   Sharp-shinned Hawk 1.8% 0.5% 1.2% 0.3x
88   Downy/Hairy Woodpecker 0.6% 0.5% 0.0% 0.9x
89   hawk sp. 0.5% 0.5% 0.0% 1.0x
90   Green Heron 0.5% 0.5% 0.1% 1.1x
91   Accipiter sp. 0.3% 0.5% 0.2% 1.6x
92   Red-headed Woodpecker 12.3% 0.4% 12.0% 0.0x
93   Savannah Sparrow 3.3% 0.4% 2.9% 0.1x
94   Purple Martin 2.9% 0.4% 2.6% 0.1x
95   House Sparrow 2.1% 0.4% 1.7% 0.2x
96   American Bittern 1.0% 0.4% 0.6% 0.4x
97   Bufflehead 12.6% 0.2% 12.4% 0.0x
98   Rock Pigeon 5.1% 0.2% 4.9% 0.0x
99   American Coot 4.6% 0.2% 4.4% 0.0x
100   Wilson's Snipe 3.8% 0.2% 3.6% 0.0x
101   Green-winged Teal 3.2% 0.2% 3.0% 0.1x
102   Barn Swallow 1.7% 0.2% 1.5% 0.1x
103   gull sp. 1.2% 0.2% 1.0% 0.1x
104   Wild Turkey 0.7% 0.2% 0.5% 0.3x
105   Northern Harrier 0.7% 0.2% 0.5% 0.3x
106   Common Raven 0.4% 0.2% 0.3% 0.4x
107   blackbird sp. 0.4% 0.2% 0.2% 0.5x
108   Merlin 0.3% 0.2% 0.1% 0.6x
109   Buteo sp. 0.2% 0.2% 0.0% 1.1x
110   House/Purple Finch 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 1.5x
111   new world vulture sp. 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 1.6x
112   Chimney Swift 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 1.6x
113   Ruby-crowned/Golden-crowned Kinglet 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 1.8x
114   Sharp-shinned/Cooper's Hawk 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 2.0x
115   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 5.9x