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

based on 230 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Sandy Creek Park 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   American Goldfinch 57.7% 74.3% 16.7% 1.3x
2   Carolina Wren 72.2% 73.0% 0.8% 1.0x
3   Northern Cardinal 65.8% 71.3% 5.6% 1.1x
4   Great Blue Heron 44.6% 65.2% 20.6% 1.5x
5   Carolina Chickadee 58.7% 64.8% 6.0% 1.1x
6   American Crow 52.9% 53.0% 0.1% 1.0x
7   Downy Woodpecker 39.5% 48.3% 8.7% 1.2x
8   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 41.9% 47.8% 5.9% 1.1x
9   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 34.2% 46.5% 12.3% 1.4x
10   Tufted Titmouse 53.2% 45.2% 8.0% 0.8x
11   Eastern Phoebe 18.7% 44.3% 25.7% 2.4x
12   Eastern Bluebird 39.0% 43.5% 4.5% 1.1x
13   Red-bellied Woodpecker 39.6% 40.9% 1.3% 1.0x
14   Mourning Dove 48.9% 38.3% 10.7% 0.8x
15   Gray Catbird 27.0% 33.9% 7.0% 1.3x
16   Red-shouldered Hawk 23.5% 33.9% 10.4% 1.4x
17   Belted Kingfisher 20.4% 32.2% 11.7% 1.6x
18   Northern Mockingbird 31.6% 31.3% 0.3% 1.0x
19   House Finch 19.4% 28.7% 9.3% 1.5x
20   Green Heron 16.6% 27.8% 11.2% 1.7x
21   White-breasted Nuthatch 27.3% 27.0% 0.4% 1.0x
22   Blue Jay 37.2% 25.2% 12.0% 0.7x
23   Mallard 17.5% 23.9% 6.4% 1.4x
24   Turkey Vulture 32.3% 23.5% 8.8% 0.7x
25   Wood Duck 10.5% 23.0% 12.6% 2.2x
26   Song Sparrow 9.7% 23.0% 13.4% 2.4x
27   Great Egret 32.3% 22.6% 9.7% 0.7x
28   Brown-headed Nuthatch 25.1% 22.6% 2.5% 0.9x
29   Eastern Towhee 26.3% 20.4% 5.9% 0.8x
30   Canada Goose 24.8% 20.0% 4.8% 0.8x
31   Brown Thrasher 14.9% 18.7% 3.8% 1.3x
32   Chimney Swift 18.4% 17.8% 0.6% 1.0x
33   American Robin 30.3% 17.0% 13.3% 0.6x
34   White-eyed Vireo 20.6% 17.0% 3.6% 0.8x
35   Black Vulture 15.5% 15.7% 0.2% 1.0x
36   Indigo Bunting 29.3% 14.8% 14.5% 0.5x
37   Great Crested Flycatcher 17.6% 14.3% 3.3% 0.8x
38   Tricolored Heron 2.7% 13.9% 11.2% 5.2x
39   Red-eyed Vireo 22.1% 13.5% 8.7% 0.6x
40   Common Grackle 9.6% 11.3% 1.7% 1.2x
41   Pileated Woodpecker 14.8% 10.9% 3.9% 0.7x
42   Hairy Woodpecker 7.7% 9.6% 1.9% 1.2x
43   Red-headed Woodpecker 11.2% 7.4% 3.9% 0.7x
44   Red-tailed Hawk 10.7% 7.0% 3.8% 0.6x
45   Killdeer 21.2% 6.5% 14.7% 0.3x
46   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 17.2% 6.1% 11.1% 0.4x
47   Pine Warbler 16.0% 6.1% 9.9% 0.4x
48   Solitary Sandpiper 5.8% 6.1% 0.3% 1.1x
49   European Starling 10.9% 5.7% 5.2% 0.5x
50   Northern Flicker 9.9% 5.7% 4.2% 0.6x
51   Acadian Flycatcher 9.6% 5.7% 3.9% 0.6x
52   Eastern Wood-Pewee 19.9% 5.2% 14.7% 0.3x
53   Fish Crow 27.3% 4.3% 22.9% 0.2x
54   Barred Owl 3.9% 4.3% 0.4% 1.1x
55   Blue Grosbeak 22.7% 3.9% 18.8% 0.2x
56   Common Yellowthroat 12.7% 3.9% 8.8% 0.3x
57   American Redstart 6.0% 3.5% 2.5% 0.6x
58   Prothonotary Warbler 2.6% 3.5% 0.8% 1.3x
59   Chipping Sparrow 18.4% 3.0% 15.4% 0.2x
60   Brown-headed Cowbird 6.0% 3.0% 2.9% 0.5x
61   Spotted Sandpiper 10.4% 2.6% 7.8% 0.3x
62   Black-and-white Warbler 4.9% 2.6% 2.3% 0.5x
63   Cooper's Hawk 4.7% 2.6% 2.1% 0.6x
64   Osprey 20.6% 2.2% 18.4% 0.1x
65   Red-winged Blackbird 6.6% 2.2% 4.4% 0.3x
66   Summer Tanager 15.8% 1.7% 14.1% 0.1x
67   Snowy Egret 2.7% 1.7% 0.9% 0.7x
68   Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 1.7% 1.7% 0.0% 1.0x
69   Northern Waterthrush 0.7% 1.7% 1.1% 2.6x
70   Northern Parula 7.2% 1.3% 5.9% 0.2x
71   Prairie Warbler 3.2% 1.3% 1.9% 0.4x
72   Yellow Warbler 2.6% 1.3% 1.3% 0.5x
73   Eastern Kingbird 14.5% 0.9% 13.6% 0.1x
74   House Wren 5.2% 0.9% 4.3% 0.2x
75   Mallard (Domestic type) 4.2% 0.9% 3.3% 0.2x
76   Field Sparrow 3.2% 0.9% 2.3% 0.3x
77   Purple Martin 2.7% 0.9% 1.8% 0.3x
78   Yellow-throated Warbler 2.0% 0.9% 1.1% 0.4x
79   crow sp. 1.8% 0.9% 1.0% 0.5x
80   House Sparrow 1.4% 0.9% 0.5% 0.6x
81   Cedar Waxwing 1.3% 0.9% 0.4% 0.7x
82   Louisiana Waterthrush 1.0% 0.9% 0.1% 0.9x
83   Double-crested Cormorant 17.3% 0.4% 16.9% 0.0x
84   Yellow-throated Vireo 3.7% 0.4% 3.2% 0.1x
85   Hooded Warbler 2.9% 0.4% 2.5% 0.2x
86   Blue-winged Warbler 1.2% 0.4% 0.8% 0.4x
87   Common Nighthawk 0.6% 0.4% 0.2% 0.7x
88   Pied-billed Grebe 0.6% 0.4% 0.1% 0.8x
89   duck sp. 0.4% 0.4% 0.1% 1.2x
90   Buteo sp. 0.3% 0.4% 0.2% 1.7x
91   new world vulture sp. 0.2% 0.4% 0.3% 2.6x