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Top Birds at Lake Wheeler marshes in January
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 73 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Lake Wheeler marshes during the month of January. 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   Great Blue Heron 39.2% 86.3% 47.1% 2.2x
2   American Crow 52.2% 72.6% 20.4% 1.4x
3   Ring-billed Gull 31.0% 72.6% 41.6% 2.3x
4   Canada Goose 34.9% 63.0% 28.1% 1.8x
5   Carolina Wren 60.9% 60.3% 0.7% 1.0x
6   Mallard 33.3% 57.5% 24.2% 1.7x
7   Red-bellied Woodpecker 51.1% 53.4% 2.3% 1.0x
8   Double-crested Cormorant 27.5% 53.4% 25.9% 1.9x
9   Tufted Titmouse 54.4% 47.9% 6.4% 0.9x
10   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 41.0% 47.9% 7.0% 1.2x
11   Hooded Merganser 21.8% 46.6% 24.8% 2.1x
12   Pied-billed Grebe 17.5% 46.6% 29.1% 2.7x
13   Carolina Chickadee 59.7% 43.8% 15.9% 0.7x
14   Bald Eagle 16.5% 43.8% 27.3% 2.7x
15   Killdeer 16.2% 42.5% 26.3% 2.6x
16   Northern Cardinal 59.4% 35.6% 23.7% 0.6x
17   Yellow-rumped Warbler 32.2% 34.2% 2.0% 1.1x
18   Red-shouldered Hawk 24.9% 34.2% 9.3% 1.4x
19   Blue Jay 38.1% 31.5% 6.6% 0.8x
20   Golden-crowned Kinglet 25.8% 30.1% 4.3% 1.2x
21   Belted Kingfisher 19.9% 30.1% 10.3% 1.5x
22   Pine Warbler 20.5% 28.8% 8.2% 1.4x
23   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.2% 23.3% 7.0% 0.8x
24   Pileated Woodpecker 12.2% 23.3% 11.1% 1.9x
25   Wood Duck 3.1% 20.5% 17.4% 6.6x
26   Eastern Bluebird 42.8% 19.2% 23.6% 0.4x
27   Wilson's Snipe 1.8% 19.2% 17.4% 10.5x
28   Mourning Dove 30.3% 16.4% 13.9% 0.5x
29   Northern Shoveler 3.9% 16.4% 12.5% 4.2x
30   American Goldfinch 27.7% 15.1% 12.6% 0.5x
31   Gadwall 5.7% 15.1% 9.4% 2.7x
32   Song Sparrow 50.0% 13.7% 36.3% 0.3x
33   Downy Woodpecker 42.5% 13.7% 28.8% 0.3x
34   Northern Flicker 28.1% 13.7% 14.4% 0.5x
35   Turkey Vulture 35.4% 11.0% 24.5% 0.3x
36   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 24.4% 11.0% 13.4% 0.4x
37   Brown Thrasher 16.3% 11.0% 5.4% 0.7x
38   Fish Crow 3.1% 11.0% 7.9% 3.5x
39   American Robin 30.8% 9.6% 21.2% 0.3x
40   Ruddy Duck 16.5% 9.6% 7.0% 0.6x
41   Bufflehead 15.8% 9.6% 6.2% 0.6x
42   Northern Pintail 0.5% 9.6% 9.1% 20.5x
43   Winter Wren 11.0% 8.2% 2.8% 0.7x
44   White-throated Sparrow 53.2% 6.8% 46.4% 0.1x
45   Northern Mockingbird 30.1% 6.8% 23.2% 0.2x
46   Hermit Thrush 18.0% 6.8% 11.1% 0.4x
47   Chipping Sparrow 16.2% 6.8% 9.4% 0.4x
48   Black Vulture 16.0% 6.8% 9.2% 0.4x
49   Green-winged Teal 4.1% 6.8% 2.7% 1.7x
50   American Black Duck 2.1% 6.8% 4.7% 3.2x
51   Mute Swan 1.2% 6.8% 5.7% 5.8x
52   Dunlin 0% 6.8% 6.8%
53   Red-tailed Hawk 16.0% 5.5% 10.5% 0.3x
54   Red-headed Woodpecker 10.9% 5.5% 5.4% 0.5x
55   Ring-necked Duck 9.0% 5.5% 3.5% 0.6x
56   Herring Gull 6.1% 5.5% 0.6% 0.9x
57   White-breasted Nuthatch 30.4% 4.1% 26.3% 0.1x
58   Eastern Phoebe 22.9% 4.1% 18.8% 0.2x
59   Red-winged Blackbird 10.8% 4.1% 6.6% 0.4x
60   Brown Creeper 9.0% 4.1% 4.9% 0.5x
61   Cedar Waxwing 8.1% 2.7% 5.3% 0.3x
62   Cooper's Hawk 4.0% 2.7% 1.2% 0.7x
63   Barred Owl 3.3% 2.7% 0.5% 0.8x
64   duck sp. 1.2% 2.7% 1.6% 2.3x
65   Great Egret 1.1% 2.7% 1.6% 2.4x
66   American Wigeon 0.7% 2.7% 2.0% 3.8x
67   Least Sandpiper 0.1% 2.7% 2.7% 37.7x
68   Eastern Towhee 33.0% 1.4% 31.6% 0.0x
69   Dark-eyed Junco 30.5% 1.4% 29.2% 0.0x
70   House Finch 21.3% 1.4% 19.9% 0.1x
71   Bonaparte's Gull 8.9% 1.4% 7.5% 0.2x
72   Horned Grebe 3.8% 1.4% 2.4% 0.4x
73   American Coot 3.2% 1.4% 1.9% 0.4x
74   Canvasback 1.6% 1.4% 0.2% 0.9x
75   gull sp. 1.5% 1.4% 0.1% 0.9x
76   Red-breasted Merganser 1.3% 1.4% 0.1% 1.1x
77   crow sp. 0.4% 1.4% 1.0% 3.3x
78   Merlin 0.4% 1.4% 1.0% 3.7x
79   Great Black-backed Gull 0.3% 1.4% 1.1% 4.4x
80   Baltimore Oriole 0.3% 1.4% 1.1% 4.9x
81   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 0.2% 1.4% 1.2% 8.8x
82   Buteo sp. 0.1% 1.4% 1.3% 14.6x