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

based on 174 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Lake Johnson Park 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 38.9% 73.0% 34.1% 1.9x
2   Carolina Chickadee 59.4% 71.3% 11.9% 1.2x
3   Carolina Wren 60.8% 69.0% 8.2% 1.1x
4   Double-crested Cormorant 27.0% 66.1% 39.1% 2.4x
5   Tufted Titmouse 54.2% 58.0% 3.8% 1.1x
6   Mallard 33.1% 58.0% 25.0% 1.8x
7   Northern Cardinal 59.2% 55.2% 4.1% 0.9x
8   Red-bellied Woodpecker 51.1% 54.6% 3.5% 1.1x
9   American Crow 52.4% 50.0% 2.4% 1.0x
10   Ring-billed Gull 31.0% 50.0% 19.0% 1.6x
11   White-breasted Nuthatch 29.8% 48.9% 19.0% 1.6x
12   White-throated Sparrow 53.0% 47.1% 5.9% 0.9x
13   Ruddy Duck 15.9% 46.6% 30.6% 2.9x
14   American Robin 30.3% 45.4% 15.1% 1.5x
15   Bufflehead 15.2% 45.4% 30.2% 3.0x
16   Canada Goose 34.9% 44.8% 9.9% 1.3x
17   Downy Woodpecker 42.3% 43.1% 0.8% 1.0x
18   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 41.1% 37.9% 3.1% 0.9x
19   Belted Kingfisher 19.7% 36.8% 17.1% 1.9x
20   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.1% 36.2% 6.1% 1.2x
21   Killdeer 16.0% 34.5% 18.5% 2.2x
22   Yellow-rumped Warbler 32.2% 32.8% 0.5% 1.0x
23   Blue Jay 38.2% 32.2% 6.0% 0.8x
24   Hooded Merganser 21.8% 31.6% 9.8% 1.5x
25   Dark-eyed Junco 30.3% 29.9% 0.4% 1.0x
26   Eastern Towhee 32.8% 28.7% 4.1% 0.9x
27   Mourning Dove 30.2% 28.7% 1.5% 1.0x
28   Golden-crowned Kinglet 25.8% 28.7% 3.0% 1.1x
29   House Finch 21.1% 25.9% 4.8% 1.2x
30   Song Sparrow 50.2% 22.4% 27.8% 0.4x
31   Pine Warbler 20.6% 21.3% 0.7% 1.0x
32   American Goldfinch 27.7% 20.1% 7.6% 0.7x
33   Red-shouldered Hawk 25.1% 20.1% 5.0% 0.8x
34   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 24.4% 17.2% 7.2% 0.7x
35   Eastern Phoebe 22.9% 17.2% 5.6% 0.8x
36   Wilson's Snipe 1.7% 16.7% 15.0% 9.9x
37   Turkey Vulture 35.6% 16.1% 19.5% 0.5x
38   Northern Mockingbird 30.2% 16.1% 14.1% 0.5x
39   Northern Flicker 28.2% 16.1% 12.1% 0.6x
40   Eastern Bluebird 43.1% 15.5% 27.6% 0.4x
41   Pied-billed Grebe 17.8% 15.5% 2.2% 0.9x
42   Brown Creeper 8.9% 14.9% 6.1% 1.7x
43   Bald Eagle 16.8% 11.5% 5.3% 0.7x
44   Pileated Woodpecker 12.3% 10.9% 1.4% 0.9x
45   Hermit Thrush 18.0% 10.3% 7.7% 0.6x
46   Northern Shoveler 3.9% 9.2% 5.3% 2.4x
47   Winter Wren 11.1% 7.5% 3.6% 0.7x
48   Brown Thrasher 16.5% 6.3% 10.1% 0.4x
49   Gadwall 5.7% 6.3% 0.6% 1.1x
50   Hairy Woodpecker 10.2% 5.7% 4.5% 0.6x
51   Red-tailed Hawk 16.1% 4.6% 11.5% 0.3x
52   Barred Owl 3.2% 4.0% 0.8% 1.2x
53   American Coot 3.2% 4.0% 0.8% 1.3x
54   Chipping Sparrow 16.4% 3.4% 13.0% 0.2x
55   Ring-necked Duck 9.0% 3.4% 5.6% 0.4x
56   Cedar Waxwing 8.1% 2.9% 5.3% 0.4x
57   Swamp Sparrow 14.9% 2.3% 12.6% 0.2x
58   Red-winged Blackbird 10.9% 2.3% 8.6% 0.2x
59   Pine Siskin 6.0% 2.3% 3.7% 0.4x
60   Fish Crow 3.2% 2.3% 0.9% 0.7x
61   Muscovy Duck 0.9% 2.3% 1.4% 2.7x
62   European Starling 17.1% 1.7% 15.4% 0.1x
63   Black Vulture 16.2% 1.7% 14.5% 0.1x
64   Fox Sparrow 6.5% 1.7% 4.7% 0.3x
65   Red-breasted Nuthatch 3.3% 1.7% 1.6% 0.5x
66   House Wren 1.3% 1.7% 0.5% 1.4x
67   Gray Catbird 0.7% 1.7% 1.1% 2.6x
68   Graylag Goose 0.6% 1.7% 1.1% 3.0x
69   Lesser Scaup 4.7% 1.1% 3.6% 0.2x
70   Common Grackle 4.4% 1.1% 3.3% 0.3x
71   Horned Grebe 3.8% 1.1% 2.7% 0.3x
72   Wood Duck 3.3% 1.1% 2.1% 0.3x
73   Rusty Blackbird 3.0% 1.1% 1.9% 0.4x
74   American Black Duck 2.2% 1.1% 1.0% 0.5x
75   Sharp-shinned Hawk 2.0% 1.1% 0.9% 0.6x
76   new world sparrow sp. 1.1% 1.1% 0.0% 1.0x
77   Ruby-crowned/Golden-crowned Kinglet 0.2% 1.1% 1.0% 6.8x
78   Mallard x American Black Duck (hybrid) 0.1% 1.1% 1.1% 15.6x
79   Field Sparrow 14.0% 0.6% 13.4% 0.0x
80   Herring Gull 6.2% 0.6% 5.6% 0.1x
81   Brown-headed Cowbird 4.8% 0.6% 4.2% 0.1x
82   Cooper's Hawk 4.0% 0.6% 3.5% 0.1x
83   Purple Finch 3.0% 0.6% 2.5% 0.2x
84   Mute Swan 1.2% 0.6% 0.7% 0.5x
85   Great Egret 1.2% 0.6% 0.6% 0.5x
86   Great Horned Owl 1.1% 0.6% 0.5% 0.5x
87   Lesser Black-backed Gull 1.0% 0.6% 0.5% 0.6x
88   blackbird sp. 0.5% 0.6% 0.1% 1.3x
89   crow sp. 0.4% 0.6% 0.2% 1.4x
90   Downy/Hairy Woodpecker 0.4% 0.6% 0.2% 1.6x
91   Baltimore Oriole 0.3% 0.6% 0.3% 2.0x
92   Graylag x Canada Goose (hybrid) 0.0% 0.6% 0.6% 54.7x
93   Dickcissel 0% 0.6% 0.6%
94   nuthatch sp. 0% 0.6% 0.6%