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

based on 309 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Lake Johnson Park in 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   Northern Cardinal 79.6% 88.7% 9.1% 1.1x
2   American Robin 37.6% 84.5% 46.9% 2.2x
3   Carolina Wren 70.3% 83.5% 13.2% 1.2x
4   Tufted Titmouse 64.4% 77.7% 13.3% 1.2x
5   Carolina Chickadee 59.9% 74.4% 14.5% 1.2x
6   Great Blue Heron 45.9% 71.5% 25.6% 1.6x
7   Eastern Towhee 36.8% 68.6% 31.8% 1.9x
8   Canada Goose 41.1% 68.3% 27.2% 1.7x
9   Great Crested Flycatcher 47.9% 67.3% 19.4% 1.4x
10   Barn Swallow 29.7% 67.3% 37.6% 2.3x
11   Mallard 28.1% 67.0% 38.9% 2.4x
12   Red-bellied Woodpecker 54.0% 65.4% 11.3% 1.2x
13   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 31.3% 64.4% 33.1% 2.1x
14   Blue Jay 42.9% 62.5% 19.6% 1.5x
15   Red-eyed Vireo 51.3% 60.5% 9.2% 1.2x
16   American Crow 56.8% 59.5% 2.7% 1.0x
17   Common Grackle 35.1% 58.3% 23.1% 1.7x
18   Red-winged Blackbird 26.8% 57.6% 30.8% 2.2x
19   Chipping Sparrow 37.8% 54.4% 16.6% 1.4x
20   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 56.9% 53.1% 3.8% 0.9x
21   Gray Catbird 30.5% 51.8% 21.3% 1.7x
22   Mourning Dove 48.5% 51.1% 2.7% 1.1x
23   Downy Woodpecker 39.8% 49.5% 9.8% 1.2x
24   Fish Crow 33.0% 49.5% 16.6% 1.5x
25   Belted Kingfisher 11.1% 48.5% 37.5% 4.4x
26   Killdeer 19.4% 46.0% 26.6% 2.4x
27   Red-shouldered Hawk 31.3% 45.3% 14.0% 1.4x
28   Double-crested Cormorant 17.7% 45.3% 27.6% 2.6x
29   Pine Warbler 40.0% 43.0% 3.1% 1.1x
30   Chimney Swift 28.3% 41.4% 13.1% 1.5x
31   Eastern Phoebe 34.2% 40.8% 6.5% 1.2x
32   Summer Tanager 37.3% 40.1% 2.9% 1.1x
33   House Finch 27.6% 39.8% 12.2% 1.4x
34   Spotted Sandpiper 15.9% 39.2% 23.3% 2.5x
35   American Goldfinch 44.7% 38.8% 5.8% 0.9x
36   White-breasted Nuthatch 23.4% 37.2% 13.8% 1.6x
37   Acadian Flycatcher 25.7% 36.9% 11.2% 1.4x
38   Solitary Sandpiper 7.6% 35.6% 28.0% 4.7x
39   Northern Parula 36.5% 33.0% 3.4% 0.9x
40   Eastern Bluebird 50.0% 32.0% 18.0% 0.6x
41   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.4% 32.0% 1.6% 1.1x
42   Common Yellowthroat 40.9% 31.1% 9.8% 0.8x
43   Wood Thrush 13.3% 29.4% 16.1% 2.2x
44   Black-throated Blue Warbler 13.5% 27.5% 14.0% 2.0x
45   American Redstart 22.6% 24.9% 2.3% 1.1x
46   Brown Thrasher 17.2% 23.9% 6.7% 1.4x
47   Yellow-rumped Warbler 11.1% 23.3% 12.2% 2.1x
48   Black-and-white Warbler 15.7% 21.4% 5.6% 1.4x
49   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.6% 20.1% 15.6% 0.6x
50   Eastern Kingbird 26.6% 19.7% 6.9% 0.7x
51   Pileated Woodpecker 19.2% 19.1% 0.1% 1.0x
52   Northern Mockingbird 31.1% 18.8% 12.4% 0.6x
53   Turkey Vulture 40.2% 15.9% 24.4% 0.4x
54   Osprey 15.9% 14.9% 1.1% 0.9x
55   Green Heron 10.5% 12.3% 1.8% 1.2x
56   Swainson's Thrush 5.9% 12.0% 6.0% 2.0x
57   Least Sandpiper 5.4% 11.3% 5.9% 2.1x
58   European Starling 22.5% 11.0% 11.5% 0.5x
59   Wood Duck 13.0% 11.0% 2.0% 0.8x
60   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 19.3% 10.0% 9.3% 0.5x
61   Bald Eagle 10.3% 9.7% 0.6% 0.9x
62   Northern Flicker 8.8% 7.1% 1.7% 0.8x
63   Blue-headed Vireo 1.1% 7.1% 6.0% 6.4x
64   Hairy Woodpecker 8.7% 6.8% 1.9% 0.8x
65   Barred Owl 7.8% 6.8% 1.0% 0.9x
66   House Wren 9.7% 6.1% 3.5% 0.6x
67   White-eyed Vireo 34.0% 5.8% 28.2% 0.2x
68   Eastern Wood-Pewee 21.6% 5.5% 16.1% 0.3x
69   Ovenbird 18.9% 5.5% 13.4% 0.3x
70   Northern Waterthrush 7.0% 5.2% 1.8% 0.7x
71   Tree Swallow 14.7% 4.9% 9.8% 0.3x
72   Cedar Waxwing 13.5% 4.9% 8.7% 0.4x
73   Red-tailed Hawk 13.5% 4.9% 8.7% 0.4x
74   Scarlet Tanager 12.0% 4.5% 7.5% 0.4x
75   Blackpoll Warbler 7.3% 4.5% 2.8% 0.6x
76   Veery 3.5% 4.5% 1.1% 1.3x
77   Song Sparrow 15.1% 4.2% 10.8% 0.3x
78   Red-breasted Merganser 0.1% 3.9% 3.8% 34.5x
79   Prothonotary Warbler 16.4% 3.2% 13.2% 0.2x
80   White-throated Sparrow 8.6% 3.2% 5.3% 0.4x
81   Magnolia Warbler 3.6% 3.2% 0.3% 0.9x
82   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1.6% 3.2% 1.7% 2.1x
83   Indigo Bunting 46.2% 2.9% 43.3% 0.1x
84   Black Vulture 21.5% 2.9% 18.6% 0.1x
85   Yellow Warbler 8.2% 2.9% 5.2% 0.4x
86   crow sp. 1.5% 2.6% 1.1% 1.8x
87   Ruddy Duck 0.4% 2.6% 2.2% 7.4x
88   Blue-winged Teal 0.3% 2.6% 2.2% 7.5x
89   Northern Bobwhite 0.3% 2.6% 2.3% 8.2x
90   Blue Grosbeak 23.8% 2.3% 21.6% 0.1x
91   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 10.5% 2.3% 8.3% 0.2x
92   Louisiana Waterthrush 7.5% 2.3% 5.2% 0.3x
93   Cooper's Hawk 2.8% 2.3% 0.5% 0.8x
94   Semipalmated Plover 2.4% 2.3% 0.1% 0.9x
95   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 2.3% 2.3% 0.1% 1.0x
96   Lesser Yellowlegs 1.4% 2.3% 0.9% 1.6x
97   Greater Yellowlegs 1.2% 2.3% 1.1% 1.9x
98   Purple Martin 10.5% 1.9% 8.6% 0.2x
99   Yellow-throated Vireo 6.8% 1.9% 4.9% 0.3x
100   Snowy Egret 0.3% 1.9% 1.7% 7.5x
101   Orchard Oriole 15.5% 1.6% 13.9% 0.1x
102   Cliff Swallow 5.4% 1.6% 3.8% 0.3x
103   Great Egret 2.2% 1.6% 0.6% 0.7x
104   Hooded Warbler 11.6% 1.3% 10.3% 0.1x
105   Muscovy Duck 1.2% 1.3% 0.1% 1.0x
106   Hermit Thrush 0.3% 1.3% 1.0% 4.2x
107   American Wigeon 0.0% 1.3% 1.3% 195.7x
108   Prairie Warbler 7.7% 1.0% 6.8% 0.1x
109   Hooded Merganser 1.8% 1.0% 0.9% 0.5x
110   Baltimore Oriole 1.1% 1.0% 0.1% 0.9x
111   Pine Siskin 0.8% 1.0% 0.2% 1.2x
112   Graylag Goose 0.4% 1.0% 0.5% 2.3x
113   Domestic goose sp. (Domestic type) 0.1% 1.0% 0.9% 12.2x
114   Rock Pigeon 6.3% 0.6% 5.6% 0.1x
115   House Sparrow 3.7% 0.6% 3.1% 0.2x
116   Worm-eating Warbler 1.2% 0.6% 0.5% 0.5x
117   swallow sp. 1.1% 0.6% 0.5% 0.6x
118   Black-throated Green Warbler 0.6% 0.6% 0.1% 1.2x
119   Gray-cheeked Thrush 0.5% 0.6% 0.1% 1.3x
120   Anhinga 0.3% 0.6% 0.4% 2.2x
121   Pectoral Sandpiper 0.3% 0.6% 0.4% 2.3x
122   Little Blue Heron 0.1% 0.6% 0.6% 7.5x
123   Glossy Ibis 0.0% 0.6% 0.6% 16.3x
124   Yellow-throated Warbler 15.8% 0.3% 15.5% 0.0x
125   Yellow-breasted Chat 11.3% 0.3% 11.0% 0.0x
126   Swamp Sparrow 2.1% 0.3% 1.8% 0.2x
127   Warbling Vireo 1.6% 0.3% 1.3% 0.2x
128   Chestnut-sided Warbler 1.5% 0.3% 1.2% 0.2x
129   Palm Warbler 0.9% 0.3% 0.5% 0.4x
130   peep sp. 0.9% 0.3% 0.5% 0.4x
131   Cape May Warbler 0.8% 0.3% 0.5% 0.4x
132   duck sp. 0.5% 0.3% 0.2% 0.6x
133   Sharp-shinned Hawk 0.3% 0.3% 0.0% 1.1x
134   Blackburnian Warbler 0.3% 0.3% 0.0% 1.1x
135   Downy/Hairy Woodpecker 0.3% 0.3% 0.1% 1.2x
136   Tennessee Warbler 0.1% 0.3% 0.2% 3.1x
137   Northern Shoveler 0.1% 0.3% 0.2% 3.8x
138   Lesser Scaup 0.1% 0.3% 0.3% 5.4x
139   Greater/Lesser Yellowlegs 0.0% 0.3% 0.3% 8.2x
140   Domestic goose sp. (Domestic type) x Canada Goose (hybrid) 0.0% 0.3% 0.3% 48.9x
141   Redhead 0% 0.3% 0.3%
142   Graylag x Canada Goose (hybrid) 0% 0.3% 0.3%