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

based on 137 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Lake Johnson 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   Carolina Wren 72.0% 81.0% 9.0% 1.1x
2   Great Blue Heron 44.8% 73.0% 28.2% 1.6x
3   Northern Cardinal 66.1% 62.8% 3.3% 1.0x
4   Carolina Chickadee 59.1% 55.5% 3.6% 0.9x
5   Tufted Titmouse 52.9% 51.8% 1.1% 1.0x
6   American Crow 53.0% 49.6% 3.4% 0.9x
7   Belted Kingfisher 20.3% 47.4% 27.2% 2.3x
8   Great Egret 31.5% 46.7% 15.2% 1.5x
9   American Robin 29.3% 45.3% 15.9% 1.5x
10   Blue Jay 36.6% 43.8% 7.2% 1.2x
11   Red-bellied Woodpecker 39.6% 41.6% 2.0% 1.1x
12   White-breasted Nuthatch 27.0% 41.6% 14.6% 1.5x
13   Mourning Dove 48.7% 38.7% 10.0% 0.8x
14   American Goldfinch 58.8% 38.0% 20.9% 0.6x
15   Mallard 17.2% 37.2% 20.0% 2.2x
16   Downy Woodpecker 40.0% 35.8% 4.2% 0.9x
17   Canada Goose 24.4% 33.6% 9.2% 1.4x
18   Gray Catbird 27.1% 32.8% 5.7% 1.2x
19   Killdeer 20.4% 30.7% 10.3% 1.5x
20   Eastern Towhee 26.0% 29.9% 3.9% 1.2x
21   Great Crested Flycatcher 17.2% 27.7% 10.5% 1.6x
22   Brown-headed Nuthatch 25.0% 26.3% 1.3% 1.1x
23   Fish Crow 26.4% 24.1% 2.3% 0.9x
24   Chimney Swift 18.3% 22.6% 4.3% 1.2x
25   Green Heron 16.9% 21.9% 5.0% 1.3x
26   Barn Swallow 11.8% 21.2% 9.4% 1.8x
27   Red-shouldered Hawk 24.0% 19.7% 4.3% 0.8x
28   Osprey 19.8% 19.0% 0.9% 1.0x
29   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 35.1% 18.2% 16.9% 0.5x
30   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 42.8% 17.5% 25.3% 0.4x
31   Red-winged Blackbird 6.1% 16.8% 10.7% 2.7x
32   Chipping Sparrow 17.9% 16.1% 1.8% 0.9x
33   Eastern Bluebird 39.8% 13.1% 26.7% 0.3x
34   House Finch 19.9% 13.1% 6.8% 0.7x
35   Brown Thrasher 15.1% 12.4% 2.7% 0.8x
36   Turkey Vulture 32.4% 11.7% 20.7% 0.4x
37   Pileated Woodpecker 14.7% 11.7% 3.0% 0.8x
38   Red-eyed Vireo 22.1% 10.9% 11.1% 0.5x
39   Double-crested Cormorant 16.8% 10.2% 6.6% 0.6x
40   Pine Warbler 15.8% 10.2% 5.5% 0.6x
41   Spotted Sandpiper 10.1% 10.2% 0.2% 1.0x
42   Eastern Kingbird 14.0% 9.5% 4.5% 0.7x
43   Eastern Phoebe 20.0% 7.3% 12.7% 0.4x
44   Common Grackle 9.8% 7.3% 2.5% 0.7x
45   Northern Mockingbird 32.2% 6.6% 25.7% 0.2x
46   White-eyed Vireo 20.8% 5.1% 15.7% 0.2x
47   Northern Flicker 9.8% 4.4% 5.4% 0.4x
48   Acadian Flycatcher 9.6% 4.4% 5.2% 0.5x
49   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 17.0% 3.6% 13.4% 0.2x
50   Mallard (Domestic type) 4.1% 3.6% 0.4% 0.9x
51   Common Yellowthroat 12.6% 2.9% 9.7% 0.2x
52   Red-tailed Hawk 10.7% 2.9% 7.8% 0.3x
53   Bald Eagle 8.1% 2.9% 5.2% 0.4x
54   Hairy Woodpecker 7.9% 2.9% 5.0% 0.4x
55   Solitary Sandpiper 5.9% 2.9% 2.9% 0.5x
56   Graylag Goose (Domestic type) 0.7% 2.9% 2.2% 4.0x
57   Indigo Bunting 29.3% 2.2% 27.2% 0.1x
58   Summer Tanager 15.5% 2.2% 13.4% 0.1x
59   Song Sparrow 10.4% 2.2% 8.2% 0.2x
60   American Redstart 6.0% 2.2% 3.8% 0.4x
61   Wood Thrush 1.6% 2.2% 0.6% 1.4x
62   Domestic goose sp. (Domestic type) 0.0% 2.2% 2.2% 60.5x
63   Blue Grosbeak 22.4% 1.5% 21.0% 0.1x
64   Eastern Wood-Pewee 19.7% 1.5% 18.3% 0.1x
65   Black Vulture 15.8% 1.5% 14.4% 0.1x
66   European Starling 10.9% 1.5% 9.5% 0.1x
67   Northern Parula 7.1% 1.5% 5.6% 0.2x
68   Cooper's Hawk 4.7% 1.5% 3.3% 0.3x
69   Hooded Warbler 2.8% 1.5% 1.4% 0.5x
70   Downy/Hairy Woodpecker 0.4% 1.5% 1.1% 3.8x
71   Wood Duck 11.3% 0.7% 10.5% 0.1x
72   Brown-headed Cowbird 6.0% 0.7% 5.3% 0.1x
73   Little Blue Heron 5.1% 0.7% 4.4% 0.1x
74   Black-and-white Warbler 4.9% 0.7% 4.2% 0.1x
75   Barred Owl 4.0% 0.7% 3.3% 0.2x
76   Semipalmated Sandpiper 3.6% 0.7% 2.9% 0.2x
77   Semipalmated Plover 3.3% 0.7% 2.6% 0.2x
78   Prairie Warbler 3.2% 0.7% 2.5% 0.2x
79   Prothonotary Warbler 2.7% 0.7% 2.0% 0.3x
80   Snowy Egret 2.7% 0.7% 1.9% 0.3x
81   Purple Martin 2.7% 0.7% 1.9% 0.3x
82   Yellow Warbler 2.6% 0.7% 1.9% 0.3x
83   peep sp. 2.2% 0.7% 1.5% 0.3x
84   Yellow-throated Warbler 2.0% 0.7% 1.2% 0.4x
85   Greater Yellowlegs 1.9% 0.7% 1.1% 0.4x
86   Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 1.8% 0.7% 1.0% 0.4x
87   Worm-eating Warbler 1.5% 0.7% 0.8% 0.5x
88   Louisiana Waterthrush 1.0% 0.7% 0.3% 0.7x
89   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 0.9% 0.7% 0.2% 0.8x
90   Muscovy Duck (Domestic type) 0.9% 0.7% 0.1% 0.9x
91   Northern Waterthrush 0.7% 0.7% 0.0% 1.0x
92   warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.) 0.4% 0.7% 0.3% 1.8x
93   duck sp. 0.4% 0.7% 0.4% 2.0x
94   American Black Duck 0.1% 0.7% 0.6% 5.0x
95   Sharp-shinned Hawk 0.1% 0.7% 0.6% 5.8x
96   vireo sp. 0.1% 0.7% 0.7% 10.1x
97   Mallard x American Black Duck (hybrid) 0.0% 0.7% 0.7% 40.3x
98   Graylag Goose (Domestic type) x Canada Goose (hybrid) 0% 0.7% 0.7%