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

based on 67 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Harris Lake County Park during the month of 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   Carolina Wren 70.0% 70.1% 0.1% 1.0x
2   Northern Cardinal 79.5% 67.2% 12.3% 0.8x
3   Tufted Titmouse 64.7% 64.2% 0.6% 1.0x
4   Carolina Chickadee 60.5% 64.2% 3.7% 1.1x
5   Pine Warbler 38.9% 61.2% 22.3% 1.6x
6   Great Blue Heron 47.9% 59.7% 11.8% 1.2x
7   Common Grackle 36.8% 59.7% 22.9% 1.6x
8   Red-eyed Vireo 51.4% 58.2% 6.8% 1.1x
9   Chipping Sparrow 37.1% 56.7% 19.6% 1.5x
10   Mourning Dove 49.3% 55.2% 6.0% 1.1x
11   Red-winged Blackbird 27.0% 55.2% 28.2% 2.0x
12   American Robin 37.9% 53.7% 15.8% 1.4x
13   Eastern Kingbird 26.2% 53.7% 27.5% 2.0x
14   Eastern Wood-Pewee 21.5% 53.7% 32.2% 2.5x
15   Great Crested Flycatcher 48.0% 50.7% 2.8% 1.1x
16   Summer Tanager 37.7% 50.7% 13.0% 1.3x
17   American Crow 56.7% 49.3% 7.5% 0.9x
18   Blue Jay 44.4% 47.8% 3.3% 1.1x
19   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.7% 47.8% 12.0% 1.3x
20   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 56.5% 46.3% 10.2% 0.8x
21   Red-bellied Woodpecker 55.2% 46.3% 8.9% 0.8x
22   Turkey Vulture 39.4% 46.3% 6.9% 1.2x
23   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.5% 46.3% 15.8% 1.5x
24   Eastern Bluebird 49.4% 43.3% 6.2% 0.9x
25   Ovenbird 18.6% 41.8% 23.2% 2.2x
26   Eastern Phoebe 33.9% 37.3% 3.4% 1.1x
27   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 11.9% 35.8% 23.9% 3.0x
28   Orchard Oriole 15.1% 34.3% 19.2% 2.3x
29   American Goldfinch 43.6% 31.3% 12.2% 0.7x
30   Fish Crow 33.2% 31.3% 1.9% 0.9x
31   Pileated Woodpecker 19.3% 31.3% 12.0% 1.6x
32   Acadian Flycatcher 26.7% 28.4% 1.6% 1.1x
33   Double-crested Cormorant 19.0% 26.9% 7.9% 1.4x
34   Red-headed Woodpecker 11.1% 26.9% 15.8% 2.4x
35   Common Yellowthroat 40.8% 25.4% 15.4% 0.6x
36   Bald Eagle 10.3% 25.4% 15.1% 2.5x
37   Downy Woodpecker 39.3% 23.9% 15.5% 0.6x
38   Gray Catbird 31.4% 23.9% 7.5% 0.8x
39   Indigo Bunting 45.0% 22.4% 22.6% 0.5x
40   Northern Mockingbird 31.4% 22.4% 9.0% 0.7x
41   Eastern Towhee 37.9% 20.9% 17.0% 0.6x
42   Blue Grosbeak 23.4% 19.4% 4.0% 0.8x
43   Yellow-throated Warbler 14.8% 19.4% 4.6% 1.3x
44   Northern Parula 36.4% 17.9% 18.5% 0.5x
45   White-breasted Nuthatch 23.7% 16.4% 7.3% 0.7x
46   Brown Thrasher 16.8% 16.4% 0.4% 1.0x
47   Osprey 15.5% 16.4% 0.9% 1.1x
48   Wood Thrush 14.2% 13.4% 0.8% 0.9x
49   Northern Flicker 9.2% 13.4% 4.2% 1.5x
50   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 33.4% 10.4% 22.9% 0.3x
51   Black Vulture 21.2% 10.4% 10.8% 0.5x
52   Yellow-throated Vireo 6.4% 10.4% 4.1% 1.6x
53   Chimney Swift 28.9% 9.0% 20.0% 0.3x
54   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 19.1% 9.0% 10.1% 0.5x
55   Yellow-breasted Chat 11.1% 9.0% 2.1% 0.8x
56   White-eyed Vireo 32.1% 7.5% 24.6% 0.2x
57   European Starling 22.8% 7.5% 15.3% 0.3x
58   Belted Kingfisher 12.0% 7.5% 4.5% 0.6x
59   Canada Goose 42.5% 6.0% 36.6% 0.1x
60   Barn Swallow 31.5% 6.0% 25.5% 0.2x
61   Mallard 30.5% 6.0% 24.5% 0.2x
62   Song Sparrow 14.2% 6.0% 8.2% 0.4x
63   Tree Swallow 13.2% 6.0% 7.2% 0.5x
64   Scarlet Tanager 12.2% 6.0% 6.2% 0.5x
65   Red-shouldered Hawk 31.8% 4.5% 27.3% 0.1x
66   American Redstart 22.7% 4.5% 18.2% 0.2x
67   Prothonotary Warbler 16.5% 4.5% 12.0% 0.3x
68   Black-throated Blue Warbler 14.7% 4.5% 10.3% 0.3x
69   Red-tailed Hawk 14.1% 4.5% 9.6% 0.3x
70   Wood Duck 12.8% 4.5% 8.3% 0.4x
71   Yellow-rumped Warbler 11.3% 4.5% 6.8% 0.4x
72   Green Heron 10.7% 4.5% 6.3% 0.4x
73   House Wren 9.2% 4.5% 4.7% 0.5x
74   Yellow Warbler 7.9% 4.5% 3.4% 0.6x
75   Prairie Warbler 7.7% 4.5% 3.3% 0.6x
76   House Finch 27.3% 3.0% 24.3% 0.1x
77   Blackpoll Warbler 7.5% 3.0% 4.5% 0.4x
78   Cliff Swallow 5.5% 3.0% 2.6% 0.5x
79   Field Sparrow 3.7% 3.0% 0.8% 0.8x
80   Killdeer 20.1% 1.5% 18.6% 0.1x
81   Spotted Sandpiper 16.3% 1.5% 14.8% 0.1x
82   Black-and-white Warbler 15.5% 1.5% 14.0% 0.1x
83   Cedar Waxwing 13.1% 1.5% 11.6% 0.1x
84   Hooded Warbler 11.1% 1.5% 9.6% 0.1x
85   Purple Martin 10.1% 1.5% 8.6% 0.1x
86   Eastern Meadowlark 8.3% 1.5% 6.8% 0.2x
87   Northern Waterthrush 7.3% 1.5% 5.9% 0.2x
88   Louisiana Waterthrush 7.3% 1.5% 5.8% 0.2x
89   Kentucky Warbler 1.9% 1.5% 0.4% 0.8x
90   Mississippi Kite 1.9% 1.5% 0.4% 0.8x
91   Muscovy Duck 1.3% 1.5% 0.2% 1.1x
92   Worm-eating Warbler 1.1% 1.5% 0.3% 1.3x
93   Blue-headed Vireo 1.1% 1.5% 0.4% 1.3x
94   Pine Siskin 0.9% 1.5% 0.6% 1.7x
95   duck sp. 0.5% 1.5% 0.9% 2.7x
96   Common Loon 0.5% 1.5% 1.0% 3.3x
97   Buteo sp. 0.3% 1.5% 1.2% 5.9x
98   Eastern Screech-Owl 0.1% 1.5% 1.4% 11.8x