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Top Birds at Lake Lynn in October
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 477 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Lake Lynn during the month of October. 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 71.5% 87.0% 15.5% 1.2x
2   Mallard 19.2% 86.2% 66.9% 4.5x
3   Carolina Wren 74.8% 84.3% 9.4% 1.1x
4   Blue Jay 70.1% 83.2% 13.1% 1.2x
5   American Crow 67.6% 82.4% 14.7% 1.2x
6   Carolina Chickadee 70.6% 79.7% 9.1% 1.1x
7   Great Blue Heron 41.2% 78.2% 37.0% 1.9x
8   Tufted Titmouse 64.7% 78.0% 13.3% 1.2x
9   Red-bellied Woodpecker 68.5% 77.8% 9.3% 1.1x
10   Eastern Phoebe 52.8% 76.1% 23.3% 1.4x
11   Canada Goose 23.5% 75.7% 52.1% 3.2x
12   Killdeer 20.9% 75.3% 54.4% 3.6x
13   Song Sparrow 32.9% 74.4% 41.5% 2.3x
14   Downy Woodpecker 56.8% 72.5% 15.7% 1.3x
15   Eastern Towhee 36.2% 67.1% 30.9% 1.9x
16   White-breasted Nuthatch 34.0% 66.5% 32.4% 2.0x
17   Northern Flicker 54.7% 59.3% 4.7% 1.1x
18   Brown-headed Nuthatch 35.9% 58.5% 22.6% 1.6x
19   Red-shouldered Hawk 34.5% 53.0% 18.5% 1.5x
20   Belted Kingfisher 28.7% 52.8% 24.1% 1.8x
21   Brown Thrasher 31.5% 52.2% 20.7% 1.7x
22   American Goldfinch 32.6% 52.0% 19.4% 1.6x
23   American Robin 35.1% 50.1% 15.0% 1.4x
24   Yellow-rumped Warbler 31.9% 49.9% 18.0% 1.6x
25   Northern Parula 20.2% 49.7% 29.5% 2.5x
26   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 31.8% 49.5% 17.7% 1.6x
27   Gray Catbird 27.6% 48.0% 20.4% 1.7x
28   Eastern Bluebird 54.3% 41.5% 12.8% 0.8x
29   Turkey Vulture 44.0% 38.4% 5.6% 0.9x
30   Pine Warbler 35.1% 37.5% 2.4% 1.1x
31   Magnolia Warbler 11.0% 34.6% 23.5% 3.1x
32   American Redstart 15.3% 33.1% 17.8% 2.2x
33   Cape May Warbler 12.0% 31.9% 19.8% 2.6x
34   Muscovy Duck 0.4% 31.4% 31.1% 84.3x
35   Great Egret 14.9% 30.8% 15.9% 2.1x
36   House Finch 29.0% 30.6% 1.6% 1.1x
37   Common Yellowthroat 17.8% 27.7% 9.9% 1.6x
38   Eastern Wood-Pewee 12.9% 27.7% 14.7% 2.1x
39   Black-throated Blue Warbler 12.5% 27.7% 15.2% 2.2x
40   White-throated Sparrow 23.9% 23.5% 0.5% 1.0x
41   Northern Mockingbird 43.8% 23.3% 20.5% 0.5x
42   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 18.4% 22.6% 4.3% 1.2x
43   Blackpoll Warbler 5.3% 22.6% 17.4% 4.3x
44   Black-and-white Warbler 12.3% 21.8% 9.6% 1.8x
45   Chimney Swift 11.9% 21.0% 9.1% 1.8x
46   Mourning Dove 28.7% 20.3% 8.4% 0.7x
47   Pileated Woodpecker 22.2% 19.9% 2.3% 0.9x
48   Golden-crowned Kinglet 14.9% 17.8% 2.9% 1.2x
49   Graylag Goose 0.5% 17.2% 16.7% 32.8x
50   Cooper's Hawk 7.3% 15.3% 8.0% 2.1x
51   Hairy Woodpecker 15.1% 14.9% 0.2% 1.0x
52   Common Grackle 14.1% 14.7% 0.6% 1.0x
53   Fish Crow 17.8% 13.6% 4.2% 0.8x
54   Black-throated Green Warbler 4.9% 13.4% 8.5% 2.8x
55   Double-crested Cormorant 20.6% 13.2% 7.4% 0.6x
56   Palm Warbler 17.4% 12.6% 4.8% 0.7x
57   Red-tailed Hawk 12.4% 12.2% 0.3% 1.0x
58   White-eyed Vireo 5.0% 11.9% 6.9% 2.4x
59   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 5.4% 11.5% 6.2% 2.1x
60   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 2.7% 10.7% 8.0% 4.0x
61   Red-eyed Vireo 7.4% 10.3% 2.9% 1.4x
62   Blackburnian Warbler 2.4% 10.3% 7.8% 4.2x
63   Ruddy Duck 3.1% 9.9% 6.8% 3.2x
64   Chipping Sparrow 23.3% 9.4% 13.9% 0.4x
65   Red-breasted Nuthatch 5.3% 8.8% 3.5% 1.7x
66   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 8.1% 8.6% 0.5% 1.1x
67   Blue-headed Vireo 3.3% 8.2% 4.9% 2.5x
68   Black Vulture 22.4% 7.5% 14.9% 0.3x
69   Winter Wren 5.0% 7.3% 2.4% 1.5x
70   Pied-billed Grebe 7.4% 6.9% 0.5% 0.9x
71   Chestnut-sided Warbler 2.9% 6.9% 4.0% 2.4x
72   European Starling 14.0% 5.9% 8.2% 0.4x
73   Solitary Sandpiper 1.0% 5.5% 4.4% 5.2x
74   Bay-breasted Warbler 2.5% 4.8% 2.3% 1.9x
75   Bald Eagle 15.7% 4.6% 11.1% 0.3x
76   Red-winged Blackbird 8.0% 4.6% 3.4% 0.6x
77   Green Heron 0.9% 4.6% 3.7% 5.3x
78   Barred Owl 4.1% 4.0% 0.2% 1.0x
79   Hermit Thrush 3.9% 4.0% 0.1% 1.0x
80   Pine Siskin 2.5% 4.0% 1.5% 1.6x
81   Swamp Sparrow 10.2% 3.8% 6.4% 0.4x
82   Spotted Sandpiper 1.6% 3.6% 2.0% 2.3x
83   Sharp-shinned Hawk 3.4% 2.9% 0.5% 0.9x
84   House Wren 8.3% 2.7% 5.6% 0.3x
85   Yellow Warbler 0.9% 2.7% 1.8% 2.9x
86   Wilson's Warbler 0.2% 2.5% 2.3% 14.7x
87   Rock Pigeon 5.6% 2.3% 3.3% 0.4x
88   Tennessee Warbler 3.4% 2.3% 1.1% 0.7x
89   Philadelphia Vireo 0.6% 2.3% 1.7% 4.1x
90   Domestic goose sp. (Domestic type) 0% 2.3% 2.3%
91   Swainson's Thrush 6.1% 2.1% 4.0% 0.3x
92   Brown-headed Cowbird 9.3% 1.9% 7.4% 0.2x
93   Hooded Warbler 1.1% 1.9% 0.8% 1.8x
94   Northern Waterthrush 1.0% 1.9% 0.9% 2.0x
95   Indigo Bunting 8.7% 1.7% 7.0% 0.2x
96   Osprey 7.7% 1.7% 6.0% 0.2x
97   Cedar Waxwing 6.9% 1.7% 5.2% 0.2x
98   Blue-winged Teal 1.7% 1.5% 0.2% 0.9x
99   warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.) 1.5% 1.5% 0.0% 1.0x
100   Prairie Warbler 0.6% 1.5% 0.8% 2.3x
101   American Coot 1.7% 1.3% 0.5% 0.7x
102   Northern Shoveler 1.4% 1.3% 0.1% 0.9x
103   Green-winged Teal 1.0% 1.3% 0.2% 1.2x
104   Greater Yellowlegs 1.9% 1.0% 0.8% 0.6x
105   Yellow-throated Vireo 1.1% 1.0% 0.0% 1.0x
106   Scarlet Tanager 6.8% 0.8% 6.0% 0.1x
107   Wood Duck 6.1% 0.8% 5.3% 0.1x
108   Wood Thrush 3.4% 0.8% 2.5% 0.2x
109   Gray-cheeked Thrush 2.5% 0.8% 1.6% 0.3x
110   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 0.7% 0.8% 0.1% 1.1x
111   Merlin 1.1% 0.6% 0.5% 0.6x
112   Yellow-throated Warbler 0.9% 0.6% 0.3% 0.7x
113   Purple Finch 0.9% 0.6% 0.2% 0.7x
114   Acadian Flycatcher 0.6% 0.6% 0.0% 1.0x
115   new world sparrow sp. 0.6% 0.6% 0.0% 1.0x
116   Empidonax sp. 0.5% 0.6% 0.1% 1.2x
117   Marsh Wren 0.5% 0.6% 0.1% 1.2x
118   Worm-eating Warbler 0.3% 0.6% 0.3% 2.1x
119   Black-crowned Night-Heron 0.1% 0.6% 0.6% 8.9x
120   American Kestrel 5.7% 0.4% 5.3% 0.1x
121   Dark-eyed Junco 2.3% 0.4% 1.9% 0.2x
122   Brown Creeper 2.0% 0.4% 1.6% 0.2x
123   Ovenbird 1.8% 0.4% 1.4% 0.2x
124   Tree Swallow 1.6% 0.4% 1.2% 0.3x
125   crow sp. 1.0% 0.4% 0.6% 0.4x
126   Common Raven 0.6% 0.4% 0.2% 0.7x
127   Catharus sp. 0.5% 0.4% 0.1% 0.9x
128   Accipiter sp. 0.5% 0.4% 0.0% 0.9x
129   Mute Swan 0.4% 0.4% 0.0% 0.9x
130   blackbird sp. 0.4% 0.4% 0.1% 1.2x
131   Sharp-shinned/Cooper's Hawk 0.2% 0.4% 0.2% 1.7x
132   Eastern Screech-Owl 0.2% 0.4% 0.2% 2.0x
133   Broad-winged Hawk 0.2% 0.4% 0.2% 2.0x
134   Great Crested Flycatcher 0.1% 0.4% 0.3% 3.8x
135   Wood Stork 0.1% 0.4% 0.3% 4.2x
136   Canada Warbler 0.1% 0.4% 0.4% 8.3x
137   Field Sparrow 5.2% 0.2% 5.0% 0.0x
138   Savannah Sparrow 2.9% 0.2% 2.7% 0.1x
139   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2.6% 0.2% 2.4% 0.1x
140   Northern Harrier 1.3% 0.2% 1.1% 0.2x
141   Veery 1.0% 0.2% 0.8% 0.2x
142   Ring-necked Duck 0.9% 0.2% 0.7% 0.2x
143   Nashville Warbler 0.8% 0.2% 0.6% 0.3x
144   hawk sp. 0.7% 0.2% 0.5% 0.3x
145   Baltimore Oriole 0.5% 0.2% 0.3% 0.4x
146   Barn Swallow 0.3% 0.2% 0.1% 0.7x
147   Buteo sp. 0.2% 0.2% 0.0% 1.0x
148   Least Flycatcher 0.2% 0.2% 0.0% 1.1x
149   woodpecker sp. 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 2.1x
150   Bufflehead 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 5.2x
151   heron sp. 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 20.8x
152   Kentucky Warbler 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 20.8x
153   Alder/Willow Flycatcher (Traill's Flycatcher) 0% 0.2% 0.2%