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

based on 164 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Lake Lynn 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   Mallard 29.6% 92.1% 62.5% 3.1x
2   Canada Goose 41.7% 90.9% 49.2% 2.2x
3   Northern Cardinal 79.3% 89.6% 10.3% 1.1x
4   Gray Catbird 30.6% 89.0% 58.5% 2.9x
5   Barn Swallow 30.6% 86.0% 55.4% 2.8x
6   Song Sparrow 13.3% 81.7% 68.4% 6.2x
7   Tufted Titmouse 64.6% 76.8% 12.3% 1.2x
8   Carolina Wren 70.0% 75.6% 5.7% 1.1x
9   Great Blue Heron 47.6% 73.8% 26.1% 1.5x
10   Carolina Chickadee 60.4% 71.3% 11.0% 1.2x
11   American Crow 56.5% 69.5% 13.0% 1.2x
12   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 56.3% 69.5% 13.3% 1.2x
13   Blue Jay 44.1% 69.5% 25.4% 1.6x
14   Eastern Phoebe 33.5% 69.5% 36.0% 2.1x
15   American Robin 37.6% 67.7% 30.1% 1.8x
16   Eastern Towhee 37.4% 67.7% 30.3% 1.8x
17   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 32.9% 64.6% 31.8% 2.0x
18   Fish Crow 32.8% 63.4% 30.6% 1.9x
19   Killdeer 19.5% 60.4% 40.9% 3.1x
20   Red-bellied Woodpecker 55.1% 59.1% 4.0% 1.1x
21   Red-eyed Vireo 51.4% 56.1% 4.7% 1.1x
22   Common Grackle 36.7% 56.1% 19.4% 1.5x
23   Great Crested Flycatcher 47.9% 54.9% 7.0% 1.1x
24   American Goldfinch 43.4% 53.0% 9.7% 1.2x
25   Spotted Sandpiper 15.8% 50.6% 34.8% 3.2x
26   Downy Woodpecker 39.1% 48.2% 9.0% 1.2x
27   Pine Warbler 38.9% 48.2% 9.3% 1.2x
28   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.3% 48.2% 17.8% 1.6x
29   White-breasted Nuthatch 23.3% 48.2% 24.8% 2.1x
30   Red-shouldered Hawk 31.4% 47.6% 16.1% 1.5x
31   Eastern Kingbird 26.1% 45.7% 19.6% 1.7x
32   Double-crested Cormorant 18.7% 45.1% 26.4% 2.4x
33   House Finch 27.0% 43.3% 16.3% 1.6x
34   Solitary Sandpiper 7.6% 40.9% 33.3% 5.4x
35   Common Yellowthroat 40.7% 39.6% 1.1% 1.0x
36   Mourning Dove 49.4% 39.0% 10.4% 0.8x
37   Chimney Swift 28.7% 37.2% 8.5% 1.3x
38   Muscovy Duck 0.9% 37.2% 36.3% 42.8x
39   Northern Parula 36.3% 34.8% 1.5% 1.0x
40   Eastern Bluebird 49.6% 32.3% 17.3% 0.7x
41   American Redstart 22.4% 31.7% 9.3% 1.4x
42   Turkey Vulture 39.5% 30.5% 9.1% 0.8x
43   Green Heron 10.4% 30.5% 20.0% 2.9x
44   Brown Thrasher 16.6% 29.9% 13.3% 1.8x
45   Chipping Sparrow 37.3% 29.3% 8.0% 0.8x
46   Belted Kingfisher 11.8% 28.0% 16.3% 2.4x
47   White-eyed Vireo 32.0% 26.2% 5.8% 0.8x
48   Black-and-white Warbler 15.3% 25.6% 10.3% 1.7x
49   Yellow Warbler 7.6% 24.4% 16.7% 3.2x
50   Graylag Goose 0.1% 22.6% 22.4% 166.6x
51   Yellow-rumped Warbler 11.1% 21.3% 10.2% 1.9x
52   Brown-headed Cowbird 36.0% 19.5% 16.5% 0.5x
53   Black-throated Blue Warbler 14.6% 19.5% 4.9% 1.3x
54   Northern Waterthrush 7.2% 18.9% 11.7% 2.6x
55   Northern Mockingbird 31.5% 17.7% 13.8% 0.6x
56   Northern Flicker 9.1% 17.7% 8.6% 1.9x
57   Cedar Waxwing 13.0% 16.5% 3.5% 1.3x
58   Acadian Flycatcher 26.9% 12.8% 14.1% 0.5x
59   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 19.1% 11.6% 7.5% 0.6x
60   Blackpoll Warbler 7.4% 11.6% 4.2% 1.6x
61   Orchard Oriole 15.3% 11.0% 4.3% 0.7x
62   House Wren 9.2% 11.0% 1.8% 1.2x
63   Red-winged Blackbird 27.4% 10.4% 17.0% 0.4x
64   Eastern Wood-Pewee 21.8% 10.4% 11.5% 0.5x
65   Least Sandpiper 5.2% 9.8% 4.6% 1.9x
66   Summer Tanager 38.2% 9.1% 29.0% 0.2x
67   European Starling 22.9% 8.5% 14.3% 0.4x
68   Red-tailed Hawk 14.1% 8.5% 5.6% 0.6x
69   Barred Owl 8.1% 8.5% 0.5% 1.1x
70   Magnolia Warbler 3.6% 8.5% 4.9% 2.4x
71   Black Vulture 21.3% 7.9% 13.4% 0.4x
72   Osprey 15.6% 6.7% 8.9% 0.4x
73   Wood Thrush 14.3% 6.7% 7.6% 0.5x
74   White-throated Sparrow 7.6% 6.1% 1.5% 0.8x
75   Scarlet Tanager 12.2% 5.5% 6.7% 0.4x
76   Tree Swallow 13.3% 4.9% 8.4% 0.4x
77   Cooper's Hawk 2.7% 4.9% 2.2% 1.8x
78   Prairie Warbler 7.8% 4.3% 3.5% 0.5x
79   Warbling Vireo 1.8% 4.3% 2.5% 2.4x
80   Pileated Woodpecker 19.6% 3.7% 15.9% 0.2x
81   Semipalmated Sandpiper 3.1% 3.7% 0.5% 1.2x
82   Mute Swan 0.3% 3.7% 3.3% 11.2x
83   Domestic goose sp. (Domestic type) 0.1% 3.7% 3.6% 51.0x
84   Yellow-throated Warbler 15.0% 3.0% 11.9% 0.2x
85   Hairy Woodpecker 8.4% 3.0% 5.3% 0.4x
86   Cape May Warbler 0.8% 3.0% 2.3% 3.9x
87   Swainson's Thrush 6.5% 2.4% 4.1% 0.4x
88   Pine Siskin 0.9% 2.4% 1.6% 2.9x
89   Wilson's Warbler 0.7% 2.4% 1.8% 3.6x
90   Horned Grebe 0.0% 2.4% 2.4% 51.0x
91   Ovenbird 19.0% 1.8% 17.1% 0.1x
92   Bald Eagle 10.5% 1.8% 8.7% 0.2x
93   Purple Martin 10.2% 1.8% 8.3% 0.2x
94   Field Sparrow 3.8% 1.8% 1.9% 0.5x
95   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 2.4% 1.8% 0.5% 0.8x
96   crow sp. 1.8% 1.8% 0.0% 1.0x
97   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1.5% 1.8% 0.3% 1.2x
98   Lesser Yellowlegs 1.4% 1.8% 0.5% 1.3x
99   Indigo Bunting 45.4% 1.2% 44.2% 0.0x
100   Blue Grosbeak 23.6% 1.2% 22.4% 0.1x
101   Louisiana Waterthrush 7.4% 1.2% 6.2% 0.2x
102   Rock Pigeon 6.6% 1.2% 5.4% 0.2x
103   Veery 3.5% 1.2% 2.3% 0.3x
104   Swamp Sparrow 1.9% 1.2% 0.7% 0.6x
105   Mississippi Kite 1.9% 1.2% 0.7% 0.6x
106   Chestnut-sided Warbler 1.6% 1.2% 0.4% 0.8x
107   Lesser Scaup 0.0% 1.2% 1.2% 25.5x
108   Prothonotary Warbler 16.7% 0.6% 16.1% 0.0x
109   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 12.2% 0.6% 11.6% 0.0x
110   Red-headed Woodpecker 11.3% 0.6% 10.7% 0.1x
111   Yellow-throated Vireo 6.5% 0.6% 5.9% 0.1x
112   Semipalmated Plover 2.4% 0.6% 1.7% 0.3x
113   Ring-billed Gull 1.9% 0.6% 1.2% 0.3x
114   Bank Swallow 1.2% 0.6% 0.6% 0.5x
115   Blue-headed Vireo 1.1% 0.6% 0.5% 0.5x
116   peep sp. 0.9% 0.6% 0.3% 0.6x
117   duck sp. 0.5% 0.6% 0.1% 1.1x
118   warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.) 0.5% 0.6% 0.1% 1.1x
119   Bay-breasted Warbler 0.5% 0.6% 0.1% 1.3x
120   Ruddy Duck 0.3% 0.6% 0.3% 1.9x
121   Empidonax sp. 0.3% 0.6% 0.3% 2.3x
122   Blackburnian Warbler 0.3% 0.6% 0.3% 2.3x
123   Buteo sp. 0.3% 0.6% 0.4% 2.4x
124   Little Blue Heron 0.1% 0.6% 0.5% 5.9x
125   vireo sp. 0.1% 0.6% 0.5% 7.0x
126   Brown Creeper 0.0% 0.6% 0.6% 25.5x
127   Muscovy Duck x Mallard (hybrid) 0% 0.6% 0.6%