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Top Birds at Jordan Lake--B. Everett Jordan Dam in January
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 98 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Jordan Lake--B. Everett Jordan Dam in January. 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   Great Blue Heron 39.4% 90.8% 51.4% 2.3x
2   Double-crested Cormorant 28.7% 88.8% 60.1% 3.1x
3   Bald Eagle 16.6% 84.7% 68.1% 5.1x
4   Ring-billed Gull 29.9% 83.7% 53.7% 2.8x
5   Turkey Vulture 34.7% 73.5% 38.7% 2.1x
6   Black Vulture 15.9% 57.1% 41.3% 3.6x
7   American Crow 52.5% 55.1% 2.6% 1.0x
8   Carolina Chickadee 60.1% 44.9% 15.2% 0.7x
9   Song Sparrow 50.5% 39.8% 10.7% 0.8x
10   Bonaparte's Gull 8.5% 39.8% 31.3% 4.7x
11   Carolina Wren 61.4% 38.8% 22.6% 0.6x
12   Northern Cardinal 59.9% 38.8% 21.1% 0.6x
13   Red-bellied Woodpecker 52.9% 37.8% 15.1% 0.7x
14   Eastern Bluebird 43.5% 36.7% 6.8% 0.8x
15   Blue Jay 39.7% 36.7% 3.0% 0.9x
16   Tufted Titmouse 55.1% 35.7% 19.4% 0.6x
17   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 42.8% 34.7% 8.1% 0.8x
18   White-throated Sparrow 54.0% 29.6% 24.4% 0.5x
19   American Robin 33.1% 24.5% 8.6% 0.7x
20   Golden-crowned Kinglet 27.7% 24.5% 3.2% 0.9x
21   Downy Woodpecker 43.7% 23.5% 20.2% 0.5x
22   Eastern Towhee 33.8% 21.4% 12.4% 0.6x
23   Dark-eyed Junco 31.8% 21.4% 10.4% 0.7x
24   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 24.7% 21.4% 3.3% 0.9x
25   American Goldfinch 29.4% 20.4% 9.0% 0.7x
26   Mourning Dove 30.3% 19.4% 10.9% 0.6x
27   Northern Flicker 28.9% 18.4% 10.5% 0.6x
28   Pileated Woodpecker 13.0% 18.4% 5.3% 1.4x
29   Northern Mockingbird 28.6% 17.3% 11.2% 0.6x
30   Pine Warbler 22.1% 17.3% 4.8% 0.8x
31   Red-tailed Hawk 15.6% 16.3% 0.7% 1.0x
32   Brown-headed Nuthatch 32.6% 15.3% 17.3% 0.5x
33   Eastern Phoebe 23.4% 15.3% 8.1% 0.7x
34   Red-shouldered Hawk 26.3% 13.3% 13.0% 0.5x
35   Savannah Sparrow 4.0% 13.3% 9.2% 3.3x
36   White-breasted Nuthatch 31.2% 12.2% 19.0% 0.4x
37   Hermit Thrush 18.4% 12.2% 6.2% 0.7x
38   Red-headed Woodpecker 11.5% 11.2% 0.2% 1.0x
39   Belted Kingfisher 19.9% 10.2% 9.7% 0.5x
40   Pied-billed Grebe 16.8% 10.2% 6.6% 0.6x
41   Herring Gull 5.5% 10.2% 4.7% 1.9x
42   Canada Goose 34.9% 9.2% 25.7% 0.3x
43   Chipping Sparrow 16.2% 8.2% 8.1% 0.5x
44   Winter Wren 11.1% 8.2% 2.9% 0.7x
45   Brown Creeper 9.2% 8.2% 1.1% 0.9x
46   American Kestrel 5.3% 8.2% 2.9% 1.5x
47   Field Sparrow 13.3% 7.1% 6.2% 0.5x
48   Red-winged Blackbird 11.7% 7.1% 4.6% 0.6x
49   Yellow-rumped Warbler 34.2% 6.1% 28.1% 0.2x
50   House Finch 22.5% 6.1% 16.4% 0.3x
51   Killdeer 15.5% 6.1% 9.3% 0.4x
52   Swamp Sparrow 15.2% 6.1% 9.0% 0.4x
53   Cooper's Hawk 3.9% 5.1% 1.2% 1.3x
54   Sharp-shinned Hawk 1.9% 5.1% 3.2% 2.7x
55   Brown Thrasher 15.9% 4.1% 11.8% 0.3x
56   Fox Sparrow 7.1% 4.1% 3.0% 0.6x
57   Palm Warbler 1.7% 4.1% 2.4% 2.4x
58   Northern Harrier 0.6% 4.1% 3.5% 7.3x
59   Hooded Merganser 21.4% 3.1% 18.4% 0.1x
60   Hairy Woodpecker 10.4% 3.1% 7.4% 0.3x
61   Rock Pigeon 6.4% 3.1% 3.4% 0.5x
62   gull sp. 1.4% 3.1% 1.6% 2.1x
63   Great Horned Owl 1.3% 3.1% 1.8% 2.4x
64   Mallard 33.5% 2.0% 31.4% 0.1x
65   Pine Siskin 5.1% 2.0% 3.0% 0.4x
66   Common Grackle 4.8% 2.0% 2.8% 0.4x
67   Eastern Meadowlark 4.4% 2.0% 2.4% 0.5x
68   Lesser Scaup 4.2% 2.0% 2.2% 0.5x
69   Horned Grebe 4.1% 2.0% 2.1% 0.5x
70   Purple Finch 4.1% 2.0% 2.1% 0.5x
71   Fish Crow 3.2% 2.0% 1.2% 0.6x
72   Red-breasted Nuthatch 2.9% 2.0% 0.8% 0.7x
73   American Woodcock 1.4% 2.0% 0.7% 1.5x
74   House Wren 1.3% 2.0% 0.7% 1.6x
75   new world vulture sp. 0.1% 2.0% 2.0% 34.4x
76   Ruddy Duck 16.7% 1.0% 15.7% 0.1x
77   European Starling 16.3% 1.0% 15.2% 0.1x
78   Bufflehead 15.6% 1.0% 14.6% 0.1x
79   Wilson's Snipe 2.1% 1.0% 1.0% 0.5x
80   Greater Scaup 2.0% 1.0% 0.9% 0.5x
81   American Wigeon 1.3% 1.0% 0.3% 0.8x
82   new world sparrow sp. 1.0% 1.0% 0.0% 1.0x
83   Common Merganser 0.8% 1.0% 0.2% 1.3x
84   blackbird sp. 0.4% 1.0% 0.6% 2.4x
85   Merlin 0.4% 1.0% 0.6% 2.7x
86   Downy/Hairy Woodpecker 0.4% 1.0% 0.7% 2.9x
87   crow sp. 0.3% 1.0% 0.7% 3.0x
88   passerine sp. 0.1% 1.0% 1.0% 17.2x