Bird Finder

Top Birds at Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning in April
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 356 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning in April. 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 80.3% 89.0% 8.8% 1.1x
2   White-throated Sparrow 56.3% 84.3% 28.0% 1.5x
3   House Finch 24.5% 84.3% 59.8% 3.4x
4   Eastern Bluebird 47.9% 80.1% 32.1% 1.7x
5   Eastern Towhee 45.5% 79.8% 34.2% 1.8x
6   Carolina Wren 70.5% 78.1% 7.6% 1.1x
7   Carolina Chickadee 66.0% 77.5% 11.5% 1.2x
8   Purple Martin 4.8% 73.9% 69.1% 15.4x
9   Blue Jay 49.6% 73.0% 23.4% 1.5x
10   Northern Mockingbird 27.2% 70.8% 43.6% 2.6x
11   Tufted Titmouse 69.7% 70.2% 0.6% 1.0x
12   American Crow 56.3% 70.2% 13.9% 1.2x
13   Red-winged Blackbird 25.0% 68.8% 43.8% 2.8x
14   Chipping Sparrow 42.9% 68.5% 25.7% 1.6x
15   Mourning Dove 45.8% 66.9% 21.1% 1.5x
16   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.1% 66.0% 30.9% 1.9x
17   Red-bellied Woodpecker 58.3% 65.2% 6.9% 1.1x
18   American Robin 42.0% 59.0% 17.0% 1.4x
19   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 62.3% 57.9% 4.5% 0.9x
20   American Goldfinch 45.2% 52.8% 7.6% 1.2x
21   European Starling 20.6% 51.4% 30.8% 2.5x
22   Brown Thrasher 20.2% 50.0% 29.8% 2.5x
23   Fish Crow 35.7% 49.4% 13.8% 1.4x
24   Song Sparrow 22.0% 48.0% 26.0% 2.2x
25   Canada Goose 48.9% 47.8% 1.2% 1.0x
26   Field Sparrow 10.9% 47.8% 36.8% 4.4x
27   Yellow-rumped Warbler 46.6% 41.6% 5.0% 0.9x
28   Pine Warbler 43.4% 41.6% 1.8% 1.0x
29   Downy Woodpecker 39.1% 41.3% 2.2% 1.1x
30   Common Yellowthroat 32.9% 39.9% 7.0% 1.2x
31   Common Grackle 26.8% 39.3% 12.5% 1.5x
32   Brown-headed Nuthatch 31.6% 37.6% 6.0% 1.2x
33   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 29.5% 35.1% 5.6% 1.2x
34   Swamp Sparrow 13.0% 33.7% 20.8% 2.6x
35   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 33.0% 29.8% 3.2% 0.9x
36   Turkey Vulture 43.1% 29.2% 13.9% 0.7x
37   Red-shouldered Hawk 32.8% 23.6% 9.2% 0.7x
38   Northern Flicker 13.7% 22.8% 9.1% 1.7x
39   Red-tailed Hawk 13.2% 21.9% 8.7% 1.7x
40   Eastern Phoebe 34.5% 20.8% 13.7% 0.6x
41   White-breasted Nuthatch 22.4% 20.5% 1.9% 0.9x
42   House Wren 10.2% 20.5% 10.3% 2.0x
43   Chimney Swift 13.5% 18.5% 5.0% 1.4x
44   Orchard Oriole 6.4% 18.5% 12.2% 2.9x
45   Cedar Waxwing 6.0% 16.9% 10.9% 2.8x
46   White-eyed Vireo 38.0% 16.6% 21.4% 0.4x
47   Eastern Meadowlark 6.6% 16.3% 9.7% 2.5x
48   Gray Catbird 18.9% 15.7% 3.1% 0.8x
49   Killdeer 16.4% 15.7% 0.7% 1.0x
50   Blue Grosbeak 8.4% 15.7% 7.3% 1.9x
51   Dark-eyed Junco 4.4% 15.2% 10.7% 3.4x
52   Indigo Bunting 12.4% 14.3% 1.9% 1.2x
53   Barn Swallow 19.2% 13.8% 5.5% 0.7x
54   Eastern Kingbird 11.9% 12.4% 0.5% 1.0x
55   White-crowned Sparrow 0.2% 12.1% 11.9% 55.8x
56   Mallard 30.4% 11.2% 19.2% 0.4x
57   Double-crested Cormorant 26.8% 11.0% 15.9% 0.4x
58   Great Crested Flycatcher 20.2% 9.6% 10.6% 0.5x
59   Green Heron 6.8% 9.6% 2.8% 1.4x
60   Palm Warbler 8.6% 8.4% 0.1% 1.0x
61   Hermit Thrush 8.2% 8.4% 0.3% 1.0x
62   Rock Pigeon 5.5% 7.9% 2.4% 1.4x
63   Black Vulture 20.2% 7.6% 12.6% 0.4x
64   Cooper's Hawk 3.8% 7.6% 3.8% 2.0x
65   Tree Swallow 12.3% 7.3% 5.0% 0.6x
66   Savannah Sparrow 4.3% 6.7% 2.5% 1.6x
67   Northern Parula 36.5% 6.5% 30.1% 0.2x
68   Great Blue Heron 45.3% 6.2% 39.1% 0.1x
69   Red-eyed Vireo 30.4% 5.9% 24.5% 0.2x
70   Black-and-white Warbler 14.3% 5.3% 9.0% 0.4x
71   Prairie Warbler 8.0% 5.3% 2.7% 0.7x
72   Wood Duck 13.6% 4.2% 9.4% 0.3x
73   Pine Siskin 3.8% 3.9% 0.1% 1.0x
74   Yellow Warbler 2.8% 3.9% 1.1% 1.4x
75   Hooded Merganser 2.2% 3.7% 1.4% 1.7x
76   Bobolink 1.5% 3.4% 1.9% 2.2x
77   Yellow-breasted Chat 2.7% 3.1% 0.4% 1.1x
78   Ring-necked Duck 0.4% 2.5% 2.1% 6.5x
79   Hooded Warbler 9.2% 2.2% 6.9% 0.2x
80   Ring-billed Gull 7.4% 2.2% 5.1% 0.3x
81   Northern Waterthrush 3.5% 2.2% 1.2% 0.6x
82   American Kestrel 1.1% 2.2% 1.2% 2.1x
83   Summer Tanager 14.2% 2.0% 12.2% 0.1x
84   Hairy Woodpecker 9.2% 2.0% 7.2% 0.2x
85   Solitary Sandpiper 5.6% 2.0% 3.7% 0.3x
86   Great Horned Owl 0.8% 2.0% 1.1% 2.3x
87   Sora 0.1% 2.0% 1.9% 32.7x
88   Pileated Woodpecker 20.2% 1.7% 18.6% 0.1x
89   Ovenbird 19.3% 1.7% 17.6% 0.1x
90   Belted Kingfisher 18.8% 1.7% 17.1% 0.1x
91   American Redstart 8.9% 1.7% 7.2% 0.2x
92   Sharp-shinned Hawk 1.1% 1.7% 0.6% 1.5x
93   Orange-crowned Warbler 0.3% 1.7% 1.4% 5.4x
94   Red-headed Woodpecker 14.5% 1.1% 13.3% 0.1x
95   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 8.9% 1.1% 7.7% 0.1x
96   Black-throated Blue Warbler 6.3% 1.1% 5.2% 0.2x
97   Blue-headed Vireo 4.4% 1.1% 3.3% 0.3x
98   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 1.4% 1.1% 0.3% 0.8x
99   crow sp. 1.4% 1.1% 0.2% 0.8x
100   Osprey 17.2% 0.8% 16.4% 0.0x
101   House Sparrow 2.3% 0.8% 1.5% 0.4x
102   Wild Turkey 1.8% 0.8% 1.0% 0.5x
103   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1.4% 0.8% 0.5% 0.6x
104   American Bittern 1.0% 0.8% 0.2% 0.8x
105   Golden-crowned Kinglet 0.8% 0.8% 0.0% 1.0x
106   Fox Sparrow 0.0% 0.8% 0.8% 20.0x
107   Bald Eagle 12.3% 0.6% 11.7% 0.0x
108   Louisiana Waterthrush 10.5% 0.6% 9.9% 0.1x
109   Wood Thrush 8.3% 0.6% 7.7% 0.1x
110   Scarlet Tanager 4.5% 0.6% 3.9% 0.1x
111   Worm-eating Warbler 2.3% 0.6% 1.8% 0.2x
112   Grasshopper Sparrow 1.6% 0.6% 1.0% 0.4x
113   Wilson's Snipe 1.0% 0.6% 0.5% 0.5x
114   Swainson's Thrush 0.9% 0.6% 0.3% 0.6x
115   Purple Finch 0.8% 0.6% 0.2% 0.7x
116   Northern Harrier 0.7% 0.6% 0.1% 0.8x
117   Cape May Warbler 0.4% 0.6% 0.1% 1.4x
118   Brown Creeper 0.4% 0.6% 0.2% 1.5x
119   Merlin 0.3% 0.6% 0.3% 2.1x
120   Loggerhead Shrike 0.2% 0.6% 0.3% 2.3x
121   Painted Bunting 0.1% 0.6% 0.4% 4.2x
122   Yellow-throated Warbler 20.1% 0.3% 19.8% 0.0x
123   Yellow-throated Vireo 5.8% 0.3% 5.5% 0.0x
124   Cliff Swallow 3.4% 0.3% 3.2% 0.1x
125   Caspian Tern 3.0% 0.3% 2.7% 0.1x
126   Acadian Flycatcher 2.3% 0.3% 2.0% 0.1x
127   Eastern Wood-Pewee 1.5% 0.3% 1.2% 0.2x
128   swallow sp. 1.1% 0.3% 0.8% 0.3x
129   Red-breasted Nuthatch 1.1% 0.3% 0.8% 0.3x
130   Broad-winged Hawk 1.0% 0.3% 0.7% 0.3x
131   Rusty Blackbird 0.9% 0.3% 0.6% 0.3x
132   hawk sp. 0.5% 0.3% 0.2% 0.5x
133   Vesper Sparrow 0.4% 0.3% 0.1% 0.8x
134   Sedge Wren 0.4% 0.3% 0.1% 0.8x
135   Horned Grebe 0.3% 0.3% 0.0% 0.9x
136   American Pipit 0.2% 0.3% 0.1% 1.3x
137   Marsh Wren 0.2% 0.3% 0.1% 1.5x
138   blackbird sp. 0.2% 0.3% 0.1% 1.6x
139   Buteo sp. 0.2% 0.3% 0.1% 1.7x
140   Sharp-shinned/Cooper's Hawk 0.1% 0.3% 0.1% 2.0x
141   Snowy Egret 0.1% 0.3% 0.2% 2.6x
142   Lincoln's Sparrow 0.1% 0.3% 0.2% 5.2x
143   Tennessee Warbler 0.0% 0.3% 0.2% 6.7x
144   House/Purple Finch 0.0% 0.3% 0.3% 9.3x