Bird Finder

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

based on 129 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning during the month of August. 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 65.3% 94.6% 29.3% 1.4x
2   Mourning Dove 47.5% 89.9% 42.4% 1.9x
3   House Finch 18.1% 89.9% 71.8% 5.0x
4   Blue Jay 35.6% 87.6% 52.0% 2.5x
5   Carolina Wren 71.9% 86.8% 14.9% 1.2x
6   Carolina Chickadee 58.3% 86.8% 28.5% 1.5x
7   American Goldfinch 57.7% 86.0% 28.4% 1.5x
8   American Crow 52.2% 83.7% 31.5% 1.6x
9   Indigo Bunting 27.4% 83.7% 56.3% 3.1x
10   Northern Mockingbird 30.5% 81.4% 50.9% 2.7x
11   Gray Catbird 26.0% 80.6% 54.6% 3.1x
12   Eastern Towhee 24.8% 80.6% 55.8% 3.2x
13   Blue Grosbeak 20.6% 76.7% 56.1% 3.7x
14   Tufted Titmouse 52.4% 74.4% 22.0% 1.4x
15   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 33.9% 70.5% 36.7% 2.1x
16   Eastern Bluebird 38.5% 67.4% 28.9% 1.8x
17   Brown Thrasher 13.8% 66.7% 52.9% 4.8x
18   Red-bellied Woodpecker 39.1% 65.1% 26.1% 1.7x
19   American Robin 29.0% 62.8% 33.8% 2.2x
20   Chimney Swift 17.4% 61.2% 43.8% 3.5x
21   European Starling 9.6% 55.8% 46.2% 5.8x
22   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 41.9% 55.0% 13.2% 1.3x
23   Green Heron 16.2% 54.3% 38.1% 3.4x
24   Song Sparrow 9.2% 54.3% 45.1% 5.9x
25   House Wren 3.9% 53.5% 49.6% 13.8x
26   Fish Crow 25.7% 51.2% 25.4% 2.0x
27   Downy Woodpecker 39.7% 47.3% 7.6% 1.2x
28   Canada Goose 24.0% 47.3% 23.2% 2.0x
29   Red-shouldered Hawk 23.5% 40.3% 16.8% 1.7x
30   White-breasted Nuthatch 27.0% 39.5% 12.5% 1.5x
31   Red-tailed Hawk 9.9% 38.8% 28.9% 3.9x
32   Brown-headed Nuthatch 24.8% 34.1% 9.3% 1.4x
33   Red-winged Blackbird 5.7% 33.3% 27.6% 5.8x
34   Common Grackle 9.2% 30.2% 21.0% 3.3x
35   Brown-headed Cowbird 5.3% 27.9% 22.6% 5.2x
36   Common Yellowthroat 12.0% 25.6% 13.5% 2.1x
37   Red-eyed Vireo 21.7% 24.8% 3.1% 1.1x
38   Chipping Sparrow 17.7% 24.8% 7.2% 1.4x
39   Rock Pigeon 5.7% 21.7% 16.0% 3.8x
40   Mallard 17.7% 20.9% 3.3% 1.2x
41   Great Crested Flycatcher 17.4% 20.2% 2.7% 1.2x
42   Cooper's Hawk 4.3% 18.6% 14.3% 4.3x
43   Barn Swallow 11.9% 15.5% 3.6% 1.3x
44   Turkey Vulture 32.3% 14.0% 18.4% 0.4x
45   Eastern Kingbird 13.9% 14.0% 0.0% 1.0x
46   Northern Flicker 9.6% 13.2% 3.6% 1.4x
47   American Redstart 5.8% 11.6% 5.9% 2.0x
48   Prairie Warbler 2.9% 11.6% 8.7% 4.0x
49   Bobolink 0.2% 11.6% 11.4% 58.5x
50   American Kestrel 2.2% 10.9% 8.7% 5.0x
51   Pine Warbler 15.8% 10.1% 5.7% 0.6x
52   Yellow Warbler 2.4% 10.1% 7.7% 4.2x
53   Great Blue Heron 46.3% 8.5% 37.8% 0.2x
54   White-eyed Vireo 20.7% 8.5% 12.2% 0.4x
55   Eastern Phoebe 20.0% 8.5% 11.5% 0.4x
56   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 16.9% 7.8% 9.2% 0.5x
57   Northern Parula 6.9% 7.8% 0.9% 1.1x
58   Purple Martin 2.5% 7.8% 5.2% 3.1x
59   Belted Kingfisher 21.2% 7.0% 14.3% 0.3x
60   Killdeer 20.9% 7.0% 14.0% 0.3x
61   Wood Duck 11.1% 7.0% 4.1% 0.6x
62   Hairy Woodpecker 7.8% 7.0% 0.8% 0.9x
63   Hooded Warbler 2.7% 7.0% 4.3% 2.6x
64   Black-and-white Warbler 4.8% 6.2% 1.4% 1.3x
65   crow sp. 1.7% 5.4% 3.7% 3.2x
66   Eastern Wood-Pewee 19.6% 4.7% 15.0% 0.2x
67   Field Sparrow 3.0% 4.7% 1.6% 1.5x
68   Orchard Oriole 2.1% 4.7% 2.6% 2.3x
69   Summer Tanager 15.5% 3.9% 11.6% 0.3x
70   Red-headed Woodpecker 11.3% 3.1% 8.2% 0.3x
71   Cedar Waxwing 1.2% 3.1% 1.9% 2.5x
72   Louisiana Waterthrush 1.0% 3.1% 2.1% 3.2x
73   Acadian Flycatcher 9.6% 2.3% 7.3% 0.2x
74   Ovenbird 1.1% 2.3% 1.2% 2.1x
75   Northern Waterthrush 0.7% 2.3% 1.6% 3.4x
76   Empidonax sp. 0.7% 2.3% 1.7% 3.5x
77   Great Egret 32.6% 1.6% 31.0% 0.0x
78   Black Vulture 15.8% 1.6% 14.3% 0.1x
79   Yellow-breasted Chat 1.6% 1.6% 0.1% 1.0x
80   Wood Thrush 1.6% 1.6% 0.1% 1.0x
81   Blue-winged Warbler 1.2% 1.6% 0.4% 1.3x
82   Great Horned Owl 0.8% 1.6% 0.8% 2.0x
83   Osprey 20.3% 0.8% 19.5% 0.0x
84   Eastern Meadowlark 2.0% 0.8% 1.2% 0.4x
85   Worm-eating Warbler 1.5% 0.8% 0.7% 0.5x
86   Wild Turkey 1.2% 0.8% 0.4% 0.7x
87   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 0.9% 0.8% 0.2% 0.8x
88   Grasshopper Sparrow 0.9% 0.8% 0.1% 0.9x
89   swallow sp. 0.8% 0.8% 0.0% 1.0x
90   Common Nighthawk 0.6% 0.8% 0.1% 1.2x
91   warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.) 0.4% 0.8% 0.4% 1.9x
92   duck sp. 0.4% 0.8% 0.4% 2.1x
93   Veery 0.2% 0.8% 0.6% 4.8x
94   vireo sp. 0.1% 0.8% 0.7% 10.7x
95   Sora 0.1% 0.8% 0.7% 14.3x
96   Willow Flycatcher 0% 0.8% 0.8%