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Top Birds at Yates Mill County Park in May
relative to other locations within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

based on 515 checklists

This page shows the probability of a species appearing on a checklist at Yates Mill County Park 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   Northern Cardinal 79.0% 90.9% 11.9% 1.2x
2   Carolina Wren 69.4% 83.9% 14.4% 1.2x
3   Indigo Bunting 43.4% 79.6% 36.2% 1.8x
4   Canada Goose 40.9% 77.3% 36.4% 1.9x
5   Tufted Titmouse 64.3% 75.3% 11.1% 1.2x
6   Eastern Phoebe 32.5% 69.1% 36.7% 2.1x
7   Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 55.9% 68.2% 12.2% 1.2x
8   Carolina Chickadee 60.2% 67.0% 6.8% 1.1x
9   Red-bellied Woodpecker 54.7% 66.4% 11.7% 1.2x
10   American Crow 56.4% 63.5% 7.1% 1.1x
11   Turkey Vulture 38.6% 59.4% 20.8% 1.5x
12   Mourning Dove 48.9% 58.8% 9.9% 1.2x
13   Red-eyed Vireo 51.1% 58.4% 7.3% 1.1x
14   Eastern Bluebird 49.1% 57.9% 8.8% 1.2x
15   White-eyed Vireo 30.9% 55.3% 24.4% 1.8x
16   Great Crested Flycatcher 47.7% 55.1% 7.5% 1.2x
17   Great Blue Heron 47.7% 53.8% 6.0% 1.1x
18   Barn Swallow 30.4% 52.2% 21.8% 1.7x
19   Blue Jay 44.2% 51.1% 6.9% 1.2x
20   Northern Mockingbird 30.5% 50.9% 20.3% 1.7x
21   Common Yellowthroat 40.4% 48.3% 8.0% 1.2x
22   American Goldfinch 43.4% 45.0% 1.6% 1.0x
23   Summer Tanager 37.5% 44.3% 6.7% 1.2x
24   Mallard 29.8% 43.9% 14.1% 1.5x
25   Pine Warbler 38.8% 43.5% 4.7% 1.1x
26   Red-shouldered Hawk 31.1% 43.3% 12.2% 1.4x
27   Chipping Sparrow 36.9% 43.1% 6.2% 1.2x
28   Brown-headed Cowbird 35.5% 43.1% 7.6% 1.2x
29   Eastern Kingbird 25.7% 42.5% 16.8% 1.7x
30   Downy Woodpecker 39.2% 40.8% 1.6% 1.0x
31   Double-crested Cormorant 18.2% 39.8% 21.7% 2.2x
32   House Finch 26.7% 38.8% 12.2% 1.5x
33   Fish Crow 33.0% 37.9% 4.8% 1.1x
34   Blue Grosbeak 22.8% 35.7% 12.9% 1.6x
35   Brown-headed Nuthatch 30.4% 35.5% 5.2% 1.2x
36   Northern Rough-winged Swallow 33.2% 35.0% 1.7% 1.1x
37   Belted Kingfisher 11.1% 32.6% 21.5% 2.9x
38   Tree Swallow 12.4% 31.7% 19.3% 2.6x
39   Gray Catbird 31.3% 31.1% 0.3% 1.0x
40   Chimney Swift 28.8% 30.5% 1.7% 1.1x
41   Acadian Flycatcher 26.6% 29.3% 2.7% 1.1x
42   Purple Martin 9.3% 28.9% 19.7% 3.1x
43   Eastern Towhee 38.2% 27.8% 10.4% 0.7x
44   Northern Parula 36.7% 25.6% 11.1% 0.7x
45   Eastern Wood-Pewee 21.5% 25.6% 4.1% 1.2x
46   Black Vulture 21.0% 25.2% 4.3% 1.2x
47   American Robin 38.6% 24.9% 13.7% 0.6x
48   Red-tailed Hawk 13.6% 24.7% 11.0% 1.8x
49   American Redstart 22.5% 24.1% 1.6% 1.1x
50   European Starling 22.7% 23.5% 0.8% 1.0x
51   White-breasted Nuthatch 23.7% 23.3% 0.4% 1.0x
52   Yellow-billed Cuckoo 11.7% 21.4% 9.7% 1.8x
53   Pileated Woodpecker 19.3% 20.8% 1.5% 1.1x
54   Black-throated Blue Warbler 14.4% 20.8% 6.4% 1.4x
55   Ruby-throated Hummingbird 19.0% 19.0% 0.0% 1.0x
56   Common Grackle 37.8% 15.9% 21.9% 0.4x
57   Prothonotary Warbler 16.5% 15.9% 0.6% 1.0x
58   Black-and-white Warbler 15.4% 15.3% 0.1% 1.0x
59   Eastern Meadowlark 8.0% 15.0% 6.9% 1.9x
60   Brown Thrasher 16.9% 14.4% 2.5% 0.9x
61   Orchard Oriole 15.3% 14.2% 1.1% 0.9x
62   Spotted Sandpiper 16.4% 13.0% 3.4% 0.8x
63   Killdeer 20.3% 12.8% 7.5% 0.6x
64   Cedar Waxwing 13.0% 12.6% 0.4% 1.0x
65   Rock Pigeon 6.3% 12.2% 5.9% 1.9x
66   Red-winged Blackbird 27.8% 11.8% 15.9% 0.4x
67   Wood Duck 12.8% 11.8% 0.9% 0.9x
68   Red-headed Woodpecker 11.1% 11.1% 0.1% 1.0x
69   Ovenbird 19.1% 10.9% 8.2% 0.6x
70   White-throated Sparrow 7.4% 10.5% 3.1% 1.4x
71   Scarlet Tanager 12.3% 8.7% 3.5% 0.7x
72   Yellow-rumped Warbler 11.4% 8.5% 2.8% 0.8x
73   Green Heron 10.8% 8.0% 2.9% 0.7x
74   House Wren 9.2% 8.0% 1.3% 0.9x
75   Blackpoll Warbler 7.5% 7.0% 0.5% 0.9x
76   Yellow-throated Warbler 15.1% 6.8% 8.3% 0.4x
77   Osprey 15.9% 6.6% 9.3% 0.4x
78   Northern Flicker 9.3% 6.6% 2.7% 0.7x
79   Mississippi Kite 1.7% 6.4% 4.7% 3.7x
80   Veery 3.4% 6.2% 2.8% 1.8x
81   Song Sparrow 14.5% 6.0% 8.5% 0.4x
82   Bobolink 2.9% 5.6% 2.7% 1.9x
83   Wood Thrush 14.6% 5.4% 9.1% 0.4x
84   Solitary Sandpiper 8.1% 5.4% 2.7% 0.7x
85   Northern Waterthrush 7.4% 5.4% 2.0% 0.7x
86   Hairy Woodpecker 8.5% 4.9% 3.6% 0.6x
87   Yellow Warbler 8.0% 4.9% 3.1% 0.6x
88   Yellow-breasted Chat 11.3% 4.3% 7.1% 0.4x
89   Yellow-throated Vireo 6.5% 4.3% 2.2% 0.7x
90   Louisiana Waterthrush 7.4% 4.1% 3.4% 0.5x
91   Swainson's Thrush 6.6% 4.1% 2.5% 0.6x
92   Hooded Warbler 11.4% 3.9% 7.5% 0.3x
93   Magnolia Warbler 3.7% 3.5% 0.2% 1.0x
94   Grasshopper Sparrow 2.9% 3.5% 0.6% 1.2x
95   Field Sparrow 3.8% 3.1% 0.7% 0.8x
96   Barred Owl 8.3% 2.9% 5.4% 0.4x
97   Chestnut-sided Warbler 1.5% 2.9% 1.4% 1.9x
98   Least Sandpiper 5.3% 2.7% 2.6% 0.5x
99   Cooper's Hawk 2.7% 2.7% 0.0% 1.0x
100   Bald Eagle 10.7% 2.1% 8.6% 0.2x
101   Prairie Warbler 8.0% 2.1% 5.8% 0.3x
102   Swamp Sparrow 1.9% 1.7% 0.2% 0.9x
103   Gray-cheeked Thrush 0.5% 1.7% 1.3% 3.6x
104   Sharp-shinned Hawk 0.3% 1.6% 1.3% 5.4x
105   Ring-necked Duck 0.1% 1.6% 1.5% 19.0x
106   swallow sp. 1.2% 1.4% 0.2% 1.1x
107   Worm-eating Warbler 1.1% 1.4% 0.2% 1.2x
108   Blue-headed Vireo 1.1% 1.4% 0.3% 1.2x
109   crow sp. 1.8% 1.2% 0.7% 0.6x
110   Lesser Yellowlegs 1.4% 1.2% 0.2% 0.8x
111   Willow Flycatcher 0.2% 1.2% 0.9% 4.7x
112   House Sparrow 3.4% 1.0% 2.4% 0.3x
113   Semipalmated Sandpiper 3.2% 1.0% 2.3% 0.3x
114   Great Egret 2.4% 1.0% 1.4% 0.4x
115   Warbling Vireo 1.9% 1.0% 0.9% 0.5x
116   Savannah Sparrow 1.2% 1.0% 0.3% 0.8x
117   Palm Warbler 0.9% 1.0% 0.1% 1.1x
118   Black-throated Green Warbler 0.6% 1.0% 0.4% 1.7x
119   Northern Harrier 0.4% 1.0% 0.6% 2.7x
120   Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1.5% 0.8% 0.8% 0.5x
121   Horned Lark 1.2% 0.8% 0.5% 0.6x
122   American Kestrel 0.8% 0.8% 0.0% 1.0x
123   Hermit Thrush 0.3% 0.8% 0.5% 2.4x
124   Downy/Hairy Woodpecker 0.3% 0.8% 0.5% 2.8x
125   Cliff Swallow 5.7% 0.6% 5.2% 0.1x
126   Ring-billed Gull 1.9% 0.6% 1.3% 0.3x
127   Cape May Warbler 0.8% 0.6% 0.2% 0.7x
128   warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.) 0.5% 0.6% 0.0% 1.1x
129   Virginia Rail 0.0% 0.6% 0.6% 35.5x
130   Rose-breasted Grosbeak 2.4% 0.4% 2.0% 0.2x
131   Bank Swallow 1.3% 0.4% 0.9% 0.3x
132   hawk sp. 0.5% 0.4% 0.1% 0.7x
133   Graylag Goose 0.4% 0.4% 0.0% 0.9x
134   Merlin 0.2% 0.4% 0.2% 2.3x
135   Eastern Screech-Owl 0.1% 0.4% 0.3% 3.2x
136   Accipiter sp. 0.1% 0.4% 0.3% 4.7x
137   Kentucky Warbler 2.0% 0.2% 1.8% 0.1x
138   Hooded Merganser 1.7% 0.2% 1.5% 0.1x
139   Greater Yellowlegs 1.3% 0.2% 1.1% 0.1x
140   Baltimore Oriole 1.0% 0.2% 0.8% 0.2x
141   Broad-winged Hawk 0.9% 0.2% 0.7% 0.2x
142   duck sp. 0.6% 0.2% 0.4% 0.3x
143   Great Horned Owl 0.5% 0.2% 0.3% 0.4x
144   Bay-breasted Warbler 0.5% 0.2% 0.3% 0.4x
145   Common Loon 0.5% 0.2% 0.3% 0.4x
146   Canada Warbler 0.5% 0.2% 0.3% 0.4x
147   Northern Bobwhite 0.4% 0.2% 0.2% 0.6x
148   Ruddy Duck 0.3% 0.2% 0.1% 0.6x
149   Olive-sided Flycatcher 0.3% 0.2% 0.1% 0.7x
150   Snowy Egret 0.2% 0.2% 0.1% 0.8x
151   Common Nighthawk 0.2% 0.2% 0.0% 0.9x
152   passerine sp. 0.2% 0.2% 0.0% 1.2x
153   Tennessee Warbler 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 1.6x
154   woodpecker sp. 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 1.7x
155   Little Blue Heron 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 1.8x
156   new world vulture sp. 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 2.0x
157   American Pipit 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 2.4x
158   American Black Duck 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 4.7x
159   Brown Creeper 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 7.9x
160   cuckoo sp. (Cuculidae sp.) 0% 0.2% 0.2%