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Where to find Field Sparrow in January
within 25 miles of Cary, NC, USA

This page shows which locations in the selected region historically had the highest probability of a checklist including Field Sparrow in January. Because some locations may be undersampled, the results are sorted based on a confidence score which takes into account how many samples are available. The bar chart shows how the probability of observing this species varies over the year.

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Rank Map Pics Location Distance Observed Sampled Frequency Confidence
1 Flat River Waterfowl Impoundment 23.4 68 116 58.6% 49.5%
2 Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning 3.9 180 344 52.3% 47.1%
3 Brumley Nature Preserve--North 22.2 63 123 51.2% 42.5%
4 Falls Lake--Olive Grove Church Rd. 17.1 7 10 70.0% 39.7%
5 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Durham Co.) 21.9 18 32 56.2% 39.3%
6 Mason Farm Biological Reserve 14.6 104 252 41.3% 35.4%
7 DO NOT USE--Historical Only for Brumley Nature Preserve 22.4 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
8 Neuse River Trail--Abbotts Creek 14.5 53 136 39.0% 31.2%
9 Wilkerson Nature Preserve Park 13.6 11 22 50.0% 30.7%
10 Blackwood Farm Park 22.9 10 21 47.6% 28.3%
11 Williamson Preserve 19.2 6 11 54.5% 28.0%
12 E. Carroll Joyner Park 20.6 10 23 43.5% 25.6%
13 Neuse River Trail--Anderson Point Park 13.5 6 12 50.0% 25.4%
14 Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve 15.1 16 42 38.1% 25.0%
15 Schenck Forest 3.6 59 208 28.4% 22.7%
16 Briar Chapel--Pokeberry Creek 18.2 16 48 33.3% 21.7%
17 Mid Pines Rd. 6.7 135 555 24.3% 20.9%
18 Dorothea Dix 6.6 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
19 William B. Umstead SP--Turkey Creek Trail 4.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
20 Robertson Millpond Preserve 20.7 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
21 Butner Game Land--H Street Fields 23.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
22 American Tobacco Trail--Blackwell Street Trailhead 15.4 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
23 Capital Hills Drive Wetlands 13.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
24 William B. Umstead SP--Big Lake 5.7 43 168 25.6% 19.6%
25 Morgan Creek Trail 17.5 10 30 33.3% 19.2%
26 Merritt's Pasture 16.9 4 9 44.4% 18.9%
27 Lick Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 13.2 3 6 50.0% 18.8%
28 Eno River SP--Few's Ford 23.2 10 34 29.4% 16.8%
29 Sandy Creek Park 16.1 68 343 19.8% 16.0%
30 Falls Lake--Ellerbe Creek RR Grade 19.0 6 19 31.6% 15.4%
31 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail Jimmy Rogers Road Access 15.2 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
32 Lake Betz 7.3 51 266 19.2% 14.9%
33 Yates Mill County Park 7.2 54 304 17.8% 13.9%
34 Prairie Ridge Ecostation--Bird Feeders 3.9 14 67 20.9% 12.9%
35 Penny's Bend Nature Preserve 20.0 5 18 27.8% 12.5%
36 Brumley Nature Preserve--South 22.7 3 9 33.3% 12.1%
37 Horton Grove Nature Preserve 24.6 6 24 25.0% 12.0%
38 South Ellerbe Creek Trail 16.4 4 14 28.6% 11.7%
39 White Oak Creek Greenway--West Side 6.7 6 25 24.0% 11.5%
40 Jordan Game Land--Transis Camp Rd. 12.6 9 44 20.5% 11.2%
41 Falls Lake--Dam 15.2 6 26 23.1% 11.0%
42 Johnston Mill Nature Preserve 20.5 4 16 25.0% 10.2%
43 William B. Umstead SP 5.4 6 29 20.7% 9.8%
44 White Oak Creek Greenway--Wetland 6.1 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
45 Lake Raleigh 6.0 14 96 14.6% 8.9%
46 Walnut Creek Trail--Wetland Center 9.0 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
47 Turnipseed Preserve 20.5 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
48 Duke University--Reclamation Pond 17.3 7 43 16.3% 8.1%
49 Old Bynum Bridge 20.4 6 37 16.2% 7.7%
50 Jordan Lake--Educational State Forest 14.7 4 22 18.2% 7.3%
51 Eno River SP--Pleasant Green 21.9 2 8 25.0% 7.1%
52 Knap of Reeds Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 23.9 2 8 25.0% 7.1%
53 Jordan Lake SRA--Vista Point 16.1 2 9 22.2% 6.3%
54 New Hope Bottomlands 15.5 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
55 Patterson Road Waterfowl Impoundment 14.8 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
56 Lake Crabtree Nature Trail--Southport Entrance 3.3 16 167 9.6% 6.0%
57 Jordan Game Land--Mason Point Peninsula 12.1 2 10 20.0% 5.7%
58 Bass Lake Park & Trail 10.7 6 52 11.5% 5.4%
59 Third Fork Creek Trail 13.6 4 30 13.3% 5.3%
60 Neuse River Trail (Historic only. Use more specific location.) 13.5 2 11 18.2% 5.1%
61 Macedonia Lake/Speight Branch Greenway 3.5 2 11 18.2% 5.1%
62 Neuse River Trail--Mial Plantation Road 18.1 2 11 18.2% 5.1%
63 Falls Lake 15.1 3 21 14.3% 5.0%
64 Duke Forest--Hollow Rock & Hollow Rock Nature Park 17.9 3 21 14.3% 5.0%
65 Falls Lake--Sandling Beach 17.5 2 12 16.7% 4.7%
66 Jordan Game Land--(Hortons Pond Rd.) Mill Branch 11.6 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
67 Glennstone/Heron Rookery 18.4 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
68 Neuse River Trail--Mingo Bridge 13.6 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
69 Lake Crabtree Dam 3.3 11 137 8.0% 4.5%
70 Crabtree Creek Wetland--West of Raleigh Blvd. 9.8 6 63 9.5% 4.4%
71 North Carolina Museum of Art--Sculpture Garden 4.6 3 26 11.5% 4.0%
72 Duke Forest--Korstian Division 19.6 2 15 13.3% 3.7%
73 Jordan Game Land--Seaforth Road South End 17.3 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
74 North Wake Landfill Park (formerly North Wake Sanitary Landfill) 14.1 3 29 10.3% 3.6%
75 Jordan Game Land--(Big Woods Rd. Bridge) Bush Creek 14.8 2 16 12.5% 3.5%
76 Jordan Lake--B. Everett Jordan Dam 18.7 5 62 8.1% 3.5%
77 Duke University--Wetland Center 'SWAMP' 16.4 5 64 7.8% 3.4%
78 Harris Game Land--Upper Boat Ramp 15.5 6 87 6.9% 3.2%
79 Jordan Lake--Historical Data Only 15.3 3 33 9.1% 3.1%
80 Jordan Lake--NC Forest HQ (Model Plane Field) 14.1 2 18 11.1% 3.1%
81 UNC Chapel Hill--Battle Grove 17.1 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
82 West Point on the Eno Park 20.5 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
83 Falls Lake--Holly Pt./Shinleaf 15.9 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
84 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Granville Co.) 21.9 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
85 Bolin Creek--Adams and Craig Tracts 18.8 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
86 Clayton Riverwalk--County Line to Sam's Branch Greenway 21.1 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
87 Bond Park 2.7 7 121 5.8% 2.8%
88 Lower Booker Creek Trail 17.0 2 20 10.0% 2.8%
89 Apex Nature Park 8.6 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
90 Orange County Sportsplex Pond 24.9 3 44 6.8% 2.3%
91 Lake Crabtree County Park 3.6 18 499 3.6% 2.3%
92 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek arm (Chatham Co) 12.0 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
93 Shiloh Greenway 5.1 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
94 Little Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 14.5 2 25 8.0% 2.2%
95 Brier Creek Reservoir 5.9 6 125 4.8% 2.2%
96 Beaver Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 10.6 1 9 11.1% 2.0%
97 Durant Nature Preserve 13.3 4 79 5.1% 2.0%
98 Symphony Lake Greenway 4.4 3 53 5.7% 1.9%
99 Apex Community Park 3.7 4 85 4.7% 1.8%
100 Jordan Game Land--(751 bridge) White Oak Creek 10.3 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
101 North Carolina Museum of Art--Pond 4.7 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
102 Homestead Park 19.3 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
103 North Carolina Botanical Garden 16.0 4 92 4.3% 1.7%
104 Lake Wheeler 8.2 2 34 5.9% 1.6%
105 Laurel Hill Park 5.4 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
106 Shearon Harris Visitor's Center 12.7 1 12 8.3% 1.5%
107 Wendell Park 22.6 1 12 8.3% 1.5%
108 Fearrington Village 17.5 2 40 5.0% 1.4%
109 Falls Lake--Beaverdam Reservoir 18.0 3 80 3.8% 1.3%
110 Eagle Spur Rail Trail--Stagecoach Rd. 11.9 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
111 Beaver Marsh 16.7 7 295 2.4% 1.2%
112 Jordan Lake SRA--Parker's Creek 15.0 1 16 6.2% 1.1%
113 AIHF Trail 8300 Health Park 10.0 1 16 6.2% 1.1%
114 Shelley Lake 8.1 3 93 3.2% 1.1%
115 Harris Lake County Park 14.0 2 51 3.9% 1.1%
116 Lower Haw SNA--Bynum 20.3 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
117 American Tobacco Trail--New Hill-Olive Chapel Road Access 10.5 2 61 3.3% 0.9%
118 Harris Lake--NE of New Hill-Holleman Rd. 13.3 1 21 4.8% 0.8%
119 Horace Williams Tract 19.1 1 23 4.3% 0.8%
120 17 Acre Woods 18.0 1 23 4.3% 0.8%
121 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Point 15.0 3 196 1.5% 0.5%
122 Patterson Place Constructed Wetland 16.0 1 45 2.2% 0.4%
123 Rainbow Soccer Complex 16.2 1 53 1.9% 0.3%
124 Discovery Lake (Restricted Access) 8.2 1 54 1.9% 0.3%
125 Falls Lake--Hwy. 50 Boat Ramp 16.8 1 66 1.5% 0.3%
126 Lake Johnson Park 4.2 1 174 0.6% 0.1%