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Where to find Northern Cardinal in August
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 Northern Cardinal in August. 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 Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning 3.9 122 129 94.6% 89.2%
2 Brian P's Yard (Private) 14.4 30 30 100.0% 88.6%
3 Lake Lynn 7.7 99 105 94.3% 88.1%
4 Brumley Nature Preserve--North 22.2 207 226 91.6% 87.2%
5 North Carolina Botanical Garden 16.0 60 63 95.2% 86.9%
6 North Carolina Museum of Life and Science 17.8 24 24 100.0% 86.2%
7 Bolin Creek--Community Park to MLK Blvd. 17.4 40 42 95.2% 84.2%
8 Briar Chapel--Pokeberry Creek 18.2 82 90 91.1% 83.4%
9 Rocky Branch Greenway 6.4 19 19 100.0% 83.2%
10 American Tobacco Trail--New Hill-Olive Chapel Road Access 10.5 17 17 100.0% 81.6%
11 Yates Mill County Park 7.2 118 136 86.8% 80.0%
12 Brookhaven Nature Park 6.7 14 14 100.0% 78.5%
13 Mason Farm Biological Reserve 14.6 160 192 83.3% 77.4%
14 Hank Anderson Community Park 20.3 34 38 89.5% 75.9%
15 Morgan Creek Trail 17.5 29 32 90.6% 75.8%
16 E. Carroll Joyner Park 20.6 12 12 100.0% 75.7%
17 Blackwood Farm Park 22.9 12 12 100.0% 75.7%
18 Flat River Waterfowl Impoundment 23.4 75 89 84.3% 75.3%
19 Pritchard Park Nature Trail 17.3 17 18 94.4% 74.2%
20 Old Bynum Bridge 20.4 44 52 84.6% 72.5%
21 Baileywick Road Park 10.2 10 10 100.0% 72.2%
22 Fred Fletcher Park 7.4 15 16 93.8% 71.7%
23 Rainbow Soccer Complex 16.2 42 50 84.0% 71.5%
24 Fearrington Village 17.5 14 15 93.3% 70.2%
25 Bolin Creek--Adams and Craig Tracts 18.8 9 9 100.0% 70.1%
26 Lake Crabtree County Park 3.6 130 169 76.9% 70.0%
27 Bass Lake Park & Trail 10.7 18 20 90.0% 69.9%
28 Schenck Forest 3.6 61 78 78.2% 67.8%
29 Wendell Park 22.6 8 8 100.0% 67.6%
30 Turnipseed Preserve 20.5 12 13 92.3% 66.7%
31 William B. Umstead SP--Big Lake 5.7 19 22 86.4% 66.7%
32 UNC Chapel Hill--Coker Arboretum 17.2 15 17 88.2% 65.7%
33 Sandy Creek Park 16.1 164 230 71.3% 65.1%
34 Neuse River Trail--Anderson Point Park 13.5 11 12 91.7% 64.6%
35 Homestead Park 19.3 7 7 100.0% 64.6%
36 Macedonia Lake/Speight Branch Greenway 3.5 7 7 100.0% 64.6%
37 Bond Park 2.7 51 69 73.9% 62.5%
38 Wilkerson Nature Preserve Park 13.6 16 19 84.2% 62.4%
39 Ritter Park 4.3 10 11 90.9% 62.3%
40 Little Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 14.5 10 11 90.9% 62.3%
41 Middle Creek Bottomlands II 24.9 13 15 86.7% 62.1%
42 Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve 15.1 13 15 86.7% 62.1%
43 West Point on the Eno Park 20.5 6 6 100.0% 61.0%
44 Swift Creek Bluffs 5.3 6 6 100.0% 61.0%
45 DO NOT USE--Historical Only for Brumley Nature Preserve 22.4 6 6 100.0% 61.0%
46 Durant Nature Preserve 13.3 26 34 76.5% 60.0%
47 Maple View Farm (Birding From Roads Only) 24.1 42 58 72.4% 59.8%
48 AIHF Trail 8300 Health Park 10.0 9 10 90.0% 59.6%
49 Lower Booker Creek Trail 17.0 9 10 90.0% 59.6%
50 Neuse River Trail--Mial Plantation Road 18.1 9 10 90.0% 59.6%
51 Eno River SP--Few's Ford 23.2 20 26 76.9% 57.9%
52 East Fork Mine Creek Trail (Bent Creek) 9.4 5 5 100.0% 56.6%
53 Chapel Hill Community Park 16.9 5 5 100.0% 56.6%
54 Strickland Park 8.9 5 5 100.0% 56.6%
55 White Deer Park 11.6 8 9 88.9% 56.5%
56 North Carolina Museum of Art--Sculpture Garden 4.6 32 46 69.6% 55.2%
57 North Wake Landfill Park (formerly North Wake Sanitary Landfill) 14.1 12 15 80.0% 54.8%
58 Lake Johnson Park 4.2 86 137 62.8% 54.4%
59 Crabtree Creek Wetland--West of Raleigh Blvd. 9.8 21 29 72.4% 54.3%
60 Harris Lake County Park 14.0 26 37 70.3% 54.2%
61 Shelley Lake 8.1 29 42 69.0% 54.0%
62 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Durham Co.) 21.9 17 23 73.9% 53.5%
63 Third Fork Creek Trail 13.6 15 20 75.0% 53.1%
64 Jordan Game Land--Transis Camp Rd. 12.6 47 74 63.5% 52.1%
65 Neuse River Trail--Abbotts Creek 14.5 62 101 61.4% 51.6%
66 Eagle Spur Rail Trail--Stagecoach Rd. 11.9 14 19 73.7% 51.2%
67 Ephesus Park--Chapel Hill 16.3 4 4 100.0% 51.0%
68 Duke Forest--Gate 10 19.3 4 4 100.0% 51.0%
69 Sims Branch Greenway 13.1 4 4 100.0% 51.0%
70 Eno River SP--Cole Mill/Pump Station 21.6 10 13 76.9% 49.7%
71 Lake Raleigh 6.0 13 18 72.2% 49.1%
72 White Oak Creek Greenway--West Side 6.7 13 18 72.2% 49.1%
73 Lower Haw SNA--Bynum 20.3 6 7 85.7% 48.7%
74 Duke Forest--Hollow Rock & Hollow Rock Nature Park 17.9 6 7 85.7% 48.7%
75 Shiloh Greenway 5.1 6 7 85.7% 48.7%
76 Beaver Creek Greenway 7.0 6 7 85.7% 48.7%
77 17 Acre Woods 18.0 15 22 68.2% 47.3%
78 Lake Crabtree Nature Trail--Southport Entrance 3.3 105 194 54.1% 47.1%
79 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Rd. RR Grade 20.0 9 12 75.0% 46.8%
80 Lake Betz 7.3 89 164 54.3% 46.6%
81 Mid Pines Rd. 6.7 98 182 53.8% 46.6%
82 Falls Lake--Ellerbe Creek RR Grade 19.0 93 176 52.8% 45.5%
83 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek arm (Chatham Co) 12.0 44 78 56.4% 45.4%
84 Horace Williams Tract 19.1 7 9 77.8% 45.3%
85 Sarah P. Duke Gardens 16.8 22 36 61.1% 44.9%
86 Lake Crabtree Dam 3.3 37 65 56.9% 44.8%
87 South Ellerbe Creek Trail 16.4 11 16 68.8% 44.4%
88 Brumley Nature Preserve--South 22.7 11 16 68.8% 44.4%
89 Jordan Lake--Educational State Forest 14.7 17 27 63.0% 44.2%
90 Falls Lake--Olive Grove Church Rd. 17.1 3 3 100.0% 43.8%
91 Neuse River Trail--Mingo Bridge 13.6 3 3 100.0% 43.8%
92 Chatham Co. Northeast District Park 14.1 3 3 100.0% 43.8%
93 Neuse River Trail--Thornton Road 15.5 3 3 100.0% 43.8%
94 Neuse River Trail--Old Falls of Neuse 15.1 3 3 100.0% 43.8%
95 Carroll Howard Johnson Environmental Education Park 15.6 3 3 100.0% 43.8%
96 Whippoorwill Park & Warren Creek Trail 19.4 5 6 83.3% 43.6%
97 New Hope Waterfowl Impoundment 13.8 9 13 69.2% 42.4%
98 Duke University--Wetland Center 'SWAMP' 16.4 10 15 66.7% 41.7%
99 Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve 4.6 12 19 63.2% 41.0%
100 Blue Jay Point County Park 14.5 17 30 56.7% 39.2%
101 Apex Community Park 3.7 10 16 62.5% 38.6%
102 J.C. Raulston Arboretum 4.6 4 5 80.0% 37.6%
103 Clemmons Educational State Forest 18.0 4 5 80.0% 37.6%
104 Apex Nature Park 8.6 4 5 80.0% 37.6%
105 Piedmont Nature Trail 15.9 4 5 80.0% 37.6%
106 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail Jimmy Rogers Road Access 15.2 4 5 80.0% 37.6%
107 Jordan Lake--B. Everett Jordan Dam 18.7 15 27 55.6% 37.3%
108 Jordan Game Land--Audubon Platform 12.3 14 25 56.0% 37.1%
109 Johnston Mill Nature Preserve 20.5 10 17 58.8% 36.0%
110 Lake Wheeler 8.2 5 7 71.4% 35.9%
111 Pullen Park 6.6 5 7 71.4% 35.9%
112 Jordan Lake SRA--New Hope Overlook 16.7 5 7 71.4% 35.9%
113 Parker Preserve 15.5 5 7 71.4% 35.9%
114 Symphony Lake Greenway 4.4 7 11 63.6% 35.4%
115 White Oak Creek Greenway--Wetland 6.1 7 11 63.6% 35.4%
116 Barksdale Drive Greenway 9.9 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
117 Hoffman Lake 2.4 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
118 Walnut Creek Wetland Center 9.0 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
119 Beaver Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 10.6 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
120 Duke Forest--Gate 4 18.1 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
121 Mitchell Mill Natural Area 23.7 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
122 Jordan Game Land--Cub Creek 13.7 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
123 Clayton Riverwalk--County Line to Sam's Branch Greenway 21.1 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
124 Indian Creek Greenway 3.5 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
125 Historic Oakwood Cemetery 8.7 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
126 Pulley Town Road Fields 22.5 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
127 Capital Hills Drive Wetlands 13.9 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
128 Twin Lakes Park 14.5 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
129 Horton Grove Nature Preserve 24.6 10 18 55.6% 33.7%
130 Jordan Game Land---(751 bridge) Northeast Creek 10.6 8 14 57.1% 32.6%
131 Beaver Marsh 16.7 56 140 40.0% 32.3%
132 Lake Benson 11.9 12 24 50.0% 31.4%
133 Patterson Place Constructed Wetland 16.0 36 89 40.4% 30.9%
134 North Carolina State University Campus 6.2 17 38 44.7% 30.1%
135 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Granville Co.) 21.9 3 4 75.0% 30.1%
136 Eastgate Park 9.5 3 4 75.0% 30.1%
137 Penny's Bend Nature Preserve 20.0 4 6 66.7% 30.0%
138 Lake Wheeler marshes 6.9 59 167 35.3% 28.5%
139 William B. Umstead SP 5.4 10 21 47.6% 28.3%
140 Leigh Farm Park 14.5 6 11 54.5% 28.0%
141 University Lake, Chapel Hill 19.3 10 22 45.5% 26.9%
142 Southern Community Park--Fan Branch Trail 17.1 7 14 50.0% 26.8%
143 Dorothea Dix 6.6 5 9 55.6% 26.7%
144 Merritt's Pasture 16.9 5 9 55.6% 26.7%
145 Duke University--Reclamation Pond 17.3 10 23 43.5% 25.6%
146 Falls Lake--Rolling View 16.1 11 26 42.3% 25.5%
147 Duke Forest--Korstian Division 19.6 6 12 50.0% 25.4%
148 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Point 15.0 6 12 50.0% 25.4%
149 Carolina North--Tripp Farm Gate 19.7 4 7 57.1% 25.0%
150 Harris Game Land--Upper Boat Ramp 15.5 11 27 40.7% 24.5%
151 Indian Trail Park 18.1 5 10 50.0% 23.7%
152 William B. Umstead SP--Reedy Creek Lake 3.8 3 5 60.0% 23.1%
153 Williamson Preserve 19.2 4 8 50.0% 21.5%
154 Jordan Game Land--(Lystra Rd. Bridge) Overcup Creek 14.0 6 14 42.9% 21.4%
155 Raven Rock SP 23.9 5 11 45.5% 21.3%
156 UNC Chapel Hill--Battle Park 16.9 5 11 45.5% 21.3%
157 Jordan Lake SRA--Poplar Point 14.2 2 3 66.7% 20.8%
158 Crowder District Park 6.8 2 3 66.7% 20.8%
159 Glennstone/Heron Rookery 18.4 2 3 66.7% 20.8%
160 Crabtree Creek Greenway--Capital Blvd to Atlantic Ave 9.6 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
161 Eno River SP--Pleasant Green 21.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
162 Haw River--Bynum Dam 20.5 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
163 Jordan Game Land--(Hortons Pond Rd.) Mill Branch 11.6 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
164 Laurel Hill Park 5.4 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
165 Jordan Lake SRA--Robeson Creek Canoe Access 18.4 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
166 Lick Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 13.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
167 Mill Bridge Nature Park 19.4 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
168 Duke Forest--Gate 12 19.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
169 O'Kelly Chapel Road Waterfowl Impoundment 9.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
170 Cedar Falls Park 18.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
171 Prairie Ridge Ecostation--Bird Feeders 3.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
172 Walnut Creek Trail--Wetland Center 9.0 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
173 Little River Waterfowl Impoundment 20.6 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
174 Eno River--Pleasant Green to Cole Mill 21.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
175 Little Creek Trail 15.3 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
176 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail South of Cheek Rd. 17.4 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
177 Glenn Stoffregen Memorial Garden 12.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
178 Lassiter Mill Historical Park 7.7 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
179 Walnut Creek Greenway between Lake Dam Rd & Gorman St 5.1 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
180 Carrboro High School 18.4 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
181 Higgins Greenway 1.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
182 Butner Game Land--H Street Fields 23.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
183 Roland E. Horne Walking Trail 23.4 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
184 Eva Perry Library 4.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
185 Erwin Road Swamp 17.7 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
186 Neuse River Trail--Auburn Knightdale Road 15.6 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
187 Ammons Farm Rd. 24.7 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
188 Shaw Lake 9.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
189 Main Street Park (Rolesville) 20.1 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
190 Lake Rogers Park 23.7 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
191 Martin Luther King Jr Park 19.7 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
192 Eno River SP--Continental Drive Access 21.6 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
193 Cedar Hills Park 9.7 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
194 Mary Hayes Barber Holmes Park 22.3 13 40 32.5% 20.1%
195 Duke University--Chapel Woods 17.1 3 6 50.0% 18.8%
196 Little River Fishing Facility 23.7 3 6 50.0% 18.8%
197 Discovery Lake (Restricted Access) 8.2 4 10 40.0% 16.8%
198 Falls Lake--Neuse River RR Grade (Durham Co.) 19.7 5 14 35.7% 16.3%
199 White Pines Nature Preserve 24.5 5 14 35.7% 16.3%
200 Falls Lake--Hickory Hill Boat Ramp 18.4 11 40 27.5% 16.1%
201 Falls Lake--Beaverdam Reservoir 18.0 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
202 Lower Haw SNA--Hwy. 64 18.7 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
203 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek Arm (Durham Co) 12.3 15 62 24.2% 15.2%
204 Brier Creek Reservoir 5.9 4 11 36.4% 15.2%
205 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Mudflats 18.8 4 11 36.4% 15.2%
206 Duke Forest--Shepherd Nature Trail 18.7 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
207 Stagecoach Road Waterfowl Impoundment 12.2 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
208 Northgate Park 17.2 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
209 Edna Metz Wells Park 7.1 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
210 Harris Lake--NE of New Hill-Holleman Rd. 13.3 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
211 American Tobacco Trail--Massey Chapel Road 12.0 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
212 Crabtree Creek Watershed 4.7 3 8 37.5% 13.7%
213 Falls Lake--Neuse River RR Grade (Granville Co) 20.0 6 23 26.1% 12.5%
214 Jordan Lake--Historical Data Only 15.3 5 21 23.8% 10.6%
215 Inwood Rd. 7.3 3 11 27.3% 9.7%
216 Chandler's Swamp 16.9 3 11 27.3% 9.7%
217 Jordan Lake SRA--Seaforth 14.9 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
218 Jordan Lake--Farrington Point Rd Causeway 12.9 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
219 Orange County Sportsplex Pond 24.9 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
220 Falls Lake--Sandling Beach 17.5 4 17 23.5% 9.6%
221 Pinehurst Drive Ponds 15.6 4 17 23.5% 9.6%
222 New Hope Bottomlands 15.5 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
223 Historic Oak View Park 11.8 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
224 Harris Game Land--Lower Boat Ramp 18.6 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
225 Robertson Millpond Preserve 20.7 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
226 Leesville Park 7.5 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
227 American Tobacco Trail--Woodcroft 12.3 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
228 American Tobacco Trail--Blackwell Street Trailhead 15.4 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
229 Jordan Game Land--Mason Point Peninsula 12.1 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
230 Jordan Game Land--(751 bridge) White Oak Creek 10.3 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
231 Jordan Game Land--Farrington Point Boating Access 13.1 3 14 21.4% 7.6%
232 Falls Lake--Dam 15.2 2 8 25.0% 7.1%
233 Jordan Lake--NC Forest HQ (Model Plane Field) 14.1 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
234 Jordan Lake SRA--Vista Point 16.1 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
235 Salem Pond Park 4.5 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
236 North Carolina Museum of Art--Pond 4.7 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
237 UNC Chapel Hill--Kenan Woods 17.0 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
238 Bolin Creek--Umstead Park 18.1 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
239 Jordan Lake--Morgan Creek arm (seasonal mudflats) 12.6 2 11 18.2% 5.1%
240 Town Lake Park 23.4 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
241 Jordan Lake SRA--Parker's Creek 15.0 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
242 Falls Lake--Upper Beaverdam Reservoir 19.0 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
243 Carpenter Park 5.1 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
244 Jordan Lake--Crosswinds Marina 13.2 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
245 Duke University--East Campus 16.6 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
246 Falls Lake 15.1 2 27 7.4% 2.1%
247 NCSU Experimental Farm 7.1 1 9 11.1% 2.0%
248 Falls Lake--Cheek Road Causeway (Durham Co.) 17.7 1 12 8.3% 1.5%