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Where to find Killdeer 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 Killdeer 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 Pinehurst Drive Ponds 15.6 17 17 100.0% 81.6%
2 Beaver Marsh 16.7 212 295 71.9% 66.5%
3 Lake Crabtree Dam 3.3 78 137 56.9% 48.6%
4 Lake Lynn 7.7 66 115 57.4% 48.3%
5 Shelley Lake 8.1 54 93 58.1% 47.9%
6 South Wake County Landfill (Restricted Access) 8.9 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
7 Inwood Rd. 7.3 32 71 45.1% 34.0%
8 Lake Wheeler marshes 6.9 31 72 43.1% 32.3%
9 Maple View Farm (Birding From Roads Only) 24.1 42 102 41.2% 32.1%
10 Neuse River Trail--Mial Plantation Road 18.1 6 11 54.5% 28.0%
11 Lake Johnson Park 4.2 60 174 34.5% 27.8%
12 Schenck Forest 3.6 70 208 33.7% 27.6%
13 J.C. Raulston Arboretum 4.6 5 9 55.6% 26.7%
14 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Point 15.0 60 196 30.6% 24.6%
15 Lake Betz 7.3 79 266 29.7% 24.5%
16 Lake Crabtree County Park 3.6 136 499 27.3% 23.5%
17 Lake Crabtree Nature Trail--Southport Entrance 3.3 48 167 28.7% 22.4%
18 Apex Community Park 3.7 26 85 30.6% 21.8%
19 Neuse River Trail--Auburn Knightdale Road 15.6 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
20 Jack Marley Park 19.7 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
21 NCSU Experimental Farm 7.1 14 43 32.6% 20.5%
22 Mid Pines Rd. 6.7 126 555 22.7% 19.4%
23 Bond Park 2.7 29 121 24.0% 17.2%
24 Lake Benson 11.9 24 102 23.5% 16.4%
25 Williamson Preserve 19.2 4 11 36.4% 15.2%
26 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail Jimmy Rogers Road Access 15.2 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
27 Crabtree Creek Watershed 4.7 5 16 31.2% 14.2%
28 Blackwood Farm Park 22.9 6 21 28.6% 13.8%
29 Jordan Lake--Historical Data Only 15.3 8 33 24.2% 12.8%
30 Jordan Lake--NC Forest HQ (Model Plane Field) 14.1 5 18 27.8% 12.5%
31 Jordan Lake SRA--Seaforth 14.9 13 64 20.3% 12.3%
32 Falls Lake--Hwy. 50 Boat Ramp 16.8 13 66 19.7% 11.9%
33 Poplar Point Wastewater Ponds (Restricted Access) 13.8 5 20 25.0% 11.2%
34 Falls Lake--Beaverdam Reservoir 18.0 14 80 17.5% 10.7%
35 Lake Raleigh 6.0 16 96 16.7% 10.5%
36 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Church Boat Ramp 14.8 4 16 25.0% 10.2%
37 Jordan Lake SRA--New Hope Overlook 16.7 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
38 White Oak Creek Greenway--Wetland 6.1 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
39 Camden Ave Pond 16.3 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
40 William B. Umstead SP--Big Lake 5.7 22 168 13.1% 8.8%
41 Brier Creek Reservoir 5.9 17 125 13.6% 8.7%
42 Jordan Lake--Crosswinds Marina 13.2 4 21 19.0% 7.7%
43 Salem Pond Park 4.5 3 14 21.4% 7.6%
44 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek arm (Chatham Co) 12.0 2 8 25.0% 7.1%
45 Shiloh Greenway 5.1 2 8 25.0% 7.1%
46 Mason Farm Biological Reserve 14.6 25 252 9.9% 6.8%
47 Lake Wheeler 8.2 5 34 14.7% 6.4%
48 Patterson Place Constructed Wetland 16.0 6 45 13.3% 6.3%
49 Patterson Road Waterfowl Impoundment 14.8 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
50 Hilltop Needmore Park--South 11.5 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
51 Falls Lake--Ellerbe Creek RR Grade 19.0 3 19 15.8% 5.5%
52 Falls Lake--Rolling View 16.1 11 115 9.6% 5.4%
53 Bass Lake Park & Trail 10.7 6 52 11.5% 5.4%
54 Symphony Lake Greenway 4.4 6 53 11.3% 5.3%
55 Falls Lake--Upper Beaverdam Reservoir 19.0 2 11 18.2% 5.1%
56 Jordan Lake--Educational State Forest 14.7 3 22 13.6% 4.7%
57 Falls Lake--Sandling Beach 17.5 2 12 16.7% 4.7%
58 West Lake Road Ponds 8.7 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
59 Jordan Lake SRA--Robeson Creek Canoe Access 18.4 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
60 Sandy Creek Park 16.1 21 343 6.1% 4.0%
61 Eagle Spur Rail Trail--Stagecoach Rd. 11.9 2 14 14.3% 4.0%
62 Harris Game Land--Upper Boat Ramp 15.5 7 87 8.0% 4.0%
63 North Wake Landfill Park (formerly North Wake Sanitary Landfill) 14.1 3 29 10.3% 3.6%
64 AIHF Trail 8300 Health Park 10.0 2 16 12.5% 3.5%
65 University Lake, Chapel Hill 19.3 2 18 11.1% 3.1%
66 Harris Lake County Park 14.0 4 51 7.8% 3.1%
67 Yates Mill County Park 7.2 15 304 4.9% 3.0%
68 Clayton Riverwalk--County Line to Sam's Branch Greenway 21.1 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
69 Hilltop Needmore Park--North 11.1 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
70 Hank Anderson Community Park 20.3 3 35 8.6% 3.0%
71 Discovery Lake (Restricted Access) 8.2 4 54 7.4% 2.9%
72 Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning 3.9 16 344 4.7% 2.9%
73 Eden Lakes 23.7 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
74 Walnut Creek Trail--Wetland Center 9.0 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
75 Orange County Sportsplex Pond 24.9 3 44 6.8% 2.3%
76 Briar Chapel--Pokeberry Creek 18.2 3 48 6.2% 2.1%
77 Raleigh-Durham Airport Observation Deck 6.4 1 9 11.1% 2.0%
78 Jordan Lake SRA--Vista Point 16.1 1 9 11.1% 2.0%
79 Rainbow Soccer Complex 16.2 3 53 5.7% 1.9%
80 William B. Umstead SP 5.4 2 29 6.9% 1.9%
81 Third Fork Creek Trail 13.6 2 30 6.7% 1.8%
82 Falls Lake--Olive Grove Church Rd. 17.1 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
83 Carpenter Park 5.1 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
84 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Durham Co.) 21.9 2 32 6.2% 1.7%
85 Crabtree Creek Wetland--West of Raleigh Blvd. 9.8 3 63 4.8% 1.6%
86 Macedonia Lake/Speight Branch Greenway 3.5 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
87 Forest Hills Park 15.0 1 13 7.7% 1.4%
88 Durant Nature Preserve 13.3 3 79 3.8% 1.3%
89 South Ellerbe Creek Trail 16.4 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
90 Jordan Game Land--Transis Camp Rd. 12.6 2 44 4.5% 1.3%
91 Jordan Game Land--(Big Woods Rd. Bridge) Bush Creek 14.8 1 16 6.2% 1.1%
92 Falls Lake--Hickory Hill Boat Ramp 18.4 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
93 Jordan Lake--B. Everett Jordan Dam 18.7 2 62 3.2% 0.9%
94 Flat River Waterfowl Impoundment 23.4 3 116 2.6% 0.9%
95 Harris Lake--NE of New Hill-Holleman Rd. 13.3 1 21 4.8% 0.8%
96 Pierce Woods and Pond 15.9 1 21 4.8% 0.8%
97 Brumley Nature Preserve--North 22.2 3 123 2.4% 0.8%
98 Wilkerson Nature Preserve Park 13.6 1 22 4.5% 0.8%
99 Little Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 14.5 1 25 4.0% 0.7%
100 White Oak Creek Greenway--West Side 6.7 1 25 4.0% 0.7%
101 Jordan Game Land--Audubon Platform 12.3 1 28 3.6% 0.6%
102 Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve 15.1 1 42 2.4% 0.4%
103 American Tobacco Trail--New Hill-Olive Chapel Road Access 10.5 1 61 1.6% 0.3%
104 Fred Fletcher Park 7.4 1 71 1.4% 0.2%