Bird Finder

Where to find Killdeer in October
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 October. 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 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail Jimmy Rogers Road Access 15.2 21 21 100.0% 84.5%
2 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Mudflats 18.8 12 12 100.0% 75.7%
3 Lake Lynn 7.7 359 477 75.3% 71.2%
4 Maple View Farm (Birding From Roads Only) 24.1 81 104 77.9% 69.0%
5 Shelley Lake 8.1 61 78 78.2% 67.8%
6 Lake Crabtree Nature Trail--Southport Entrance 3.3 76 100 76.0% 66.8%
7 Lake Wheeler marshes 6.9 105 145 72.4% 64.6%
8 Falls Lake--Ellerbe Creek RR Grade 19.0 86 122 70.5% 61.9%
9 Pinehurst Drive Ponds 15.6 11 13 84.6% 57.8%
10 Schenck Forest 3.6 122 201 60.7% 53.8%
11 Bass Lake Park & Trail 10.7 64 101 63.4% 53.6%
12 Harris Lake--NE of New Hill-Holleman Rd. 13.3 6 7 85.7% 48.7%
13 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek arm (Chatham Co) 12.0 27 47 57.4% 43.3%
14 Mid Pines Rd. 6.7 176 369 47.7% 42.7%
15 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Point 15.0 283 647 43.7% 40.0%
16 Williamson Preserve 19.2 12 20 60.0% 38.7%
17 Poplar Point Wastewater Ponds (Restricted Access) 13.8 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
18 Lake Crabtree Dam 3.3 61 146 41.8% 34.1%
19 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Granville Co.) 21.9 13 25 52.0% 33.5%
20 Inwood Rd. 7.3 18 37 48.6% 33.4%
21 Jordan Lake--Morgan Creek arm (seasonal mudflats) 12.6 6 10 60.0% 31.3%
22 Crabtree Creek Watershed 4.7 9 18 50.0% 29.0%
23 Lake Crabtree County Park 3.6 132 403 32.8% 28.4%
24 Jordan Lake--Crosswinds Marina 13.2 12 27 44.4% 27.6%
25 Jordan Lake--Historical Data Only 15.3 14 37 37.8% 24.1%
26 Lake Benson 11.9 11 28 39.3% 23.6%
27 Bond Park 2.7 48 171 28.1% 21.9%
28 Apex Community Park 3.7 19 61 31.1% 20.9%
29 South Wake County Landfill (Restricted Access) 8.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
30 American Tobacco Trail--Southpoint Crossing 12.0 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
31 Neuse River Trail--Thornton Road 15.5 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
32 Knightdale Station Park 17.3 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
33 Smith Creek Greenway (Entrance on Creek Moss Avenue) 16.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
34 Dorothea Dix Park 6.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
35 Briar Chapel--Pokeberry Creek 18.2 42 157 26.8% 20.4%
36 Lake Johnson Park 4.2 43 168 25.6% 19.6%
37 Crabtree Creek Wetland--West of Raleigh Blvd. 9.8 19 66 28.8% 19.3%
38 Lake Betz 7.3 38 153 24.8% 18.7%
39 Jordan Lake--NC Forest HQ (Model Plane Field) 14.1 10 32 31.2% 18.0%
40 Beaver Marsh 16.7 37 161 23.0% 17.2%
41 William B. Umstead SP--Big Lake 5.7 12 44 27.3% 16.3%
42 J.C. Raulston Arboretum 4.6 5 14 35.7% 16.3%
43 Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning 3.9 52 254 20.5% 16.0%
44 Patterson Place Constructed Wetland 16.0 11 41 26.8% 15.7%
45 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek Arm (Durham Co) 12.3 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
46 William B. Umstead SP--Reedy Creek Lake 3.8 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
47 Jordan Lake SRA--Poplar Point 14.2 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
48 Apex Nature Park 8.6 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
49 Jordan Game Land--Transis Camp Rd. 12.6 8 32 25.0% 13.3%
50 Jordan Game Land---(751 bridge) Northeast Creek 10.6 6 22 27.3% 13.2%
51 NCSU Experimental Farm 7.1 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
52 Howling Cow Creamery 7.2 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
53 Brier Creek Reservoir 5.9 4 14 28.6% 11.7%
54 Symphony Lake Greenway 4.4 9 43 20.9% 11.4%
55 E. Carroll Joyner Park 20.6 7 33 21.2% 10.7%
56 Jordan Lake SRA--Seaforth 14.9 5 21 23.8% 10.6%
57 Wake Forest Reservoir 20.5 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
58 Falls Lake SRA--Information Center 16.3 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
59 William B. Umstead SP--Turkey Creek Trail 4.2 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
60 Shiloh Greenway 5.1 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
61 Neuse River Trail--Old Falls of Neuse 15.1 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
62 Main Street Park (Rolesville) 20.1 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
63 Jordan Game Land--Farrington Point Boating Access 13.1 7 39 17.9% 9.0%
64 Yates Mill County Park 7.2 38 325 11.7% 8.6%
65 Duke University--Reclamation Pond 17.3 6 33 18.2% 8.6%
66 Falls Lake--Rolling View 16.1 10 66 15.2% 8.4%
67 Jordan Lake--Marthas Chapel Pulloff 12.6 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
68 Macedonia Lake/Speight Branch Greenway 3.5 4 20 20.0% 8.1%
69 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Rd. RR Grade 20.0 3 14 21.4% 7.6%
70 Falls Lake--Beaverdam Reservoir 18.0 2 8 25.0% 7.1%
71 Town Lake Park 23.4 5 32 15.6% 6.9%
72 Falls Lake--Dam 15.2 3 16 18.8% 6.6%
73 Mason Farm Biological Reserve 14.6 32 352 9.1% 6.5%
74 Sandy Creek Park 16.1 33 380 8.7% 6.3%
75 Jordan Lake SRA--Visitor's Center 13.8 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
76 Jordan Game Land--(Lystra Rd. Bridge) Overcup Creek 14.0 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
77 RTP Mountain Bike Trails 7.2 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
78 Falls Lake--Olive Grove Church Rd. Ramp 18.4 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
79 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail South of Cheek Rd. 17.4 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
80 Action Park 13.9 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
81 Lake Raleigh 6.0 7 61 11.5% 5.7%
82 Chatham Co. Northeast District Park 14.1 2 10 20.0% 5.7%
83 University Lake, Chapel Hill 19.3 3 20 15.0% 5.2%
84 Neuse River Trail--Anderson Point Park 13.5 3 21 14.3% 5.0%
85 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Church Boat Ramp 14.8 3 21 14.3% 5.0%
86 Neuse River Trail--Mial Plantation Road 18.1 2 12 16.7% 4.7%
87 Falls Lake--Cheek Road Causeway (Durham Co.) 17.7 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
88 Little Creek Trail 15.3 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
89 Honeycutt Road Park 14.6 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
90 Falls Lake--Hickory Hill Boat Ramp 18.4 4 35 11.4% 4.5%
91 Jordan Lake--Farrington Point Rd Causeway 12.9 4 36 11.1% 4.4%
92 Jordan Lake--Educational State Forest 14.7 5 52 9.6% 4.2%
93 Hank Anderson Community Park 20.3 4 41 9.8% 3.9%
94 Jordan Lake SRA--Parker's Creek 15.0 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
95 Prairie Ridge Ecostation--Bird Feeders 3.9 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
96 Harris Game Land--Upper Boat Ramp 15.5 4 44 9.1% 3.6%
97 Jordan Lake--B. Everett Jordan Dam 18.7 4 45 8.9% 3.5%
98 Dorothea Dix 6.6 2 16 12.5% 3.5%
99 Jordan Game Land--Rock Quarry Public Fishing Area 13.8 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
100 Cape Fear River--Buckhorn Road 20.9 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
101 Falls Lake--Hwy. 50 Boat Ramp 16.8 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
102 Salem Pond Park 4.5 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
103 Blackwood Farm Park 22.9 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
104 Orange County Sportsplex Pond 24.9 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
105 Eagle Spur Rail Trail--Stagecoach Rd. 11.9 2 23 8.7% 2.4%
106 Duke University--Wetland Center 'SWAMP' 16.4 3 43 7.0% 2.4%
107 Pullen Park 6.6 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
108 North Carolina Museum of Art--Sculpture Garden 4.6 3 47 6.4% 2.2%
109 Discovery Lake (Restricted Access) 8.2 2 27 7.4% 2.1%
110 North Carolina Museum of Art--Pond 4.7 2 27 7.4% 2.1%
111 Wendell Park 22.6 1 9 11.1% 2.0%
112 Baileywick Road Park 10.2 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
113 Jordan Lake SRA--Vista Point 16.1 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
114 Flat River Waterfowl Impoundment 23.4 3 77 3.9% 1.3%
115 Fearrington Village 17.5 1 16 6.2% 1.1%
116 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Durham Co.) 21.9 2 52 3.8% 1.1%
117 White Oak Creek Greenway--Wetland 6.1 1 18 5.6% 1.0%
118 Lake Wheeler 8.2 1 19 5.3% 0.9%
119 Horace Williams Tract 19.1 1 20 5.0% 0.9%
120 North Carolina State University Campus 6.2 2 71 2.8% 0.8%
121 White Deer Park 11.6 1 23 4.3% 0.8%
122 Johnston Mill Nature Preserve 20.5 1 26 3.8% 0.7%
123 Fred Fletcher Park 7.4 1 34 2.9% 0.5%
124 White Oak Creek Greenway--West Side 6.7 1 36 2.8% 0.5%
125 Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve 15.1 1 40 2.5% 0.4%
126 Swift Creek Bluffs 5.3 1 43 2.3% 0.4%
127 Third Fork Creek Trail 13.6 1 44 2.3% 0.4%
128 Neuse River Trail--Abbotts Creek 14.5 2 152 1.3% 0.4%
129 American Tobacco Trail--New Hill-Olive Chapel Road Access 10.5 1 50 2.0% 0.4%
130 Durant Nature Preserve 13.3 1 92 1.1% 0.2%
131 North Carolina Botanical Garden 16.0 1 99 1.0% 0.2%
132 Brumley Nature Preserve--North 22.2 2 527 0.4% 0.1%
133 Brian P's Yard (Private) 14.4 1 208 0.5% 0.1%