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 Maple View Farm (Birding From Roads Only) 24.1 74 88 84.1% 75.0%
2 Lake Wheeler marshes 6.9 62 73 84.9% 75.0%
3 Lake Lynn 7.7 314 398 78.9% 74.6%
4 Shelley Lake 8.1 38 48 79.2% 65.7%
5 Lake Crabtree Nature Trail--Southport Entrance 3.3 56 76 73.7% 62.8%
6 Schenck Forest 3.6 117 192 60.9% 53.9%
7 Falls Lake--Ellerbe Creek RR Grade 19.0 51 81 63.0% 52.1%
8 Bass Lake Park & Trail 10.7 46 75 61.3% 50.0%
9 Pinehurst Drive Ponds 15.6 6 7 85.7% 48.7%
10 Mid Pines Rd. 6.7 155 330 47.0% 41.7%
11 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Point 15.0 175 391 44.8% 39.9%
12 Lake Crabtree Dam 3.3 14 25 56.0% 37.1%
13 Williamson Preserve 19.2 11 19 57.9% 36.3%
14 Jordan Lake--Morgan Creek arm (seasonal mudflats) 12.6 6 9 66.7% 35.4%
15 Poplar Point Wastewater Ponds (Restricted Access) 13.8 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
16 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Mudflats 18.8 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
17 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail Jimmy Rogers Road Access 15.2 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
18 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek arm (Chatham Co) 12.0 17 35 48.6% 33.0%
19 Crabtree Creek Watershed 4.7 8 14 57.1% 32.6%
20 Inwood Rd. 7.3 16 33 48.5% 32.5%
21 Lake Crabtree County Park 3.6 99 303 32.7% 27.6%
22 Crabtree Creek Wetland--West of Raleigh Blvd. 9.8 15 37 40.5% 26.3%
23 Jordan Lake--NC Forest HQ (Model Plane Field) 14.1 7 15 46.7% 24.8%
24 Jordan Lake--Historical Data Only 15.3 14 37 37.8% 24.1%
25 Apex Community Park 3.7 16 46 34.8% 22.7%
26 Briar Chapel--Pokeberry Creek 18.2 42 148 28.4% 21.7%
27 Lake Benson 11.9 9 24 37.5% 21.2%
28 Apex Nature Park 8.6 2 3 66.7% 20.8%
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 Lake Betz 7.3 33 120 27.5% 20.3%
35 Bond Park 2.7 36 142 25.4% 18.9%
36 J.C. Raulston Arboretum 4.6 4 9 44.4% 18.9%
37 NCSU Experimental Farm 7.1 3 6 50.0% 18.8%
38 Beaver Marsh 16.7 37 155 23.9% 17.8%
39 Jordan Lake--Crosswinds Marina 13.2 5 13 38.5% 17.7%
40 Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning 3.9 48 215 22.3% 17.3%
41 William B. Umstead SP--Big Lake 5.7 12 42 28.6% 17.2%
42 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek Arm (Durham Co) 12.3 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
43 Lake Johnson Park 4.2 22 126 17.5% 11.8%
44 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Granville Co.) 21.9 4 15 26.7% 10.9%
45 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Rd. RR Grade 20.0 3 10 30.0% 10.8%
46 Duke University--Reclamation Pond 17.3 6 29 20.7% 9.8%
47 Falls Lake--Beaverdam Reservoir 18.0 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
48 Wake Forest Reservoir 20.5 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
49 E. Carroll Joyner Park 20.6 6 30 20.0% 9.5%
50 William B. Umstead SP--Reedy Creek Lake 3.8 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
51 Jordan Game Land--(Lystra Rd. Bridge) Overcup Creek 14.0 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
52 Shiloh Greenway 5.1 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
53 Neuse River Trail--Old Falls of Neuse 15.1 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
54 Main Street Park (Rolesville) 20.1 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
55 Macedonia Lake/Speight Branch Greenway 3.5 4 18 22.2% 9.0%
56 Jordan Lake--Marthas Chapel Pulloff 12.6 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
57 Patterson Place Constructed Wetland 16.0 6 35 17.1% 8.1%
58 Jordan Game Land--Farrington Point Boating Access 13.1 6 36 16.7% 7.9%
59 Falls Lake--Dam 15.2 3 14 21.4% 7.6%
60 Chatham Co. Northeast District Park 14.1 2 8 25.0% 7.1%
61 Sandy Creek Park 16.1 33 348 9.5% 6.8%
62 Yates Mill County Park 7.2 25 255 9.8% 6.7%
63 Mason Farm Biological Reserve 14.6 30 318 9.4% 6.7%
64 Falls Lake--Cheek Road Causeway (Durham Co.) 17.7 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
65 Jordan Lake SRA--Visitor's Center 13.8 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
66 Prairie Ridge Ecostation--Bird Feeders 3.9 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
67 RTP Mountain Bike Trails 7.2 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
68 Action Park 13.9 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
69 Lake Raleigh 6.0 7 58 12.1% 6.0%
70 Jordan Game Land---(751 bridge) Northeast Creek 10.6 3 18 16.7% 5.8%
71 Neuse River Trail--Anderson Point Park 13.5 3 18 16.7% 5.8%
72 University Lake, Chapel Hill 19.3 3 18 16.7% 5.8%
73 Jordan Lake SRA--Seaforth 14.9 2 10 20.0% 5.7%
74 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Church Boat Ramp 14.8 3 19 15.8% 5.5%
75 Brier Creek Reservoir 5.9 2 12 16.7% 4.7%
76 Jordan Lake--Farrington Point Rd Causeway 12.9 4 34 11.8% 4.7%
77 Jordan Lake SRA--Parker's Creek 15.0 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
78 Falls Lake--Hwy. 50 Boat Ramp 16.8 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
79 Salem Pond Park 4.5 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
80 Little Creek Trail 15.3 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
81 Harris Game Land--Upper Boat Ramp 15.5 3 23 13.0% 4.5%
82 Hank Anderson Community Park 20.3 3 27 11.1% 3.9%
83 Dorothea Dix 6.6 2 15 13.3% 3.7%
84 Jordan Game Land--Rock Quarry Public Fishing Area 13.8 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
85 Cape Fear River--Buckhorn Road 20.9 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
86 Pullen Park 6.6 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
87 Eagle Spur Rail Trail--Stagecoach Rd. 11.9 2 19 10.5% 2.9%
88 North Carolina Museum of Art--Pond 4.7 2 21 9.5% 2.7%
89 Jordan Lake--B. Everett Jordan Dam 18.7 3 39 7.7% 2.7%
90 North Carolina Museum of Art--Sculpture Garden 4.6 3 40 7.5% 2.6%
91 Blackwood Farm Park 22.9 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
92 Wendell Park 22.6 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
93 Baileywick Road Park 10.2 1 9 11.1% 2.0%
94 Jordan Lake SRA--Vista Point 16.1 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
95 Neuse River Trail--Mial Plantation Road 18.1 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
96 Falls Lake--Hickory Hill Boat Ramp 18.4 2 31 6.5% 1.8%
97 Symphony Lake Greenway 4.4 2 32 6.2% 1.7%
98 Falls Lake--Rolling View 16.1 2 34 5.9% 1.6%
99 Flat River Waterfowl Impoundment 23.4 3 65 4.6% 1.6%
100 Duke University--Wetland Center 'SWAMP' 16.4 2 35 5.7% 1.6%
101 Town Lake Park 23.4 1 12 8.3% 1.5%
102 Jordan Lake--Educational State Forest 14.7 2 44 4.5% 1.3%
103 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Durham Co.) 21.9 2 46 4.3% 1.2%
104 Fearrington Village 17.5 1 15 6.7% 1.2%
105 Jordan Game Land--Transis Camp Rd. 12.6 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
106 White Oak Creek Greenway--Wetland 6.1 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
107 Horace Williams Tract 19.1 1 18 5.6% 1.0%
108 White Deer Park 11.6 1 18 5.6% 1.0%
109 Johnston Mill Nature Preserve 20.5 1 20 5.0% 0.9%
110 Swift Creek Bluffs 5.3 1 24 4.2% 0.7%
111 Fred Fletcher Park 7.4 1 26 3.8% 0.7%
112 Third Fork Creek Trail 13.6 1 26 3.8% 0.7%
113 Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve 15.1 1 33 3.0% 0.5%
114 White Oak Creek Greenway--West Side 6.7 1 33 3.0% 0.5%
115 North Carolina State University Campus 6.2 1 43 2.3% 0.4%
116 Neuse River Trail--Abbotts Creek 14.5 2 142 1.4% 0.4%
117 Durant Nature Preserve 13.3 1 75 1.3% 0.2%
118 North Carolina Botanical Garden 16.0 1 88 1.1% 0.2%
119 Brumley Nature Preserve--North 22.2 2 362 0.6% 0.2%
120 Brian P's Yard (Private) 14.4 1 136 0.7% 0.1%