Bird Finder

Where to find Killdeer in December
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 December. 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 Lake Crabtree Dam 3.3 66 92 71.7% 61.8%
2 Shelley Lake 8.1 64 92 69.6% 59.5%
3 Lake Lynn 7.7 85 129 65.9% 57.4%
4 Lake Crabtree Nature Trail--Southport Entrance 3.3 60 97 61.9% 51.9%
5 Beaver Marsh 16.7 102 181 56.4% 49.1%
6 Falls Lake--Ellerbe Creek RR Grade 19.0 25 41 61.0% 45.7%
7 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Point 15.0 56 103 54.4% 44.8%
8 Lake Johnson Park 4.2 70 134 52.2% 43.8%
9 Schenck Forest 3.6 56 114 49.1% 40.1%
10 Lake Wheeler marshes 6.9 32 65 49.2% 37.5%
11 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek arm (Chatham Co) 12.0 5 7 71.4% 35.9%
12 Maple View Farm (Birding From Roads Only) 24.1 31 66 47.0% 35.4%
13 Pinehurst Drive Ponds 15.6 7 11 63.6% 35.4%
14 Lake Benson 11.9 29 63 46.0% 34.3%
15 Jordan Lake--Historical Data Only 15.3 22 47 46.8% 33.3%
16 Williamson Preserve 19.2 15 32 46.9% 30.9%
17 William B. Umstead SP--Big Lake 5.7 34 84 40.5% 30.6%
18 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Mudflats 18.8 3 4 75.0% 30.1%
19 Lake Betz 7.3 39 107 36.4% 27.9%
20 Lake Crabtree County Park 3.6 100 329 30.4% 25.7%
21 Mid Pines Rd. 6.7 105 399 26.3% 22.2%
22 South Durham WRF 13.3 2 3 66.7% 20.8%
23 Jordan Lake--Morgan Creek arm (seasonal mudflats) 12.6 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
24 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail Jimmy Rogers Road Access 15.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
25 Smith Creek Greenway (Entrance on Creek Moss Avenue) 16.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
26 Bond Park 2.7 25 87 28.7% 20.3%
27 Apex Community Park 3.7 15 55 27.3% 17.3%
28 Jordan Lake SRA--Seaforth 14.9 11 38 28.9% 17.0%
29 Jordan Game Land--Transis Camp Rd. 12.6 7 22 31.8% 16.4%
30 Falls Lake--Neuse River RR Grade (Granville Co) 20.0 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
31 Jordan Game Land--(Lystra Rd. Bridge) Overcup Creek 14.0 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
32 Bass Lake Park & Trail 10.7 11 50 22.0% 12.8%
33 Inwood Rd. 7.3 7 29 24.1% 12.2%
34 Glennstone/Heron Rookery 18.4 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
35 Jordan Game Land---(751 bridge) Northeast Creek 10.6 4 14 28.6% 11.7%
36 Falls Lake--Hickory Hill Boat Ramp 18.4 9 42 21.4% 11.7%
37 Neuse River Trail--Mial Plantation Road 18.1 3 11 27.3% 9.7%
38 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek Arm (Durham Co) 12.3 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
39 Falls Lake--Olive Grove Church Rd. 17.1 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
40 Lake Raleigh 6.0 11 71 15.5% 8.9%
41 Crabtree Creek Wetland--West of Raleigh Blvd. 9.8 6 34 17.6% 8.3%
42 Jordan Game Land--(Big Woods Rd. Bridge) Bush Creek 14.8 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
43 Jordan Lake SRA--Visitor's Center 13.8 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
44 Symphony Lake Greenway 4.4 7 43 16.3% 8.1%
45 Eagle Spur Rail Trail--Stagecoach Rd. 11.9 3 14 21.4% 7.6%
46 NCSU Experimental Farm 7.1 4 22 18.2% 7.3%
47 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Church Boat Ramp 14.8 2 8 25.0% 7.1%
48 Falls Lake--Rolling View 16.1 16 143 11.2% 7.0%
49 Sandy Creek Park 16.1 24 261 9.2% 6.3%
50 Crabtree Creek Greenway--Capital Blvd to Atlantic Ave 9.6 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
51 Kildaire Farms Lake 2.3 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
52 Carroll Howard Johnson Environmental Education Park 15.6 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
53 North Wake Landfill Park (formerly North Wake Sanitary Landfill) 14.1 4 27 14.8% 5.9%
54 Knap of Reeds Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 23.9 2 10 20.0% 5.7%
55 Crabtree Creek Watershed 4.7 2 10 20.0% 5.7%
56 Falls Lake--Upper Beaverdam Reservoir 19.0 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
57 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Granville Co.) 21.9 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
58 Falls Lake--Olive Grove Church Rd. Ramp 18.4 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
59 Chandler's Swamp 16.9 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
60 Pulley Town Road Fields 22.5 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
61 Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning 3.9 16 228 7.0% 4.4%
62 Mason Farm Biological Reserve 14.6 16 232 6.9% 4.3%
63 Falls Lake--Sandling Beach 17.5 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
64 Clayton Riverwalk--County Line to Sam's Branch Greenway 21.1 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
65 Harris Game Land--Upper Boat Ramp 15.5 4 48 8.3% 3.3%
66 Horace Williams Tract 19.1 2 18 11.1% 3.1%
67 Jordan Lake--NC Forest HQ (Model Plane Field) 14.1 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
68 Fearrington Village 17.5 2 19 10.5% 2.9%
69 Harris Lake--NE of New Hill-Holleman Rd. 13.3 2 19 10.5% 2.9%
70 Blackwood Farm Park 22.9 2 20 10.0% 2.8%
71 Lake Wheeler 8.2 3 39 7.7% 2.7%
72 Jordan Lake SRA--Parker's Creek 15.0 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
73 Raleigh-Durham Airport Observation Deck 6.4 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
74 Lick Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 13.2 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
75 Brier Creek Reservoir 5.9 3 44 6.8% 2.3%
76 Falls Lake--Beaverdam Reservoir 18.0 2 24 8.3% 2.3%
77 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Durham Co.) 21.9 2 25 8.0% 2.2%
78 Butner Game Land--H Street Fields 23.2 1 9 11.1% 2.0%
79 Yates Mill County Park 7.2 8 228 3.5% 1.8%
80 Eden Lakes 23.7 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
81 West Lake Road Ponds 8.7 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
82 Neuse River Trail--Anderson Point Park 13.5 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
83 Prairie Ridge Ecostation--Bird Feeders 3.9 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
84 Falls Lake--Dam 15.2 1 12 8.3% 1.5%
85 Falls Lake--Hwy. 50 Boat Ramp 16.8 1 12 8.3% 1.5%
86 University Lake, Chapel Hill 19.3 2 40 5.0% 1.4%
87 Orange County Sportsplex Pond 24.9 2 40 5.0% 1.4%
88 Middle Creek Bottomlands II 24.9 1 13 7.7% 1.4%
89 Jordan Lake--Farrington Point Rd Causeway 12.9 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
90 AIHF Trail 8300 Health Park 10.0 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
91 North Carolina Museum of Art--Sculpture Garden 4.6 2 48 4.2% 1.2%
92 Jordan Lake--Crosswinds Marina 13.2 1 16 6.2% 1.1%
93 Jordan Game Land--Farrington Point Boating Access 13.1 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
94 Jordan Game Land--Audubon Platform 12.3 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
95 E. Carroll Joyner Park 20.6 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
96 Flat River Waterfowl Impoundment 23.4 4 155 2.6% 1.0%
97 Falls Lake 15.1 1 18 5.6% 1.0%
98 New Hope Waterfowl Impoundment 13.8 1 24 4.2% 0.7%
99 Raven Rock SP 23.9 1 27 3.7% 0.7%
100 Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve 15.1 1 39 2.6% 0.5%
101 Jordan Lake--B. Everett Jordan Dam 18.7 1 44 2.3% 0.4%
102 Durant Nature Preserve 13.3 1 46 2.2% 0.4%
103 Harris Lake County Park 14.0 1 47 2.1% 0.4%
104 Briar Chapel--Pokeberry Creek 18.2 1 50 2.0% 0.4%