Bird Finder

Where to find Killdeer in April
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 April. 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 32 39 82.1% 67.3%
2 Lake Crabtree Nature Trail--Southport Entrance 3.3 158 238 66.4% 60.2%
3 Lake Lynn 7.7 146 266 54.9% 48.9%
4 Jordan Lake--NC Forest HQ (Model Plane Field) 14.1 14 20 70.0% 48.1%
5 Mid Pines Rd. 6.7 294 596 49.3% 45.3%
6 Lake Wheeler marshes 6.9 61 120 50.8% 42.0%
7 Williamson Preserve 19.2 10 15 66.7% 41.7%
8 Maple View Farm (Birding From Roads Only) 24.1 71 143 49.7% 41.6%
9 Lake Johnson Park 4.2 181 390 46.4% 41.5%
10 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Point 15.0 25 45 55.6% 41.2%
11 Howling Cow Creamery 7.2 6 8 75.0% 40.9%
12 Lake Betz 7.3 157 355 44.2% 39.1%
13 Shelley Lake 8.1 67 143 46.9% 38.9%
14 Jordan Lake--Crosswinds Marina 13.2 80 176 45.5% 38.3%
15 Schenck Forest 3.6 118 294 40.1% 34.7%
16 Beaver Marsh 16.7 123 330 37.3% 32.2%
17 Lake Crabtree Dam 3.3 35 83 42.2% 32.1%
18 Crabtree Creek Watershed 4.7 17 37 45.9% 31.0%
19 Bass Lake Park & Trail 10.7 46 117 39.3% 30.9%
20 Jordan Game Land--Seaforth Road South End 17.3 5 9 55.6% 26.7%
21 Patterson Place Constructed Wetland 16.0 26 71 36.6% 26.4%
22 Falls Lake--Ellerbe Creek RR Grade 19.0 22 61 36.1% 25.2%
23 Inwood Rd. 7.3 36 113 31.9% 24.0%
24 Dorothea Dix Park 6.9 14 38 36.8% 23.4%
25 Lake Crabtree County Park 3.6 118 435 27.1% 23.2%
26 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Church Boat Ramp 14.8 3 5 60.0% 23.1%
27 Jordan Lake--Historical Data Only 15.3 9 23 39.1% 22.2%
28 Lake Raleigh 6.0 44 157 28.0% 21.6%
29 Shiloh Greenway 5.1 4 8 50.0% 21.5%
30 Indian Creek Greenway 3.5 4 8 50.0% 21.5%
31 Bond Park 2.7 58 217 26.7% 21.3%
32 South Durham WRF 13.3 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
33 Neuse River Trail--Mial Plantation Road 18.1 32 116 27.6% 20.3%
34 Duke University--Wetland Center 'SWAMP' 16.4 20 68 29.4% 19.9%
35 Symphony Lake Greenway 4.4 19 64 29.7% 19.9%
36 University Lake, Chapel Hill 19.3 8 22 36.4% 19.7%
37 North Wake Landfill Park (formerly North Wake Sanitary Landfill) 14.1 6 19 31.6% 15.4%
38 Falls Lake--Dam 15.2 11 42 26.2% 15.3%
39 Shaw Lake 9.9 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
40 William B. Umstead SP--Big Lake 5.7 13 54 24.1% 14.6%
41 Apex Community Park 3.7 12 49 24.5% 14.6%
42 Mason Farm Biological Reserve 14.6 147 899 16.4% 14.1%
43 Briar Chapel--Pokeberry Creek 18.2 37 199 18.6% 13.8%
44 Falls Lake--Beaverdam Reservoir 18.0 7 26 26.9% 13.7%
45 Brier Creek Reservoir 5.9 7 28 25.0% 12.7%
46 Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning 3.9 56 356 15.7% 12.3%
47 Jordan Lake--B. Everett Jordan Dam 18.7 16 85 18.8% 11.9%
48 Falls Lake--New Light Creek 17.6 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
49 Historic Oak View Park 11.8 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
50 Carpenter Park 5.1 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
51 Falls Lake--Hwy. 50 Boat Ramp 16.8 4 14 28.6% 11.7%
52 Macedonia Lake/Speight Branch Greenway 3.5 15 82 18.3% 11.4%
53 Jordan Lake SRA--Poplar Point 14.2 4 15 26.7% 10.9%
54 Duke University--Reclamation Pond 17.3 11 61 18.0% 10.4%
55 Lake Benson 11.9 6 28 21.4% 10.2%
56 Glennstone/Heron Rookery 18.4 6 29 20.7% 9.8%
57 Jordan Game Land--(Lystra Rd. Bridge) Overcup Creek 14.0 3 11 27.3% 9.7%
58 Bass Lake Outfall Greenway 11.0 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
59 Neuse River Trail--Old Falls of Neuse 15.1 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
60 Harris Lake--NE of New Hill-Holleman Rd. 13.3 7 37 18.9% 9.5%
61 American Tobacco Trail--White Oak Church Rd. Access 7.9 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
62 Knightdale Station Park 17.3 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
63 Honeycutt Road Park 14.6 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
64 Clayton Riverwalk--County Line to Sam's Branch Greenway 21.1 6 31 19.4% 9.2%
65 Falls Lake--Rolling View 16.1 7 39 17.9% 9.0%
66 E. Carroll Joyner Park 20.6 7 40 17.5% 8.7%
67 Falls Lake--Sandling Beach 17.5 6 33 18.2% 8.6%
68 Durant Nature Preserve 13.3 18 142 12.7% 8.2%
69 Yates Mill County Park 7.2 59 627 9.4% 7.4%
70 Neuse River Trail--Anderson Point Park 13.5 5 30 16.7% 7.3%
71 Jordan Lake SRA--Vista Point 16.1 3 15 20.0% 7.0%
72 Eagle Spur Rail Trail--Stagecoach Rd. 11.9 8 61 13.1% 6.8%
73 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Durham Co.) 21.9 13 115 11.3% 6.7%
74 Hilltop Needmore Park--North 11.1 3 16 18.8% 6.6%
75 Crabtree Creek Wetland--West of Raleigh Blvd. 9.8 14 133 10.5% 6.4%
76 Apex Nature Park 8.6 2 9 22.2% 6.3%
77 Durham Hotel Rooftop 15.7 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
78 Neuse River Trail--Auburn Knightdale Road 15.6 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
79 Rainbow Soccer Complex 16.2 8 71 11.3% 5.8%
80 Roland E. Horne Walking Trail 23.4 2 10 20.0% 5.7%
81 Falls Lake--Hickory Hill Boat Ramp 18.4 4 29 13.8% 5.5%
82 Wendell Park 22.6 3 21 14.3% 5.0%
83 White Oak Creek Greenway--West Side 6.7 6 59 10.2% 4.7%
84 Falls Lake--Neuse River RR Grade (Durham Co.) 19.7 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
85 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Mudflats 18.8 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
86 Jordan Game Land--Cub Creek 13.7 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
87 Procter Farm Preserve 22.4 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
88 Pulley Town Road Fields 22.5 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
89 Hank Anderson Community Park 20.3 5 50 10.0% 4.3%
90 NCSU Experimental Farm 7.1 2 15 13.3% 3.7%
91 Knap of Reeds Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 23.9 2 15 13.3% 3.7%
92 Falls Lake--Upper Beaver Dam (Granville Co.) 21.0 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
93 Orange County Sportsplex Pond 24.9 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
94 Neuse River Trail--Thornton Road 15.5 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
95 Ammons Farm Rd. 24.7 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
96 Hilltop Needmore Park--South 11.5 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
97 Discovery Lake (Restricted Access) 8.2 5 61 8.2% 3.6%
98 Jordan Lake--Educational State Forest 14.7 4 45 8.9% 3.5%
99 Flat River Waterfowl Impoundment 23.4 14 268 5.2% 3.1%
100 Raven Rock SP 23.9 5 69 7.2% 3.1%
101 Jordan Game Land--(751 bridge) White Oak Creek 10.3 2 18 11.1% 3.1%
102 AIHF Trail 8300 Health Park 10.0 2 18 11.1% 3.1%
103 Horace Williams Tract 19.1 3 34 8.8% 3.0%
104 Jordan Lake--Marthas Chapel Pulloff 12.6 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
105 O'Kelly Chapel Road Waterfowl Impoundment 9.9 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
106 American Tobacco Trail--Wimberly Road Access 8.1 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
107 Falls Lake--Holly Pt./Shinleaf 15.9 2 20 10.0% 2.8%
108 Harris Game Land--Lower Boat Ramp 18.6 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
109 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail Jimmy Rogers Road Access 15.2 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
110 Sandy Creek Park 16.1 33 984 3.4% 2.4%
111 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Rd. RR Grade 20.0 2 24 8.3% 2.3%
112 American Tobacco Trail--Southpoint Mall 12.2 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
113 Stagecoach Road Waterfowl Impoundment 12.2 2 25 8.0% 2.2%
114 Cape Fear River--Buckhorn Road 20.9 2 26 7.7% 2.1%
115 Harris Game Land--Upper Boat Ramp 15.5 5 102 4.9% 2.1%
116 Crabtree Creek Greenway--Capital Blvd to Atlantic Ave 9.6 1 9 11.1% 2.0%
117 Jordan Game Land--Farrington Point Boating Access 13.1 2 29 6.9% 1.9%
118 Jordan Game Land---(751 bridge) Northeast Creek 10.6 2 30 6.7% 1.8%
119 Chatham Co. Northeast District Park 14.1 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
120 New Hope Bottomlands 15.5 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
121 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Granville Co.) 21.9 2 37 5.4% 1.5%
122 North Carolina Museum of Art--Pond 4.7 1 12 8.3% 1.5%
123 White Deer Park 11.6 3 72 4.2% 1.4%
124 Pullen Park 6.6 1 13 7.7% 1.4%
125 J.C. Raulston Arboretum 4.6 1 13 7.7% 1.4%
126 Piedmont Nature Trail 15.9 1 13 7.7% 1.4%
127 Jordan Game Land--Transis Camp Rd. 12.6 2 43 4.7% 1.3%
128 Lake Wheeler 8.2 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
129 Chandler's Swamp 16.9 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
130 Barksdale Drive Greenway 9.9 1 15 6.7% 1.2%
131 Blue Jay Point County Park 14.5 4 133 3.0% 1.2%
132 Neuse River Trail--Mingo Bridge 13.6 1 16 6.2% 1.1%
133 Middle Creek Bottomlands II 24.9 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
134 Eno River SP--Pleasant Green 21.9 1 18 5.6% 1.0%
135 Brookhaven Nature Park 6.7 1 18 5.6% 1.0%
136 Sarah P. Duke Gardens 16.8 3 107 2.8% 1.0%
137 William B. Umstead SP--Reedy Creek Lake 3.8 1 19 5.3% 0.9%
138 William B. Umstead SP 5.4 2 60 3.3% 0.9%
139 Beaver Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 10.6 1 20 5.0% 0.9%
140 North Carolina State University Campus 6.2 2 64 3.1% 0.9%
141 White Oak Creek Greenway--Wetland 6.1 1 22 4.5% 0.8%
142 Ritter Park 4.3 3 132 2.3% 0.8%
143 17 Acre Woods 18.0 3 139 2.2% 0.7%
144 American Tobacco Trail--New Hill-Olive Chapel Road Access 10.5 3 139 2.2% 0.7%
145 South Ellerbe Creek Trail 16.4 2 92 2.2% 0.6%
146 Harris Lake County Park 14.0 2 102 2.0% 0.5%
147 New Hope Waterfowl Impoundment 13.8 1 40 2.5% 0.4%
148 North Carolina Museum of Art--Sculpture Garden 4.6 1 58 1.7% 0.3%
149 Rocky Branch Greenway 6.4 1 60 1.7% 0.3%
150 Little Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 14.5 1 61 1.6% 0.3%
151 Lower Haw SNA--Hwy. 64 18.7 2 195 1.0% 0.3%
152 Eno River SP--Cole Mill/Pump Station 21.6 1 75 1.3% 0.2%
153 Swift Creek Bluffs 5.3 1 122 0.8% 0.1%
154 Old Bynum Bridge 20.4 1 592 0.2% 0.0%
155 Brumley Nature Preserve--North 22.2 1 603 0.2% 0.0%