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Where to find Killdeer in May
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 May. 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 41 52 78.8% 66.0%
2 Lake Crabtree Nature Trail--Southport Entrance 3.3 214 334 64.1% 58.8%
3 Maple View Farm (Birding From Roads Only) 24.1 164 270 60.7% 54.8%
4 Lake Lynn 7.7 99 164 60.4% 52.7%
5 Crabtree Creek Watershed 4.7 20 29 69.0% 50.8%
6 Falls Lake--Ellerbe Creek RR Grade 19.0 42 72 58.3% 46.8%
7 Symphony Lake Greenway 4.4 18 28 64.3% 45.8%
8 Lake Betz 7.3 133 261 51.0% 44.9%
9 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Point 15.0 18 30 60.0% 42.3%
10 South Durham WRF 13.3 6 8 75.0% 40.9%
11 Lake Johnson Park 4.2 131 283 46.3% 40.6%
12 Lake Crabtree Dam 3.3 47 94 50.0% 40.1%
13 Mid Pines Rd. 6.7 250 568 44.0% 40.0%
14 Shelley Lake 8.1 53 109 48.6% 39.4%
15 Patterson Place Constructed Wetland 16.0 32 62 51.6% 39.4%
16 Lake Wheeler marshes 6.9 57 121 47.1% 38.4%
17 Schenck Forest 3.6 91 206 44.2% 37.6%
18 Shiloh Greenway 5.1 5 7 71.4% 35.9%
19 Jordan Lake--Crosswinds Marina 13.2 12 22 54.5% 34.7%
20 Lake Crabtree County Park 3.6 160 427 37.5% 33.0%
21 Inwood Rd. 7.3 26 58 44.8% 32.7%
22 Bond Park 2.7 63 182 34.6% 28.1%
23 Duke University--Reclamation Pond 17.3 19 48 39.6% 27.0%
24 Lake Raleigh 6.0 32 93 34.4% 25.5%
25 Macedonia Lake/Speight Branch Greenway 3.5 36 113 31.9% 24.0%
26 Jordan Lake--NC Forest HQ (Model Plane Field) 14.1 6 13 46.2% 23.2%
27 Poplar Point Wastewater Ponds (Restricted Access) 13.8 2 3 66.7% 20.8%
28 Bass Lake Outfall Greenway 11.0 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
29 Briar Chapel--Pokeberry Creek 18.2 50 208 24.0% 18.7%
30 Jordan Lake SRA--Parker's Creek 15.0 6 16 37.5% 18.5%
31 Beaver Marsh 16.7 46 194 23.7% 18.3%
32 Howling Cow Creamery 7.2 5 13 38.5% 17.7%
33 Mason Farm Biological Reserve 14.6 118 617 19.1% 16.2%
34 Carpenter Park 5.1 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
35 Bass Lake Park & Trail 10.7 19 81 23.5% 15.6%
36 Apex Community Park 3.7 11 42 26.2% 15.3%
37 Jordan Game Land--(Lystra Rd. Bridge) Overcup Creek 14.0 4 11 36.4% 15.2%
38 Dorothea Dix 6.6 4 11 36.4% 15.2%
39 Crabtree Creek Wetland--West of Raleigh Blvd. 9.8 51 264 19.3% 15.0%
40 Cape Fear River--Buckhorn Road 20.9 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
41 Jordan Game Land--Cub Creek 13.7 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
42 Neuse River Trail--Auburn Knightdale Road 15.6 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
43 Pulley Town Road Fields 22.5 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
44 NCSU Experimental Farm 7.1 8 29 27.6% 14.7%
45 Jordan Lake SRA--Vista Point 16.1 5 16 31.2% 14.2%
46 Williamson Preserve 19.2 3 8 37.5% 13.7%
47 J.C. Raulston Arboretum 4.6 4 13 30.8% 12.7%
48 Eagle Spur Rail Trail--Stagecoach Rd. 11.9 8 34 23.5% 12.4%
49 Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning 3.9 43 264 16.3% 12.3%
50 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Church Boat Ramp 14.8 3 9 33.3% 12.1%
51 Indian Creek Greenway 3.5 5 19 26.3% 11.8%
52 Hilltop Needmore Park--North 11.1 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
53 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Durham Co.) 21.9 15 82 18.3% 11.4%
54 E. Carroll Joyner Park 20.6 6 26 23.1% 11.0%
55 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail Jimmy Rogers Road Access 15.2 3 10 30.0% 10.8%
56 Yates Mill County Park 7.2 66 515 12.8% 10.2%
57 Horace Williams Tract 19.1 5 22 22.7% 10.1%
58 Hank Anderson Community Park 20.3 9 50 18.0% 9.8%
59 Jordan Lake SRA--Robeson Creek Canoe Access 18.4 3 11 27.3% 9.7%
60 American Tobacco Trail--Wimberly Road Access 8.1 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
61 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek Arm (Durham Co) 12.3 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
62 Jordan Game Land--Bells Church Fishing Access 12.9 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
63 Brier Creek Reservoir 5.9 4 18 22.2% 9.0%
64 Clayton Riverwalk--County Line to Sam's Branch Greenway 21.1 4 18 22.2% 9.0%
65 Durant Nature Preserve 13.3 12 82 14.6% 8.6%
66 North Wake Landfill Park (formerly North Wake Sanitary Landfill) 14.1 5 26 19.2% 8.5%
67 Sandy Creek Park 16.1 67 629 10.7% 8.5%
68 Rainbow Soccer Complex 16.2 10 69 14.5% 8.1%
69 Wendell Park 22.6 3 14 21.4% 7.6%
70 Neuse River Trail--Mingo Bridge 13.6 3 16 18.8% 6.6%
71 Harris Lake--NE of New Hill-Holleman Rd. 13.3 2 9 22.2% 6.3%
72 William B. Umstead SP--Big Lake 5.7 6 45 13.3% 6.3%
73 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Mudflats 18.8 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
74 Lick Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 13.2 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
75 American Tobacco Trail--C.M. Herndon Park 10.4 2 10 20.0% 5.7%
76 Neuse River Trail--Anderson Point Park 13.5 4 29 13.8% 5.5%
77 Falls Lake--Dam 15.2 4 30 13.3% 5.3%
78 Mitchell Mill Natural Area 23.7 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
79 Roland E. Horne Walking Trail 23.4 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
80 Camden Ave Pond 16.3 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
81 Falls Lake--Rolling View 16.1 3 23 13.0% 4.5%
82 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail South of Cheek Rd. 17.4 2 13 15.4% 4.3%
83 Ephesus Park--Chapel Hill 16.3 2 15 13.3% 3.7%
84 Homestead Park 19.3 2 15 13.3% 3.7%
85 Jordan Lake--Historical Data Only 15.3 3 28 10.7% 3.7%
86 Little Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 14.5 4 43 9.3% 3.7%
87 Duke University--Wetland Center 'SWAMP' 16.4 4 43 9.3% 3.7%
88 Jordan Lake--Educational State Forest 14.7 4 43 9.3% 3.7%
89 Falls Lake--Hwy. 50 Boat Ramp 16.8 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
90 Chatham Co. Northeast District Park 14.1 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
91 UNC Chapel Hill--Kenan Woods 17.0 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
92 American Tobacco Trail--Southpoint Mall 12.2 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
93 Shaw Lake 9.9 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
94 Jordan Lake--B. Everett Jordan Dam 18.7 4 50 8.0% 3.2%
95 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Rd. RR Grade 20.0 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
96 AIHF Trail 8300 Health Park 10.0 2 19 10.5% 2.9%
97 Crabtree Creek Greenway--Capital Blvd to Atlantic Ave 9.6 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
98 Little Creek Trail 15.3 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
99 Carrboro High School 18.4 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
100 Glennstone/Heron Rookery 18.4 4 65 6.2% 2.4%
101 Jordan Lake SRA--Poplar Point 14.2 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
102 Salem Pond Park 4.5 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
103 RTP Mountain Bike Trails 7.2 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
104 Neuse River Trail--Thornton Road 15.5 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
105 Ritter Park 4.3 3 49 6.1% 2.1%
106 Neuse River Trail--Mial Plantation Road 18.1 5 105 4.8% 2.1%
107 Jordan Lake SRA--New Hope Overlook 16.7 1 9 11.1% 2.0%
108 Carroll Howard Johnson Environmental Education Park 15.6 1 9 11.1% 2.0%
109 Fearrington Village 17.5 3 53 5.7% 1.9%
110 Falls Lake--Beaverdam Reservoir 18.0 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
111 Ammons Farm Rd. 24.7 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
112 White Oak Creek Greenway--West Side 6.7 3 68 4.4% 1.5%
113 William B. Umstead SP--Reedy Creek Lake 3.8 1 12 8.3% 1.5%
114 Apex Nature Park 8.6 1 12 8.3% 1.5%
115 Johnston Mill Nature Preserve 20.5 3 71 4.2% 1.4%
116 West Point on the Eno Park 20.5 1 13 7.7% 1.4%
117 Middle Creek Bottomlands II 24.9 1 13 7.7% 1.4%
118 Leigh Farm Park 14.5 1 13 7.7% 1.4%
119 Discovery Lake (Restricted Access) 8.2 2 42 4.8% 1.3%
120 Jordan Lake SRA--Seaforth 14.9 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
121 Shearon Harris Visitor's Center 12.7 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
122 Crowder District Park 6.8 1 15 6.7% 1.2%
123 Harris Game Land--Upper Boat Ramp 15.5 2 48 4.2% 1.2%
124 William B. Umstead SP 5.4 2 49 4.1% 1.1%
125 Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve 15.1 2 49 4.1% 1.1%
126 Baileywick Road Park 10.2 1 16 6.2% 1.1%
127 Jordan Game Land--Transis Camp Rd. 12.6 2 50 4.0% 1.1%
128 Lake Wheeler 8.2 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
129 Falls Lake--Sandling Beach 17.5 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
130 Duke University--Chapel Woods 17.1 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
131 Lake Benson 11.9 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
132 North Carolina Museum of Art--Sculpture Garden 4.6 1 19 5.3% 0.9%
133 Sarah P. Duke Gardens 16.8 2 61 3.3% 0.9%
134 Robertson Millpond Preserve 20.7 1 20 5.0% 0.9%
135 Jordan Game Land--(751 bridge) White Oak Creek 10.3 1 22 4.5% 0.8%
136 University Lake, Chapel Hill 19.3 1 23 4.3% 0.8%
137 Jordan Game Land--Farrington Point Boating Access 13.1 1 25 4.0% 0.7%
138 New Hope Waterfowl Impoundment 13.8 1 25 4.0% 0.7%
139 Rocky Branch Greenway 6.4 1 31 3.2% 0.6%
140 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Granville Co.) 21.9 1 31 3.2% 0.6%
141 White Pines Nature Preserve 24.5 1 36 2.8% 0.5%
142 Beaver Creek Greenway 7.0 1 39 2.6% 0.5%
143 White Deer Park 11.6 1 40 2.5% 0.4%
144 Raven Rock SP 23.9 1 42 2.4% 0.4%
145 Third Fork Creek Trail 13.6 1 43 2.3% 0.4%
146 Wilkerson Nature Preserve Park 13.6 1 48 2.1% 0.4%
147 Flat River Waterfowl Impoundment 23.4 2 150 1.3% 0.4%
148 Blue Jay Point County Park 14.5 1 49 2.0% 0.4%
149 Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve 4.6 1 58 1.7% 0.3%
150 American Tobacco Trail--New Hill-Olive Chapel Road Access 10.5 1 60 1.7% 0.3%
151 Harris Lake County Park 14.0 1 67 1.5% 0.3%
152 Eno River SP--Few's Ford 23.2 1 79 1.3% 0.2%
153 17 Acre Woods 18.0 1 121 0.8% 0.1%
154 Old Bynum Bridge 20.4 1 387 0.3% 0.0%