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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 Lake Crabtree Nature Trail--Southport Entrance 3.3 209 322 64.9% 59.5%
2 Maple View Farm (Birding From Roads Only) 24.1 124 203 61.1% 54.2%
3 Pinehurst Drive Ponds 15.6 22 32 68.8% 51.4%
4 Patterson Place Constructed Wetland 16.0 29 44 65.9% 51.1%
5 Lake Lynn 7.7 77 129 59.7% 51.1%
6 Falls Lake--Ellerbe Creek RR Grade 19.0 32 56 57.1% 44.1%
7 Crabtree Creek Watershed 4.7 13 20 65.0% 43.3%
8 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Point 15.0 15 24 62.5% 42.7%
9 Lake Betz 7.3 111 227 48.9% 42.5%
10 South Durham WRF 13.3 6 8 75.0% 40.9%
11 Symphony Lake Greenway 4.4 13 21 61.9% 40.9%
12 Mid Pines Rd. 6.7 169 400 42.2% 37.5%
13 Schenck Forest 3.6 78 175 44.6% 37.4%
14 Shelley Lake 8.1 42 89 47.2% 37.2%
15 Lake Johnson Park 4.2 99 234 42.3% 36.2%
16 Lake Crabtree County Park 3.6 158 388 40.7% 35.9%
17 Shiloh Greenway 5.1 5 7 71.4% 35.9%
18 Jordan Lake--Crosswinds Marina 13.2 11 20 55.0% 34.2%
19 Jordan Lake--NC Forest HQ (Model Plane Field) 14.1 6 10 60.0% 31.3%
20 Lake Crabtree Dam 3.3 21 48 43.8% 30.7%
21 Lake Raleigh 6.0 32 87 36.8% 27.4%
22 Inwood Rd. 7.3 19 48 39.6% 27.0%
23 Duke University--Reclamation Pond 17.3 13 34 38.2% 23.9%
24 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail Jimmy Rogers Road Access 15.2 3 5 60.0% 23.1%
25 Macedonia Lake/Speight Branch Greenway 3.5 32 103 31.1% 22.9%
26 Jordan Lake SRA--Parker's Creek 15.0 6 14 42.9% 21.4%
27 Pulley Town Road Fields 22.5 2 3 66.7% 20.8%
28 Briar Chapel--Pokeberry Creek 18.2 45 170 26.5% 20.4%
29 Beaver Marsh 16.7 43 181 23.8% 18.1%
30 Mason Farm Biological Reserve 14.6 114 550 20.7% 17.5%
31 J.C. Raulston Arboretum 4.6 4 10 40.0% 16.8%
32 Carpenter Park 5.1 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
33 Clayton Riverwalk--County Line to Sam's Branch Greenway 21.1 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
34 Lake Wheeler marshes 6.9 11 42 26.2% 15.3%
35 NCSU Experimental Farm 7.1 8 28 28.6% 15.3%
36 Jordan Game Land--(Lystra Rd. Bridge) Overcup Creek 14.0 4 11 36.4% 15.2%
37 Bond Park 2.7 28 132 21.2% 15.1%
38 Cape Fear River--Buckhorn Road 20.9 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
39 Jordan Game Land--Cub Creek 13.7 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
40 Neuse River Trail--Auburn Knightdale Road 15.6 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
41 Williamson Preserve 19.2 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
42 Jordan Lake SRA--Vista Point 16.1 4 14 28.6% 11.7%
43 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Durham Co.) 21.9 14 78 17.9% 11.0%
44 Bass Lake Park & Trail 10.7 10 55 18.2% 10.2%
45 Hank Anderson Community Park 20.3 8 42 19.0% 10.0%
46 Yates Mill County Park 7.2 49 381 12.9% 9.9%
47 Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning 3.9 29 210 13.8% 9.8%
48 Crabtree Creek Wetland--West of Raleigh Blvd. 9.8 29 210 13.8% 9.8%
49 Jordan Lake SRA--Robeson Creek Canoe Access 18.4 3 11 27.3% 9.7%
50 Brier Creek Reservoir 5.9 4 17 23.5% 9.6%
51 Horace Williams Tract 19.1 4 17 23.5% 9.6%
52 Durant Nature Preserve 13.3 12 74 16.2% 9.5%
53 Poplar Point Wastewater Ponds (Restricted Access) 13.8 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
54 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek Arm (Durham Co) 12.3 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
55 Lick Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 13.2 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
56 Jordan Game Land--Bells Church Fishing Access 12.9 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
57 Sandy Creek Park 16.1 66 561 11.8% 9.4%
58 North Wake Landfill Park (formerly North Wake Sanitary Landfill) 14.1 5 25 20.0% 8.9%
59 William B. Umstead SP--Big Lake 5.7 6 33 18.2% 8.6%
60 E. Carroll Joyner Park 20.6 4 19 21.1% 8.5%
61 Dorothea Dix 6.6 2 8 25.0% 7.1%
62 Neuse River Trail--Mingo Bridge 13.6 3 15 20.0% 7.0%
63 Eagle Spur Rail Trail--Stagecoach Rd. 11.9 4 26 15.4% 6.1%
64 Mitchell Mill Natural Area 23.7 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
65 Roland E. Horne Walking Trail 23.4 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
66 American Tobacco Trail--Southpoint Mall 12.2 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
67 Neuse River Trail--Anderson Point Park 13.5 4 28 14.3% 5.7%
68 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail South of Cheek Rd. 17.4 2 10 20.0% 5.7%
69 Little Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 14.5 4 33 12.1% 4.8%
70 Wendell Park 22.6 2 12 16.7% 4.7%
71 Little Creek Trail 15.3 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
72 Camden Ave Pond 16.3 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
73 Shaw Lake 9.9 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
74 Rainbow Soccer Complex 16.2 5 53 9.4% 4.1%
75 Duke University--Wetland Center 'SWAMP' 16.4 4 39 10.3% 4.1%
76 Jordan Lake--Educational State Forest 14.7 4 39 10.3% 4.1%
77 Falls Lake--Dam 15.2 3 26 11.5% 4.0%
78 Jordan Lake--Historical Data Only 15.3 3 28 10.7% 3.7%
79 Falls Lake--Hwy. 50 Boat Ramp 16.8 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
80 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Rd. RR Grade 20.0 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
81 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Church Boat Ramp 14.8 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
82 Chatham Co. Northeast District Park 14.1 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
83 AIHF Trail 8300 Health Park 10.0 2 16 12.5% 3.5%
84 Glennstone/Heron Rookery 18.4 4 49 8.2% 3.2%
85 Crabtree Creek Greenway--Capital Blvd to Atlantic Ave 9.6 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
86 American Tobacco Trail--C.M. Herndon Park 10.4 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
87 Neuse River Trail--Thornton Road 15.5 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
88 Falls Lake--Rolling View 16.1 2 22 9.1% 2.5%
89 Ritter Park 4.3 3 46 6.5% 2.2%
90 Falls Lake--Beaverdam Reservoir 18.0 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
91 Harris Lake--NE of New Hill-Holleman Rd. 13.3 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
92 William B. Umstead SP--Reedy Creek Lake 3.8 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
93 Homestead Park 19.3 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
94 Apex Nature Park 8.6 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
95 Indian Creek Greenway 3.5 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
96 Ammons Farm Rd. 24.7 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
97 Johnston Mill Nature Preserve 20.5 3 59 5.1% 1.7%
98 Robertson Millpond Preserve 20.7 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
99 Middle Creek Bottomlands II 24.9 1 12 8.3% 1.5%
100 Jordan Lake--B. Everett Jordan Dam 18.7 2 40 5.0% 1.4%
101 West Point on the Eno Park 20.5 1 13 7.7% 1.4%
102 Leigh Farm Park 14.5 1 13 7.7% 1.4%
103 Shearon Harris Visitor's Center 12.7 1 13 7.7% 1.4%
104 Fearrington Village 17.5 2 42 4.8% 1.3%
105 North Carolina Museum of Art--Sculpture Garden 4.6 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
106 Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve 15.1 2 44 4.5% 1.3%
107 Harris Game Land--Upper Boat Ramp 15.5 2 46 4.3% 1.2%
108 Lake Wheeler 8.2 1 15 6.7% 1.2%
109 Lake Benson 11.9 1 15 6.7% 1.2%
110 Neuse River Trail--Mial Plantation Road 18.1 3 87 3.4% 1.2%
111 Baileywick Road Park 10.2 1 16 6.2% 1.1%
112 Falls Lake--Sandling Beach 17.5 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
113 Third Fork Creek Trail 13.6 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
114 Sarah P. Duke Gardens 16.8 2 53 3.8% 1.0%
115 Apex Community Park 3.7 1 19 5.3% 0.9%
116 Jordan Game Land--(751 bridge) White Oak Creek 10.3 1 21 4.8% 0.8%
117 New Hope Waterfowl Impoundment 13.8 1 23 4.3% 0.8%
118 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Granville Co.) 21.9 1 30 3.3% 0.6%
119 Rocky Branch Greenway 6.4 1 31 3.2% 0.6%
120 Blue Jay Point County Park 14.5 1 32 3.1% 0.6%
121 White Deer Park 11.6 1 34 2.9% 0.5%
122 Jordan Game Land--Transis Camp Rd. 12.6 1 38 2.6% 0.5%
123 Beaver Creek Greenway 7.0 1 38 2.6% 0.5%
124 Raven Rock SP 23.9 1 40 2.5% 0.4%
125 Flat River Waterfowl Impoundment 23.4 2 125 1.6% 0.4%
126 William B. Umstead SP 5.4 1 41 2.4% 0.4%
127 Wilkerson Nature Preserve Park 13.6 1 41 2.4% 0.4%
128 White Oak Creek Greenway--West Side 6.7 1 49 2.0% 0.4%
129 Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve 4.6 1 52 1.9% 0.3%
130 Eno River SP--Few's Ford 23.2 1 59 1.7% 0.3%
131 17 Acre Woods 18.0 1 112 0.9% 0.2%