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Where to find Chimney Swift in August
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 Chimney Swift in August. 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 Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning 3.9 79 129 61.2% 52.6%
2 Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve 15.1 11 15 73.3% 48.0%
3 Schenck Forest 3.6 35 78 44.9% 34.3%
4 Mid Pines Rd. 6.7 75 182 41.2% 34.3%
5 Bond Park 2.7 30 69 43.5% 32.4%
6 Crabtree Creek Wetland--West of Raleigh Blvd. 9.8 14 29 48.3% 31.4%
7 Whippoorwill Park & Warren Creek Trail 19.4 4 6 66.7% 30.0%
8 Chandler's Swamp 16.9 6 11 54.5% 28.0%
9 Fred Fletcher Park 7.4 8 16 50.0% 28.0%
10 UNC Chapel Hill--Coker Arboretum 17.2 8 17 47.1% 26.2%
11 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Durham Co.) 21.9 10 23 43.5% 25.6%
12 Neuse River Trail--Anderson Point Park 13.5 6 12 50.0% 25.4%
13 E. Carroll Joyner Park 20.6 6 12 50.0% 25.4%
14 North Wake Landfill Park (formerly North Wake Sanitary Landfill) 14.1 7 15 46.7% 24.8%
15 North Carolina Museum of Life and Science 17.8 10 24 41.7% 24.5%
16 Flat River Waterfowl Impoundment 23.4 29 89 32.6% 23.7%
17 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail Jimmy Rogers Road Access 15.2 3 5 60.0% 23.1%
18 Mason Farm Biological Reserve 14.6 53 192 27.6% 21.8%
19 Falls Lake--Rollingview Marina 15.5 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
20 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Church Boat Ramp 14.8 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
21 Walnut Creek Trail--Wetland Center 9.0 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
22 Eno River--Pleasant Green to Cole Mill 21.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
23 Glenn Stoffregen Memorial Garden 12.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
24 Higgins Greenway 1.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
25 Butner Game Land--H Street Fields 23.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
26 Erwin Road Swamp 17.7 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
27 Rainbow Soccer Complex 16.2 15 50 30.0% 19.1%
28 Penny's Bend Nature Preserve 20.0 3 6 50.0% 18.8%
29 Lake Wheeler marshes 6.9 41 167 24.6% 18.6%
30 Old Bynum Bridge 20.4 15 52 28.8% 18.3%
31 Eno River SP--Cole Mill/Pump Station 21.6 5 13 38.5% 17.7%
32 North Carolina Museum of Art--Sculpture Garden 4.6 13 46 28.3% 17.3%
33 Shelley Lake 8.1 12 42 28.6% 17.2%
34 AIHF Trail 8300 Health Park 10.0 4 10 40.0% 16.8%
35 Lake Johnson Park 4.2 31 137 22.6% 16.4%
36 Lake Raleigh 6.0 6 18 33.3% 16.3%
37 Jordan Game Land--(751 bridge) White Oak Creek 10.3 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
38 Homestead Park 19.3 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
39 Duke Forest--Gate 10 19.3 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
40 Maple View Farm (Birding From Roads Only) 24.1 14 58 24.1% 15.0%
41 Yates Mill County Park 7.2 28 136 20.6% 14.6%
42 South Ellerbe Creek Trail 16.4 5 16 31.2% 14.2%
43 Blackwood Farm Park 22.9 4 12 33.3% 13.8%
44 Lake Lynn 7.7 21 105 20.0% 13.5%
45 Sandy Creek Park 16.1 41 230 17.8% 13.4%
46 Pritchard Park Nature Trail 17.3 5 18 27.8% 12.5%
47 Dorothea Dix 6.6 3 9 33.3% 12.1%
48 Brian P's Yard (Private) 14.4 7 30 23.3% 11.8%
49 William B. Umstead SP--Reedy Creek Lake 3.8 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
50 J.C. Raulston Arboretum 4.6 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
51 Chimney Swift Roost--Downtown Raleigh 7.9 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
52 Chapel Hill Community Park 16.9 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
53 Jordan Game Land---(751 bridge) Northeast Creek 10.6 4 14 28.6% 11.7%
54 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek Arm (Durham Co) 12.3 12 62 19.4% 11.4%
55 North Carolina State University Campus 6.2 8 38 21.1% 11.1%
56 Morgan Creek Trail 17.5 7 32 21.9% 11.0%
57 Duke University--Wetland Center 'SWAMP' 16.4 4 15 26.7% 10.9%
58 Fearrington Village 17.5 4 15 26.7% 10.9%
59 Baileywick Road Park 10.2 3 10 30.0% 10.8%
60 Lower Booker Creek Trail 17.0 3 10 30.0% 10.8%
61 Beaver Marsh 16.7 22 140 15.7% 10.6%
62 17 Acre Woods 18.0 5 22 22.7% 10.1%
63 Brumley Nature Preserve--North 22.2 30 226 13.3% 9.5%
64 UNC Chapel Hill--Battle Grove 17.1 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
65 Barksdale Drive Greenway 9.9 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
66 New Hope Bottomlands 15.5 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
67 Hoffman Lake 2.4 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
68 Duke Forest--Gate 4 18.1 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
69 American Tobacco Trail--C.M. Herndon Park 10.4 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
70 American Tobacco Trail--Blackwell Street Trailhead 15.4 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
71 Jordan Game Land--Lower Little Creek 13.2 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
72 Historic Oakwood Cemetery 8.7 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
73 Pulley Town Road Fields 22.5 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
74 Capital Hills Drive Wetlands 13.9 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
75 Twin Lakes Park 14.5 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
76 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek arm (Chatham Co) 12.0 12 78 15.4% 9.0%
77 Duke Forest--Korstian Division 19.6 3 12 25.0% 8.9%
78 Pullen Park 6.6 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
79 Macedonia Lake/Speight Branch Greenway 3.5 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
80 Beaver Creek Greenway 7.0 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
81 Turnipseed Preserve 20.5 3 13 23.1% 8.2%
82 Bass Lake Park & Trail 10.7 4 20 20.0% 8.1%
83 Hank Anderson Community Park 20.3 6 38 15.8% 7.4%
84 William B. Umstead SP--Big Lake 5.7 4 22 18.2% 7.3%
85 Patterson Place Constructed Wetland 16.0 11 89 12.4% 7.0%
86 Lake Benson 11.9 4 24 16.7% 6.7%
87 North Carolina Botanical Garden 16.0 8 63 12.7% 6.6%
88 NCSU Experimental Farm 7.1 2 9 22.2% 6.3%
89 Bolin Creek--Adams and Craig Tracts 18.8 2 9 22.2% 6.3%
90 Jordan Lake--NC Forest HQ (Model Plane Field) 14.1 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
91 Salem Pond Park 4.5 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
92 Neuse River Trail--Mingo Bridge 13.6 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
93 Neuse River Trail--Thornton Road 15.5 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
94 Indian Trail Park 18.1 2 10 20.0% 5.7%
95 Neuse River Trail--Mial Plantation Road 18.1 2 10 20.0% 5.7%
96 Wilkerson Nature Preserve Park 13.6 3 19 15.8% 5.5%
97 Lake Crabtree County Park 3.6 15 169 8.9% 5.5%
98 Third Fork Creek Trail 13.6 3 20 15.0% 5.2%
99 Falls Lake--Ellerbe Creek RR Grade 19.0 15 176 8.5% 5.2%
100 Bolin Creek--Community Park to MLK Blvd. 17.4 5 42 11.9% 5.2%
101 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Mudflats 18.8 2 11 18.2% 5.1%
102 Inwood Rd. 7.3 2 11 18.2% 5.1%
103 White Oak Creek Greenway--Wetland 6.1 2 11 18.2% 5.1%
104 Falls Lake--Cheek Road Causeway (Durham Co.) 17.7 2 12 16.7% 4.7%
105 Durant Nature Preserve 13.3 4 34 11.8% 4.7%
106 Briar Chapel--Pokeberry Creek 18.2 8 90 8.9% 4.6%
107 Duke Forest--Shepherd Nature Trail 18.7 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
108 Ephesus Park--Chapel Hill 16.3 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
109 Northgate Park 17.2 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
110 Edna Metz Wells Park 7.1 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
111 Falls Lake--Neuse River RR Grade (Granville Co) 20.0 3 23 13.0% 4.5%
112 Duke University--Reclamation Pond 17.3 3 23 13.0% 4.5%
113 New Hope Waterfowl Impoundment 13.8 2 13 15.4% 4.3%
114 Eno River SP--Few's Ford 23.2 3 26 11.5% 4.0%
115 Jordan Lake SRA--Parker's Creek 15.0 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
116 Piedmont Nature Trail 15.9 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
117 Apex Community Park 3.7 2 16 12.5% 3.5%
118 Brumley Nature Preserve--South 22.7 2 16 12.5% 3.5%
119 American Tobacco Trail--New Hill-Olive Chapel Road Access 10.5 2 17 11.8% 3.3%
120 Pinehurst Drive Ponds 15.6 2 17 11.8% 3.3%
121 Horton Grove Nature Preserve 24.6 2 18 11.1% 3.1%
122 Jordan Lake--Farrington Point Rd Causeway 12.9 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
123 Duke University--Chapel Woods 17.1 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
124 DO NOT USE--Historical Only for Brumley Nature Preserve 22.4 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
125 Orange County Sportsplex Pond 24.9 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
126 Eagle Spur Rail Trail--Stagecoach Rd. 11.9 2 19 10.5% 2.9%
127 Rocky Branch Greenway 6.4 2 19 10.5% 2.9%
128 Lake Crabtree Nature Trail--Southport Entrance 3.3 10 194 5.2% 2.8%
129 William B. Umstead SP 5.4 2 21 9.5% 2.7%
130 Lake Wheeler 8.2 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
131 Jordan Game Land--Mason Point Peninsula 12.1 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
132 Jordan Lake SRA--New Hope Overlook 16.7 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
133 Duke Forest--Hollow Rock & Hollow Rock Nature Park 17.9 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
134 University Lake, Chapel Hill 19.3 2 22 9.1% 2.5%
135 Lake Betz 7.3 8 164 4.9% 2.5%
136 Williamson Preserve 19.2 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
137 Wendell Park 22.6 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
138 Falls Lake--Rolling View 16.1 2 26 7.7% 2.1%
139 Neuse River Trail--Abbotts Creek 14.5 5 101 5.0% 2.1%
140 Jordan Game Land--Transis Camp Rd. 12.6 4 74 5.4% 2.1%
141 Harris Game Land--Upper Boat Ramp 15.5 2 27 7.4% 2.1%
142 Jordan Lake--Educational State Forest 14.7 2 27 7.4% 2.1%
143 White Deer Park 11.6 1 9 11.1% 2.0%
144 Raven Rock SP 23.9 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
145 Jordan Lake--Morgan Creek arm (seasonal mudflats) 12.6 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
146 Leigh Farm Park 14.5 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
147 Symphony Lake Greenway 4.4 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
148 Lake Crabtree Dam 3.3 3 65 4.6% 1.6%
149 Sarah P. Duke Gardens 16.8 2 36 5.6% 1.5%
150 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Rd. RR Grade 20.0 1 12 8.3% 1.5%
151 Falls Lake--Hickory Hill Boat Ramp 18.4 2 40 5.0% 1.4%
152 Falls Lake--Neuse River RR Grade (Durham Co.) 19.7 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
153 Jordan Game Land--(Lystra Rd. Bridge) Overcup Creek 14.0 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
154 Brookhaven Nature Park 6.7 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
155 Southern Community Park--Fan Branch Trail 17.1 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
156 Middle Creek Bottomlands II 24.9 1 15 6.7% 1.2%
157 Johnston Mill Nature Preserve 20.5 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
158 Falls Lake--Sandling Beach 17.5 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
159 White Oak Creek Greenway--West Side 6.7 1 18 5.6% 1.0%
160 Jordan Game Land--Audubon Platform 12.3 1 25 4.0% 0.7%
161 Falls Lake 15.1 1 27 3.7% 0.7%
162 Jordan Lake--B. Everett Jordan Dam 18.7 1 27 3.7% 0.7%
163 Blue Jay Point County Park 14.5 1 30 3.3% 0.6%
164 Harris Lake County Park 14.0 1 37 2.7% 0.5%