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Where to find Turkey Vulture 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 Turkey Vulture 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 Jordan Lake--B. Everett Jordan Dam 18.7 25 27 92.6% 76.6%
2 Briar Chapel--Pokeberry Creek 18.2 69 90 76.7% 66.9%
3 Mid Pines Rd. 6.7 121 182 66.5% 59.3%
4 Yates Mill County Park 7.2 88 136 64.7% 56.4%
5 Wendell Park 22.6 7 8 87.5% 52.9%
6 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Durham Co.) 21.9 16 23 69.6% 49.1%
7 Jordan Lake SRA--New Hope Overlook 16.7 6 7 85.7% 48.7%
8 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Point 15.0 9 12 75.0% 46.8%
9 Neuse River Trail--Anderson Point Park 13.5 9 12 75.0% 46.8%
10 Jordan Game Land--Farrington Point Boating Access 13.1 10 14 71.4% 45.4%
11 Harris Game Land--Upper Boat Ramp 15.5 17 27 63.0% 44.2%
12 Orange County Sportsplex Pond 24.9 5 6 83.3% 43.6%
13 Harris Lake County Park 14.0 22 37 59.5% 43.5%
14 Flat River Waterfowl Impoundment 23.4 47 89 52.8% 42.5%
15 Maple View Farm (Birding From Roads Only) 24.1 32 58 55.2% 42.5%
16 Brumley Nature Preserve--North 22.2 107 226 47.3% 40.9%
17 Neuse River Trail--Abbotts Creek 14.5 48 101 47.5% 38.1%
18 Hank Anderson Community Park 20.3 20 38 52.6% 37.3%
19 Morgan Creek Trail 17.5 17 32 53.1% 36.4%
20 Jordan Lake--Crosswinds Marina 13.2 5 7 71.4% 35.9%
21 Mason Farm Biological Reserve 14.6 81 192 42.2% 35.4%
22 NCSU Experimental Farm 7.1 6 9 66.7% 35.4%
23 Brier Creek Reservoir 5.9 7 11 63.6% 35.4%
24 Walnut Creek Wetland Center 9.0 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
25 Duke Forest--Gate 4 18.1 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
26 Harris Game Land--Lower Boat Ramp 18.6 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
27 Mitchell Mill Natural Area 23.7 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
28 Historic Oakwood Cemetery 8.7 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
29 Twin Lakes Park 14.5 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
30 Patterson Place Constructed Wetland 16.0 39 89 43.8% 34.0%
31 Old Bynum Bridge 20.4 24 52 46.2% 33.3%
32 North Carolina Botanical Garden 16.0 28 63 44.4% 32.8%
33 E. Carroll Joyner Park 20.6 7 12 58.3% 32.0%
34 Lake Crabtree Dam 3.3 28 65 43.1% 31.8%
35 Neuse River Trail--Mial Plantation Road 18.1 6 10 60.0% 31.3%
36 Falls Lake--Sandling Beach 17.5 9 17 52.9% 31.0%
37 Jordan Lake--Educational State Forest 14.7 13 27 48.1% 30.7%
38 Williamson Preserve 19.2 5 8 62.5% 30.6%
39 Blue Jay Point County Park 14.5 14 30 46.7% 30.2%
40 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Granville Co.) 21.9 3 4 75.0% 30.1%
41 Jordan Lake--Farrington Point Rd Causeway 12.9 4 6 66.7% 30.0%
42 Turnipseed Preserve 20.5 7 13 53.8% 29.1%
43 Inwood Rd. 7.3 6 11 54.5% 28.0%
44 Falls Lake--Ellerbe Creek RR Grade 19.0 58 176 33.0% 26.4%
45 Lower Haw SNA--Hwy. 64 18.7 4 7 57.1% 25.0%
46 Homestead Park 19.3 4 7 57.1% 25.0%
47 North Wake Landfill Park (formerly North Wake Sanitary Landfill) 14.1 7 15 46.7% 24.8%
48 Middle Creek Bottomlands II 24.9 7 15 46.7% 24.8%
49 Fearrington Village 17.5 7 15 46.7% 24.8%
50 Brumley Nature Preserve--South 22.7 7 16 43.8% 23.1%
51 Jordan Lake SRA--Parker's Creek 15.0 3 5 60.0% 23.1%
52 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail Jimmy Rogers Road Access 15.2 3 5 60.0% 23.1%
53 Jordan Game Land--Transis Camp Rd. 12.6 24 74 32.4% 22.9%
54 Rainbow Soccer Complex 16.2 17 50 34.0% 22.4%
55 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek arm (Chatham Co) 12.0 24 78 30.8% 21.6%
56 Johnston Mill Nature Preserve 20.5 7 17 41.2% 21.6%
57 American Tobacco Trail--New Hill-Olive Chapel Road Access 10.5 7 17 41.2% 21.6%
58 Durant Nature Preserve 13.3 12 34 35.3% 21.5%
59 Leigh Farm Park 14.5 5 11 45.5% 21.3%
60 Chandler's Swamp 16.9 5 11 45.5% 21.3%
61 Lake Betz 7.3 45 164 27.4% 21.2%
62 Lake Crabtree County Park 3.6 46 169 27.2% 21.1%
63 Falls Lake--Olive Grove Church Rd. 17.1 2 3 66.7% 20.8%
64 Haw River--Bynum Dam 20.5 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
65 Falls Lake--Rollingview Marina 15.5 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
66 Cape Fear River--Buckhorn Road 20.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
67 Jordan Game Land--(Hortons Pond Rd.) Mill Branch 11.6 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
68 Jordan Lake SRA--Robeson Creek Canoe Access 18.4 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
69 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Church Boat Ramp 14.8 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
70 Higgins Greenway 1.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
71 Roland E. Horne Walking Trail 23.4 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
72 Neuse River Trail--Auburn Knightdale Road 15.6 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
73 Action Park 13.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
74 Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve 15.1 6 15 40.0% 19.8%
75 Blackwood Farm Park 22.9 5 12 41.7% 19.3%
76 Brian P's Yard (Private) 14.4 10 30 33.3% 19.2%
77 Falls Lake--Neuse River RR Grade (Granville Co) 20.0 8 23 34.8% 18.8%
78 Lake Wheeler marshes 6.9 41 167 24.6% 18.6%
79 Sandy Creek Park 16.1 54 230 23.5% 18.5%
80 Lake Lynn 7.7 26 105 24.8% 17.5%
81 Jordan Game Land--Audubon Platform 12.3 8 25 32.0% 17.2%
82 Lake Raleigh 6.0 6 18 33.3% 16.3%
83 White Oak Creek Greenway--West Side 6.7 6 18 33.3% 16.3%
84 Lower Haw SNA--Bynum 20.3 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
85 Jordan Game Land--Mason Point Peninsula 12.1 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
86 Jordan Game Land--(751 bridge) White Oak Creek 10.3 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
87 Shiloh Greenway 5.1 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
88 Parker Preserve 15.5 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
89 Jordan Lake--Morgan Creek arm (seasonal mudflats) 12.6 4 11 36.4% 15.2%
90 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Mudflats 18.8 4 11 36.4% 15.2%
91 Schenck Forest 3.6 18 78 23.1% 15.1%
92 Ephesus Park--Chapel Hill 16.3 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
93 Harris Lake--NE of New Hill-Holleman Rd. 13.3 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
94 Bass Lake Park & Trail 10.7 6 20 30.0% 14.5%
95 Third Fork Creek Trail 13.6 6 20 30.0% 14.5%
96 Falls Lake--Rolling View 16.1 7 26 26.9% 13.7%
97 Falls Lake--Hickory Hill Boat Ramp 18.4 9 40 22.5% 12.3%
98 Merritt's Pasture 16.9 3 9 33.3% 12.1%
99 Lake Crabtree Nature Trail--Southport Entrance 3.3 32 194 16.5% 11.9%
100 Falls Lake--Upper Beaverdam Reservoir 19.0 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
101 J.C. Raulston Arboretum 4.6 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
102 Jordan Game Land---(751 bridge) Northeast Creek 10.6 4 14 28.6% 11.7%
103 Jordan Game Land--(Lystra Rd. Bridge) Overcup Creek 14.0 4 14 28.6% 11.7%
104 UNC Chapel Hill--Battle Park 16.9 3 11 27.3% 9.7%
105 Symphony Lake Greenway 4.4 3 11 27.3% 9.7%
106 White Oak Creek Greenway--Wetland 6.1 3 11 27.3% 9.7%
107 Jordan Lake SRA--Seaforth 14.9 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
108 Penny's Bend Nature Preserve 20.0 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
109 Raleigh-Durham Airport Observation Deck 6.4 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
110 Barksdale Drive Greenway 9.9 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
111 Hoffman Lake 2.4 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
112 Heritage Lake 19.2 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
113 Historic Oak View Park 11.8 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
114 Jordan Lake--Poe's Ridge 19.9 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
115 Jordan Game Land--Cub Creek 13.7 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
116 Robertson Millpond Preserve 20.7 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
117 Clayton Riverwalk--County Line to Sam's Branch Greenway 21.1 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
118 Indian Creek Greenway 3.5 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
119 North Carolina Museum of Life and Science 17.8 5 24 20.8% 9.2%
120 Bond Park 2.7 11 69 15.9% 9.1%
121 North Carolina Museum of Art--Sculpture Garden 4.6 8 46 17.4% 9.1%
122 Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning 3.9 18 129 14.0% 9.0%
123 Horton Grove Nature Preserve 24.6 4 18 22.2% 9.0%
124 Pritchard Park Nature Trail 17.3 4 18 22.2% 9.0%
125 Falls Lake--Cheek Road Causeway (Durham Co.) 17.7 3 12 25.0% 8.9%
126 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Rd. RR Grade 20.0 3 12 25.0% 8.9%
127 Wilkerson Nature Preserve Park 13.6 4 19 21.1% 8.5%
128 Eno River SP--Few's Ford 23.2 5 26 19.2% 8.5%
129 Pullen Park 6.6 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
130 Falls Lake--Beaverdam Reservoir 18.0 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
131 Carolina North--Tripp Farm Gate 19.7 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
132 Jordan Lake--Historical Data Only 15.3 4 21 19.0% 7.7%
133 Crabtree Creek Wetland--West of Raleigh Blvd. 9.8 5 29 17.2% 7.6%
134 Falls Lake--Neuse River RR Grade (Durham Co.) 19.7 3 14 21.4% 7.6%
135 Lake Johnson Park 4.2 16 137 11.7% 7.3%
136 William B. Umstead SP--Big Lake 5.7 4 22 18.2% 7.3%
137 Shelley Lake 8.1 6 42 14.3% 6.7%
138 Bolin Creek--Community Park to MLK Blvd. 17.4 6 42 14.3% 6.7%
139 Dorothea Dix 6.6 2 9 22.2% 6.3%
140 Jordan Lake--NC Forest HQ (Model Plane Field) 14.1 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
141 Jordan Lake SRA--Poplar Point 14.2 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
142 Glennstone/Heron Rookery 18.4 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
143 Neuse River Trail--Mingo Bridge 13.6 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
144 North Carolina Museum of Art--Pond 4.7 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
145 Chatham Co. Northeast District Park 14.1 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
146 Bolin Creek--Umstead Park 18.1 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
147 Neuse River Trail--Thornton Road 15.5 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
148 Neuse River Trail--Old Falls of Neuse 15.1 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
149 Carroll Howard Johnson Environmental Education Park 15.6 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
150 Sarah P. Duke Gardens 16.8 5 36 13.9% 6.1%
151 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek Arm (Durham Co) 12.3 7 62 11.3% 5.6%
152 Eagle Spur Rail Trail--Stagecoach Rd. 11.9 3 19 15.8% 5.5%
153 Raven Rock SP 23.9 2 11 18.2% 5.1%
154 William B. Umstead SP 5.4 3 21 14.3% 5.0%
155 Stagecoach Road Waterfowl Impoundment 12.2 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
156 Town Lake Park 23.4 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
157 Beaver Marsh 16.7 11 140 7.9% 4.4%
158 Lake Benson 11.9 3 24 12.5% 4.3%
159 New Hope Waterfowl Impoundment 13.8 2 13 15.4% 4.3%
160 Eno River SP--Cole Mill/Pump Station 21.6 2 13 15.4% 4.3%
161 North Carolina State University Campus 6.2 4 38 10.5% 4.2%
162 Duke University--Wetland Center 'SWAMP' 16.4 2 15 13.3% 3.7%
163 William B. Umstead SP--Reedy Creek Lake 3.8 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
164 Clemmons Educational State Forest 18.0 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
165 Apex Nature Park 8.6 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
166 Carpenter Park 5.1 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
167 Chapel Hill Community Park 16.9 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
168 Fred Fletcher Park 7.4 2 16 12.5% 3.5%
169 South Ellerbe Creek Trail 16.4 2 16 12.5% 3.5%
170 Apex Community Park 3.7 2 16 12.5% 3.5%
171 UNC Chapel Hill--Coker Arboretum 17.2 2 17 11.8% 3.3%
172 Pinehurst Drive Ponds 15.6 2 17 11.8% 3.3%
173 Swift Creek Bluffs 5.3 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
174 Duke University--Chapel Woods 17.1 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
175 DO NOT USE--Historical Only for Brumley Nature Preserve 22.4 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
176 Lake Wheeler 8.2 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
177 Macedonia Lake/Speight Branch Greenway 3.5 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
178 Duke Forest--Hollow Rock & Hollow Rock Nature Park 17.9 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
179 Beaver Creek Greenway 7.0 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
180 17 Acre Woods 18.0 2 22 9.1% 2.5%
181 Crabtree Creek Watershed 4.7 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
182 Duke University--East Campus 16.6 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
183 Horace Williams Tract 19.1 1 9 11.1% 2.0%
184 Bolin Creek--Adams and Craig Tracts 18.8 1 9 11.1% 2.0%
185 White Deer Park 11.6 1 9 11.1% 2.0%
186 Baileywick Road Park 10.2 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
187 AIHF Trail 8300 Health Park 10.0 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
188 Lower Booker Creek Trail 17.0 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
189 Little Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 14.5 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
190 Duke Forest--Korstian Division 19.6 1 12 8.3% 1.5%
191 White Pines Nature Preserve 24.5 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
192 Brookhaven Nature Park 6.7 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
193 Southern Community Park--Fan Branch Trail 17.1 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
194 University Lake, Chapel Hill 19.3 1 22 4.5% 0.8%
195 Duke University--Reclamation Pond 17.3 1 23 4.3% 0.8%