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Where to find Ruby-throated Hummingbird 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 Ruby-throated Hummingbird 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 Brian P's Yard (Private) 14.4 30 30 100.0% 88.6%
2 Flat River Waterfowl Impoundment 23.4 69 89 77.5% 67.8%
3 Briar Chapel--Pokeberry Creek 18.2 69 90 76.7% 66.9%
4 Wilkerson Nature Preserve Park 13.6 16 19 84.2% 62.4%
5 Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning 3.9 91 129 70.5% 62.2%
6 AIHF Trail 8300 Health Park 10.0 9 10 90.0% 59.6%
7 North Carolina Botanical Garden 16.0 43 63 68.3% 56.0%
8 North Carolina Museum of Art--Sculpture Garden 4.6 31 46 67.4% 53.0%
9 Wendell Park 22.6 7 8 87.5% 52.9%
10 UNC Chapel Hill--Coker Arboretum 17.2 13 17 76.5% 52.7%
11 Brumley Nature Preserve--North 22.2 132 226 58.4% 51.9%
12 Mason Farm Biological Reserve 14.6 109 192 56.8% 49.7%
13 Yates Mill County Park 7.2 77 136 56.6% 48.2%
14 Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve 15.1 11 15 73.3% 48.0%
15 Penny's Bend Nature Preserve 20.0 5 6 83.3% 43.6%
16 Old Bynum Bridge 20.4 29 52 55.8% 42.3%
17 Rainbow Soccer Complex 16.2 28 50 56.0% 42.3%
18 Lake Lynn 7.7 53 105 50.5% 41.1%
19 Sandy Creek Park 16.1 107 230 46.5% 40.2%
20 Pritchard Park Nature Trail 17.3 11 18 61.1% 38.6%
21 Bond Park 2.7 34 69 49.3% 37.8%
22 J.C. Raulston Arboretum 4.6 4 5 80.0% 37.6%
23 Mary Hayes Barber Holmes Park 22.3 21 40 52.5% 37.5%
24 Falls Lake--Ellerbe Creek RR Grade 19.0 77 176 43.8% 36.6%
25 Fearrington Village 17.5 9 15 60.0% 35.7%
26 North Carolina Museum of Life and Science 17.8 13 24 54.2% 35.1%
27 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Durham Co.) 21.9 12 23 52.2% 33.0%
28 Sarah P. Duke Gardens 16.8 17 36 47.2% 32.0%
29 William B. Umstead SP--Big Lake 5.7 11 22 50.0% 30.7%
30 Lake Betz 7.3 61 164 37.2% 30.2%
31 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Granville Co.) 21.9 3 4 75.0% 30.1%
32 Horton Grove Nature Preserve 24.6 9 18 50.0% 29.0%
33 Mid Pines Rd. 6.7 64 182 35.2% 28.6%
34 Lake Crabtree County Park 3.6 59 169 34.9% 28.1%
35 Raven Rock SP 23.9 6 11 54.5% 28.0%
36 Brumley Nature Preserve--South 22.7 8 16 50.0% 28.0%
37 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek arm (Chatham Co) 12.0 29 78 37.2% 27.3%
38 Lake Crabtree Nature Trail--Southport Entrance 3.3 65 194 33.5% 27.2%
39 Bolin Creek--Adams and Craig Tracts 18.8 5 9 55.6% 26.7%
40 Jordan Game Land--Transis Camp Rd. 12.6 27 74 36.5% 26.4%
41 E. Carroll Joyner Park 20.6 6 12 50.0% 25.4%
42 Blackwood Farm Park 22.9 6 12 50.0% 25.4%
43 Schenck Forest 3.6 26 78 33.3% 23.9%
44 Lower Booker Creek Trail 17.0 5 10 50.0% 23.7%
45 Fred Fletcher Park 7.4 7 16 43.8% 23.1%
46 Eno River SP--Few's Ford 23.2 10 26 38.5% 22.4%
47 Falls Lake--Neuse River RR Grade (Granville Co) 20.0 9 23 39.1% 22.2%
48 Blue Jay Point County Park 14.5 11 30 36.7% 21.9%
49 Williamson Preserve 19.2 4 8 50.0% 21.5%
50 Falls Lake--Olive Grove Church Rd. 17.1 2 3 66.7% 20.8%
51 Neuse River Trail--Thornton Road 15.5 2 3 66.7% 20.8%
52 Eno River SP--Pleasant Green 21.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
53 Jordan Lake SRA--Robeson Creek Canoe Access 18.4 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
54 Duke Forest--Gate 12 19.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
55 Prairie Ridge Ecostation--Bird Feeders 3.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
56 Eno River--Pleasant Green to Cole Mill 21.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
57 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail South of Cheek Rd. 17.4 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
58 Lassiter Mill Historical Park 7.7 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
59 Butner Game Land--H Street Fields 23.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
60 Shaw Lake 9.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
61 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Rd. RR Grade 20.0 5 12 41.7% 19.3%
62 Neuse River Trail--Anderson Point Park 13.5 5 12 41.7% 19.3%
63 Durant Nature Preserve 13.3 11 34 32.4% 19.1%
64 Patterson Place Constructed Wetland 16.0 23 89 25.8% 17.9%
65 Crabtree Creek Wetland--West of Raleigh Blvd. 9.8 9 29 31.0% 17.3%
66 Shelley Lake 8.1 12 42 28.6% 17.2%
67 17 Acre Woods 18.0 7 22 31.8% 16.4%
68 Maple View Farm (Birding From Roads Only) 24.1 15 58 25.9% 16.3%
69 Southern Community Park--Fan Branch Trail 17.1 5 14 35.7% 16.3%
70 Lake Raleigh 6.0 6 18 33.3% 16.3%
71 White Oak Creek Greenway--West Side 6.7 6 18 33.3% 16.3%
72 Jordan Lake--B. Everett Jordan Dam 18.7 8 27 29.6% 15.9%
73 Lower Haw SNA--Bynum 20.3 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
74 Homestead Park 19.3 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
75 Lake Crabtree Dam 3.3 16 65 24.6% 15.8%
76 Middle Creek Bottomlands II 24.9 5 15 33.3% 15.2%
77 Duke University--Wetland Center 'SWAMP' 16.4 5 15 33.3% 15.2%
78 White Oak Creek Greenway--Wetland 6.1 4 11 36.4% 15.2%
79 Duke Forest--Gate 10 19.3 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
80 Bass Lake Park & Trail 10.7 6 20 30.0% 14.5%
81 Morgan Creek Trail 17.5 8 32 25.0% 13.3%
82 Turnipseed Preserve 20.5 4 13 30.8% 12.7%
83 Lake Johnson Park 4.2 25 137 18.2% 12.7%
84 Horace Williams Tract 19.1 3 9 33.3% 12.1%
85 Dorothea Dix 6.6 3 9 33.3% 12.1%
86 Apex Nature Park 8.6 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
87 Neuse River Trail--Mial Plantation Road 18.1 3 10 30.0% 10.8%
88 Jordan Lake--Educational State Forest 14.7 6 27 22.2% 10.6%
89 South Ellerbe Creek Trail 16.4 4 16 25.0% 10.2%
90 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Mudflats 18.8 3 11 27.3% 9.7%
91 Orange County Sportsplex Pond 24.9 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
92 Jordan Game Land--(Big Woods Rd. Bridge) Bush Creek 14.8 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
93 Hoffman Lake 2.4 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
94 Walnut Creek Wetland Center 9.0 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
95 Beaver Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 10.6 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
96 American Tobacco Trail--Woodcroft 12.3 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
97 Clayton Riverwalk--County Line to Sam's Branch Greenway 21.1 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
98 Twin Lakes Park 14.5 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
99 Neuse River Trail--Abbotts Creek 14.5 15 101 14.9% 9.2%
100 Eagle Spur Rail Trail--Stagecoach Rd. 11.9 4 19 21.1% 8.5%
101 Jordan Lake--Crosswinds Marina 13.2 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
102 Beaver Creek Greenway 7.0 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
103 New Hope Waterfowl Impoundment 13.8 3 13 23.1% 8.2%
104 Eno River SP--Cole Mill/Pump Station 21.6 3 13 23.1% 8.2%
105 Third Fork Creek Trail 13.6 4 20 20.0% 8.1%
106 Jordan Game Land---(751 bridge) Northeast Creek 10.6 3 14 21.4% 7.6%
107 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek Arm (Durham Co) 12.3 8 62 12.9% 6.7%
108 Apex Community Park 3.7 3 16 18.8% 6.6%
109 White Deer Park 11.6 2 9 22.2% 6.3%
110 Johnston Mill Nature Preserve 20.5 3 17 17.6% 6.2%
111 American Tobacco Trail--New Hill-Olive Chapel Road Access 10.5 3 17 17.6% 6.2%
112 Jordan Lake--NC Forest HQ (Model Plane Field) 14.1 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
113 Jordan Lake SRA--Poplar Point 14.2 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
114 Neuse River Trail--Mingo Bridge 13.6 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
115 Jordan Lake--Marthas Chapel Pulloff 12.6 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
116 Chatham Co. Northeast District Park 14.1 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
117 Indian Trail Park 18.1 2 10 20.0% 5.7%
118 Baileywick Road Park 10.2 2 10 20.0% 5.7%
119 Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve 4.6 3 19 15.8% 5.5%
120 Little Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 14.5 2 11 18.2% 5.1%
121 Leigh Farm Park 14.5 2 11 18.2% 5.1%
122 Symphony Lake Greenway 4.4 2 11 18.2% 5.1%
123 Lake Wheeler marshes 6.9 14 167 8.4% 5.1%
124 William B. Umstead SP 5.4 3 21 14.3% 5.0%
125 University Lake, Chapel Hill 19.3 3 22 13.6% 4.7%
126 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Point 15.0 2 12 16.7% 4.7%
127 Ephesus Park--Chapel Hill 16.3 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
128 Edna Metz Wells Park 7.1 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
129 Harris Lake--NE of New Hill-Holleman Rd. 13.3 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
130 Eastgate Park 9.5 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
131 Lake Benson 11.9 3 24 12.5% 4.3%
132 Harris Lake County Park 14.0 4 37 10.8% 4.3%
133 White Pines Nature Preserve 24.5 2 14 14.3% 4.0%
134 Jordan Game Land--(Lystra Rd. Bridge) Overcup Creek 14.0 2 14 14.3% 4.0%
135 Falls Lake--Hickory Hill Boat Ramp 18.4 4 40 10.0% 4.0%
136 Harris Game Land--Upper Boat Ramp 15.5 3 27 11.1% 3.9%
137 Jordan Lake SRA--Parker's Creek 15.0 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
138 Falls Lake--Upper Beaverdam Reservoir 19.0 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
139 East Fork Mine Creek Trail (Bent Creek) 9.4 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
140 Carpenter Park 5.1 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
141 Piedmont Nature Trail 15.9 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
142 Chapel Hill Community Park 16.9 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
143 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail Jimmy Rogers Road Access 15.2 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
144 Jordan Lake SRA--Seaforth 14.9 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
145 West Point on the Eno Park 20.5 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
146 Whippoorwill Park & Warren Creek Trail 19.4 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
147 DO NOT USE--Historical Only for Brumley Nature Preserve 22.4 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
148 Beaver Marsh 16.7 8 140 5.7% 2.9%
149 Hank Anderson Community Park 20.3 3 38 7.9% 2.7%
150 Jordan Lake--Historical Data Only 15.3 2 21 9.5% 2.7%
151 Pullen Park 6.6 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
152 Lower Haw SNA--Hwy. 64 18.7 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
153 Jordan Lake SRA--New Hope Overlook 16.7 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
154 Macedonia Lake/Speight Branch Greenway 3.5 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
155 Carolina North--Tripp Farm Gate 19.7 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
156 Shiloh Greenway 5.1 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
157 Bolin Creek--Community Park to MLK Blvd. 17.4 3 42 7.1% 2.5%
158 Falls Lake--Dam 15.2 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
159 Crabtree Creek Watershed 4.7 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
160 Jordan Game Land--Audubon Platform 12.3 2 25 8.0% 2.2%
161 Ritter Park 4.3 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
162 Jordan Lake--Morgan Creek arm (seasonal mudflats) 12.6 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
163 UNC Chapel Hill--Battle Park 16.9 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
164 Falls Lake--Cheek Road Causeway (Durham Co.) 17.7 1 12 8.3% 1.5%
165 North Carolina State University Campus 6.2 2 38 5.3% 1.5%
166 Jordan Game Land--Farrington Point Boating Access 13.1 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
167 Brookhaven Nature Park 6.7 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
168 North Wake Landfill Park (formerly North Wake Sanitary Landfill) 14.1 1 15 6.7% 1.2%
169 Falls Lake--Sandling Beach 17.5 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
170 Rocky Branch Greenway 6.4 1 19 5.3% 0.9%
171 Duke University--Reclamation Pond 17.3 1 23 4.3% 0.8%
172 Falls Lake--Rolling View 16.1 1 26 3.8% 0.7%
173 Falls Lake 15.1 1 27 3.7% 0.7%