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Where to find Blue Jay 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 Blue Jay 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 3.9 113 129 87.6% 80.8%
2 Brian P's Yard (Private) 14.4 28 30 93.3% 78.7%
3 Baileywick Road Park 10.2 10 10 100.0% 72.2%
4 North Carolina Museum of Art--Sculpture Garden 4.6 39 46 84.8% 71.8%
5 Rocky Branch Greenway 6.4 17 19 89.5% 68.6%
6 Lake Lynn 7.7 71 105 67.6% 58.2%
7 Fred Fletcher Park 7.4 13 16 81.2% 57.0%
8 E. Carroll Joyner Park 20.6 10 12 83.3% 55.2%
9 Blackwood Farm Park 22.9 10 12 83.3% 55.2%
10 North Carolina Botanical Garden 16.0 42 63 66.7% 54.4%
11 Wendell Park 22.6 7 8 87.5% 52.9%
12 Brookhaven Nature Park 6.7 11 14 78.6% 52.4%
13 Lake Crabtree County Park 3.6 99 169 58.6% 51.0%
14 North Carolina Museum of Life and Science 17.8 17 24 70.8% 50.8%
15 AIHF Trail 8300 Health Park 10.0 8 10 80.0% 49.0%
16 Homestead Park 19.3 6 7 85.7% 48.7%
17 Schenck Forest 3.6 46 78 59.0% 47.9%
18 William B. Umstead SP--Big Lake 5.7 15 22 68.2% 47.3%
19 Neuse River Trail--Anderson Point Park 13.5 9 12 75.0% 46.8%
20 Neuse River Trail--Abbotts Creek 14.5 56 101 55.4% 45.7%
21 Bolin Creek--Adams and Craig Tracts 18.8 7 9 77.8% 45.3%
22 Hank Anderson Community Park 20.3 23 38 60.5% 44.7%
23 Falls Lake--Olive Grove Church Rd. 17.1 3 3 100.0% 43.8%
24 Jordan Lake SRA--Poplar Point 14.2 3 3 100.0% 43.8%
25 Horton Grove Nature Preserve 24.6 12 18 66.7% 43.7%
26 Durant Nature Preserve 13.3 20 34 58.8% 42.2%
27 Lake Betz 7.3 80 164 48.8% 41.2%
28 Harris Lake County Park 14.0 21 37 56.8% 40.9%
29 Lower Booker Creek Trail 17.0 7 10 70.0% 39.7%
30 Morgan Creek Trail 17.5 18 32 56.2% 39.3%
31 Mason Farm Biological Reserve 14.6 87 192 45.3% 38.4%
32 East Fork Mine Creek Trail (Bent Creek) 9.4 4 5 80.0% 37.6%
33 Chapel Hill Community Park 16.9 4 5 80.0% 37.6%
34 Yates Mill County Park 7.2 61 136 44.9% 36.7%
35 Rainbow Soccer Complex 16.2 25 50 50.0% 36.6%
36 Wilkerson Nature Preserve Park 13.6 11 19 57.9% 36.3%
37 American Tobacco Trail--New Hill-Olive Chapel Road Access 10.5 10 17 58.8% 36.0%
38 Macedonia Lake/Speight Branch Greenway 3.5 5 7 71.4% 35.9%
39 Duke Forest--Hollow Rock & Hollow Rock Nature Park 17.9 5 7 71.4% 35.9%
40 Lake Johnson Park 4.2 60 137 43.8% 35.8%
41 Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve 15.1 9 15 60.0% 35.7%
42 Turnipseed Preserve 20.5 8 13 61.5% 35.5%
43 Brumley Nature Preserve--North 22.2 94 226 41.6% 35.4%
44 Mid Pines Rd. 6.7 75 182 41.2% 34.3%
45 Hoffman Lake 2.4 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
46 Beaver Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 10.6 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
47 Historic Oakwood Cemetery 8.7 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
48 Capital Hills Drive Wetlands 13.9 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
49 Neuse River Trail--Mial Plantation Road 18.1 6 10 60.0% 31.3%
50 Bond Park 2.7 29 69 42.0% 31.1%
51 Northgate Park 17.2 3 4 75.0% 30.1%
52 Duke Forest--Gate 10 19.3 3 4 75.0% 30.1%
53 Bass Lake Park & Trail 10.7 10 20 50.0% 29.9%
54 White Oak Creek Greenway--Wetland 6.1 6 11 54.5% 28.0%
55 South Ellerbe Creek Trail 16.4 8 16 50.0% 28.0%
56 Eagle Spur Rail Trail--Stagecoach Rd. 11.9 9 19 47.4% 27.3%
57 White Deer Park 11.6 5 9 55.6% 26.7%
58 Old Bynum Bridge 20.4 20 52 38.5% 26.5%
59 Briar Chapel--Pokeberry Creek 18.2 32 90 35.6% 26.4%
60 Pullen Park 6.6 4 7 57.1% 25.0%
61 Carolina North--Tripp Farm Gate 19.7 4 7 57.1% 25.0%
62 Shiloh Greenway 5.1 4 7 57.1% 25.0%
63 North Wake Landfill Park (formerly North Wake Sanitary Landfill) 14.1 7 15 46.7% 24.8%
64 University Lake, Chapel Hill 19.3 9 22 40.9% 23.3%
65 Apex Nature Park 8.6 3 5 60.0% 23.1%
66 Strickland Park 8.9 3 5 60.0% 23.1%
67 Jordan Game Land--Transis Camp Rd. 12.6 24 74 32.4% 22.9%
68 Blue Jay Point County Park 14.5 11 30 36.7% 21.9%
69 Jordan Lake--Morgan Creek arm (seasonal mudflats) 12.6 5 11 45.5% 21.3%
70 Symphony Lake Greenway 4.4 5 11 45.5% 21.3%
71 Bolin Creek--Community Park to MLK Blvd. 17.4 14 42 33.3% 21.0%
72 Neuse River Trail--Mingo Bridge 13.6 2 3 66.7% 20.8%
73 North Carolina Museum of Art--Pond 4.7 2 3 66.7% 20.8%
74 Chatham Co. Northeast District Park 14.1 2 3 66.7% 20.8%
75 Neuse River Trail--Thornton Road 15.5 2 3 66.7% 20.8%
76 Neuse River Trail--Old Falls of Neuse 15.1 2 3 66.7% 20.8%
77 William B. Umstead SP 5.4 8 21 38.1% 20.8%
78 Crabtree Creek Greenway--Capital Blvd to Atlantic Ave 9.6 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
79 Eno River SP--The Quarry 21.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
80 Haw River--Bynum Dam 20.5 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
81 Falls Lake--Rollingview Marina 15.5 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
82 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Church Boat Ramp 14.8 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
83 Eno River SP--Cabe Lands Access 20.8 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
84 Prairie Ridge Ecostation--Bird Feeders 3.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
85 Walnut Creek Trail--Wetland Center 9.0 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
86 Duke Park 16.6 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
87 Walnut Creek Greenway between Lake Dam Rd & Gorman St 5.1 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
88 Carrboro High School 18.4 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
89 Higgins Greenway 1.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
90 Butner Game Land--H Street Fields 23.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
91 Roland E. Horne Walking Trail 23.4 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
92 Ammons Farm Rd. 24.7 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
93 Action Park 13.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
94 Shaw Lake 9.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
95 Main Street Park (Rolesville) 20.1 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
96 Martin Luther King Jr Park 19.7 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
97 Eno River SP--Continental Drive Access 21.6 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
98 Bethesda Park 11.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
99 Sandy Creek Park 16.1 58 230 25.2% 20.0%
100 Crabtree Creek Wetland--West of Raleigh Blvd. 9.8 10 29 34.5% 19.9%
101 Flat River Waterfowl Impoundment 23.4 25 89 28.1% 19.8%
102 Eno River SP--Few's Ford 23.2 9 26 34.6% 19.4%
103 Duke Forest--Korstian Division 19.6 5 12 41.7% 19.3%
104 North Carolina State University Campus 6.2 12 38 31.6% 19.1%
105 Patterson Place Constructed Wetland 16.0 24 89 27.0% 18.8%
106 Penny's Bend Nature Preserve 20.0 3 6 50.0% 18.8%
107 Eno River SP--Cole Mill/Pump Station 21.6 5 13 38.5% 17.7%
108 Lake Wheeler marshes 6.9 37 167 22.2% 16.5%
109 Falls Lake--Rolling View 16.1 8 26 30.8% 16.5%
110 17 Acre Woods 18.0 7 22 31.8% 16.4%
111 Lake Raleigh 6.0 6 18 33.3% 16.3%
112 Sarah P. Duke Gardens 16.8 10 36 27.8% 15.8%
113 Jordan Game Land--Mason Point Peninsula 12.1 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
114 Beaver Creek Greenway 7.0 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
115 Middle Creek Bottomlands II 24.9 5 15 33.3% 15.2%
116 Duke University--Wetland Center 'SWAMP' 16.4 5 15 33.3% 15.2%
117 Ritter Park 4.3 4 11 36.4% 15.2%
118 Williamson Preserve 19.2 3 8 37.5% 13.7%
119 Falls Lake--Ellerbe Creek RR Grade 19.0 33 176 18.8% 13.7%
120 Beaver Marsh 16.7 27 140 19.3% 13.6%
121 Harris Game Land--Upper Boat Ramp 15.5 7 27 25.9% 13.2%
122 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Durham Co.) 21.9 6 23 26.1% 12.5%
123 White Oak Creek Greenway--West Side 6.7 5 18 27.8% 12.5%
124 Horace Williams Tract 19.1 3 9 33.3% 12.1%
125 Dorothea Dix 6.6 3 9 33.3% 12.1%
126 Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve 4.6 5 19 26.3% 11.8%
127 William B. Umstead SP--Reedy Creek Lake 3.8 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
128 Piedmont Nature Trail 15.9 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
129 White Pines Nature Preserve 24.5 4 14 28.6% 11.7%
130 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek arm (Chatham Co) 12.0 14 78 17.9% 11.0%
131 Fearrington Village 17.5 4 15 26.7% 10.9%
132 Indian Trail Park 18.1 3 10 30.0% 10.8%
133 Apex Community Park 3.7 4 16 25.0% 10.2%
134 Brumley Nature Preserve--South 22.7 4 16 25.0% 10.2%
135 Little Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 14.5 3 11 27.3% 9.7%
136 Raven Rock SP 23.9 3 11 27.3% 9.7%
137 Brier Creek Reservoir 5.9 3 11 27.3% 9.7%
138 Inwood Rd. 7.3 3 11 27.3% 9.7%
139 Jordan Lake SRA--Seaforth 14.9 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
140 Duke University--Chapel Woods 17.1 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
141 Whippoorwill Park & Warren Creek Trail 19.4 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
142 UNC Chapel Hill--Coker Arboretum 17.2 4 17 23.5% 9.6%
143 Johnston Mill Nature Preserve 20.5 4 17 23.5% 9.6%
144 Jordan Game Land--(Big Woods Rd. Bridge) Bush Creek 14.8 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
145 Duke Forest--Gate 4 18.1 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
146 Jordan Lake--Poe's Ridge 19.9 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
147 Jordan Game Land--Cub Creek 13.7 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
148 Leesville Park 7.5 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
149 American Tobacco Trail--Woodcroft 12.3 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
150 Clayton Riverwalk--County Line to Sam's Branch Greenway 21.1 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
151 Indian Creek Greenway 3.5 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
152 American Tobacco Trail--Blackwell Street Trailhead 15.4 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
153 Jordan Game Land--Lower Little Creek 13.2 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
154 Twin Lakes Park 14.5 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
155 Pritchard Park Nature Trail 17.3 4 18 22.2% 9.0%
156 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Rd. RR Grade 20.0 3 12 25.0% 8.9%
157 Lake Crabtree Dam 3.3 10 65 15.4% 8.6%
158 Lake Wheeler 8.2 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
159 Jordan Lake SRA--New Hope Overlook 16.7 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
160 Parker Preserve 15.5 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
161 Jordan Lake--B. Everett Jordan Dam 18.7 5 27 18.5% 8.2%
162 New Hope Waterfowl Impoundment 13.8 3 13 23.1% 8.2%
163 Third Fork Creek Trail 13.6 4 20 20.0% 8.1%
164 Falls Lake--Neuse River RR Grade (Durham Co.) 19.7 3 14 21.4% 7.6%
165 Falls Lake--Dam 15.2 2 8 25.0% 7.1%
166 Lake Benson 11.9 4 24 16.7% 6.7%
167 NCSU Experimental Farm 7.1 2 9 22.2% 6.3%
168 Merritt's Pasture 16.9 2 9 22.2% 6.3%
169 Bolin Creek--Umstead Park 18.1 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
170 Carroll Howard Johnson Environmental Education Park 15.6 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
171 Jordan Lake--Educational State Forest 14.7 4 27 14.8% 5.9%
172 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek Arm (Durham Co) 12.3 7 62 11.3% 5.6%
173 UNC Chapel Hill--Battle Park 16.9 2 11 18.2% 5.1%
174 Leigh Farm Park 14.5 2 11 18.2% 5.1%
175 Duke Forest--Shepherd Nature Trail 18.7 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
176 Stagecoach Road Waterfowl Impoundment 12.2 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
177 Ephesus Park--Chapel Hill 16.3 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
178 Edna Metz Wells Park 7.1 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
179 Harris Lake--NE of New Hill-Holleman Rd. 13.3 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
180 Eastgate Park 9.5 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
181 Sims Branch Greenway 13.1 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
182 American Tobacco Trail--Massey Chapel Road 12.0 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
183 Falls Lake--Neuse River RR Grade (Granville Co) 20.0 3 23 13.0% 4.5%
184 Duke University--Reclamation Pond 17.3 3 23 13.0% 4.5%
185 Jordan Game Land--Farrington Point Boating Access 13.1 2 14 14.3% 4.0%
186 Jordan Game Land---(751 bridge) Northeast Creek 10.6 2 14 14.3% 4.0%
187 Jordan Game Land--(Lystra Rd. Bridge) Overcup Creek 14.0 2 14 14.3% 4.0%
188 Shelley Lake 8.1 4 42 9.5% 3.8%
189 Jordan Lake SRA--Parker's Creek 15.0 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
190 Falls Lake--Upper Beaverdam Reservoir 19.0 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
191 J.C. Raulston Arboretum 4.6 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
192 Clemmons Educational State Forest 18.0 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
193 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail Jimmy Rogers Road Access 15.2 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
194 Falls Lake--Sandling Beach 17.5 2 17 11.8% 3.3%
195 Jordan Lake--Farrington Point Rd Causeway 12.9 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
196 West Point on the Eno Park 20.5 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
197 Swift Creek Bluffs 5.3 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
198 Jordan Lake--Historical Data Only 15.3 2 21 9.5% 2.7%
199 Falls Lake--Hickory Hill Boat Ramp 18.4 3 40 7.5% 2.6%
200 Jordan Lake--Crosswinds Marina 13.2 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
201 Falls Lake--Beaverdam Reservoir 18.0 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
202 Lower Haw SNA--Bynum 20.3 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
203 Lake Crabtree Nature Trail--Southport Entrance 3.3 9 194 4.6% 2.5%
204 Crabtree Creek Watershed 4.7 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
205 Discovery Lake (Restricted Access) 8.2 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
206 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Point 15.0 1 12 8.3% 1.5%
207 Mary Hayes Barber Holmes Park 22.3 2 40 5.0% 1.4%
208 Southern Community Park--Fan Branch Trail 17.1 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
209 Pinehurst Drive Ponds 15.6 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
210 Maple View Farm (Birding From Roads Only) 24.1 2 58 3.4% 1.0%
211 Jordan Game Land--Audubon Platform 12.3 1 25 4.0% 0.7%