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Where to find Mallard 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 Mallard 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 Lake Crabtree Dam 3.3 53 65 81.5% 70.4%
2 Bass Lake Park & Trail 10.7 18 20 90.0% 69.9%
3 Crabtree Creek Wetland--West of Raleigh Blvd. 9.8 25 29 86.2% 69.4%
4 Crabtree Creek Watershed 4.7 7 8 87.5% 52.9%
5 Lake Wheeler marshes 6.9 100 167 59.9% 52.3%
6 Symphony Lake Greenway 4.4 9 11 81.8% 52.3%
7 Shelley Lake 8.1 26 42 61.9% 46.8%
8 Lake Lynn 7.7 58 105 55.2% 45.7%
9 Chandler's Swamp 16.9 8 11 72.7% 43.4%
10 Lake Benson 11.9 14 24 58.3% 38.8%
11 Apex Community Park 3.7 10 16 62.5% 38.6%
12 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail Jimmy Rogers Road Access 15.2 4 5 80.0% 37.6%
13 Lake Crabtree County Park 3.6 69 169 40.8% 33.7%
14 Schenck Forest 3.6 34 78 43.6% 33.1%
15 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek arm (Chatham Co) 12.0 33 78 42.3% 32.0%
16 William B. Umstead SP--Big Lake 5.7 11 22 50.0% 30.7%
17 Bond Park 2.7 28 69 40.6% 29.8%
18 Lake Johnson Park 4.2 51 137 37.2% 29.6%
19 Brier Creek Reservoir 5.9 6 11 54.5% 28.0%
20 Lake Betz 7.3 56 164 34.1% 27.3%
21 Lake Crabtree Nature Trail--Southport Entrance 3.3 65 194 33.5% 27.2%
22 Jordan Lake--Morgan Creek arm (seasonal mudflats) 12.6 5 11 45.5% 21.3%
23 Walnut Creek Trail--Wetland Center 9.0 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
24 Falls Lake--Ellerbe Creek RR Grade 19.0 44 176 25.0% 19.2%
25 Hank Anderson Community Park 20.3 12 38 31.6% 19.1%
26 Sandy Creek Park 16.1 55 230 23.9% 18.9%
27 Patterson Place Constructed Wetland 16.0 22 89 24.7% 16.9%
28 Discovery Lake (Restricted Access) 8.2 4 10 40.0% 16.8%
29 Lake Wheeler 8.2 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
30 Pullen Park 6.6 3 7 42.9% 15.8%
31 Eastgate Park 9.5 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
32 North Carolina Museum of Life and Science 17.8 7 24 29.2% 14.9%
33 Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning 3.9 27 129 20.9% 14.8%
34 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek Arm (Durham Co) 12.3 13 62 21.0% 12.7%
35 Eagle Spur Rail Trail--Stagecoach Rd. 11.9 5 19 26.3% 11.8%
36 Carpenter Park 5.1 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
37 Jordan Lake--Farrington Point Rd Causeway 12.9 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
38 Orange County Sportsplex Pond 24.9 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
39 Hoffman Lake 2.4 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
40 Indian Creek Greenway 3.5 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
41 Capital Hills Drive Wetlands 13.9 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
42 Jordan Game Land--(751 bridge) White Oak Creek 10.3 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
43 Macedonia Lake/Speight Branch Greenway 3.5 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
44 Jordan Game Land---(751 bridge) Northeast Creek 10.6 3 14 21.4% 7.6%
45 Falls Lake--Neuse River RR Grade (Granville Co) 20.0 4 23 17.4% 7.0%
46 Duke University--Reclamation Pond 17.3 4 23 17.4% 7.0%
47 Fred Fletcher Park 7.4 3 16 18.8% 6.6%
48 NCSU Experimental Farm 7.1 2 9 22.2% 6.3%
49 White Deer Park 11.6 2 9 22.2% 6.3%
50 Pinehurst Drive Ponds 15.6 3 17 17.6% 6.2%
51 Jordan Lake--NC Forest HQ (Model Plane Field) 14.1 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
52 Crowder District Park 6.8 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
53 Neuse River Trail--Old Falls of Neuse 15.1 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
54 Baileywick Road Park 10.2 2 10 20.0% 5.7%
55 Jordan Game Land--Transis Camp Rd. 12.6 7 74 9.5% 4.7%
56 Sarah P. Duke Gardens 16.8 4 36 11.1% 4.4%
57 Briar Chapel--Pokeberry Creek 18.2 7 90 7.8% 3.8%
58 William B. Umstead SP--Reedy Creek Lake 3.8 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
59 Jordan Lake SRA--Seaforth 14.9 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
60 Rocky Branch Greenway 6.4 2 19 10.5% 2.9%
61 Jordan Lake--Historical Data Only 15.3 2 21 9.5% 2.7%
62 Jordan Game Land--Mason Point Peninsula 12.1 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
63 Beaver Creek Greenway 7.0 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
64 Yates Mill County Park 7.2 7 136 5.1% 2.5%
65 Flat River Waterfowl Impoundment 23.4 5 89 5.6% 2.4%
66 North Carolina Museum of Art--Sculpture Garden 4.6 3 46 6.5% 2.2%
67 AIHF Trail 8300 Health Park 10.0 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
68 Maple View Farm (Birding From Roads Only) 24.1 3 58 5.2% 1.8%
69 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Mudflats 18.8 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
70 Inwood Rd. 7.3 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
71 White Oak Creek Greenway--Wetland 6.1 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
72 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Point 15.0 1 12 8.3% 1.5%
73 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Rd. RR Grade 20.0 1 12 8.3% 1.5%
74 Neuse River Trail--Anderson Point Park 13.5 1 12 8.3% 1.5%
75 E. Carroll Joyner Park 20.6 1 12 8.3% 1.5%
76 Falls Lake--Hickory Hill Boat Ramp 18.4 2 40 5.0% 1.4%
77 New Hope Waterfowl Impoundment 13.8 1 13 7.7% 1.4%
78 Eno River SP--Cole Mill/Pump Station 21.6 1 13 7.7% 1.4%
79 Turnipseed Preserve 20.5 1 13 7.7% 1.4%
80 Jordan Game Land--Farrington Point Boating Access 13.1 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
81 Falls Lake--Neuse River RR Grade (Durham Co.) 19.7 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
82 Duke University--Wetland Center 'SWAMP' 16.4 1 15 6.7% 1.2%
83 Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve 15.1 1 15 6.7% 1.2%
84 Beaver Marsh 16.7 4 140 2.9% 1.1%
85 American Tobacco Trail--New Hill-Olive Chapel Road Access 10.5 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
86 Lake Raleigh 6.0 1 18 5.6% 1.0%
87 White Oak Creek Greenway--West Side 6.7 1 18 5.6% 1.0%
88 William B. Umstead SP 5.4 1 21 4.8% 0.8%
89 Blue Jay Point County Park 14.5 1 30 3.3% 0.6%
90 Mid Pines Rd. 6.7 3 182 1.6% 0.6%
91 Durant Nature Preserve 13.3 1 34 2.9% 0.5%
92 Harris Lake County Park 14.0 1 37 2.7% 0.5%
93 North Carolina State University Campus 6.2 1 38 2.6% 0.5%
94 Brumley Nature Preserve--North 22.2 1 226 0.4% 0.1%