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Where to find Tree Swallow in May
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 Tree Swallow in May. 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 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail Jimmy Rogers Road Access 15.2 10 10 100.0% 72.2%
2 Falls Lake--Ellerbe Creek RR Grade 19.0 46 72 63.9% 52.4%
3 Lake Wheeler marshes 6.9 70 121 57.9% 48.9%
4 Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve 15.1 30 49 61.2% 47.2%
5 Lake Betz 7.3 138 261 52.9% 46.8%
6 Lake Crabtree Nature Trail--Southport Entrance 3.3 140 334 41.9% 36.7%
7 Bass Lake Park & Trail 10.7 37 81 45.7% 35.3%
8 Crabtree Creek Wetland--West of Raleigh Blvd. 9.8 102 264 38.6% 33.0%
9 Mid Pines Rd. 6.7 208 568 36.6% 32.8%
10 Lake Crabtree County Park 3.6 142 427 33.3% 29.0%
11 North Wake Landfill Park (formerly North Wake Sanitary Landfill) 14.1 12 26 46.2% 28.8%
12 Yates Mill County Park 7.2 163 515 31.7% 27.8%
13 Maple View Farm (Birding From Roads Only) 24.1 87 270 32.2% 26.9%
14 Jordan Game Land--(751 bridge) White Oak Creek 10.3 9 22 40.9% 23.3%
15 Jordan Lake--B. Everett Jordan Dam 18.7 17 50 34.0% 22.4%
16 Chandler's Swamp 16.9 5 11 45.5% 21.3%
17 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Mudflats 18.8 2 3 66.7% 20.8%
18 Horseshoe Road Nature Preserve 22.1 2 3 66.7% 20.8%
19 Discovery Lake (Restricted Access) 8.2 13 42 31.0% 19.1%
20 White Deer Park 11.6 12 40 30.0% 18.1%
21 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek arm (Chatham Co) 12.0 4 11 36.4% 15.2%
22 Jordan Lake SRA--Parker's Creek 15.0 5 16 31.2% 14.2%
23 Jordan Lake--Crosswinds Marina 13.2 6 22 27.3% 13.2%
24 Eagle Spur Rail Trail--Stagecoach Rd. 11.9 8 34 23.5% 12.4%
25 Harris Lake--NE of New Hill-Holleman Rd. 13.3 3 9 33.3% 12.1%
26 Jordan Lake--Educational State Forest 14.7 9 43 20.9% 11.4%
27 Bond Park 2.7 26 182 14.3% 9.9%
28 Lake Crabtree Dam 3.3 15 94 16.0% 9.9%
29 Neuse River Trail--Anderson Point Park 13.5 6 29 20.7% 9.8%
30 Old Bynum Bridge 20.4 48 387 12.4% 9.5%
31 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek Arm (Durham Co) 12.3 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
32 Jordan Game Land--Bells Church Fishing Access 12.9 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
33 Briar Chapel--Pokeberry Creek 18.2 26 208 12.5% 8.7%
34 Fearrington Village 17.5 8 53 15.1% 7.9%
35 NCSU Experimental Farm 7.1 5 29 17.2% 7.6%
36 Falls Lake--Hickory Hill Boat Ramp 18.4 5 30 16.7% 7.3%
37 Jordan Lake SRA--Poplar Point 14.2 2 8 25.0% 7.1%
38 Falls Lake--Rolling View 16.1 4 23 17.4% 7.0%
39 University Lake, Chapel Hill 19.3 4 23 17.4% 7.0%
40 Jordan Game Land--Transis Camp Rd. 12.6 7 50 14.0% 7.0%
41 Jordan Lake SRA--Vista Point 16.1 3 16 18.8% 6.6%
42 Jordan Lake SRA--New Hope Overlook 16.7 2 9 22.2% 6.3%
43 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Church Boat Ramp 14.8 2 9 22.2% 6.3%
44 Poplar Point Wastewater Ponds (Restricted Access) 13.8 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
45 Neuse River Trail--Old Falls of Neuse 15.1 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
46 American Tobacco Trail--New Hill-Olive Chapel Road Access 10.5 7 60 11.7% 5.8%
47 Jordan Lake SRA--Ebenezer Point 15.0 4 30 13.3% 5.3%
48 Falls Lake 15.1 3 20 15.0% 5.2%
49 Cape Fear River--Buckhorn Road 20.9 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
50 Jordan Game Land--(Hortons Pond Rd.) Mill Branch 11.6 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
51 Pulley Town Road Fields 22.5 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
52 Fox Road School Park and Marsh Overlook (Access ONLY after 6 pm on school days, and daylight hours on holidays and weekends) 13.8 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
53 Jordan Lake--NC Forest HQ (Model Plane Field) 14.1 2 13 15.4% 4.3%
54 Howling Cow Creamery 7.2 2 13 15.4% 4.3%
55 Jordan Game Land---(751 bridge) Northeast Creek 10.6 3 25 12.0% 4.2%
56 White Oak Creek Greenway--West Side 6.7 6 68 8.8% 4.1%
57 Schenck Forest 3.6 14 206 6.8% 4.1%
58 Beaver Creek Greenway 7.0 4 39 10.3% 4.1%
59 Jordan Lake SRA--Seaforth 14.9 2 14 14.3% 4.0%
60 Wendell Park 22.6 2 14 14.3% 4.0%
61 Apex Community Park 3.7 4 42 9.5% 3.8%
62 Crabtree Creek Watershed 4.7 3 29 10.3% 3.6%
63 Falls Lake--Dam 15.2 3 30 10.0% 3.5%
64 Lake Wheeler 8.2 2 17 11.8% 3.3%
65 Falls Lake--Sandling Beach 17.5 2 17 11.8% 3.3%
66 Neuse River Trail--Mial Plantation Road 18.1 7 105 6.7% 3.3%
67 Sandy Creek Park 16.1 29 629 4.6% 3.2%
68 Blue Jay Point County Park 14.5 4 49 8.2% 3.2%
69 Macedonia Lake/Speight Branch Greenway 3.5 7 113 6.2% 3.0%
70 Eno River SP--Pleasant Green 21.9 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
71 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Rd. RR Grade 20.0 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
72 Neuse River Trail--Milburnie Park 13.5 1 6 16.7% 3.0%
73 Lake Johnson Park 4.2 14 283 4.9% 3.0%
74 Horton Grove Nature Preserve 24.6 5 77 6.5% 2.8%
75 Flat River Waterfowl Impoundment 23.4 8 150 5.3% 2.7%
76 Haw River--Bynum Dam 20.5 2 21 9.5% 2.7%
77 Lake Lynn 7.7 8 164 4.9% 2.5%
78 Little Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 14.5 3 43 7.0% 2.4%
79 Harris Lake County Park 14.0 4 67 6.0% 2.3%
80 White Oak Creek Greenway--Wetland 6.1 2 24 8.3% 2.3%
81 South Durham WRF 13.3 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
82 Williamson Preserve 19.2 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
83 Neuse River Trail--Thornton Road 15.5 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
84 Wilkerson Nature Preserve Park 13.6 3 48 6.2% 2.1%
85 Lower Haw SNA--Bynum 20.3 3 49 6.1% 2.1%
86 Jordan Lake SRA--Visitor's Center 13.8 1 9 11.1% 2.0%
87 Prairie Ridge Ecostation--Bird Feeders 3.9 1 9 11.1% 2.0%
88 Jordan Lake--Historical Data Only 15.3 2 28 7.1% 2.0%
89 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Durham Co.) 21.9 4 82 4.9% 1.9%
90 Falls Lake--Beaverdam Reservoir 18.0 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
91 Inwood Rd. 7.3 3 58 5.2% 1.8%
92 Jordan Game Land--(Lystra Rd. Bridge) Overcup Creek 14.0 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
93 Dorothea Dix 6.6 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
94 North Carolina Museum of Life and Science 17.8 2 35 5.7% 1.6%
95 Jordan Game Land--Mason Point Peninsula 12.1 1 13 7.7% 1.4%
96 J.C. Raulston Arboretum 4.6 1 13 7.7% 1.4%
97 Shearon Harris Visitor's Center 12.7 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
98 Morgan Creek Trail 17.5 2 47 4.3% 1.2%
99 Lake Raleigh 6.0 3 93 3.2% 1.1%
100 Pinehurst Drive Ponds 15.6 2 52 3.8% 1.1%
101 Lake Benson 11.9 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
102 Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning 3.9 6 264 2.3% 1.0%
103 Clayton Riverwalk--County Line to Sam's Branch Greenway 21.1 1 18 5.6% 1.0%
104 Shelley Lake 8.1 3 109 2.8% 0.9%
105 Jordan Game Land--Audubon Platform 12.3 1 24 4.2% 0.7%
106 Jordan Game Land--Farrington Point Boating Access 13.1 1 25 4.0% 0.7%
107 Penny's Bend Nature Preserve 20.0 1 27 3.7% 0.7%
108 Symphony Lake Greenway 4.4 1 28 3.6% 0.6%
109 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Granville Co.) 21.9 1 31 3.2% 0.6%
110 Raven Rock SP 23.9 1 42 2.4% 0.4%
111 Neuse River Trail--Abbotts Creek 14.5 2 147 1.4% 0.4%
112 Harris Game Land--Upper Boat Ramp 15.5 1 48 2.1% 0.4%
113 Brian P's Yard (Private) 14.4 1 62 1.6% 0.3%
114 Mason Farm Biological Reserve 14.6 4 617 0.6% 0.3%
115 Durant Nature Preserve 13.3 1 82 1.2% 0.2%
116 Beaver Marsh 16.7 1 194 0.5% 0.1%
117 Brumley Nature Preserve--North 22.2 1 424 0.2% 0.0%