Bird Finder

Where to find Canada Goose 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 Canada Goose 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 Mid Pines Rd. 6.7 152 182 83.5% 77.4%
2 Shelley Lake 8.1 34 42 81.0% 66.7%
3 Lake Crabtree Dam 3.3 50 65 76.9% 65.4%
4 Lake Lynn 7.7 78 105 74.3% 65.2%
5 Schenck Forest 3.6 53 78 67.9% 57.0%
6 Eastgate Park 9.5 4 4 100.0% 51.0%
7 Briar Chapel--Pokeberry Creek 18.2 55 90 61.1% 50.8%
8 Pullen Park 6.6 6 7 85.7% 48.7%
9 NCSU Experimental Farm 7.1 7 9 77.8% 45.3%
10 Lake Wheeler marshes 6.9 85 167 50.9% 43.4%
11 Crabtree Creek Watershed 4.7 6 8 75.0% 40.9%
12 Baileywick Road Park 10.2 7 10 70.0% 39.7%
13 AIHF Trail 8300 Health Park 10.0 7 10 70.0% 39.7%
14 Prairie Ridge Ecostation for Wildlife Learning 3.9 61 129 47.3% 38.9%
15 Yates Mill County Park 7.2 62 136 45.6% 37.5%
16 Inwood Rd. 7.3 7 11 63.6% 35.4%
17 Hoffman Lake 2.4 2 2 100.0% 34.2%
18 Rocky Branch Greenway 6.4 10 19 52.6% 31.7%
19 Crabtree Creek Wetland--West of Raleigh Blvd. 9.8 14 29 48.3% 31.4%
20 Lake Crabtree Nature Trail--Southport Entrance 3.3 73 194 37.6% 31.1%
21 Lake Betz 7.3 61 164 37.2% 30.2%
22 Little River Fishing Facility 23.7 4 6 66.7% 30.0%
23 Maple View Farm (Birding From Roads Only) 24.1 23 58 39.7% 28.1%
24 Lake Benson 11.9 11 24 45.8% 27.9%
25 Falls Lake--Ellerbe Creek RR Grade 19.0 60 176 34.1% 27.5%
26 Patterson Place Constructed Wetland 16.0 32 89 36.0% 26.8%
27 Lake Johnson Park 4.2 46 137 33.6% 26.2%
28 Bass Lake Park & Trail 10.7 9 20 45.0% 25.8%
29 Falls Lake--Cheek Road Causeway (Durham Co.) 17.7 6 12 50.0% 25.4%
30 Pinehurst Drive Ponds 15.6 7 17 41.2% 21.6%
31 Jordan Lake--Morgan Creek arm (seasonal mudflats) 12.6 5 11 45.5% 21.3%
32 Haw River--Bynum Dam 20.5 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
33 Jordan Lake SRA--Robeson Creek Canoe Access 18.4 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
34 Butner Game Land--H Street Fields 23.2 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
35 Shaw Lake 9.9 1 1 100.0% 20.7%
36 Lake Crabtree County Park 3.6 44 169 26.0% 20.0%
37 Neuse River Trail--Anderson Point Park 13.5 5 12 41.7% 19.3%
38 Bond Park 2.7 19 69 27.5% 18.4%
39 Hank Anderson Community Park 20.3 11 38 28.9% 17.0%
40 Falls Lake--Neuse River RR Grade (Granville Co) 20.0 7 23 30.4% 15.6%
41 Sandy Creek Park 16.1 46 230 20.0% 15.3%
42 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek Arm (Durham Co) 12.3 15 62 24.2% 15.2%
43 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Mudflats 18.8 4 11 36.4% 15.2%
44 Jordan Lake--New Hope Creek arm (Chatham Co) 12.0 18 78 23.1% 15.1%
45 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Granville Co.) 21.9 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
46 American Tobacco Trail--Massey Chapel Road 12.0 2 4 50.0% 15.0%
47 Apex Community Park 3.7 5 16 31.2% 14.2%
48 Apex Nature Park 8.6 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
49 Falls Lake--Mountains-to-Sea Trail Jimmy Rogers Road Access 15.2 2 5 40.0% 11.8%
50 Beaver Marsh 16.7 23 140 16.4% 11.2%
51 University Lake, Chapel Hill 19.3 5 22 22.7% 10.1%
52 Little Creek Waterfowl Impoundment 14.5 3 11 27.3% 9.7%
53 Orange County Sportsplex Pond 24.9 2 6 33.3% 9.7%
54 Raleigh-Durham Airport Observation Deck 6.4 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
55 New Hope Bottomlands 15.5 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
56 Neuse River Trail (Historic only. Use more specific location.) 13.5 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
57 Historic Oak View Park 11.8 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
58 American Tobacco Trail--Blackwell Street Trailhead 15.4 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
59 Capital Hills Drive Wetlands 13.9 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
60 Twin Lakes Park 14.5 1 2 50.0% 9.5%
61 Lower Haw SNA--Bynum 20.3 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
62 Macedonia Lake/Speight Branch Greenway 3.5 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
63 Duke Forest--Hollow Rock & Hollow Rock Nature Park 17.9 2 7 28.6% 8.2%
64 North Wake Landfill Park (formerly North Wake Sanitary Landfill) 14.1 3 15 20.0% 7.0%
65 Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve 15.1 3 15 20.0% 7.0%
66 Jordan Game Land--Transis Camp Rd. 12.6 9 74 12.2% 6.5%
67 Dorothea Dix 6.6 2 9 22.2% 6.3%
68 Falls Lake--Olive Grove Church Rd. 17.1 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
69 Glennstone/Heron Rookery 18.4 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
70 UNC Chapel Hill--Kenan Woods 17.0 1 3 33.3% 6.1%
71 North Carolina Museum of Art--Sculpture Garden 4.6 6 46 13.0% 6.1%
72 Lake Raleigh 6.0 3 18 16.7% 5.8%
73 White Oak Creek Greenway--West Side 6.7 3 18 16.7% 5.8%
74 Horton Grove Nature Preserve 24.6 3 18 16.7% 5.8%
75 Neuse River Trail--Mial Plantation Road 18.1 2 10 20.0% 5.7%
76 Ritter Park 4.3 2 11 18.2% 5.1%
77 Symphony Lake Greenway 4.4 2 11 18.2% 5.1%
78 E. Carroll Joyner Park 20.6 2 12 16.7% 4.7%
79 Town Lake Park 23.4 1 4 25.0% 4.6%
80 Neuse River Trail--Abbotts Creek 14.5 8 101 7.9% 4.1%
81 Jordan Game Land--(Lystra Rd. Bridge) Overcup Creek 14.0 2 14 14.3% 4.0%
82 Jordan Lake SRA--Parker's Creek 15.0 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
83 William B. Umstead SP--Reedy Creek Lake 3.8 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
84 Falls Lake--Upper Beaverdam Reservoir 19.0 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
85 Carpenter Park 5.1 1 5 20.0% 3.6%
86 Blue Jay Point County Park 14.5 3 30 10.0% 3.5%
87 Eagle Spur Rail Trail--Stagecoach Rd. 11.9 2 19 10.5% 2.9%
88 Harris Lake County Park 14.0 3 37 8.1% 2.8%
89 Jordan Lake--Historical Data Only 15.3 2 21 9.5% 2.7%
90 Falls Lake--Hickory Hill Boat Ramp 18.4 3 40 7.5% 2.6%
91 Lake Wheeler 8.2 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
92 Jordan Lake--Crosswinds Marina 13.2 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
93 Falls Lake--Beaverdam Reservoir 18.0 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
94 Homestead Park 19.3 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
95 Beaver Creek Greenway 7.0 1 7 14.3% 2.6%
96 William B. Umstead SP--Big Lake 5.7 2 22 9.1% 2.5%
97 Wendell Park 22.6 1 8 12.5% 2.2%
98 Falls Lake--Rolling View 16.1 2 26 7.7% 2.1%
99 Falls Lake 15.1 2 27 7.4% 2.1%
100 White Deer Park 11.6 1 9 11.1% 2.0%
101 Old Bynum Bridge 20.4 3 52 5.8% 2.0%
102 Brian P's Yard (Private) 14.4 2 30 6.7% 1.8%
103 Discovery Lake (Restricted Access) 8.2 1 10 10.0% 1.8%
104 Mason Farm Biological Reserve 14.6 7 192 3.6% 1.8%
105 Raven Rock SP 23.9 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
106 Leigh Farm Park 14.5 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
107 White Oak Creek Greenway--Wetland 6.1 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
108 Chandler's Swamp 16.9 1 11 9.1% 1.6%
109 Sarah P. Duke Gardens 16.8 2 36 5.6% 1.5%
110 Falls Lake--Will Suitt Rd. RR Grade 20.0 1 12 8.3% 1.5%
111 Falls Lake--Neuse River RR Grade (Durham Co.) 19.7 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
112 Southern Community Park--Fan Branch Trail 17.1 1 14 7.1% 1.3%
113 Fearrington Village 17.5 1 15 6.7% 1.2%
114 Brumley Nature Preserve--South 22.7 1 16 6.2% 1.1%
115 Rainbow Soccer Complex 16.2 2 50 4.0% 1.1%
116 American Tobacco Trail--New Hill-Olive Chapel Road Access 10.5 1 17 5.9% 1.0%
117 Brumley Nature Preserve--North 22.2 5 226 2.2% 0.9%
118 Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve 4.6 1 19 5.3% 0.9%
119 Third Fork Creek Trail 13.6 1 20 5.0% 0.9%
120 Butner Game Land--Brickhouse Rd. (Durham Co.) 21.9 1 23 4.3% 0.8%
121 North Carolina Museum of Life and Science 17.8 1 24 4.2% 0.7%
122 Jordan Game Land--Audubon Platform 12.3 1 25 4.0% 0.7%
123 Flat River Waterfowl Impoundment 23.4 2 89 2.2% 0.6%