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2009 Results: Cambridge, Massachusetts

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 68       1      
Wood Duck 1       1      
American Black Duck 4       1      
Mallard 76       1      
Hooded Merganser 1       1      
Common Merganser 12       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 8       5      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 198       6      
Herring Gull 37       3      
Great Black-backed Gull 6       2      
Rock Pigeon 157       5      
Mourning Dove 27       8      
Great Horned Owl 5       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 3       2      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 7       6      
Blue Jay 24       9      
American Crow 23       3      
Fish Crow 2       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 53       11      
Tufted Titmouse 39       8      
White-breasted Nuthatch 11       5      
American Robin 26       8      
Northern Mockingbird 8       3      
European Starling 115       2      
American Tree Sparrow 7       2      
Song Sparrow 6       2      
White-throated Sparrow 14       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 41       5      
Northern Cardinal 41       9      
Red-winged Blackbird 7       2      
House Finch 53       12      
American Goldfinch 34       8      
House Sparrow 256       9      
Total 1,376             

A total of 39 species were reported.

See a summary for Massachusetts.

This report was updated 15-Jan-2013 09:05 ET.