Cheep Thrills is dedicated to the memory of our great friend and teacher, Rich Stallcup, who generously shared his astounding knowledge of birds, dragonflies, and all natural creatures and who also taught us the importance of striving to be what he called "good humans."
CACT is National Audubon Society's designation for
the Cheep Thrills Christmas Bird Count. It stands for "California Cheep
New! 2016 Cheep Thrills Results We extend a HUGE thank you to all the hearty souls who helped count birds in the "pleasantly miserable" weather that day (as Dave Shuford described it at the compilation dinner). Forms to download
Area leaders: Download the field
checklist from the link below and then save and print it. If you'd rather have a printed copy mailed to you then please email the compiler by Saturday 12/10/16 and include your mailing address: email@example.com.
The 2016 compilation dinner will be held at Ghiringhelli's Pizzeria in Novato.
Please pay in advance by Monday, December 12th so we can order the correct amount of food. Dinner will cost $12 per person. Drinks are not included but the restaurant has a full bar and a good selection of beer and wine. Contact the compiler for details about where to send your checks: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ghiringhelli's Pizzeria is locatedat 1535 South Novato Blvd in Novato. The restaurant is in the Nave Shopping Center next to the post office and there's plenty of parking. No setup or cleanup required!
The room will be available at 5 pm, and dinner will be served at 6pm.
Directions from the north: Exit Hwy 101 at De Long Ave in Novato. Drive west on De Long and turn left onto S. Novato Blvd. The Nave Center is about .3 mile on the right. There's a Chevron station in front.
Directions from the south: Exit Hwy 101 at Rowland Ave in Novato and drive west on Rowland. Turn right onto S. Novato Blvd. The Nave Center is about .8 mile on the left. There's a Chevron station in front.