Birds on the Snake, watch and learn

We follow several birding photographers online and have been awed at their finds of birds in Idaho. This article gives some good information about places along the Snake River in Idaho to watch birds.

Idaho’s Snake River is a bird-watching haven Peregrine Falcon


You can also check out the Fish and Game's Idaho Birding Trail for additional birding information for around the rest of the state.


Holiday Bird Seed Sale and Wild Bird Craft

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On December 3rd, from 9 am to 4 pm the  MK Nature Center will host its fifth annual bird seed sale with proceeds from this event to benefit educational programs at the Nature Center.  Once again this year the Nature Center will be partnering with Wild Birds Unlimited to bring you quality bird seed in assorted types of locally-preferred seed which will be available in 5, 20, & 40lb bags. 

Looking for that perfect gift, the MK Nature Center Gift Shop has a wide variety of nature themed childrens books, toys, jewelry and much more.  Many of our items are made right here in Boise.

New this year, will be a make and take craft the whole family can enjoy!  From 10 am to 3 pm you can make holiday bird feeders and edible decor for wild birds to hang in your yard. This activity is free, but donations are accepted. Learn about what birds you will attract with your feeders.

Hope to see you at MK Nature Center for the holidays!