Idaho Department of Fish and Game MK Nature Center, Boise, ID Video January 24, 2022, 11:09pm

Videos by Idaho Department of Fish and Game MK Nature Center in Boise. The Morrison Knudsen Nature Center offers a one-of-a-kind fish and wildlife experience on a 4.6-acre site along the Boise River Greenbelt near downtown Boise. The Nature Center's stream walk and education building provide a glimpse of Idaho.

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As the day warms, the bees become more active. Quite a few workers are returning with the bright orange pollen you can ...

The juvenile mink were out exploring, playing, and doing a little bickering first thing this morning. These members of ...

The bees have formed a bee beard. This behavior helps ventilate the hive on warm days.

Here’s the observation hive entrance as the bees were swarming. Not all bees leave during a swarm. The hive still has ...

The observation hive has swarmed! Here you can see and hear the cloud of bees. They are beginning to cluster high in t...

Here’s a view inside the observation hive of a worker doing a waggle dance. This bee-havior tells other workers about a...

Our bees are busy gathering pollen and nectar from flowers at the nature center and beyond.

The bees have moved into the observation hive!

Here’s some information about an intervention we did to boost our observation hive here at the nature center.

This song sparrow is both vigorously defending his territory and hoping to impress the girls. Song sparrows are common ...

It’s warming up! The crayfish are out.

Spawning trout can be seen actively protecting their nest at the Nature Center! Nests are usually oval and the rocks are...

Great Blue Heron trying to swallow a rainbow trout.

Great Blue Heron fishing

The birds have been quite active this afternoon. These cedar waxwings were drinking and bathing in a tiny pool along th...

A brief glimpse of a mink on a mission this morning. Their thick coats keep them warm even when swimming in the chilly ...

One of the nature center staff found this mink taking a swim in the Alpine Lake. They are equally agile on land and in ...