Celebrating 25 years

In addition to Raptor Fest we're partnering with the BLM and many other organizations for a lineup of events to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Morley Nelson Snake River Birds of Prey NCA.



Idaho's Largest Trash Cleanup | Saturday, April 21, 2018 | 8AM-4PM

We love our NCA, and we want everyone to see how beautiful it can be. Come be a part of something BIG, and help take care of your National Conservation Lands!  RSVP Required, and minors must be accompanied by an adult. Please bring a pair of work gloves, close-toed shoes, and dress appropriately for the weather. For more info visit the event Facebook page or RSVP today:

Biodiversity Days

  • May 5, 2018: BioCrust Day 

  • May 6, 2018: Reptile Day

  • May 19, 2018: Insect Day

 Join in iNaturalist Photo Safaris of overlooked and under-appreciated components of the NCA ecosystem. RSVP with Cory Coffman at ccoffman@blm.gov.

Botany/Geology Walk | May 20, 2018

Guided exploration of the plants and geology of the Snake RiverCanyon. RSVP with Cory Coffman at ccoffman@blm.gov.

Raptor Banding Trips (Dates TBD)

Help band western screech owletsor ferruginous hawk chicks in theNCA. RSVP with Cory Coffman at ccoffman@blm.gov

Bikes and Birds | June 2, 2018

Ride through the scenic Snake RiverValley, and pedal to power your birdwatching. RSVP with Cory Coffman at ccoffman@blm.gov

Commemoration Event (Date TBD)

Celebrate the 25th Anniversary ofthe designation of the NCA with anevening of exciting guest speakers.