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About The Nature Conservancy in Idaho
The Nature Conservancy has worked with Idaho's communities and landowners since 1965. We purchased our flagship preserve, Silver Creek, in 1976. Since then, we've helped to conserve more than 400,000 acres of iconic landscapes and habitat. Our work focuses on building lasting relationships and tangible results.
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Explore five decades of projects that made lasting impacts for Idaho’s wildlife, communities and special places.
Please join us for a series of presentations on the wildlife species of the greater Yellowstone area during February and March. More details available here.
The free public lecture series that promotes interdisciplinary inquiry about the environment returns to Boise State for another season.
Scroll through some of the best photos taken by our wildlife motion cameras across the state.
This year we are asking supporters to submit their favorite photos of Idaho wildlife and wild places. Each month we will pick our favorite and share it with you!
Can't visit in person? Take a tour via this slideshow. Thanks for visiting!
A remote camera mounted on an aspen tree at our Hall Creek Nature Preserve photographed this bear. The bear apparently displaced the camera's orientation and then decided to go to bed!
This time lapse video, composed of daily still photographs, shows a dry year in the life of The Nature Conservancy's Silver Creek Preserve near Picabo, Idaho.
From the beginning of human history, nature has played a vital role in our creative expression. Idaho artists reflect on conservation and the influence of nature on their art.