Museums and Students Team up to Save Monarch Butterflies in Idaho

Museums for Monarchs

On July 7th, 2015 our Education Specialist, Becky Hansis-O’Neill, teamed up with the Education Coordinator from the Museum of Idaho (MOI), and former Idaho Museum of Natural History

Market Lake WMA features large patches of Milkweed near water.

Market Lake WMA features large patches of Milkweed near water.

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Take a Tour on the Collection’s Side

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Hear directly from our renowned researchers and curators as they walk you through collections not on view to the public and update you on their latest research and fieldwork. Join us and take a peek at the extraordinary things that …

Plant of the week: Orogenia linearifolia (Indian Potato or Turkey Peas)

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A member of the carrot/parsley family, Orogenia is only a couple of inches tall with a root that goes much deeper. The petals are white but the anthers and the top of the ovary are dark purplish, giving the look …