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Riverside Chat: Snow Science and the Boise Watershed.

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Peter Youngblood, hydrologist at the National Resources Conservation Service will be talking about snow science in the Boise River watershed. The NRCS uses a network of snow telemetry (Sno-Tel) sensors to understand our snow pack and determine how much water will be contributed to the river. Peter will talk about his field work, illustrate what […]


Earth Day Litter Clean Up

This year BREN and Golden Eagle Audubon will be helping Mother Earth by picking up litter around the Barber Pools. You can join us by registering at the link below.

Celebrate Idaho Gives with BREN

Join us for an evening by the river with the Boise River Enhancement Network, Golden Eagle Audubon Society, Boise Valley Fly Fishers, and Idaho Whitewater Association in support of Idaho Gives! The party will be at Kristin Armstrong Municipal Park, Sweet Gum #4 on April 29th from 6:00-9:00pm. We'll have refreshments, fly casting lessons, birding and plant tours, coloring contests, […]

Its Idaho Gives Week – Please Donate to BREN!

Idaho Gives week is May 2-5th.  This is one of our biggest fundraisers of the year and we have generous donors willing to match up to $1300.  Please help us make our match! Visit Idaho Gives or donate through this website.  Give to Boise River Enhancement Network Inc | Idaho Gives

Riverside Chat: Irrigation and Urbanization

Join BREN and Brent Orton, director of Public Works at the city of Caldwell for a Riverside Chat. We will be discussing how irrigation has changed and been affected by increased urbanization in the valley. Register at the zoom link:

Become a Master Water Steward Class

The workshop includes a 3-hour classroom session and a 4-hour hands-on field session at the Boise River. Learn about habitat, biological, chemical and physical stream assessments. $40.00. Register Here

Riverside Chat: Crayfish Mercury Project

Join us for a Riverside Chat as University of Idaho graduate student Tate Libuano discusses the Mercury Crayfish Project.  This multi-year project looks at levels of mercury in the river using crayfish.  Zoom registration link can be found here.  

Crayfish Mercury Project

BREN will once again be collaborating with the University of Idaho to collect crayfish for the mercury study.  We will be meeting Saturday August 27th to catch crayfish from the Boise River.  This is a family friendly event but be aware that these crayfish will not be returned to the river.  More info will be […]

Annual Meeting and Social Hour

Boise Library 715 S Capitol Blvd, Boise

Join BREN as we celebrate another successful year protecting the Boise River. The annual meeting will start at 6 pm at the Boise Main Library in the William F. Hayes Memorial Auditorium (first floor through the children's section). After, we will walk over to Payette Brewing where the first drink will be on us. Hope […]

Riverside Chat: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. What is it and what do they do?

Join BREN for a Riverside Chat with Marve Griffith from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.  See registration information below. When: Nov 15, 2022 12:00 PM Mountain Time (US and Canada) The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Walla Walla District, Regulatory Program is one of many missions the Walla Walla District administers within the Boise […]