Briarwood is the birthplace and home of Caroline Dormon, a world renowned naturalist, author, artist, and the first woman to be hired in the United States Forest Service. The Briarwood Nature Preserve carries on the work started by Miss Dormon by preserving wildflowers native to the south and educating the public.
216 Caroline Dorman Road, Saline, Louisiana 71070, United States
Tours can be scheduled online, through email, or by calling Curator Bayli Brossette at the number listed above. It is best to lock in your tour time by scheduling a tour to avoid overlapped tours. Please contact Bayli with any questions!
The Foundation for the Preservation of the Caroline Dormon Nature Preserve is a non-profit organization.
Written by Curator Bayli Quick, these blog posts review current and past short stories written by Caroline Dormon, Richard Johnson, and Bayli