Brigadoon State Nature Preserve
|Brigadoon State Nature Preserve|
|Location||Barren County, Kentucky|
|Area||184 acres (74.5 ha)|
With assistance from The Nature Conservancy, 92 acres (37.2 ha) of mostly mature forest was dedicated into the preserve system on March 14, 1985. Another 88 acres (35.6 ha) were dedicated on June 12, 2001. Including another 4-acre (1.6 ha) tract, a total of 184 acres (74.5 ha) are protected.
The rich woodlands contain an impressive array of spring wildflowers including several species that are considered rare or uncommon. The preserve also provides habitat for many resident and migratory birds.