Briarwood Nature Preserve
CHECK YOUR CHOICE OF MEMBERSHIP
Orchid - $1,000.00 Name:___________________________________________
Iris - $500.00
Magnolia– $250.00 Address:_________________________________________
Family – $35.00
Individual - $25.00 City____________________State__________Zip________
The Caroline Dormon Nature Preserve is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization which relies solely on memberships, tours and donations for funding to support the day to day operations of the preserve.
Your tax deductible membership will allow The Foundation for the Preservation of the Caroline Dormon Nature Preserve Inc. to achieve our goals which are:
To protect Briarwood’s old growth forest.
To protect Caroline Dormon’s botanical collection of plants and continue to add new species.
To insure the protection of the rare and endangered plants at Briarwood.
To provide a safe habitat for our wildlife.
To make Briarwood available for educational studies.
To educate people as to the necessity of preserving an entire ecosystem and the importance of biodiversity.
To teach the value of native plants in the landscape and their potential for medical use
To stimulate the interests of our youth in the natural world.
To preserve Briarwood for future generations to enjoy.
Please help ensure the future of Briarwood with your membership
Become a member of the Friends of the Caroline Dormon Nature Preserve
See membership level information on the reverse of this page for the benefits associated with your membership.
Make your check payable to Caroline Dormon Nature Preserve and mail to:
The Foundation for the Preservation of the Caroline Dormon Nature Preserve, Inc.
P.O. Box 226
Natchitoches, Louisiana 71458-0226
Tax Identification Number: 23-7132458 Caroline Dormon Nature Preserve Trust Fund: 72-6116213
Individual and Family Memberships: Annual
Unlimited guided visits to Briarwood for one year (off season visits by appointment only)
Use of Visitor Center area picnic facilities during your visit
Receive our quarterly newsletter
Magnolia: Annual (all the above plus)
Self-guided visits on select trails after initial orientation visit (by appointment only) Briarwood reserves the right to require guides at no cost to you.
Up to two non-member guests per visit included with your membership
Iris Memberships: Annual (all the above plus)
Use of Education Building or pavilion once per year at no cost (advance reservation required)
Orchid Memberships: Lifetime (all the above plus)
Overnight use of Writers Cabin or trailer one time per year (advance reservation required)
Use of a golf cart during your stay
We have changed our Lifetime Membership to the Orchid Level however; all current Life Members are grandfathered in therefore, your Life Membership will continue to be honored.
* If you are on a return visit to Briarwood you may want to see some of the newer trails and areas of the preserve. To do so just let us know when you arrive at the visitor center and we will be happy to take you to see these areas.