Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site

Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site

Nature & Wildlife in Abraham Lincoln

Natural World

Birds Birds Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site and Boyhood Home at Knob Creek are geographically comprised of upland bluff, north-facing rich slope, south-facing dry slope, stream corridor and cultivated habitat. Both units combined are relatively small when compared to other national parks in Kentucky. A total of 112 bird species ...

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Sinking Spring

As a perennial source of water, the spring was probably a deciding factor in selecting the location for the cabin site. The Lincolns depended on this spring for their daily water supply and travelers often paused during their journey to partake of the refreshingly cool water. Abraham Lincoln probably ...

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