Please fill in this online nomination form or download the pdf version. Photos are required with every submission.

Trees are ranked by total points based on the following formula: Circumference (inches) + Height (feet) + ¼ Crown Spread (feet). The tree with the most total points is crowned national champion.

Thank you for your interest in the American Forests Champion Trees program. The nomination window for the 2017 national register is now closed. Nominations will be accepted for the 2018 edition beginning in July 2017.