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Arizona Alder (Alnus oblongifolia)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Arizona Alder (Alnus oblongifolia), State: NM
Description Tree remeasured 4/20/2012 by NM Forestry Staff. GPS coordinates are N33.93792 W -107.13338 – Updated 4/30/12 by Kelly Washburn (NMSF)

Was dethroned in 2008, but remeasured in 2005. Tree is back on list. Updated by S. Shannon 2/17/12.

Location Cibola National Forest, NM

Arizona ALDER

Alnus oblongifolia

This champion Arizona Alder of New Mexico made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in , as it is the largest known tree of its species in the country. By recognizing these champions, we recognize the beauty and critical ecosystem services provided by our biggest and oldest trees.

Tree circumference199
crown spread 58
Total points342

LOCATIONCibola National Forest, NM
Nominated byJerald Lopeman, Soloman Peralta
Year Nominated1982
Date crowned

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