Description I think John Goodfellow already nominated this tree to the National Registry. These measurements are MNDNR confirmed measurements.
Location Marine on St. Croix, MN
This champion Black Willow of Minnesota made its debut on the National Register of Champion Trees in 2018. It is the largest known tree of its species in the country as reported to American Forests. This tree is recognized not only for its size but also the critical ecosystem services that it provides such a food and shelter for wildlife, its water purification abilities, and its role in absorbing CO2 from our atmosphere and storing carbon in its wood.
|Tree circumference||315 inches|
|crown spread||75 feet|
|Nominated By||John Goodfellow|
|Year Last Measured||2017|
|Record Reference #||6167|
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