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Bur Oak (Quercus macrocarpa)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Bur Oak (Quercus macrocarpa), State: WV
Description Tree has hollow area in trunk

Location Mason, WV


Bur OAK

Quercus macrocarpa

This champion Bur Oak of West Virginia made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in 2019, 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.


STATUSChampion
Tree circumference278.3
height107.58
crown spread 112
Total points414



LOCATIONMason, WV
Nominated byR. Young
Year Nominated2010
Date crowned2019-11-07



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November 7th, 2019|Categories: Big Trees|Tags: |