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California black Oak (Quercus kelloggii)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: California black Oak (Quercus kelloggii), State: CA
Description Confirmed by Bill Morrison, the CA BT Coordinator as the California state champion.

Location Tuolumne, CA

California black OAK

Quercus kelloggii

This champion California black Oak of California made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in 2016, 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 circumference281
crown spread 78
Total points392

Nominated byCarl Casey, Bob Huntington
Year Nominated2008
Date crowned2016-09-23

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