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Coast Redwood (Sequoia sempervirens)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Coast Redwood (Sequoia sempervirens), State: CA
Description Tree not re-measured due to a variety of complications. An exception to the 10 year rule will be made because there are no other contenders, but the tree MUST be re-measured by 2010. Updated 1/31/2008.

Location Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park, CA


Sequoia sempervirens

This champion Coast Redwood of California made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in 2018, 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 circumference950
crown spread 75
Total points1290

LOCATIONJedediah Smith Redwoods State Park, CA
Nominated byRon Hildebrant, Michael Taylor and Steven Sillett
Year Nominated1998
Date crowned2018-09-05

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September 15th, 2016|Categories: Big Trees|Tags: |