Description An Abney level from 174 feet horizontal distance corrected for slope was used for measuring the height. 3 separate measurements were made over a 2 hour period by Richard Benjamin, a retired USFS career forester. Measurements were in accord with the measuring Guide
Location Mendocino, CA
This champion Pacific Madrone of California 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.
|Nominated by||Richard O. Benjamin|
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