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Sitka Spruce (Picea sitchensis)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Sitka Spruce (Picea sitchensis), State: WA
Description Located – Quinault Lake. Updated 1/4/09.

Location Olympic National Park, WA


Sitka SPRUCE

Picea sitchensis

This champion Sitka Spruce of Washington 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.


STATUSChampion
Tree circumference740
height191
crown spread 80
Total points951



LOCATIONOlympic National Park, WA
Nominated byRobert Van Pelt
Year Nominated1987
Date crowned2018-08-17



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