Description Updated 12/17/07.
Location Prescott National Forest, AZ
This champion Velvet Ash of Arizona made its debut on the National Register of Champion Trees in 2019. It is the largest known tree of its species in the country as reported to American Forests. This tree is recognized not only for its size but also the critical ecosystem services that it provides such a food and shelter for wildlife, its water purification abilities, and its role in absorbing CO2 from our atmosphere and storing carbon in its wood.
|Tree circumference||256 inches|
|crown spread||76 feet|
|Nominated By||David Thornburg and Andy Allgood|
|Year Last Measured||2013|
|Record Reference #||3856|
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