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Yellow Birch (Betula alleghaniensis)

American Forests National Tree Register, Species: Yellow Birch (Betula alleghaniensis), State: ME
Description Duplicate records of this tree existed. I combined them into this record as it is the oldest (original). I deleted the duplicate. 7/11/2019 RT

Location Kennebec, ME


Yellow BIRCH

Betula alleghaniensis

This champion Yellow Birch of Maine made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in 2017, 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 circumference242
height95
crown spread 80
Total points357



LOCATIONKennebec, ME
Nominated byCathy Cook, Douglas Stevenson
Year Nominated2009
Date crowned2017-08-15



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July 11th, 2019|Categories: Big Trees|Tags: |

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