Western Hemlock (Tsuga heterophylla) — Elder Cedar

Circumference:1.81 metres (5' 11")
Diameter at breast height: 0.58 metres (1' 11")

GaLTT tree ID: #31
Year nominated: 2015
Nominated by Rob Brockley

Location: Elder Cedar Nature Reserve
Ownership: Islands Trust Fund
Latitude: 49.15961°
Longitude: 123.76219°

Notes: The largest circumference western hemlock in BC (in North Vancouver) is 9.58m. It is 45.7m tall. The tallest (76m) is in Port Alice, but its circumference is only 3.12m.

Access: Public

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