Tree Information

Common Name: river birch

Scientific Name: Betula nigra

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 150 in.

Height: 80 ft.

Crown: 79 ft.

Points: 250

Date Last Measured: 2014

Last Measured by: John Bunch

Date First Measured: 2014

Comments: The tree is healthy and going strong. No endangerment.

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Southampton

State Map

Land Owner: John Bunch

GPS Coordinates: 36.829801, -76.987958

Owner Email:

Directions: On Cottage Hill Rd (641) about 0.4 tenths of a mile east from the intersection with 616.

Owner Address: 14062 Cottage Hill Rd.

Sedley, VA 23878

Contact Information

Contact Name: John Bunch

Contact Email:

Contact Address: 14062 Cottage Hill Rd.

Sedley, VA 23878


Original Nominator(s): John Bunch

Additional Information

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