Bur Oak - Big Oak Tree State Park - Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 36° 38.645 W 089° 17.434
16S E 295232 N 4057834
State champion bur oak along the board walk in Big Oak Tree State Park in southeast Missouri.
Waymark Code: WM7HVJ
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 10/28/2009
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
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This bur oak is one of several champion trees in Big Oak State Park. The tree is located along the boardwalk which begins at the interpretive center at the park.
Genus/Species: Bur Oak - Quercus Macrocarpa

Height: 142

Girth: 18

Method of obtaining height: Reliable source

Method of obtaining girth: Reliable source

Location type: Park

Walk time: 5

Age: Not Listed

Historical significance: Not listed

Planter: Not listed

Website reference: Not listed

Parking coordinates: Not Listed

Photograpy coordinates: Not Listed

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