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Massachusetts Big Tree Registry

The Department of Conservation and Recreation Forest Health Program formally recognizes the largest known tree of each species growing in the state with the Massachusetts Big Tree Registry.  
Participation is strongly encouraged. Simply download a nomination form. 

Nomination Form for the Massachusetts Big Tree Registry pdf format of Big Tree Nomination Form

Once the form is submitted, field inspectors will verify the tree species and measurements.  
Nominators and landowners will be notified if a tree is logged into the Massachusetts Big Tree Registry.