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  • French
    • épinette de Sitka
  • English
    • Sitka spruce
  • Scientific Names
    • Picea sitchensis
  • Unknown
    • Sitkagreni

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Recent observations

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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th0th

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July 31, 2015

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Square

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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loarie

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July 29, 2015 04:19 PM PDT

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Square

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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sjenniferc

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July 26, 2015 01:00 PM PDT

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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dpom

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July 3, 2015

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Square

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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cullen

Date

June 22, 2015 08:34 AM CDT

Description

Alaska Trip

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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brewbooks

Date

June 6, 2015 10:27 AM PDT

Description

Picea sitchensis (Sitka spruce)
We measured the height of this tree using a clinometer and a tape. It was about 50 meters (165 feet) tall. This area gets about 200 cm of rain annually, which makes a good environment for Sitka spruce.
Youth-On-Age-Nature Trail 738
Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest
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Square

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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salmonskyview

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June 13, 2015

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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aliciaraftery

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the past

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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bobilu

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April 29, 2015

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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kristiy

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May 27, 2015

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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jordanderton

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April 3, 2015

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No photos or sounds

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Sitka spruce Picea sitchensis

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jennythaon

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the past
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Description from Wikipedia

Picea sitchensis, the Sitka spruce, is a large coniferous evergreen tree growing to almost 100 m tall, and with a trunk diameter at breast height that can exceed 5 m (see List of superlative trees. It is by far the largest species of spruce; and the fifth largest conifer in the world (behind giant sequoia, coast redwood, kauri and western redcedar); and the third tallest conifer species (after coast redwood and coast Douglas-fir). The Sitka spruce...

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Conservation Summary

    No range data available.