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Hooker oak Chico California
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Stock #: 9392
City: Chico
State: California (CA)
County: Butte
Publisher: Stanley A. Piltz
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Hooker Oak, Chico, Calif. Bidwell Park, 2,300 acres. Named after Sir Joseph Hooker, naturalist; friend of John Bidwell. Species--Valley White Oak Approximate age, 1,000 years. Height, 101 feet. Circumference of trunk at Ground-25.7 feet; at 8 feet above ground-28.4 feet. Spread of branches, north and south-200 feet. Circumference outside of branches-446 feet. Branches would cover 7.885 people, allowing 2 square feet to a person