10 Maiores Sequóias Gigantes (por volume do tronco)

10 Largest Giant Sequoias by trunk volume
The following table is a list of the largest giant sequoias, all of which are located in California. The table is sorted by trunk volume, ignoring wood in the branches of the tree. Note that the largest non-giant sequoia tree currently standing, Lost Monarch, is, at 42,500 cubic feet, larger than all but the top five largest living giant sequoias.

1. General Sherman

Location: Giant Forest Grove
Height: 274.9 feet (83.8 m)
Circumference: 102.6 feet (31.3 m)
Bole Volume: 52,508 cubic feet (1,486.9 m3)
Named after William Tecumseh Sherman

2. General Grant

Location: General Grant Grove
Height: 268.1 feet (81.7 m)
Circumference: 107.5 feet (32.8 m)
Bole Volume: 46,608 cubic feet (1,319.8 m3)
Named after Ulysses S. Grant; designated as the "Nation's Christmas Tree" since 1926.

3. President

Location: Giant Forest Grove
Height: 240.9 feet (73.4 m)
Circumference: 93.0 feet (28.3 m)
Bole Volume: 45,148 cubic feet (1,278.4 m3)
Named after U.S. President Warren G. Harding.

4. Lincoln

Location: Giant Forest Grove
Height: 255.8 feet (78.0 m)
Circumference: 98.3 feet (30.0 m)
Bole Volume: 44,471 cubic feet (1,259.3 m3)
Named after Abraham Lincoln.

5. Stagg

Location: Alder Creek Grove
Height: 243.0 feet (74.1 m)
Circumference: 109.0 feet (33.2 m)
Bole Volume: 42,557 cubic feet (1,205.1 m3)
Named after Amos Alonzo Stagg.

6. Boole

Location: Converse Basin Grove
Height: 268.8 feet (81.9 m)
Circumference: 113.0 feet (34.4 m)
Bole Volume: 42,472 cubic feet (1,202.7 m3)
Named after Franklin A. Boole.

7. Genesis

Location: Mountain Home Grove
Height: 253.0 feet (77.1 m)
Circumference: 85.3 feet (26.0 m)
Bole Volume: 41,897 cubic feet (1,186.4 m3)
Named after Genesis.

8. Franklin

Location: Giant Forest Grove
Height: 223.8 feet (68.2 m)
Circumference: 94.8 feet (28.9 m)
Bole Volume: 41,280 cubic feet (1,169 m3)
Named after Benjamin Franklin, located near Washington.

9. King Arthur

Location: Garfield Grove
Height: 270.3 feet (82.4 m)
Circumference: 104.2 feet (31.8 m)
Bole Volume: 40,656 cubic feet (1,151.2 m3)
Named after King Arthur.

10. Monroe

Location: Giant Forest Grove
Height: 247.8 feet (75.5 m)
Circumference: 91.3 feet (27.8 m)
Bole Volume: 40,104 cubic feet (1,135.6 m3)
Named after James Monroe, located near Auto Log.

Source: wikipedia.org


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