Penobscot County in Maine which is comprised of cities Bangor, Brewer and Old Town, and towns like Orono, Millinocket, Etna, Dixmont, Holden, Herman and more is looking for a few ‘big’ trees.

The Soil and Water Conservation District is holding its annual Big Tree Contest and their looking for residents to help. They what Mainers’ in Penobscot County to nominate the biggest, tallest tress you can find so they can add to the state’s registry of big trees.

If you are the owner of Maine’s champion tree you will be recognized at the district’s annual banquet and if you nominate the winning tree you will get a tee shirt.

The nominations are accepted now through September 15th.

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