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Case Mountain Giant Sequoias - Inventory per Grove Unit  


 
Case Mountain Giant Sequoia Totals
per Grove Unit for both Public and Private Lands

Public Lands (BLM):
Case Grove Unit:
All trees from 4.5 inches dbh to 16.0 feet dbh - 1202 trees (Note: 101 trees at or over 3.0 ft. dbh)
1987 fire regeneration trees, all sizes - 3135 trees
1950 logging regen. Trees less 4.5" dbh size - 228 trees
1981 logging regenerated trees - 79 trees
Subtotal of 4744 trees

Nutmeg Grove Unit:
All trees from 4.5 inches dbh to 15.0 feet dbh - 264 trees (Note: 26 trees at or over 3.0 ft. dbh)
1987 fire regeneration trees, all sizes - 935 trees
1950 logging regen. Trees less 4.5" dbh size - 26 trees
1981 logging regenerated trees - 89 trees
Subtotal of 1314 trees

Monache Tubs Grove Unit:
All trees from 4.5 inches dbh to 15.0 feet dbh - 366 trees (Note: 49 trees at or over 3.0 ft. dbh)
1987 fire regeneration trees, all sizes - 1240 trees
1950 logging regen. Trees less 4.5" dbh size - 65 trees
Subtotal of 1671 trees

Ladybug Grove Unit:
All trees from 4.5 inches dbh to 9.0 feet dbh - 179 trees (Note: 3 trees at or over 3.0 ft. dbh)
1987 fire regeneration trees, all sizes - 121 trees
1950 logging regen. Trees less 4.5" dbh size - 41 trees
Subtotal of 341 trees

Coffeepot Grove Unit:
All trees from 4.5 inches dbh to 14.0 feet dbh -324 trees (Note: 6 trees at or over 3.0 ft. dbh) 1950 logging regen. Trees less 4.5" dbh size -52 trees
Subtotal of 376 trees

Total of 8346 sequoia trees located on public land

Total of 2335 tagged, measured and recorded sequoias located on public land


Private Lands:(Private Property #1
Nutmeg Grove Unit:
All trees from 4.5 inches dbh to 15.0 feet dbh -633 trees (Note: 11 trees at or over 3 ft. dbh)
1987 fire regeneration trees, all sizes - 681 trees
1950 logging regen. Trees less 4.5" dbh size -86 trees
1982 logging regeneration trees -115 trees
Subtotal of 1515 trees

Monache Tubs Grove Unit:
All trees from 4.5 inches dbh to 5 feet dbh - 21 trees (Note: 3 trees at or over 3 ft. dbh)
Subtotal of 21 trees

Ladybug Grove Unit:
All trees from 4.5 inches dbh to 11 feet dbh -19 trees (Note: 2 trees at or over 3 ft. dbh)
1987 fire regeneration trees, all sizes -31 trees
Subtotal of 50 trees

Salt Creek Ridge Grove Unit:
All trees from 4.5 inches dbh to 12 feet dbh-1570 trees (Note: 18 trees at or over 3 ft. dbh)
1987 fire regeneration trees, all sizes -268 trees
1950 logging regen. Trees less 4.5" dbh sizes -584 trees
1982 logging regeneration trees -76 trees
Subtotal of 2498 trees

Coffeepot Grove Unit:
All trees from 4.5 inches dbh to 12 feet dbh - 865 trees (Note: 13 trees at or over 3 ft. dbh)
1987 fire regeneration trees, all sizes - 89 trees
1950 logging regen. Trees less 4.5" dbh sizes - 249 trees
1982 logging regeneration trees -22 trees
Subtotal of 1225 trees

Total of 5309 sequoia trees located on private lands.
(Total of 3108 tagged, measured and recorded sequoias located on private property #1.

Grand Total of 13,655 all sequoia trees
combined on public land (BLM) and private property.

Estimated numbers of sequoias on private property #2 (40 Acs.) and private property #3 (80 Acs.)

Other Property #2 --- Nutmeg Grove Unit
All trees from 4.5 inches dbh to 12 feet dbh - 400 trees (Note: 25 trees at or over 3.0 ft. dbh)
1987 fire regeneration trees, all sizes - 150 trees
1950 logging regen. Trees less 4.5" dbh size - 70 trees
Subtotal of 620 trees

Other Property #3 ---Nutmeg Grove Unit
All trees from 4.5 inches dbh to 4 feet dbh - 50 trees (Note: 4 trees at or over 3.0 ft. dbh)
1987 fire regeneration trees, all sizes - 40 trees
Subtotal of 90 trees

Total of estimated 710 sequoia trees are located on two private parcels

Sequoia totals per grove unit on Case Mountain
(all lands, all trees large and small, including. Estimated trees)

Case Grove Unit 4744 trees

Nutmeg Grove Unit 3539 trees'

Monache Tubs Grove Unit 1692 trees

Ladybug Grove Unit 391 trees

Salt Creek Ridge Grove Unit 2498 trees

Coffeepot Grove Unit 1601 trees

Total of naturally (native) growing giant sequoias on Case Mountain is 14,465 trees

Plantation sequoias were planted on private property in 1988 with stock originating from the Mountain Home Sequoia Grove. There are 1174 hand counted plantation trees located in four different planted areas. Two of these areas are located outside any sequoia grove unit boundary while there are plantations within the boundaries of the Monache Tubs and Salt Creek Ridge units. These trees were not counted as Case Mountains native sequoias. They are very vigorous in appearance as a whole.


R. Lewis