Yew trees give a fairytale like feeling.
Yew trees give a fairytale like feeling. Image: Julian P Guffogg Wikimedia CC BY-SA 2.0

Choose European Tree of the Year

Have you been fascinated by the beauty of trees and wondered about how old they must be and what they must have witnessed in their lifetime ? If yes, it is now possible to learn about the stories of the most interesting trees in Europe and vote them to be named the ‘European Tree of the Year’ !

This unique popularity contest was inspired by the popular Tree of the Year contest, which has been organised in the Czech Republic by the Czech Environmental Partnership Foundation for many years. The European round is a finale consisting of the winners of the national rounds. The online voting for the European Tree of the Year is organized by Environmental Partnership Association (EPA) since 2011 and the number of participating countries has risen from 6 to 15.

To participate in the voting, log on to Tree of the Year.