We attached a tiny roll of paper on the clinometer. To get a correct measurement you must get into a position so that you can see the top of the tree through the narrow roll of paper.The you must get your partner to check that the plumb line is hanging vertically.
|This Holm Oak was planted by the President of Ireland in 1992|
This is the Holm oak. It is evergreen and its dark green leathery leaves look like Holly.It comes from the Mediterranean region It was planted by Mary Robinson President of Ireland when she visited Scoil Eoin in 1992. After twenty years it is now eighteen and a half meters high.
|Horse Chestnut trees|
These Horse chestnuts are crowded together and haven't sufficient place to grow.The tallest one is 14 meters high.
|These Poplar trees grow at the entrance to the school.|
These rapidly growing Poplar trees are the tallest trees in the school grounds. The tallest one is approximately 26 meters tall.