Birch Logs are required to build a large variety of goods in Albion Online. It’s one of the first resources that you may have trouble finding given that it isn’t in the starter area.
This particular type of tree has pink leaves, which makes finding it quite easy. It can be harvested using just a Beginner’s Axe.
To find Birch Logs, you want to go to your map and cycle through a few areas. Look on the top right when a region is selected and you’ll be able to view its tier of resources. What you’re looking for is Tier II wood, which is plentiful throughout the world map.
Once you find a Birch Tree, simply click on it to begin harvesting. Be sure to collect more than you need so you don’t have to come back any time soon.