Wikipedia:WikiProject Nevada

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WikiProject Nevada
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Welcome to the Nevada WikiProject. We are a group dedicated to improving Wikipedia's coverage of articles related to Nevada.

Goals
  • The goal of this WikiProject is to provide complete coverage on subjects related to Nevada, by expanding articles on people, places, and things resident or native to Nevada.
Scope
  • This project proposes to work with all pages related to the state of Nevada, its history, geography, and people.

All these articles should be included in the Category:Nevada or one of its subcategories.

Guidelines[edit]

Related WikiProjects[edit]

Open tasks[edit]

  • Current collaborations:
Improve to GA - Lake Tahoe;
Improve to B - Black Rock Desert, Nellis Air Force Base
New articles needed -

Cleanup automated list[edit]

Featured article reviews
Requested moves

Members[edit]

Please feel free to add yourself here, and to indicate any areas of particular interest.

  • Aaron Araujo 03:26, 30 March 2013 (UTC) I'm a resident of Las Vegas, Nevada.
  • John Carter 23:24, 26 February 2007 (UTC)
  • ThinkBlue 01:52, 09 June 2007 (UTC)
  • Flatterworld 21:54, 29 September 2007 (UTC) I've created articles for each of the current Nevada State Senators - see Nevada State Senate
  • Rik 09:59 2 June 2008 (UTC) I've done alot creating and expanding articles for sports in Nevada - see 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
  • Leave Message or Yellow Evan home or User:Yellow Evan/Sandbox 03:51, 29 October 2008 (UTC)
  • BoldSolitude 7:02, 23 November 2008 (UTC) I'm currently working on creating pages for all casino's in Nevada, defunct and current. I have also created articles on Nevada landmarks associated with casinos.
  • SchnitzelMannGreek-intrested in Native-Americans and Las Vegas hotel related topics. Feel free to assign me stuff on my talk page but I'll start working at it by my self soon 03:50, 1 July 2009 (UTC)
  • WM-86 WM-86 Love the states (and this one) in the Mountain Time Zone. Looking to revert vandalism and fix grammar mistakes.
  • User:DocOfSoc One of my fav states. Lived in "Obscure" Yerington, Reno and Las Vegas.08:22, 19 November 2010 (UTC)
  • Marlinite (talk) Contribute to all states. I'll contribute to towns and counties, and create articles for ghost towns.
  • Nevadaresident Long-time resident of southern Nevada, 11 June 2011
  • INeverCry 20:33, 21 July 2012 (UTC) Northern NV
  • Shieldwolf, 60+ year resident of Las Vegas, specialty Newspaper & Politics of mid century Nevada (1940-1970)

Articles[edit]


FA Featured articles and lists[edit]

Articles on Nevada-related subjects, not necessarily improved to Featured Status by this WikiProject.

GA Good articles (GA)[edit]

The following articles have either been recognized as good articles or are currently under review for good article status:

Wikipedia:Version 1.0 Editorial Team release version selections[edit]

New articles[edit]

Please feel free to list your new Nevada-related articles here (newer articles at the top, please). Any new articles that have an interesting or unusual fact in them should be suggested for the Did you know? box the Main Page. Please also make sure that each new article created is put into one of the categories for Nevada, so that the articles will appear there. The following articles are listed by the bot: This list was generated from these rules. Questions and feedback are always welcome! The search is being run daily with the most recent ~14 days of results. Note: Some articles may not be relevant to this project.

Rules | Match log | Results page (for watching) | Last updated: 2014-04-18 21:00 (UTC)









Did you know (DYK?)[edit]

Formerly recognized content[edit]

Former featured articles Former featured articles
Delisted Good Articles Delisted Good Articles

Departments[edit]

Collaboration and review[edit]

Assessment - rates articles for both quality and importance to this project.
Collaboration of the week
Peer review

Templates[edit]

Stubs[edit]

  • {{Nevada-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Nevada. To be placed on the bottom of the article page.
    • {{Nevada-struct-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to buildings and structures in Nevada. To be placed on the bottom of the article page.
  • {{Nevada-geo-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Nevada geography. To be placed on the bottom of the article page.

NOTE: Stubs are managed by the Stub-sorting WikiProject. Before creating a new stub, you should propose it at Wikipedia:WikiProject Stub sorting/Proposals. See Wikipedia:Stub for general guidelines on proposing stub templates and categories. DO NOT simply create new stub templates, as these will be deleted.

County Templates[edit]

They should be placed in the matching county articles and cities located in the county.

{{Churchill County, Nevada}}
{{Clark County, Nevada}}
{{Douglas County, Nevada}}
{{Elko County, Nevada}}
{{Esmeralda County, Nevada}}
{{Eureka County, Nevada}}
{{Humboldt County, Nevada}}
{{Lander County, Nevada}}
{{Lincoln County, Nevada}}
{{Lyon County, Nevada}}
{{Mineral County, Nevada}}
{{Nye County, Nevada}}
{{Pershing County, Nevada}}
{{Storey County, Nevada}}
{{Washoe County, Nevada}}
{{White Pine County, Nevada}}

Other templates[edit]

{{WikiProject Nevada}} should be placed on the talk pages of relevant articles to put them under the project's radar.

{{WikiProject Nevada}} looks like this:

WikiProject Nevada (Rated NA-class)
WikiProject icon Wikipedia:WikiProject Nevada is within the scope of WikiProject Nevada, which aims to improve Wikipedia's coverage of the U.S. state of Nevada. If you would like to participate, visit the project page.
 NA  This page does not require a rating on the project's quality scale.
 

{{Black Rock Desert}}

{{Protected Areas of Nevada}}

Userboxes[edit]

Flag of Nevada.svg This user is a participant of WikiProject Nevada.
{{User WikiProject Nevada}}
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{{User Nevada}}
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{{User interest Nevada}}

Award Templates[edit]

632pxWikiprojectNevada.jpg The Wikiproject Nevada Barnstar
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Categories[edit]

Resources[edit]

Related projects Related WikiProjects[edit]

WikiProject Nevada is one of the United States WikiProjects.

National United States
States

List of U.S. State-level WikiProjects and their sub-projects

Territories
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Culture
Government
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Featured content

Tools[edit]

Main tool page: toolserver.org
  • Reflinks - Edits bare references - adds title/dates etc. to bare references
  • Checklinks - Edit and repair external links
  • Dab solver - Quickly resolve ambiguous links.
  • Peer reviewer - Provides hints and suggestion to improving articles.
  • Unwatched articles - Nevada project tagged articles that are not watched by any active editors.

External watchlist[edit]


Directory Directory of WikiProjects

 

Council WikiProject Council

 

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