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WikiProject Alabama
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Welcome to the Alabama WikiProject. We are a group dedicated to improving Wikipedia's coverage of articles related to Alabama. This WikiProject was started on April 6, 2007, which was 11 years, 2 months and 12 days ago.

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

Open tasks[edit]

edit·history·watch·refresh Stock post message.svg To-do list for Wikipedia:WikiProject Alabama:


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Active members[edit]

To join WikiProject Alabama, edit this section and add #{{subst:me}} and any comments to the following list of members in alphabetical order by username.
(Last updated on January 21, 2017)

  1. AlaGuy 00:20, 7 April 2007 (UTC), Decatur and Tuscaloosa areas
  2. Alarob 17:12, 8 April 2007 (UTC)
  3. Majoreditor 01:56, 16 April 2007 (UTC)
  4. Patriarca12 14:13, 18 April 2007 (UTC)
  5. Lkseitz 16:41, 18 April 2007 (UTC), Birmingham and Huntsville areas
  6. CC21560 21:51, 28 April 2007 (UTC)
  7. LadyofShalott 16:47, 2 June 2007 (UTC)
  8. Realkyhick 16:45, 15 September 2007 (UTC), Birmingham area
  9. Ecjmartin, Dothan, Daleville and southeast Alabama
  10. Trilobitealive plants of Alabama, literature of Alabama, amateur astronomy
  11. Zigzig20s-listed buildings, churches, universities, GOP.Zigzig20s (talk) 17:10, 23 November 2013 (UTC)
  12. Timdwilliamson (talk) 04:53, 23 December 2015 (UTC) Loxley, Alabama
  13. Aabdullayev851 (talk · contribs) 21 Januray 2015
  14. Sedriskell 13:09, 5 May 2017 (UTC), Decatur, Birmingham, Tuscaloosa; geosciences, cartography, demography

Former members[edit]

(No activity for several months to years, please move yourself back to active if you have returned to editing.)

  1. TrojanRobert, Montgomery - retired journalist, broadcaster, state employee
  2. WTGDMan1986 - revert vandalism from all articles relating to this state.
  3. Ravenhull, Mobile area
  4. Rlm0710, Mobile area
  5. Izzy007 18:05, 15 September 2007 (UTC)
  6. Crkey 04:41, 29 August 2007 (UTC), Huntsville
  7. Dravecky 11:10, 31 July 2007 (UTC), radio stations, Huntsville, and structural issues (Died April 23, 2016)
  8. Wendell 03:51, 23 May 2007 (UTC)
  9. Вasil | talk 22:37, 6 April 2007 (UTC)
  10. Patricksewell 20:02, 12 April 2007 (UTC)
  11. WayneRay 12:53, 17 April 2007 (UTC), Clay County
  12. Govtrust 13:08, 29 April 2007 (UTC)
  13. Diarmada 21:33, 29 April 2007 (UTC)
  14. Dailynetworks 13:00, 17 May 2007 (UTC), Colbert County, The Shoals Area, Cherokee
  15. Heatherfire 15:15, 20 June 2007 (UTC), Huntsville, Madison and Tuscaloosa, specifically the schools
  16. Robberex 17:00, 15 September 2007 (UTC)
  17. Deathgecko 18:33, 15 September 2007 (UTC), Huntsville, its high schools, and its local government
  18. MGSGNR 19:45, 15 September 2007 (UTC), Etowah County area and related topics
  19. Droliver 20:22, 15 September 2007 (UTC), native of Mountain Brook/Birmingham
  20. Helmsb 04:40, 16 September 2007 (UTC), Birmingham area
  21. Simplemindedted 12:12, 17 September 2007 (UTC), Auburn/Opelika, Lee County, constitutional reform and Alabama politics
  22. OEP 16:07, 19 September 2007 (UTC), Tuscaloosa, Local knowledge, film
  23. Facingthetrend, Birmingham area
  24. Civilengtiger, Birmingham area, transportation, geography, natural features
  25. Kmitchell19, Dekalb County, Telecommunications, Technology, Gaming
  26. Petti002, Monroe County, Southwest Alabama
  27. DocOctopus, Birmingham, Huntsville, Tuscaloosa, Auburn; business and education, recreation and outdoors.
  28. Htmlinc, Wetumpka area
  29. Heath007 (talk) 03:37, 15 August 2008 (UTC), Dothan and Auburn areas
  30. Anivron (talk) 01:55, 21 October 2008 (UTC), Huntsville and state history
  31. Jo7hs2 (talk) 16:39, 24 December 2008 (UTC), Natural and historical features of Alabama, particularly Sipsey Wilderness and Bankhead National Forest, etc...
  32. Mistress of Awesome (talk) 19:06, 30 May 2009 (UTC), native of North Alabama; interested in Athens, Huntsville, and Birmingham
  33. Gray10k (talk) politics, state officials, south alabama
  34. Lgrace07, Pickens County
  35. Bamaweather statewide geography
  36. Frank MottleyAuburn, Opelika, and southeastern Alabama
  37. Dan Tromedlov 12:25, 5 February 2010
  38. JasonWeakley, Birmingham Area
  39. Leeannedy 22:52, 19 May 2007 (UTC), Current focus on prehistory and colonial history in the state
  40. Mickeydisneylover Huntsville, Madison, Athens, Florence, Birmingham
  41. Mbama7 (talk) 04:12, 4 July 2013 (UTC), Northwest Alabama
  42. DarthWyyrlok 9:09 9 March 2015 (UTC)
  43. AuburnPilot 06:34, 7 April 2007 (UTC)
  44. Dystopos 19:06, 9 April 2007 (UTC), Birmingham District
  45. Mnemnoch 04:58, 3 August 2007 (UTC), Baldwin County, Alabama Educational System
  46. JodyB 14:24, 31 March 2007 (UTC), Southwest Alabama including Mobile and Baldwin County.
  47. Altairisfar 02:03, 18 September 2007 (UTC), South Alabama
  48. Poison the Well 01:10, 3 October 2007 (UTC), Mobile area
  49. Spyder Monkey (Talk) 05:21, 21 September 2008 (UTC), Montgomery and Huntsville
  50. Nhlarry, Huntsville area
  51. Saverivers, Auburn Area - Photographer, historian. 11:12, 12 April 2012 (UTC)
  52. Dofftoubab, 21:58, 9 July 2014 (UTC), central Alabama
  53. chakrakhan 11:07, 5 Nov 2014 (UTC)
  54. Gentlejackjones (talk)

Member userboxes[edit]

You may place either {{User WP Alabama}} or {{User WPAlabama}} on your user page to display one of the following userboxes:

Flag of Alabama.svg This user is a member of
WikiProject Alabama.
a collection of books This user is a member of
WikiProject Alabama.

Either of these templates will add your user page to:

For other Alabama user templates see:


FA Featured articles (FA)[edit]

The following Alabama-related articles have been recognized as featured articles:

FA Featured lists (FL)[edit]

The following Alabama-related lists have been recognized as featured lists:

FA Featured medias (FL)[edit]

The following Alabama-related lists have been recognized as featured media – files designated as featured pictures or featured sounds:

GA Good articles (GA)[edit]

The following Alabama-related articles have been recognized as good articles:

New articles[edit]

Add your new Alabama-related articles here
Any new articles that have an interesting or unusual fact in them should be suggested for the Did you know? box of the Main Page. Add {{WikiProject Alabama}} to the article talk page to place it under this project.

The archive for this page is located at Wikipedia:WikiProject Alabama/New articles/archive

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This bot-generated listing is maintained by TedderBot. Not all articles listed may fall under WikiProject Alabama's scope.

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: 2018-06-17 18:21 (UTC)

Note: The list display can now be customized by each user. See List display personalization for details.

Did you know (DYK)[edit]

Add new Did you know? articles here.

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Fully illustrated lists[edit]

Add your fully illustrated lists or almost completely illustrated lists here.
All Alabama-related list-articles that include fully illustrated image tables. Fully illustrated lists with National Register of Historic Places-related subjects should also be posted at WikiProject National Register of Historic Places.

Activity and alerts[edit]

Alabama–related pages currently nominated at Articles for deletion (AfD) or tagged for Proposed deletion (PROD) that are listed at WikiProject Deletion sorting may be found below:


Articles for deletion (WP:AFD)[edit]

Proposed deletions (WP:PROD)[edit]

Most popular[edit]

  • A listing of WikiProject Alabama's most popular articles, updated monthly.

Article alerts[edit]

Categories for discussion
Good article nominees
Requested moves


  • Assessment - rates articles for both quality and importance to this project. Article talk pages need to be tagged with {{WikiProject Alabama}} in order to be assessed by the project, see below for more information.
  • Peer review - this is intended for high-quality articles that have already undergone extensive work, often as a way of preparing a featured article candidate. For other types of reviews, leave a message on the project talk page.


Alabama-related templates
Talk page template[edit]
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{{WikiProject Alabama|class=}}

This should be placed on the article talk page for all Alabama-related articles.
WikiProject Alabama (Rated Project-class)
WikiProject icon This page is part of WikiProject Alabama, an attempt to build a comprehensive and detailed guide to Alabama on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, you can edit this article, or visit the project page to join the project and/or contribute to the discussion.
 Project  This page does not require a rating on the project's quality scale.
Article page templates[edit]

Stub templates go at the bottom of the relevant article page. Please use the most precise stub tag whenever possible.

Note: All stubs are managed by WikiProject Stub sorting. Before creating a new stub template, you must 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.
Userbox templates[edit]
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{{Template:User Alabama}}
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{{Template:User interest Alabama|6}}
Flag of Alabama.svg This user is interested in the U.S. State of Alabama.
{{Template:User WP Alabama}}
Flag of Alabama.svg This user is a member of
WikiProject Alabama.
{{Template:User WPAlabama}}
a collection of books This user is a member of
WikiProject Alabama.
Flag of Alabama.svg This user has visited Alabama.

This can be added as an invitation on user talk pages of people who have done Alabama articles. To use, add {{AlProInv}}. Then add your signature after the template to sign and date by using four tildes (~~~~).
Alabama poster.png Hi WikiProject Alabama! You are receiving this message because we've noticed your excellent edits on Alabama related articles. We need your help at the Alabama WikiProject! We only have a few active members and could use your help. If you're interested, please head over to the project page, add your name, and help us enhance and increase the coverage of Alabama related stories.

This can be used to welcome new project members. To use, add {{W-alabama}} to a new member's talk page. Then add your signature after the template to sign and date by using four tildes (~~~~).
Alabama poster.png Hi WikiProject Alabama! Welcome to the Alabama WikiProject! Please jump right in! If you have any questions, post a note on the project talk page or ask someone on the member list.
Alabama-related categories

All Alabama-related articles should be included in one of the Category:Alabama subcategories. There are many Alabama related categories, only a few parent-level categories are listed here.

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