Wikipedia:WikiProject Wyoming

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

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

Project Milestones[edit]



Open tasks[edit]

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

Here are some tasks awaiting attention:


All members should always feel free to patrol the recent changes list to note improvements, other changes, or vandalism of articles within the scope of this project.

Please feel free to add yourself here, and to indicate any areas of particular interest or articles you are working on:

Active participants[edit]

  • Buaidh 20:48, 20 January 2007 (UTC) – Former Wyomingite now living in Colorado.
  • --MONGO 07:53, 21 January 2007 (UTC)
  • CosmicPenguin (Talk) 00:25, 23 January 2007 (UTC) - Also a former Wyomingite living in Colorado. :)
  • IvoShandor 13:35, 14 February 2007 (UTC): Fan of any U.S. state, they all have their splendor. Anyway I could be pretty helpful with Wyoming Registered Historic Places, as I am a duly contributing member of the NRHP WikiProject and also work on various Wyoming articles, especially Wyoming ghost towns.
  • John Carter 14:54, 9 April 2007 (UTC) - Trying to fill the shoes of the project's proposer.
  • Drumguy8800 (talk · contribs · count) I dearly dearly love Wyoming.. glad to help
  • Laurapalooza 21 April 2007--I live in Wyoming! I make a few small contributions here and there but will try to do more for my adopted home.
  • photomnt 24 April, 2007 -- Former resident, possible future resident, and all around lover of the state
  • User:Ok! Like No Place On Earth.
  • Wyorunner 14 June 2007 - Sports events and high schools.
  • Dutchtower (talk · contribs · count) 17 May 2007 - I will take on Shell Falls and Shell Canyon.
  • PokeNer 22 August 2007 - I have been cleaning up the University of Wyoming page and Wyoming Cowboys page.
  • Milonica 18:08, 6 November 2007 (UTC) I live in Wyoming during the summer, an in Utah during the "college" school year.
  • Ngs61 13 March 2008 - Visited Cheyenne,WY twice and like everything about Wyoming. Already have begun to contribute and will contribute to Wyoming State Routes and Major Highways in the great state of Wyoming.
  • Aujourd'hui, maman est morte (talk) 12:00, 18 March 2008 (UTC)
  • Zenithian (talk) 21:35, 20 June 2008 (UTC), Former resident of Casper. Parkmaniac: 4Nov08 The real experts on Parkman and Laramie Plains -- whoever/wherever they are -- might consider me one of their number.
  • Parkmaniac (talk) 15:19, 4 November 2008 (UTC)
  • Mike Cline - Yellowstone National Park, Montana History and Fly Fishing
  • Profexorgeek - 16:47, 29 January 2009 (UTC) Wyoming resident, will work on projects as I find them/have time.
  • Acroterion - 03:11, 15 March 2009 (UTC) National Register of Historic Places articles and Yellowstone/Grand Teton-related work.
  • Rocco81b (talk) 10:17, 17 May 2009 (UTC) Will make various updates.
  • MRF.AHC (talk) September 16, 2010, Current Laramie resident. Would like to update articles as I run across them.
  • Marlinite (talk · contribs) Will contribute and create articles for Wyoming towns.
  • Tdp301 (talk · contribs) 9 July 2012 - All Wyoming topics, especially towns and history-related articles

All members should feel free to add {{User WikiProject Wyoming}} to their userpages to identify themselves as members of the project.

Noted Articles[edit]

Featured article Featured articles[edit]

Blackwater Fire of 1937Fort YellowstoneGrand Teton National ParkMormon handcart pioneersWilliam F. RaynoldsRock Springs massacreShoshone National ForestYellowstone fires of 1988Yellowstone National Park

Featured list Featured lists[edit]

List of counties in Wyoming

Featured picture Featured pictures[edit]

Good article Good articles[edit]

Dick CheneyDakota, Minnesota and Eastern RailroadEmigrant Trail in WyomingFur-bearing troutJohnson County WarMummy CavePony ExpressSnake RiverTreaty of Fort Laramie (1868)Wilkins PeakUSS Wyoming (BB-32)Wyoming-class battleshipHarry Yount

Did You Know? Did you know? articles[edit]

Steven AmstrupLaurie AndersBad Dirt: Wyoming Stories 2C. C. BeallBig Nose GeorgeLarry BirleffiBlackwater Fire of 1937Harrison BrownBuffalo Bill State ParkStephanie BurnsCanyon HotelWilliam L. CarlisleCraig CobbCredit Foncier of AmericaCurt Gowdy State ParkDakota, Minnesota and Eastern RailroadEDZ Irigary BridgeEagle Butte MineEagle Peak (Wyoming)Shirley E. FlynnFontenelle DamFort CasparFort Laramie Three-Mile Hog RanchFort YellowstoneFossil CabinJohn FrulloGirl Scout National Center WestGrand Canyon of the YellowstoneGrebe LakeHeart Mountain (Wyoming)Lillian HeathGil HibbenRichard HonakerHynds LodgeIndigenous peoples of the Great BasinE. Joy JohnsonRalph S. JohnsonRobert H. JohnsonDick Jones (Wyoming politician)Laurance S. Rockefeller PreserveMarshall's HotelArthur John MatthewsMax MaxfieldLeonard McEwanThomas C. MolesworthWarren A. MortonMother FeatherlegsMummy CaveNagle Warren MansionNatural Trap CaveBob NicholasOld Trail TownJohn C. OstlundPaleontology in WyomingBryan PedersenGeorge Edward PendrayPony Express BiblePro-Life (politician)Pryor Mountains Wild Horse RangeRanch AWilliam F. RaynoldsThe Revenant (novel)J. De Forest RichardsCharles E. RichardsonGeorge R. Salisbury Jr.The Scout (Buffalo Bill statue)Shoshone LakeBill StallRichard V. ThomasTivoli Building (Cheyenne, Wyoming)Thomas E. TrowbridgeUinta County CourthouseTom Walsh (Wyoming politician)White Dome GeyserHansjörg WyssHarry Yount

Good article nominee Good article nominees[edit]

The Oregon Trail (1971 video game)

In the News articles[edit]

John Perry BarlowGeorge Clayton Johnson

Main page featured articles[edit]

Blackwater Fire of 1937Fort YellowstoneGrand Teton National ParkMormon handcart pioneersRock Springs massacreShoshone National ForestYellowstone fires of 1988Yellowstone National Park

Picture of the day pictures[edit]

Delisted good article Former good articles[edit]

First Transcontinental RailroadM-10001Union Pacific Railroad

Almost Good Articles[edit]

The following articles have been noted as well-established and substantive, but require improvement or expansion:

New articles[edit]

Please feel free to list your new Wyoming-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 on the Main Page. Please also make sure that each new article created is put into one of the categories for Wyoming, so that the articles will appear there. Also, if possible, add each new article to the page Wikipedia:WikiProject Wyoming/Articles (still under construction) so that they can be viewed for recent changes.

Needed Articles[edit]

The list of needed articles has moved to Wikipedia:WikiProject Wyoming/Needed Articles.

Article alerts[edit]

Categories for discussion

Good article nominees

Assessment statistics[edit]



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  • {{Wyoming-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Wyoming. To be placed on the bottom of the article page.
    • {{Wyoming-politician-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to politicians from Wyoming. 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.

Other templates[edit]

Any articles that are within the scope of this project should be tagged with {{WikiProject United States|class=|importance=|WY=|WY-importance=}} on the talk pages of relevant articles to put them under the project's radar. It looks like this:

WikiProject United States / Wyoming (Rated Project-class)
WikiProject iconThis page is within the scope of WikiProject United States, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of topics relating to the United States of America on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the ongoing discussions.
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