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Nevada State Symbols

Welcome to Nevada! (Continued below)

Nicknames & Slogans
Nicknames The Sagebrush State, Silver State, Mining State, Battle Born State  
Slogan Battle Born 1937
Symbols of State
Motto All for Our Country 1866
Song Home Means Nevada 1933
EcoSymbols
Flower sagebrush (Artemisia tridentata) 1917
Tree single-leaf pinyon (Pinus monophylla) 1953
Tree bristlecone pine (Pinus aristata) 1987
Grass Indian ricegrass (Oryzopsis hymenoides) 1977
Bird mountain bluebird (Sialia currucoides) 1967
Animal desert bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis) 1973
Reptile desert tortoise (Gopherus agassizii) 1989
Fish Lahontan cutthroat trout (Oncorhynchus clarkii henshawi) 1981
Insect vivid dancer damselfly (Argia vivida) 2009
Rock sandstone 1987
Precious Gemstone Virgin Valley black fire opal 1987
Semi-Precious Gemstone turquoise 1987
Metal silver 1977
Fossil † ichthyosaur (Shoshonisaurus) 1977
Soil Orovada Series 2001
Element neon 2019
Cultural Symbols
Colors silver and blue 1983
Artifact Tule duck decoy 1995
Locomotive Engine No. 40 2009
Fabric denim 2016
Tartan 2001
March Silver State Fanfare 2001

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