Wikipedia:WikiProject Colorado

WikiProject Colorado
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CategoryWikiProject Colorado
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Project banner template{{WikiProject United States|CO=yes|CO-importance=}}
Userboxes{{User WP Colorado}}
{{User WikiProject Colorado}}
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WikiProject Colorado is a collaboration to improve, create, and update Wikipedia articles about the U.S. State of Colorado. We invite you participate. To join, add your user name to our member list and place one of our member userboxes on your user page.

Please put your questions about, and suggestion for, Colorado articles on our WikiProject Colorado talk page. We really appreciate your help.

Participants MembersEdit

See our WikiProject Colorado member list.

To join WikiProject Colorado, add your user name to our member list and place one of our member userboxes on your user page.

You may also be interested in the Wikimedians of Colorado User Group.

Colorado collaborationEdit

The Granada War Relocation Center has been designated the Amache National Historic Site.

Events EventsEdit

Upcoming events:

  • WikiProject Colorado Autumn 2022 online meeting, Tuesday, November 15, 2022, 8:00-9:00 PM MST
  • WikiProject Colorado Winter 2023 online meeting, Tuesday, February 14, 2023, 8:00-9:00 PM MST
  • WikiProject Colorado Spring 2023 online meeting, Tuesday, May 9, 2023, 8:00-9:00 PM MDT
  • WikiProject Colorado Summer 2023 online meeting, Tuesday, August 8, 2023, 8:00-9:00 PM MDT
Previous events:

Proposed events:

Note:

To do To doEdit

 
Here are some tasks awaiting attention:
See Wikipedia:WikiProject Colorado/2020 Census for 2020 United States Census results.

Flag of Colorado.svg Colorado articlesEdit

Colorado dataEdit

Article alertsEdit

Articles for deletion

Categories for discussion

Peer reviews

Articles to be merged

Articles to be split

Articles for creation

Project divisions Project divisionsEdit

  • List of all subpages of this page
  • Communities (talk) – Cities, towns, and neighborhoods
  • Culture (talk) – Music, art, icons, mass communication
  • Economy (Talk) – Commerce: Major Colorado industries, employers, trends, and history relating to the economy of Colorado
  • Education (Talk) – Colleges, Higher Learning Institutions and High Schools of Colorado
  • Geography (talk) – Regions, parks, climate, physical features
  • Government (talk) – Government: federal, state and local politics in relation to Colorado
  • History (talk) – History of Colorado during and prior to statehood
  • People (talk) – Includes Colorado natives and those residents who have shaped Colorado
  • Transportation (talk) – Roads & highways, trails, railroads, airlines & airports, general aviation, and trucking, ships, public transit/busses and pipeline.

Resources ResourcesEdit


Templates TemplatesEdit

WikiProject Colorado bannerEdit

Place the WikiProject Colorado banner {{WikiProject United States|class=|importance=|CO=yes|CO-importance=}} at the top of the talk page of all Colorado articles and assess the article.

WikiProject United States / Colorado (Rated Project-class)
 This 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.
Project This article has been rated as Project-Class on the project's quality scale.
Wikipedia:WikiProject Colorado is supported by WikiProject Colorado, our collaboration to improve, create, and update Wikipedia articles about the U.S. State of Colorado.
To comment about this page, select the New section tab above.
For questions about, or to make suggestions for Colorado articles, go to our project's talk page. We invite you to join us!
 

Request templatesEdit

  • If a Colorado article needs an infobox, please add needs-infobox=yes to the WikiProject Colorado banner on the talk page.

{{WikiProject United States|class=|importance=|CO=yes|CO-importance=|needs-infobox=yes}}

WikiProject United States / Colorado (Rated Project-class)
 This 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.
Project This article has been rated as Project-Class on the project's quality scale.
Wikipedia:WikiProject Colorado is supported by WikiProject Colorado, our collaboration to improve, create, and update Wikipedia articles about the U.S. State of Colorado.
To comment about this page, select the New section tab above.
For questions about, or to make suggestions for Colorado articles, go to our project's talk page. We invite you to join us!
 
 
This article has been marked as needing an infobox.


  • If a article needs a Colorado map, please add {{map requested|Colorado}} below the Wikiproject Colorado banner on the talk page.



  • If an article needs an image of a Colorado person, please add {{image requested|people of Colorado}} below the Wikiproject Colorado banner on the talk page.


Short article descriptionEdit

Place {{short description}} at the very top of all articles with a very brief description of the article.

Infobox templatesEdit

Place {{infobox person}} at the top of all articles about a Colorado person.

Place {{infobox settlement}} at the top of all articles about a populated Colorado place. For examples of how to use this template, see Denver, Boulder, or Fulford.

Place {{infobox ancient site}} at the top of all articles about a Colorado ghost town.

Place {{infobox road}} at the top of all articles about a Colorado highway, road, or street.

Place {{infobox mountain}} at the top of all articles about a Colorado mountain.

Place {{infobox mountain pass}} at the top of all articles about a Colorado mountain pass.

Place {{infobox landform}} at the top of all articles about a Colorado mountain range or other landform.

Place {{infobox river}} at the top of all articles about a Colorado river or stream.

Place {{infobox body of water}} at the top of all articles about a Colorado lake or pond.

Place {{infobox valley}} at the top of all articles about a Colorado valley.

Place {{infobox hiking trail}} at the top of all articles about a Colorado trail.

Place {{infobox ski area}} at the top of all articles about a Colorado ski area.

For other infobox templates, see Category:Infobox templates

Portal boxesEdit

Place one of following portal linkboxes at the top of the See also section of Colorado articles. Place {{clear}} at the bottom of the See also section to avoid run-on to the next section.

Use {{Portal|Colorado}} for a single portal linkbox.

Use {{Pbox|Colorado}} for a compact single portal linkbox.

Use {{Portal|Geography|North America|United States|Colorado}} or similar for a multiple portal linkbox.

Use {{Pbox|Geography|North America|United States|Colorado}} or similar for a compact multiple portal linkbox


Sister project linksEdit

Place {{sister project links|auto=yes}} at the top of the External links section of relevant Colorado articles. You may use {{sister project links|Colorado|auto=yes}} for general Colorado articles.


External linkboxesEdit

Any of the following external linkboxes may be placed in the External links section of relevant Colorado articles between the individual external links and the {{Authority control}}. Select [show] to display the linkbox.

{{Colorado}}

{{Colorado cities and mayors of 100,000 population}}

{{ColoCol}}

{{Colorado Counties}}

{{Forts in Colorado}}

{{Indigenous People of CO}}

{{Mountains of Colorado}}

{{Colorado Fourteeners}}

{{Colorado highest}}

{{Colorado Municipalities}}

{{National Register of Historic Places in Colorado}}

{{People from Colorado}}

{{Colorado Places}}

{{Protected Areas of Colorado}}

{{Colorado Rivers}}

{{School districts in Colorado}}

{{Colorado State Senators}}

{{Colorado House of Representatives}}

{{Colorado trauma centers}}

{{CO-FedRep}}

{{Zoos of Colorado}}

{{Colorado year nav}}

See Category:Colorado templates for regional and special purpose external linkboxes.

Stub templatesEdit

Place the most relevant of the following stub templates at very bottom of a Colorado stub article.

  • Place {{Colorado-geo-stub}} at the bottom of a stub article about a Colorado place or geographic feature.
  • Place {{Colorado-mayor-stub}} at the bottom of a stub article about a current or former Colorado mayor.
  • Place {{Colorado-river-stub}} at the bottom of a stub article about a Colorado river or stream.
  • Place {{Colorado-road-stub}} at the bottom of a stub article about a Colorado highway, road, or street.
  • Place {{Colorado-sport-team-stub}} at the bottom of a stub article about a Colorado sports team other than baseball, basketball, or soccer.
  • Place {{Colorado-struct-stub}} at the bottom of a stub article about a Colorado building or structure.


  • Place {{Denver-stub}} at the bottom of a Denver-related stub article.
  • Place {{Colorado-stub}} at the bottom of a Colorado-related stub article not covered by one of the other stub templates above.


See the following categories for Colorado stub articles.


Userbox templatesEdit

Members of WikiProject Colorado should place one of the following lines of Wikitext on their user page to add it to Category:WikiProject Colorado members.

Wikitext userbox where used
[[Category:WikiProject Colorado members]] none linked pages
{{Template:User WikiProject Colorado}}
 This user is a member of
WikiProject Colorado.
linked pages
{{Template:User WP Colorado}}
 This user is a member of
WikiProject Colorado.
linked pages
{{Template:User WikiProject Colorado|invite}}
 This user invites you to join
WikiProject Colorado.
linked pages
{{Template:User WP Colorado|invite}} linked pages

For other Colorado user templates see Category:Colorado user templates.

Assessment AssessmentEdit


Recognized contentEdit

Featured articlesEdit

Former featured articlesEdit

Featured listsEdit

Former featured listsEdit

Good articlesEdit

Former good articlesEdit

Did you know? articlesEdit

Featured picturesEdit

A-Class articlesEdit

In the News articlesEdit

Main page featured articlesEdit

Main page featured listsEdit

Picture of the day picturesEdit


WikiProject Colorado is one of the United States WikiProjects.

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Tools ToolsEdit

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.

External linksEdit