Wikipedia:WikiProject Jamaica

WikiProject Jamaica
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Welcome to WikiProject Jamaica! This group was formed to better organize articles on Jamaica in a spirit of cooperation.


This group includes within its scope all articles related to Jamaica, its cities, geography, transportation, culture, history and so on. It aims to expand Wikipedia's resources on Jamaica in a fair and accurate manner. All of these articles should be contained within the Category:Jamaica or one of its subcategories.

To doEdit

Requested Jamaican articlesEdit

Jamaican Articles in need of geo-coordinatesEdit

Article alertsEdit

Did you know

Articles for deletion

Requests for comments

Articles to be split


Active membersEdit

To join WikiProject Jamaica, edit this section and add the Wikitext #{{subst:me}} with your areas of interest to the bottom of the following list of members. Members should also place member identification on their user page.

  1. John Carter 22:34, 3 December 2007 (UTC)
  2. BilCat (talk) 21:45, 29 January 2008 (UTC)
  3. Krayziegunts (talk) 04:34, 30 March 2008 (UTC)
  4. Djjazzyb (talk · contribs) K. (talk) 02:29, 12 September 2012 (UTC)
  5. Michig (talk) 07:27, 12 July 2008 (UTC)
  6. Nagasheus (talk) 08:46, 15 August 2008 (UTC)
  7. Petrine Archer 22:34, November 2009 (UTC)
  8. User:Knollygregory 06:34, November 2009 (UTC)
  9. Janvo 10:20, September 2010 (UTC)
  10. EagerToddler39 (talk) 03:58, 5 May 2012 (UTC)
  11. Strachkvas (talk) 01:15, 16 April 2013 (UTC)
  12.  Hazard-SJ  ±  01:34, 10 July 2011 (UTC)
  13. Naj Kiclac (talk) 18:55, 9 January 2012 (UTC)
  14. JamaicanEditor (talk) 19:32, 20 August 2016 (UTC)
  15. Astronyte (talk) 23:02, 14 April 2017 (UTC)
  16. Mikesiva (talk) 16:32, 6 April 2019 (UTC)
  17. North America1000 22:34, 3 September 2019 (UTC)
  18. Juan de Bolas (talk · contribs) 10:58:34, 16 August 2020 (UTC)

Former membersEdit

Thank you for your help! Please move your username back to the active list when you can participate again.

  1. Buaidh (talk · contribs) 13:58:10, 3 May 2019 (UTC) – WikiProject templates and categories.

Member identificationEdit

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

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

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

Recognized contentEdit

Featured articlesEdit

Featured listsEdit

Good articlesEdit

Former good articlesEdit

Did you know? articlesEdit

In the News articlesEdit


Project BannerEdit

Please see {{WikiProject Caribbean}} for assessment information. Instructions for usage are below.

{{WikiProject Caribbean
 |class=  (choose: Stub, Start, GA, FL, FA, etc.)
 |importance= (choose: Top, High, Mid, Low)
 |attention=  (choose: yes, or delete this line)
 |auto=       (choose: yes, or delete this line)  
 |needs-infobox= (choose: yes, or delete this line)
 |Jamaica= yes  (Always YES for this project)
 |Jamaica-importance= (choose: Top, High, Mid, Low)
WikiProject Caribbean / Jamaica (Rated Start-class, Low-importance)
This page is within the scope of WikiProject Caribbean, an attempt to build a comprehensive guide to the countries of the Caribbean on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, you can edit this article, or visit the project page, where you can join the project and/or contribute to the discussion. If you are new to editing Wikipedia visit the welcome page to become familiar with the guidelines.
  Start  This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's quality scale.
 Low  This article has been rated as Low-importance on the project's importance scale.
This article is supported by WikiProject Jamaica (marked as High-importance).
This article has been marked as needing immediate attention.
This article has been marked as needing an infobox.

User boxEdit

 This user is a member of
WikiProject Jamaica.


  • {{Jamaica-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Jamaica; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
  • {{Jamaica-geo-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to geography of Jamaica; to be put on the bottom of each article page.
  • {{Jamaica-athletics-bio-stub}} - Stub template for articles relating to Jamaican people connected with the sport of track and field athletics; to be put on the bottom of each article page.

Article TemplatesEdit

Place these templates on articles above the [[Category:]] section, when appropriate.

Sidebar Navigation TemplateEdit

Post-nominal Letters TemplateEdit

Place this templates after the name of the award recipient, as appropriate.



There is a set of out-of-copyright large scale maps (1:50,000) that cover the western end of the island. These date from the late 1950s but are still surprisingly useful.