Motto:Liberty and union, now and forever, one and inseparable.
Fish: Northern Pike
Tree: American Oak
Flower: Wild Praie Rose
Date entered the U.S. November,2 1889
Geograpicic: Red River Valley, the Drift Prairie and the Great Plains. The Red River Valley, in the eastern part of the state, is flat, and is one of the most fertile areas in the world. To the west of the Red River Valley is the Drift Prairie, marked by rolling hills, stream valleys and numerous lakes. To the north of this area are the Turtle Mountains. The southwestern half of North Dakota is covered by the Great Plains, an area that is hilly and rich in mineral deposits. The Badlands is an area in southwestern North Dakota
North Dakota's Population 2010: 672,591
Area in Square milies:68,976
Size rank: 19th
Bodies of water: James River,
the Missouri River and the Red River.
Time zone: Centeral
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Industry: Food processing, machinery, mining, tourism.
1. Fargo 2. Bismark 3. Grand Forks 4. Minot
Agriculture: Wheat, cattle, barley, sunflowers, milk, sugar beets.