Wikipedia:WikiProject Utah

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Here are some tasks awaiting attention:
  • Stubs : Stub-Class Utah articles, Category:Utah stubs, Category:Utah people stubs, Category:Utah geography stubs
  • Unreferenced : Unreferenced Utah articles
  • Other : Place the {{WikiProject United States|class=|importance=|UT=Yes|UT-importance=}} banner into Utah related articles and assess

  • This project was formed to better organize information in articles related to the U.S. state of Utah. This page and its subpages contain various suggestions to help focus the efforts of other Wikipedians. If you would like to help, please introduce yourself on the talk page and add your signature to the "Participants" section below. You are also welcome to add our user template to your user page.

    Scope[edit]

    This project shall coordinate the creation and editing of articles related to the US State Utah, its cities, sites, history, etc. It aims primarily to expand Wikipedia's resources on Utah and present Utah in a fair and accurate manner.

    Other related WikiProjects[edit]

    Article Alerts[edit]

    Categories for discussion

    Good article nominees

    Requests for comments

    Requested moves

    Statistics[edit]

    See /Assessment.


    Participants[edit]

    To join this project, add your user name to WikiProject Utah Active participants. Please keep the list alphabetized by displayed name (not by last name, if you have one in your username).

    Active participants[edit]

    1. Admrboltz (talk · contribs) SLC
    2. BigBen212 (talk · contribs)
    3. Bob Palin (talk · contribs)
    4. Bob rulz (talk · contribs)
    5. Bryce Carmony (talk · contribs)
    6. aguynamedcarl (talk · contribs) - Mostly following Millard County related articles, reviewing changes. Occasional edits, but work and life keep my busy.
    7. Cool Hand Luke (talk · contribs)
    8. COGDEN (talk · contribs)
    9. Davejenk1ns (talk · contribs)
    10. Dbmcdonough (talk · contribs) - technology, Utah, business, social media and government.
    11. doncram (talk · contribs) - historic sites, including any NRHP-listed, see List of RHPs in Utah
    12. GreenGlass1972 (talk · contribs) Ogden. Working on missing State Park articles, and other things as they hook me.
    13. Hypernick1980 (talk · contribs):Ogden, Utah
    14. Authalic (talk · contribs)
    15. Ntsimp (talk · contribs)—Nine Mile Canyon, Category:Ghost towns in Utah and other communities, and photos, especially on the sublists of National Register of Historic Places listings in Utah. I also seem to do most of the assessment around here.
    16. Nihonjoe (talk · contribs)
    17. Qfl247 (talk · contribs) transplant, worked in the West Desert on the Snake Valley/water issue for the Utah Geological Survey, lots of stories and pics
    18. Robert Horning (talk · contribs): Logan, Utah
    19. Steven.Harris (talk · contribs): [email protected], interested in improving the entries for Utah authors.
    20. Thelema12 (talk · contribs)
    21. Tavatar (talk · contribs)
    22. The Utahraptor (talk · contribs)
    23. Todrobbins (talk · contribs) - MLIS/digital asset manager based in Salt Lake City - lots of interests and willing to help anywhere
    24. TurfToe11 (talk) 06:51, 1 July 2013 (UTC): Ogden, Utah
    25. Tripleahg (talk · contribs)
    26. Val42 (talk · contribs): Ogden, Utah
    27. Visorstuff (talk · contribs)
    28. WPPilot (talk · contribs) Fraud & Ponzi Schemes in UTAH
    29. Zaui (talk · contribs) - from Sandy, Utah (Adding photos to articles when I can - see my gallery - willing to work on the portal also)
    30. Theonlypat (talk · contribs)
    31. RES2773 (talk · contribs) - Mostly Utah Transit Authority and other transit/transportation related topics, but occasionally edit elsewhere.

    Inactive participants[edit]

    1. 17adavis7 (talk · contribs)
    2. А (talk · contribs) Ogden, Utah - No edits since April 2008
    3. Adrian Comollo (talk · contribs) I'm working on an article about Utah National Groups under Utah Culture category. See details in my page. - No edits since October 2009
    4. Argyleist (talk · contribs) - No edits since October 2008
    5. Azander (talk · contribs) - No edits since August 2009
    6. Blahblah5555 (talk · contribs) - No edits since July 2009
    7. Bonzostar (talk · contribs) - No edits since June 2010
    8. CKStark (talk · contribs)
    9. Cortina2 (talk · contribs) - No edits since February 2011
    10. D&RGW 223 (talk · contribs)
    11. Edwardlalone (talk · contribs) - I'm working on a State Legislature Project so please feel free to help out. - No edits since June 2010
    12. floodbud (talk · contribs) - No edits since September 2007
    13. Gregmaxfield (talk · contribs) - No edits since March 2010
    14. hitoman72 (talk · contribs) Any photos or information on the Utah county area would be greatly appreciated - No edits since May 2008
    15. Hooky6 (talk · contribs) - No edits since October 2010
    16. Idono (talk · contribs) - No edits since March 2011
    17. Jaromhuff21 (talk · contribs) Utah Valley native -- Did I just say that out loud? - No edits since 2009
    18. Jaxad0127 (talk · contribs)
    19. Jbjazzfan (talk · contribs) - No edits sine January 2011
    20. John Hamer (talk · contribs) - No edits since March 2011
    21. Jon Holly (talk · contribs)~~West Valley City, Utah - No edits since March 2010
    22. JonMoore (talk · contribs) - No edits since March 2007
    23. Koberg427 (talk · contribs)
    24. Lee.Devine (talk · contribs) I am interested in Dixie Applied Technology College - No edits since October 2010
    25. Lethargy (talk · contribs) - No edits since October 2008
    26. Masterhomer (talk · contribs)
    27. Maveric149 (talk · contribs) (I'm working on getting every national park in Utah featured; Zion and Bryce already there) - No edits sine July 2007
    28. Mbatman72 (talk · contribs) - No edits since February 2008
    29. MissingHailstone (talk · contribs)
    30. Narnia2514 (talk · contribs) - No edits since July 2010
    31. Rmwarnick (talk · contribs) (I am adding geo-stubs for every Utah wilderness area) - No edits since May 2009
    32. Rocketmaniac (talk · contribs)
    33. RSkyhawk (talk · contribs): Want to create/improve history articles. Any help appreciated; see my User Page. - No edits since November 2008
    34. Sodaplayer (talk · contribs) - No edits since April 2009
    35. Sterling.morris (talk · contribs)
    36. Sthatting (talk · contribs): Syracuse, Layton, Hildale, & Midvale, Utah - No edits since January 2008
    37. Supertechguy (talk · contribs): Working on the Washington County School District (Utah) Page - No edits since February 2011
    38. Twinkler4 (talk · contribs) - No edits since May 2008
    39. UtahStizzle (talk · contribs)
    40. UteFan16 (talk · contribs)
    41. wadazi11 (talk · contribs) (I was in the middle of working on some mountain pages when I came across this. I'll make sure it ties in.) - No edits since October 2008
    42. WBardwin (talk · contribs) - No edits since October 2010
    43. Worlingham (talk · contribs) - I'm working on Catholicism in Utah. - No edits since December 2010
    44. Yintercept (talk · contribs) I am interested in adding photos to articles about the Mountain West. - No edits since April 2007
    45. yovinedelcielo (talk · contribs) Hey, former Utahn here that is still very interested in promoting Utah-especially since hardly anyone I know had ever heard of it before they met me! - No edits sine March 2011

    Userboxes[edit]

    Flag of Utah.svgThis user is a member of
    WikiProject Utah.
    {{User WikiProject Utah}}
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    {{User Utah}}
    Flag of Utah.svgThis user is interested in the U.S. State of Utah.
    {{User interest Utah}}

    Goals[edit]

    Utah is a state in the western United States. Capital city: Salt Lake City
    1. To improve the quality and quantity of Utah related articles as exemplified by the featured articles, Bryce Canyon National Park, Zion National Park, Geology of the Capitol Reef area, Geology of the Bryce Canyon area and Geology of the Zion and Kolob canyons area; the Good Articles, Salt Lake City, Utah and Great Salt Lake; and the former featured article Liberal Party (Utah).
    2. Present a well-rounded view of Utah as a whole.
    3. To make Wikipedia one of the premier online resources on Utah.

    Infoboxes[edit]

    Templates[edit]

    Applying {{WikiProject United States|class=|importance=|UT=yes|UT-importance=}} to a talk page gives:

    WikiProject United States / Utah (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.
     Project  This page does not require a rating on the project's quality scale.
    Taskforce icon
    This page is supported by WikiProject Utah.
     

    and adds the page to Category:WikiProject Utah.


    Applying {{Utah-stub}} to an article page gives:

    and adds the page to Category:Utah stubs.


    Applying {{Utah-geo-stub}} to an article page gives:

    and adds the page to Category:Utah geography stubs.


    Applying {{Utah-bio-stub}} to an article page gives:

    and adds the page to Category:Utah people stubs.


    Applying {{Photo requested|in=Utah}} to a talk page adds the page to Category:Wikipedia requested photographs in Utah.

    Tools[edit]

    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.