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Wisconsin State Flag
State Bird: Robin
State Animal: Badger
State Wildlife Animal: White-tailed Deer
State Domestic Animal: Dairy Cow
State Dog: American Water Spaniel
State Fish: Muskellunge
State Insect: Honey Bee
State Flower: Violet
State Tree: Sugar Maple
State Grain: Corn
State Mineral: Galena
State Rock: Red Granite
State Fossil: Calymene Celebra
State Soil: Antigo silt loam
State Beverage: Milk
State Song: "On Wisconsin"
State Dance: Polka
State Symbol of Peace: Mourning Dove
Origin of State Name: The name is derived from the French version of an Ojibwa term that may mean "gathering of the waters" or "place of the beaver."
Nickname for State: The Badger State. The name refers to miners, among the state's first settlers, who lived in mine shafts or dug their homes out of hillsides, as badgers do.
Nickname for residents: Wisconsinites