The Elk became the official state animal in 1971. They are found all over the united states.
The beehive was the officially the state emblem in 1959 on march 4th. It was adopted by the legaster of the state.
The sego lily was made the official state flower after a census was taken of the state's school children as to their prefrence for a state flower. The sego lily is white, lilac, and yellow.
The cherry is the states fruit. Both sweet and sour cherries are grown in Utah.
The Bonneville Cutthroat Trout was the state fish after having the rainbow trout. The Mormon Pioneers used the fish for a source of food.
Industry was the official state motto on march 4, 1959. It was adopted by Utah.
In 2003 Utah State voted to change the song to "Utah this is the place" from "Utah we love thee." In 1996 Sam and Gary Francis wrote the song.
The Topaz gem became the state gem in 1969. It is found in Beaver.
The Spanish sweet onion was became the state vegetable in 2002. They are similar to sweet onions.
Are state tree is the quaking aspen. It was chosen in 2014.
Each state has adopted a state flag. All of the things on the flag means something special.
The state is the Allosaurus. It's skull is more than 3ft. long.
The state bid is the California seagull. It became the state bird in 1955.
Copper is what pennies are made out of. It became the state mineral in 1994.