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July 2009 Feature of the Month


New Symbols and Emblems Designated During 2009 Legislative Session


The Legislature enacted legislation during the 2009 Session that created three official State symbols. Act Number 58 of 2009 designates the following:

    Official State Duck is the Wood Duck
    Official State Marine Mammal is the Bottlenose Dolphin
    Official State Migratory Marine Mammal is the Northern Right Whale


For more information on these new symbols, visit our State Symbols & Emblems link under Cool Stuff! You'll find them in the Animals & Other Living Things category.



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