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Rhode Island State Bird:

Rhode Island red rooster - click to see all state birds
Rhode Island red rooster photo by Paul Williams on Flickr; noncommercial
use permitted with attribution. See All State Birds - National Bird.

Rhode Island Red

See Rhode Island Red Video below

The Rhode Island red chicken was designated the official state bird of Rhode Island in 1954. When the bill was signed into law, then Governor Dennis J. Roberts stated: "The Rhode Island red has become a symbol of Rhode Islanders all over the world."

Rhode Island red - click to see all state birds
Rhode Island red hen - public domain photo on Wikipedia
See All State Birds - National Bird.

The Rhode Island Red was chosen during an election sponsored by the Audubon Society of Rhode Island, the Rhode Island Federation of Garden Clubs, and the Providence Journal Company, beat

Source:
Rhode Island Facts and History: RI.gov
Links:
All State Birds - National Bird

    

 

Rhode Island Symbols & Icons

bird - flower
fruit - drink
tree - soil
fish - shell
rock - mineral
yacht

flag - seal
motto - quarter
name - nickname
song - march
folk art - tartan
tall ship
 

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