Minnesota

Photo Minnesota shares a Lake Superior water border with Michigan and Wisconsin on the northeast; the remainder of the eastern border is with Wisconsin. Iowa is to the south, North Dakota and South Dakota to the west and the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Manitoba to the north. “Minnesota” is derived from the Dakota phrase …

Massachusetts

Photo: USFWS, Refuge Massachusetts borders Rhode Island and Connecticut to the south, New York to the west, and Vermont and New Hampshire to the north. To the east it borders the Atlantic Ocean. The state’s name comes from the Indigenous Wôpanâak language: Mâsachsut (maa-sa-choo-sut) translating as ‘place of the foothill,’ most likely referring to the …

Iowa

Photo: H. Peter Jorgensen, Farmland Iowa is bordered by Minnesota to the north, Wisconsin and Illinois to the east, Nebraska and South Dakota to the west, and Missouri to the south. The state capital is Des Moines. Wikipedia Iowa Cities Des Moines Cedar Rapids Amana Colonies Planeta.com Iowa Links USA USA States

Kansas

Photo: USFWS Mountain-Prairie, Lesser Prairie-Chicken in the Red Hills Kansas is bordered by Nebraska on the north, Missouri on the east, Oklahoma on the south and Colorado on the west. Photos Planeta.com Kansas Links USA USA States

Indiana

Photo: Gage Skidmore, IU Auditorium Indiana is located in the midwestern region of the USA and borders Ohio, Michigan, Illinois and Kentucky The state’s name means ‘Land of the Indians.’ Universities Indiana University Cities Bloomington, Indiana Fort Wayne Indianapolis Parks Indiana Dunes Features Three Rivers Festival, July 13-21 Planeta.com USA Indiana Links USA States

Hawai’i

Photo: Eric Tessmer, Hanauma Bay Hawai’i is the southernmost state in the USA The Hawaiian Archipelago hosts eight national parks, two renowned World Heritage Sites: Papahānaumokuākea, a Marine National Monument and Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park and an expansive Biosphere Reserve. Six major islands: Hawai’i, Maui, Lāna’i, Moloka‘i, O’ahu and Kaua’i. The main Hawaiian Islands consist of …

Georgia

Photo: Savannah Wildlife Refuge Georgia is bordered on the south by Florida; on the east by the Atlantic Ocean and South Carolina; on the west by Alabama and by Florida in the extreme southwest; and on the north by Tennessee and North Carolina. The state capital is Atlanta. Cities Atlanta Planeta.com Georgia Links USA States …

Florida

Photo: NASA, Juno Launch Florida is located in the southeastern corner of the USA. The state borders the Gulf of Mexico on the west, Alabama to the northwest and Georgia to the northeast. Florida has the longest coastline in the contiguous United States, encompassing approximately 1,350 miles (2,170 km), and is the only state to …

Connecticut

Photo: Melissa Biggs, Tantaquidgeon Museum Connecticut borders New York to the west and south, Massachusetts to the north and Rhode Island to the east. Connecticut Links USA USA States

Colorado

Photo: Dick Rochester, Down to Earth Colorado is bordered by Kansas and Nebraska to the east, Utah to the west, Wyoming to the north, New Mexico to the south. It also shares a corner with Arizona. Embedded Tweets BLM and city trails near Durango reopening Saturday! For more info: https://t.co/X9ufx0ptZG #GetOutside and enjoy #yourpubliclands! pic.twitter.com/r1bli473Qt …