Colorado

Eli, Layan and Zhen Han

Geography and landform

Many river run through Colorado. Eastern Colorado has lots of prairies and flat lands.

Colorado has 53 mountains that peak higher than 14,000. In Colorado deep snow covers the ground in the winter.Colorado is the highest state. In the 1800s Colorado had a gold rush. The Rocky Mountains runs through Colorado.

History

Colorado is shaped like a rectangle. Colorado is named after the Colorado river. Denver is Colorado's largest city. Fishing is really popular in Colorado. There's so much to see and do in Colorado. The state bird is called lark bunting. Colorado has many farms and ranches. Colorado is a state of mountains canyons and plains. In Colorado,some people are park rangers,and fire fighters.colorado has along stretch of land called the Continetal divide.

Fun facts

Colorado touches 7 other states. Some of the states are Ariznona, Kansas, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Utah, and Wyoming. Colorado's nickname is the Centunnial state. The states folk dance is called the square dance. The state tree is the blue shpruce. The state gemstone is aqumarine and the state mineral is rhodochrosite. The state insect is the hairstreak butterfly.

Recreation and entertainment

People in Colorado like to go fishing in the summer time. They also like to go skiing on the big mountains in Colorado. White water rafting is popular on the rivers in Colorado.
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