These photos are from the "Get the Picture" contest - recreating a modern day version of the picture taken somewhere, sometime in New Mexico.
|Statehood: January 6, 1912 New Mexico is the 47th state in the Union signed by President William Taft|
|Highest Point: Wheeler Peak, 1,3161ft.||Lowest Point: Red Bluff Reservoir, southeast of Carlsbad, 2,842 ft.|
|State Question: "Red or Green?"||State Motto: Crecit Eundo: "It Grows as it Goes"|
|State Fossil: Coelophysis ("see-la-fisis")||State Gem: Turquoise||State Flower: Yucca|
|State Insect: Tarantula Hawk Wasp||State Bird: Roadrunner||State Tree: Piñon|
|State Fish: Rio Grande Cutthroat Trout||State Animal: Black Bear||State Tie: Bolo Tie|