Few People Know That Fireflies Are The Official Insect Of The Hoosier State And Here’s What You Should Know
Few people know that fireflies recently became the official insects of Indiana. It was only in the past couple of years that these little critters were deemed part of our Hoosier culture. Keep reading to learn how and why it came to be.
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An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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