Maine's nickname is "The Pine Tree State," and its capital is Augusta. Maine was admitted to the United States on March 15, 1820. It was the 23rd state to be admitted.
Maine's coat of arms features a moose resting under a pine tree. The moose is flanked by a seaman and a farmer, who represent the early workers who travelled to Maine. The state flag consists of the coat of arms against a blue background.
Maine is bordered by New Hampshire.Learn more about United States