A list of the USA/VE states, provinces, territories, etc ... Followed by Suggested Exchanges
The exchange is slightly different for W/VE and "DX" in this contest ..
Most problems arise when W/VE casual ops do not give their state/province abbreviation so
here they are:
Canada/VE Provinces & Territories (VE8, VY0, VY1 are Territories)
US States ============= * XXXX(AK) Idaho(ID) Montana(MT) Rhode Island(RI) Alabama(AL) Illinois(IL) North Carolina(NC) S. Carolina(SC) Arkansas(AR) Indiana(IN) North Dakota(ND) South Dakota(SD) Arizona(AZ) Kansas(KS) Nebraska(NE) Tennessee(TN) California(CA) Kentucky(KY) New Hampshire (NH) Texas (TX) Colorado(CO) Louisiana(LA) New Jersey(NJ) Utah(UT) Connecticut(CT) Massachusetts(MA) New Mexico(NM) Virginia(VA) Delaware(DE) Maryland(MD) Nevada(NV) Vermont(VT) Florida(FL) Maine(ME) New York(NY) Washington(WA) Georgia(GA) Michigan(MI) Ohio(OH) Wisconsin(WI) * XXXXX(HI) Minnesota(MN) Oklahoma(OK) West Virginia(WV) Iowa(IA) Missouri(MO) Oregon(OR) Wyoming(WY) Mississippi(MS) Pennsylvania(PA) Note: * Hawaii and Alaska will be treated as DX and count as KH6 and KL7 DX ... District of Columbia (DC) is not a state and should be recorded as MD (Maryland).