https://madison.com/wsj/print_only/ask-us/headline/just-ask-us-minnesota-or-wisconsin-which-state-has-more/article_93ad2d9a-5b7c-5dd5-8071-2d9237208780.html

Feb 5, 2018 ... A: Looking at a map, it's clear that many lakes dot both Wisconsin and Minnesota. Minnesota even boasts 10,000 lakes on its license plates.

https://www.politifact.com/wisconsin/statements/2019/may/23/sara-meaney/who-has-more-lakes-minnesota-or-wisconsin/

May 23, 2019 ... "Wisconsin, many people may not be aware, actually has 15000 freshwater lakes ," she said. "More than Minnesota?" asked host John Mercure.

https://www.kare11.com/article/news/local/verify/verify-does-minnesota-or-wisconsin-have-more-lakes/89-492122898

Nov 15, 2017 ... Minnesota is the "Land of 10000 Lakes," but Wisconsin claims to ... for what counts as a lake, which still results in a higher number than our ...

https://www.spectatornews.com/currents/2010/03/04/wisconsin-vs-minnesota-lakes/

Mar 3, 2010 ... Aside from the number of lakes, there is a huge disparity between the amount of water in general in each state. Wisconsin is over 17% water by ...

https://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2019/06/04/which-has-more-lakes-minnesota-or-wisconsin/

Jun 4, 2019 ... According to the Wisconsin DNR, Wisconsin has 15,074 “documented” lakes. Those are defined as bodies of water 2.2 acres or more. Of those ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_lakes_in_Wisconsin

There are 15,074 documented lakes in Wisconsin. Of these, about 40 percent have been ... Many lakes have the same names, with 116 named Mud Lake.

http://actualityscience.blogspot.com/2010/08/lakes-of-minnesota-and-wisconsin.html

Aug 25, 2010 ... But the state does not actually have 10,000 lakes. It has more. The official number is 11,842 lakes. So how about Wisconsin? Well, the ...

https://dnr.wi.gov/lakes/

It's easy to fall in love with Wisconsin's 15,000 lakes. Breathtaking scenery and beautiful wildlife provide the backdrop along thousands of miles of shoreline, ...

https://dnr.wi.gov/lakes/findalake/

Abel Lake. Lincoln County - 6 Acres ... Ada Lake. Langlade County - 75 Acres .... For information on Lakes in Wisconsin, contact: Wisconsin DNR Lakes Division ...

https://traveltips.usatoday.com/largest-lakes-wisconsin-56097.html

Apr 27, 2018 ... Only 40 percent of Wisconsin's 15,074 lakes are large enough to have names; many of the smallest lakes are 1 or 2 acre ponds. Portions of ...