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

This is a list of lakes of Minnesota. Although promoted as the "Land of 10,000 Lakes", ... The prevalence of lakes has generated many repeat names. For example ...

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 have more ... Wisconsin DNR spokesperson James Dick said Wisconsin officially lists ... for what counts as a lake, which still results in a higher number than our ...

https://www.dnr.state.mn.us/faq/mnfacts/water.html

By the numbers. Counties with no natural lakes: Mower, Olmsted, Pipestone, Rock. Number of lakes: 11,842 (10+ acres). Number of natural rivers and streams :

https://www.exploreminnesota.com/media-room/facts-figures/

Minneapolis, largest city in Minnesota: 412,517; St. Paul, state capital: 300,353 ... Number of lakes: 11,842 (over 10 acres); Rivers and streams add up to 69,200 ...

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

Mar 3, 2010 ... If Minnesota is the “Land of 10000 Lakes” then Wisconsin is the “Land ... Aside from the number of lakes, there is a huge disparity between the ...

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 ... Hey Minnesota, how many lakes do YOU have? 11,842, says the ... Meanwhile, the U.S. Geological Survey doesn't officially define lakes.

https://patch.com/minnesota/across-mn/minnesotas-10-000-lakes-facts-myths

Mar 1, 2018 ... Does Wisconsin really have more lakes than Minnesota? By William ... Number of natural rivers and streams: 6,564 (69,200 miles). Wetlands ...

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

Jun 4, 2019 ... At the federal level, the U.S. Geological Survey does not have an official definition of lakes, but it does lump together ponds and lakes as water ...