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 :


Nov 15, 2017 ... Minnesota is the "Land of 10000 Lakes," but Wisconsin claims to have ... officially lists 15,074 lakes; however, Wisconsin also counts all lakes. ... as a lake, which still results in a higher number than our famous "10,000 Lakes.


The prevalence of lakes has generated many repeat names. For example, there are more than 200 Mud Lakes, 150 Long Lakes, and 120 Rice Lakes. All but four  ...


Feb 5, 2018 ... Wisconsin has about 3000 more lakes than its neighboring state, but Minnesota ... It's unclear how many lakes Minnesota would have under ...


Mar 1, 2018 ... Voyageurs National Park in northern Minnesota is the largest water-based park in the National Park System. By the numbers. Number of lakes: ...


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 ...


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.


Jul 19, 2019 ... Minnesota, obviously, is the winner, but it turns out there is no actual, technical ... “Wisconsin, many people may not be aware, actually has 15,000 ... Sixty percent of the lakes in the state don't even have official names.


Jun 24, 2019 ... Wisconsin's top tourism official recently claimed that the Badger State has more lakes than Minnesota. The numbers tell a different story.


Mar 4, 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 ...