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.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 of ... WI also has over two times the percent of lake coverage as MN.

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 ... It measures about two-tenths of an acre; or, put in perspective, about ...

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.

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

Aug 25, 2010 ... Growing up in Wisconsin near the Minnesota border, there was a little rivalry ... It turns out that the two states have different definitions of a lake.

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 named. They range in size from small one-and two-acre (0.5–1 ha) ...

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/Default.aspx?mobile=false

Sep 27, 2016 ... Clearing house for Lake Information on Wisconsin Lakes - in the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.

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 ...

http://seagrant.wisc.edu/Home/AboutUsSection/PressRoom/Details.aspx?PostID=796

The Great Lakes are the largest freshwater system on Earth. The Great ... The state's two nuclear power plants use about 2 billion gallons (7.5 billion liters) daily.