Wisconsin Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Physical Cultural Historical
Also See:Features by WI County

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Wisconsin
Physical Features
Arches 4
Areas 11
Bars 45
Basins 16
Bays 218
Beaches 20
Bends 14
Capes 211
Cliffs 88
Falls 53
Flats 21
Forests 17
Gaps 18
Guts 79
Islands 431
Lakes 5,205
Pillars 45
Plains 1
Ranges 8
Rapids 111
Ridges 226
Springs 167
Streams 3,202
Summits 314
Swamps 122
Valleys 665
Woods 7
Wisconsin
Cultural Features
Airports 633
Bridges 43
Buildings 2,867
Canals 89
Cemeteries 2,723
Channels 64
Churches 3,370
Civil 1,943
Crossings 177
Dams 1,112
Harbors 26
Hospitals 258
Levees 2
Locales 2,902
Mines 171
Parks 2,256
Post Offices 232
Reserves 6
Reservoirs 1,333
Schools 4,797
Towers 508
Trails 36
Tunnels 4
Wisconsin Historical
Features/Landmarks
Airports 15
Bridges 1
Buildings 11
Cemeteries 1
Churches 206
Civil 11
Crossings 3
Dams 7
Falls 2
Hospitals 25
Islands 4
Lakes 4
Locales 84
Military (Historical) 17
Parks 3
Populated Places 69
Post Offices 6
Reservoirs 3
Schools 2,917
Summits 1
Swamps 2
Towers 8

Wisconsin's National
Historic Landmarks
39
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.