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 217
Beaches 8
Bends 14
Capes 210
Cliffs 88
Falls 53
Flats 17
Forests 17
Gaps 18
Guts 72
Islands 422
Lakes 5,152
Pillars 45
Plains 1
Ranges 8
Rapids 111
Ridges 226
Springs 167
Streams 3,152
Summits 307
Swamps 120
Valleys 665
Woods 7
Wisconsin
Cultural Features
Airports 633
Bridges 43
Buildings 2,853
Canals 89
Cemeteries 2,723
Channels 64
Churches 3,370
Civil 1,943
Crossings 177
Dams 1,111
Harbors 26
Hospitals 258
Levees 2
Locales 2,901
Mines 171
Parks 2,256
Post Offices 232
Reserves 6
Reservoirs 1,324
Schools 4,797
Towers 508
Trails 36
Tunnels 4
Wisconsin Historical
Features/Landmarks
Airports 15
Bridges 1
Buildings 10
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 63
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.