Mississippi River Headwaters Watershed
- Approximately 1,920 square miles, and 1,228,884 acres
- Approximately 916 total river miles
- 686 lakes with a total acreage of 201,570 acres
- 50% of the land is publicly owned or held by tribal landowners
- 39% of the area is forested
- 29% of the area is wetlands
Source: DNR Public Waters; lakes noted are greater than 10 acres.