Wisconsin is in the north central US, bordering both Lake Michigan and Lake Superior. It has 26,767 miles of rivers and streams – enough to circle the globe at the equator! The first hydroelectric plant was built at Fox River in 1882.|
It is known as the Catfish capital, the Ginseng capital and the Troll capital of the world! With an average of 2,500 performers, Milwaukee's Summerfest is the nation's largest music festival. Wisconsin’s economy is based on dairy farming, mining, lumber, tourism and some service industries. You can see some beautiful lakes and can even watch a master jeweler at work on the webcams below!