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For information on Wisconsin's Ecological Landscapes, contact:
Andy Stoltman

Learn about Wisconsin's Ecological Landscapes

Map of the Ecological Landscapes of Wisconsin.


Ecological Landscapes are 16 areas of Wisconsin with different ecological attributes and management opportunities. They can be used to identify the best areas of the state to manage for different natural communities, key habitats, aquatic features and native plants and animals from an ecosystem management perspective. Choose an Ecological Landscape by clicking on the map or choosing from the list above to learn more. Please see also the Ecological Landscapes book which was used to develop these pages.

Last Revised: July 16, 2020

Southwest Savanna Southern Lake Michigan Coastal Western Coulees and Ridges Southeast Glacial Plains Central Sand Hills Central Lake Michigan Coastal Central Sand Plains Northern Lake Michigan Coastal Northern Lake Michigan Coastal Northeast Sands Western Prairie North Central Forest Northern Highlands Northwest Lowlands Northwest Sands Northwest Lowlands Superior Coastal Plains Forest Transition