Illinois Features & Landmarks (Physical, Cultural & Historic Features)

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Illinois Physical Features, Cultural Features & Historical Landmarks

Physical Cultural Historical

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Illinois
Physical Features
Arches 6
Areas 16
Bars 21
Basins 17
Bays 41
Beaches 27
Bends 24
Capes 24
Cliffs 40
Falls 6
Flats 40
Forests 50
Gaps 2
Guts 115
Islands 336
Lakes 867
Pillars 3
Plains 1
Ranges 6
Rapids 1
Ridges 55
Springs 39
Streams 2,697
Summits 223
Swamps 62
Valleys 238
Woods 155
Illinois
Cultural Features
Airports 723
Bridges 145
Buildings 5,582
Canals 278
Cemeteries 6,721
Channels 25
Churches 8,704
Civil 3,107
Crossings 541
Dams 994
Harbors 7
Hospitals 375
Levees 11
Locales 2,660
Mines 443
Oilfields 144
Parks 4,197
Post Offices 549
Reserves 15
Reservoirs 1,123
Schools 6,380
Towers 487
Trails 44
Wells 2
  • 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.
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