Minnesota is a state in the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes regions of the United States. It is bordered by Lake Superior and the Canadian province of Ontario to the north, the Canadian province of Manitoba to the northwest, North Dakota to the west, South Dakota to the southwest, Iowa to the south, and Wisconsin to the east. Minnesota is well known for its scenic beauty, abundant lakes and abundant wildlife. The state is home to the Mall of America, the National Football League’s Minnesota Vikings, and the Mayo Clinic. Major industries in the state include agriculture, manufacturing and tourism.