The Windermere System is inhabited by its native race, the Windermereans, who are one of the Children of Protoculture. It is ruled by the Windermere Kingdom, a long lineage that originated from the time of the Protoculture. Their current ruler is King Gramia Nerich Windermere and his son, Heinz Nehrich Windermere.
Their main exports are Windermerian apples, often referred to as Galactic Apples. It is a rich in nutrients, delicious and relatively inexpensive food source, and has gained popularity throughout the Brisingr Globular Cluster.