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Learn who serves on the Wisconsin Historic Preservation Review Board and when they meet.

Don't panic! Stop what you are doing and read this article. The Wisconsin Historical Society can help.

Learn what the standards and expectations are for archaeologists working within Wisconsin's human burial sites.

Working Within the Boundaries of Cemeteries and Mound Groups

Do you need to disturb a cemetery or mound group? Planning to build, plant, or work in a cemetery or Native American mound group? Read this first.

Download the public land permit required to conduct archaeology on all non-federal public land in Wisconsin.

Download the Wisconsin-preferred National Register form.

What steps should you take to research burial sites prior to conducting a field project? Read more to find out.

See the most current list of intensive architectural surveys completed in Wisconsin.

Find contact information for Tribal Historic Preservation Officers (THPO).

Learn about the procedures for handling publicly-owned or abandoned burial sites.

These consultants are available to help you research historic buildings and archaeological sites.

Instructions for consultants requesting consideration for federally funded subgrant projects.

A list of resources for professionals recommended by the Division of Historic Preservation-Public History.

Submit this form for placement on the Wisconsin list of professional archaeologists.

A Guide for Public Archeology in Wisconsin

Download the Wisconsin Archeological Survey Guidelines.

General Information

Wisconsin Supplementary Manual

For Nominations to the National Register of Historic Places

Find guidance for preparing a typical Wisconsin nomination to the State Register and the National Register of Historic Places.

How to request a preliminary evaluation of National Register eligibility.

Form or Application

Archaeology Site Forms

Find information for completing Wisconsin archaeology site forms.

Guide or Instruction

Survey Manual

Find guidance for undertaking architectural and historical surveys in Wisconsin.

A Guide for Archaeologists

Ensure you are complying with Wisconsin's burial sites laws.
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