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Download the Wisconsin Historical Society and DOT Determination of Eligibility Form.

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

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.

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

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

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

Guide or Instruction

Survey Manual

Find guidance for undertaking architectural and historical surveys in Wisconsin.

Learn how archaeologists request approval from the Director of the Wisconsin Historical Society

Instructions for consultants requesting consideration for federally funded subgrant projects.

A Guide for Public Archeology in Wisconsin

Download the Wisconsin Archeological Survey Guidelines.

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

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

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

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

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

How to request a preliminary evaluation of National Register eligibility.

Read this information before planning a project inside a cemetery or mound group.

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

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.

A Guide for Archaeologists

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