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

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

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

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

A Guide for Archaeologists

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

Guide or Instruction

Survey Manual

Find guidance for undertaking architectural and historical surveys in Wisconsin.

How to request a preliminary evaluation of National Register eligibility.

Form or Application

Archaeology Site Forms

Find information for completing Wisconsin archaeological site forms.

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

Instructions for consultants requesting consideration for federally funded subgrant projects.

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.

Learn about current Wisconsin Historical Society guidelines for the documentation of human burial sites.

Download the Wisconsin-preferred National Register form.

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.

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

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.

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

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

A Guide for Public Archeology in Wisconsin

Download the Wisconsin Archeological Survey Guidelines.
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