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

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.

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

Instructions for consultants requesting consideration for federally funded subgrant projects.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

A Guide for Archaeologists

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

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

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