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Survey and Inventory

Survey and Inventory: Fundamental to making informed preservation decisions is a cultural resource survey to help you identify and inventory historic properties.

Featured Survey Tools and Records
Statewide inventories Archaeology Survey Manual Standing Structures Survey Manual
Statewide Inventories

SHPO files on Minnesota's standing structures and prehistoric and historic archaeological sites cover all 87 counties.
Archaeology Survey Manual

Learn procedures for conducting an archaeological project in Minnesota. (pdf)
Standing Structures Survey Manual

This essential tool helps you conduct a survey of your community's cultural resources. (pdf)