Public Land Survey Systems
Credit: 4 PDH
Course Fee: $60.00
The public Lands Survey System (PLSS) was originally set up to sell the lands acquired by the U.S. Government in the Northwest Territory (Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, and Wisconsin) . It was so successful that it was used later to sell land in the Louisiana Purchase, Oregon Territory, Mexican Cession, and Alaska.
- History and background
- Township division
- Section subdivision
- Restoring lost or Obliterated corners
Washington State Department of Transportation
Review the quiz before studying the course.
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