Land Surveying


State Land Surveying Resources

Professional Land Surveyors of Ohio A professional organization in Ohio for the advancement of professional land surveying 

Professional Engineers Professional Surveyors Ohio State Board of Registration
Information related to education, licensure, and renewal of professional surveyors in Ohio

Ohio State Board Continuing Education Facts and INFO Licensure requirements for professional surveyors in Ohio

Taking the FS Exam for Ohio
Instructions for applying to take the NCEES FS Exam in Ohio

Ohio Licensure
Information on Individual Licensure for professional surveyors in Ohio

Ohio License Renewal
About P.E., P.S biennial renewal in Ohio

Federal Land Surveying Resources

Federal Emergency Management Agency
Resource links and other information about the National Flood Insurance Program that are especially useful for Surveyors.

National Geodetic Survey
Provides the framework for all positioning activities in the Nation.

U.S. Dept of the Interior Bureau of Land Management General Land Office Records
Live access to Federal land conveyance records for the Public Land States, including image access to more than five million Federal land title records issued between 1788 and the present.

U.S. Geological Survey Providing real-time or near real-time data and information on current conditions and earth observations.

Land Surveying as a Career

Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology
Information on accredited college and university programs in applied and natural science, computing, engineering and engineering technology.

Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational outlook handbook for professional land surveyors

The National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES)
Advancing licensure for professional surveyors

What exactly does it take to be a Surveyor?
Information on the profession of land surveying from Professional Land Surveyors of Ohio

Ohio Surveying Education Programs
Resource links from Professional Land Surveyors of Ohio

Land surveying resources from McSteen, celebrating 50 years in business.

Survey Industry Resources

National Society of Professional Surveyors The National Society of Professional Surveyors proudly serving the public and the profession.

National States Geographic Information Council
Promotes the coordinated, impactful, and cost-efficient application of GIS and other location-based information and analytics to best serve the nation, with emphasis on the power of initiatives and public policy that connect across local, state, federal, and private sector partners.

Surveyors Historical Society Dedicated to the preservation of surveying history 

Virtual Museum of Surveying Online exhibits depicting the history of surveying

The American Surveyor Magazine A magazine dedicated to topics of interest to land surveying and professionals in the industry

GPS World Magazine A magazine dedicated to the technical aspects of land surveying

Point of Beginning Magazine Committed to interesting, entertaining information related to land surveying, as well as tools, resources, and continuing education related to the profession of land survey and geospatial industry. 

xyHt Magazine
xyHt is a monthly print magazine & an online resource for professionals in the fields of positioning & measurement

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