WSRS2022: The Wisconsin Spatial Reference System 2022 Task Force

December 12, 2018

The PLSS Workgroup was formed by individuals and organizations in Wisconsin to advocate and advance the purpose and importance of the Public Land Survey System. Our goal is to educate and encourage State, County and Municipal agencies in improving, advancing and maintaining the Public Land Survey System statewide.

WI-SDMS Translator

November 29, 2018

Software packages available to convert and transform coordinate reference systems.

Fun with Geodesy

February 2, 2018

Okay, maybe geodesy isn’t fun for most of us. But Dave Doyle, former Chief Geodetic Surveyor with the National Geodetic Survey, has a knack for making the topic interesting and entertaining.

Wisconsin Coordinate Reference Systems, Second Edition

August 1, 2017

This handbook is a technical guide and resource for those who work with geospatial information in Wisconsin. It provides a brief overview of the history, evolution, and basics of Wisconsin’s coordinate reference systems, and compiles in one place the technical specifications for systems most commonly used in the state.

Wisconsin County Coordinate System (WCCS) Parameters

July 26, 2017

Please note: WCCS was redesigned in 2006 and replaced by a new system called WISCRS. These parameters are provided for historical reference. For more information, see the SCO publication “Wisconsin Coordinate Reference Systems.”