Although full-time staff openings at the State Cartographer’s Office are rare, we frequently hire student hourly employees to assist with our many ongoing projects.

About the SCO

The State Cartographer’s Office is Wisconsin’s resource for information about maps, cartography, geographic information systems, land information systems, and geospatial technology.

Contact Us

Contact information for the Wisconsin State Cartographer’s Office in Madison, WI.

SCO Projects

In addition to our day-to-day activities, the State Cartographer’s Office works on larger-scale projects with time frames of several months or even years. These projects may include major updates to our website or mapping applications, funded research projects, large data development activities, and large-scale coordination initiatives.

SCO Publications

Publications by the Wisconsin State Cartographer’s Office, Madison, WI.

Wiscland 2 project complete, data now available

After more than two years of work, new statewide land cover products are now available for download from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.

SCO Annual Report now available for 2015-16

The SCO has published its 2015-16 Annual Report.

SCO Annual Report now available for 2014-15

The SCO has published its 2014-15 Annual Report.

Reduction to State Cartographer’s Office budget anticipated

Information about an anticipated cut in funding to the State Cartographer’s Office, and possible implications.

New feature on SCO site aims to help Wisconsin data seekers

Check out the new “Find Data” tab if you are looking for commonly-requested Wisconsin geospatial datasets.