Research Resource Discovery

Public Land Survey System (PLSS)

Affiliation: UIUC

Provider: Illinois State Geological Survey (ISGS)

Type: Software

Description: This web page will allow you to enter an Illinois address and determine its legal description to the section level-of-detail. The Public Land Survey System (PLSS) is used in legal descriptions and employs a grid system described in terms of numbered townships, ranges, and sections. Please follow the instructions below

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