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Standards for Federal Lands Boundary Evidence Approved

Department of the Interior (DOI), Departmental Manual, Part 600, Chapter 5, Standards for Federal Lands Boundary Evidence, has been approved. The Standards provide Department-wide guidance and instruction to reduce conflicts over Federal interest assets and minimize unnecessary land surveys.

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Upcoming Live Continuing Education Courses

The CFedS Program will be presenting an IBLA continuing education (CE) course worth 2 CFedS CE credits at the following five conferences in the coming months:

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Cadastral Builds Program that Serves Tribes, Protects Lands

Although marking a boundary seems simple enough, it is a part of a very important initiative that relies on its many interwoven tasks.

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You have found the official website for the Certified Federal Surveyors Program (CFedS). Co-administered by the Department of the Interior's Bureau of Land Management and the National Society of Professional Surveyors (NSPS), the Program provides extensive training for Professional Land Surveyors in dealing with federal survey processes. This website contains all the information you need to learn about, register for, or utilize the CFedS Program. The CFedS Training Program was designed by the Bureau of Land Management. To learn more about the current CFedS team click on the Program Coordinator link. We invite you to explore this site.