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Review and Compliance
(Section 106)

Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act stipulates that federal agencies must consider the effects of their undertakings on properties listed in or eligible for the National Register of Historic Places. The State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) has an important role in this process and consults with the Oklahoma Archeological Survey (OAS) under the program. The SHPO assists federal agencies or their recipients of funding, license, or permits to determine if significant archeological or historic resources are located within the project area and, if so, whether the undertaking will impact those properties. Depending on the situation, the SHPO helps the agency to develop appropriate mitigation of any adverse effects on these valuable resources. For detailed information, contact Catharine Wood 405/521-6381 or cwood@okhistory.org.

Review & Compliance (Section 106 Process) Fact Sheet (PDF)

Frequently Asked Questions About Section 106 Review (PDF)

National Register Criteria for Evaluation

Review & Compliance (Section 106 Process) Manual ***UPDATED NOVEMBER 2015***
(To access the Table of Contents links, please right click and choose "Save As" or "Save Link As" and save the manual to your computer)

Tribal Governments and Section 106 Consultation

Guidance on Section 106 Agreement Documents (PDF)

Interactive NRHP Map (unrestricted locations)

Search the DOE List

DOE List (Excel, updated quarterly–January, April, July, and October)

Search the Tower Projects

Tower Projects (1989 through 2017)

National Register of Historic Places and Oklahoma Landmarks Inventory
Includes SHPO's inventory of architectural/historic resources

Oklahoma Properties Listed in the National Register
Oklahoma's National Register Handbook

Survey Forms