Survey & Inventory Forms

The Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation cultural resource forms are available online in Word and Adobe Acrobat (TM) Portable Document Format (PDF).

Adobe Acrobat Reader program is required to view and print PDF files.

Please call 303-866-3392 or email for further assistance if you experience difficulties downloading our forms.

For additional information on what forms to use for your project please see the Cultural Resource Survey Forms Usage Table (PDF).

Archaeology & Paleontology Permits

Archaeology and Paleontology Permit Application (1415)

** OAHP will no longer require an Affidavit of Lawful Presence for individuals listed on the permit application**

Additional Information:

(Includes permit terms and conditions)

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Cultural Resource Forms

Management Data Form and Instructions (1400)

Prehistoric Archaeological Component Form and Instructions (1401) 

Historical Archaeological Component Form and Instructions (1402)

Architectural Inventory Form and Instructions (1403)

Word format:
Architectural Inventory Form
Architectural Inventory Form Instructions
Lexicon Table Introduction
Lexicon Table

PDF format:
Architectural Inventory Form
Architectural Inventory Form Instructions
Lexicon Table Introduction
Lexicon Table

Post-World War II Subdivision Form and Instructions (1403b)

Word format:
Post-World War II Subdivision Form
Post-World War II Subdivision Form Instructions

PDF format:
Post-World War II Subdivision Form
Post-World War II Subdivision Form Instructions

Colorado Cultural Resources Survey - Historic Cultural Landscapes (1404)

Word format:
Historic Cultural Landscapes Form
Historic Cultural Landscapes Instructions

PDF format:
Historic Cultural Landscapes Form
Historic Cultural Landscapes Instructions

Cultural Resource Re-Visitation Form and Instructions (1405) 

Word format: 
Cultural Resource Re-Visitation Form
Cultural Resource Re-Visitation Form Instructions

PDF format:
Cultural Resource Re-Visitation Form
Cultural Resource Re-Visitation Form Instructions

Vandalism Report Form and Instructions (1406)

Word format:
Vandalism Report Form
Vandalism Report Form Instructions

PDF format:
Vandalism Report Form
Vandalism Report Form Instruction

Rock Art Component Form and Instructions (1407) 

Word format:
Rock Art Component Form
Rock Art Component Form Instructions

PDF format:
Rock Art Component Form
Rock Art Component Form Instructions

Archaeological Isolated Find/Feature Form and Instructions (1408)

Word format:
Archaeological Isolated Find/Feature Form
Archaeological Isolated Find/Feature Form Instructions

PDF format:
Archaeological Isolated Find/Feature Form
Archaeological Isolated Find/Feature Form Instructions

Paleontological Component Form and Instructions (1409)

Word format:
Paleontological Component Form
Paleontological Component Form Instructions

PDF format:
Paleontological Component Form
Paleontological Component Form Instructions

Historical & Architectural Reconnaissance Form and Instructions (1417)

Word format:
Historical & Architectural Reconnaissance Form
Historical & Architectural Reconnaissance Ancillary Form
Historical & Architectural Reconnaissance Form Instructions
Historical & Architectural Reconnaissance Ancillary Form Instructions

PDF format:
Historical & Architectural Reconnaissance Form
Historical & Architectural Reconnaissance Ancillary Form
Historical & Architectural Reconnaissance Form Instructions
Historical & Architectural Reconnaissance Ancillary Form Instructions

Linear Component Form and Instructions (1418)

Word format:
Linear Component Form
Linear Component Form Instructions

PDF format:
Linear Component Form
Linear Component Form Instructions

More about recording linear sites (PDF)

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File Access Request Form

OAHP File Access Request Form (w/price list)

PDF format

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Limited-Results Cultural Resource Survey

Limited-Results Cultural Resource Survey Form (1420)

Word format
PDF format

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Survey Management Information Form

Cultural Resources Survey Management Information Form (1421)

Word format
PDF format

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Survey Manual

Colorado Cultural Resource Survey Manual (1527)

PDF format: Colorado Cultural Resource Survey Manual: Guidelines for Identification: History and Archaeology Revised edition, 2007

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