The county surveyor is typically responsible for survey records, establishing and maintaining survey monuments at corners of sections or other land units, and reviewing property boundary surveys and subdivision plans. The county surveyor also prepares an annual statement of county personal property. Some other responsibilities include:
Protecting original section corners and donation land claim corners
Review pending subdivision and plat maps in Lincoln County for county requirements, accuracy, easements, encroachments and other issues.
Reviews survey maps for compliance purposes before adding them to the public record
Assists with the public when questions arise about property surveys, historical data, and assisting with educating the public on understanding the legal descriptions.