Raffaella Zanuttini and a team of undergraduate students at Yale are developing a project called the Micro-Syntactic Atlas of Variation in English (MSAVE). So far they have used published literature to document more than a half a dozen syntactic structures that are known to vary in North American English varieties. MSAVE.
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