Natural burial United States

Coutts, C., Basmajian, C., Sehee, J. & 2 others 2018

‘Natural burial as a land conservation tool in the US’, Landscape and Urban Planning, 130-143.

Harker, A. 2012

‘Landscapes of the dead: an argument for conservation burial’, Berkeley Planning Journal, 25: 150-59.

Kelly, S. 2012

‘Dead bodies that matter: towards a new ecology of human death in American culture’, Journal of American Culture, 35, 37-51.

Stewart, B. 2018

‘Faultlines in the graveyard: the contested nature of green burial’, Dialog, 57:4, 295-302.


The Cemetery Research Group runs two events a year: in May and in November. Follow the links and send in an abstract