Planning: Site location

Długozima, A. 2020

‘How to find a suitable location for a cemetery? Application of multi-criteria evaluation for identifying potential sites for cemeteries in Białystok, Poland’, Moravian Geographical Reports, 30:1, 34-53.

Ismail, N., Omar, A. & Majeed, Z. 2007

‘Site selection for new memorial park using GIS: Muslim Memorial Park’, Joint International Symposium and Exhibition on Geoinformation, ISG/GNSS.

Lofti, S., Habibi, K & Javad Koohsari, M. 2009

‘Integrating multi-media models and geographic information systems for cemetery site selection (a case study of the Sanandaj City, Iran), Acta Geographica Slovenica, 49, 179-198.

Soliman, A. 2015

‘Impact of cemeteries on the development of urban settlements in Egypt: the case of Minia and Kharga’, Journal of Architectural and Planning Research, 107-130.

Tudor, C., Ioja, I., Hesperger, A. & Patru-Stupariu, I. 2013

‘Is the residential land use incompatible with cemeteries location? Assessing the attitudes of urban residents’, Carpathian Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences, 8:2, 153-62.


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