Bazaraitė, E. 2021

Už miesto, miške: medžiai Rasų ir Bernardinų kapinėse’, Kraštovaizdžio Architektūra, I, 35–41.

Becher, C. 2021

‘Becoming a tree: exploring the entanglement of bodies, soil, and trees in natural burials’, Green Letters, 25:4, 403-414.

Bovyn, R., Lordon M., Grecco, A., & 2 others 2019

‘Tree cavity availability in urban cemeteries and city parks’, Journal of Urban Ecology, 5:1,1–9.


Cloke, P. & Jones O. 2003

‘Grounding ethical mindfulness for/in nature: trees in their places’, Ethics, Place & Environment, 6:3, 195-213.

Cloke, P. & Jones, O. 2004

‘Turning in the graveyard: trees and the hybrid geographies of dwelling, monitoring and resistance in a Bristol cemetery’ Cultural Geographies, 11, pp313-341.

Jones, O. 2007

‘Arnos Vale Cemetery and the lively materialities of trees in place’, Garden History, 35: 149-71.

Larcher, F., Battisti, L., Gullino, P. & 2 others 2021

‘Cemeteries as important urban green spaces: ecosystem services provided by trees in “Cimitero Parco” (Turin, Italy)’, in IV International Symposium on Woody Ornamentals of the Temperate Zone 1331, 159-164.

Quinton, J., Duinker, P., Gallant & 2 others 2019

‘To tree or not to tree: user management perspectives of cemetery trees’, Urban Forestry and Urban Greening, 43, 126385.

Quinton, J., Duinker, P., Steenberge, J. & Charles, J. 2020

‘The living among the dead: cemeteries as urban forests, now and in the future’, Urban Forestry and Urban Greening, 48, 126564.

Quinton, J., Ostberg, J. & Duinker, P. 2019

‘The influence of cemetery governance on tree management in urban cemeteries: a case study of Halifax, Canada and Malmö, Sweden’, Landscape and Urban Planning, 194.

Richter, G. 1995

‘Verdure at cemeteries’, in O. Czerner & I. Juszkiewicz, I. (eds) Cemetery Art, ICOMOS: Wrocław: ICOMOS, 203-214.


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