Green or Natural Burial

L. David Roper
4 April, 2016

"He not busy being born is busy dying."-Bob Dylan


Standard burials of human bodies after death has evolved into a resources-extravagant procedure. Early humans returned bodies to the Earth without expending so many resources. There is a movement seeking to find a modern way to return bodies to the Earth. This is an attempt to describe the new ways to do that.

An on-line guide to natural burial: Be a Tree; the Natural Burial Guide for Turning Yourself into a Forest"


Green Burial Council