September 14, 2011
The country opens its first eco-cemetery.
Last month, South Africa opened the country’s first green cemetery. Weisenhof Legacy Park was created within the oldest privately-owned nature reserve in the country. The park set aside a portion of its space for burial and memorial sites. It will remain a nature reserve, but the designated portion, previously agricultural land, will now be available for natural burial and scattering of cremation ashes.
Read the full article at SevenPond Blog