Supporting environmentally sound options for returning the body to the Earth in a natural, simple and dignified way.

Green burial is a growing national movement.

Serenity Ridge

Maryland’s First Natural Burial Cemetery and Arboretum is opening soon!
2406 Ridge Road, Windsor Mill, Maryland 21244 
on 175 acres ten minutes from Security Mall

COVID-19 and Green Burial

Here’s what the Green Burial Council has to say about the safety of burial as of April 21st: “The CDC states that decedents with COVID-19 may be buried or cremated according to the family’s preference.”  Family members and providers must keep current about Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) precautions. For more information visit: that has links to guidance from the CDC, OSHA and the National Funeral Directors Association.