In the Media

Greensprings is regularly featured online, in print, and on the television screen through various media outlets and sites. Below are some examples of stories or videos that have talked about our vision and location.


Cemetery Sees Demand for Green Burials

October 28, 2013—By Amanda K. Jaros, Tompkins Weekly

Article from Tompkins Weekly concerning the growing interest in green burials.
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Greensprings Completes a Natural Life

May 5, 2013—By Jayalalita, Greanleaf

Article from Greenleaf, the Greenstar Cooperative monthly newspaper.
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Slate.com Article on Green Burial

Slate.com has a slide show article on the history of the modern funeral and the new transition back to natural burial in America. The article has photos of Ramsey Creek Preserve, the first natural cemetery in the United States, and examples of the green burial process. Click here to visit the article.


“Green” Burials Growing in Popularity

July 3, 2006—By William Kates, Associated Press

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It sits on the eastern fringe of New York’s Finger Lakes region and is bounded on three sides by 8,000 acres of protected forests: the perfectly natural place to spend an eternity. The 93-acre Greensprings Natural Cemetery is the first of its kind in New York and one of just a handful in the United States, where interest in “green” burial is just taking root

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GroovyGreen.com Video on Greensprings

Groovy Green (www.groovygreen.com) is an online environmental magazine dedicated to issues of sustainability and renewable energy. They recently visited the dedication of Greensprings and recorded video of the site and interviews with the founders. Their video of Greensprings can be found here.