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A group of people standing in the woods of a Better Place Forests location. They are gathered for a celebration of life for a lost family member.
Family gathers at Memorial Tree in Better Place Forests for a Forest Memorial service

Forest Memorial

Create a natural tribute that unites people and memories with a living forest.

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Start by learning more about planning a Forest Memorial, available trees, and pricing.

How a Forest Memorial Works

Couple and dog at Memorial Tree in Better Place Forests Yosemite Gateway

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Integrate ash & soil

When it’s time, ashes are integrated with native forest soil at the memorial table.

Ashes and soil mixed together during a Better Place Forests' Forest Memorial ceremony

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A symbol of life

Wildflower petals, a symbol of new life, are added to the vessel as part of the ceremony.

Wildflower petals, a symbol of new life, are mixed with ashes and soil at Better Place Forests

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Return to earth