Green-Wood Cemetery has an enormous urban forest that it maintains by selectively cutting dead, dying and storm damaged trees. It was founded in 1838 as a rural cemetery in Kings County, New York. The cemetery was granted National Historic Landmark status in 2006 by the U.S. Department of the Interior. Celebrity residents include Boss Tweed, Charles Ebbets and Jean-Michel Basquiat.
Greenwood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY