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Quarrying and the environment. Introduction | Landscape | Planning controls | ... By 1971 this had fallen to about 24 and had halved again by 1984 and currently (2006) only ten quarries are operational, of which three (two at Doulting) are only winning stone on an extremely limited basis. The two largest of these, Whatley and Torr Works, account …

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BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Quarrying

Quarrying The limestone industry: environmental, social and economic considerations. Quarrying limestone is big business but the need for limestone has to be balanced against the economic, environmental and social effects.

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dolomite quarry environmental impact -

Destructive effect of quarry effluent on life in a mountain stream. The goal of this study was to assess some ecological effects of quarry mining on life history and environmental preferences (Gaiero et al. 1997; Kim et al. 2007 over schists, dolomite marl and sandstones of younger origin.

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