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2020 / 2021 Edition

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Conservation

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Quarry Life Award

HeidelbergCement’s fifth worldwide biodiversity competition opens for project proposals

Sarah Fowler and Pete Butterworth

Volunteering initiative with Peak District National Park Authority extended by further five years

Kestrel Cam

Earth Day sees launch of live stream from kestrel nest at a Mannok quarry in Ireland

Hanson UK
23 April 2021 | Quarrying

Six hundred tonnes of aggregate from Horton Quarry taken by helicopter to top of Ingleborough

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Common lizard

Tarmac continue wildlife conservation efforts with reptile habitat enhancements at Bellhouse Quarry

HS2

HS2 aiming to reuse construction materials to create vast area of chalk grassland on the edge of the Chilterns

RSPB Ouse Fen
02 February 2021 | Quarrying

Ouse Fen nature reserve gains a further 80ha of restored land from Needingworth Quarry

Jo Whitaker
19 January 2021 | Safety, Health & Environment

Five-year community engagement and volunteering programme to open up park to the wider public

Attenborough Clifton Pit and Kingfisher Hide. Photo Richard Rogers, Notts WT
18 December 2020 | Safety, Health & Environment

Company finalizes sale of award-winning nature reserve to Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust

Greengairs pond
14 December 2020 | Safety, Health & Environment

Recycling and waste-management firm creating new habitats for priority species at Greengairs Landfill

Tarmac National Nature Reserve
08 December 2020 | Safety, Health & Environment

Company receives approval from Natural England to expand National Nature Reserve in Bedfordshire

Biodiversity Strategy
30 November 2020 | Safety, Health & Environment

Environmental expertise and action not the sole preserve of NGOs and activists, says MPA chief executive

Nigel Jackson
30 September 2020 | Quarrying

Mineral Products Association calls for focus on infrastructure delivery and fairer tax treatment

Peregrine falcon at undisclosed northern quarry. Photo: Michael Cardus
29 September 2020 | Safety, Health & Environment

But political sentiments need to be translated into delivery of action on the ground, says the Association

Tarmac
29 September 2020 | Safety, Health & Environment

Woodland clean-up kick-starts Tarmac partnership with Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust

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