effect of exploitation of quarry on environment

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  • Environmental and social impacts of stone quarrying

    The major environmental and socio-economic problems related to quarrying revealed during this study include, landscape alteration, hill cutting affecting local biodiversity, generation of unproductive wastelands, dust pollution, noise pollution, illegal stone extraction, accidents and in some areas lowering of groundwater table...

  • Exploitation of natural resources

    The exploitation of natural resources is the use of natural resources for economic growth, sometimes with a negative connotation of accompanying environmental degradationIt started to emerge on an industrial scale in the 19th century as the extraction and processing of raw materials (such as in mining, steam power, and machinery) developed much further than it had in preindustrial areas...

  • What are the effects of quarrying in the environment

    Mar 24, 2014· Whilst a quarry is in use the effects on the local environment are more than just the loss of wildlife habitats and the obvious visual impact A working quarry needs methods of transportation and ....

  • What are environmental impacts of quarrying?

    Apr 15, 2017· Quarrying is necessary to provide much of the materials used in traditional hard flooring, such as granite, limestone, marble, sandstone, slate and even just clay to make ceramic til However, like many other man-made activities, quarrying cause....

  • Mineral Resources

    Jul 06, 2016· Mineral Resources -Use, exploitation and conservation, effect of mining on environment Posted on July 6, 2016 by admin , Mining and quarrying methods-The method used to extract minerals depends on the deposit size, shape, depth beneath the surface and grade , Impact on environment of mining...

  • How do quarries effect the environment?

    Aug 17, 2017· In a number of ways Environmental Impact * Most directly quarrying removes rock and soil depleting natural resources and changes the topography and impacts the natural drainage pattern * In addition, quarrying comes with associated problems like ....

  • Environmental impact of fishing

    The environmental impact of fishing includes issues such as the availability of fish, overfishing, fisheries, and fisheries management; as well as the impact of industrial fishing on other elements of the environment, such as by-catch These issues are part of marine conservation, and are addressed in fisheries science programs...

  • Environmental impact of mining

    Environmental impacts of mining can occur at local, regional, and global scales through direct and indirect mining practic Impacts can result in erosion, sinkholes, loss of biodiversity, or the contamination of soil, groundwater, and surface water by the chemicals emitted from mining process These processes also have an impact on the atmosphere from the emissions of carbon which have ....