argument against limestone quarrying

Missouri Department of Natural Resources Surface quarrying is the most common method of producing limestone in Missouri. Also, it is typically the most economical method. Many surface operations are simply hillside cuts or open pit quarries. Crowd gathers to voice concern over quarry | News ... Afterward the pair finished, Councilman Jonathan Miller, whose district represents the Earles community, made a motion that council oppose any quarry or landfill in the Earles community and hire an attorney, consultant and/or a professional on how to protect county council's position against quarries or landfills in Williamsburg. How Kinkri Devi Fought Against Quarrying in Himachal . Limestone quarrying was a big business in Sirmaur district, especially after the forced closure of Doon Valley quarries in 1985. Extensive quarrying caused contamination of water bodies, degradation of agricultural land, and reduction of forest areas.    Read More