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Biodiversity

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Living with Minerals 7
22 July 2021 | Mineral Planning

UK minerals strategy affirms minerals essential to economy, quality of life and decarbonization

Biodiversity net gain
07 July 2021 | Mineral Planning

Fears new biodiversity net-gain metric will deliver worse outcomes for nature from quarries

MPA
17 June 2021 | Mineral Planning

2021 RTPI/MPA Mineral Planning Conference focuses on role of minerals and mineral planning

Needingworth Quarry

Company launches UK round of HeidelbergCement’s international Quarry Life Award competition

Quarry Life Award

HeidelbergCement’s fifth worldwide biodiversity competition opens for project proposals

Kestrel Cam

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

Common lizard

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

MPA Priorities for Government
23 March 2021 | Quarrying

Industry’s ‘to do’ list for government will help UK realize ambitions for infrastructure, housing and the environment

HS2

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

GCCA biodiversity policy
26 January 2021 | Quarrying

Association outlines commitment to positive action towards the achievement of Net Positive Impact

Cranes
22 December 2020 | Safety, Health & Environment

Annual report highlights company’s progress towards its 2020 targets and 2030 commitments

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

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

Peregrine falcon (c) Jon Hawkins, Surrey Hills Photography
28 September 2020 | Safety, Health & Environment

Launch of £30 million appeal to kickstart nature’s recovery across 30% of land and sea by 2030

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