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Improving the biodiversity of an interconnected gravel pit lake system, Barton-under-Needwood Quarry, Staffordshire, UK: initial recommendations based on site...

United KingdomStaffordshireQuarry Life Award 2012

Investigation into the insect biodiversity of grasslands surrounding the reedbed restoration at Needingworth quarry by Anglia Ruskin University

United KingdomNeedingworth Road, Bluntisham, Huntingdon PE17 3RJ, EnglandQuarry Life Award 2014

Investigation of the potential of new lakes at Barton quarry as aquatic biodiversity hotspots by Loughborough University and University College London

United KingdomStaffordshireQuarry Life Award 2014
Little ringed plover

Restoration of Quarry Silt Lagoons for Wading Birds

United KingdomWykeham, Scarborough, North YorkshireQuarry Life Award 2012

The feasibility of biodiversity enhancements in woodland ground flora around Whatley quarry by Bath Spa University.

United KingdomWhatley, Frome, Somerset BA11 3LF, EnglandQuarry Life Award 2014

The value of quarry restoration at Whatley quarry to local ecological networks by the University of the West of England.

United KingdomWhatley, Frome, Somerset BA11 3LF, EnglandQuarry Life Award 2014

The invertebrate biodiversity importance of bare ground habitat in Misson sand & gravel quarry

United KingdomBawtry Road, NottinghamshireQuarry Life Award 2016

Biodiversity restoration - can drones provide an accurate, efficient and safe survey method?

United KingdomWarrens Hill, SomersetQuarry Life Award 2016

An investigation of restored soil health at Ketton to improve ecosystem services

United KingdomPit Lane, Stamford, LincolnshireQuarry Life Award 2016