Quarry - Wikipedia
A quarry is a type of open-pit mine in which dimension stone, rock, construction aggregate, riprap, sand, gravel, or slate is excavated from the ground. The operation of quarries are regulated in some jurisdictions to reduce their environmental impacts. The word quarry can also include the underground quarrying for stone, such as Bath stoneRock quarry developer could sue county officials after,,01-12-2020· The developer of a controversial quarry project planned for Whitesburg said Wednesday he is planning legal action unless Carroll County officials sign off on his proposal.LETTER: Possible impacts of proposed Lafarge Quarry,,It is important that the community attend and learn about the impact the proposed Lafarge extension will have on wetlands, woodlands, eco-systems, wildlife, proximity to the Speed River, and quality of life for surrounding residents. Lafarge intends to quarry below the water table.