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Using Limestone

Quarrying limestone ruins the landscape
Digging limestone out of the ground causes environmental problems.
1. It makes huge ugly holes which permanently change the landscape.
2. Quarrying processes, like blasting rocks apart with explosives, makes lots of noise and dust in quiet, scenic areas.
3. Quarrying destroys the habitats of animals and birds.
4. The limestone needs to be transported away from the quarry - usually…


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