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Potential environmental impacts of quarrying stones in karst - a literature review

This report is the result of an extensive literature search to determine the state-of-the-knowledge regarding environmental impacts from quarrying carbonate rocks in karst formations to better use of karst resources in sustainable ways.

by Langer, William H. Jr.
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 01-0484, Version 1.0
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Building stone resources, Economic geology, Mining and quarrying, Mining hazards, Sedimentary rocks, Karst areas
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United States
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