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Quarry Restoration Advice Materials

This page provides access to quarry restoration advice materials and reports



Demonstration Events Report

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Advice on protected species on quarries, developed as part of the RSPB - CEMEX partnership, and written in collaboration with specialist NGOs


Bats (Chiroptera): click here

Dormouse (Muscardinus avellarius): click here

Great-crested Newts (Titurus cristatus): click here

Otter (Lutra lutra): click here

Water vole (Arvicola amphibisu): click here



Advice on conserving other priority species on quarries, developed by Nature After Minerals, and written in collaboration with specialists


Barn Owl (Tyto alba): click here


Bumblebees (Bombus) - Restoration: click here

Bumblebees (Bombus) - on active sites: click here


Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus): click here


Little ringed plover (Charadrius dubius): click here


Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus): click here


Sand Martins (Riparia riparia) - NAM advice sheet: click here

Sand Martins (Riparia riparia) - RSPB nest bank creation: click here


Turtle Dove (Streptopilia turtur): click here


Twite (Carduelis flavirostis): click here


Willow Tit (Poecile montanus): click here





Advice on habitat creation



Arable farmland nature conservation features:  Click here


Lowland heathland creation: click here


Using natural regeneration approach: click here


Floodplain Woodland: click here


Artificial islands: click here