- Biodiversity in quarries
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Designing+constructing a geo-ecology and education nature trail at the quarry.
Researcher:Christina Astner/Manuela Lang/ Stefanie Heyder
Quarries as secondary habitats for protected plants and animal species get more and more important and increase in their significance to nature conservation in a landscape, which has been and is dramatically changed by humanity.
Project proposal refers to restoration and rehabilitation of quarry Ribnica by establishment of botanical garden of rare, threatened or endemic flora contained within vegetation of rock crevices and screes. Project will be performed in several phases:
Researcher:Svetlana Garipova/ Светлана Гарипова
The territory of the “Shakh-Tau” quarry has a unique etiology and should be available for the visitors after the quarry will be explored out. The “Shakh-Tau” is a former ancient cay of Perm period.
During the six-month research in the area of the Ribnica quarry, performed in 2012 by the members of the Ornithological Society "Naše ptice", 76 bird species were registered.
The inspiration to participate in The Quarry Life Award competition is to search for alternative refuge sites for wild bees. It is neccesary considering the key role of those insects for sustaining most of the terrestial ecosystems.
Researcher:Jorge Meltzer Gómez-Escalonilla
The main target of this project is to increase the potential benefit of La Medina quarry over the bats populations inhabiting in the surrounding area. We will take advantage of some properties of La Medina which are also shared with similar quarries, such as:
Hlavní řešenou otázkou tohoto projektu je: „Jaká biologicky cenná místa vznikají těžbou v Tovačovské štěrkovně.“ Naším cílem není tuto biodiverzitu jenom poznat, ale také do budoucna podpořit cílenými zásahy.
The project is about to create camping/resting place on top of the Dedoplistskaro Limestone Quarry.This recreational zone will be free to visit and everybody will be able to enjoy time resting on the grass, having
Indonesia is the one of the country with high biodiversity that is known as Megabiodiversity. Biodiversity is important for a country as an inheritance for the country. One of the high level of biodiversity is insect.