disused gravel quarry

Quarrying and Mineral Extraction - What happens to Disused .

What happens to Disused Quarries? Sand and gravel extraction may often leave behind large water filled pits. These pits, if managed correctly, may become valuable wildlife

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.