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Limestone Quarry at Yongwa Quarry Life Award

The Ghacem limestone quarry at Yongwa was established in May 2004. The quarry is located at Klo-Begoro in the Yilo Krobo District of the eastern region of Ghana, 92 km north of the Tema factory. The quarry site can be accessed by the main Somanya-Asesewa road and a dirt track linking the Bueyonye and the quarry site at Klo-Begoro, the nearest settlement.

Limestone Quarry at Yongwa Quarry Life Award

The Ghacem limestone quarry at Yongwa was established in May 2004. The quarry is located at Klo-Begoro in the Yilo Krobo District of the eastern region of Ghana, 92 km north of the Tema factory. The quarry site can be accessed by the main Somanya-Asesewa road and a dirt track linking the Bueyonye and the quarry site at Klo-Begoro, the nearest settlement.

LETS TALK ABOUT THE LIMESTONE QUARRY AT YONGWA,

About the Quarry Life Award. The Quarry Life Award is a scientific and education contest proposed by HeidelbergCement and its subsidiaries. The contest aims at raising the awareness of the biodiversity value of quarrying sites and sharing new best practices with the scientific community, NGOs, authorities and HeidelbergCement‘s operating units.

Enhance biodiversity with your idea - Nature will be the biggest

The Quarry Life Award contest aims at raising the awareness of the biodiversity value of quarrying sites and sharing new best practices. HeidelbergCement invites you to submit a proposal to carry out biodiversity projects in its quarries around the world. Prizes up to € 30,000 will be awarded in 2022.

Determining the Best Soil Enrichment Method for Reclamation at

This research is to promote biodiversity at Yongwa Quarry by decomposing waste using the the Heap, Pit and Windrow decomposition method. The best method will be selected based on growth rate of seedlings, organism count and cost using the concept of ANOVA Technique, and Implement the concept by enriching the soil at the quarry site and training of stakeholders.

Geospatial Assessment Of Biodiversity Changes Around The

In this project we attempt to investigate the level of changes in biodiversity in space and time at the Yongwa quarry site, principally using GIS tools and methodologies. Identifying these dynamics can assist in predicting habitats at the site that are or will become most vulnerable to changes in the future. Locally abundant vegetation species as well as locally depleted

The 2014 Quarry Life Award HeidelbergCement Group

The Quarry Life Award was established by HeidelbergCement to generate innovative ideas for promoting and protecting biodiversity at its quarry sites. Almost 400 proposals from 22 countries were submitted in 2014, of which 95 were selected for the competition in five different categories: Biodiversity and Education, Innovation and Biodiversity ...

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Quarry Life Award, Heidelberg. 1.8K likes. The QLA team only covers QLA topics. Therefore, we delete non-post related comments and messages. For HeidelbergCement's business related questions please...

Limestone Dolomite Quarry at Akosombo Quarry Life Award

The Ghacem and Summabe limestone quarry at Akosombo is still under development and the production will start in November 2011. The site is situated in the Manya Krobo District of the eastern region of Ghana, 113 km north of the Tema factory and only 300 m off the Volta lake waterside. The project area can be accessed by the Tema-Akosombo Port / Sedom road.

Quarry Life Award 2018 HeidelbergCement Group

Fourth edition of the contest promoting biodiversityThe “Quarry Life Award” targets innovative approaches to study and boost biodiversity at quarry sites and aims to raise awareness about mining ecology. New in this fourth edition is the separate assessment of scientific and community project ideas.The “research” stream focuses on scientific projects that increase knowledge of

Geospatial Assessment Of Biodiversity ... - Quarry Life Award

In this project we attempt to investigate the level of changes in biodiversity in space and time at the Yongwa quarry site, principally using GIS tools and methodologies. Identifying these dynamics can assist in predicting habitats at the site that are or will become most vulnerable to changes in the future. Locally abundant vegetation species as well as locally depleted

New biodiversity management book now ... - Quarry Life Award

One of the flagship projects featured in the book comes directly from Quarry Life Award participants in Ghana. Paul K Nsiah’s team developed an affordable way to reduce erosion by 30% in the Yongwa limestone quarry by using grass mats made from elephant grass.

The 2014 Quarry Life Award HeidelbergCement Group

The Quarry Life Award was established by HeidelbergCement to generate innovative ideas for promoting and protecting biodiversity at its quarry sites. Almost 400 proposals from 22 countries were submitted in 2014, of which 95 were selected for the competition in five different categories: Biodiversity and Education, Innovation and Biodiversity ...

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Quarry Life Award 2012: During this project a model was developed, which could help to increase biodiversity via community empowerment. The researchers conducted weeding and planting to improve a degraded landscape which is adjacent to critically endangered grasslands. # TBT # QLA # biodiversity # nationalwinner

Wetland creation in limestone quarries ... - Quarry Life Award

The Chipping Sodbury Quarry complex comprises a series of carboniferous limestone quarries, being worked, restored or prepared for extraction. Ultimately, in some 30 years’ time, the quarries will be flooded to form a series of lakes. Existing wetland habitats such as ponds and streams run through and lie adjacent to the quarry areas. They support a rich diversity of

Quarry Life Award 2018 HeidelbergCement Group

Fourth edition of the contest promoting biodiversityThe “Quarry Life Award” targets innovative approaches to study and boost biodiversity at quarry sites and aims to raise awareness about mining ecology. New in this fourth edition is the separate assessment of scientific and community project ideas.The “research” stream focuses on scientific projects that increase knowledge of

Biodiversity management in quarries ... - Quarry Life Award

Biodiversity management in quarries and gravel pits Putting Nature back together Editor Prof. Dr. Michael Rademacher Biodiversity Natural Resources, Fachhochschule Bingen

Implications of Edge Effects as a Tool ... - Quarry Life Award

Integration of beekeeping development as a tool for sustainable eco management of the Yongwa quarry site. Ghana Quarry Life Award 2012. Cosa è il Quarry Life Award. Quarry Life Award è un concorso scientifico ed educativo promosso da HeidelbergCement e da tutte le aziende del Gruppo. Il concorso mira a sensibilizzare sul valore della ...

94 inspiring projects selected for ... - Quarry Life Award

After much deliberation, the national juries for our 19 competition areas have now selected 94 proposals to begin their research. Thank you to everyone who applied for the 2016 edition of the Quarry Life Award, and congratulations to those who now advance to the next stage! The following projects will conduct their research from April to September 2016.

Socio-economic impact assessment of ... - Quarry Life Award

Quarry Life Award 2018 INTRODUCTION According to IUCN (2008), Talbotiella gentii is a critically endangered (A1c, B1+2c, ver 2.3) gregarious living perennial legume based on investigations by Hawthorne (1998).

Soil Moisture Retention and Native ... - Quarry Life Award

Socio-economic impact assessment of Talbotiella gentii spp. in five communities around Yongwa site. Ghana Quarry Life Award 2018. About the Quarry Life Award. The Quarry Life Award is a scientific and education contest proposed by HeidelbergCement and its subsidiaries. The contest aims at raising the awareness of the biodiversity value of ...

The potentials of Pennisetum purpureum as a biological ...

Sep 26, 2014  2 ABSTRACT The study with the title “The potentials of Pennisetum purpureum as a biological geotextile and topsoil application to promote biodiversity in quarry site reclamation” was conducted at the Yongwa Limestone Quarry Site (YLQS) as part of competing for the maiden edition of the Quarry Life Award global contest organized by ...

Socio-economic impact assessment of ... - Quarry Life Award

Integration of beekeeping development as a tool for sustainable eco management of the Yongwa quarry site. Ghana Quarry Life Award 2012. O soutěži Quarry Life Award. Quarry Life Award je mezinárodní výzkumná soutěž na podporu a zvyšování povědomí o biodiverzitě v lomech a pískovnách. 5. ročník soutěže bude zahájen v roce 2020.

Impacts of quarry activities on water ... - Quarry Life Award

Integration of beekeeping development as a tool for sustainable eco management of the Yongwa quarry site. Ghana Quarry Life Award 2012. O soutěži Quarry Life Award. Quarry Life Award je mezinárodní výzkumná soutěž na podporu a zvyšování povědomí o biodiverzitě v lomech a pískovnách. 5. ročník soutěže bude zahájen v roce ...

Integration of beekeeping development ... - Quarry Life Award

SUMMARY OF THE PROJECT The main objective of this research is to integrate beekeeping as a sustainable and collaborative tool for biodiversity and livelihood enhancement towards the restoration of the Yongwa Quarry Mined Site. Others Objectives are as follows To access theacceptance ratings of beekeeping as an alternative livelihood option by theYongwa Quarry and Forest Reserves fringe ...

The Quarry Life Award 2016: HeidelbergCement honors ...

On 8 December 2016, the winners of the International Quarry Life Award were presented in Brussels. This was the third edition of this bi-annual competition established by HeidelbergCement to explore innovative ideas to promote biodiversity at quarry sites. More than 450 proposals from 21 countries were submitted in 2016, of which 94 were selected for the competition in different categories ...

Wetland creation in limestone quarries ... - Quarry Life Award

The Chipping Sodbury Quarry complex comprises a series of carboniferous limestone quarries, being worked, restored or prepared for extraction. Ultimately, in some 30 years’ time, the quarries will be flooded to form a series of lakes. Existing wetland habitats such as ponds and streams run through and lie adjacent to the quarry areas. They support a rich diversity of wetland

Implications of Edge Effects as a Tool ... - Quarry Life Award

Integration of beekeeping development as a tool for sustainable eco management of the Yongwa quarry site. Ghana Quarry Life Award 2012. Cosa è il Quarry Life Award. Quarry Life Award è un concorso scientifico ed educativo promosso da HeidelbergCement e da tutte le aziende del Gruppo. Il concorso mira a sensibilizzare sul valore della ...

Quarry Life Award 2018 HeidelbergCement Group

Fourth edition of the contest promoting biodiversityThe “Quarry Life Award” targets innovative approaches to study and boost biodiversity at quarry sites and aims to raise awareness about mining ecology. New in this fourth edition is the separate assessment of scientific and community project ideas.The “research” stream focuses on scientific projects that increase knowledge of mining ...

Biodiversity management in quarries ... - Quarry Life Award

Biodiversity management in quarries and gravel pits Putting Nature back together Editor Prof. Dr. Michael Rademacher Biodiversity Natural Resources, Fachhochschule Bingen

Socio-economic impact assessment of ... - Quarry Life Award

Integration of beekeeping development as a tool for sustainable eco management of the Yongwa quarry site. Ghana Quarry Life Award 2012. O soutěži Quarry Life Award. Quarry Life Award je mezinárodní výzkumná soutěž na podporu a zvyšování povědomí o biodiverzitě v lomech a pískovnách. 5. ročník soutěže bude zahájen v roce 2020.

Impacts of quarry activities on water ... - Quarry Life Award

Integration of beekeeping development as a tool for sustainable eco management of the Yongwa quarry site. Ghana Quarry Life Award 2012. O soutěži Quarry Life Award. Quarry Life Award je mezinárodní výzkumná soutěž na podporu a zvyšování povědomí o biodiverzitě v lomech a pískovnách. 5. ročník soutěže bude zahájen v roce ...

94 inspiring projects selected for ... - Quarry Life Award

After much deliberation, the national juries for our 19 competition areas have now selected 94 proposals to begin their research. Thank you to everyone who applied for the 2016 edition of the Quarry Life Award, and congratulations to those who now advance to the next stage! The following projects will conduct their research from April to September 2016.

The winners of the International Quarry Life Award have ...

“The first Quarry Life Award was a complete success,” said Dr Bernd Scheifele, Chairman of the Managing Board of HeidelbergCement, on the occasion of the award ceremony. “We are proud of the acceptance and enthusiasm with which we were greeted in every country by contestants and participating environmental organisations, as well as our ...

The Potential and Coupling Effect of Compost and Mucuna ...

The Yongwa Quarry is located near Oterkpolu (latitude: 6 o 33' 00'' / longitude: 0 o 04' 40'') in the Eastern Region of Ghana . The Yongwa Quarry is operated by Ghacem Ghana Limited, a subsidiary of HeldelbergCement Group. The limestone extracted from the Yongwa Quarry is used by Ghacem to produce cement in Ghana. The people of Oterkpoluand ...

Amphibians and Reptiles in the Limestone Quarry Górażdże

Sep 25, 2014  This project was realized by Towarzystwo Herpetologiczne NATRIX for the cometition Quarry Life Award, organized by the company HeidelbergCement. Project summary: Areas after exploatation, arising out of mining processes, are an interesting example of anropogenetic habitat, which can be use by some of rare species of amphibians and reptiles.

Promoting community participation for ... - Quarry Life Award

Quarry Life Award 2018 The national however abounds in natural resources which could be used to manage the unemployed situation through agriculture and forestry related activities. With the current youth migration to the cities for the non existing greener pastures leaving the old people to take care of agriculture, beekeeping a neglected ...

Cadomin Limestone Quarry Quarry Life Award

The Cadomin limestone quarry is located in the town of Cadomin, Alberta which is about 360 km west of Edmonton and 50 km south of Hinton. The quarry is a 181 ha site located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains and is contained by the McLeod River to the west, foothills with subalpine vegetation to the north, and a Zone 1 Prime Protection Area to the east.