Minerals Plan: Key Issues & Options

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Andy Tickle - Friends of the Peak District 28 Jul 2010

Derby & Derbyshire Minerals Core Strategy: Key Issues & Options Part Two: Vision, Objectives, Issues & Options Chapter 7: Major Issues & Options Objective K: Restoration of mineral workings Restoration of Sites on the A515 Corridor, Buxton the Restoration of Sites on the A515 Corridor, Buxton

  • Comment ID: /3755649/18
Option 1 b) long term planning is beneficial to all as it allows certainty and usually through this, additional benefits (screening etc) to be put in place at the earliest opportunity. It also allows for a strategic consensual approach to be used both with the various operators and key external stakeholders, including local communities. However, a long term strategy should also be clearly derived from local considerations, e.g. BAP targets etc, landscape character studies.
Christopher Broome - Derbyshire Caving Association 15 Jul 2010

Derby & Derbyshire Minerals Core Strategy: Key Issues & Options Part Two: Vision, Objectives, Issues & Options Chapter 7: Major Issues & Options Objective K: Restoration of mineral workings Restoration of Sites on the A515 Corridor, Buxton the Restoration of Sites on the A515 Corridor, Buxton

  • Comment ID: /3606369/5
DCA would also be in favour of a strategic restoration scheme being developed for the quarries to the west of the A515 near Buxton. Prior to any infilling of these sites DCA would like to be given the opportunity to survey the sites for any new cave or mine passage that may have been exposed during the quarry operations so that these can be surveyed and photographed. In some cases, we may wish to consider maintaining an access to the entrance of any significant find. This can usually be accompli