Latest news from Quarry Life Award
Quarries in the US & Canada also take part in the Quarry Life Award
We are proud to announce that 4 of our quarries in North America will join the Edition 2018. Read more
QLA 2018: submit your ideas to one of the two streams!
Being creative, promoting nature in quarries and winning up to 30.000 €? This is a package deal you can make by participating in the Edition 2018. Choose your stream, your category and submit your project proposal by 20 November 2017 on this website. Read more
A brochure to showcase the international winners from the Edition 2016
We are proud to present to you the projects of the Edition 2016 who made it to the international awards. All of these projects are fascinating – their initiators even more so. Take a look at them, and you will see the huge value of getting involved and making nature the biggest winner. Just get inspired! Read more
Quarry Life Award 2018: HeidelbergCement launches the fourth edition of its competition promoting biodiversity
For the fourth time HeidelbergCement is inviting students, graduates, researchers, NGO’s and local communities to participate in its international scientific and educational contest. The “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. Read more
HeidelbergCement 6th biodiversity book now online!
"Butterflies and other insects in quarries and gravel pits - What's buzzing and crawling in mineral extraction sites" is the sixth volume of the HeidelbergCement book series on "Biodiversity in Mining Sites". Free download is now available. Read more