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Agreement Opens Way for Quarrying on Apperson Ridge

June 04, 2009 by Laura Hautala

A long-running battle over a quarry proposed for Apperson Ridge adjacent to Sunol Regional Wilderness reached a new chapter last month when two environmental groups struck a deal with the quarry operator. The deal includes major funding for habitat protection and other concessions, but also clears the way for quarrying in an area that's important habitat for tule elk and other species.

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Apperson Ridge Quarry

April 01, 2004 by Leah Messinger

In 1984, Alameda County approved Oliver de Silva, Inc.’s plans to build a hard rock quarry at Apperson Ridge, east ...

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