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Over a third of our nation's streams lakes and estuaries are impaired by some form of water pollution (U S E P A 1998) Pollutants can enter surface waters from point sources such as single source industrial discharges and waste-water treatment plants however most pollutants result from nonpoint source pollution activities including runoff from agricultural lands urban areas

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Granite mining has a considerable impact on the environment Transportation Transport can also be environmentally detrimental – if the stone needs to be shipped a great distance a lot of fuel will be consumed in the process and the resulting large emissions of sulfur dioxide nitrogen oxides and carbon monoxide will contribute to the air pollution


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Mining from there will get you large iron blocks which then should be carried back to the workyard if you want to process them into usable ore Each of the blocks must be first stored in the iron ore stockpile then afterward they will be available to be broken down into 5 iron ore each at the stone cutter

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