Important information about proposed silica sand extraction in the village can be found at http://www.waspinfo.co.uk/
If you wish to submit a written comment to the Borough Council a sample letter of objection can be found here
Norfolk Wildlife Trust have conducted a survey of Snettisham common, and have concluded that the site is of some interest and importance. Work needs to be undertaken to conserve the geological interest of the old Sand Pit area and to restore some of the remaining area to heathland . The Parish Council is in discusion with NWT about future management and conservation of the site. Some details of NWT findings are in the following reports.