Ecological Regions Of Nigeria - WorldAtlas Nigeria is a western Africa country bordering the Atlantic Ocean. It is comprised of 36 states with the capital in Abuja. Lagos is the largest city.The official is English with other notable s being Hausa Igbo and
Environmental Impacts of oil mining activities in the Niger Delta & 0183;& 32;2010-10-10& 0183;& 32;Environmental Impacts of oil mining activities in the Niger Delta Mangrove Ecosystem. Dr. Elijah I. Ohimain Rohi Biotechnologies Ltd 104D Airport Road by Okumagba Avenue Junction PO Box 4517 Warri Delta State Nigeria Phone: 234-80-34023676 Fax: 234-53-257858 E-mail: eohimain yahoo.com
Environmental effect of mineral exploitation in Nigeria & 0183;& 32;Environmental effect of mineral exploitation in Nigeria Aigbedion I and Iyayi S. E Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma-Nigeria. Accepted 14 February 2007 The three stages of mineral development viz exploration mining and processing have caused different
Environmental Impacts of Oil Exploration and Exploitation inthe Niger Delta of Nigeria & 0183;& 32;2013-02-07& 0183;& 32;Environmental Impacts of Oil Exploration and Exploitation in the Niger Delta of Nigeria . Kadafa Adati Ayuba. Author : wetland in Africa but due to oil pollution the area Department of Environmental ManagementFaculty of Environmental Studies
Environmental effect of mineral exploitation in Nigeria 2020-06-30& 0183;& 32;Request PDF Environmental effect of mineral exploitation in Nigeria The three stages of mineral development viz exploration mining and processing have caused different types of
Ecological impact of mining on soils of Southwestern Nigeria & 0183;& 32;2014-12-10& 0183;& 32;Ecological impact of mining on soils of Southwestern Nigeria Oluwatosin G. Oladipo13* Akin Olayinka2 Olusegun O. Awotoye3 1National Centre for Technology Management NACETEM P.M.B. 012 Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife Nigeria 2Department of Soil and Land Resources Management Faculty of Agriculture Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife Nigeria
Environmental Impact on Surface and Ground Water The study was carried out to evaluate the surface and groundwater condition from mining activities in Ikpeshi and its environs in Akoko Edo Local Government Area of Edo State Nigeria. Twenty water samples were randomly collected and analyzed—one borehole water sample two hands dug wells eight river samples and nine quarry pits water samples.
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Environmental Effects of Sand and Gravel Mining on Land and Soil & 0183;& 32;2020-07-24& 0183;& 32; 6 studied the effects of sand mining activities of rural people on agricultural land in Agraian communities of Ogun state in Nigeria. His work revealed that mining of sand and gravel on agricultural land is one of the alternative livelihood activities of the rural people in Nigeria and is now becoming an environmental issue.
Recent case studies of sand mining utilization and environmental & 0183;& 32;2020-06-20& 0183;& 32;continuation of sand mining in spite of the associated adverse environmental effects have been linked to the creation of new usable land from marginal lands of the region and sustained supply of aggregates for expansion of civil infrastructure. The case studies highlight the project cycle of sand mining
PDF Assessing the Ecological Effects of Mining in West Nigeria's abundant solid minerals constitute some of the largest known deposits in recent years under different egories. With the activities in the sector characterized by production and a growing environmental decline often overlooked. This
Assessing the Ecological Effects of Mining in West Africa: 2017-06-01& 0183;& 32;Nigeria’s abundant solid minerals constitute some of the largest known deposits in recent years under different egories. With the activities in the sector characterized by production and a growing environmental decline often overlooked. This research uses a mix scale approach of descriptive statistics and GIS methodology in analyzing the ecological impacts of mining in Nigeria.Cited by: 5
Illegal Mining Activities and Its Environment Effects News Galamsey Operators. There is no doubt that Illegal mining activities have caused a great harm to our environment. This is because most of the minerals are found in rivers as a result the mining
Problems Of Mineral Exploitation In Nigeria And Solutions Nigeria is a country endowed with abundant mineral resources. These mineral resources have helped in the growth and development of the country. But as beneficial as this exploitation of mineral resources has brought to Nigeria it has likewise caused some environmental degradation in the country especially in those quarrying areas.
Coal Deposits in Nigeria West Africa with their Lo ions The Discovery of Coal Mining and Trading in Nigeria. The first coal that was discovered in Nigeria far back in the year 1909 in the south eastern part of the country at a specific lo ion called Udi Ridge in Enugu state. It was
Effects of Barite Mining on Water Quality in Azara-Awe Local & 0183;& 32;36 Effects of Barite Mining on Water Quality in Azara-Awe Local Government Area of Nasarawa State Nigeria Ishaya Sunday* Alhassan Mohammed Mamman Onarigu Ishekpa Abubakar Abstract This study seeks to ascertain the extent of barite mining pollution on water quality in Azara-Awe
PDF Environmental and Socio-Economic Impact of Mining The socioeconomic and environmental impacts of mining on immediate communities around Borini Porono quarry in Kogi State central Nigeria were examined. A total of 100 respondents were contacted for relevant information through questionnaire
Environmental Impact of Artisanal Gold Mining in Luku 2020-07-24& 0183;& 32;The evaluation of environmental impact of artisanal gold mining was carried out in Luku Minna North Central Nigeria to evaluate environmental hazards associated with artisanal gold mining through field work and Laboratory analyses. During the field work observations of the whole mining site were made so as to evaluate the physical impact of mining and representative soil samples were
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Effects of artisanal gold mining activities on soil properties in a & 0183;& 32;2020-04-09& 0183;& 32;Effects of artisanal gold mining activities on soil properties in a part of southwestern Nigeria Adebayo O. Eludoyin1* Abosede T. Ojo 2 Temitope O. Ojo3 and Olusegun O. Awotoye Abstract: The study examined some physical and chemical characteristics of soils in an unmonitored mining community in southwestern Nigeria. This study aimed at
ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH IMPACTS OF MINING IN AFRICA & 0183;& 32;2014-10-08& 0183;& 32;and its effects on public health agriculture and the environment. In addition the legacy of mining has left thousands of sites in Africa contaminated by mining and associated mine dumps such as tailings and slag material. On the other hand the number of studies focused on the impacts of mining and mineral processing
PDF Assessing the Ecological Effects of Mining in West ecological impacts o f mining in Nigeria. Emphases are on t he issues environm ental and spatial ana lysis of the trends factor s associated with the iss ues and current effo rts.
Environmental Problems and Solutions in Nigeria The interaction between millions of Nigeria and their environment has been accompanied by some effects such as urbanization deforestation over population and pollution. Urbanization is a good sign of a developing economy but if not well managed the resultant effects like deforestation over population and pollution often adversely affect the environment.
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The Economic and Ecological Effects of Deforestation on the & 0183;& 32;2019-08-22& 0183;& 32;The Economic and Ecological Effects of Deforestation on the Nigerian Environment L. N. Sambe1* C. O. Adeofun2 and G. Dachung3 1Department of Social and Environmental Forestry University of Agriculture Makurdi Benue State Nigeria. 2Department of Environmental Management and Toxicology Federal University of Agriculture
Effects of artisanal gold mining activities on soil 2019-07-22& 0183;& 32; 2017 . Effects of artisanal gold mining activities on soil properties in a part of southwestern Nigeria. Cogent Environmental Science: Vol. 3 No. 1 1305650.
Health and ecological hazards due to natural radioactivity 1. Isotopes Environ Health Stud. 2015;51 3 :448-68. doi: 10.1080/10256016.2015.1026339. Epub 2015 Apr 7. Health and ecological hazards due to natural radioactivity in soil from mining areas of Nasarawa State Nigeria. Aliyu AS 1 Ibrahim U Akpa CT Garba NN Ramli AT.
Environmental effect of mineral exploitation in Nigeria The three stages of mineral development viz exploration mining and processing have caused different types of environmental damages which include ecological disturbance destruction of natural flora and fauna pollution of air land and water instability of soil and rock masses landscape degradation and radiation hazards. The environmental damage has in turn resulted in waste of arable
PDF ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS OF THE MINING OF The effects of the mining of lead – zinc mineralization on the environment of Enyingba Southern Benue trough were examined. The samples used for this study were obtained from abandoned mine sites. Collected samples were subjected to permeability
Impact Of Gold Mining On Vegetation And Soil In 2018-06-06& 0183;& 32; 2003 . Impact Of Gold Mining On Vegetation And Soil In Southwestern NIGERIA. International Journal of Environmental Studies: Vol. 60 No. 4 pp. 343-352.
An Empirical Analysis of the Contribution of Mining Sector to & 0183;& 32;2019-04-09& 0183;& 32;The Nigeria mining sector has the potential of driving the nation‟s economic growth compared to its current contribution of less than 1.0% of GDP . Growth of the sector will diversify the national economy and minimize over- dependence on Oil and Gas as primary sources of revenue. Upstream and downstream
Environmental Impacts of Mining and Smelting 2020-08-11& 0183;& 32;For example in 2010 more than 400 children died in Zamfara Nigeria from acute lead poisoning caused by unsafe mining and processing lead-containing gold ore. People grinding the ore often in and around their
Nigeria Mining 2020-08-09& 0183;& 32;Ecological Issues. Environmental officials of the government of the Plateau State in Nigeria are concerned with the 1100 columbite and tin mines that were abandoned after the mining boom of the 1960s. According to their research these mines are posing a serious risk to millions of people residing in the area.