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Assessment of Environmental Impacts of Quarry

Assessment of Environmental Impacts of Quarry Operation in Ogun State, Nigeria Mbuyi M. Melodi Department of Mining Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria arletmelodiyahoo.com Abstract - The study investigated the environmental effects of quarry operations in Abeokuta, Ogun state, while it specifically sought to

Assessment of Environmental Impacts of Quarry

Nigerian Mining Sector Brief 1 Nigerian Mining Sector

or the Ministry oversees the mining sector in Nigeria, and administers the provisions of the Nigerian Minerals ... information, and has impacts the bankability of mining projects. To address this challenge, the Nigerian Geological Survey Agency NGSA has conducted a high .

An Appraisal Of The Legal And Institutional Framework For

Sep 08, 2021 The aim of this research is to appraise the role of legal and institutional frameworks for regulating the impacts of mining of solid minerals on the environment in Nigeria. This thesis therefore inter alia examines the impacts of mining on environment, human health, livelihood, biodiversity, climate change and sustainable development goals and ...

An Appraisal Of The Legal And Institutional Framework For

Environmental Impact of Granite Mining In Tattara Area

Environmental Impact of Granite Mining In Tattara Area, North Central Nigeria Mohammed S. Chaanda1, David Onwuteaka1, and Mohammed A. Garba2 1Department of Earth Sciences, College of Science, Federal University of Petroleum resources, Effurun, Nigeria 2Department of Geology, Gombe State University, Gombe, Nigeria

Environmental Impact of Granite Mining In Tattara Area

mining industry couple with widespread ecological impacts on adjacent societies in the form of pits, land degradation, siltation,erosion, water contamination, loss of vegetation, climatic alteration and radiation, this work was therefore designed to address these challenges in Nigeria in

Environmental Impacts of Mineral Exploration in Nigeria

The environmental implications of the exploration and

Feb 01, 2019 The results include analysis of the mining impacts of Tin and Coal on the environment. It is hoped that the conclusion of this study will enable Nigeria to put in place and enforce certain minimum environmental standards for solid mineral exploration and exploitation. ... Coal can be mined by both the open cast mining method and the underground ...

The environmental implications of the exploration and

Sand mining describes the removal of sand from where they are deposited naturally. Sand is needed in every aspect of construction, be it road or land restoration. Upon its enormous usefulness, it causes some environmental problems when it is over-mined Ashraf et al., 2011. Several adverse effects of sand mining

Effects of sand mining activities on water quality of

Assessing the Ecological Effects of Mining in West Africa

Jun 01, 2017 The results not only reveal large deposits and changes in production, Nigerias mineral deposits showed continual growth much of the time despite a few declines. From a -16.98 drop in 2010-2011, aluminium deposits rose by 22.64-63.08 in 2008 to 2009 and the other years.

Environmental Impacts of Mineral Exploration in Nigeria

mining industry couple with widespread ecological impacts on adjacent societies in the form of pits, land degradation, siltation,erosion, water contamination, loss of vegetation, climatic alteration and radiation, this work was therefore designed to address these challenges in Nigeria in

Federation of Nigerian Mining Host Communities Global

Oct 12, 2019 In view of this and the recent development in the mining sector, the Federation of Nigerian Mining Host Communities and Global Rights Nigeria convened its inaugural summit on the 11 th of October 2019 to deliberate on the common trends in their communities, reviewing the impacts of artisanal, and large-scale mining activities on their communities and development.

1 ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF GOLD MINING IN

small-scale mining with mines only a few metres deep, through large-scale alluvial mining and the most infamous gold panning. The area therefore is affected by the environmental impacts of each of these mining methods. It is a fact that whichever mining method, gold mining has environmental impacts that one needs to be always aware of.

1 ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF GOLD MINING IN

Artisanal and SmallScale Gold Mining in Nigeria

Jul 11, 2011 scale mining sector, and the majority of gold mining in the country is carried out by artisanal and small-scale miners. Artisanal mining activities in Nigeria are almost by definition informal that is, operating outside current laws and regulations. While the current mining law and regulations

Artisanal and SmallScale Gold Mining in Nigeria

Aug 26, 2021 Environmental Impacts of Mineral Exploration in Nigeria and their Phytoremediation Strategies for Sustainable Ecosystem. ... feel the impact of mining effects. A s difficult as .

Ecological impact of mining on soils of Southwestern Nigeria

Environmental and Experimental Biology 2014 12 179186 Original Paper Ecological impact of mining on soils of Southwestern Nigeria Oluwatosin G. Oladipo1,3, Akin Olayinka2, Olusegun O. Awotoye3 1 National Centre for Technology Management NACETEM, P.M.B. 012, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria 2 Department of Soil and Land Resources Management, Faculty of

Ecological impact of mining on soils of Southwestern Nigeria

Environmental Impacts of Mineral Exploration in Nigeria

Aug 26, 2021 Environmental Impacts of Mineral Exploration in Nigeria and their Phytoremediation Strategies for Sustainable Ecosystem. ... feel the impact of mining effects. A s difficult as .

Negative impacts of oil exploration on biodiversity

Feb 22, 2012 Effects on the flora and fauna of freshwater ecosystems in this part of Nigeria have been noticed. The government has established laws for protection of the environment from oil exploration, but these must be made effective in terms of implementation, enforcement

Negative impacts of oil exploration on biodiversity

COMMUNITIES COMPANY RELATION IN LIMESTONE

developing nations like Nigeria, mining is an important contributor to the national economy. However, the negative environmental impacts of mining are increasingly being recognized as critical Bridge, 2004. In response, many companies, especially international ones, are

COMMUNITIES COMPANY RELATION IN LIMESTONE

Feb 10, 2020 Impact of mining on the floristic association of gold mined sites in Southwest Nigeria. BACKGROUND Occurrences in land use, human activities and climate change have both direct and indirect influences on the environment. Of interest for this study is mining a common activity in developing countries such as Nigeria which is endowed with over ...

Feb 10, 2020 Impact of mining on the floristic association of gold mined sites in Southwest Nigeria. BACKGROUND Occurrences in land use, human activities and climate change have both direct and indirect influences on the environment. Of interest for this study is mining a common activity in developing countries such as Nigeria which is endowed with over ...

Impact of mining on the floristic association of gold

Environmental Impact of Artisanal Gold Mining in Luku

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 ...

Environmental Impact of Artisanal Gold Mining in Luku

consequences of sand mining on communities along the Victory River. The objectives are to examine residents perception, identify the impacts of sand mining in their domain and propose mitigation measures for moderate and major negative impacts and enhancement measures for positive impacts of sand mining.