LIteraTurE ReviEw oN effEcTs OF miNinG ON wATEr In niGeRIA

  • The environmental implications of the exploration and ...

    2019-2-1 · The Jos Plateau is located within the middle belt of Nigeria covering an area of 8600 km 2 with an approximate distance of 104 km from north to south, and 80 km from east to west. It has steep escarpment edges with a descent of about 600 m to the surrounding plains.

  • A Review of the Major Source and Effect of Pollution in ...

    2020-6-24 · A Review of the Major Source and Effect of Pollution in Inland Water Bodies of Nigeria. Haruna Isah Umar1. 1. Department of Fisheries Technology, Hassan Usman Katsina Polytechnic, Katsina, Nigeria. Abstract :- The source of water pollution caused by industrial effluents and other sources in Nigeria with a view to provide useful information to ...

  • 1. ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF GOLD MINING IN

    2019-1-28 · 1. Water resources degradation 2. Loss of biodiversity with emphasis on flora 3. Dust pollution 4. Effects of small-scale gold mining Issues related to the exact nature of water resources degradation that would involve laboratory analysis of water samples drew little attention; issues related to the effects of more than a century of gold mining at

  • Water Supply and Sanitation in Nigeria - WSP

    2018-11-26 · Water Supply and Sanitation in Nigeria: Turning Finance into Services for 2015 and Beyond Rural water supply • Rural Water and Sanitation Agencies should be established in states where this has not been done and their roles substantially limited to facilitation and capacity building of local government areas.

  • (PDF) Water Pollution Resulting From Mining Activity: An ...

    2018-7-19 · Possibly, the weightiest after effect of a mining is its effects on water resources. The impact of mining on surface and groundwater is due to spill

  • (PDF) Impact of Mining Activity on Water Resource : An ...

    Present study is a review study of impact of mining and its impact on water resources. Hexavalent chromium dispersed by tailing wash-off, Sukinda mining

  • CASE STUDIES OF ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF SAND

    2017-3-11 · 3.4.4 Literature review and document analysis 43 3.5 Reliability and validity ... 4.3.2.2 Negative effects of mining to people’s lives 59 ... Figure 4.26 Accumulation of water in an open pit 91 Figure 4.27 Stagnant water and growth of grass conducive to mosquito breeding 92 Figure 4.28 Animal stuck in loosened sand on riverbed 92 ...

  • CHAPTER 2: LITERATURE REVIEW - UM

    2013-4-17 · LITERATURE REVIEW 2.1 Heavy Metals in water Trace elements of natural origin are transported by rivers and transferred to the coastal marine system through estuaries. There, trace elements are distributed between the dissolved and particulate phase, while their fate and bioavailability depend on the

  • A Review of the Major Source and Effect of Pollution in ...

    2020-6-24 · A Review of the Major Source and Effect of Pollution in Inland Water Bodies of Nigeria. Haruna Isah Umar1. 1. Department of Fisheries Technology, Hassan Usman Katsina Polytechnic, Katsina, Nigeria. Abstract :- The source of water pollution caused by industrial effluents and other sources in Nigeria with a view to provide useful information to ...

  • 1. ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF GOLD MINING IN

    2019-1-28 · 1. Water resources degradation 2. Loss of biodiversity with emphasis on flora 3. Dust pollution 4. Effects of small-scale gold mining Issues related to the exact nature of water resources degradation that would involve laboratory analysis of water samples drew little attention; issues related to the effects of more than a century of gold mining at

  • Groundwater Quality in Nigerian Urban Areas: A Review

    2014-7-23 · Groundwater Quality in Nigerian Urban Areas: A Review . By Ocheri, M.I, L.A.Odoma & Umar.N.D . Benue State University Makurdi, Nigeria . Abstract- The status of the quality of groundwater in urban areas of Nigeria is reviewed in this paper. This is done against the backdrop of its current status, trend and identification of factors

  • A Review on Heavy Metal Concentration in Potable Water ...

    2016-2-27 · Nigeria is one of the most populated black nation in the world with a population of about 170 million. Over the years, potable water source which is one of the basic essential requirements for healthy living has been challenging due

  • Review of Environmental and Health Impacts of Mining in

    2018-3-12 · The current analysis focuses on the environmental and health impacts of mining in Ghana and blends extant data from the literature as well as the co-authors' recent findings on the causes, status, trends, and consequences of mining in Ghana. The work reviews data on environmental and health impacts of mining such as pollution of water bodies ...

  • Water, Sanitation and Hygiene | UNICEF Nigeria

    2021-12-31 · Only 26.5 per cent of the population use improved drinking water sources and sanitation facilities. Achieving Sustainable Development Goal 6 by 2030 requires extraordinary efforts. Based on World Bank estimates, Nigeria

  • LITERATURE REVIEW - University of Pretoria

    2017-7-19 · LITERATURE REVIEW . 2.1: INTRODUCTION . The United Nations (UN) set a goal in their Millennium Declaration to reduce the amount of people without safe drinking water by half in the year 2015 (UN, 2000). Safe drinking water for human consumption should be free from pathogens such as bacteria,

  • Impact of Mining on Ground and Surface Waters

    2012-2-18 · 188 Karmakar & Das-Impact of Mining on (iround and Suface Waters INTRODUCfiON Out of all the natural resources available in the world, water assumes the most important place. It forms an integral part in survival of living being both in way of direct consumption and maintaining the environtnent.

  • MINING IMPACTS ON AGRICULTURAL LANDS AND

    2019-7-4 · to be an act of “mining ourselves out of existence”, because the basic human needs for survival, such as the need for clean water, clean air, and food, which are derived from agricultural lands, are being destroyed by the mining activities in the area. The signs of the impacts of mining activities on agricultural lands within Kyebi and its

  • Critical Review Of Petrol Station Management System

    2016-1-31 · Critical Review Of Petrol Station Management System With Emphasis On The Advantages If Digitalized In Nigeria Okemiri Henry Anayo1 Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science and Informatics Department Federal University Ndufu Alike Ikwo Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, Nigeria. E-mail: [email protected] Nweso Emmanuel Nwogbaga2

  • A Review on Heavy Metal Concentration in Potable Water ...

    2016-2-27 · Nigeria is one of the most populated black nation in the world with a population of about 170 million. Over the years, potable water source which is one of the basic essential requirements for healthy living has been challenging due

  • GROUNDWATER RESOURCES AND MANAGEMENT IN

    2019-2-6 · Geography •Nigeria is located on the west coast of Africa, south of the Sahara between latitudes 4°and 14°N and longitudes 3°and 14°E. •Has a landmass of 923,770 km2 (92,377,000 ha). •It is bordered on the south by the Atlantic Ocean, Niger Republic in the north,

  • Water and Waterborne Diseases: A Review

    2016-1-8 · Water and Waterborne Diseases: A Review Nwabor Ozioma Forstinus 1, Nnamonu Emmanuel Ikechukwu 2*, Martins Paul Emenike 1 and Ani Ogonna Christiana 3 1Department of Microbiology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria. 2Department of Zoology and Environmental Biology, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria.

  • Review of Environmental and Health Impacts of Mining in

    2018-3-12 · The current analysis focuses on the environmental and health impacts of mining in Ghana and blends extant data from the literature as well as the co-authors' recent findings on the causes, status, trends, and consequences of mining in Ghana. The work reviews data on environmental and health impacts of mining such as pollution of water bodies ...

  • (PDF) Causes and consequences of flooding in Nigeria: a

    13,000 square kilometers of water.Nigeria claims a territorial sea of 12 nautical miles, an exclusive economic zone of 200 nautical miles, and a

  • Assessment of Water Quality Parameters: A Review

    2020-4-1 · beings are caused by water. 2. Literature Review . The extensive literature review was carried out by referring standard journals, reference books and conference proceedings. The major work carried out by different researchers is summarized below. Dinesh Kumar Tank et.al [01] study focused on the hydrochemistry of groundwater in

  • LITERATURE REVIEW - University of Pretoria

    2017-7-19 · LITERATURE REVIEW . 2.1: INTRODUCTION . The United Nations (UN) set a goal in their Millennium Declaration to reduce the amount of people without safe drinking water by half in the year 2015 (UN, 2000). Safe drinking water for human consumption should be free from pathogens such as bacteria,

  • Worker and Community Health Impacts Related to

    2020-10-12 · A Rapid Review of the Literature 8 are hazardous products to mine – and some health impacts are specific to these products. 10. Asbestos mining is now the subject of a call for an international ban on the basis of its health impacts at all stages of the mining and mineral use of this substance. The

  • Impact of Mining on Ground and Surface Waters

    2012-2-18 · 188 Karmakar & Das-Impact of Mining on (iround and Suface Waters INTRODUCfiON Out of all the natural resources available in the world, water assumes the most important place. It forms an integral part in survival of living being both in way of direct consumption and maintaining the environtnent.

  • Critical Review Of Petrol Station Management System

    2016-1-31 · Critical Review Of Petrol Station Management System With Emphasis On The Advantages If Digitalized In Nigeria Okemiri Henry Anayo1 Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science and Informatics Department Federal University Ndufu Alike Ikwo Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, Nigeria. E-mail: [email protected] Nweso Emmanuel Nwogbaga2