• The Environmental Impact Assessment Practice In Nigeria

    The Environmental Impact Assessment Practice In Nigeria

    Dec 16, 2008 · The issue of discussions bordered on environmental effects, corruption, and infraction of environmental regulations in respect of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Process for the SPDCE''s IWMF. The SPDCE eventually abandoned the IWMF to hush up the case then pending before the Federal House of Representatives.

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  • Environmental issues in Nigeria naturvernforbundet.no

    Environmental issues in Nigeria naturvernforbundet.no

    Nigeria has an organized system of nature preserves, game reserves, and national parks in addition to a forest management system, but most management is carried on at the state level. Law enforcement and protected system infrastructure are lacking, and abuses of protected land are common.

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  • Environmental and SocioEconomic Impact of Mining on

    Environmental and SocioEconomic Impact of Mining on

    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

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  • ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH IMPACTS OF MINING IN

    ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH IMPACTS OF MINING IN

    on the environment and human health in Africa have increased significantly during the last decade. However, these studies tended to be concentrated on the effects of mining and mineral processing at national levels and in specific mining districts without taking into account the overall impact

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  • Environmental Impacts of Mining and Smelting

    Environmental Impacts of Mining and Smelting

    The key environmental issues in the Niger Delta of Nigeria relate to its petroleum and industry.. The delta covers 20,000 km² within wetlands of 70,000 km² formed primarily by sediment deposition. Home to 20 million people and 40 different ethnic groups, this floodplain makes up 7.5% of Nigeria''s total land mass. It is the largest wetland and maintains the thirdlargest drainage basin in Africa.

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  • Environmental and SocioEconomic Impact of Mining on

    Environmental and SocioEconomic Impact of Mining on

    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

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  • Environmental and SocioEconomic Impact of Mining on

    Environmental and SocioEconomic Impact of Mining on

    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

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  • Environmental impact assessment of coal mining at Enugu

    Environmental impact assessment of coal mining at Enugu

    PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE PAPER Environmental impact assessment of coal mining at Enugu, Nigeria Princewill C. Ogbonnaa*, Emmanuel C. Nzegbulea and Paschal E. Okorieb aDepartment of Environmental Management and Toxicology, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, P.M.B. 7267 Umuahia, Abia State, Nigeria bDepartment of Forestry and Environmental Management,

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  • Law Environment and DevelopmentJournal

    Law Environment and DevelopmentJournal

    Environmental Impact Assessment in 198512 led to the proliferation of EIAs in Europe. Nigeria entered the league of EIA nations in 1992 following the enactment of its Environmental Impact Law, Environment and Development Journal 37 1 George (Rock) Pring & Susan Y. Noé, ''The Emerging International Law of Public Participation Affecting

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  • Oil Spillage in Nigeria: Causes and Solution Mensch Mind

    Oil Spillage in Nigeria: Causes and Solution Mensch Mind

    The oil companies operating in Nigeria should be made to enter into a written agreement with the government on what they will do for the state in the case of oil spill and other serious environmental degradation that will reduce effects the indigenes.

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  • BITUMEN IN NIGERIA Heinrich Böll Stiftung Nigeria

    BITUMEN IN NIGERIA Heinrich Böll Stiftung Nigeria

    scale surface mining operations are most Nigeria''s bitumen, also known as oil sands, has not yet been exploited, but is a potential source of future revenue for Nigeria. Though the social and environmental impacts of bitumen exploitation are anticipated to be seriousand widespread, there is limited public understanding of what

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  • SOCIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF CHARCOAL

    SOCIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF CHARCOAL

    highlight the social and environmental impacts that are sustained by, and largely affect, the rural charcoal producers of Liberia, one of the least developed countries in the world. Surveys and interviews of key stakeholders will inform future attempts by government and nonprofit agencies to mitigate these impacts.

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  • Impacts of Mining Oxfam Australia

    Impacts of Mining Oxfam Australia

    Learn about the impacts of a major LNG project on communities in Papua New Guinea. Read our case study. Out of Sight, Out of Mined Poor environmental practices by mining companies can impact on the people who depend on clean water for their livelihoods (see below).

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  • Environmental impacts : Oil Exploration and Extraction in

    Environmental impacts : Oil Exploration and Extraction in

    Jul 08, 2013 ·ಓ Impact of the Oil Industry on the Nigerian Environment The region of Nigeria responsible for the harboring of approximately of its petroleum reservoirs is called the Niger Delta region. The Niger Delta is simply the delta region of the Niger River, which is the largest and most influential river in West Africa.

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  •  Environmental Law Research Institute About Us

    Environmental Law Research Institute About Us

    An Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) is an assessment of the potential impacts whether positive or negative, of a proposed project on the natural environment: The E.I.A Act, as it is informally called, deals with the considerations of environmental impact in respect of public and private projects.

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  • Environmental Impact of Artisanal Gold Mining in Luku

    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

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  • Effects of Mining on the Environment and Wildlife

    Effects of Mining on the Environment and Wildlife

    Mar 09, 2017 · Mining is an inherently destructive industry, and the mining effects of even a single operation can have a severe impact on the environment and the wildlife that lives nearby. Although there are some regulations in place that are intended to minimize the damage, they are not enough to allow mining and wildlife to exist in harmony, especially in

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  • SocioEconomic and Environmental Impacts of Surface Mining

    SocioEconomic and Environmental Impacts of Surface Mining

    The mining industry remains the backbone of many economies in the developing world. This paper has examined the socioeconomic and associated environmental impacts of surface mining in Udege District Nasarawa, The study established the local mining methods, examined the socioeconomic and environmental impacts of surface and illegal mining on the host communities, and assessed the

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  • Environmental Impact Of Gold Mining In Nigeria – xinhai

    Environmental Impact Of Gold Mining In Nigeria – xinhai

    Environmental Impact Of Gold Mining In Nigeria Papua New Guinea Gold Mining, Human Effects of Gold Mining, Negative Impact of Mining, Environmental Impact of Mines in Michigan, How Does Mining Affect the Environment, Environmental Impact California Gold Rush, Positive Effects of Mining, Gold Mining Chemical, Gold Mining in Ghana, Brazil Gold Mining, Gold Mining Philippines, Social Impact

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  • Nigeria Mining & Environmental Law & Regulations

    Nigeria Mining & Environmental Law & Regulations

    NIGERIA ENVIRONMENTAL REGULATION. GENERAL. Nigeria is loed in West Africa, bordered by Benin, Chad, Cameroon, Niger and the Gulf of Guinea. With a population of over 180 million, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa.

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  • Conflict impliions of coal mining and environmental

    Conflict impliions of coal mining and environmental

    This study has examined impliions of coal mining and environmental pollution in South Africa with lessons drawn from the Niger Delta, Nigeria. The purpose of the study was twofold. First, to explore the current state of environmental pollution in South Africa, and how it could possibly result in environmental conflict between the affected

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  •  Environmental Law Research Institute About Us

    Environmental Law Research Institute About Us

    An Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) is an assessment of the potential impacts whether positive or negative, of a proposed project on the natural environment: The E.I.A Act, as it is informally called, deals with the considerations of environmental impact in respect of public and private projects.

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  • What Is The Environmental Impact Of The Mining Industry

    What Is The Environmental Impact Of The Mining Industry

    Apr 25, 2017 · Environment What Is The Environmental Impact Of The Mining Industry? Water pollution, loss of biodiversity, soil erosion and pollution, and formation of sink holes are among the worst effects of the mining industry on the environment.

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  • The environmental impacts of gold mining in Nigeria

    The environmental impacts of gold mining in Nigeria

    A resource looking specifically at the impacts of gold mining on the environment in Nigeria. This could be used as an extension or homework task along side the following resource: Environmental impacts if economic development in Nigeria.

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  • Minimizing the Impact of Mining Activities for Sustainable

    Minimizing the Impact of Mining Activities for Sustainable

    Minimizing the Impact of Mining Activities for Sustainable MinedOut Area Conservation In Nigeria Nigeria is endowed with abundant mineral resources. However, their extraction and processing through mining activities especially, of the solid minerals are going on at different scales of intensity.

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  • Environmental Impact Of Coal Mining In Nigeria

    Environmental Impact Of Coal Mining In Nigeria

    The impact of these changes has restricted most host community, who depend on agriculture for subsistence, from advancing and improving their livelihoods.Keywords environmental impacts, open cast mining, socioeconomic impacts, surface mining. Read More Impact Of Coal Mining In Enugu Area Of Nigeria On The

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  • Resource Mining and Extractions Environmental and

    Resource Mining and Extractions Environmental and

    Dec 11, 2017 · Resource Mining and Extractions Environmental and Community Impacts December 11, 2017 by ecoactors Mining has the promise of bringing good things to communities, but after years mining in Africa while nations boast of high incomes, the communities where extraction have taken place experience mostly negative impacts.

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  • Resource Mining and Extractions Environmental and

    Resource Mining and Extractions Environmental and

    Dec 11, 2017 · Resource Mining and Extractions Environmental and Community Impacts December 11, 2017 by ecoactors Mining has the promise of bringing good things to communities, but after years mining in Africa while nations boast of high incomes, the communities where extraction have taken place experience mostly negative impacts.

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  • Environmental pollution in Africa SpringerLink

    Environmental pollution in Africa SpringerLink

    Africa is blessed with natural and mineral resources, but exploitation of these resources has led to extreme pollution of the environment. Population growth and urbanization due to developments have also contributed immensely to the current pollution in Africa. Traffic emissions, transported dust and open burning are all significant contributors to air pollution in Africa. The Sahara desert is

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  • Environmental and Health Impacts of Mining in Nigeria

    Environmental and Health Impacts of Mining in Nigeria

    Aug 15, 2018 · Mining has been left in the hands of smallscale miners who lack enough resources and adequate equipment and technology required for the mining activities. Physical Environmental and Health Impacts of Mining in Nigeria. Smallscale mining results in lot of physical environmental impact on the affected area. 1. Land Degradation

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  • Impacts of EWaste on the environment ETerra

    Impacts of EWaste on the environment ETerra

    May 25, 2017 · Impacts of Ewaste on the environment. Ewaste, or electronic waste, is waste from all sorts of electronics ranging from computers and mobile phones, to electronics such as food processors, pressure, cookers etc.

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  • Environmental Impact Assessment Decree No. 86 1992

    Environmental Impact Assessment Decree No. 86 1992

    Environmental Impact Assessment Decree. No 86 of 1992. Laws of the Federation of Nigeria . 10 th December1992 . The Federal Military Government hereby decrees as follow: Part I . General Principles of Environmental Impact Assessment . 1. The objectives of any environmental Impact assessment (hereafter in this Decree referred to as "the

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  • The environmental impliions of the exploration and

    The environmental impliions of the exploration and

    Before the first Mining Law was approved in 1946, no documented regulation for mineral extraction, processing and reclamation were available. The 1946 Act which included environmental protection in the regulation of mining activities still failed to protect the environment from the negative impacts of mining.

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  • enviromental impacts of mining in nigeria

    enviromental impacts of mining in nigeria

    Enviromental impact of coal mining in nigeria Products. As a leading global manufacturer of crushing, grinding and mining equipments, we offer advanced, reasonable solutions for any sizereduction requirements including, Enviromental impact of coal mining in nigeria, quarry, aggregate, and different kinds of minerals.

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  • Minerals and Africa''s Development Africa Mining Vision

    Minerals and Africa''s Development Africa Mining Vision

    4. Mining in Africa: managing the impacts 45 "e environmental and social impacts of mining 46!e environmental impacts 46!e social impacts 49 Regulating the environmental and social impacts of mining 50 Protected areas 50 Environmental and social impact assessments 52 Public participation 54 Access to information 57

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  • Environmental effect of mineral exploitation in Nigeria

    Environmental effect of mineral exploitation in Nigeria

    Environmental effect of mineral exploitation in Nigeria and GIS methodology in analyzing the ecological impacts of mining in Nigeria. Emphases are on the issues, environmental and spatial

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  • Mining in Nigeria: Overview of minerals Legit.ng

    Mining in Nigeria: Overview of minerals Legit.ng

    Such situation still hasn''t changed because the majority of funds are directed at oil mining, as it''s the most dominating sector of mining in Nigeria due to its profitability. Large enterprises aren''t involved in gold mining in Nigeria, only some families still tend to be engaged in this sphere.

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  • Assessing the Ecological Effects of Mining in West Africa

    Assessing the Ecological Effects of Mining in West Africa

    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.

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  • How a Gold Mining Boom is Killing the Children of Nigeria

    How a Gold Mining Boom is Killing the Children of Nigeria

    Mar 01, 2012 · How a Gold Mining Boom is Killing the Children of Nigeria It is a pattern seen in various parts of the world — children being sickened from exposure to lead from mining activities. But the scale of the problem in Nigeria''s goldmining region of Zamfara is unprecedented: More than 400 children have died and thousands more have been severely

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  • Environmental Impact Of Coal Mining In Nigeria

    Environmental Impact Of Coal Mining In Nigeria

    The impact of these changes has restricted most host community, who depend on agriculture for subsistence, from advancing and improving their livelihoods.Keywords environmental impacts, open cast mining, socioeconomic impacts, surface mining. Read More Impact Of Coal Mining In Enugu Area Of Nigeria On The

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  • enviromental impacts of mining in nigeria

    enviromental impacts of mining in nigeria

    Enviromental impact of coal mining in nigeria Products. As a leading global manufacturer of crushing, grinding and mining equipments, we offer advanced, reasonable solutions for any sizereduction requirements including, Enviromental impact of coal mining in nigeria, quarry, aggregate, and different kinds of minerals.

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  • The environmental impacts of gold mining in Nigeria

    The environmental impacts of gold mining in Nigeria

    The environmental impacts of gold mining in Nigeria A resource looking specifically at the impacts of gold mining on the environment in Nigeria. This could be used as an extension or homework task along side the following resource: Environmental impacts if economic development in Nigeria.

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  • The Contribution of the Mining Sector to Socioeconomic and

    The Contribution of the Mining Sector to Socioeconomic and

    The study''s objective was to support the socioeconomic development program of the Government of Orissa by helping to analyze and formulate practical strategies for strengthening an institutional and regulatory framework with respect to managing the environmental and social impacts of investments in the mining and industry sectors.

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  • Environmental Impact of Artisanal Gold Mining in Luku

    Environmental Impact of Artisanal Gold Mining in Luku

    Mar 25, 2014 · 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

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  • ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH IMPACTS OF MINING IN

    ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH IMPACTS OF MINING IN

    on the environment and human health in Africa have increased significantly during the last decade. However, these studies tended to be concentrated on the effects of mining and mineral processing at national levels and in specific mining districts without taking into account the overall impact

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  • Environmental issues in Nigeria naturvernforbundet.no

    Environmental issues in Nigeria naturvernforbundet.no

    Nigeria has an organized system of nature preserves, game reserves, and national parks in addition to a forest management system, but most management is carried on at the state level. Law enforcement and protected system infrastructure are lacking, and abuses of protected land are common.

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  • How a Gold Mining Boom is Killing the Children of Nigeria

    How a Gold Mining Boom is Killing the Children of Nigeria

    Mar 01, 2012 · How a Gold Mining Boom is Killing the Children of Nigeria It is a pattern seen in various parts of the world — children being sickened from exposure to lead from mining activities. But the scale of the problem in Nigeria''s goldmining region of Zamfara is unprecedented: More than 400 children have died and thousands more have been severely

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  • ASSESSING ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF INLAND SAND

    ASSESSING ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF INLAND SAND

    map inland sand mining sites and their environmental impacts parts in Ogun State, Nigeria. The specific objectives are to: 1) identify the mining sites in Ogun State, 2) capture both geometric and attribute data of these loions, and, 3) examine the environmental impacts of the sand mining

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  • (PDF) ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT PROCESS FOR OIL,

    (PDF) ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT PROCESS FOR OIL,

    environmental impact assessment process for oil, gas and mining projects in nigeria: a critical analysis article Article (PDF Available) · January 2014 with 4,803 Reads How we measure ''reads''

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  • Environmental effect of mineral exploitation in Nigeria

    Environmental effect of mineral exploitation in Nigeria

    effect on the environment of the activities involved in harnessing the minerals in Nigeria. An attempt will also be made to examine the possible precautions and remedies that can be applied in order to mitigate the effect of adverse environmental impact of mining activities. Table 1 shows the minerals deposits that are currently

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