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environmental impact of mining and quarrying of rocks in nigeria

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF STONE QUARRYING

2018-7-12  Environmental Sciences (JABE) jabe.in A Peer Reviewed & Refereed, International Open Access Journal Vol.5.Issue.2.2018 (April-June) ISSN:2455-0221(P), 2394-2606(O) 7 Research Article Dr. Kalu, Ezichi ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF STONE QUARRYING ACTIVITIES IN EBONYI STATE, NIGERIA Dr. Kalu, Ezichi

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ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF QUARRY ACTIVITIES IN

2019-5-27  In Nigeria mining started with exploitation of cassiterite, produced about a thousand ton in 1909, Nigeria Mining Corporation (NMC) was responsible for the mining of Gold in 1914, coal in 1915 (in collaboration with Nigeria Coal Corporation NCC) and lead and zinc in 1947. Exploration of crude oil started in 1958 by shell petroleum.

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(PDF) Impacts of Rock Quarrying on Akwukwuo Tributary

Keywords: Ivo River, rock quarrying, mining effluents, Water quality, Pollution, Nigeria INTRODUCTION itself is never fast, while heavily polluted water may traverse long distances in days before a Fresh water resources are coming under intense significant degree of purification is achieved (1,2,3). stress in developing countries because of

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(PDF) ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF QUARRYING ON

PDF On Jan 1, 2011, KO Omosanya and others published ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF QUARRYING ON OTERE VILLAGE, ODEDA, SOUTHWESTERN NIGERIA. Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate

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Assessment of Environmental Impacts of Quarry

2019-11-20  environmental degradation of Mining were found to have significant (p < 0.05) impact on host community as identified by staff of mine and residents. Efforts towards minimizing environmental impacts of quarrying include resettlement and compensation of affected communities (20%).

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NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL (QUARRYING AND Law

2020-8-21  4.-(1) Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) shall be conducted for all new quarries before the commencement of operations as required by the EIA Act of 1992 and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) submitted to the Agency. (2) Environmental Audit (EA) shall be conducted on all existing quarries every three (3) years. Inventory of Quarries.

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Environmental Hazards and Sustainable Development of

2012-12-8  Environmental impact assessment of such trial pits in the Nigeria lower Benue Trough shows loss of human life and arable land, rock fall, landslides, and health effects. For example, stagnant water in the pits supports daily breeding of mosquito and tsetse fly, causing persistent malaria and sleeping sickness in the area.

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(PDF) SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACT OF PARTICIPATION IN

Mining and quarry sectors are considered as one of the most important viable sectors in Nigerian economy. This paper assessed the socioeconomic impact of quarrying and mining

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Potential Environmental Impacts of Quarrying Stone in

2002-2-7  ronmental impacts of quarrying carbon-ate rocks in karst. In addition, there are reports that describe environmental impacts on karst from mining resources other than carbonate rock. Theories about how extraction of carbonate rock can impact the environment can be extrapolated from some of these reports. Natural Formation of Karst

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Environmental impact assessment (EIA) of hard rock

2020-8-12  The increase in demand of building stones and construction-grade sand has resulted in aggressive hard rock quarrying in many parts of the world. The problems are to be evaluated in detail for the judicious use of resources on the one hand and ensuring health of the ecosystems on the other. The present study aims to evaluate the impact of hard rock quarrying on one of the important twin river

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THE EFFECT OF QUARRYING ACTIVITIES ON THE

Quarrying activities in Nigeria has caused significant impact on the environment, the blasting rocks with explosives in order to extract material for processing gives rise to noise pollution, air pollution, damage to biodiversity and habitat destruction which affect the human environment

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(PDF) ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF QUARRYING ON

PDF On Jan 1, 2011, KO Omosanya and others published ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF QUARRYING ON OTERE VILLAGE, ODEDA, SOUTHWESTERN NIGERIA. Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate

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NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL (QUARRYING AND Law

2020-8-21  4.-(1) Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) shall be conducted for all new quarries before the commencement of operations as required by the EIA Act of 1992 and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) submitted to the Agency. (2) Environmental Audit (EA) shall be conducted on all existing quarries every three (3) years. Inventory of Quarries.

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Environmental Hazards and Sustainable Development of

2012-12-8  Environmental impact assessment of such trial pits in the Nigeria lower Benue Trough shows loss of human life and arable land, rock fall, landslides, and health effects. For example, stagnant water in the pits supports daily breeding of mosquito and tsetse fly, causing persistent malaria and sleeping sickness in the area.

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(PDF) SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACT OF PARTICIPATION IN

Mining and quarry sectors are considered as one of the most important viable sectors in Nigerian economy. This paper assessed the socioeconomic impact of quarrying and mining on poverty

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NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL (QUARRYING AND Law

2020-8-21  NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL (QUARRYING AND BLASTING OPERATIONS) REGULATIONS, 2013. PDF COMPENDIUM OF ALL LAWS/CATEGORIES IS AVAILABLE Email: [email protected] and [email protected] or Text/Whatsapp: +234 706 710 2097. [PURSUANT TO THE NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS ENFORCEMENT

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Potential Environmental Impacts of Quarrying Stone in

2002-2-7  ronmental impacts of quarrying carbon-ate rocks in karst. In addition, there are reports that describe environmental impacts on karst from mining resources other than carbonate rock. Theories about how extraction of carbonate rock can impact the environment can be extrapolated from some of these reports. Natural Formation of Karst

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What Is The Environmental Impact Of The Mining Industry

2017-4-25  Environmental Impacts Of Mining . As mentioned previously, mining activities can harm the environment in several ways. These are as follows: Air Pollution . Air quality is adversely affected by mining operations. Unrefined materials are released when mineral deposits are exposed on the surface through mining.

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Environmental impact assessment (EIA) of hard rock

2020-8-12  The increase in demand of building stones and construction-grade sand has resulted in aggressive hard rock quarrying in many parts of the world. The problems are to be evaluated in detail for the judicious use of resources on the one hand and ensuring health of the ecosystems on the other. The present study aims to evaluate the impact of hard rock quarrying on one of the important twin river

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Effects of quarry mining and of other environmental

The environmental conditions prevailing in the Chicam-Toctina drainage system (approx. 138 km2 in Córdoba, Argentina) are considered representative of a number of catchments in Argentina's Sierras Pampeanas Range. Two groups of ions reflect the sources of dissolved species in the catchment: a) a group (Cl–, SO2– 4, and Na+) which recognizes natural and anthropogenic sources, and which

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THE EFFECT OF QUARRYING ACTIVITIES ON THE

Quarrying activities in Nigeria has caused significant impact on the environment, the blasting rocks with explosives in order to extract material for processing gives rise to noise pollution, air pollution, damage to biodiversity and habitat destruction which affect the human environment

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NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL (QUARRYING AND Law

2020-8-21  4.-(1) Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) shall be conducted for all new quarries before the commencement of operations as required by the EIA Act of 1992 and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) submitted to the Agency. (2) Environmental Audit (EA) shall be conducted on all existing quarries every three (3) years. Inventory of Quarries.

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NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL (QUARRYING AND Law

2020-8-21  NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL (QUARRYING AND BLASTING OPERATIONS) REGULATIONS, 2013. PDF COMPENDIUM OF ALL LAWS/CATEGORIES IS AVAILABLE Email: [email protected] and [email protected] or Text/Whatsapp: +234 706 710 2097. [PURSUANT TO THE NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS ENFORCEMENT

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Impact of Stone Quarrying on the Environment and the

2018-12-11  non-metal minerals from rocks [1]. It is usually done by open-cast method using rock drills, explosion of dynamite and use of other methods [2]. Quarrying has environmental and health effects. [3] for instance reports that mining has a number of common stages or activities, each of which has potentially-adverse impacts on the

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OVERVIEW OF QUARRYING AND BLASTING OPERATION

2021-1-7  OVERVIEW OF QUARRYING AND BLASTING OPERATION IN FCT. January 7, 2021. by I. Ibrahim. Most of the quarries in the FCT are located in AMAC, Bwari, and Kuje Area Councils. For the purpose of this presentation, a total of Forty-Six quarry sites were assessed. The quarries were found at different operational status as captured in figure 1.

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Estimation of Air Quality Status due to Quarrying

2016-9-9  Estimation of Air Quality Status due to Quarrying activities and its Impacts on the Environment and Health of the People. Rock Onwe Mkpuma . Abstract . A survey of air quality in an environment informs the safety status or the degree of pollution as indicated by surveillance due to

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Effects of quarry mining and of other environmental

The environmental conditions prevailing in the Chicam-Toctina drainage system (approx. 138 km2 in Córdoba, Argentina) are considered representative of a number of catchments in Argentina's Sierras Pampeanas Range. Two groups of ions reflect the sources of dissolved species in the catchment: a) a group (Cl–, SO2– 4, and Na+) which recognizes natural and anthropogenic sources, and which

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Potential Environmental Impacts of Quarrying Stone in

2002-2-7  ronmental impacts of quarrying carbon-ate rocks in karst. In addition, there are reports that describe environmental impacts on karst from mining resources other than carbonate rock. Theories about how extraction of carbonate rock can impact the environment can be extrapolated from some of these reports. Natural Formation of Karst

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What Is The Environmental Impact Of The Mining Industry

2017-4-25  Environmental Impacts Of Mining . As mentioned previously, mining activities can harm the environment in several ways. These are as follows: Air Pollution . Air quality is adversely affected by mining operations. Unrefined materials are released when mineral deposits are exposed on the surface through mining.

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Effects Of Mining on the Environment and Human Health

2021-10-23  Effects Of Mining on the Environment and Human Health Impacts of strip mining: Strip mining destroys landscapes, forests and wildlife habitats at the site of the mine when trees, plants, and topsoil are cleared from the mining area. This in turn

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