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
2021-1-6 The same view hold sway in Aigbedion et al (2007) on environmental effect of mineral exploitation in Nigeria, where it was discovered that mining of solid and nonsolid minerals contributed to the
2021-2-5 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
Environmental implications of oil exploration and exploitation in Environmental impact of oil spills in Nigeria Mineral Resources Exploitation in Nigeria: The Need for effective Physical and Environmental Planning.
Environmental Impact Of Mineral Exploitation In Nigeria Asides these Nigeria had no defined or clearly articulated national policy goals for the national environment However with the dumping of toxic waste in Koko village Delta State in 1987 the Federal Government enacted the Harmful Waste Decree 42 of 1988 which facilitated the establishment
4. Environmental Impact of Exploiting Fossil Fuels in Nigeria Exploitation refers to mining mineral resources from the land and sea using technological know-how. According to Nigerian Environmental Study/Action Team (1991) as highlighted in Mba (1995), fuel mineral exploitation
2012-1-1 Environmental Impact o f Natural Resources Exploitation i n Nigeria a nd t he Way Forward . Journal of Applied Technology in Environmental Sanitation, 2 (2 ): 95 102 .
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.
2018-6-9 exploitation at a coal mined site in south-eastern Nigeria. This study, therefore, is aimed to investigate the impact of mineral exploitation on the environment and to emphasize the importance of sustainable environmental management to enduring socio-economic development in Nigeria. First, we provide respondents’ view on the impact of coal
2019-2-1 The environmental implications of solid mineral exploration and exploitation were analyzed. • A survey, mapping of activities, assessment of impacts, and observations of areas were carried out. • The Plateau landscape has mining ponds that have degraded the area and served as contaminants. •