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environmental impact of stone crushing in abakaliki

effect of stone quarrying on the residents of abakaliki. effect of stone quarrying on the residents of abakaliki. Crushed stone quarrying have removed an entire karsts hill the work of garba states that people living close to the quarries are affected by the activities that go on in that area in quarrying areas like the village of pali in india, the safety of human beings is not put into ...

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Pollution status of arable soils and stream sediments in ...

2019-3-22  Geochemical assessment to determine the pollution status of arable soils and stream sediments of the lead–zinc mining areas of Abakaliki, Lower Benue Trough, was carried out. Major communities covered include Enyigba, Mkpuma Akpatakpa, Ameka, Amorie, Amanchara and Alibaruhu where active and abandoned mines are located, covering a total area of about 794.2 km2.

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LEAD (Pb) MINING IN EBONYI STATE, NIGERIA:

2018-5-2  LEAD (Pb) MINING IN EBONYI STATE, NIGERIA: IMPLICATIONS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL AND HUMAN HEALTH RISK Nwabueze I. Elom Department of Industrial Chemistry, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, Nigeria ABSTRACT: Recent cases of lead (Pb) poisoning in Nigeria which has claimed the lives of over 500 children has been traced to mining.

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A study of the air, soil and water quality of nkaliki ...

A study of the air, soil and water quality of nkaliki mining site in abakaliki, Ebonyi state, Nigeria 5 th Global Summit and Expo on Pollution Control October 25-27, 2018 Prague, Czech Republic. Arthur Nwachukwu. Federal University, Nigeria. Posters Accepted Abstracts: J Pollut Eff Cont. Abstract :

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Mapping Geological Structures Controlling

2018-10-26  Abakaliki lead-zinc mineralization is believed to be of hydrothermal origin emplaced at a low temperature of about 1400 and it is made up of primarily four lodes namely Ishiagu, Enyigba, Ameri, Ameka in the lower Benue Trough (Kaliberng, 2011).

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Heavy Metal Contamination in Soils in Enyigba Pb Zn ...

2015-9-28  Ohankwu Pb – Zn mining district, near Abakaliki and to determine the anthropogenic and/or geologic contribution to the enhancement of the heavy metals. Figure1. Geological map of lead-zinc deposits of Enyigba district, near Abakaliki, Lower Benue Trough. The area is underlain by Abakaliki shales (Modified from Orajaka, 1965). 2. GEOLOGY

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Heavy Metals Effect due to Contamination of Vegetables ...

effect of municipal waste disposal on soil properties and productivity of sites used for urban agriculture in Abakaliki, Nigeria. The accumulation of heavy metals including Pb, Ni, Cr, Cd and As in roots, stems and leaves of cocoyam (Colocesia esculents) and Cassava (Mannihot esculent) grown in polluted soil, an abandoned waste

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Comparativ e assessment of heavy metals in drinking

mining community in Abakaliki Local Government Area. It also seeks to assess the trace metal indices in comparison with the observed concentration of water quality permissible limit specified by WHO (2011). MATERIALS AND METHODS Study area The study was carried out in Enyigba, a mining

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Remove mining from exclusive list, traditional ruler urges ...

2021-5-11  Oyibe made the call on Tuesday in Abakaliki at the inaugural meeting of the Federation of Mining Host Communities (FMHC), Ebonyi chapter. The traditional ruler argued that granting states the right to control revenue accruing from mining activities would speed up development and stem youth restiveness often witnessed in mining communities.

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Hydrogeochemical Evaluation of Groundwater for

2018-10-8  Hydrogeochemical Evaluation of Groundwater for Irrigation Purposes in Mining Areas of Umuoghara Near, Abakaliki, SE. Nigeria. Science Technology, 2017, 3(9), 1-12 Publication License ... groundwater was the most trusted form of drinking water because of the filtering effect of the aquifer. However, in the present world, use of water for ...

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environmental impact of stone crushing in abakaliki

effect of stone quarrying on the residents of abakaliki. effect of stone quarrying on the residents of abakaliki. Crushed stone quarrying have removed an entire karsts hill the work of garba states that people living close to the quarries are affected by the activities that go on in that area in quarrying areas like the village of pali in india, the safety of human beings is not put into ...

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LEAD (Pb) MINING IN EBONYI STATE, NIGERIA:

2018-5-2  LEAD (Pb) MINING IN EBONYI STATE, NIGERIA: IMPLICATIONS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL AND HUMAN HEALTH RISK Nwabueze I. Elom Department of Industrial Chemistry, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, Nigeria ABSTRACT: Recent cases of lead (Pb) poisoning in Nigeria which has claimed the lives of over 500 children has been traced to mining.

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A study of the air, soil and water quality of nkaliki ...

A study of the air, soil and water quality of nkaliki mining site in abakaliki, Ebonyi state, Nigeria 5 th Global Summit and Expo on Pollution Control October 25-27, 2018 Prague, Czech Republic. Arthur Nwachukwu. Federal University, Nigeria. Posters Accepted Abstracts: J Pollut Eff Cont. Abstract :

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Remove mining from exclusive list, traditional ruler urges ...

2021-5-11  Oyibe made the call on Tuesday in Abakaliki at the inaugural meeting of the Federation of Mining Host Communities (FMHC), Ebonyi chapter. The traditional ruler argued that granting states the right to control revenue accruing from mining activities would speed up development and stem youth restiveness often witnessed in mining communities.

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Heavy Metal Contamination in Soils in Enyigba Pb Zn ...

2015-9-28  Ohankwu Pb – Zn mining district, near Abakaliki and to determine the anthropogenic and/or geologic contribution to the enhancement of the heavy metals. Figure1. Geological map of lead-zinc deposits of Enyigba district, near Abakaliki, Lower Benue Trough. The area is underlain by Abakaliki shales (Modified from Orajaka, 1965). 2. GEOLOGY

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Comparativ e assessment of heavy metals in drinking

mining community in Abakaliki Local Government Area. It also seeks to assess the trace metal indices in comparison with the observed concentration of water quality permissible limit specified by WHO (2011). MATERIALS AND METHODS Study area The study was carried out in Enyigba, a mining

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Heavy Metals Effect due to Contamination of Vegetables ...

effect of municipal waste disposal on soil properties and productivity of sites used for urban agriculture in Abakaliki, Nigeria. The accumulation of heavy metals including Pb, Ni, Cr, Cd and As in roots, stems and leaves of cocoyam (Colocesia esculents) and Cassava (Mannihot esculent) grown in polluted soil, an abandoned waste

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Mapping Geological Structures Controlling

2018-10-26  Abakaliki lead-zinc mineralization is believed to be of hydrothermal origin emplaced at a low temperature of about 1400 and it is made up of primarily four lodes namely Ishiagu, Enyigba, Ameri, Ameka in the lower Benue Trough (Kaliberng, 2011).

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Impact of Past Mining Activities on Water Resources

research were geared towards assessment of effect of mining activity on soil and heavy metals released from mining activities with emphasis on its absorption/intake in human and its effect on human. The aim of this paper is to discuss a synoptic overview of effect of past mining activities on water resources of study area. Figure 1a.

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[PDF] Characterization and evaluation of the effects of ...

Mining activities generate much wastes which degenerate into various geochemical components and affect the natural composition of surface water resources. They cause Acid Mine Drainage (AMDs) and influence the hydrochemical evolution of the hydrogeological systems. This study employed hydrochemical parameters to characterize and evaluate the effects of mine discharges on irrigation

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Heavy Metals Effect due to Contamination of Vegetables ...

effect of municipal waste disposal on soil properties and productivity of sites used for urban agriculture in Abakaliki, Nigeria. The accumulation of heavy metals including Pb, Ni, Cr, Cd and As in roots, stems and leaves of cocoyam (Colocesia esculents) and Cassava (Mannihot esculent) grown in polluted soil, an abandoned waste

More

Comparativ e assessment of heavy metals in drinking

mining community in Abakaliki Local Government Area. It also seeks to assess the trace metal indices in comparison with the observed concentration of water quality permissible limit specified by WHO (2011). MATERIALS AND METHODS Study area The study was carried out in Enyigba, a mining

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Heavy Metal Contamination in Soils in Enyigba Pb Zn ...

2015-9-28  Ohankwu Pb – Zn mining district, near Abakaliki and to determine the anthropogenic and/or geologic contribution to the enhancement of the heavy metals. Figure1. Geological map of lead-zinc deposits of Enyigba district, near Abakaliki, Lower Benue Trough. The area is underlain by Abakaliki shales (Modified from Orajaka, 1965). 2. GEOLOGY

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Assessment Environmental Geochemistry Lead Zinc

Environmental Geochemistry of Lead-Zinc Mining at Ishiagu Area, Lower Benue Trough, Southeastern Nigeria ... Abakaliki anticlinorium (Orajaka et al., 1988). The ores are epigenetic, massive and strata bound, and are typically ... Other environmental concerns involve the effect of extensive past magmatic activities and the occurrence of

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Efforts ongoing to rescue people trapped in Ebonyi mining

2021-8-16  Marshy terrain in Abakaliki, Ebonyi capital, where a vehicle plunged into a pit has hindered rescue operations 48 hours after the crash. The yet-to-be-identified vehicle plunged into the abandoned mining pit on Saturday. Efforts to rescue the passengers failed due to poor visibility as the incident happened in the evening.

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Traditional ruler canvasses for removal of mining from ...

2021-5-12  Oyibe made the call at the inaugural meeting of the Federation of Mining Host Communities (FMHC), Ebonyi chapter, on Tuesday in Abakaliki. He explained that, granting states the right to control revenue accruing from mining activities would speed up development and stem youth restiveness often witnessed in mining communities.

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Traditional Ruler Canvasses For Removal Of Mining From ...

2021-5-11  By Douglas Okoro Ezeogo Oyibe, the Traditional Ruler of Ameka autonomous community in Ezza South Local Government Area of Ebonyi has canvassed an urgent review of the country’s laws to allow states play more prominent roles in mining. Oyibe made the call at the inaugural meeting of the Federation of Mining Host Communities (FMHC), Ebonyi chapter, on Tuesday in Abakaliki.

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Hydraulic Properties of Abakaliki Shale-Regolith Aquifer ...

Hydraulic Properties of Abakaliki Shale-Regolith Aquifer, In Ebonyi State South Eastern Nigeria ... Grain size distribution and its effect on the permeability of unconsolidated sands. Water Resources Res., V. 2, p. 665-677. Niwas, S. and Singhal, D. C., 1990. ... Dr Dan Ozoko is a senior lecturer at Department of Geology and Mining of Enugu ...

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Traditional ruler canvasses for removal of mining from ...

2021-5-11  Oyibe made the call at the inaugural meeting of the Federation of Mining Host Communities (FMHC), Ebonyi chapter, on Tuesday in Abakaliki. He explained that, granting states the right to control revenue accruing from mining activities would speed up development and stem youth restiveness often witnessed in mining communities.

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[PDF] Characterization and evaluation of the effects of ...

Mining activities generate much wastes which degenerate into various geochemical components and affect the natural composition of surface water resources. They cause Acid Mine Drainage (AMDs) and influence the hydrochemical evolution of the hydrogeological systems. This study employed hydrochemical parameters to characterize and evaluate the effects of mine discharges on irrigation

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