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An Empirical Analysis of the Contribution of Mining Sector to ...

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Environmental Impact of Quarry Activities on Resident of Akure ...

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The Economic Impact of AIDS in Nigeria - POLICY Project

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Radioecological impacts of tin mining - NCBI - NIH

Jun 21, 2015 ... The tin mining activities in the suburbs of Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria, .... (2013) investigated the socio-economic impacts of tin mining in Jos...

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of the particulate matters (PM) as well as a social survey were used in this study. Significant high ... Furthermore, a notable negative impact of quarrying on plant...

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occupational health and safety hazards associated with quarrying ...

activities; A case of Mutonga Quarry, Meru County, Kenya. ...... working conditions, low socio-economic status, lack of clear quarrying legislation .... with potential serious consequences and majority of the mine workers were untrained ..... in Ebonyi State, Nigeria to determine the prevalence of respiratory problems and.

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IMPACTS OF SAND AND GRAVEL QUARRYING ... - ABC Journals

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Potential Environmental Impacts of Quarrying Stone in Karst-—. A Literature ..... Summary of effects and impacts of various human activities on karst terrains .

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Importance of Mining to the Economy of Ghana

Table 1: Total contribution to IRS/GRA by mining and Quarry sector of Ghana, 2007- ... Tourism in Ghana has become a major socioeconomic activity and one of the ... Chapter 8 of the 1996-2010 Plan tackled, inter alia, the economic impact of...

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EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Introduction The project for which this EIA ...

proposed quarry) in Kogi State of Nigeria. ... Identify and analyse the potential environmental and socio-economic impacts of the ... Lizenithne mining activity ... identified potential/associated adverse impacts of the development project; and.

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NIGeRIA - African Economic Outlook

programmes in the north east through implementation of targeted social safety ... The Nigerian economy continues to face serious macroeconomic challenges and is in a ... The priority sectors identified are mining and quarrying, ... result of lower economic activity, a shortfall in oil revenue due to insecurity in the oil producing.

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Challenges of Addressing Environmental Problems due ... - Scholink

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Socio-Economic Impacts of Quarrying and Processing of Lizenithne ...

processing operations at Ewekoro, South-Western Nigeria has been carried out. ... order to assess the socio economic impact of quarrying and processing of .... Mining activities can led to health effects ranging from respiratory problems to...

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environmental impact assessment of lizenithne quarrying in ...

Lizenithne quarrying is a major economic activity in many developing countries ... Nigeria is endowed with abundant mineral resources of international value, ... for environmental and socio economic consequences must be included as a key...

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Effect of quarrying activity on biodiversity: Case study of Ogbere site ...

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Effects of Sand/Gravel Mining in Minna Emirate Area of Nigeria on ...

Keywords: Ecosystem, Fauna, Gravel, Quarry, Revenue, Sand, Stakeholder ... This doubtlessly gives rise to a multiplier effect on the socio economic ... Construction activities in Minna emirate of Niger State Nigeria, predated its existence as an...

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Chapter 74 - Mining and Quarrying

The environmental impact of mining can be significant and long-lasting. .... conditions of this activity—and maximize the socio-economic benefits was developed.

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Effect of quarrying activity on biodiversity: Case study of Ogbere site ...

Official Full-Text Paper (PDF): Effect of quarrying activity on biodiversity: Case study of Ogbere site, Ogun State Nigeria. ... information on the socio-economic status of the species utilization. by the inhabitants at the surrounding villages.

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Session 5.3. Environmental and Health Impacts of Mining in Africa ...

Aug 22, 2013 ... Mining is viewed as one of the important economic activities which have the potential of ... to the economy is achieved at significant environmental, health and social costs to the country. The study .... Environmental impacts of mining on the Jos Plateau, Nigeria ..... Impact of granite quarrying on the health of.

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Aug 12, 2014 ... Effect of quarrying activities on occupational health among quarry workers in .... conditions, low socio-economic status, lack of clear quarrying...

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Environmental Impacts of Mineral Exploration in Nigeria andtheir ...

Nigeria and their Phytoremediation Strategies for ... environmental, health and socio-economic effect to ..... crystalline rocks where quarrying activities occur on.

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Cameroon - African Development Bank

and socio-economic environments and thereafter, to put forward measures likely ... malaria; (iii) environmental and social impact assessment of the quarries ... Cameroon-Nigeria border either in Ekok or at Mfum, on the Nigerian side is to ... aforementioned illegal activities are themselves exacerbated by transport problems.

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ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA THROUGH THE ...

Nigeria''s agricultural, manufacturing and mining and quarrying sectors have played a ... 2) What should the country do to make rapid economic and social progress? ... effect of “Dutch disease”, reflected in the country''s inability to manage and diversify its oil ..... Table 3.9 Trading activities between Nigeria and the rest of the.

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The Environmental Implication of Illegal Minning Activities in Nigeria ...

Nigeria, a Case Study of Pandogari and Barkin Ladi/Buruku ... presents a critical analysis of illegal mining activities, their environmental effect ... conflicts; social .... steep slopes and for which little material is left for refilling (e.g., in stone quarries). ... Finally, on the economic aspect, although high proportions of idle youths find...

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The Contribution of the Mining Sector to Socioeconomic and Human ...

The Contribution of the Mining Sector to Socioeconomic and Human ... strong, even before the multiplier and fiscal expenditure impacts were accounted for.

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An assessment of the impacts of Gypsum mining on water quality in ...

Mining activities are a potentially important contributor to water contamination. ... Environmental effects of mineral exploitation in Nigeria. ... Socio-economic and environmental impacts of Khotagpa Gypsum mine. ... Emilia Romagna region): Quarrying and old mine tunnels environmental impacts on natural karst systems and...

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Participatory Roles of Women in Quarrying Activities in ...

and rheumatism which affect their productivity. ... Ogun State of Nigeria, most quarry activities (blasting ... to examine the influence of selected socioeconomic.

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Socioeconomic Impacts of Sawmill Industry on Residents. A Case ...

In Nigeria, majority of the sawmill industries are located in the wood producing rain ... without considering the socioeconomic impacts of these activities on the...

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An Empirical Analysis of the Contribution of Mining Sector to ...

expansion which can lead to higher levels of social and economic well being ... termed as quarrying while the process of extracting minerals from shaft mines is ... Upstream and downstream activities of the sector will greatly promote sustainable .... Adekeye (2010) in his study on the impact of conflict on mining in Nigeria.

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Effects of Land Degradation on Soil Fertility: A Case Study of ...

Effects of Land Degradation on Soil Fertility: A Case Study of Calabar South, ... on Soil Fertility: A Case Study of Calabar South, Nigeria. Imoke Eni. , Nigeria ... in land quality caused by human activities, has been a major global issue since the ... the researcher observed loss of the biological and economic productivity and...

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legal and institutional framework of environmental impact ...

Nigeria, the most populous country in Africa, has high rates of urbanization ... of the biophysical and socioeconomic impacts of major development proj- ... adverse environmental impacts of proposed activity and assessment of those .... Quarries. Quarrying aggregate of lizenithne, silica, granite, and other solid minerals near.

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Environmental Impact of Quarry Activities on Resident of Akure ...

Apr 5, 2017 ... Technology, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria ... impact of quarry activities in Akure region and identify the hazards ... questionnaire and field observations was administered to elucidate data on socio-economic.

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The Economic Impact of AIDS in Nigeria - POLICY Project

The primary source of activity ... Mining and quarrying industries. 6.8. 0.02 ... 5 Eloike, T (1992) “Social and Economic Implications of AIDS in Nigeria.” Paper...

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Radioecological impacts of tin mining - NCBI - NIH

Jun 21, 2015 ... The tin mining activities in the suburbs of Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria, .... (2013) investigated the socio-economic impacts of tin mining in Jos...

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Quarries, Air Pollution, Agriculture, Biodiversity - Scientific ...

of the particulate matters (PM) as well as a social survey were used in this study. Significant high ... Furthermore, a notable negative impact of quarrying on plant...

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Effects of Sand Harvesting on Environment and Educational ... - Eric

In Nigeria, most rural people engage in agricultural activities as means of livelihood. ... environmental and socioeconomic effects. ..... negative impacts of quarrying on the environment is the damage to biodiversity and quarry carries the...

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occupational health and safety hazards associated with quarrying ...

activities; A case of Mutonga Quarry, Meru County, Kenya. ...... working conditions, low socio-economic status, lack of clear quarrying legislation .... with potential serious consequences and majority of the mine workers were untrained ..... in Ebonyi State, Nigeria to determine the prevalence of respiratory problems and.

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IMPACTS OF SAND AND GRAVEL QUARRYING ... - ABC Journals

Nov 30, 2015 ... Quarrying activities is a huge strategy for local economic development by ... „Impacts of sand mining and gravel extraction can be ... Imphal River and compare the socio-economic benefit that provides to the people who ..... Lawal P.O., 2011: Effect of Sand/Gravel Mining in Minna Emirate Area of Nigeria on...

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Potential Environmental Impacts of Quarrying Stone in Karst - USGS ...

Potential Environmental Impacts of Quarrying Stone in Karst-—. A Literature ..... Summary of effects and impacts of various human activities on karst terrains .

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Importance of Mining to the Economy of Ghana

Table 1: Total contribution to IRS/GRA by mining and Quarry sector of Ghana, 2007- ... Tourism in Ghana has become a major socioeconomic activity and one of the ... Chapter 8 of the 1996-2010 Plan tackled, inter alia, the economic impact of...

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EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Introduction The project for which this EIA ...

proposed quarry) in Kogi State of Nigeria. ... Identify and analyse the potential environmental and socio-economic impacts of the ... Lizenithne mining activity ... identified potential/associated adverse impacts of the development project; and.

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NIGeRIA - African Economic Outlook

programmes in the north east through implementation of targeted social safety ... The Nigerian economy continues to face serious macroeconomic challenges and is in a ... The priority sectors identified are mining and quarrying, ... result of lower economic activity, a shortfall in oil revenue due to insecurity in the oil producing.

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Mine Pits On Property Values In Dorowa, Nigeria - AfRER - IRE|BS ...

Mining exploitation is one of such human activities on land that has impact on the residential .... degradation of natural landscape, geological hazards, socio-economic ... craters and open pits left after quarrying and mining as great danger to...

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Download - SCIENPRESS Ltd

Nigeria is endowed with abundant mineral resources, which have contributed ... 4 Effects of Quarrying Activities on Groundwater Conditions. About 80% of...

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Challenges of Addressing Environmental Problems due ... - Scholink

socio-economic importance of quarrying, ii) the environmental impacts, iii) the ... increased as a result of increased construction activities for land reclamation at ..... (Eds.), Environmental Issues and Management in Nigerian Development. (pp.

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Socio-Economic Impacts of Quarrying and Processing of Lizenithne ...

processing operations at Ewekoro, South-Western Nigeria has been carried out. ... order to assess the socio economic impact of quarrying and processing of .... Mining activities can led to health effects ranging from respiratory problems to...

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environmental impact assessment of lizenithne quarrying in ...

Lizenithne quarrying is a major economic activity in many developing countries ... Nigeria is endowed with abundant mineral resources of international value, ... for environmental and socio economic consequences must be included as a key...

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Effect of quarrying activity on biodiversity: Case study of Ogbere site ...

Nigeria. 2Department of Botany and Microbiology, Faculty of Science, ... of Ogun State; with main aim of assessing the impact of the quarry activity on bio-diversity within the .... information on the socio-economic status of the species utilization.

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The Economic Impacts of Mining – MiningFacts

Mining has the potential to shape and affect economies directly and indirectly. Mining brings employment, government revenues, and opportunities for economic...

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Effects of Sand/Gravel Mining in Minna Emirate Area of Nigeria on ...

Keywords: Ecosystem, Fauna, Gravel, Quarry, Revenue, Sand, Stakeholder ... This doubtlessly gives rise to a multiplier effect on the socio economic ... Construction activities in Minna emirate of Niger State Nigeria, predated its existence as an...

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Chapter 74 - Mining and Quarrying

The environmental impact of mining can be significant and long-lasting. .... conditions of this activity—and maximize the socio-economic benefits was developed.

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Effect of quarrying activity on biodiversity: Case study of Ogbere site ...

Official Full-Text Paper (PDF): Effect of quarrying activity on biodiversity: Case study of Ogbere site, Ogun State Nigeria. ... information on the socio-economic status of the species utilization. by the inhabitants at the surrounding villages.

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Session 5.3. Environmental and Health Impacts of Mining in Africa ...

Aug 22, 2013 ... Mining is viewed as one of the important economic activities which have the potential of ... to the economy is achieved at significant environmental, health and social costs to the country. The study .... Environmental impacts of mining on the Jos Plateau, Nigeria ..... Impact of granite quarrying on the health of.

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1 ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH IMPACT OF MINING ON ...

Mining is viewed as one of the important economic activities which have the potential of ... achieved at significant environmental, health and social costs to the country. ...... mines, open pits, quarries, or other diggings open to the atmosphere.

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Wanjiku et al.pdf - Prime Journals

Aug 12, 2014 ... Effect of quarrying activities on occupational health among quarry workers in .... conditions, low socio-economic status, lack of clear quarrying...

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Environmental Impacts of Mineral Exploration in Nigeria andtheir ...

Nigeria and their Phytoremediation Strategies for ... environmental, health and socio-economic effect to ..... crystalline rocks where quarrying activities occur on.

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Cameroon - African Development Bank

and socio-economic environments and thereafter, to put forward measures likely ... malaria; (iii) environmental and social impact assessment of the quarries ... Cameroon-Nigeria border either in Ekok or at Mfum, on the Nigerian side is to ... aforementioned illegal activities are themselves exacerbated by transport problems.

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ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA THROUGH THE ...

Nigeria''s agricultural, manufacturing and mining and quarrying sectors have played a ... 2) What should the country do to make rapid economic and social progress? ... effect of “Dutch disease”, reflected in the country''s inability to manage and diversify its oil ..... Table 3.9 Trading activities between Nigeria and the rest of the.

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The Environmental Implication of Illegal Minning Activities in Nigeria ...

Nigeria, a Case Study of Pandogari and Barkin Ladi/Buruku ... presents a critical analysis of illegal mining activities, their environmental effect ... conflicts; social .... steep slopes and for which little material is left for refilling (e.g., in stone quarries). ... Finally, on the economic aspect, although high proportions of idle youths find...

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The Contribution of the Mining Sector to Socioeconomic and Human ...

The Contribution of the Mining Sector to Socioeconomic and Human ... strong, even before the multiplier and fiscal expenditure impacts were accounted for.

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An assessment of the impacts of Gypsum mining on water quality in ...

Mining activities are a potentially important contributor to water contamination. ... Environmental effects of mineral exploitation in Nigeria. ... Socio-economic and environmental impacts of Khotagpa Gypsum mine. ... Emilia Romagna region): Quarrying and old mine tunnels environmental impacts on natural karst systems and...

Get Price