case study on impact of mining in the jos plateau- nigeria
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Abandoned Mine, Potential Home for the People: A Case ...

Mining activities took place in Jos Plateau, Nigeria, over a century ago leaving behind ponds posing a danger, and constraining the movement of people, goods and animals. Hence, the zone is tagged “disaster” area [15, 16, 23-25]. The Jos Plateau Tin-Mining Region of Nigeria is located on a granite plateau, 1,900 m above sea level in

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Socio-Economic Impacts of Tin Mining in Jos, Plateau State ...

This study was focused on the assessment of the socio-economic impacts of tin mining in Rayfield area of Jos Plateau, Nigeria. A questionnaire was administered to respondents to gather the data needed. The tests revealed that there is a significant difference in

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Abandoned Mine, Potential Home for the People: A Case ...

A study of our environment (the Nigeria Jos Plateau Tin-Mining Region) carried out on sample of soils from abandoned mines from different locations showed traces of X-ray, beta-ray and gamma-ray ...

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Radioecological impacts of tin mining

The tin mining activities in the suburbs of Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria, have resulted in technical enhancement of the natural background radiation as well as higher activity concentrations of primordial radionuclides in the topsoil of mining sites and their environs. Several studies have considered the radiological human health risks of the ...

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The environmental implications of the exploration and ...

Feb 01, 2019 · Effects of mining on water quality and the Environment : A case study of parts of the Jos Plateau, North Central Nigeria The Pacific Journal of Science and Technology , 11 ( 1 ) ( 2010 ) ,

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(PDF) The environmental implications of the exploration ...

This paper therefore, assesses impact of derived mining activities on landuse/ landcover in Bukuru area in Jos south of Nigeria to determine the extent of degraded mine lands.

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Socio-Economic Impacts of Tin Mining in Jos, Plateau State ...

This study was focused on the assessment of the socio-economic impacts of tin mining in Rayfield area of Jos Plateau, Nigeria. A questionnaire was administered to respondents to gather the data needed. The tests revealed that there is a significant difference in

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tin mining method in jos nigeria

socio-economic impacts of tin mining in jos, plateau state,. nigeria or process of extracting minerals of economic importance from their natural Afforestation Of Restored Tin-Mining Land plantations officer , jos, northern nigeria . summary by planting eucalyptus

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"The environmental implications of the exploration and ...

The Jos field (Plateau State) is used as a case study for areas with existing mines and the coal mines at Enugu represent areas with closed mines. The methodology used for this research includes a field survey; direct mapping of mining activities; assessment of the impacts of exploration and exploitation; documentary analysis; and observations.

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The Environmental Implication of Illegal Minning ...

Nigeria, a Case Study of Pandogari and Barkin Ladi/Buruku ... Forms of surface mining and their main environmental impacts (GTZ,1995) ... Barkin Ladi and Buruku are settlement areas within the Jos ...

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mining nigeria impacts - brm2019.be

Oct 14, 2018 · SocioEconomic Impacts of Tin Mining in Jos, Plateau State . SocioEconomic Impacts of Tin Mining in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria 1onwuka, S.U.,2 Duluora, J.O.,3okoye C.O. ABSTRACT: This work studied the social and economic impacts of tin mining in Rayfield of Jos Plateau, Nigeria. The conceptual framework is based on the concept of sustainable ...

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Benefits of cassiterite mining by artisanal miners in Jos ...

Jul 11, 2020 · Macleod WN, Turner DC (1971) The younger Granite in the Geology of the Jos-Plateau. Bulletin 32. Mallo, S.J (2017): The Nigeria Mining Industry: Opportunities and Challenges, Lead Paper Presented at the Annual National Conference and AGM of MMM-NSE under the theme: Opportunities and Tool for Sustainable Socio-Economic Development.

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GCSE GEOGRAPHY: NIGERIA

CASE STUDY: ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA ... • An upland plateau region – the Jos Plateau – experiences cooler and wetter conditions ( more favourable ... The rapid pace of economic development in Nigeria has had some harmful impacts on

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Outgrower Barley Cultivation on the Jos Plateau, Nigeria ...

Outgrower barley cultivation on the Jos Plateau, Nigeria: a case study of agricultural innovation G. PORTER and K. PHILLTPS-HOWARD Department of Geography, University of Durham, Science Laboratories, South Road, Durham DH1 3LE and University of Transkei, Umtata, Transkei, South Africa This paper was acceptedfor publication in January 1994

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Highlights of some environmental problems of geomedical ...

Mar 26, 2008 · The effects of mining and associated by-products: A study of trace elements in Jos Plateau and Zurak mine dumps, North Central Nigeria. Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Jos. Adiuku-Brown, M. E., & Ogezi, A. E. (1991). Heavy metal pollution from mining practices: A case study of Zurak. Journal of Mining and Geology, 27(2), 205–211.

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Effects of Abandoned Open Mine Pits On Property Values In ...

Jos is in the middle – belt region of Nigeria and capital of Plateau State. It is located on lat. 9º 52 N and long. 8º 54 E. Jos is about 1250m above sea level on the Delimi River. The average monthly temperature range between 21 and 250 C. the monthly rainfall ranges from 200 – 325mm between May

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(PDF) Analysis of an approach to developing ‘viable policy ...

Analysis of an approach to developing ‘viable policy’ A case study of a university linkage project Andrew D. Kidd This article is a companion to the pre- The previous article on mineland reclamation on the Jos Plateau, ceding article and seeks to analyse in Nigeria, focuses on the approach followed by the Jos Plateau Environ- greater detail the approach to policy amelioration followed by ...

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Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining Waste Rehabilitation ...

Jan 01, 2018 · Between 1904 and 1970 intense mining was carried out on the Jos Plateau, Nigeria leaving behind its devastating effect both on human lives and its socioeconomic values. ... Jharsuguda and to analyze the impact of coal mining on plant ... Sustainable mining practices in Nigeria: a case study of Maiganga coal mining in Gombe state. Int J Plant ...

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‪Musa Haruna D.‬ - ‪Google Scholar‬

An assessment of mining activities impact on vegetation in Bukuru Jos Plateau state Nigeria using Normalized Differential Vegetation Index (NDVI) HD Musa,

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Population Increase and Water Supply in Nigerian Cities ...

Population Increase and Water Supply in Nigerian Cities: Case Study of Jos in Plateau State, Nigeria Antipas Gabriel Ryeshakº, Agbubata Kingsley Amobi¹, *Vivan Ezra Lekwot², Ali Andesikuteb Yakubu², Danjuma Andembutop Kwesaba³ and Abdulrahman A. Sahabo4 ºDepartment of Geology and Mining, University of Jos, Nigeria.

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tin mining method in jos nigeria

socio-economic impacts of tin mining in jos, plateau state,. nigeria or process of extracting minerals of economic importance from their natural Afforestation Of Restored Tin-Mining Land plantations officer , jos, northern nigeria . summary by planting eucalyptus

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Abandoned mines, homes for the people: case study of Jos ...

Jun 01, 2015 · Wapwera, S.D (2010), “Impact of tin mining activities on Housing system in the Tin mining Case study regions of Jos Plateau”, Unpublished Nigeria Institute Town Planner (NITP) thesis. of Jos Wapwera, S.D., Parsa, A.G. and Egbu, C.O. (2011), “Financing low income housing in Tin-mining Nigeria”, Journal of Financial Management of Property ...

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"The environmental implications of the exploration and ...

The Jos field (Plateau State) is used as a case study for areas with existing mines and the coal mines at Enugu represent areas with closed mines. The methodology used for this research includes a field survey; direct mapping of mining activities; assessment of the impacts of exploration and exploitation; documentary analysis; and observations.

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mining nigeria impacts - brm2019.be

Oct 14, 2018 · SocioEconomic Impacts of Tin Mining in Jos, Plateau State . SocioEconomic Impacts of Tin Mining in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria 1onwuka, S.U.,2 Duluora, J.O.,3okoye C.O. ABSTRACT: This work studied the social and economic impacts of tin mining in Rayfield of Jos Plateau, Nigeria. The conceptual framework is based on the concept of sustainable ...

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Radioecological impacts of tin mining. - Abstract - Europe PMC

Jun 21, 2015 · Study area. The area of Jos in Nigeria’s Plateau State is located on a granitic plateau that is approximately 1100 m above sea level in the North Central part of Nigeria (Olise et al. 2014).The geological formation of the Jos area is a major driver for its

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(PDF) Impact Of Lamingo Dam On The Socio-Economic ...

Impact Factor 3.582 Case Studies Journal ISSN (2305-509X) – Volume 3, Issue 12 Impact Of Lamingo Dam On The Socio-Economic Activities Of The People In Jos Area Of Plateau State, Nigeria. Author’s Details: *Vivan Ezra Lekwot¹, Umuze Anita¹, Ali Andesikuteb Yakubu¹, Antipas Gabriel Ryeshak² And Danjuma Andembutop Kwesaba³.

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Estimation of Annual Effective Dose Due to Ingestion of ...

We have read with great interest the paper which was published in Natural Science, 2014 issue number 6 titled “Estimation of annual effective dose due to ingestion of natural radionuclides in cattle in tin mining area of Jos Plateau, Nigeria” [1]. The paper motivated us to use state-of-the-art computational technique to investigate the risks of the tin mining activity in Jos-Plateau ...

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RESOURCE EXPLOITATION AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT A CASE ...

1.7 Limitations of the study. The study was carried out to investigate the environmental impact of resource exploitation on crude oil mining areas in Niger delta region of. Nigeria. The study is delimited to the residents of crude oil mining areas in Niger delta region. This

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Impact of mining activities on women: a case study of the mining activities in Jos Plateau, Nigeria.....113 Hasina Nirina RANDRIANALY, Tsilavo RAHARIMAHEFA, Aroniaina RAJAONARIVO, Andrea DI CENCIO Les géosites/géomorphosites dans le

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hannatu wazoh | University of Jos - Academia.edu

Similarly, failed areas should be patched to keep the damaged area from getting bigger. It is in this regard that a study of a section of a road in Jos-Plateau Nigeria was carried out with the aim of examining the defects in relation to geotechnical properties that could probably be responsible for failure of the road.

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GCSE GEOGRAPHY: NIGERIA

CASE STUDY: ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA ... • An upland plateau region – the Jos Plateau – experiences cooler and wetter conditions ( more favourable ... The rapid pace of economic development in Nigeria has had some harmful impacts on

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Radioecological impacts of tin mining | SpringerLink

Jun 21, 2015 · Commercial mining of tin ore has been on-going at the Jos Plateau for over a century. The early history and development of the Jos Plateau is closely associated with the history of tin mining in the area (e.g., Morrison 1977; Freund 1981; Grace 1982).By 1903, the expedition sent by the Royal Niger Company to trace the source of the tin straws of George Nicolas had succeeded in locating the ...

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Soil Fertility Management Strategies on the Jos Plateau ...

ment, using a case study on soil fertility manage-ment strategies from the Jos Plateau of Nigeria. The paper aims to illustrate how farmers collectively can acquire considerable and detailed knowledge, which can often be supported by scientific explanations. Using an example of inorganic fertilizers, it shows

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Effects of Abandoned Open Mine Pits On Property Values In ...

Jos is in the middle – belt region of Nigeria and capital of Plateau State. It is located on lat. 9º 52 N and long. 8º 54 E. Jos is about 1250m above sea level on the Delimi River. The average monthly temperature range between 21 and 250 C. the monthly rainfall ranges from 200 – 325mm between May

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