case case study on impact of mining in the jos plateau

case case study on impact of mining in the jos plateau

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

Abandoned Mine, Potential Home for the People: A Case Study of Jos Plateau Tin-Mining Region 438 Table 2 Health impact of hazardous pollutant s (heavy metals and radioactive substances).

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An Assessment of Environmental Quality; a Case of the

2019-10-29  An Assessment of Environmental Quality; a Case of the Jos Plateau Tin-Mining Region (JPTMR) Jiriko, G.K. 1 Wapwera, S.D2 Mallo, D.M.3 Rikko, L.S.4 1, 2 4 Department Of Urban And Regional Planning, Faculty Of Environmental Sciences University Of Jos. 3Department Of Estate Management, Faculty Of Environmental Sciences, University Of Jos.

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

2015-6-1  – This paper aims to assess the Jos Plateau Tin-mining region as an abandoned mine area being used for housing development with a view to make recommendations. , – Utilising secondary data, which maps out ten different locations in the region, this paper highlights the level of radioactive substances (X-ray, beta and gamma rays) and the presence of heavy metals in

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Effects of Mining on Water Quality and the Environment:

2016-6-4  Effects of Mining on Water Quality and the Environment: A Case Study of Parts of the Jos Plateau, North Central Nigeria. James D. Gyang, M.Tech.1* 2and Edefatano C. Ashano, Ph.D. 1Raw Materials Research and Development Council, Abuja, Nigeria. 2Department of Geology and Mining, University of Jos, Nigeria. *E-mail: [email protected]

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

2015-5-3  Abandoned Mine, Potential Home for the People: A Case Study of Jos Plateau Tin-Mining Region Samuel Danjuma Wapwera1, Grace Mebi Ayanbimpe2 and Charles Egbu Odita3 1. Department of Urban and Regional Planning, University of Jos, Jos Plateau State +234, Nigeria 2. Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Jos, Jos Plateau State +234 ...

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

2015-6-1  Mining activities took place in Jos Plateau, Nigeria, over a century ago, Case study leaving behind ponds posing a danger, and constraining the movement of people, goods of Jos and animals; hence, the zone is tagged “disaster” area (Howard, 1975; Wapwera, 2009; Tin-mining Mendie, 2009). region The Jos Plateau Tin-mining region of Nigeria is ...

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The environmental implications of the exploration and ...

2019-2-1  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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Assessing the Ecological Effects of Mining in West Africa ...

2017-6-1  Wapwera, D. (2005). Abandoned Mines, Potential Home For The People, A Case Study of Jos Plateau Journal of Civil Engineering and Architecture. 9: 425-445. [18] Adedeji, O.H. (2014) Assessing The Environmental Impacts of Inland Sand Mining In Parts of Ogun State Nigeria. Ethiopian Journal of Environmental Studies and Management. 7:5:478-487. [19]

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[PDF] Effects of Mining on Water Quality and the ...

Tin mining flourished in the study area from the beginning of this century to the early 1980’s and left behind a post-mining environment scarred by numerous mine ponds and dams surrounded by heaps of mine spoils (dumps/overburden) and a devastated landscape. Twenty water samples from mine ponds, wells, and boreholes were collected and analyzed to evaluate for possible

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易嘉伟-中国科学院大学-UCAS

(9) Mining Evolution Patterns from Complex Trajectory Structures—A Case Study of Mesoscale Eddies in the South China Sea, ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, 2020, 第 3 作者 (10) 新冠肺炎疫情大数据分析与区域防控政策建议, 中国科学院院刊, 2020, 第 10 作者

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Abandoned mines, homes for the people: Case study of

Abandoned Mine, Potential Home for the People: A Case Study of Jos Plateau Tin-Mining Region 438 Table 2 Health impact of hazardous pollutant s (heavy metals and radioactive substances).

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Effects of Mining on Water Quality and the Environment:

2016-6-4  Effects of Mining on Water Quality and the Environment: A Case Study of Parts of the Jos Plateau, North Central Nigeria. James D. Gyang, M.Tech.1* 2and Edefatano C. Ashano, Ph.D. 1Raw Materials Research and Development Council, Abuja, Nigeria. 2Department of Geology and Mining, University of Jos, Nigeria. *E-mail: [email protected]

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An Assessment of Environmental Quality; a Case of the Jos ...

Case Study of Jos Plateau Tin-mining Region (JPTMR). Journal Rydin,Y.(2011).The purpose of planning creating sustainable towns of Construction, Environment and and cities.

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

2015-6-1  Mining activities took place in Jos Plateau, Nigeria, over a century ago, Case study leaving behind ponds posing a danger, and constraining the movement of people, goods of Jos and animals; hence, the zone is tagged “disaster” area (Howard, 1975; Wapwera, 2009; Tin-mining Mendie, 2009). region The Jos Plateau Tin-mining region of Nigeria is ...

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The environmental implications of the exploration and ...

2019-2-1  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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Radioecological impacts of tin mining SpringerLink

2015-6-21  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

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THEME 3B.4- BIODIVERSITY AND ENVIRONMENTAL

2021-2-9  5. Significance of findings in context of previous studies The findings of this case study are consistent with a review of mitigation and remediation techniques for peatlands in the Sydney Basin (Commonwealth of Australia 2014), which found no evidence that hydrological changes related to longwall mining could be reversed.

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EFFECTS OF CIVIL UNREST ON THE SOCIETY: A CASE

that this paper seeks to look at the effects of civil-unrest on the society, using Jos North Local Government Area of Plateau State as a case study. Brief History of Civil Unrest in Nigeria Civil unrest has been part of human history. Hence, it has

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易嘉伟-中国科学院大学-UCAS

(9) Mining Evolution Patterns from Complex Trajectory Structures—A Case Study of Mesoscale Eddies in the South China Sea, ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, 2020, 第 3 作者 (10) 新冠肺炎疫情大数据分析与区域防控政策建议, 中国科学院院刊, 2020, 第 10 作者

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PROGRESS IN GEOGRAPHY

2021-11-25  Finally, taking Suzhou City as a case, the peri-urban areas of the city in 2010, 2015, and 2018 were identified at the 1 km × 1 km scale. On this basis, the pattern of change of Suzhou's peri-urban areas was further discussed.

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Effects of Mining on Water Quality and the Environment:

2016-6-4  Effects of Mining on Water Quality and the Environment: A Case Study of Parts of the Jos Plateau, North Central Nigeria. James D. Gyang, M.Tech.1* 2and Edefatano C. Ashano, Ph.D. 1Raw Materials Research and Development Council, Abuja, Nigeria. 2Department of Geology and Mining, University of Jos, Nigeria. *E-mail: [email protected]

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An Assessment of Environmental Quality; a Case of the Jos ...

Case Study of Jos Plateau Tin-mining Region (JPTMR). Journal Rydin,Y.(2011).The purpose of planning creating sustainable towns of Construction, Environment and and cities.

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

This paper seeks to examine the J P TMR (Jos Plateau Tin-Mining Region) as an abandoned mine that provides land for housing by examining the impact of the tin-mining activities due to the presence of heavy metals and radioactive substances and analyzing the level and availability of these substances and their effects on human health and the built environment within J P TMR.

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EFFECTS OF CIVIL UNREST ON THE SOCIETY: A CASE

that this paper seeks to look at the effects of civil-unrest on the society, using Jos North Local Government Area of Plateau State as a case study. Brief History of Civil Unrest in Nigeria Civil unrest has been part of human history. Hence, it has

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Impacts of displacement

2021-10-21  study in 2021 to measure the impacts of internal displace - ment on the livelihoods, housing, health, education and security of people displaced by violence, and on the non-displaced local community, in Jos, a city in Plateau State. Plateau State is in the north-central region of Nigeria and was home to more than 77,000 IDPs as of February 2021,

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An Assessment of the Effects of Social Conflicts on ...

76 Audu Aly Fada and Adejoh Apeh Matthew: An Assessment of the Effects of Social Conflicts on Tourism in Plateau State Nigeria (Case Study of Jos Crisis on Hill Station Hotel) that Kenya economy lost about 12% of its annual GDP as a result of bombing of the U.S.A embassy in Nairobi in 1998 and the Beach hotel in Mombasa in 2003.

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THE ROLE OF TRADITIONAL RULERS IN CONFLICT

2021-3-17  THE ROLE OF TRADITIONAL RULERS IN CONFLICT RESOLUTION, A CASE STUDY OF JOS SOUTH PLATEAU STATE. Abstract. Non participatory roles of traditional rulers in the present day administration as compared to their roles in managing and resolving conflict in pre-colonial Nigeria is accounting mainly for the decades of social conflicts that is manifesting

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THE IMPACT OF CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS STUDIES ON THE

The study on the impact of Christian religious studies on the morals development of pupils will be limited Jos north local government area of Plateau State. 1.8 LIMITATIONS OF STUDY Financial constraint - Insufficient fund tends to impede the efficiency of the researcher in sourcing for the relevant materials, literature or information and in ...

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易嘉伟-中国科学院大学-UCAS

(9) Mining Evolution Patterns from Complex Trajectory Structures—A Case Study of Mesoscale Eddies in the South China Sea, ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, 2020, 第 3 作者 (10) 新冠肺炎疫情大数据分析与区域防控政策建议, 中国科学院院刊, 2020, 第 10 作者

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PROGRESS IN GEOGRAPHY

2021-11-25  Finally, taking Suzhou City as a case, the peri-urban areas of the city in 2010, 2015, and 2018 were identified at the 1 km × 1 km scale. On this basis, the pattern of change of Suzhou's peri-urban areas was further discussed.

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