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required coal outputs for the coal-fired power station at Oji River, the. Nkalagu Attempts to mechanise mining in the 1970s failed woefully so that the Nigerian Coal The surface water bodies (Table 3) except for the high iron content are.

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  • Recent case studies of sand mining, utilization and

    Recent case studies of sand mining, utilization and

    An estimated 15 × 106 m3 of sand is dredged annually from the river Although the Nigerian Minerals and Mining Law of 2007: Part VI, Article 75, The surface deposits in this area comprise silty and sandy- clays locally called laterites.

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  • Effects of columbite/tantalite (COLTAN) mining activities on

    Effects of columbite/tantalite (COLTAN) mining activities on

    by ME Isah 2019 — Therefore, understanding the contamination of both surface and Columbite/Tantalite (COLTAN) mining site, North Central Nigeria. shown that mining is the most critical contributor to heavy metal pollution in river basins.

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  • Environmental Impact on Surface and Ground Water Pollution

    Environmental Impact on Surface and Ground Water Pollution

    The quarry pits should be reclaimed and rehabilitate after mining. Department of Geology, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria. borehole water sample, two hands dug wells, eight river samples and nine quarry pits water samples.

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  • (PDF) River Sand Mining and Its Ecological Footprint at Odor

    (PDF) River Sand Mining and Its Ecological Footprint at Odor

    Jan 14, 2021 — It is estimated that the sand industry is worth over 4.0 billion dollars with a fast increasing rate of about 6% annually. In Nigeria, sands and 

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  • Surface water resources management along Hadejia River

    Surface water resources management along Hadejia River

    by DA Umar 2019 Cited by 2 — climate variability, resources management, river basin, surface water In Nigeria, surface water quantity and quality deterioration, inadequate water and Exhibition of the Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society (NMGS).

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  • Accumulation and recovery capacity of heavy metals in sand

    Accumulation and recovery capacity of heavy metals in sand

    by DH Ogbuagu 2014 Cited by 4 — of heavy metals in sand mine ponds of the Otamiri River in Owerri, Nigeria but also the contaminants that do not remain soluble after entry in surface waters.

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  • Geochemical Prospecting Investigations in the Nyeba Lead

    Geochemical Prospecting Investigations in the Nyeba Lead

    near-surface samples of residual soil collected at a spacing of 100 feet would be adequate to show the nical staff of the Nigerian Lead-Zinc Mining Company, particu- larly J. H. Courtright and rolling surface. Larger streams and rivers flow.

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  • Open cast mining: threat to water quality in rural community of

    Open cast mining: threat to water quality in rural community of

    by CC Okolo 2018 Cited by 7 — Enyigba in south-eastern Nigeria is one of the agrarian communities facing The acid produced is carried off the mine site by rainwater or surface drainage and Heavy metal contamination of streams, river and groundwater 

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  • Contamination of the Potable Water Supply in the Lead–Zinc

    Contamination of the Potable Water Supply in the Lead–Zinc

    Jun 19, 2018 — Lead, zinc, and associated minerals have been mined in the Enyigba, Nigeria in the Lead–Zinc Mining Communities of Enyigba, Southeastern Nigeria can degrade groundwater, stream and river water, and even river basins. The mean electrical conductivity of the surface mine water was over 150 

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  • Nigeria Cue Cards-Mining-2015 - Deloitte

    Nigeria Cue Cards-Mining-2015 - Deloitte

    Cotonou - Parakou - Dosso - Gaya (Niger River) – Birnin Kebbi – 1,516km. Power Plants. 4 attend to enquiries of would be investors to the Nigerian mining sector. 4 In Nigeria, bitumen occurs on the surface and sub-surface. Bitumen 

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  • Coal mining and transportation - U.S. Energy Information  - EIA

    Coal mining and transportation - U.S. Energy Information - EIA

    Coal explained Mining and transportation of coal. Basics; +Menu Surface mining is often used when coal is less than 200 feet underground. In surface mining, large Barges transport coal on rivers and lakes. Ships transport coal on the 

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  • (PDF) The environmental implication of illegal mining activities

    (PDF) The environmental implication of illegal mining activities

    Jul 2, 2019 — Forms of surface mining and their main environmental impacts (GTZ,1995) … Nigeria, a Case Study of Pandogari and Barkin Ladi/Buruku accompanied by pollution of the soil and rivers (with mercury and cyanide in the.

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  • Resources, Hazards and the Production of a Tin-Mining

    Resources, Hazards and the Production of a Tin-Mining

    by G BRIDGE 2012 Cited by 15 — Mining, modernisation, empire, resources, Nigeria smelted tin available for exchange in its trading stations on the Benue River in the 1880s and, from deposits, and the presence of ore close to the surface worked in the Plateaus favour as 

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  • (PDF) INTEGRATED STUDY OF ACID MINE DRAINAGE AND

    (PDF) INTEGRATED STUDY OF ACID MINE DRAINAGE AND

    :Result of static test of water samples from underground mine, surface mine, and Ekulu River Onyeama mine is located in Enugu, South Eastern. Nigeria. It is bounded by Latitudes 6 mine, surface mine, and Ekulu River in dry season are.

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  • Environmental Impact on Surface and Ground Water Pollution

    Environmental Impact on Surface and Ground Water Pollution

    by GN Idris 2014 Cited by 5 — The quarry pits should be reclaimed and rehabilitate after mining. and Ground Water Pollution from Mining Activities in Ikpeshi, Edo State, Nigeria water sample, two hands dug wells, eight river samples and nine quarry pits water samples.

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  • Potentially Toxic Elements (PTEs) in Surface Soils of

    Potentially Toxic Elements (PTEs) in Surface Soils of

    The PTEs, As, Cd, Mn, Pb and Zn were higher in surface soils of lead mining town. has not previously indicated existence of Brianroulstonite mineral in Nigeria. pollution of surface soils (35.27 mg/kg) [13] and surrounding lakes and rivers 

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  • (PDF) The Impact of Sand and Laterite Mining on the Watari

    (PDF) The Impact of Sand and Laterite Mining on the Watari

    Dec 3, 2019 — The Impact of River and Inland Sand Mining on the Watari Brazil, Australia and Nigeria, extracted sand form the basis for most infrastructural Kano region fall within the zone of high surface water discharge and retention 

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  • (PDF) Assessing the impacts of gold mining operations on

    (PDF) Assessing the impacts of gold mining operations on

    Oct 10, 2020 — PDF | Gold mining operations started in the Ilesa-West Local Government Area of Osun state Nigeria in early 1950s. Assessing the impacts of gold mining operations on river sediments and water samples in the soil at ground surface and their degree of leaching towards the groundwater of the area.

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  • (PDF) Impacts of limestone mining and processing on water

    (PDF) Impacts of limestone mining and processing on water

    3 days ago — were collected from hand-dug wells, boreholes, surface uiater, mine ponds and Nigeria" varying degrees of soil, water and air pollution occur in the The area is drained by River Gongola and its tributaries and the flow is 

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  • Jos Plateau | plateau, Nigeria | Britannica

    Jos Plateau | plateau, Nigeria | Britannica

    Jos Plateau, tableland in Plateau State, central Nigeria, distinguished by its high bounding scarp and by bare grassland and embracing Africas chief tin-mining region. The plateau has a cool rainy climate and is the source of numerous rivers, including In the case of some regions described as plateaus, the surface is so 

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