environmental impact of gypsum mining i nigeria

Socioeconomic and Environmental Impact Analysis of

the economic, social and environmental impacts of the gypsum mining on people living nearby as well as at the national level However, given the nonexistence of economic and social data on the communities, the impacts outlined in the study are mostly perceived ones Part 2: A brief background of Khothagpa gypsum mine The gypsum mine is located at Khothagpa village, some 13 kilometers

Assessing the Ecological Effects of Mining in West Africa

· Nigeria’s abundant solid minerals constitute some of the largest known deposits in recent years under different categories With the activities in the sector characterized by production and a growing environmental decline often overlooked This research uses a mix scale approach of descriptive statistics and GIS methodology in analyzing the ecological impacts of mining in Nigeria

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Environmental Issues and the Prospects of Mining in Nigeria

Prospects of Mining in Nigeria *Ahmed F Ali1, Amina S Abdullahi1, Aminu S Zangina1 1Department of Environmental Management, Bayero University, Kano State, Nigeria : Abstract Mining is referred to as the extraction of minerals and other geological materials of economic value from deposits of the earth It is characteristically a destructive industry as it affects

(DOC) Seminar on Mineral prospects and uses of Gypsum

Pit mining should be discouraged through economic and legislatively means and any development in the area of gypsum extractions should be accompanied but environment projection and resources conservation measures through the application of Environmental Impact Assessment Procedure (EIA) and close control by Federal Environmental Agency (FEPA) d To gradually expand the market for gypsum

Environmental Impact Auditing of Aggregates Mining in

The paper assessed the environmental impact of aggregates mining in Jajirawa village of Kiru LGA, Kano State based on regulatory compliance audit The methods used include: questionnaire administration; indepth interviews; field measurement and observation; and laboratory analysis of soil and water samples collected from and around the facility site The study demonstrated the efficacy of

Assessing the Ecological Effects of Mining in West Africa

· Nigeria’s abundant solid minerals constitute some of the largest known deposits in recent years under different categories With the activities in the sector characterized by production and a growing environmental decline often overlooked This research uses a mix scale approach of descriptive statistics and GIS methodology in analyzing the ecological impacts of mining in Nigeria

(DOC) Seminar on Mineral prospects and uses of Gypsum

Pit mining should be discouraged through economic and legislatively means and any development in the area of gypsum extractions should be accompanied but environment projection and resources conservation measures through the application of Environmental Impact Assessment Procedure (EIA) and close control by Federal Environmental Agency (FEPA) d To gradually expand the market for gypsum

Environmental Impact Auditing of Aggregates Mining in

The paper assessed the environmental impact of aggregates mining in Jajirawa village of Kiru LGA, Kano State based on regulatory compliance audit The methods used include: questionnaire administration; indepth interviews; field measurement and observation; and laboratory analysis of soil and water samples collected from and around the facility site The study demonstrated the efficacy of

(PDF) Impact of Coal Mining on the Environment in

The discovery of coal in Maiganga village has attracted the location of coal mining industry in the area to mine an estimated proven cold reserve of 45 million tons Coal mining has a significant impact on people lively hood and the environment, the

What Is The Environmental Impact Of The Mining

· Environmental Impacts Of Mining As mentioned previously, mining activities can harm the environment in several ways These are as follows: Air Pollution Air quality is adversely affected by mining operations Unrefined materials are released when mineral deposits are exposed on the surface through mining Wind erosion and nearby vehicular traffic cause such materials to become airborne

Abandoned tin mines endanger communities, Plateau

ERA monitors visited SabonBarki community and Gyel District, both in Jos South LGA of Plateau State on August 5, 2009 in response to the growing call by impacted communities for a remediation of the ecological disaster and dislocation wrought on their environment and livelihood by nearly a century of tin mining and the failure of government at the federal and state levels to address the problem

Professor Ahmad Isah Haruna Head Of Department

Pakarau Mining Construction Nigeria Limited 2010 Present 11 years Potiskum, Yobe State Environmental Impact Assessment Team for Maiganga Coal Mines Ashaka Cement Company, Gombe State Apr 2011 Nov 2011 8 months Ashaka, Gombe State To assess the environmental impact of coal mining at Maiganga village and report back to Federal Ministry of Environments, Abuja

职位: Department of Applied Geology,

Assessment of Environmental Impact of the Mineral

An Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) or a Negative Declaration (ND) frequently is required at this stage of activities, depending on the significance of the Environmental Assessment (EA) This involves a detailed study of soil, water, air, vegetation, and wildlife in the vicinity of the site and the potential impacts of access roads and

[PDF] Impact of Coal Mining on the Environment in

Corpus ID: Impact of Coal Mining on the Environment in Mainganga Community of Akko Local Government, Gombe State, Nigeria @article{Benjamin2016ImpactOC, title={Impact of Coal Mining on the Environment in Mainganga Community of Akko Local Government, Gombe State, Nigeria}, author={M Benjamin and Confort C Alamin and A Kachalla}, journal={Global Journal of

THE EFFECTS OF ENVIRONMENTAL ACCOUNTING ON A DEVELOPING

the change also involves a change in environmental impacts (James, 1998) He further highlight that environmental accounting information need not be the product of accountants, nor need it be used by accountants Instead, it is any information with either explicit or implicit financial content that is used as an input to a firm’s decision – making Product designers, financial analysts

Environmental Impact Auditing of Aggregates Mining in

The paper assessed the environmental impact of aggregates mining in Jajirawa village of Kiru LGA, Kano State based on regulatory compliance audit The methods used include: questionnaire administration; indepth interviews; field measurement and observation; and laboratory analysis of soil and water samples collected from and around the facility site The study demonstrated the efficacy of

Nigeria An Economic Analysis of Natural Resources

The other perspective comes from the environmental sector; the Bank has just completed the CEA (Country Environmental Analysis) and the idea is to continue the policy dialogue with the mining sector, and to help strengthen its links to the economic sectors where the environment is important This study provides a major opportunity to carry this out The primary objective of the study is to

Environmental impacts and decarbonization strategies in

· The environmental impact of cement and concrete production is low per unit volume of material, but the amounts used make the impact of the concrete sector highly important

Final Environmental and Social Impact Assessment Report

Chapter Five: Potential Environmental and Social Impacts 51 General 5110 52 Impact Evaluation Methodology 5110 53 Potential Impact Generation Activities 5114 54 Potential Impacts 5117 541 Environmental Impacts 5117 542 Socioeconomic Impacts 5123 Chapter Six: Analysis of Alternatives 61 General 6127 62 Need for the Project 6127 63 Project Benefits 6132 64 Value of

Abandoned tin mines endanger communities, Plateau

ERA monitors visited SabonBarki community and Gyel District, both in Jos South LGA of Plateau State on August 5, 2009 in response to the growing call by impacted communities for a remediation of the ecological disaster and dislocation wrought on their environment and livelihood by nearly a century of tin mining and the failure of government at the federal and state levels to address the problem

Environmental Impact Assessment and Management Plan

Ohorongo Mining (Pty) Ltd Proposed Cement Manufacturing Plant and Quarry: Sargberg (Otavi/Tsumeb) Environmental Impact Assessment and Management Plan CONTENTS 1 INTRODUCTION4 11 Project Proponent4 12 Need for the Project4 13 Location4 14 Public Participation and Scoping Report6 15 Approach to this Environmental Impact Assessment7 16 Approach to the

Gypsum Wikipedia

Gypsum is a soft sulfate mineral composed of calcium sulfate dihydrate, with the chemical formula CaSO 4 ·2H 2 O It is widely mined and is used as a fertilizer and as the main constituent in many forms of plaster, blackboard/sidewalk chalk, and drywallA massive finegrained white or lightly tinted variety of gypsum, called alabaster, has been used for sculpture by many cultures including

Assessment of Environmental Impact of the Mineral

An Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) or a Negative Declaration (ND) frequently is required at this stage of activities, depending on the significance of the Environmental Assessment (EA) This involves a detailed study of soil, water, air, vegetation, and wildlife in the vicinity of the site and the potential impacts of access roads and

[PDF] Impact of Coal Mining on the Environment in

Corpus ID: Impact of Coal Mining on the Environment in Mainganga Community of Akko Local Government, Gombe State, Nigeria @article{Benjamin2016ImpactOC, title={Impact of Coal Mining on the Environment in Mainganga Community of Akko Local Government, Gombe State, Nigeria}, author={M Benjamin and Confort C Alamin and A Kachalla}, journal={Global Journal of

THE EFFECTS OF ENVIRONMENTAL ACCOUNTING ON A DEVELOPING

the change also involves a change in environmental impacts (James, 1998) He further highlight that environmental accounting information need not be the product of accountants, nor need it be used by accountants Instead, it is any information with either explicit or implicit financial content that is used as an input to a firm’s decision – making Product designers, financial analysts