environmental and quarry in nigeria

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF QUARRY ACTIVITIES IN

2019-5-27  ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF QUARRY ACTIVITIES IN SUPARE-AKOKO, ONDO STATE NIGERIA DADA Emmanuel Department of Geography and Planning Sciences Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba-Akoko, Ondo State. [email protected] Abstract The study investigates the environmental effects of quarry industries located at Supare Akoko in

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Environmental Effect of Quarrying Activities in Oba-Ile ...

2019-7-1  environmental effects associated with quarrying activities emanating from three quarry sites located along Akure-Owo Road, Oba-Ile, in Ondo State, Nigeria. Study Sites Stoneworks, RCC and JCC Quarries are located along Akure-Owo Road in a locality called Oba-Ile, in Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State, Nigeria. The study was carried out

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(PDF) Economic and environmental impact of small-scale ...

Economic and environmental impact of small-scale marble quarry at Oyo-Iwaa Obajana, West Central Nigeria

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THE EFFECT OF QUARRYING ACTIVITIES ON THE

Quarrying activities in Nigeria has caused significant impact on the environment, the blasting rocks with explosives in order to extract material for processing gives rise to noise pollution, air pollution, damage to biodiversity and habitat destruction which affect the human environment

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[PDF] Environmental Challenges of Quarry Activities in ...

This paper examined the environmental challenges of quarry activities in part of Ikere-Ekiti, Ekiti state on the workers, community residents and the environment. Two different locations were visited within the study area for the purpose of this work. One hundred and thirty (130) structured questionnaires were equally administered within the two locations randomly on the workers and community ...

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Environmental Challenges of Quarry Activities in Part of ...

2020-4-2  Part of Ikere-Ekiti, Ekiti state, Nigeria Adetiloye Adeola1, Nenuwa Olushola B. 2 Department of Minerals Petroleum Resources Engineering, Federal Polytechnic, P.M.B. 5351, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti state, Nigeria Abstract: This paper examined the environmental challenges of quarry activities in part of Ikere-Ekiti, Ekiti state on the workers,

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Evaluation of the Environmental Effects of the

Quarries Strabag Quarry at Ibadan, Nigeria and RCC Quarry at J. M. Akande 1,2 Department of Mining Engineering, The Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria. 3Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, Ibadan, Nigeria Abstract The research work evaluates the environmental effects of the abandoned quarries Strabag and RCC quarries ...

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Effect Of Exploitation Of Quarry In The Environment

Environmental effect of mineral exploitation in Nigeria - Academic ... Feb 14, 2007 ... Exploitation of mineral resources has assumed prime importance in several ... effect on the environment of the activities involved in harnessing the ..... in the quarry and dust pollution from the cement works are causing...

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(PDF) Inventorization of Abandoned Mines and quarry Pits ...

Owolabi, A.O. (2013). Environmental Impact of Mining in Nigeria (A Case Study of ASM Operations). In Short Course on Environment al Procedures, Nigerian Institute of Mining and Geoscience, September 2nd to 6th , 2013, Jos Nigeria 2006). [11] Rohrer, J. C. and Smith, D. (2008).

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Survey of workers perception on noise pollution within ...

quarry site and evaluate the perception and effects of the noise generated at the study area on quarry workers' health. 2. Materials and Method 2.1. The Study Area This study was conducted at Lokpaukwu Quarry Site located in Umunneochi Local Government Area of Abia State, Southeastern Nigeria. Lokpaukwu Umuchieze is situated

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The Journal of MacroTrends in Energy and Sustainability

2015-11-18  ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF QUARRY ACTIVITIES IN OBA-ILE, ONDO STATE, NIGERIA Michael Ajide Oyinloye* and Gabriel Esan Ajayi** *Department of Urban of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Environmental Technology, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria

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Impact Of Quarry-Dust And Rock Excavation On

ABSTRACT The reason for this staggering increase in world population is simply that the number of people born is regularly higher than the number that (lies. due, to better sanitation, iniproved liv ienc and iiicdical aticiitiun tins is heI!,hlen('d iiy the (Ii lhctilty ol inducing a lower birth rate in tire poorer and rnrore crowded countries of India i1i(l tropical African ...

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[PDF] Environmental Challenges of Quarry Activities in ...

This paper examined the environmental challenges of quarry activities in part of Ikere-Ekiti, Ekiti state on the workers, community residents and the environment. Two different locations were visited within the study area for the purpose of this work. One hundred and thirty (130) structured questionnaires were equally administered within the two locations randomly on the workers and community ...

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Environmental Challenges of Quarry Activities in Part of ...

2020-4-2  Part of Ikere-Ekiti, Ekiti state, Nigeria Adetiloye Adeola1, Nenuwa Olushola B. 2 Department of Minerals Petroleum Resources Engineering, Federal Polytechnic, P.M.B. 5351, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti state, Nigeria Abstract: This paper examined the environmental challenges of quarry activities in part of Ikere-Ekiti, Ekiti state on the workers,

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Effect Of Exploitation Of Quarry In The Environment

Environmental effect of mineral exploitation in Nigeria - Academic ... Feb 14, 2007 ... Exploitation of mineral resources has assumed prime importance in several ... effect on the environment of the activities involved in harnessing the ..... in the quarry and dust pollution from the cement works are causing...

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Environmental Hazards and Sustainable Development of

2012-12-8  Environmental impact assessment of such trial pits in the Nigeria lower Benue Trough shows loss of human life and arable land, rock fall, landslides, and health effects. For example, stagnant water in the pits supports daily breeding of mosquito and tsetse fly, causing persistent malaria and sleeping sickness in the area.

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impact of granite quarry on the environment

QUARRY :Granite Mining Business and Suppliers In Lagos Nigeria AGAO Groups 8,735 views.ISSN 2225-0948 (Online)134Akande, J. M. and Awojobi, D. A. (2003), “Assessment of Environment Impact of Exploitation of GraniteDeposit in Ilorin, Nigeria”, Journal of Science Engineering and Technology, Vol...

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Impact Of Quarry-Dust And Rock Excavation On

ABSTRACT The reason for this staggering increase in world population is simply that the number of people born is regularly higher than the number that (lies. due, to better sanitation, iniproved liv ienc and iiicdical aticiitiun tins is heI!,hlen('d iiy the (Ii lhctilty ol inducing a lower birth rate in tire poorer and rnrore crowded countries of India i1i(l tropical African ...

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Survey of workers perception on noise pollution within ...

quarry site and evaluate the perception and effects of the noise generated at the study area on quarry workers' health. 2. Materials and Method 2.1. The Study Area This study was conducted at Lokpaukwu Quarry Site located in Umunneochi Local Government Area of Abia State, Southeastern Nigeria. Lokpaukwu Umuchieze is situated

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African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology ...

This work presents an assessment of geochemical toxic metal stocking in top-soil within the area of a limestone quarry in Gombe State. Samples of topsoil from the area of a limestone quarry in Gombe (North-eastern Nigeria) were collected to analyse levels of hazardous substances such as of Hg, Fe, Zn, Ni, Mn, Cu, Cr, Cd and Pb. A total of 24 topsoil samples were collected around the radius of ...

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FEDERAL MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT: PUBLIC DISPLAY

2021-8-16  PUBLIC NOTICE FEDERAL MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT PUBLIC DISPLAY EXERCISE ON THE ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT (ESIA) ON THE PROPOSED STONE QUARRY PROJECT IN IDANRE LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA, ONDO STATE BY LIQUID WASTE ENERGY LIMITED. In accordance with the provisions of the Environmental Impact

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Assessment of Heavy Metals Concentration and

Geochemical investigation of the soils around quarry and barite mine sites in part of Akamkpa and Biase area of Southeastern Nigeria, was carried out to assess the concentration and enrichment levels of some heavy metals and trace elements in the soils. The investigation involved the collection of fifteen (15) soil samples between the depth of 15 - 30 cm.

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(PDF) Impact of Granite Quarrying on the Health of

ENVIRONMENTAL ANALYSIS OF QUARRY SITE IN TAMILNADU. By Dr Nethajimariappan Velu Ethirajan and Soundar Rajan. Awareness and compliance with use of safety protective devices and patterns of injury among quarry workers in Sabon-Gari Local Government Area, Kaduna state North-Western Nigeria.

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quarry operation in nigeria - pizzeria-geretshausen

2021-3-4  IMPACT OF GRANITE QUARRY ON THE ENVIRONMENT: A CASE STUDY OF IYUKU COMMUNITY, EDO STATE, NIGERIA BY Bldr. M. O. OBOIRIEN [email protected] 08064326749, 08052273676 DEPARTMENT OF BUILDING TECHNOLOGY AUCHI POLYTECHNIC, AUCHI EDO STATE 1 ABSTRACT Quarrying in reasonable volumes for construction can hardly be achieved by

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Assessment of Environmental Impacts of Quarry Operation

The study investigated the environmental effects of quarry operations in Abeokuta, Ogun state, while it specifically sought to identify corresponding environmental impacts posed in quarry operation and, assess the efforts towards minimizing environmental impacts of their operations.

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Environmental Hazards and Sustainable Development of

2012-12-8  Environmental impact assessment of such trial pits in the Nigeria lower Benue Trough shows loss of human life and arable land, rock fall, landslides, and health effects. For example, stagnant water in the pits supports daily breeding of mosquito and tsetse fly, causing persistent malaria and sleeping sickness in the area.

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(PDF) Impact of Granite Quarrying on the Health of

ENVIRONMENTAL ANALYSIS OF QUARRY SITE IN TAMILNADU. By Dr Nethajimariappan Velu Ethirajan and Soundar Rajan. Awareness and compliance with use of safety protective devices and patterns of injury among quarry workers in Sabon-Gari Local Government Area, Kaduna state North-Western Nigeria.

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Survey of workers perception on noise pollution within ...

quarry site and evaluate the perception and effects of the noise generated at the study area on quarry workers' health. 2. Materials and Method 2.1. The Study Area This study was conducted at Lokpaukwu Quarry Site located in Umunneochi Local Government Area of Abia State, Southeastern Nigeria. Lokpaukwu Umuchieze is situated

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Critical Issues of Sustainability Associated with Quarry ...

2019-8-24  environmental impacts. Quarry operations can cause serious environmental degradation when proper siting, design, operation and monitoring are not provided [3]. Quarry activities such as exploration, blasting, transportation and disposal of waste rocks impacts environmental; destroys vegetation, natural habitats and cause dust-air pollution.

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Inventorization of Abandoned Mines and quarry Pits in ...

DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.5.32 Keyword: Abandoned mine, Inventorization, Prioritization, Quarry pits, Reclamation and Taraba State. Abstract: Although there have been so many studies on mining activities and their environmental impacts over the years, it is only recently that the issues of mine closure and rehabilitation have been included in mining discourse as contained in the Minerals and ...

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GEOSPATIAL ANALYSIS OF QUARRY ACTIVITIES IN

2019-2-4  geospatial analysis of quarry activities in mpape district, abuja nigeria by solomon musa (p14/evgm/8002) department of geomatics, faculty of environmental design ahmadu bello university, zaria, nigeria april, 2018

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African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology ...

This work presents an assessment of geochemical toxic metal stocking in top-soil within the area of a limestone quarry in Gombe State. Samples of topsoil from the area of a limestone quarry in Gombe (North-eastern Nigeria) were collected to analyse levels of hazardous substances such as of Hg, Fe, Zn, Ni, Mn, Cu, Cr, Cd and Pb. A total of 24 topsoil samples were collected around the radius of ...

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Appraising the Physico chemical Characteristics and

2020-8-28  State- Nigeria (Akubugwo et al., 2012), the environmental properties of water-filled Ojamo limestone quarry, southern Finland (Ruuskanen et al., 2013), diversity of freshwater invertebrates in Wazo Hill quarry ponds in Tegeta area, Tanzania (Mahulu et al., 2015), comparing heavy metal mobility in

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Assessment of Heavy Metals Concentration and

Geochemical investigation of the soils around quarry and barite mine sites in part of Akamkpa and Biase area of Southeastern Nigeria, was carried out to assess the concentration and enrichment levels of some heavy metals and trace elements in the soils. The investigation involved the collection of fifteen (15) soil samples between the depth of 15 - 30 cm.

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How to Start a Quarry Business in Nigeria

2016-3-20  This article is aimed at showing you how to start a quarry in Nigeria. A quarry is an open pit or excavation where sand, stone, and other materials such as limestone, granite and gravel are excavated. Quarrying is an integral part of the building and construction industry.

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quarry sites in the northern part of nigeria

EconPapers: Environmental and Health Impact of Solid Mineral ... Sep 17, 2014 ... This is observable at the quarry sites, processing factories and the surrounding ... of the northern part of Edo State has suffered in many areas where ... the industrial prospectors are in line with the Quarry Act of Nigeria

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