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Impact of Past Mining Activities on Water Resources

Christopher Ogwah (Department of Geology, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki Ebonyi State, Nigeria) Abstract. This paper presents a review on previous activities of mining on water resources around active and abandoned mines/quarries across Ebonyi State, South-Eastern, Nigeria. As high demand for water increases due to population growth and rapid

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Evidence of Heavy Metal Contamination of Agricultural

Previous studies on the impacts of lead-zinc mining in Abakaliki lead-zinc mining area have focused mainly on water, soil and plants metal loads [4,5]. However, little or no information on the accumulation potentials of edible food and medicinal plants on farmlands within the

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Geoenvironmental Assessment of Lead-Zinc Mining in

The mining of lead-zinc in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State has constituted an environmental hazard in the area due to uncontrolled and illegal mining activities. Commercial large scale activities started in Nigeria during the colonial era in 1935 but the low economic output and the Nigeria civil war led to the

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Comparativ e assessment of heavy metals in drinking

mining community in Abakaliki Local Government Area. It also seeks to assess the trace metal indices in comparison with the observed concentration of water quality permissible limit specified by WHO (2011). MATERIALS AND METHODS Study area The study was carried out in Enyigba, a mining

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Assessment of Water Pollution Status in the Mining Area

2018-1-28  Cd and Mn have the most polluting effect followed by As, Zn, Pb, Se, Ag and Cr. Keywords—Ameka, Lead-Zinc mining, Physico-chemical, Water quality, Metal pollution Index. I. INTRODUCTION Ameka is one of the many communities in the Abakaliki area where active mining activities are carried out (Obasi and Akudinibi, 2015).

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negative impact of quarrying pyroclastic rocks in abakaliki

impact of limestome mining in abakaliki. impact of dust in mining and quarrying impact of dust in mining and quarrying Ciros crushing equipment is designed to limestone mining site abakaliki cpsconsulting.co.in

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Heavy Metals Effect due to Contamination of Vegetables

2018-12-11  effect of municipal waste disposal on soil properties and productivity of sites used for urban agriculture in Abakaliki, Nigeria. The accumulation of heavy metals including Pb, Ni, Cr, Cd and As in roots, stems and leaves of cocoyam (Colocesia esculents) and Cassava (Mannihot esculent) grown in polluted soil, an abandoned waste

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problems associated with stone quarrying on abakaliki

quarry stone in abakaliki josephinenwakaegofoundation. problems associated with stone quarrying on abakaliki. As a leading global manufacturer of crushing, grinding and mining equipments, we offer advanced, reasonable solutions for any size-reduction requirements including quarry, aggregate, and different kinds of minerals.

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Impact of Past Mining Activities on Water Resources

fect of mining activities on water resources arise at dif-ferent phase of the mining cycle, the mining processes, the mineral processing and operational stage. Globally, mining activities is one of the major activities that cause decline in water quality and most of the mining areas are faced with seious problems related to potable water both

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Ebonyi State University Abakaliki, Nigeria

Background Extensive and indiscriminate use of pesticides gradually destroys the environment (ecosystem), poses serious threats to human health, animal life (especially aquatic), plant forms, soil

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Geoenvironmental Assessment of Lead-Zinc Mining in

uncontrolled mining in these abandoned mining sites. The first recorded production of Lead Zinc ore from the mine at Enyigba was in 1925 (Farrington, 1952). The lead-zinc deposit in Abakaliki occurs as open vein filling of a series of steeply dipping NS near vertical fault which cuts regional fold (Abakaliki

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Assessment of Heavy Metal Concentration in Soil

soil of Royal Salt mining company, Enyigba in Abakaliki LGA, Ebonyi State. Soil samples were collected from nine (9) different locations at depths of 0-15 and 15-30cm.

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Limestone Mining Site Abakaliki

limestone mining site abakaliki valorosportpl. limestone mining site abakaliki Limestone mining site abakaliki impact of limestome mining in abakaliki grinding mill china abakaliki, as in the past, is a center of agricultural trade including such products as yams, cassava, rice, and both palm oil and palm kernels, as well as kola nuts it is also known for its local lead, zinc, salt, and

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Evidence of Heavy Metal Contamination of Agricultural

Mining industry is an economically viable enterprise in developing countries like Nigeria. This has led to increased mechanized mining and illegal artisanal mining activities. In Ameri, Abakaliki mining area of Ebonyi State, Southeast Nigeria, illegal artisanal mining activities are carried out amidst farming.

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Comparativ e assessment of heavy metals in drinking

mining community in Abakaliki Local Government Area. It also seeks to assess the trace metal indices in comparison with the observed concentration of water quality permissible limit specified by WHO (2011). MATERIALS AND METHODS Study area The study was carried out in Enyigba, a mining

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Characterization and evaluation of the effects of mine

2021-6-6  Mining activities generate much wastes which degenerate into various geochemical components and affect the natural composition of surface water resources. They cause Acid Mine Drainage (AMDs) and influence the hydrochemical evolution of the hydrogeological systems. This study employed hydrochemical parameters to characterize and evaluate the effects of mine discharges on

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Mapping Geological Structures Controlling

2018-10-26  Abakaliki lead-zinc mineralization is believed to be of hydrothermal origin emplaced at a low temperature of about 1400 and it is made up of primarily four lodes namely Ishiagu, Enyigba, Ameri, Ameka in the lower Benue Trough (Kaliberng, 2011).

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problems associated with stone quarrying on abakaliki

quarry stone in abakaliki josephinenwakaegofoundation. problems associated with stone quarrying on abakaliki. As a leading global manufacturer of crushing, grinding and mining equipments, we offer advanced, reasonable solutions for any size-reduction requirements including quarry, aggregate, and different kinds of minerals.

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Heavy Metals Effect due to Contamination of Vegetables

2018-12-11  effect of municipal waste disposal on soil properties and productivity of sites used for urban agriculture in Abakaliki, Nigeria. The accumulation of heavy metals including Pb, Ni, Cr, Cd and As in roots, stems and leaves of cocoyam (Colocesia esculents) and Cassava (Mannihot esculent) grown in polluted soil, an abandoned waste

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Ebonyi State University Abakaliki, Nigeria

The Physicochemical variables and Zooplankton of Asu River, Ebonyi State, Nigeria were studied monthly between October 2013 and June 2014 which covered the wet and dry seasons. The study was

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Limestone Mining Site Abakaliki

limestone mining site abakaliki valorosportpl. limestone mining site abakaliki Limestone mining site abakaliki impact of limestome mining in abakaliki grinding mill china abakaliki, as in the past, is a center of agricultural trade including such products as yams, cassava, rice, and both palm oil and palm kernels, as well as kola nuts it is also known for its local lead, zinc, salt, and

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Comparativ e assessment of heavy metals in drinking

mining community in Abakaliki Local Government Area. It also seeks to assess the trace metal indices in comparison with the observed concentration of water quality permissible limit specified by WHO (2011). MATERIALS AND METHODS Study area The study was carried out in Enyigba, a mining

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Remove mining from exclusive list, traditional ruler urges

2021-5-11  Oyibe made the call on Tuesday in Abakaliki at the inaugural meeting of the Federation of Mining Host Communities (FMHC), Ebonyi chapter. The traditional ruler argued that granting states the right to control revenue accruing from mining activities would speed up development and stem youth restiveness often witnessed in mining communities.

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Mapping Geological Structures Controlling

2018-10-26  Abakaliki lead-zinc mineralization is believed to be of hydrothermal origin emplaced at a low temperature of about 1400 and it is made up of primarily four lodes namely Ishiagu, Enyigba, Ameri, Ameka in the lower Benue Trough (Kaliberng, 2011).

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problems associated with stone quarrying on abakaliki

quarry stone in abakaliki josephinenwakaegofoundation. problems associated with stone quarrying on abakaliki. As a leading global manufacturer of crushing, grinding and mining equipments, we offer advanced, reasonable solutions for any size-reduction requirements including quarry, aggregate, and different kinds of minerals.

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LEAD (Pb) MINING IN EBONYI STATE, NIGERIA:

2018-5-2  LEAD (Pb) MINING IN EBONYI STATE, NIGERIA: IMPLICATIONS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL AND HUMAN HEALTH RISK Nwabueze I. Elom Department of Industrial Chemistry, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, Nigeria ABSTRACT: Recent cases of lead (Pb) poisoning in Nigeria which has claimed the lives of over 500 children has been traced to mining.

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Traditional Ruler Canvasses For Removal Of Mining From

2021-5-11  By Douglas Okoro Ezeogo Oyibe, the Traditional Ruler of Ameka autonomous community in Ezza South Local Government Area of Ebonyi has canvassed an urgent review of the country’s laws to allow states play more prominent roles in mining. Oyibe made the call at the inaugural meeting of the Federation of Mining Host Communities (FMHC), Ebonyi chapter, on Tuesday in Abakaliki.

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Traditional ruler canvasses for removal of mining from

2021-5-12  Oyibe made the call at the inaugural meeting of the Federation of Mining Host Communities (FMHC), Ebonyi chapter, on Tuesday in Abakaliki. He explained that, granting states the right to control revenue accruing from mining activities would speed up development and stem youth restiveness often witnessed in mining communities.

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Heavy Metals Effect due to Contamination of Vegetables

2018-12-11  effect of municipal waste disposal on soil properties and productivity of sites used for urban agriculture in Abakaliki, Nigeria. The accumulation of heavy metals including Pb, Ni, Cr, Cd and As in roots, stems and leaves of cocoyam (Colocesia esculents) and Cassava (Mannihot esculent) grown in polluted soil, an abandoned waste

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Traditional ruler canvasses for removal of mining from

2021-5-11  Oyibe made the call at the inaugural meeting of the Federation of Mining Host Communities (FMHC), Ebonyi chapter, on Tuesday in Abakaliki. He explained that, granting states the right to control revenue accruing from mining activities would speed up development and stem youth restiveness often witnessed in mining communities.

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