Environmental impact assessment of coal mining at

2018-6-9  hazards associated with coal mining at the two mined communities. Furthermore, we investigated the impact of coal mining activities on the pattern of

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Environmental impact assessment of coal mining at Enugu ...

2015-1-14  Furthermore, we investigated the impact of coal mining activities on the pattern of settlement of the local people and the possible benefits of coal mining to Akwuke

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ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF COAL

2014-5-14  The environmental impact assessment of coal mining activity in Enugu metropolis and environs is very important and thus must be carried out at regular intervals.

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Environmental impact assessment of coal mining at Enugu ...

This study determined the views of respondents in Akwuke and Iva mine communities concerning the impact of coal mining activities on animal and plant species

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Assessment of the Implications of Coal Post-mining Impact ...

This study examines the coal post-mining impact on surface water at abandoned Okpara mine in Enugu State. Experimental research design was adopted to test the

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Coal mining in Enugu district, Nigeria EJAtlas

2021-1-8  Coal mining in Enugu district, Nigeria Coal mines at sites in Onyeama, Iva Valley, Ogbete, and Okpara, now abandoned, still cause environmental, public health

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Impact of Coal Export and Economic Development in

2016-5-22  Impact of Coal Export and Economic Development in Nigeria (A Case Study of Nigerian Coal Corporation, Enugu) ... Udi mine located at the foot of a range of

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The environmental implications of the exploration and ...

2019-2-1  The 1946 Act which included environmental protection in the regulation of mining activities still failed to protect the environment from the negative impacts of

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the history of onyeama coal mine in enugu

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF COAL 2014-5-14  anion (Tab.1). The acid mine drainage water in the Enugu coal mining area contains high iron, high magnesium

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The Economic Impact of Coal Mining in New Mexico ...

2009-6-1  The economic impact of coal mining in New Mexico is examined in this report. The analysis is based on economic multipliers derived from an input-output model of the

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Environmental impact assessment of coal mining at Enugu ...

2015-1-14  Environmental and health impacts of coal mining. The results of the study focus on perception of the respondents' on the impact of coal mining activities on trees and animal species, environmental hazards associated with coal mining, inter alia, pattern of settlement and benefits of coal mining to Akwuke and Iva communities.The impact of coal mining on economic trees is summarized in

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Effects of coal mining on the water resources in the ...

2016-5-7  Coal mining in the Enugu area of Nigeria has generated a lot of mine waste that has been dumped in landfills and surface dumps chosen for convenience and proximity to the waste source rather than environmental, geologic or engineering

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Geoenvironmental impact of Okpara coal mine, Enugu ...

Water, sediments and mine dumps samples were collected around the Okpara coal mine in Enugu area of southeastern Nigeria, for analysis for physicochem.. Advances in Applied Science Researcha [email protected] Submit a Manuscript. Navbar. ... Geoenvironmental impact of Okpara coal mine, Enugu, Southeastern Nigeria ...

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ENVIRONMENTAL GEOCHEMICAL STUDIES ON THE

2017-3-23  (2016) and Famuboni, (1996) among others discussed groundwater around Enugu Municipality and other parts of parts of Enugu area due to coal mining and mine drainage contamination in Okpara coal mine. Study area description Akwuke village is located within latitudes 60 24’ N and 60 22’N and longitude 70 26’E and 70 29’ (Fig, 1).

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the history of onyeama coal mine in enugu

2018-6-9 The study on environmental impact assessment of coal mining was carried out at Akwuke and Iva mine communities in Enugu State, Nigeria (Figure 1). Enugu with an estimated population of 722,000 in 2006 (National Population Commission [NPC] 2006) has very large deposits of sub-bituminous coal, estimated at 1.5 million tons (Diala 1984).

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The environmental implications of the exploration and ...

2019-2-1  The 1946 Act which included environmental protection in the regulation of mining activities still failed to protect the environment from the negative impacts of mining. The cost of a lack of environmental protection in the Act is evident in the Plateau tin mining fields (Chindo, 2012). 4.1.2. Environmental implication of coal mining

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[PDF] A Comparative Study of Environmental Impact of

This research carried out a comparative study of the impact of acid mine drainage from the abandoned Enugu coal mines, southeastern Nigeria. Surface water samples were collected from Onyeama, Ribadu, Okpara coal mines and Ekulu River draining the Onyeama coal mine. A total of twelve water samples were collected across the Enugu coal mines: four surface water samples from Onyeama coal mine ...

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HISTORY: The History of Coal in Nigeria Heinrich Böll ...

2015-12-2  Coal mining quickly spurred the growth of the population of Enugu with the influx of miners. The total number of miners working in the region jumped from 6,000 men in 1948, to 8,000 men in 1958. The aftermath of the Iva Valley Massacre of 1949 played a prominent role in

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12 Environmental Effects of Coal Mining - Environment 911

One of the most obvious (albeit perhaps least harmful) environmental effects of coal mining is noise pollution. Coal mining is a loud, day- and night-long process that disrupts the lives of those in the surrounding communities, reduces the quality of life and can go on for decades. #11 Loss Of Wildlife. Coal mining requires a large expanse of ...

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Environmental impact of disposal of coal mining wastes on ...

2018-1-1  Thus, the questions for the case study of coal mining impact were formulated as follows: 1. Could we state that underground coal mining, conducted by modern ways, leads to soil destruction in Rostov Oblast of Russia? 2. Has a soil cover formed following a self-restoration of the burnt-out spoil tips after a half-century period? 3.

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Effects of coal mining on the water resources in the ...

2016-5-7  Coal mining in the Enugu area of Nigeria has generated a lot of mine waste that has been dumped in landfills and surface dumps chosen for convenience and proximity to the waste source rather than environmental, geologic or engineering

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Geoenvironmental impact of Okpara coal mine, Enugu ...

Water, sediments and mine dumps samples were collected around the Okpara coal mine in Enugu area of southeastern Nigeria, for analysis for physicochem.. Advances in Applied Science Researcha [email protected] Submit a Manuscript. Navbar. ... Geoenvironmental impact of Okpara coal mine, Enugu, Southeastern Nigeria ...

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ENVIRONMENTAL GEOCHEMICAL STUDIES ON THE

2017-3-23  (2016) and Famuboni, (1996) among others discussed groundwater around Enugu Municipality and other parts of parts of Enugu area due to coal mining and mine drainage contamination in Okpara coal mine. Study area description Akwuke village is located within latitudes 60 24’ N and 60 22’N and longitude 70 26’E and 70 29’ (Fig, 1).

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(PDF) ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF MINING AND

This paper therefore, reports the environmental impact assessment of both mining and utilization operations of the low-ash coal from eight fields in Nigeria. Discover the world's research 20 ...

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HISTORY: The History of Coal in Nigeria Heinrich Böll ...

2015-12-2  Coal mining quickly spurred the growth of the population of Enugu with the influx of miners. The total number of miners working in the region jumped from 6,000 men in 1948, to 8,000 men in 1958. The aftermath of the Iva Valley Massacre of 1949 played a prominent role in

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Environmental impacts of coal mining and coal utilization ...

2017-12-19  Coal has remained the main source of energy in the UK from 1700 to the end of 1970s, and it still plays an important role in the power generation. The paper discusses the current coal consumption in the UK together with environmental impacts of coal mining, coal processing and coal utilisation for power generation.

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The impact of coal mining on the environment and

The impact of coal mining on the environment and community quality of life: a case study investigation of the impacts and conflicts associated with coal mining in the Mpumalanga Province, South Africa. (Thesis). University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Engineering the Built Environment ,Department of Chemical Engineering.

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12 Environmental Effects of Coal Mining - Environment 911

One of the most obvious (albeit perhaps least harmful) environmental effects of coal mining is noise pollution. Coal mining is a loud, day- and night-long process that disrupts the lives of those in the surrounding communities, reduces the quality of life and can go on for decades. #11 Loss Of Wildlife. Coal mining requires a large expanse of ...

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Impact of greenhouse gases on surface coal mining in ...

2018-8-20  Coal ore extraction involves both surface (open-pit) and underground mining techniques. The method selected depends on a variety of factors, including the nature and location of the deposit, size, depth, and grade of the deposit (Norgate and Haque, 2010).Surface mining operates in two distinct stages, overburden removal and coal extraction, as well as the recovery of the mined area.

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Negative Effects of Coal Mining - TheWorldCounts

The effects of mining coal on the environment. There are 2 ways to mine coal – Strip Mining and Underground Mining – both ways have their own impact to the environment and health. We know it but coal is such a cheap energy source that we don’t want to let go of it. The negative effects of coal mining cannot be disputed:

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