Impact of Past Mining Activities on Water Resources

This paper presents a review on previous activities of mining on water resources around active and abandoned mines/quarries across Ebonyi State, South-Eastern

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(PDF) Impact of Mining Activity on Water Resource : An ...

Perhaps the most significant impact of a mining is, its effects on water resources. The impact of mining on surface and groundwater is due to spill/tailing

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EVALUATION OF HEAVY METAL CONTAMINATION OF

2015-9-16  This study assessed the environmental effects of lead-zinc mining at Enyigba to document the present state of the environment in areas affected by the mining

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(PDF) Water Pollution Resulting From Mining Activity: An ...

2018-7-19  Possibly, the weightiest after effect of a mining is its effects on water resources. The impact of mining on surface and groundwater is due to spill erosion

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1. ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF GOLD MINING IN

2019-1-28  1. Water resources degradation 2. Loss of biodiversity with emphasis on flora 3. Dust pollution 4. Effects of small-scale gold mining Issues related to the exact

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CHAPTER 2: LITERATURE REVIEW - UM

2013-4-17  LITERATURE REVIEW 2.1 Heavy Metals in water Trace elements of natural origin are transported by rivers and transferred to the coastal marine system through

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CASE STUDIES OF ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF SAND

2017-3-11  3.4.4 Literature review and document analysis 43 3.5 Reliability and validity ... 4.3.2.2 Negative effects of mining to people’s lives 59 ... Figure 4.26

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Mining Background Literature Review - WRI

2018-9-21  This appendix is meant to provide a brief review of the literature with regard to environmental and social impacts from mining, as well as key regulatory issues.

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Impacts of ‘Galamsey’ on Drainage and Sanitation in the ...

2015-6-1  The effects of illegal small scale mining, popularly called „galamsey‟, on the environment has been a ... literature review on the subject, direct field visits

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LITERATURE REVIEW - University of Pretoria

2017-7-19  LITERATURE REVIEW . 2.1: INTRODUCTION . The United Nations (UN) set a goal in their Millennium Declaration to reduce the amount of people without safe drinking water

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EVALUATION OF HEAVY METAL CONTAMINATION OF

2015-9-16  This study assessed the environmental effects of lead-zinc mining at Enyigba to document the present state of the environment in areas affected by the mining operations. The study examined the extent to which heavy metals from abandoned mine pits and mine waste rocks have polluted the soil as well as the ground water and surface water.

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(PDF) Water Pollution Resulting From Mining Activity: An ...

2018-7-19  Possibly, the weightiest after effect of a mining is its effects on water resources. The impact of mining on surface and groundwater is due to spill erosion, sedimentation, acid mine drainage ...

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A Review of the Major Source and Effect of Pollution in ...

2020-6-24  A Review of the Major Source and Effect of Pollution in Inland Water Bodies of Nigeria. Haruna Isah Umar1. 1. Department of Fisheries Technology, Hassan Usman Katsina Polytechnic, Katsina, Nigeria. Abstract :- The source of water pollution caused by industrial effluents and other sources in Nigeria with a view to provide useful information to ...

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[PDF] Effects of artisanal gold mining activities on soil ...

DOI: 10.1080/23311843.2017.1305650 Corpus ID: 132549527. Effects of artisanal gold mining activities on soil properties in a part of southwestern Nigeria @article{Eludoyin2017EffectsOA, title={Effects of artisanal gold mining activities on soil properties in a part of southwestern Nigeria}, author={A. O. Eludoyin and A. T. Ojo and T. Ojo and O. O. Awotoye}, journal={Cogent Environmental ...

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CASE STUDIES OF ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF SAND

2017-3-11  3.4.4 Literature review and document analysis 43 3.5 Reliability and validity ... 4.3.2.2 Negative effects of mining to people’s lives 59 ... Figure 4.26 Accumulation of water in an open pit 91 Figure 4.27 Stagnant water and growth of grass conducive to mosquito breeding 92 Figure 4.28 Animal stuck in loosened sand on riverbed 92 ...

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ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECTS OF MINING - LTU

2014-12-12  feasibility study on Mining and Sustainable Develop-ment performed at Luleå University of Technology during 2014. The report comprises a literature review of previous and on-going activities related to mining and environmental sustainability, subdivided into the following three main topics: 1) national and inter-

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Impacts of ‘Galamsey’ on Drainage and Sanitation in the ...

2015-6-1  The effects of illegal small scale mining, popularly called „galamsey‟, on the environment has been a ... literature review on the subject, direct field visits, observations and interview at galamsey sites in the ... obstruction in the natural courses of water bodies

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CHAPTER 2 LITERATURE REVIEW ON RIVER WATER

2021-9-3  LITERATURE REVIEW ON RIVER WATER QUALITY PARAMETERS AND POLLUTION MANAGEMENT POLICIES 2.1 Purpose This chapter aims to determine the current state of knowledge on river pollution management by discussing relevant water quality parameters and their significance in relation to river pollution assessment.

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Impacts of riverine sand mining on freshwater ecosystems ...

2020-2-5  This paper summarizes the results of a literature review into the impacts of riverine sand mining on freshwater ecosystems. The aim of the review was to provide an understanding of the range of observed impacts related to sand mining activities and to guide future research directions.

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HAZARD IDENTIFICATION AND RISK ANALYSIS IN

2011-5-16  i National Institute of Technology, Rourkela C E R T I F I C A T E This is to certify that the thesis entitled “Hazard Identification and Risk Analysis in Mining Industry” submitted by Sri Amol Paithankar (Roll No. 107MN026) in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Bachelor of Technology degree in Mining

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A Review on Heavy Metal Concentration in Potable Water ...

2016-2-27  Nigeria is one of the most populated black nation in the world with a population of about 170 million. Over the years, potable water source which is one of the basic essential requirements for healthy living has been challenging due to inadequate controlled anthropogenic activities and by lesser extent natural conditions. This paper reviews the various potable water

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Implication of Mining to Health in Maiganga Coal Mine ...

2021-8-5  Table 2: Effects of Mining on The Environment S/No. EFFECTS OF MINING ON THE ENVIRONMENT 1 Water Resources It affects drinking water and pollutes surface and groundwater, especially in rural areas dependent on ground water wells or potable surface waters. 2 Society and Traditional Culture B.

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Mining Background Literature Review - WRI

2018-9-21  This appendix is meant to provide a brief review of the literature with regard to environmental and social impacts from mining, as well as key regulatory issues. ... xvi + 336 pp; J.J. Marcus, ed. Mining Environmental Handbook: Effects of Mining on the Environment and American Environmental Controls on Mining ... Water scarcity is the primary ...

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Impacts of ‘Galamsey’ on Drainage and Sanitation in the ...

2015-6-1  The effects of illegal small scale mining, popularly called „galamsey‟, on the environment has been a ... literature review on the subject, direct field visits, observations and interview at galamsey sites in the ... obstruction in the natural courses of water bodies

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ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECTS OF MINING - LTU

2014-12-12  feasibility study on Mining and Sustainable Develop-ment performed at Luleå University of Technology during 2014. The report comprises a literature review of previous and on-going activities related to mining and environmental sustainability, subdivided into the following three main topics: 1) national and inter-

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Environmental Impacts of Mining: A Study of Mining ...

2020-8-21  Mineral exploitation contributes significantly to economic growth and development in most world economies. In Africa, Ghana is the second largest gold producer, contributing to about 5.7% of the country’s GDP. The mining sector in Ghana consists of both small-scale and large-scale mining, each of which has varying environmental impacts. This paper provides an exposition on the environmental ...

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LITERATURE REVIEW - University of Pretoria

2017-7-19  LITERATURE REVIEW . 2.1: INTRODUCTION . The United Nations (UN) set a goal in their Millennium Declaration to reduce the amount of people without safe drinking water by half in the year 2015 (UN, 2000). Safe drinking water for human consumption should be

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The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining (galamsey)

Mining Law, PNDC L 218 enacted in 1989 given the procedures of issuing a license to a small-scale firm. It contain in Section 81 to 99 in the 1992 Constitution of the Republic of Ghana. Small-scale gold mining licenses may be granted to Ghanaians 18 years of age and older, and are subject to

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ASSESSMENT OF DRINKING WATER QUALITY AND

2012-1-12  covering water consumption behavior, perception of water source quality, and factors determining use. Water quality was determined at 11 selected water points representing both improved and unimproved sources. In the urban areas people were generally satisfied with the water

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Mining-induced displacement and resettlement: a critical ...

2015-1-15  1. Introduction. Physical displacement, relocation and resettlement are widely acknowledged as posing enormous risks to project-affected peoples. For over four decades, scholars, campaigners and project-affected people have sought to highlight the effects of development-induced displacement and resettlement (DIDR).1, 2 During this time, there has been a proliferation of case studies, research ...

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