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literature review on the impact of illegal mining on the environment

Impacts of Illegal Mining (Galamsey) on the

Illegal mining (galamsey) is known to cause significant environmental pollution; the chemical used and the waste heaps are a source of long term contamination of soil and water bodies.

Review The Literature Review Of Literature On Illegal

LITERATURE REVIEW AND CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK 2.0 LITERATURE REVIEW This section reviews the literature on illegal mining operation. It discusses the understanding and nature of mining in general, and its known causes. It also reviews the benefits and negative effects of illegal mining and conceptual framework of the study.

RESEARCH PAPER The negative impact of illegal gold

2. Literature review Illegal Gold Mining (IGM) is a problem that occurs a lot in some regions that contain gold. IGM activities greatly affected various sectors of political, socio-environmental, educational and economic life (Avcı, 2015). The impact became a pro-contra among the community, especially in the economic sector.

(PDF) EFFECTS OF ILLEGAL MINING ON STUDENT'S

The conceptual framework shows the impact of illegal mining on the students' learning process. This is based on the review of the available literature. Illegal mining can either have positive or negative effects on the learning process. The impacts of illegal mining activities on the environment are very remarkable.

(PDF) Environmental Impacts of the Mining Industry :

Based on a literature review, this article presents environmental impacts of the mining (also know as the extractive) industry. The article presents details of 11 main environmental impacts ...

The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining (galamsey)

activities, health, social life, environment, agriculture and education. It was then recommended that both the government and the public sector should legalize the galamsey as well as encourage them by means of assisting them financially. Keywords: Mining, Illegal Mining (Galamsey), Minerals,Communities 1. Historical Background Introduction

Appendix 2: Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining

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. ... industry and may significantly impact the environment. The impacts are often more ... The main impact of mining and oil development on these ecosystems is the

The Dangerous Effects of Illegal Mining Greentumble

2017-4-4  While the effects of illegal mining have high stakes for humanity and the environment, conscious consumerism can help curb their impact. Further reading: The Negative Effects of Consumerism Because of the heavy campaigning around the

(PDF) Water Pollution Resulting From Mining Activity:

2018-7-19  Mining plays a vital role in national economic development and on the contrary mining undesirably impact our environment. Mining has increased rapidly due to the development of large-scale mines.

(PDF) The Impact of Mining on the Water Resources

2017-10-5  Mining activities accelerate the rate and degree of changes in the natural environment. These activities modify landscapes and can have long-term pollution impacts on communities and water ...

[PDF] IMPACT OF ILLEGAL MINING ON WATER

This paper reviews the impact of illegal mining on water resources for irrigation and domestic application in Ghana. It was carried out by reviewing literature and media information as well as interviews and observation of small scale mining activities in mining communities especially illegal mining popularly called galamsey in Ghana. It was observed during the process that the mining ...

The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining (galamsey)

Mining has its benefits and effects especially on the people living in communities where minerals are found. This paper tries to identify and assess the impacts and effects of illegal mining (galamsey). The main impacts identified are on economic activities, health, social life and employment while the effects include those on economic activities, health, social life, environment, agriculture ...

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 cause for concern for government, environmentalist, health workers, socialists, engineers and other stakeholders in the mining industry of Ghana for sometime now, and investigations have been

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

2018-4-1  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 impacts of mining activities in Ghana. The paper mainly focused on the mining activities in Prestea in the western region of the country. The data

CONTESTED TERRAIN: Mining and the Environment

2019-4-30  Abstract This review critically surveys an extensive literature on mining, development, and environment. It identifies a significant broadening over time in the scope of the environment question as it relates to mining, from concerns about landscape aesthetics and pollution to ecosystem health, sustainable development, and indigenous rights. A typology compares and contrasts four distinctive ...

Analysis of the environmental impacts of illegal trade in ...

2018-9-4  The most documented environmental impact directly attributed to ITW is the decline in population size of iconic target species, for example tigers, now driven to the brink of extinction as a result of growing international demand for their parts and derivatives. Poaching and illegal harvesting methods can

Impacts of riverine sand mining on freshwater ecosystems ...

review, we have considered a change from natural or decline in geo-morphic or ecosystem characteristics as negative. This paper summarizes the results of a literature review into the impacts of riverine sand mining on freshwaterecosystems. The aimof the review was toprovide anunderstandingof the range of

Studies On The Impact Of Bauxite Mining Activities On ...

2015-4-17  Mining (DGM). Extensive review of literature was also carried out. Results and discussion:-It is evident from the study that the current mining activity is grossly detrimental to the environment in the ecosensitive W estern Ghats. The major thr eats of mining are

Galamsey menace: Causes, effects and solutions

2017-5-17  The high incidence of "galamsey" or illegal mining in recent times, have been on several discussions and heated debates for some time now and has perplexed the

Ten Years of REDD+: A Critical Review of the Impact of ...

The Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation program, or REDD+, has been the international community’s first real attempt to create a global forest governance system which would impact countries on national, regional and even local scales. This paper provides an in-depth analysis on the impact of REDD+ on forest-dependent communities.

[PDF] IMPACT OF ILLEGAL MINING ON WATER

This paper reviews the impact of illegal mining on water resources for irrigation and domestic application in Ghana. It was carried out by reviewing literature and media information as well as interviews and observation of small scale mining activities in mining communities especially illegal mining popularly called galamsey in Ghana. It was observed during the process that the mining ...

The Impact and Effect of Illegal Mining (galamsey)

Mining has its benefits and effects especially on the people living in communities where minerals are found. This paper tries to identify and assess the impacts and effects of illegal mining (galamsey). The main impacts identified are on economic activities, health, social life and employment while the effects include those on economic activities, health, social life, environment, agriculture ...

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

2018-4-1  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 impacts of mining activities in Ghana. The paper mainly focused on the mining activities in Prestea in the western region of the country. The data

Review of Environmental and Health Impacts of

2018-3-1  The review was conducted in two stages. In the first stage, articles were retrieved via online Scopus database searching. The following keywords and combinations of keywords were used: Ghana, mining, community, health, environment and impact. Articles were limited to those that were published in English-language journals.

Analysis of the environmental impacts of illegal trade in ...

2018-9-4  The most documented environmental impact directly attributed to ITW is the decline in population size of iconic target species, for example tigers, now driven to the brink of extinction as a result of growing international demand for their parts and derivatives. Poaching and illegal harvesting methods can

Studies On The Impact Of Bauxite Mining Activities On ...

2015-4-17  Mining (DGM). Extensive review of literature was also carried out. Results and discussion:-It is evident from the study that the current mining activity is grossly detrimental to the environment in the ecosensitive W estern Ghats. The major thr eats of mining are

Impact of alluvial artisanal and small-scale gold mining ...

2015-9-4  Impact of alluvial artisanal and small-scale gold mining in the Madre de Dios River Basin, Peru: total mercury levels in human and farmed fish populations . by . Aubrey L. Langeland . A thesis submitted . in partial fulfillment of the requirements . for the degree of . Master of Science (Natural Resources and Environment) at the University of ...

Mining and biodiversity: key issues and research

2018-12-5  2. The many ways mining activities impact biodiversity. Mining affects biodiversity at multiple spatial scales (site, landscape, regional and global) through direct (i.e. mineral extraction) and indirect processes (via industries supporting mining operations, and external stakeholders who gain access to biodiversity-rich areas as the result of mining).

Ten Years of REDD+: A Critical Review of the Impact of ...

The Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation program, or REDD+, has been the international community’s first real attempt to create a global forest governance system which would impact countries on national, regional and even local scales. This paper provides an in-depth analysis on the impact of REDD+ on forest-dependent communities.

A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF BOTSWANA AND ZAMBIA

2021-3-26  THE SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACT OF MINING: A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF BOTSWANA AND ZAMBIA. iii ABSTRACT Mining is an activity that many African countries depend on, and Africa’s export-oriented mining and quarrying is driven primarily by

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