Geology of Ngbo Area

Geology of Ngbo Area   Introduction Ngbo and its environs are part of the sediments of Ezeaku formation in southeastern Nigeria. It has four lithologies of laminated black shale, Siltstone, bioturbated sandstone, and limestone units in order of oldest to the youngest. Ngbo and it’s environs was studied using surface geological mapping with the major […]

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heavy metal distribution in sediment of akpabuyo stream

heavy metal distribution in sediment of akpabuyo stream, cross river basin southeastern nigeria LITERATURE REVIEW Although much work on heavy metal distribution in sediments has not been documented here in Akpabuyo, but has been carried out on Cross River State with little attention paid to their distribution in surface water around the globe, few available […]

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Geology and Hydrochemical Evaluation of Surface Water Resources in Enyigba and Environs

Geology and Hydrochemical Evaluation of Surface Water Resources in Enyigba and Environs Introduction Surface Water:Enyigba district is located in Ikwo local Government area of Ebonyi State. The geology of Enyigba is an important part of the geology of Abakaliki and environs. Enyigba is located in the Southern tip of the Benue Trough within the Abakaliki […]

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Geology of Agbani Area in Enugu State of Southeastern Nigeria.

Geology of Agbani Area in Enugu State of Southeastern Nigeria. This project work is on the geology of Agbani area in Enugu state of Southeastern Nigeria. Emphasis is laid on the rock types underlying area, the rock formation, structures, compositions and possible deformations on the rocks. Field work was planned (literatures search, map assembly and […]

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Geology and Foraminifera Analysis of Ikem Shale and Its Environs

Geology and Foraminifera Analysis of Ikem Shale and Its Environs Introduction Ikem and its environment which is located within the Anambra basin and have shale as one of its major lithostratigraphic units. The use of foraminifera analysis and palynological data in the lithologic unit of Ikem shale has helped in determining the paleoenvironment. The result […]

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Geology And Hydrogeochemical Evaluation Of Groundwater Resources

Geology And Hydrogeochemical Evaluation Of Groundwater Resources Of Amachara And Its Environs Introduction Geology:The study area Amachara and its environs is located between Latitude 6º30′ and 6ºand Longitude 8º and 8º10¹ E. It lies within the Southern extension of the Benue Trough, Southeastern Nigeria. This research work comprises the study of the geology and hydrogeochemical […]

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Geology of the Abakaliki Urban and the Physical Properties of Soils around Selected Dumpsite

Geology of the Abakaliki Urban and the Physical Properties of Soils around Selected Dumpsite in Abakaliki Area Introduction Open waste dumpsite is a land disposal site at which wastes are disposed off in a manner that does not protect the environment over the past few decades. The site is usually susceptible to open burning, and […]

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Geology of Ezzamgbo and Its Environs

Geology of Ezzamgbo and Its Environs Introduction Location, Extent and Accessibility The study area encompasses Ezzamgbo and its environs in Ohaukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi State. The area is bounded by Longitudes 7°55’E-8°00’E and Latitudes 6°20’IM-6°25’N. The map area is located at the North-western part of Abakaliki town as seen from the map of […]

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Geology and Fossil Analysis of Amangwu Shale

Geology and Fossil Analysis of Amangwu Shale Introduction Amangwu and its environment which is located within the Afikpo syncline have shale as one of its lithostraigraphic units. The use of fossil analysis and palynological data in the lithologic unit of Amangwu shale has helped in determining paleoenvironment. The result from seven (7) observed outcrop samples […]

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Geology of Uturu and Its Environs

Geology of Uturu and Its Environs Paleo-Environmental Analysis of Ajali Sandstone Outcropping In Uturu and Its Environs. Introduction Locations, extent and accessibility The project covers Uturu and its environs. The study area lies between longitude 7° 25 E-7°30`E and latitude 5°48` N-5°55`N. It is traversed by the major road from Afikpo to Okigwe and Uturu-Isiukwuato […]

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