geology of otamiri river

Paul Udealor HSE Team Leader EnergeoDeesis Limited ...

Participated actively on Geological field mapping, Environmental impact Assessment of Otamiri River(Futo), the Physical and Biochemical Assessment of Otamiri River (Futo), Owerri. Federal University of Technology Owerri

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Landfill operations in the Niger delta region of Nigeria ...

May 01, 2004· Fig. 1 shows the selected site investigated covering about 25 ha in an area gently sloping (by about % average) eastwards towards the nearest Umuakuru community and Otamiri River about 3 km away. Otamiri River is a moderate to fast flowing, intensely meandering alluvial river with pockets of strong currents in some places. The Umuakuru community particularly uses this river for drinking ...

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JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL HYDROLOGY

of city growth on the Otamiri and Nworie water quality is reflected in the values of certain constituents (nitrates, magnesium and iron; Tables 1, 2, 3a and b ). Nitrate was mg/l in the Otamiri river (damsite) in 1984 but by 1997 it has risen to mg/l. The Nworie river ranges from mg/l upstream to mg/l downstream.

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ASSESSMENT OF THE CONTRIBUTIONS OF HYDROLOGIC CYCLE …

To understand how contamination of the River occurs, it is necessary to understand the contributions of the hydrologic cycle to the Rivers, the water quality along its profile from the confluence of Otamiri and Nworie River. Water bodies can be fully characterized by the three major components; hydrology, physicchemistry and biology.

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Sediment Yield of Otamiri River Using Geographical ...

Dec 24, 2019· The overall objective of this study is to quantify the effects of sediment yield on the Otamiri River, which ultimately affects the capacity of the River. The soil erosion rates for different land use and land cover scenarios in the River Basin will be predicted and the sediment yield at the intake of the Otamiri River estimated.

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Complete Project Work SlideShare

Dec 31, 2015· complete project work 1. application of geographic information system in mapping optimal site selection for solid waste collection point and disposal in new owerri, imo state by okeke chika m. 20081614735 a project submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of bachelor of technology () degree in geology department of geosciences school of science federal university ...

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Heavy metal analysis of Otamiri River in Imo state, South ...

Heavy metal analysis of Otamiri River in Imo state, SouthEastern Nigeria Volume 1 Issue 5 2017 Onyekuru SO, 1 Nwankwoala HO,2 Uzor I 1Department of Geosciences, Federal University of Technology, Nigeria 2Department of Geology, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria Correspondence: Nwankwoala HO, Department of Geology,

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Impact of urbanization on Nwaorie and Otamiri Rivers in ...

River Nwaorie was observed to be more impacted than River Otamiri. High values of iron observed from the study could be deleterious to human health if the river water is consumed ... in the southeastern Nigeria is made up of the tertiary geological formation succession. This is built on the coastal plain sand formation during the Miocene epoch ...

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The impacts of Njoku sawmill landfill on the water quality ...

The landfill is located within the drainage basin of the Otamiri River and its mean distance from the river is approximately 30 m. Some aspects of the geochemistry of the Otamiri River has been studied (Ahiarakwem, 2012; Ibe and Onu, 1999, Ananaba et. al., 1993, Uma, 1984). However, the impacts of the Njoku sawmill landfill on the

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Quality Study of Otamiri River Water Around the Vicinity ...

Project / Seminar Research Material on "Quality Study of Otamiri River Water Around the Vicinity of Umukoto Nekede Owerri Where Sand Minning is Carried Out"

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Microbial Assay of Otamiri River and Its Sediments in ...

But the present study identified and analysed both water samples and sediment samples for microbial constituents in Otamiri River. 2. Geology and Hydrogeology of the Study Area. The geology of the area shows that it is underlain by the Benin Formation which is an extensive stratigraphic unit in Southern Nigeria. The Benin Formation has variable ...

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A Preliminary Evaluation of Otamiri River Sands for the ...

**Department of Geology, University of Calabar, Calabar, Nigeria. Email goddyudom Code Number: ja05011. ABSTRACT: Grainsize distribution and chemical analyses were carried out on four sand samples randomly taken from the bank of Otamiri River around Chokocho and Umuanyaga, Etche Local Government Area, Rivers State. This was done to ...

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FACTORS IN THE MIGRATION OF HEAVY METALS IN THE OTAMIRI ...

Urban activities (transpiration, agricultural commercial, industrial) which generate significant heavy metal loadings were observed in the catchment of River Otamiri, a water supply source for Owerri metropolis. An investigation of the migration of heavy metals into River Otamiri through storm runoff was carried out in view of possible outfalls of these activities in the watershed on river ...

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List of rivers of Nigeria Wikipedia

This is a list of rivers of list is arranged by drainage basin and from west to east, with respective tributaries indented under each larger stream's name. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Rivers of Nigeria

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Otamiri River Wikipedia

The Otamiri River is one of the main rivers in Imo State, river takes its name from Ota Miri, a deity who owns all the waters that are called by his name, and who is often the dominating god of Mbari houses. The river runs south from Egbu past Owerri and through Nekede, Ihiagwa, Eziobodo, Olokwu Umuisi, Mgbirichi and Umuagwo to Ozuzu in Etche, in the Rivers State, from where it ...

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Science Publishing Group :: Articles

Physicochemical and Bacteriological Qualities of Otamiri River Water and Sediment in South Eastern Nigeria Okechi Reuben Nwoye, Chukwura Edna Ifeyinwa Pages: 1826 Published Online: Jun. 4, 2020 DOI: / ...

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Microbial Assay of Otamiri River and Its Sediments in ...

samples for microbial constituents in Otamiri River. 2. Geology and Hydrogeology of the Study Area The geology of the area shows that it is underlain by the Benin Formation (Figure 1) which is an extensive stratigraphic unit in Southern Nigeria. The Benin Formation …

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Heavy Metal Analysis of Otamiri River in Imo State ...

2Department of Geology, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria *Corresponding author: Nwankwoala HO, Department of Geology, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria, Tel: +234 (0) 803 672 3009; Email: nwankwoala_ho Abstract This study assesses the heavy metal concentration of Otamiri River in Imo State, Nigeria.

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(PDF) Drainage Morphology of Imo Basin in the Anambra ...

The study area lies within a hydrological basin named "Mbaise/Mbano watershed" by [3] and "Otamiri river subBasin or watershed" by [4]. The subbasin is drained by Rivers Mbaa, Otamiri ...

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Geospatial Assessment of Vegetation Degradation of ...

Otamiri River. The area presents a more or less dendritic pattern of drainage. The Otamiri River has the Oramiriukwa stream as its major tributary and at Nekede the Otamiri confluences with the Nworie River. The river is of great significance to the people of Ihiagwa as it serves as a source of water for domestic use, fishing, sand and gravel ...

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Evaluation of Otamiri River, Nworie River and Borehole ...

Project / Seminar Research Material on "Evaluation of Otamiri River, Nworie River and Borehole Water as Sources of Municipal Water Supply System."

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(PDF) Heavy Metal Analysis of Otamiri River in Imo State ...

2 Department of Geology, University of Port Harcourt, Nig eria ... Obodo GA (2002) Pollution estimates of river Nworie, Otamiri, Imo, Aba and Mbaa. The Physical Scientist 1: 2733.

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JASEM ISSN 11198362 Fulltext Available Online at J. Appl ...

**Department of Geology, University of Calabar, Calabar, Nigeria. Email goddyudom ABSTRACT: Grainsize distribution and chemical analyses were carried out on four sand samples randomly taken from the bank of Otamiri River around Chokocho and Umuanyaga, Etche Local Government Area, Rivers State.

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The interaction of human activities and geological ...

Hydrogeochemical map of Nwaore and Otamiri rivers, Owerri urban area. The interaction of human activities and geological The measured amount of dissolved components in the Otamiri river (8589 nag/l) is less then that inthe Nwaore stream (103112 mg/1).

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HYDROLOGIC CYCLE TO THE WATER QUALITY PROFILE

ASSESSMENT OF THE CONTRIBUTIONS OF HYDROLOGIC CYCLE TO THE WATER QUALITY PROFILE OF OTAMIRI RIVER Since the beginning of concern over the possible consequen

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THE CONTRIBUTIONS OF HYDROLOGIC CYCLE TO WATER QUALITY

The assessment of the contribution of hydrologic cycle to the water quality of Otamiri, River was assessed physically, chemically, and biologically. The method of data collection was by primary data sources, while the results gotten from the test are the secondary sample.

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Relation of Ground‐Water Quality to Land Use on Long ...

Geological Survey, 810 Bear Tavern Road, West Trenton, New Jersey 08628. Search for more papers by this author. ... Influence of Landuse Patterns on Otamiri River, Owerri and Urban Quality of Life, Pakistan Journal of Nutrition, /, 10, 11, (10531057), (2011).

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Constituents Budget of Njaba River at Okwudor

Department of Geology, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, 1526 Abstract The constituent budget of Njaba River at Okwudor was undertaken to understand the loading rate of constituents over a period of time (20112019). Water samples were obtained at equal distances of 2 km along the stretch of the River.

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Effects of Anthropogenic Activities on Nworie and Otamiri ...

This human activity is most predominant in river Otamiri flowing through Federal University of Technology, Owerri. There are notable changes on the river bank as a result of mass movement. As shown in the figure is a part of the bank of the Otamiri River, which is subject agents of denudation as a result of farming.

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STUDY ON WATER QUALITY PARAMETERS AND BENTHIC FAUNA ...

Free project topics, ideas, subjects and final year research materials ABSTRACT The study on the physicchemical parameters and benthic fauna diversity of Otamiri River, Nigeria was carried out from June to December 2015.

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Application of Soil Quality Morphological Index in ...

The study site is the Otamiri River floodplain at Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Nigeria, lying between latitudes 5°20!" and 5°25!"N and longitudes 7°00! " and 7°05! "E.

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ASSESSMENT OF THE CONTRIBUTIONS OF HYDROLOGIC CYCLE …

The assessment of the contribution of hydrologic cycle to the water quality of Otamiri, River was assessed physically, chemically, and biologically. The method of data collection was by primary data sources, while the results gotten from the test are the secondary sample.

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Erosion Sensitivity Assessment of Communities in Owerri ...

The Otamiri River is joined by the Nworie River at Nekede in Owerri, a river about km in length. The climate of Imo State is typically humid and its vegetation is tropical rain forest. Owerri has its max temperature as °C and min temperature as °C, its highest and lowest rainfall was recorded as 19 and 2mm respectively for 2012.

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Heavy metal analysis of Otamiri River in Imo state, South ...

Aug 23, 2017· The Otamiri River is of great economic significance to the people of the communities where it passes and it serves as a source of domestic water for those that do not have boreholes. 7 For example, tanker drivers go and collect water from the river around the Egbu axis of the river. Sand and gravel mining is going on along the river channel from the Nekede axis down to as far as Umuagwo.

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