Our Changing Environment and Development

Edited by Prof. Jacinta A. Opara

Metropolitan International University Press. ISBN 978-9970-9670-0-1(Print);978-9970-9670-1-8 (Online)

Impact of Insurgency on Environment Resources in North-East Nigeria
Japhet E. Yerima and Ishaku Hamidu
Water Pollution: Causes, Effects and Its Control Measures
Azubuike Adams
Temporal Analysis of the Impact of Temperature on Malaria Transmission on Malaria Transmission in Kafanchan Town in Northern Nigeria
Bonoh Friday, Joyce Adams and Bege I Adon
Prevalence of Schistosoma Haematobium Infection among Primary School Children Aged Years in Auyo Town in Northern Nigeria
M. Abdulkadir and U.A. Ahmed
Globalization and Conflict in Africa: Insights from the Niger Delta Crisis
Preye Kuro Inokoba and Alalibo Sinikiem Johnson
Ecological Adaptation to Aquatic Life
Azubuike Adams
Land Tenure Systems in Sub-Saharan Africa and Its Implications for Access and Benefit-Sharing of Biodiversity
Ayodele A. Adewole
Socioeconomic, Cultural and Environmental Baseline Assessment of Kano Industrial Layout
Uzonu Ikenna Ugonna
Comparative Study on Solid Wastes Composition and Generation in Selected Hotels in Nigeria
M.U. Chikwendu., U.I.Uchendu and C. Kanu
Appraisal of Suitability of River Rido for Agricultural Use in Kaduna, Nigeria
Buggu Louis Tizhe, Abenu, Abigail and Funmilayo Alfa Yusufu
Environmental Degradation and Sustainable Livelihoods in Northern Nigeria
D. Mohammed and B. Dahiru
Access to Safe Water and Sanitation among Theigalas in the North Central Nigeria
E. Alaba Dare
Impact of Biochemical Terrorism on Ecology and Human Health (A Geographical Study)
Prakash Vir Singh Spatial
Dimensions of Household Water Insecurity in Minna Metropolis
R.O.Sallau., U.F.Panti., K. Dangana.; Yakubu Ishaku Bashir; O.O. Olubadewo
Impact of Land Pollution on the Wellbeing of Neighbourhoodsin Minna, Nigeria
Christopher I. Abdul; Ayuba Philip; E. A. Macaulay and Andrew E. Adejoh
Ecological Impacts and Effects of Land Reclamation in Laba and Keita Districts
M. Atiku; O.A. Liman; I. Umar., and D. P. Gwimmi
Determination of Soils Erodibility Factor (K) for Selected Sites in Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic Zaria Samaru Kataf Campus Kaduna State
Alhassan Yahaya, Aboshio Nehemiah and Elkanah Samuel Yayock
Heavy Metal Assessments (Pb and Cu) of Municipal Sewage Sludge in Maiduguri Being a Substitute of Inorganic Fertilizer
F. Abba Mani., I.Z.Talha., and M.Y. Kundili
Biodiversity and Growth Pattern of Some Selected Fish Species in River Galma and Kubanni Reservoir, Kadauna State, Nigeria
C. Bamaiyi.,E.O.Ogbe.,N. Daniel.,M.T. Mohammed.,F. Adah. and M.Y. Abubakar
Risk Assessment from Catchment to Consumers as Framed in Water Safety Plans: A Study from Maiduguri Water Treatment Plant, North East Nigeria
Mohammed Mustapha, M.K.C. Sridhar., A.O. Coker;Ayotunde Ajayi and Abubakar Suleiman
The Arts of Waste to Wealth: Towards Environmental Sustainability in Nigeria
Archibong Bassey Bassey and Roseline William Akpan
Environmental Pollution and Health Issues: A Proactive Approach to Environmental Sustainability in Contemporary Society
Stephen Segun Akerele and Grace Olohiomeru Ikhioya
Modelling Inland Water Quality using GIS of Powai Lake
A. Usman
Sustainability of Waste Management
J.A. Opara;Nicholas. E. Okwodu and Usman Kibon
Geospatial Tools and Forest Resources Management in Bauchi of North Eastern Nigeria
A.K.Usman, A.H. Abdullahi and J.A. Opara
Water Quality Index of Powai Lake
A. Usman, B. M. Modu, F. M. Adam and Ajay D. Nakhawa
Estimation of Aquifer Hydraulic Conductivity using Statistical Grain Size Analysis on the Flood plain of Imburu/Ngbalang Numan, Adamawa State, Nigeria
B.A. Ankidawa, I.A. Kwami and S. Ajimati
Design and Size Estimation of a Stand-Alone Solar Photovoltaic (SPV) System for a 1000 Watts SPV-Powered Electric Water Boiler under Yola Climate, North-East Nigeria
Ndenah Markus Linah; Osita Chukwudi Meludu; Joseph Aidan and Moses Elisha Kundwal
Deforestation, Global Warming and Climate Change in Nigeria
Excellence Akeredolu
Environmental Impacts of Emerging Contaminants: Sources, Fate and Effect of Pesticides in the Environment
W.A. Gin and W. K. Joshua
Spatio-Temporal Distribution of Heavy Metals, Soil Microbial Enzymes and their Relationship around Bompai Industrial Area
Mansur Abdul Mohammed
Biodiversity: Importance, Threats and Conservation
Audu Habu
Vegetation Cover Dynamics in the Dry land of Northwestern Nigeria
Muhammad Nuraddeen Danjuma and Ibrahim Yakubu
Digging the Environmental Resources with Soil Survey: Concept, Objectives, Types, Stages and Uses
S. Usman., A. Nabayi., I. Hamisu, and A.S.Abdullahi
Impact of Climate Change on Natural Systems
Robert Walpole Nwanguma
Environmental Pollutants and Toxicants: Effects and Eliminations for Better Tolerance by People in a Community
Osagiede Isoken Florence and Agbonlahor Nafisa Loveth
Reflections on Off-Grid Hydrokinetic Energy Potential and Rural Development in Nigeria
Salau Wahab
A Geographical Perspective of Resource Management
Anthony Ikhide Osawe
Environmental Toxicology and Pollution: Issues and Challenges
Garba Barde Bate
Role of Health Education in Prevention, Mitigation and Adaptation to Climate Change and Global Warming
Olufemi O. Kalesanwo and Adejoke F. Jaiyeoba
Air Pollution in Nigeria: A Review of the Causes, Effects, Control and Management
T. O.Sogbanmu., K. O. Sobowale., O. C. Dopemu., O. V. Togun., O. T. Afolabi, and I. M. Magami
Environmental Management Strategies: Principles and Challenges
Felicia E. Uwakwe and Assumpta U. Ugenyi
Assessment of the Implementation of the Environmental Management Plan of the Gurara Multi-Purpose Dam in Nigeria
Ahmed Yero Bello, T. A Ogah and J.I Magaji
Isolation of Fungi Population in Commercially Smoked Fishes from Markets in Ado Metropolis
Akomolede Olumide Olawole and Onifade Olajumoke Evelyn