Forestry and Environmental Management

Evaluation Of Phytochemical And Medicinal Potentials Of Bitter Cola (Garcinia Kola), Alligator Pepper (Aframomum melegueta) And Country ONION (Afrostyrax lepidophyllus)

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118 pages (24699 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Evaluation Of The Status And Sustainability Measures Of Urban Forestry: A Case Study Of Aba, Ohafia And Umuahia Metropolis In Abia State, Nigeria

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The study on Evaluation of the Status and Sustainability Measures of Urban Forestry. A Case Study of Aba, Ohafia and Umuahia metropolis in Abia State, Nigeria was undertaken, using the...

1 page (34142 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Comparative Assessment Of Noise Levels Across Selected Industries In Umuahia, Abia State, Nigeria.

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Noise pollution continues to grow and is accompanied by an increasing number of complaints including discomfort and irritation to people depending on its intensity, duration and...

72 pages (15934 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Comparative Assessment Of Goat Meat Quality Singed With Automobile Tyre And Firewood In Industrial Goat Market Ahiaeke, Lodu Ndume, Umuahia North, Abia State

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This study observed the concentration of selected heavy metals on nine (9) goat meat samples processed with three different methods (firewood singed, scrap tyres singed, and hotwater...

1 page (37343 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

The Hydrocarbon Biodegrading Activities Of Endogenous Bacteria Isolated From Soil Samples Of Ohiya Mechanic Village Umuahia, Abia State, Nigeria

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Indiscriminate discharge of hydrocarbon waste, such as spent engine oil (SEO) in the environment has become a major source of concern due to their impacts on humans and other...

110 pages (27043 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Melissopalynological Analysis Of Honey Produced By West African Honeybee (Apis Mellifera Adansonii Latereille ) In Selected Guinea Savanna States Of Nigeria

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Investigations were carried out on mellisopalynological analysis of honey produced by West African honeybee (Apis mellifera, Adansonii latereille) in selected guinea savanna states of...

1 page (25556 words) · Thesis · 8 months ago

Effects Of Pre-Germination Seed Treatments On The Germination And Early Seedling Growth Of Parkia Biglobosa (Jacg) R. Br. Ex G. Don) At Umudike, Nigeria

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A study on pre-germination treatment on the germination and early seedling growth of Parkia biglobosa of the tropical rainforest using various pre-germination treatment was conducted at the...

63 pages (10945 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 8 months ago

The State Of Floriculture On The Livelihood Of Rural Women In Ikwuano L.G.A. Of Abia State

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The study was conducted to investigate the effect of floriculture development on the livelihood of rural women in ikwuano L.G.A of  Abia state, Nigeria. The specific objectives were...

1 page (17727 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 8 months ago

Comparative Analysis Of Growth Characteristics And Chemical Composition Of Gnetum africanum And G. bulcholzianum In Natural And Plantation Forests, In Umudike, Nigeria

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The study investigated the growth characteristics and chemical composition of Gnetum africanum and G. bulcholzianum in different ecosystems in Nigeria lowland rainforest. The experiment...

1 page (20878 words) · Thesis · 8 months ago

Assessment Of Soil, Water, Plants And Ambient Air Quality Around Asphalt Plant Industries In Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria

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This study assessed  the Environmental  Impacts  of  Asphalt  Plant  Emission  in Three selected areas in Akwa Ibom State. The areas were Amitex Asphalt...

1 page (98907 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 8 months ago

Implications Of Urbanization On The City Settlement Of Umuahia, Abia State, Nigeria

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The implications of urbanization on the city settlement of Umuahia, Abia State Nigeria was studied to examine if infrastructural facilities, income and expenditure profile, rent paid on...

1 page (34300 words) · Thesis · 8 months ago

Distribution And Checklist Of Lepidopteran Fauna In Parts Of South-Eastern Nigeria And Observations On Aspects Of The Ecology Of Some Species

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Butterflies and moths are among the most common insect groups in tropical environments, but not much is known about their diversity and ecology in forest habitats such as in Nigeria. This...

188 pages (33673 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 8 months ago

Analysis Of Soil And Ground Water In The Proximity Of Hospital Waste Incinerator At Federal Medical Centre, Umuahia, Abia State, Nigeria

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The study was carried out by collecting soil samples, water samples and medical waste incinerator ash samples from the surroundings of Federal Medical Centre, Umuahia. These samples were...

95 pages (33931 words) · Thesis · 8 months ago

Determination Of Haemato-Toxicity And Histopathology Of Selected Agro-Pesticides (Basudyne And Carbofuran) In Albino Rats

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The injudicious and indiscriminate use of pesticides is a threat to not only the target organisms but to non-target organisms. This study determined the haemato-toxicity and histopathology...

112 pages (22951 words) · Thesis · 8 months ago

In-Vitro Assessment Of Chemical And Medicinal Properties Of Some Snail Slime And Honey Samples From Different Vegetation Zones Of Nigeria

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In vitro assessment of chemical and medicinal properties of some snail slime and honey samples from different vegetation zones of Nigeria was performed. The study was carried out in four...

1 page (27179 words) · Thesis · 8 months ago

Assessment Of Some Selected Heavy Metals In Sawdust, Soil And Plants At Timber Market, Umuahia, Abia State, Nigeria.

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The study assessed the physicochemical properties and heavy metals (chromium (Cr), zinc (Zn), cadmium (Cd), and copper (Cu)) levels in sawdust, soil and plants at Ahiaeke timber market,...

1 page (28226 words) · Thesis · 8 months ago

Socioeconomic Activities And Ecological Changes In The Mangroves Of The Coastal Areas Of Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria

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A study was conducted to investigate the ecological changes and socioeconomic activities in the coastal areas of Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria between February and August 2018, with the...

1 page (48860 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 8 months ago

Environmental Implications Of Earth Dam Development In Ishiagu, Ebonyi State, Nigeria

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Implications of dam development on soil, water, vegetation and socio-economic characteristics were investigated in the study. Soil studies involved collection of samples at 0-15cm and...

Thesis · 8 months ago

Status Of Homegardens In Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.

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 A study was conducted in the three agro-ecological (mangrove forest, freshwater swamp forest and lowland rainforest) zones in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria to identify the various...

160 pages (39771 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago

An Assessment Of Land Use Changes In Uyo Urban Area And Its Implications On The Environment

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Land use changes in Uyo Urban Area were analyzed using aerial photographs taken from 1969 — 2001 which use was complemented with the Quick bird satellite imagery for 2004. The objectives...

299 pages (63651 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago

Studies Of Plantain Based Ethno-Agroforestry In The Rainforest Ecosystem Of Southeastern Nigeria.

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The ethno-agroforestry practiced by farmers who grow plantain (Musa AAB, false horn) in rainforest ecosystems after clearing and burning of high forest vegetation in the Blase and Akamkpa...

173 pages (32224 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago

Relationships Of Lumber And Wood Waste Yields From Logs With Three Process Variables In A Horizontal Bandsawing Headrig Sawmill Type

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The relationship of lumber and wood waste yields from logs processed in a horizontal headrig sawmill type with three processing variables - log diameter size at level of 0.385± 0.550±...

145 pages (33519 words) · Thesis · 1 year ago

Impact Of Quarry-Dust And Rock Excavation On Vegetation And Slope In Isuikwuato Local Government Area, Abia State, Nigeria

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The reason for this staggering increase in world population  is simply that the number of people born is regularly higher than the number that (lies. due, to better sanitation,...

140 pages (31584 words) · Thesis · 1 year ago

Impact Of Quarry-Dust And Rock Excavation On Vegetation And Slope In Isukwuato Local Government Area, Abia State

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This studies were carried out at Ahaba. Amaba and Uturu in isuikwuato heir leaf areas were also compared. Samples of the quarry leaves were collected all(l analysed chemically. hurl...

140 pages (31584 words) · Thesis · 1 year ago

Form, Resistance To White And Brown Rot Fungi (Trametes Cingulata And Lentinus Lepideus Respectively) And Sapwood/Heartwood Contents Of Teak (Tectona Grandis) Poles From Trees Grown In Southern Nigeria

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Teak (Tectona grandis) plantations established in three locations (sites) in Southern Nigeria: Ukpom Bende Forest Reserve in Abia State (Site 1), Oban Forest Reserve in Cross River State...

261 pages (57623 words) · Thesis · 1 year ago
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