International Journal of Environmental Monitoring and Analysis

Volume 10, Issue 1, February 2022

  • Mapping of Indices of Slum and Informal Housing Development in Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria

    Adedeji Adeyemi Adewumi, Asimiyu Mohammed Junaid, Lekan Mohammed Sanni

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, February 2022
    Pages: 1-9
    Received: Dec. 13, 2021
    Accepted: Jan. 04, 2022
    Published: Mar. 04, 2022
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    Abstract: Slums and informal housing developments in Akure are growing at an unprecedented rate. It is on this basis that this work sets out to map out the indices of slum and informal housing development in Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria. High-resolution satellite data, as well as primary and secondary data, were used in the study. Based on collected data, ArcG... Show More
  • Assessment of Total Hydrocarbon Soil Content of Rhizophora mangle and Nypa fruticans at Onne and Eagle Island

    Amadi Noble, Gbosidom Victor Lebura, Worlu Adedoyin Anike

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, February 2022
    Pages: 10-15
    Received: Jan. 20, 2022
    Accepted: Feb. 15, 2022
    Published: Mar. 09, 2022
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    Abstract: The assessment of total hydrocarbon soil (THC) content of Rhizophora mangle and Nypa fruticans was investigated. Plant part of the studied plants (leaves, root, and stem) were collected from the studied forest. In each study area a 20 x 20m plot was delineated. Within each plot 10 trees were sampled randomly using stratified systematic analyzed sam... Show More
  • Rainfall Trend and Variability Analysis in Borana Pastoral Lowland Areas: The Case of Yabello and Eel-wayye Station, Southern Ethiopia

    Gelgelo Wako Duba

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, February 2022
    Pages: 16-25
    Received: Jan. 25, 2022
    Accepted: Feb. 24, 2022
    Published: Mar. 09, 2022
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    Abstract: Dry lands are traditionally used and managed by a pastoralist, characterized by variable precipitation, climate variability and water scarcity. Change in rainfall trend and variability’s lead to severe production deficit and decline the balance between pasture and livestock on which pastoral livelihood depends on. The study was undertaken to assess... Show More