Objectives of Kainji dam project

 The Kainji dam project is located in the northwestern part of Nigeria across the Niger river at Kainji. The project was opened in 1969 and lies in a remote, thinly populated, and very poor part of Nigeria. The dam is 66 meters high and 55 meters long and has produced a man-made lake behind it …

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Characteristics of nomadic herding

Nomadic pastoralism involves constant or seasonal movement or migration of nomads and their livestock (cattle, goats, sheep, donkeys, and camels) from one place to another in search of green pastures and water The following are characteristics of nomadic herding Seasonal movement of nomads and their livestock cattle are kept as sign of wealth large herd …

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5 Disadvantages of research

Research is the science and systematic way for searching in-depth information about certain geographical or social phenomena to reach a conclusion The following are disadvantages of research it consumes a lot of time hence the researcher can not do other things it is expensive to conduct research since sometimes it needs funds to hire research …

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Characteristics of intensive subsistence farming

Intensive subsistence farming is the growing of crops and rearing of animals on small scale for subsistence purpose for example growing cereal crops like cassava and beans for domestic consumption. it is mostly practised in less developed countries like Zambia and some parts of Asia. The following are characteristics of intensive subsistence farming they use …

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4 principles of prismatic compass surveying

Prismatic compass surveying is the method of surveying in which the direction of surveying lines and angular measurements are determined with a magnetic compass and the length of surveying lines are measured with a tape or chain. The following are principles of prismatic compass surveying Make sure that there is no magnetic materials to avoid …

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