SUSTAINABLE MINING

HERE YOU WILL GAIN KNOWLEDGE ON SUSTAINABLE MINING AND YOU WILL LEARN THE FOLLOWING
TYPES OF MINING INDUSTRIES
TYPES AND DISTRIBUTION OF MINING REGIONS IN THE WORLD
MAJOR TYPES OF MINERALS FOUND IN THE WORLD
MINING REGIONS IN THE WORLD MAP AND THE TYPE OF MINERAL EXTRACTED
VARIOUS WAYS OF MINING
WAYS OF PROCESSING DIFFERENT TYPES OF MINERALS
ECONOMIC IMPORTANCE OF MINING TO THE ECONOMY OF TANZANIA
EFFECTS OF MINING TO THE ENVIRONMENT
WAYS OF MINIMIZING EFFECTS OF MINING ON ENVIRONMENT

Diamond mining in Tanzania mwadui

DIAMOND MINING IN TANZANIA (MWADUI)

Diamonds are mined at Williamson Diamond mines at Mwadui located 27km from Shinyanga town. Formation of diamond The diamonds at Mwadui are found in a Kimberlite rock which was formed in an intrusive rock of Magma which solidified in a Vent or pipe to form a volcanic plug. Later, this intrusion was exposed by erosion. …

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Importance of mining industry to East Africa

Importance of mining to East Africa

Mining is the extraction of natural resources from the earth’s crust for economical use Importance of mining to East Africa Governments earn foreign exchange used for national development through the exportation of minerals to other countries. Governments earn revenue by taxing the workers within the mining sector used for the development of infrastructure e.g. roads. …

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three yellow excavators near front end loader

MINING ACTIVITIES IN AFRICA

Mining is the act, process, or industry of extracting ores, coal, and other minerals from mines. MINING IN SOUTH AFRICA South Africa is one of the world’s richest countries in terms of mineral wealth It has the largest reserves of gold, manganese, platinum, chromium and vanadium The four minerals which have contributed to the development …

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Form two geography syllabus

Form two Geography syllabus

1.  Agriculture Small  scale agricultureLarge scale agricultureLivestock keeping    i.  Pastoralism    ii. Sedentary livestock keeping   iii. Commercial Livestock keeping   2. WATER MANAGEMENT FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Uses of Water.Tapping water for Hydro-Electric Power projects.River basin Development Projects.Land Reclamation.Tapping underground water for irrigation in deserts and semi deserts. Exploiting other water resources. Water Conservation.   3. EXPLOITATION OF FOREST RESOURCES Types of forestry …

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