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Environmental problems caused by mining activities in East africa

Environmental problems caused by mining activities in East Africa

Mining is the extraction of natural resources from the earth’s crust for economic use The following Environmental problems caused by mining Mining also leads to destruction of land which could have been used for agriculture e.g. by depositing rock debris after rock blasts. Mining also leads to swamp reclamation hence destructing the water cycle e.g. …

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Factors facing mining sector in East Africa

Factors that have favoured mining sector in east Africa

Mining is the extraction of natural resources from the earth’s crust for economic use. Types of minerals found in East Africa Metallic minerals These include iron ore, gold cobalt, copper, tin, wolfram, tungsten, zinc, manganese e.t.c. Non-metallic minerals These include; petroleum, phosphates, soda ash, sand, clay, gypsum, mica, water, coal, e.t.c Factors that have favoured …

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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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Factors that influence the development of the mining sector

7 factors that influence the development of the mining sector

Mining is the extraction of valuable minerals or other geological materials from the earth from an ore body, lode, vein, seam, or reef, which forms the mineralized package of economic interest to the miner. The following are factors that influence the development of mining sector: Availability of capital to be invested in mining Nature of …

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