International Journal of Environmental Monitoring and Analysis

Volume 4, Issue 6, December 2016

  • The Relations Between Concentration of Iron and the pH Ground Water (Case Study Zulfi Ground Water)

    Nagwa Ibrahim Mohammed Ibrahim

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 6, December 2016
    Pages: 140-145
    Received: 2 October 2016
    Accepted: 7 November 2016
    Published: 29 November 2016
    Abstract: The contamination of groundwater has major complications on the environment and can pose serious threat to agriculture and human health. However metals like magnesium, calcium, iron and manganese are necessary to sustain the vital plants function in trace amounts. Therefore World Health Organization has approved the treatment of water if concentrat... Show More
  • Partial Rootzone Drying Irrigation Increase Root Surface Area, Root Hydraulic Conductivity and Water Use Efficiency in Maize

    Wang Zhenchang, Yu Xiaofei, Feng Liang, Zhu Jianbin

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 6, December 2016
    Pages: 146-153
    Received: 2 December 2016
    Published: 5 December 2016
    Abstract: Partial root-zone drying (PRD) is an effective water-saving irrigation method and the heterogeneous soil moisture distribution induced by the method may affect root activities, crop water use efficiency and participation of different part of organ. The effects of deficit irrigation (DI) and PRD on leaf and root surface areas, root hydraulic conduct... Show More
  • Environmental Implications of Flaring and Venting in Crude Oil and Natural Gas Production

    Stanley Ngene, Kiran Tota-Maharaj, Paul Eke, Colin Hills

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 6, December 2016
    Pages: 154-159
    Received: 17 October 2016
    Accepted: 8 November 2016
    Published: 16 December 2016
    Abstract: It is believed that production of crude oil and natural gas without flaring and venting is neither technically nor economically feasible. In the face of this challenge, it is pertinent to understand the technical, economic, environmental, and social effects of flaring and venting in the production of crude oil and natural gas. This paper is a revie... Show More
  • Unsustainable Management of Forests in Ghana from 1900-2010

    Ikpe Emmanuel Quacou

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 6, December 2016
    Pages: 160-166
    Received: 4 June 2016
    Accepted: 24 November 2016
    Published: 3 January 2017
    Abstract: Forests play important roles in maintaining and balancing the natural ecosystem. The high rates of deforestation in recent years however have become concerned for all governments all over the world. The high rates have resulted in a number of climatic changes such as global warming with its effects on the global environment giving rise to sea level... Show More
  • Assessment of the Water Quality, Some Trace Elements Content of Heritierafomes Fruits and Pneumatophores of Sundari After Oil Spill in Shela River at Sundarban, Bangladesh

    Md. Ziaul Amin, Ahsan Habib, Khairun Nafiz, A. M. Swaraz

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 6, December 2016
    Pages: 167-173
    Received: 18 November 2016
    Accepted: 14 December 2016
    Published: 16 January 2017
    Abstract: To assessment the effects on the ecosystem of Sundarbans a Mangrove Forest (SMF) in Bangladesh after oil spillages on 9th December 2014 into the shela river of Sundarbans, mainly focus on to determine the water quality and some trace elements content of Sundari (Heritierafomes) fruit and the aerial roots (pneumatophores) of Sundari. The water quali... Show More