International Journal of Environmental Monitoring and Analysis

Volume 7, Issue 5, October 2019

  • Landscaping of Residential Estates as a Mitigation Measure to Reduce Carbon Dioxide and Temperature Levels in Inner Ibadan City, Nigeria

    Tejumola Adesoye, Mynepalli Kameswara Chandra Sridhar, Akinwale Oladotun Coker, Mumuni Adejumo Mumuni Adejumo

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 5, October 2019
    Pages: 93-102
    Received: 18 June 2019
    Accepted: 12 August 2019
    Published: 29 September 2019
    Abstract: This study assessed the spatial distribution of carbon dioxide emanation in selected residential estates and the impact of landscaping in reducing their levels in Ibadan metropolis. The study was carried out in high, medium and low commercial activity areas characterized by population density and traffic congestion within Ibadan city. CO2 concentra... Show More
  • Heavy Metal Pollution Index of Surface Water and Groundwater Around Tongon Mine (Côte d’Ivoire)

    Kagbagnan Kone, Kouakou Adjoumani Rodrigue, Konan Edmond Kouassi, Kopoin Adouby

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 5, October 2019
    Pages: 103-111
    Received: 1 October 2019
    Accepted: 28 October 2019
    Published: 12 November 2019
    Abstract: Water is a valued resource, which is increasingly being threatened by mining activity. Monitoring of surface water and groundwater quality around gold mine is essential in terms of heavy metals and toxic substances. The northern zone of Côte d’Ivoire where located Tongon is a highly mineralised zone, with extensive mining of gold. The quality of wa... Show More