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Inland Sand Winning In Ghana

‘Winning The Sand And Losing Fisheries ... - Modern Ghana

2016-10-21  The legal or institutional framework under which sand winning takes place in Ghana and the Ga districts in particular is defined by the following laws--the Minerals and Mining Law PNDCL 153, as amended by Act 475, Small Scale Mining Law PNDCL 218, Sand Winning and Stone Quarrying Bye-Laws and Environmental Assessment Regulations Law LI 1652.

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Losing Aquatic Matter Through Sand Winning in ... - News

2016-10-21  The legal or institutional framework under which sand winning takes place in Ghana and the Ga districts in particular is defined by the following laws–the Minerals and Mining Law PNDCL 153, as ...

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Sand winning in Dormaa as an interlocking of livelihood ...

2015-4-11  With a qualitative case study of sand winning in the Dormaa Municipality and Dormaa East district in midwestern Ghana, the article shows strategic ways landowners and sand vendors pursue and legitimise their livelihood, and in the process bring about interaction between a tax regime on sand winning and the customary property rights regime of ...

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Application of Ecological Modernisation in Sand

2021-9-13  GJDS, Vol. 17, No. 2, October, 2020 2 Ghana Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 17 (2) Keywords : Sand Winning, Concretisation, Ecological Modernisation, Tipper ruck, Tamale INTRODUCTION Global development is characterised by the number of people living in urbanised areas. Urban population of the world increased from 30% in the 1950s to 55% in the

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THE SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACT OF SAND WINNING IN

2003-5-27  the socio-economic impact of sand winning in the ga districts this dissertation is submitted to the institute of statistical social and economic

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Sand Winning Galamsey Hits Aflao News Ghana

2021-3-21  EPA, Dist. Assembly ‘Oversee’ Illegal Exportation Of Sand From Ghana To Togo There are intensive activities of illegal sand winning/mining activities in

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Causes and Effects of Coastal Sand Mining in Ghana

Sand mining has been widely observed in inland and coastal waters with profound effects on entire aquatic ecosystems (Newell et al., 1998;Wu et al., 2007; Mensah, 2010). It

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Causes and Effects of Coastal Sand Mining in Ghana ...

2002-12-19  The construction sector in the coastal areas of Ghana relies heavily on coastal sand and pebbles in the building of houses, bridges and roads. Its contribution to Ghana’s industrial output has increased from 17.4 per cent in 1986 to 20.8 per cent in 1993. However, the process of sand mining has accelerated coastal environmental degradation to ...

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The ecological effects of beach sand mining in Ghana

2015-8-1  However, extraction of sand is widespread along many developing nations' beaches destroying the ecosystem services the area provides. This study assessed the ecological impacts of beach sand mining on three beaches in the Central Region of Ghana over a four month period, using ghost crabs as a biological indicator.

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Causes and Effects of Coastal Sand Mining in Ghana ...

2002-12-19  The construction sector in the coastal areas of Ghana relies heavily on coastal sand and pebbles in the building of houses, bridges and roads. Its contribution to Ghana’s industrial output has increased from 17.4 per cent in 1986 to 20.8 per cent in 1993. However, the process of sand mining has accelerated coastal environmental degradation to ...

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Application of Ecological Modernisation in Sand

2021-9-13  GJDS, Vol. 17, No. 2, October, 2020 2 Ghana Journal of Development Studies, Vol. 17 (2) Keywords : Sand Winning, Concretisation, Ecological Modernisation, Tipper ruck, Tamale INTRODUCTION Global development is characterised by the number of people living in urbanised areas. Urban population of the world increased from 30% in the 1950s to 55% in the

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‘Winning The Sand And Losing Fisheries ... - Modern Ghana

2016-10-21  The legal or institutional framework under which sand winning takes place in Ghana and the Ga districts in particular is defined by the following laws--the Minerals and Mining Law PNDCL 153, as amended by Act 475, Small Scale Mining Law PNDCL 218, Sand Winning and Stone Quarrying Bye-Laws and Environmental Assessment Regulations Law LI 1652.

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Sand Winning and Land Degradation: Perspective of ...

2017-5-18  Also, 76% disagree that sand winning increases mosquitoes and malaria cases. However, 84% agree that sand winning is a profitable business. Key words: sand winning, land degradation, farm land, Wa, Ghana 1. Introduction As a process of land degradation, sand winning destroys the soil profile, damages soil surface configuration and

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Sand Winning Galamsey Hits Aflao News Ghana

2021-3-21  EPA, Dist. Assembly ‘Oversee’ Illegal Exportation Of Sand From Ghana To Togo There are intensive activities of illegal sand winning/mining activities in

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Ghana: Estate Development, Sand Winning Affecting ...

2021-12-10  Ghana: Estate Development, Sand Winning Affecting Agriculture in Ga South Municipality - MCE. 10 December 2021. Ghanaian Times (Accra) By

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GhIG calls for legal backing to regulate practice of ...

2021-12-29  Sand winning in the River Basins are renewable and environmentally friendly whilst winning sand from the inland is finite, destructive and at a

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ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE OF PUPILS IN SAND WINNING

Owusu, E. E., Dwomoh, G. (2012). The impact of illegal mining on the Ghanaian youth: Evidence from Kwaebibirem District in Ghana. Research on Humanities and Social Sciences, 2(6), 86-92. Peprah, K. (2013). Sand winning and land degradation: Perspective of indigenous sand winners of Wa, Ghana Journal of Environment and Earth Science, 3(14 ...

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Causes and Effects of Coastal Sand Mining in Ghana ...

2002-12-19  The construction sector in the coastal areas of Ghana relies heavily on coastal sand and pebbles in the building of houses, bridges and roads. Its contribution to Ghana’s industrial output has increased from 17.4 per cent in 1986 to 20.8 per cent in 1993. However, the process of sand mining has accelerated coastal environmental degradation to ...

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The ecological effects of beach sand mining in Ghana

2015-8-1  However, extraction of sand is widespread along many developing nations' beaches destroying the ecosystem services the area provides. This study assessed the ecological impacts of beach sand mining on three beaches in the Central Region of Ghana over a four month period, using ghost crabs as a biological indicator.

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(PDF) The effects of sand mining on rural communities

2022-1-6  The construction sector in the coastal areas of Ghana relies heavily on coastal sand and pebbles in the building of houses, bridges and roads. Its contribution to Ghana's industrial output has ...

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(PDF) Sand Winning and Land Degradation: Perspective of ...

However, 84% agree that sand winning is a profitable business. Key words: sand winning, land degradation, farm land, Wa, Ghana 1. Introduction As a process of land degradation, sand winning destroys the soil profile, damages soil surface configuration and changes topography of the land (Mehta et al., 2007).

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Illegal, unregulated sand-winning in Volta River soars ...

2021-7-5  Illegal sand-winning in Ghana’s water-bodies is on the rise at the beaches, with the current situation escalating along the banks of the Volta River. Some towns along the river, particularly Bator, Asutsuare, Akuse Dam, Dodi Island and Mepe Adzigo, have been experiencing the most negative impacts of this menace in relation to environmental degradation – []

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Illegal mining and sand winning; threat on farmlands and ...

2020-2-21  A GNA feature by Mildred Siabi-Mensah Takoradi, Feb.20, GNA – Illegal mining and sand winning practices have caused serious adverse economic social and ecological impact on productive farmlands, degradation of vegetative cover, pollution of water bodies, destruction of landscape among other destructions. General Impact Also, the activities have caused the

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Sand winning causing water challenges ... - Prime News

2017-12-11  This is the assessment of Steven Ndebugri, Northern Regional Chief Manager of the Ghana Water Company Limited, GWCL, who added that the increased sand winning activities upstream of the river through the use of excavators had left it dwindled in size, and it contained a lot of dissolved particles, which meant a high cost of producing water as more chemicals are

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Causes and Effects of Coastal Sand Mining in Ghana ...

Sand mining is a type of open-cast mining that provides material for the construction sector in Ghana. The construction sector in the coastal areas of Ghana relies heavily on coastal sand and pebbles in the building of houses, bridges and roads. Its contribution to Ghana’s industrial output has increased from 17.4 per cent in 1986 to 20.8 per cent in 1993.

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(PDF) The effects of sand mining on rural communities

2022-1-6  The construction sector in the coastal areas of Ghana relies heavily on coastal sand and pebbles in the building of houses, bridges and roads. Its contribution to Ghana's industrial output has ...

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The ecological effects of beach sand mining in Ghana

However, extraction of sand is widespread along many developing nations' beaches destroying the ecosystem services the area provides. This study assessed the ecological impacts of beach sand mining on three beaches in the Central Region of Ghana over a four month period, using ghost crabs as a biological indicator.

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MINERALS COMMISSION - Ghana

2018-4-15  the Ghana Revenue Authority (Domestic Tax Division) and about 6% of GDP. Large-scale mining and the Mine Support Services sub-sector employs about 27,000 people, whilst it is estimated that over 1,000,000 people are engaged in the small-scale gold, diamonds, sand winning, quarry and salt industries.

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What is sand winning? - Answers

2017-11-10  Sand winning refers to the gathering and carrying away of parts of the solid earth such as sand and gravel as raw material for construction of roads and buildings. The term seems to be restricted ...

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Sand Gravel Suppliers - Yellow Pages Ghana

Look for business addresses and locations in Ghana. 10 listings of Sand Gravel Suppliers on Yellow Pages Ghana. Find locations and telephone numbers of

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