International Journal of Environmental Protection and Policy

Volume 10, Issue 4, July 2022

  • Analysis of Heavy Metal Content in Soil Peripheral Along Lagos-Ibadan Railway Route, South West, Nigeria

    Ogunyemi Kayode Micheal, Henry Sawyer Olawale

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 4, July 2022
    Pages: 73-79
    Received: Jun. 15, 2022
    Accepted: Jun. 27, 2022
    Published: Jul. 13, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijepp.20221004.11
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    Abstract: In Nigeria, considering the period of passive functioning of railway transport along Ibadan - Lagos route but there is still notable commercial activities at each terminal and the agricultural activities along the route closed to the railway track continue increasing and with the recent reopening/construction of new rail. As such, the study aimed t... Show More
  • Elicitation Format Effects on Welfare Estimates of Riparian Habitat Protection in Kenya

    Esther Machana Magembe, Hilary Kabiru Ndambiri, Jared Isaboke Mose

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 4, July 2022
    Pages: 80-91
    Received: Jun. 13, 2022
    Accepted: Jul. 06, 2022
    Published: Jul. 28, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijepp.20221004.12
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    Abstract: Despite the values associated with riparian habitats (RH), in Nairobi County these habitats are under pressure from human activities such as: - urban farming, informal settlements and dumping of solid wastes. Recently, the Kenyan National Environmental Management Authority (NEMA) demolished structures along RH to promote their health. The intervent... Show More
  • Research on Environmental Geophysical Methods in Geological Hazards Monitoring

    Zhang Yiran, Ma Xuanlong, Quan Haoli, Zeng Hesheng, Chen Yufeng

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 4, July 2022
    Pages: 92-100
    Received: May 09, 2022
    Accepted: Jul. 26, 2022
    Published: Jul. 29, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijepp.20221004.13
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    Abstract: Geological hazard monitoring can predict geological hazard to a certain extent, so that relevant measures can be taken to reduce the damage of human and financial resources. Therefore, the quality of geological hazard monitoring is particularly important. In order to effectively improve the quality of geological hazard monitoring, the environmental... Show More
  • Ecological Ethics and Community Engagement Approach to Ecosystems Conservation: A Case Study of Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda

    Wanyera Francis, Mutugi Chira Robert, Najma Dharani, Gichuki Nathaniel

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 4, July 2022
    Pages: 101-108
    Received: Apr. 22, 2022
    Accepted: Aug. 11, 2022
    Published: Aug. 26, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijepp.20221004.14
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    Abstract: Ecosystems can only be preserved if there is an inter-link of ethics in conservation. An assortment of literature exists that encompasses ecological ethics which at times is also referred to as ecological integrity that involves the ethics of research as well as environmental ethics. The study set out to investigate how ecological ethics interlinks... Show More
  • Ecological Restoration as a Strategy to Ecosystem Conservation and Community Livelihood: A Case Study of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

    Wanyera Francis, Mutugi Chira Robert, Najma Dharani, Gichuki Nathaniel

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 4, July 2022
    Pages: 109-117
    Received: Apr. 22, 2022
    Accepted: Aug. 11, 2022
    Published: Aug. 26, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijepp.20221004.15
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    Abstract: The study evaluated the strategies used to ensure the ecological process in Bwindi Impenetrable National park led to the regeneration of the fauna and flora as well as improved livelihood of the host community. The problem was that the ecological restoration in degraded areas was not efficiently done due to poor strategies used which affected the e... Show More