Assessment of borehole water quality in Yola-Jimeta ...

sandy soil underlain by the cretaceous Bima-Yola sandstone which is the main source of ground water in the area (Onugba and Aboh, 2009; Preez and Barber, 1965). concentration Sampling and analysis Twenty-two water samples were collected from randomly selected boreholes, one from each of the twenty-two wards in the metropolis.

Organic geochemical characteristics of Cretaceous Lamja ...

2014-12-2 · An integrated geochemical and molecular characterisation of the Cretaceous Lamja Formation shale and coal sediments from the Yola Sub-basin, Northern Benue Trough, northeastern Nigeria, has been undertaken to provide an overview on the origin, richness, hydrocarbon generation potential and paleodepositional conditions. This study is based on geochemical analyses of whole …

Description of soft-sediment deformation structures in the ...

The upper member of the Bima Sandstone (B3), a Cretaceous sedimentary unit in the Yola Arm of the Upper Benue Trough, has abundant soft-sediment deformation structures that include cusps, droplets ...

(PDF) APPLICATION AND COMPARISON OF GROUNDWATER …

Then Bima Sandstone aquifer is the main water resource in the semi-arid Yola area of Northeastern, Nigeria. The rapid increase in water demand in this area has prompted the need to estimate ...

Yola

2015-2-9 · Another method of sandstone repair is called plastic repair. This method is mostly used when decay is occurring around the joints. The main aim here is to prevent water penetration. It was discovered that when it rained water entered into these joints. This water the n …

Paleoenvironments, source rock potential and thermal ...

1998-1-1 · These succes- sions are overlain by the Campanian-Maastrichtian Gombe Sandstone in the Gongola Basin and the Lamja Sandstone (lateral equivalents) in the Yola Basin. The Tertiary Kerri-Kerri Formation capped the succession west of Gombe in the Gongola Basin.

FD=MAD or E=MC2

2017-11-8 · The Ojo Alamo Sandstone is used as potable well water at the shallow fringes of the San Juan Basin but has nearly the same Total Dissolved Solids (TDS) as the Fruitland Coalbed Methane well production water in areas of coalbed methane production, where it would be injected. ... Make a free website with Yola ...

The Gboko Limestone, Yandev, Benue State, Nigeria: …

2017-4-13 · 3Department of Geology, Federal University of Technology, Yola, Nigeria 4Department of Geology, University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri, Nigeria ... The Bima Sandstone f[1] orms the basal fill of the basin and consists of the braided river, lacustrine and deltaic ... water limestone. The Mn content averages 841.3 ppm and has a range of 545 -

Geotechnical Investigation of Soil around Arawa …

2015-1-22 · water content, Specific gravity, Physico-chemical tesst, grain size analysis, Atterberg Limits Test (Liquid limit ... Numanha Shale and Lamja Sandstone of the Yola Basin. In the Gongola-Gombe sub basin, the Gongila Formation and Fika Shale are the lateral equivalents of the Pindiga Formation.

GEOCHEMICAL CHARACTERIZATION AND …

2021-6-5 · Sandstone as the oldest Cretaceous sediment in the region. This is overlain by the transitional Yolde Formation (Cenomanian-Turonian), and succeeded by the marine Turonian to Coniacian Pindiga Formation, Gongila Formation in the Gongolat Basin and its lateral equivalents; the Dukul, Jessu and Numanha formations in the Yola Basin (Fig. 3).

Tide Dominated Delta System of the Cretaceous Yolde ...

2020-7-15 · sandstone and mudstones. This succeeded by succession of moderately bioturbated planar crossbedded ... E-W striking Yola Arm and the NE-SW striking Muri-Lau Arm (Dike, 2002) (Fig.2). It evolved as a consequence of separation of the South American from the African plates during ... or when water waves are out of phase with bedforms

Assessment of Quality of Some Laterites in Northeastern ...

2020-2-11 · Detailed lithostratigraphic sequence of the Yola Arm of the Upper Benue Basin, northeastern Nigeria, is summarized in Table 1. The Bima Sandstone is found at the base of the sedimentary successions in the basin, and it overlies the basement complex. Thus, it represents the oldest sediments in the basin. Its thickness ranges from 300 to 3000 m.

Quality Assessment of Water of Ajali Sandstone Aquifer ...

Physico-chemical analyses of water samples from Ajali Sandstone aquifer units were carried out in order to assess the suitability of the water for various industrial purposes, determine seasonal effects on the water quality and quality distribution pattern within the study area.

THE TRITIUM CONTENT OF PRECIPITATION AND …

Yola sandstone disappears under the alluvium of Mayo Chochi (between Jimeta and Yola) and under that of the Benue on the North and NE of Jimeta-Yola (Offodile, 2002) Hydrogeologically, the Bima-Yola Sandstone formation is the main source of groundwater supply. Water here occurs under both water-table and pressure water conditions.

Evaluation of Corrosion and Encrustation Potentials of ...

The study area is underlain by the upper member of the Bima Sandstone (B3) which is a cretaceous sedimentary unit of the Yola Arm of the Upper Benue Trough (Carter et al., 1963; Abubakar et al., 2006). The surface geologic units of the study area are the fine-medium grained sandstone to the north and south and the coarse grained sandstone to ...

Geophysical and hydrogeochemical investigations of Nubian ...

Water samples, collected from wells taping the Nubian Sandstone aquifer, have average total dissolved solids (TDS) value of 544 mg/l. The hydrochemical parameters of these samples are consistent with NaCl water type with the majority of samples belonging to high salinity with low sodium categories.

The lithofacies and depositional paleoenvironment of the ...

2020-9-1 · The stratigraphy of the Yola Arm is composed of Cretaceous sequences that overlies the Precambrian basement complex, this is unconformably overlain by Aptian-Albian continental Bima Sandstone which is the oldest, thickest, extensive and most exposed outcrop in the Yola Arm of the Upper Benue Trough (Carter et al., 1963; Guiraud, 1990). The non ...

Facies analysis, palaeoenvironmental reconstruction and ...

2014-8-1 · Description of soft-sediment deformation structures in the Cretaceous Bima Sandstone from the Yola Arm, Upper Benue Trough, Northeastern Nigeria J. Afr. Earth Sci., 44 ( 2006 ), pp. 66 - 74 Article Download PDF View Record in Scopus Google Scholar

Shoreface facies model of Cretaceous Jessu Formation, Yola ...

2019-4-1 · Zarboski et al. (1997) and amongst many others suggested rifting processes that were strongly modified by strike-slip tectonics as the main control on the early Cretaceous history of the Benue Trough. Nwajide (2013), Abubakar (2014) provided detail review on the geology and tectonic setting of the entire Benue Trough. From the view of most authors, the Northern Benue Trough is made up of …

About Sandstone Crazy Paving

2021-8-3 · Of course sandstone paving is an excellent non-slip product for paths, entertainment areas and pool surrounds (for salt water pools please use JHW Autumn Yellow). Crazy Paving is a by-product from the excess or off-cuts of slab and tile production. Any combination of sawn, split and broken edges, some imperfections and iron jointing may be ...

Description of soft-sediment deformation structures in the ...

2006-1-1 · The upper member of the Bima Sandstone (B 3), a Cretaceous sedimentary unit in the Yola Arm of the Upper Benue Trough, has abundant soft-sediment deformation structures that include cusps, droplets, convolute bedding, deformed cross-bedding and sand volcanoes.The structures in most outcrops are sandwiched between undeformed cross-bedded strata that have no major textural …

Journal of Sedimentary Environments | Online first articles

2021-6-9 · Delineation of apparent water resistivity and porosity exponent of the Miocene unconsolidated sandstone reservoir of coastal swamp depobelt, Niger Delta, Nigeria Authors (first, second and last of 4) ... Yola Sub-Basin, Northern Benue Trough, Nigeria: implications for provenance, weathering intensity, and tectonic setting ...

Structural and Tectonic Interpretations from Airborne ...

2020-4-30 · Basement. In the Yola, the oldest sediments belong to the Bima sandstone and Yolde Formation which outcrop in the major part of the study area Eze Aku Shale Group and Yola Formation are also present in the study area. The Bima Sandstone and Yolde Formation are variable sequence of sandstones and shale which mark the transition from

Gabriel Obiefuna Phd

Then Bima Sandstone aquifer is the main water resource in the semi-arid Yola area of Northeastern, Nigeria. The rapid increase in water demand in this area has prompted the need to estimate available groundwater recharge for sustainable utilization.

Major and trace element geochemistry of the shales of ...

2021-5-27 · The shales of Sekuliye Formation were investigated to interpret their provenance history, weathering, and tectonic setting based on major and trace element geochemistry. The major and trace element geochemistry revealed derivation of the shales from felsic igneous rocks with little influence from intermediate igneous rocks and quartzose sedimentary rocks. Weathering proxies such as plagioclase ...

Evaluation of empirical formulae for the determination of ...

2015-9-9 · Bima 2 and 3 in the Yola arm (Braide, 1992). The Bima Sandstone (B2) varies from fine to coarse grained (Allix, 1983), and the deposits were regarded as of proximal ... Depths to water in the hand-dug wells range from 0.8 to 12.4 m in the dry season, and it is 0.05 to 11.9 m in the rainy season. Depths to water in boreholes range from 1.8 to 40 ...

Gabriel Obiefuna PhD

Sandstone deposite of northeastern Nigeria. A total number of sixteen (16) sandstone samples were collected in Yola area inorder to classify the deposit of the Bima Sandstone exposed in this area on the basis of its chemical and mineralogical make-up. All the samples were selected randomly and subjected to both geochemical and petrographic studies.

B. A. Ankidawa1*, I. Vanke2 and A. B. Umaru1

2019-1-10 · DETERMINATION OF OPTIMUM WATER REQUIREMENT FOR MAIZE PRODUCTION UNDER BASIN IRRIGATION SYSTEM AT LAKE GERIYO IRRIGATION PROJECT YOLA, ADAMAWA STATE NORTHEASTERN NIGERIA B. A. Ankidawa1*, I. Vanke2 and A. B. Umaru1 1Department of Agricultural & Environmental Engineering Modibbo Adama University of Technology, PMB 2076, Yola, …

GEOLOGY AND HYDROGEOLOGY OF GROUNDWATER SYSTEMS OF YOLA ...

Develpoment Authority Yola be tween 1981 to 2007 on 27 boreholes for community water supplies. Successful wells range from 21-240 m eters in depth and ar e completed with

Sandstone Tiles

2021-8-3 · Unfortunately we cannot recommend the use of sandstone tiles around salt water pools. For paving around salt water pools please view information on exfoliated Granite Pavers and Cobblestones . Please speak to our helpful staff to determine the correct Sandstone Tile thickness for your project.

Gabriel I Obiefuna | Modibbo Adama University of ...

Sandstone deposite of northeastern Nigeria. A total number of sixteen (16) sandstone samples were collected in Yola area inorder to classify the deposit of the Bima Sandstone exposed in this area on the basis of its chemical and mineralogical make-up. All the samples were selected randomly and subjected to both geochemical and petrographic studies.

Sandstone Tire

2013-3-19 · Sandstone Tire & Towing is locally owned and operated. We strive to meet the highest level of customer service. Our business is 24/7 roadside assistance for ALL those who pass through the area and unlike other businesses in the area that offer the Auto repair and Light Mechanical work, Sandstone Tire is known for always answering the phone when needed.

Sedimentology, geochemistry and paleoenvironmental ...

2015-11-1 · Sedimentology, organic and inorganic geochemical studies were applied on sediments of the Cretaceous Yolde formation from Yola Sub-basin, Northern Benue Trough, northeastern Nigeria with an attempt to determine the sedimentary facies, paleo-redox condition and to re-construct the palaeo-depositional environments.

37 GEOLOGY AND HYDROGEOLOGY OF GROUNDWATER SYSTEMS OF YOLA ...

The study Area which is underlain by the Bima Sandstone Formation occupies an area of about 431Km 2 in northeastern Nigeria. Groundwater in the area occurs in two aquifer systems namely the upper alluvial aquifer and the lower-semi-confined to

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