View Vol. 3 ,  Iss. 2 (April 2021)

Journal of Geological Research

ISSN: 2630-4961 (Online)

Vol. 3 , Iss. 2 (April 2021)



  • Assessment of Geologic Controls of Flooding in Parts of OBIO/AKPOR L.G.A., Rivers State, Nigeria

    Eruebi Toju B, Eze S. U, Ibitoye Taiwo Abel, Abolarin M. O

    Article ID: 2902
    198  (Abstract) 24  (Download)


    Flooding of Municipal areas is a frequent environmental occurrence in Rivers State that occurs when rainfall runoff meets land surfaces with low water absorbing capacity or when it overwhelms drainage channels. In order to assess the flood situation in the study area, an integrated method which involves field-measurement, geographic information system (GIS),laboratory analysis of soil samples and topographic studies were employed.Digital elevation... More