Groundwater quality: Nigeria

Smedley, Pauline. 2003 Groundwater quality: Nigeria. British Geological Survey, 9pp.

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Nigeria is situated in West Africa, bordered by Benin in the west, Cameroon in the east and the Gulf of Guinea in the south (Figure 1). It has a land area of some 911,000 square kilometres. The terrain is very variable, with mountains in the south-east, hills and plateaux including the Jos Plateau in the centre, lowlands in the south and plains in the north. The highest point is Chappal Waddi (2419 m) in eastern Nigeri a and the lowest is sea level.

Item Type: Publication - Report
Programmes: BGS Programmes > Groundwater Management
Funders/Sponsors: WaterAid
Additional Keywords: GroundwaterBGS, Groundwater, International development, WACountry
Date made live: 02 Mar 2017 09:39 +0 (UTC)

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