301-i. Advice on ToR: EIA for limestone mine

The NCEA advised on Terms of Reference (ToR) for an EIA for a limestone open pit mine.

Advisory reports and other documents

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Memorandum by the NCEA

Significant details

FMO asked the NCEA to review four EIA reports for different components of the Obajana Cement Complex in Nigeria. The NCEA has submitted an advisory review, covering these four reports. Subsequently, FMO requested the NCEA to advise on Terms of Reference (ToR) for the EIA report for an open pit limestone quarry.

The NCEA drafted an advice of the secretariat to fulfil this request. The ToR is advised to contain the following sections:

  • Contents of the EIA report;
  • Policy, legal and administrative framework;
  • Project description;
  • Environmental and socio-economic baseline study;
  • Potential environmental impact;
  • Monitoring and decommissioning;
  • Guidelines for a water management plan, waste management plan, and environmental managment plan.

Parties involved

Technical secretary: mr A.J. Kolhoff

Further details

Completed: 10 Jan 2005

Country/region/theme: Nigeria

Last modified: 10 Jul 2018