Journal of
Geography and Regional Planning

  • Abbreviation: J. Geogr. Reg. Plann.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2070-1845
  • DOI: 10.5897/JGRP
  • Start Year: 2008
  • Published Articles: 346

Urbanization and the environment: The debate and evidence from two new cities in Nigeria

May 2018 - Vol 11 Num. 5

The rate of urbanization has been increasing rapidly since the second half of the 20th century. The impact urbanization has on the environment has attracted considerable attention. The viewpoints on the impact and the experience in Nigeria, particularly in the two new cities of Abuja and Yenagoa, are analyzed. The data...

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May 2018

Urbanization and the environment: The debate and evidence from two new cities in Nigeria

Chris O. Ikporukpo

April 2018

A comparative analysis of residential quality of public and private estates in an urban centre of Lagos, Nigeria: A case study of Iba Estate in Ojo and Unity Estate in Alimosho

Akinde Jubril Olatunbosun  

March 2018

Integrating tiny and small homes into the urban landscape: History, land use barriers and potential solutions

Krista Evans  

February 2018

Spatial pattern and influencing factors of county consumption level

Li Jiulin, Chu Jinlong, Chen Xiaohua, Gu Kangkang, and Wang Yongzheng,  

January 2018

Retrospective land use land cover change detection using geographic information system (GIS) and remote sensing techniques: The Case of Andasa Micro-Watershed, Amhara National Regional State, Ethiopia

Habtamu Kerebeh and Abate Shiferaw

May 2014

A grid-based approach for refining population data in rural areas

Dulal Chandra Roy and Thomas Blaschke

October 2014

Environmental and rural livelihoods implications of small-scale gold mining in Talensi-Nabdam Districts in Northern Ghana

Jonathan Ontoyin and Isaac Agyemang

October 2014

An assessment of the impact of the fast track land reform programme on the environment: The Case of Eastdale Farm in Gutu District, Masvingo

Nyashadzashe Zembe, Edmore Mbokochena, Fungai H. Mudzengerere and Elizabeth Chikwiri 

November 2014

An appraisal of climate change and agriculture in Nigeria

Suleiman Iguda Ladan

November 2014

Land use, land cover change in urban pastoral interface. A case of Kajiado County, Kenya

Mary Kerubo Morara, Laban MacOpiyo and Wambui Kogi-Makau

August 2013

A survey of Tehran metropolis strategies as a creative city of Iran

Ali Rezaeian Gharagozlo

April 2007

An overview of land cover changes in Nigeria, 1975 - 2005

I. I. Abbas

  • Article Number: F0067421183

April 2009

The geography of informal sector operations (ISOs): A perspective of urban Zimbabwe

Innocent Chaise

  • Article Number: 48640361186

April 2007

Towards an innovative approach to integrated wetland management in Rupa Lake Area of Nepal

Bimal Raj Regmi, Gandhiv Kafle, Achyut Adhikari, Abishkar Subedi, Rojee Suwal and Indra Paudel

  • Article Number: 270CB9C1190

April 2007

Comparison of object-based and pixel based infrared airborne image classification methods using DEM thematic layer

Dehvari A. and Heck R. J.

  • Article Number: 5B0C0A51198