senegal mining region

  • Senegal Will Introduce a Blockchain-Based National Digital ...

    Nov 28, 2016 · Senegal Will Introduce a Blockchain-Based National Digital Currency. Titled eCFA, the digital currency will be legal tender alongside the CFA Franc, the country's and the region's national currency, adopted by fourteen countries in the region. These countries were predominantly French colonies in West Africa.

  • Senegal | Culture, History, & People | Britannica

    Aug 16, 2019 · Senegal, country in western Africa. Located at the westernmost point of the continent and served by ple air and maritime travel routes, Senegal is known as the "Gateway to Africa."

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  • Senegal - Republic of Senegal - Western Africa

    Senegal lies within three climate zones, with a hot desert zone in north, a semi arid zone in center and a tropical savanna area in south. The country occupies an area of 196,722 km², this is about 1.5 times the size of Greece or slightly smaller than the U.S. state of South Dakota .

  • Chimpanzee conservation in light of impending iron ore ...

    In Senegal, much of the metal mining is located in the southeastern region, where the effects of mining compound existing conservation problems faced by savanna chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes verus). As mining and, subsequently, human populations increase in Senegal, chimpanzee populations will likely be displaced from areas of suitable habitat.

  • Mining industry of Senegal - Wikipedia

    The mining industry of Senegal is mainly centred on the production of phosphates and industrial limestone. Senegal is one of the leading producers of phosphates in the world, accounting for about 6% of exports in 2006, and deposits are of a particularly high quality. In the coastal region of the country, titanium-bearing minerals have been found and the reserve is estimated at 10 million tons. The .

  • Senegal International Travel Information

    Casamance Region. Armed individuals have set up roadblocks and attacked travelers on roads south of The Gambia in the Casamance region of Senegal. Land mines from prior conflicts remain in the Casamance Region. The U.S. government has limited ability to provide emergency services to U.S. citizens in this area.

  • West Africa - GitHub Pages

    This region is bisected by the African Transition Zone, which borders the southern edge of the Sahara Desert. The main physical features include the Sahara Desert and the Niger River. The Cameroon Highlands are located on the eastern border between Nigeria and Cameroon.

  • Coal Region - Wikipedia

    The Coal Region is a historically important coal-mining area in Northeastern Pennsylvania in the central Ridge-and-valley Appalachian Mountains, comprising Lackawanna, Luzerne, Columbia, Carbon, Schuylkill, Northumberland, and the extreme northeast corner of Dauphin counties. Academics have made the distinction North Anthracite Coal Field and South Anthracite Coal Field (each of Pennsylvania ...

  • Evaluation of Water Resources Quality in Sabodala Gold ...

    Today, mining companies' implantation has led to a rapid development of some villages by a massive influx of people coming from all regions of Senegal and neighboring countries seeking for job on industries or traditional gold mining and even making business.