Geographical Research and Reviews

  • From Micro- to Satellite Gravity: Understanding the Earth

    From Micro- to Satellite Gravity: Understanding the Earth Lev V. Eppelbaum School of Geosciences, Faculty of Exact Sciences, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv 6997801, Tel Aviv, Israel The main physical principle of gravity method application is the difference in densities between the various geological, environmental, archaeological and other targets and host media. Gravity is one of the oldest geophysical methods and it is widely applied for knowledge of subsurface and deep Earth’s domains. The present review displays multiscale examples of…

  • Remote Sensing and GIS Assessment of a Typical African Urban City: A Case Study of Ibadan, Nigeria

    Remote Sensing and GIS Assessment of a Typical African Urban City: A Case Study of Ibadan, Nigeriadistrict Williams W. Edobor1, Innocent E. Bello2 1Department of Geography and Regional Planning, Faculty of Social Sciences, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria 2National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA), PMB 437 Garki 2, Airport Road, FCT-Abuja, Nigeria Ibadan, a typical West African City, emerged from a traditional rural land use as a result of its socio-economic, educational, traditional and political uses. The perceived rapid…

  • Analysing the effects of alternative livelihood on cocoa farmers in the Atwima Nwabiagya district

    Analysing the effects of alternative livelihood on cocoa farmers in the Atwima Nwabiagya district Simon Boateng1, Emmanuel Amankwa1, Adjoa Afriyie Poku2, Kwaku Owusu-Agyeman1 and Akosua Baah1 1Tutor, Social Sciences Department, St. Monica’s College of Education, Mampong – Ghana. 2Lecturer, Department of Geography Education, University of University, Winneba This study was conducted in the Atwima Nwabiagya district; and it provides an empirical example of how a community integrates alternative livelihood activities as part of their livelihood through their own initiatives. A…