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In this paper, values associated with water-sociocultural, economic, and chemical-in a small-scale gold mining community in northeastern Ghana are considered.
By Larissa Larsen and Joe Grengs, Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning
Students: Julia Billings, Emily Provonsha, Karen Spangler, and Allison Sponseller
Report prepared with funding from the Graham Sustainability Institute
A detailed, 513-page report (PDF) generated after the 20-month Campus Sustainability integrated Assessment at U-M.
This two-page printable document provides a summary of the Campus Sustainability Integrated Assessment process and outcomes in the four primary theme areas: Climate Action, Waste Prevention, Health Environments, and Community Awareness.
A review of comprehensive plans to address the cultural and behavioral aspects of environmental sustainability at the University of Michigan.
An analysis of metal exposures in male residents as a result of small-scale gold mining in Ghana.
Analysis of the exposure of women to mercury as a consequence of working and living in a gold mining site.
A review of climate-related vulnerabilities at the regional level, and prioritization of design, construction, and operation strategies to increase resilience and facilitate climate adaptation.
Occupational exposures to elemental mercury (via urine sampling) and dietary exposures to methylmercury (via hair sampling) were assessed among 120 participants recruited from a mining community located in the Talensi–Nabdam District of Ghana's Upper East region during summer 2009.
An analysis of mercury concentrations in human hair and urine sample of miners and farmers in a small-scale gold mining area of Ghana.