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Title: Production platform in the Heglig oilfield.
Date created:
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Description: It is completely feasible to reduce the environmental impact of oil exploration to acceptable levels in all but the most ecologically sensitive areas -- but it requires both commitment and substantial investment.

Keywords: oil, environmental protection, oil well
 
Title: The \"Green Port\" extension to the Port Sudan harbour is going ahead in an area surrounded by seagrass beds and coral reefs
Date created:
21 Jun 2007
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Description: It is now necessary to focus on planning port operations to minimize ongoing impacts.

Keywords: environmental protection, Coastal and arid region mountain ranges, Coastline, Coastline and islands, Port Sudan, Red Sea state, coastal protection, coral reefs, marine resources
 
Title: Cargo ships carry seawater as ballast, which is drawn in or discharged when cargos are loaded and unloaded.
Date created:
21 Jun 2007
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Description: When this occurs thousands of kilometres away from the intake point, there is a risk of introducing alien species into the local marine environment

Keywords: environmental protection, Coastline, Coastline and islands, marine resources, sea
 
Title: This lagoon in the centre of Port Sudan is already burdened with urban pollution and shoreline development
Date created:
21 Jun 2007
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Description: Unless a solution for the saline effluent is found, the lagoon is expected to become a biologically dead zone

Keywords: environmental protection, Coastal and arid region mountain ranges, Coastline, Coastline and islands, Port Sudan, Red Sea state, coastal protection, saline waters, pollution control, pollution sources
 
Title: The South Sudan National Environment Association was founded in Boma in 2006
Date created:
21 Jun 2007
Owner: Thomas Catterson - USAID STEP Program
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Description: The SSNEA is the first environmental NGO to be established in Southern Sudan

Keywords: environmental education, environmental information, environmental management, environmental protection, nature conservation, NGO, community development, education
 
Title: A crowned crane on toic grassland near Padak
Date created:
22 Jun 2007
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Description: Much of the planned oil exploration is set to take place in the Nile flood plain, an environmentally very sensitive area

Keywords: floodplain, environmental protection, fauna, Jonglei state, Padak, oil pollution, pollution control
 
Title: The construction of this major new harbour facility in Port Sudan proceeded without an environmental impact assessment
Date created:
22 Jun 2007
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Keywords: industrial development, infrastructure, environmental impact assessment, environmental protection, Port Sudan, Red Sea state
 
Title: Produced water flowing into a holding pond at Heglig.
Date created:
22 Jun 2007
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Description: Produced water can be difficult and expensive to treat, but has serious impacts on the environment is released untreated

Keywords: environmental protection, water pollution, water treatment, Heglig district, Heglig facility, Southern Kordofan state, industrial pollution, oil pollution, pollution control, pollution sources, industrial plant, oil well
 
Title: Experimental reed bed for the treatment of produced water at Heglig
Date created:
22 Jun 2007
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Description: Like all treatment facilities, it needs to be properly designed, sized and maintained to be efficient

Keywords: environmental protection, environmental technology, water pollution, water treatment, Heglig district, Heglig facility, Southern Kordofan state, oil pollution, pollution control, pollution sources, industrial plant, oil well, technology
 
Title: Waves breaking on a coral reef jut off the marine terminal in Port Sudan
Date created:
22 Jun 2007
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Keywords: oil, environmental protection, Marine oil terminal, Port Sudan, Port Sudan oil terminal, Red Sea state, coral reefs, oil pollution, pollution control, pollution sources, water pollution, industrial plant
 
Title: Settlement pond under construction at the Kenana Sugar Company near Kosti
Date created:
22 Jun 2007
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Description: The company has recently invested heavily in the construction of water treatment facilities

Keywords: infrastructure, environmental protection, water pollution, water treatment, Kosti, White Nile state, pollution control, industrial plant, wastewater plant, waste treatment
 
Title: Oil well drilling pits such as these at Heglig are normally remediated after use
Date created:
22 Jun 2007
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Description: At present, however, there is no oversight of the oil industry's performance or detailed environmental standards for such work

Keywords: oil, environmental protection, environmental standards, water treatment, monitoring, policies, standards, governance, Heglig district, Heglig facility, Southern Kordofan state, oil pollution, pollution control, pollution sources, oil well
 
Title: Airboats used for seismic surveying access in the swamps and floodplains of Jonglei state
Date created:
22 Jun 2007
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Description: Airboats reduce the need for access roads in the first stages of exploration

Keywords: swamps, floodplain, industrial development, oil, environmental protection, Jonglei state
 
Title: A UNEP inspection of a portion of the seismic line in Padak county revealed minimal long-term impact
Date created:
22 Jun 2007
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Description: This was due to the limited clearance methods used

Keywords: oil, environmental impact assessment, environmental protection, Jonglei state, Padak, Padak township
 
Title: The Atbara cement factory is now privately owned
Date created:
22 Jun 2007
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Keywords: industrial development, environmental protection, environmental standards, monitoring, standards, governance, Atbara cement factory, Northern state, air pollution, industrial pollution, pollution control, pollution sources, industrial plant
 
Title: The newly installed bag house filter treats emissions from the main furnace
Date created:
22 Jun 2007
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Keywords: industrial development, environmental protection, environmental standards, environmental technology, monitoring, standards, governance, Atbara cement factory, Northern state, air pollution, industrial pollution, pollution control, pollution sources, industrial plant
 
Title: Inspection of a two-year old plantation in Um Haraza, Sennar state
Date created:
27 Jun 2007
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Description: Reforestation has been successful in central Sudan when the FNC and state officials have been given adequate resources and mandates

Keywords: forest conservation, forests, forestry, environmental management, environmental protection, capacity building, Sennar state
 
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