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Dr. Offiong, Raphael Ayama

Senior Lecturer
Geography and Environmental Science
raphyxx@unical.edu.ng

Synopsis

Dr Raphael Offiong isLecturer and environmental consultant. Dr Raphael Offiong have published well over 40 articles in reputable academic journals locally and internationally. He has carried out more than 80 environmental impact assessment (EIA, ESHIA, SESA, EA etc) studies across Nigeria. He is a biogeographer, biodiversity conservation expert, ecosystem restoration, community leader, academic counselor etc. Currently, he is the Chairman, Nigerian Environmental Society, Cross River State chapter, member Association of Nigeria Geographers, European Centre for Research Training and Development UK, International Society for Sustainable Development & Sustainability China. Further, he has attended several local and international conferences. On the other hand, He is a coordinating adjudicator in the Carnival Calabar. His core values are to: Deliver his responsibilities with high quality and on scheduled time period and also believes in team spirit and support when and where required.

Publications

Publications by Offiong, Raphael


Iwara, A. I., Offiong, R. A., Njar, G. N., & Ogundele F. O. (2014). An Assessment of Herbaceous Species Diversity, Density and Cover in Agoi-Ekpo, Cross River State, Nigeria. International Journal of Biological Sciences (IJBS), Vol. 01(1) pp. 21-29.


Umoh, N. E., Offiong, R. A., Ekpe, 1. A. ha, E. M. & Enya, E. A. (2015). Assessment of income Poverty Among Farmers in Akwa lbom State, Nigeria. Journal of Emerging Trends in Economics and Management Sciences (JETEMS) Vol. 6 (8) 345-349.


Offiong, R. A., Bisong, F. E. & Ekpe, I. A. (2014). Effects of Vegetation Change on Soil Properties in the Cross River Rainforest Fallow Genealogical Cycles, South-Southern Nigeria. Research Journal in Engineering and Applied Science. Vol. 3 (4) pp. 267-273.


Essoka. P. A., Amuyou. U. A. & Offiong, R. A. (2014). Assessment of Soil Along the Obudu Mountain Slopes, Cross River State, Nigeria Research Journal in Engineering and Applied Sciences Vol. 3 (4)pp. 227-231.


Offiong, V. E., Offiong, R. A., & Ekpe I. A. (2014). Socio-economic Characteristics of Properties Owners and Level of Compliance with Building Regulations in Calabar South-Southern Nigeria. International Journal of Humanities, Social Sciences and Education (IJHSSE). Vol.1 (l)pp. 26-32.


Offiong, R. A., Offiong V. E.,&Ekpe I. a. (2014). Effect of  Land Cover Change on Fresh Water Ecosystem in Calabar Municipality, Cross River State, Nigeria. International Journal of Physical and Human Geography Vol. 2 (1) pp.2 7-37.


Offiong, R. A. & Eteng, 0. E. (2014). Effect of Urbanization on Green Areas in Calabar Metropolis. The International Journal of Engineering and Sciences (IJES). Vol. 3(4) 71-75.


Iwara, A. I. Ajake, A. O.Deekor. T. N., Essoka, P. A., & Offiong, R. A. (2013). Influence of Soil Properties on the Distribution of Roadside Flora Species in Tinapa resort, Cross River State. International Journal of European research Output. Vol. 1(3), 48-61.


Ajake. A. O. Essoka, P. A.,Atu, J. E. & Offiong, R. A. (2013). Assessment of forest resources use in Akamkpa Local Government Area, Cross River State. International Journal of European Research Output. Vol. 1 (3) 90-106.


Offiong, R. A., Iwara, A. I.,Essoka, P. A. & Atu, J. E. (2013). Pretionary Assessment of Heavy Metal Concentration in Soil of the Calabar Port Authority, Cross River State, Nigeria. Journal of Applied Sciences Research, Vol. 9 (5) pp. 3293-3300


Njar, G. N. Offiong, R. A., Deekor, T. N. & Offiong, V. E. (2013). An Evaluation of the Effects of Settlement Expansion on Extractive Degradation Along the Calabar River, Cross River State. - International Journal of European Research Output. Vol 1 (3) 27-37.


Offiong, R. A.,Bisong, F. E., Iwara, A. I., &Ekpe, I. A. (2013). Effect of Fallow Genealogy on Vegetation Characteristics in the Cross River rainforest, South-Southern Nigeria. SWISS Journal of Applied Sciences, Vol. 2 (7) pp. 52-61.


Offiong, V. E., Eteng, E. O., Atu, 3. E. & Offiong, R. A. (2013). An Assessment of the SocioecoflomicRehabitation in Selected Local Government Areas of Cross River state. International Journal of Research in Social Science. Vol. 3 (4), pp. 123-139.


Eteng, E. O., Offiong V. E., & Offiong, R. A. (2013). Effects of Sanitary Landfill on Surface Water quality in Calabar Municipality, Cross River State. Journal of Biodiversity’’ qnd Environmental Sciences (JBES). Vol. 3 (8), 73-82.


Afangideh, A. I., Ekpe, I. A., & Offiong, R. A., (2013) Implications of Changing Rainfall Pattern on Building Loss in Calabar. International Journal of Innovative Environmental Studies research Vol. 1 (2) pp. 10-18.


Offiong, R A., & Eteng, E. 0. (2013). Effects of Population growth on Land Cover Change in Calabar South, Cross River State, Nigeria. International Journal of Research in Social Sciences. Vol. 3 (4,), pp. 383-392.


Eteng. E. O., Offiong, R. A., & Ekpe, I. A. (2013). Assessment of Assessment of Rainfall * Variation and Trends in Calabar for the period 1982-2011. Internal Journal of Physical and Social Sciences Vol. 3 (11), 96-108.


Atu, J. E., Offiong, R. A., & Eja, E. I. (2013). Urban Sprawl Effects on Biodiversity in peripheral Agricultural Lands in Calabar, Nigeria. Journal of Environmental and Earth Science, Vol. 3 (7). 219-231.


Ekpe, I Afangideh A. I., & Offiong, R. A. (2013). Assessment of Spatiotemporal Land Cover Change in Calabar Municipality. Internal Journal of Physical and Social Sciences Vol. 3 (11), 109-118.


Offiong, R. A., and Iwara, A. I. (2012). Quantifying the Stock of Soil Organic Carbon Using Multiple Regression Model in a Fallow Vegetation, Southern Nigeria Ethiopian Journal of Environmental Studies and Management vol.5 (2) 166-172.


Offiong, R. A, Iwara, .E. I.,Njar, G. N., & Atu, J. E (20i2). Effects of Industrial Activities of the Structure and Floristic Pattern of the Structure and Floristic Pattern of vegetation within the Calabar Port Authority, South-Southern Nigeria. Journal of Geography and Geology. Vol. 4(1).


Njar, G.N., Iwara, A. 1., Egbe, M. N., Offiong R. A., and Essoka, P. A. (2012). An evaluation of soil suitability for maize production in Obiaruku community in Nigeria. British Journal of Advance Academic Research. Vol. 1(2012), pp.16-27.


Iwara, A. 1.,Offiong, R. A., Njar, 0. N. Atu, J. E. and Ofundele, F. 0. (2012). The effect of land use change on the structure and ‘floiistic pattern of vegetation in Ugep, Nigeria: SachaJournal of Environmental studies, VoL 2 (1)(20. 12): PP1 01-113.


Bisong, F. E., Utang P. B. & Offiong, R. A. (2012). Micro-Climate Implications of Forest Conversion for Fibral Diversity in a Humid Forest Region of South Eastern Nigerian. Journal of Geography and Geology. Vol. 4 (1) 283-290.


Offiong, R. A., Iwara, A. I., Umoh, N. E. & Ekpe, I. A. (2015). Effect of Secondary Succession on the Changes in Soil Physicochemical properties in the Cross River Rainforest, Nigeria. Journal of Emerging Trends in Economics and Management Sciences (JETEMS) VOl. 6(3) pp. 209-213.

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