Then, samples of contamination-free Fluvo-aquic soil were collected from the same area and mixed with 15 g μ kg-1 petroleum for pot experiment to study effects of the microorganisims and plants on remediation of the petroleum contaminated soil. HUF save for Paecilomyces sp. Autochthonous Microbial Bioaugmented Remediation of Crude Oil Contaminated Soil in the Niger Delta. 0000008734 00000 n To investigate this, the following plant species Zea mays, Telfairaoccidentalis, Saccharum officinarum, Kalanchoe pinnata, Phaseolus vulgaris, Arachis hypogaea, Phragmitis australis, Azolla pinnata and Eichornia crasssipes were screened for growth and tolerance to 0, 1, 3 and 6% w/w crude oil, Studies were conducted using a 10-chamber Micro-Oxymax (Columbus, OH, USA) respirometer to determine the effect of bioaugmentation, biostimulation and combination of them on enhancing intrinsic biodegradation of oil hydrocarbons in soil. In soils impacted by PHC contamination, microbial bioremediation generally relies on the addition of high-energy electron acceptors (e.g. Soil fertility 2. Soil microbial community composition in the restoration zone also differed significantly from those in the petroleum exploitation zone and tidal zone. Especially notable are the Enterobacteriaceae, Aeromonas, Beggiatoa, Chromatium, Legionella, Nitrococcus, Oceanospirillum, Pseudomonas, Rickettsiella, Vibrio, Xanthomonas and 155 additional genera. These were studied comparatively for 120 days for culturable (aerobic, mesophilic) heterotrophic and hydrocarbon-utilizing microbial populations, and soil residual TPH. Materials and Methods: Total fungi (TF) and hydrocarbon utilizing fungi (HUF) Niger Delta mangrove soil is home to many degraders of organic and anthropogenic compounds (Benka-Coker & Olamagin, 1995; Odokuma & Dickson, 2003; Eziuzor & Okpokwasili 2009). 0000007964 00000 n The Niger Delta region is the oil producing area of Nigeria, which consists of highly diverse ecosystems that are supportive of numerous species of terrestrial and aquatic fauna and flora. Abstract. respectively among HUF. 0000004755 00000 n Soil aeration 6. ... Delta, Nigeria. Microbial Related Parameters. Risk communication has been identified as a significant factor in explaining why the health consequences of environmental degradation remain unabated in oil producing communities. In this review, evidence from traditional and modern omics technologies is discussed to provide a framework for plant-microbe interactions during PHCs remediation. Bacterial isolates with high tolerance and sorption capacity were subsequently inoculated as consortium and individually into duplicate soils samples planted with elephant grass containing 4000 g of soil in pots at concentration of 6.118 mg/Kg of cadmium. Previous remediation attempts in the area had failed due to erroneous operational conclusions (such as conclusions by oil industry operators that the Niger Delta soil is covered by a layer of clay and as such oil percolation remains within the top soil and makes remediation by enhanced natural attenuation (RENA) suitable for the region) and the adoption of incompatible and ineffective … The experiment was designed to have three treatments, (1) adding microorganisms, (2) growing plants, and (3) growing plants plus adding microorganisms. 35 0 obj << /Linearized 1 /O 37 /H [ 1240 371 ] /L 224685 /E 139718 /N 7 /T 223867 >> endobj xref 35 40 0000000016 00000 n Crude oil spills endanger fish hatcheries in coastal water and also contaminate valuable fish. Bioaugmentation was realized by addition of indigenous or exogenous bacteria, Join ResearchGate to discover and stay up-to-date with the latest research from leading experts in, Access scientific knowledge from anywhere. All rights reserved. Baseline physicochemical properties of soil. Bacterial populations were consistently higher than fungal for all applied treatments (P ˂ 0.05). The natural Niger Delta environment we inherited from our forebears was an environment rich in bio diversity, varied species of wild life, dense population of marine and aquatic life, in fresh and salt water bodies, with rich mangrove and fresh water vegetation, flamboyant raffia and shrubs. To cushion this suppressive effects, plants were subjected to the following, Backgroud of Study 0000018938 00000 n Organic matter 9. Bioaugmentation + addition of a surfactant was applied as the combined treatment. 0000086613 00000 n about 4% of Nigeria) and is third largest Delta in the world (Kogbe 1989). Factors affecting the population trend of biodiversity in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria. Niger Delta … Results indicated that treatments PSOF, PSOFM and PSOFMS enhanced all growth parameters over contaminated untreated soil (PSO) with the exception of germination in P. australis and S. officinarum ; while root length, leaf area in E. crassipes were statistically the same for PS, PSO, PSOFM and PSOFMS (P ˂ 0.05). 0000010130 00000 n With the exception of P. vulgaris and A. hypogaea, plant germination was delayed with increased concentration of oil. To cushion this suppressive effects, plants were subjected to the following treatments: Plant + Soil (PS) (Control); Plant + Soil + Oil (PSO); Plant + Soil + Oil + Fertilizer (PSOF); Plant +Soil + Oil + Fertilizer + Microorganisms (PSOFM); and Plant + Soil + Fertilizer + Microorganisms + Solarization (PSOFMS). Enhanced rhizoremediation of crude oil–contaminated mangrove swamp soil using two wetland plants (Ph... Growth Enhancement of Phragmites australis, Eichhornia crassipes and Saccharum officinarum for Rhizo... Assessment of the Hydrocarbon Utilizing Mycoflora of the Root Zones of Saccharum Officinarum, Growth and tolerance evaluation of selected plants to crude oil contamination in the Niger Delta, E Ffectiveness of Intrinsic Biodegradation Enhancement in Oil Hydrocarbons Contaminated Soil. 3Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria Abstract: Some environmental effects of flooding in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria was reviewed to provide the desired knowledge needed for the effective management of flooding. Composition, structure and functions of microbial communities in soil are, however, under the constant control of the environment including various agricultural management practices. Generally, cadmium levels decreased with time in soil. > Unaugmented (control) planted soils. This paper evaluates health risk communication in the oil rich Niger Delta region of Nigeria. 0000001611 00000 n ]��4��y�g��fKV�O��qM.��%='^8�(��m�ڣ���l��t|s�{�x�{�^���}�P��E�8���Z��SD>���@4(�P��{�xG{�-�� ԝ��E��J��lU���k���z�S=Lo�N8x�0�]�v[A�8�/��t���Җ/O�������5���W�mwNұ8�g`u:y�d���$GfxdE�LO�������*:{u?��u�i. Global flaring and venting of petroleum–associated gas is a significant source of greenhouse gas emissions and airborne contaminants that has proven difficult to mitigate over the years. There, contaminated soils. Some physico-chemical and biological characteristics of soil and water samples of part of the Niger Delta area, Nigeria * Corresponding author: Puyate Y.T. The Niger Delta ecosystem plays an essential role in the sustenance of the Nigerian economy. 0% after 120 days; in Treatment 2, it was 38. Ekundayo, E. 2004-10-05 00:00:00 EFFECT OF COMMON PESTICIDES USED IN THE NIGER DELTA BASIN OF SOUTHERN NIGERIA ON SOIL MICROBIAL POPULATIONS E. O. EKUNDAYO Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria (e-mail: ladimak66@yahoo.com) (Received 13 March 2002; accepted 21 October 2002) Abstract. Among the nine plants tested only E. crassipes, P. australis and S. officinarum survived for the 120-day period of the study at 6% w/w contamination. The delta covers 20,000 km² within wetlands of 70,000 km² formed primarily by sediment deposition. There are several published works on biodegradation of hydrocarbon by mangrove soil microbial isolates from the Niger Delta but information on their ability to Rhizosphere soil in pots was then monitored for 60 days for residual cadmium levels. Results indicated that treatments PSOF, PSOFM and PSOFMS enhanced all growth parameters over contaminated untreated soil (PSO) with the exception of germination in P. australis and S. officinarum ; while root length, leaf area in E. crassipes were statistically the same for PS, PSO, PSOFM and PSOFMS (P ˂ 0.05). heavier fractions will accumulate in the sediment at bottom of the water, which may affect bottom-feeding fish and organisms. Treatments having different alphabet for HUB an, fertilizer + microorganisms (hydrocarbon utilizing bacteria and fungi) + sola, Table 3: Crude oil degradation rates in contaminated soils, oil + fertilizer + microorganisms (hydrocarbon utilizing bacteria and fungi) + solarisa, on TPH and TOC indicated that the soil have, populations of hydrocarbon utilizing bacteria, and fungi went on a downward trend after 90. days of soil contamination and treatments. The Niger Delta extends from longitude 3.5E to 8.45E and latitude 4.5N to 5.65N and covers an area of approximately 36, 260km2 (i.e. Soil microorganisms, prokaryotics and eukaryotics, spend all or part of their lives in the soil environment [9]. This review focuses on recent data relating how plant type, soil type, and soil management regime affect the microbial diversity of soil and the implication for the soil's disease suppressiveness. Rhizosphere effect for TF was 3.1-fold Includes a description of the Gammaproteobacteria (1203 pages, 222 figures, and 300 tables). The residual cadmium levels after 60 days for soil planted with elephant grass augmented with bacterial consortium and unaugmented control was 0.705 and 5.701 mg/Kg respectively. The residual hydrocarbon in the biopile systems studied contained polyaromatics (PAH) in quantities that may be considered as hazardous. 0000003322 00000 n > Azosprillum sp. burnt afterwards) soil in Oshie community in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria. The major soil factors which influence the microbial population, distribution and their activity in the soil are. This was assessed for S. officinarum. Results showed culturable heterotrophic and hydrocarbon-utilizing microbial populations and TPH loss in planted soils were consistently higher than those in unplanted receiving corresponding treatments (P ˂ 0.05). This is performed with the help of diverse group of microorganisms, particularly the indigenous bacteria present in soil that thrives on the ability to enrich. 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OMA. and Azospirrillum spp. Overall, growth enhancement efficiencies of the applied treatments were in the order: PSOFM ˃ PSOF ˃ PSOFMS. of S. officinarum. Six culturable fungal species were identified as HUF out of the eight isolated fungi from the rhizosphere and rhizoplane It is part of the Niger Delta province which occurs at the southern part of Nigeria bordering the Atlantic Ocean. Biostimulation was done by aerated water supply and surfactant addition. Residual TPH decreased in all contaminated soils with time. Evaluation of soil microbial communities as influenced by crude oil pollution ... factors. 1 Aspergillus sp. Floods are caused by many factors: Heavy Results and Discussion Cultural practices 3. 0000003589 00000 n 0000018860 00000 n 0000008756 00000 n Introduction Calabar, Cross River State is located in the rainforest agro-ecological area of the Niger Delta region of Nigeria (Human Rights Watch, 1999). Also, the time effect of the remediation process had P-value less than 0.05 for 1.5, 3.0 and 4.5% crude oil contamination signifying that the time factor play important role in the remediation process. Food and energy supply 10. 0000014975 00000 n 0000003611 00000 n Keywords: Oil spillage, Soil properties, Petroleum marketing outlets, Environment, Non-spillage affected soils. 0000012219 00000 n However, the negative impacts of the introduction of unwanted byproducts into the ecological system during oil exploration and exploitation by way of relentless flaring of gas and oil spillage cannot be ignored. Eye witnesses susppects sabotage as the cause of spill. Fatty acid analysis revealed a very strong soil effect but little plant effect on the microbial commu-nity, indicating that the overall microbial community structure was not affected by the rhizosphere. Same was done for uninoculated contaminated control. to soil. In total of 102 articles containing data on Shannon bacterial diversity and bacterial community composition (relative abundance of major groups) were obtained from our literature search (Data Sheet S1 for complete list of studies). Our findings indicate that apart from compromising the air quality, air pollution in the region may have effects such as the formation of acid rain, water pollution, soil pollution and impacts on plants and wild life, and recently contributing to the global warming effects. The two main drivers of soil microbial community structure, i.e., plant type and soil type, are thought to exert their function in a complex manner. 0000079902 00000 n 0000003103 00000 n Bacterially-driven PHC bioremediation is attributed to the presence of diverse suites of metabolic genes for aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbons, along with a broader suite of physiological properties including biosurfactant production, biofilm formation, chemotaxis to hydrocarbons, and flexibility in cell-surface hydrophobicity. Crude oil degradation rates in contaminated soils receiving different treatments, All figure content in this area was uploaded by Monday Ubogu, All content in this area was uploaded by Monday Ubogu on May 21, 2020, Autochthonous Microbial Bioaugmented Remediation of Crude Oil, Department of Microbiology, Federal University of Agriculture M. Department of Microbiology, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Results obtained were analysed with a 2-Factor Analysis of Variance Excel tool for data analysis. treatments: Plant + Soil (PS) (Control); Plant + Soil + Oil (PSO); Plant + Soil + Oil + Fertilizer (PSOF); Plant +Soil + Oil + Fertilizer + Microorganisms (PSOFM); and Plant + Soil + Fertilizer + Microorganisms + Solarization (PSOFMS). The effect of oil concentration on height, root length and leaf area growth varied with plant species (P ˂ 0.05). The bioaugmented biopile system led to a total petroleum hydrocarbon (TPH) reduction of 77% over 156 days while the system with polyoxyethylene (20) sorbitan monooleate (Tween 80) gave a 56% decrease in TPH. Thus, growth of these plants can be enhanced in crude oil contaminated soil by the above treatments for efficient rhizoremediation. Bacillus sp through the soil are... burnt afterwards ) soil in community! On OMA as compared to PDA within 144 hours period of observation in turn depresses its fertility culturable aerobic... 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