Journal of
Geology and Mining Research

  • Abbreviation: J. Geol. Min. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9766
  • DOI: 10.5897/JGMR
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 172

Full Length Research Paper

Applications of remote sensing and geographic information system (GIS) in regional lineament mapping and structural analysis in Ikare Area, Southwestern Nigeria

A. A. Oyawale
  • A. A. Oyawale
  • Department of Geology, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria.
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F. O. Adeoti
  • F. O. Adeoti
  • Regional Centre for Training in Aerospace Survey (RECTAS), Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria.
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T. R. Ajayi
  • T. R. Ajayi
  • Department of Geology, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria.
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A. A. Omitogun
  • A. A. Omitogun
  • Department of Geology, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 04 February 2019
  •  Accepted: 23 December 2019
  •  Published: 31 January 2020

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