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I am a Professor of Soil Chemistry and Fertility with a lot of interest in Soils, Agriculture, Environment and Development. I hold professional memberships with a lot of professional bodies. I have participated in various capacity building conferences such as the 40thAnnual Conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria, ABTU, Bauchi, March 10-14, 2017. I have handled several services within and outside the University of Uyo. My publications in journals, books and public discourse are highly rated and some can be downloaded here and redistributed where necessary. I welcome you to my spot online.

Certificate of Appreciation

by Akwa Ibom State Association of Nigeria, (USA) Inc. Washington, DC

Honours Award

by the Nigerian Institution of Surveyors, Akwa Ibom State Chapter.

Listed in the New WHO's is WHO in Nigeria

Third edition, NIBC

My CV For More Details

"Essentially, all life depends upon the soil... There can be no life without soil and no soil without life; they have evolved together."

- Charles E. Kellogg

Academic and Professional Background

  • West African Schools Certificate
  • SPC
  • Calabar 1971

  • Bachelor of Agriculture
  • University of Nigeria Nsukka
  • 1979

  • Master of Science (Agronomy)
  • University of Ibadan
  • 1984

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Soil Science)
  • University of Ibadan
  • 1994

  • Diploma in Crop Production and Management
  • Galilee College, Israel
  • 2005

Membership of Professional Bodies

Nigerian Society for Biological Conservation (NSBC)
100% Complete
International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS)
100% Complete
Soil Science Society of Nigeria (SSSN)
100% Complete
Agricultural Society of Nigeria (ASN)
100% Complete
Nigerian Environmental Society (NES)
100% Complete

Experiences/Technical Reports

  • CONSULTANT
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of Ikot Isong Road project in Etinan LGA, Akwa Ibom State for NDDC, 2012
  • FaithLink Consult, Port Harcourt

  • CONSULTANT
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of Ikom-Agbokim Road Project in Cross River State for NDDC, 2010
  • FaithLink Consult, Port Harcourt

  • CONSULTANT
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of RCC Granite Quarry in Akamkpa, Cross River State 2011
  • FaithLink Consult, Port Harcourt

  • CONSULTANT
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of Port Harcourt/Aba Road Drainage Project, 2011
  • FaithLink Consult, Port Harcourt

  • Panel Member
  • Technical Review of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of Port Harcourt Base Gas Supply Project by Nigerian Agip Oil Company Ltd, Port Harcourt and Federal Ministry of Environment, Abuja.
  • Jan, 2007, Hotel Presidential, Port Harcourt

  • Panel Member
  • Technical Review of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for Seismic Data Acquisition and Exploratory Appraisal/ Development Drilling of OML 905 by Gas Transmission and Power Ltd, Abuja and Federal Ministry of Environment, Abuja.
  • August 7-8, 2008, Nike Lake Hotel and Resort, Enugu.

  • Panel Member
  • Technical Review of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of the proposed waste management facility project by Halden Nigeria Ltd, held at Royal Garden Hotel, Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
  • August 2-4, 2009

  • Panel Member
  • Technical Review of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of the proposed of Onitsha-Owerri Road Dualization Project by the Federal Ministry of Housing and Environment, Abuja, held at Links Hotel, Owerri
  • December, 10-12, 2009.

  • TEAM MEMBER
  • Technical Committee on the reported oil spills of November 2000 on the shores and coastal water of Akwa Ibom State.
  • Akwa Ibom State Government, Uyo 2000-2001

  • CONSULTANT
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) (For Statutory Requirement) of Egbolom Multiphase Boosting Project by Uniuyo Consult for Shell Petroleum Development Company Limited (SPDC), Port Harcourt.
  • 1999/2000

  • CONSULTANT
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of the Dredging of Imo River and the Removal/replacement of Opobo South Bulk lines by Uniuyo Consult for Aluminum Smelter Company of Nig. Ltd. (ALSCON), Ikot Abasi, Akwa Ibom State.
  • 1999

  • CONSULTANT
  • EIA studies for DPR Requirement of Obigbo North Field Development Plan by Uniuyo Consult for Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd (SPDC)., Port Harcourt.
  • 1998

  • CONSULTANT
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of ALSCON Staff Housing Estate at Ikot Abasi by PAM SCIENTIFIC Laboratories Uyo for ALSCON Ltd, Ikot Abasi.
  • 1998

  • CONSULTANT
  • Post Impact Assessment of the Idoho Oil Spill incident of January 12, 1998 by Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited (MPNU), Lagos.
  • August, 1998.

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  • CONSULTANT
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of proposed Warri Airport in Osubi by Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd (SPDC) by ZEST (Nig)/Stock Protec (UK).
  • 1996

  • Resource Person
  • Akwa Ibom State Environmental Action Plan (SEAP) for AKSEPA sponsored by world Bank and FEPA.
  • 1996

  • CONSULTANT
  • Environmental Ecological Studies of Agu (Nwagbakobi) Field in Imo State by University of Uyo for Shell Petroleum Development of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), Port Harcourt.
  • 1992

  • NATIONAL CONSULTANT
  • Northern Akwa Ibom Swamp Resources Development Studies for Akwa Ibom ADP, Akwa Ibom State Government, By DHV Consultants BV of Holland and Halcrow Rural Management Ltd. of England.
  • 1994-1996

  • CONSULTANT
  • Environmental Baseline Studies of Enwang Oil Field in Akwa Ibom State by University of Cross River State for Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC), Port Harcourt.
  • Project Director/Consultant
  • Niger Delta Development Commission Agricultural Support Scheme for Akwa Ibom State - Uniuyo Consult Ltd.
  • 2003

  • Project Director/Consultant
  • Biodiversity sector study NDDC Master Plan development project by Uniuyo Consult Ltd.
  • 2002-2003

  • Project Director/Consultant
  • Vocational training sector, NDDC Master Plan development project by Uniuyo Consult Ltd
  • 2003

  • CONSULTANT
  • Agricultural Potentials of Soil of the Coastal Zone of Akwa Ibom State sponsored by Akwa Ibom State Govt by Uniuyo Consult Ltd
  • 2001-2002

  • CONSULTANT
  • Member: Think Tank Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development, Akwa Ibom State Government
  • 1999

  • Team Member
  • Baseline Fertility Survey, NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL LAND DEVELOPMENT (NALDA) site in Edo State. Sponsored by National Agric. Land Dev. Authority, Abuja
  • 1994

  • CONSULTANT:
  • Soil Survey and Land-use Study of Akwa Ibom State, sponsored by Akwa Ibom State Government.
  • 1988/89

Publications and Other Works

Let's Keep In Touch!

Thank you for the visit. If you would like to get into contact with me, use the details below.

Address:

Dept of Soil Science and Land Resources Management
P.O. Box 4240,
University of Uyo,
Nigeria
E-mail address:ibiatrenchard@yahoo.com

Phone:

+2348023206122; +2348037783991