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The Ngiri-2 storage site

Map of Buliisa District, Western Region, Uganda
Uganda
Oil exploration
Unknown
Feasibility study: 
No
EIA : 
Approved
Economic/cost-benefit analysis: 
No
Name of development company or institution: 
Total E & P Uganda
Financing body: 
Total E & P Uganda
Name of environmental and social standards applied to the project: 
The Environment Act, Cap. 153, The Water Act, Cap 152, The Uganda Wildlife Act,Cap 200, The Occuptional Saftey and Health Act, 2006, The National Environment(Noise Standards and Control) Regulations, 2003, The Water (Waste Discharge)Regulation,1998), The National Environment (Waste Management ) Regulations 1999, The National Environement (Noise Standards and Control(Regulation, 2003, The Draft Air Quality Standards for Uganda, The National Forestry And Tree Planting Act 8, (2003), The Mining Act, (2003), The National Environment (Standards For Discharge of Effluent into Water or on Land Regulations, S.1 No.5, (1999)
location country: 
Uganda

Expansion of Mpyo Camp site

Map of Buliisa District, Western Region, Uganda
Uganda
Oil exploration
Unknown
Feasibility study: 
No
EIA : 
Approved
Economic/cost-benefit analysis: 
No
Name of development company or institution: 
Heritage Oil and Gas (U) Ltd
Financing body: 
Heritage Oil and Gas (U) Ltd
Name of environmental and social standards applied to the project: 
The Environment Act, Cap. 153, The Water Act, Cap 152, The Uganda Wildlife Act,Cap 200, The Occuptional Saftey and Health Act, 2006, The National Environment(Noise Standards and Control) Regulations, 2003,The Water (Waste Discharge)Regulation,1998),The National Environment (Waste Management ) Regulations 1999,The National Environement (Noise Standards and Control(Regulation, 2003The Draft Air Quality Standards for Uganda,The Land Act, Cap 227
location country: 
Uganda

Fort Portal-Kamwenge Road Upgrading project

Map of Kabarole, Western Region, Uganda
Uganda
Road
Completed
Feasibility study: 
No
Economic/cost-benefit analysis: 
No
Name of development company or institution: 
Uganda National Roads Authority
Financing body: 
Government of Uganda
Name of environmental and social standards applied to the project: 
The Constitution of Uganda 1995, The Environment Act, Cap. 153, The Water Act, Cap 152, The Occuptional Saftey and Health Act, 2006, The Water (Waste Discharge)Regulation,1998), The National Environment (Waste Management ) Regulations 1999, The National Environement (Noise Standards and Control(Regulation, 2003, The Land Act, Cap 227, The Local Government's Act 1997, The Town and Country Planning Act, 1964, The Nationtional Forstry and Tree Planting Act, 2003, The Petroleum Supply Act, 2003, The Environmental Impact Assessment Regulations, 1998, The National Environment (Audit) Regulations, 2006, The National Waetland and River Banks and Lake Shores Management) Regulations, 2000
Kilometers of new road developed for the project (tarmac, soil or pavement): 
66 km
Type of land-use: 
Farm land
location country: 
Uganda

West Nile Camp Site

Map of Nebbi, Northern Region, Uganda
Uganda
Oil exploration
Completed
Feasibility study: 
No
EIA : 
Approved
Economic/cost-benefit analysis: 
No
Name of development company or institution: 
Heritage Oil and Gas (U) Ltd
Financing body: 
Heritage Oil and Gas (U) Ltd
Name of environmental and social standards applied to the project: 
The Environment Act, Cap. 153, The Water Act, Cap 152, The Uganda Wildlife Act,Cap 200, The Occuptional Saftey and Health Act, 2006, The National Environment(Noise Standards and Control) Regulations, 2003, The Water (Waste Discharge)Regulation,1998), The National Environment (Waste Management ) Regulations 1999, The National Environement (Noise Standards and Control(Regulation, 2003, The Draft Air Quality Standards for Uganda, The National Forestry And Tree Planting Act 8, (2003), The Mining Act, (2003) The National Environment (Standards For Discharge of Effluent into Water or on Land Regulations, S.1 No.5, (1999)
Number of people displaced: 
0 people displaced
Protected area: 
Outside a protected area, but affects protected area
Privacy: 
Not-private
location country: 
Uganda

Sustainable economic development in Yap

CSF is helping Yap State in the Federated States of Micronesia design a framework for sustainable economic development. Key stakeholders will explore scenarios for future development, learn how to measure environmental, social, cultural and economic impacts of different types of programs, and evaluate the potential of proposed projects to achieve sustainable development. This effort is one of several analysis projects being conducted in Micronesia following CSF's Economic Tools for Conservation in Micronesia course held in March of 2012.

Oil and Gas Exploration Drilling at Mputa - 6 well site

Map of Hoima, Western Region, Uganda
Uganda
Oil exploration
EIA : 
Submitted
Name of development company or institution: 
Tullow Uganda Operations Pty Limited
Kilometers of new road developed for the project (tarmac, soil or pavement): 
2 km
Protected area: 
Within a protected area
Name of protected area: 
Kabwoya Wildlife Reserve
Type of land-use: 
Recreational/tourism
Privacy: 
Not-private
Location description: 
Mputa - 6 well site is located in Kaseeta Parish, Buseruka Sub-county, Hoima District with in Kabwoya Wildlife Reserve used mainly for sport hunting, photographic safaris and tourism.
Potential loss of access to water quality: 
Yes

Mputa - 6 well site is located in Kaseeta Parish, Buseruka Sub-county, Hoima District with in Kabwoya Wildlife Reserve used mainly for sport hunting, photographic safaris and tourism.

location country: 
Uganda

Oil and Gas exploration drilling at Kasemene 2

Map of Bulisa, Western Region, Uganda
Uganda
Oil exploration
Completed
4 hectares
EIA : 
Approved
Economic/cost-benefit analysis: 
No
Name of development company or institution: 
Tullow Uganda Operations Pty Limited
Kilometers of new road developed for the project (tarmac, soil or pavement): 
8 km
Number of hectares affected in Ecosystem 1: 
4 hectares
Total number of hectares affected: 
4 hectares
Type of land-use: 
Farm land
Type of land-use: 
Grazing land
Location description: 
Kasemene -2 drill site is located in Bikongoro Village, Kigwera Parish, Buliisa Sub-county, Buliisa District. The site is about 800m from Kasemene -1 drill site, within a community area and the main land use is subsistence agriculture and livestock keeping.
Potential loss of access to water quality: 
Yes

Kasemene - 2 drilling activities will be conducted using a light medium rig (150 ton truck mounted IRI - 750).
Majot infrastructure will consist of a rig pad and drilling operations related infrastructure, including drilling fluid system, power generators, drilling machinery storage yard, water storage tanks, waste disposal pits, water treatment pits, storm water drainage, office space and a parking yard.

The area is characterised with wooded grassland, thickets and bushes and a total of 113 plant species were recorded in a radius of 1 km. No large mammals were recorded save for smaller mammals mostly rats and none belong to the IUCN list of threatened species.

location country: 
Uganda

Oil and Gas Exploration drilling, Male 1 drill Site

Map of Buliisa District, Western Region, Uganda
Uganda
Oil exploration
Unknown
Name of development company or institution: 
Tullow Uganda Operations PTY Limited
Name of environmental and social standards applied to the project: 
EIA
Kilometers of new road developed for the project (tarmac, soil or pavement): 
13 km

As part of an extensive exploration programme across the most prospective onshore and offshore areas of the Northern Lake Albert Basin, Tullow, is to conduct oil and gas exploration drilling activities at the Male-1 well site, in the Bugungu Wildlife Reserve Buliisa District.

The proposed Male-1 Oil and Gas exploration drilling well site is located at coordinates 344653.47 East and 216221.67 North (UTM Zone 36 WGS 1984). The drilling rig pad is situated in the park, and can be accessed from the Buliisa – Biiso Road, branching off at Waiga bridge.

location country: 
Uganda

Jobi 2 Appraisal Drilling, Exploration Area 1

Map of Nwoya, Northern Region, Uganda
Uganda
Oil exploration
Unknown
Name of development company or institution: 
Heritage Oil and Gas (U) Limited
Number of people displaced: 
0 people displaced
Kilometers of new road developed for the project (tarmac, soil or pavement): 
3 km
Number of hectares affected in Ecosystem 1: 
1 hectare
Potential loss of access to water quality: 
Yes

Heritage Oil and Gas (U) Limited has a joint venture with Energy Africa Limited of South Africa (Tullow Oil) and a production sharing agreement with the government of Uganda signed in July 2004 to explore, develop and produce hydrocarbons in Exploration Area 1of the Albertine Graben.
Jobi 2 is located north of the River Nile within the Murchison Falls National Park approximately 11km from the Delta, 3 km from the Albert Nile and 17km from Lake Albert. The Drilling site is to cover 12,000msq (1.2 hectares). Jobi 2 is located at UTM coordinates : 33396E, 261085N at an elevation of 644.3m.

location country: 
Uganda

Jobi 2 Appraisal Drilling, Exploration Area 1

Map of Nwoya, Northern Region, Uganda
Uganda
Oil exploration
Unknown
Name of development company or institution: 
Heritage Oil and Gas (U) Limited
Number of people displaced: 
0 people displaced
Kilometers of new road developed for the project (tarmac, soil or pavement): 
3 km
Number of hectares affected in Ecosystem 1: 
1 hectare
Potential loss of access to water quality: 
Yes

Heritage Oil and Gas (U) Limited has a joint venture with Energy Africa Limited of South Africa (Tullow Oil) and a production sharing agreement with the government of Uganda signed in July 2004 to explore, develop and produce hydrocarbons in Exploration Area 1of the Albertine Graben.
Jobi 2 is located north of the River Nile within the Murchison Falls National Park approximately 11km from the Delta, 3 km from the Albert Nile and 17km from Lake Albert. The Drilling site is to cover 12,000msq (1.2 hectares). Jobi 2 is located at UTM coordinates : 33396E, 261085N at an elevation of 644.3m.

location country: 
Uganda
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