In 1762 Jean Baptiste Christophore Fusée Aublet was sent to Cayenne in French Guiana, where he assembled a vast herbarium which allowed him to prepare his Histoire des plantes de la Guiane françoise, published in 1775 and including almost 400 copperplate engravings. When Fusée Aublet died at Paris in 1778,
23 Nov 2017 The Montagne d'Or mine is one of the largest open cast gold mine projects in the French Guiana and in the world. There is a strong dispute on this project, with President Macron in favour of it.
Field objectives are to sample twelve one-hectare old-growth forest tree plots across a range of geology and rainfall in French Guiana. Acknowledgements : CAREFOR program, French ANR (Agence Nationale pour la Recherche), Bridge project. Patterns of tree floristic composition in French Guiana. Julien Engel1,2, Daniel