Paris to decide fate of ‘mega’ gold mine in forests of French Guiana

Indigenous people warn the mine poses a serious threat to biodiversity, but their future and that of the forest lies in the hands of the French government Through the window of the small propeller plane leaving the capital Cayenne, the jungle’s canopy stretches out as far as the eye can see. More than 90% covered […]

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Paris to decide fate of ‘mega’ gold mine in woodlands of French Guiana

Indigenous people caution the mine is a serious threat to biodiversity, but their future and that of the forest lies in the hands of the French government Through the window of the small propeller plane leaving the capital Cayenne, the jungle’s canopy stretches out as far as the eye can see. More than 90% covered […]

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