Protecting threatened Over-seas biodiversity

Start of workshops for control plans in French Guiana

Launch of workshops for writing wrestling plans in French Guiana

On Thursday, March 28th, the GEPOG teams led the first workshop to eventually draft plans to control Acacia mangium and Broad-leaved paperbark.

Working Group at Workshop 1 © GEPOG

In total, thirteen actors from the territory met for a workshop led by GEPOG at the AgroCampus of Kourou. This workshop made it possible to define prevention, monitoring and follow-up actions to be implemented from 2020. A series of 4 workshops will be carried out in 2019 in order to lead to the implementation of plans to control these two plant species. alien invasions that threaten the dry savannahs of French Guiana and the protected natural areas of the coast.