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The Guyana Conservation Network (GuyCoN) is a shared resource for conservation practitioners and academic researchers working on conservation in Guyana. GuyCoN has been established to provide resources, and enhance communication among the conservation community in Guyana.

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Guyana leads the way for Intact Forest Landscapes

Almost 90 percent of Guyana’s roughly 750,000 residents live in coastal areas outside of the forests, which contributes to the preservation of the country’s intact forest landscape. Over the past two decades, deforestation rates in Guyana have ranged from between 0.02 percent to 0.079 percent – far less than many other tropical countries. The full article is available here…

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  1. New study illustrates value of logging roads for frogs Comments Off on New study illustrates value of logging roads for frogs
  2. Bats disperse plant seeds in Guyana’s forests Comments Off on Bats disperse plant seeds in Guyana’s forests
  3. Valuing Guyana’s Forests Comments Off on Valuing Guyana’s Forests
  4. What will expanding the Georgetown-Lethem road mean for conservation? Comments Off on What will expanding the Georgetown-Lethem road mean for conservation?
  5. Detailed study in Iwokrama shows little effect of reduced-impact logging on biodiversity Comments Off on Detailed study in Iwokrama shows little effect of reduced-impact logging on biodiversity
  6. Pledge to regulate hunting Comments Off on Pledge to regulate hunting
  7. Reduced-Impact Logging supports biodiversity Comments Off on Reduced-Impact Logging supports biodiversity
  8. Wapichan people map traditional territories Comments Off on Wapichan people map traditional territories
  9. Iwokrama Caecilian has lungs Comments Off on Iwokrama Caecilian has lungs