New tree species discovered in Guyana is rich source of oil
Rhett A. Butler, mongabay.com
December 09, 2009
# Summary: Carapa akuri is a new tree species endemic to Guyana
# Carapa akuri produces oil-rich seeds valuable for a range of uses
# Carapa akuri may provide another reason to conserve Guyana’s forests
Guyana Strives to Protect Forests and Coast from Climate Change: here.
Groundbreaking Trust Fund Helps Keep Nature Alive in Guyana: here.