French Guiana
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FRENCH GUIANA STATISTICS
Land area: 88,150 km2 Area of forest: 82,167.3 km2 % Land area forested: 93.2
Forest Type Area Protected (km2) in IUCN Categories I-VI: Total Forest (km2) Total Protected (km2) % Protected
Ia Ib II III IV V VI
Tropical
14 Lowland evergreen broadleaf rain forest 1941.8       2644.3 0.05   72664.3 4586.2 6.3
15 Lower montane forest 26.5       35.6     421.8 62.1 14.7
17 Freshwater swamp forest 67.6       498.0     6260.5 565.6 9.0
21 Mangrove         244.3     907.3 244.3 26.9
22 Disturbed natural forest 51.5       108.0 1.6   1145.8 161.1 14.1
26 Sparse trees and parkland 4.8       212.9     767.8 217.6 28.3
Total 2092.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 3743.2 1.6 0.0 82167.3 5837.0 7.1

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26 July 2000 | Current date: 09 December 2000