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Protecting Suriname’s Wealth of Water

By Rebecca Field

September 3, 2013
As global water scarcity accelerates, the Guiana Shield’s ample water supply could become even more precious.
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Putting South Suriname on the Map

By Roald Tjon

June 20, 2013
By mapping their surrounding natural wealth, indigenous communities can make the case for a larger role in its management.
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Sloths: The Guiana Shield’s Most Adorable Ambassadors

By Rebecca Field

May 29, 2013
In Suriname, a sloth sanctuary houses animals displaced by habitat loss before releasing them into protected forests.
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