French Guiana Bordering Countries: Brazil
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Where is French Guiana?
French Guiana Satellite Image
French Guiana Information:
French Guiana is located in northern South America. French Guiana is bordered by the Atlantic ocean, Suriname to the west, and Brazil to the east and south.
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French Guiana Cities:
Belizon, Bienvenue, Camopi, Cayenne, Guisanbourg, Iracoubo, Kaw, Kourou, Maaripasoula, Malabate, Mana, Organabo, Ouanary, Patience, Paul Isnard, Quaqui, Regina, Remire, Roura, Saint Georges, Saul, Sinnamary, St. Jean and St. Nazaire.
French Guiana Locations:
Atlantic Ocean, Baie de Oyapock, Maroni River, Oyapock, Pointe Behague and Pointe Isere.
French Guiana Natural Resources:
French Guiana has mineral deposits such as clay and kaolin. The metal resources include niobium, bauxite, and tantalum. The country has been the focus of ongoing gold and petroleum exploration. Other natural resources include fish and timber.
French Guiana Natural Hazards:
A natural hazard for French Guiana is flooding.
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