Guiana Highlands

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Guiana Highlands

A mountainous tableland region of northern South America extending from southeast Venezuela into Guyana and northern Brazil.
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Noun1.Guiana Highlands - a mountainous tableland in northern South America; extends from Venezuela into Guyana and northern Brazil
South America - a continent in the western hemisphere connected to North America by the Isthmus of Panama
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Tony Guo on the Advisory Board and will advise the Company on strategic and developmental matters relating to the Marudi Gold Project ('Marudi' or the 'Property') located in the Guiana Shield, Guyana, South America.
In the opening scenes, Steve is in the Guiana Shield, South America, abseiling down a vertical drop by a waterfall as rocks come crashing down around him.
In the opening scenes, Steve is the Guiana Shield, South America, abseiling down a vertical drop by a waterfall as rocks come crashing down around him.
Welcome to my office Five of the amazing places Aldo visits in his exciting new TV series Expeditions SURINAME Heading into South America's Guiana Shield, a vast wilderness of forests and table-top mountains and one of the most inaccessible terrains on the planet.
Reunion Gold Corporation announced i) the execution of a Strategic Alliance Agreement with Barrick Gold Corporation to form a 50:50 alliance to jointly explore for, develop and mine certain mineral projects in the Guiana Shield, including Guyana, Suriname, French Guiana and the North and Northeast Regions of Brazil; and ii) Barrick's concurrent agreement to increase its interest in Reunion to 19.9% through its participation in Reunion's previously announced private placement offering.
In September 2017, a previously healthy 10-year-old boy from Brazil came to the emergency department of Andree Rosemon Hospital in Cayenne, French Guiana, a French territory that forms the Guiana Shield together with Guyana (formerly British Guiana), Suriname, and the Brazil state of Amapa.
Hyles begins with the assertion that the preconquest era was a homogenous period during which the Guiana shield was home to a single, pan-Guianese indigenous culture.
Conspectus of Myriopus (Heliotropiaceae: Boraginales) in the Guiana Shield. Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 2(1): 263-265.