Natural resistance of twenty-six Guianese wood species against marine borers
L N Trong
This note is a contribution on the study of the natural resistance of some wood species from French Guiana, some of which could be found too in the neighbourhood. Here are presented the results after one year exposure in the marine environment.
Keywords: FRENCH GUIANA; MARINE BORERS; NATURAL DURABILITY; TIMBERS; SILICA CONTENT; DENSITY; TROPICAL HARDWOODS; GUADALOUPE; AFRICA