The GDR LiGA is a French scientific research network which brings together about 60 researchers who study the coastal ecosystems of French Guiana, South America.
This research network was created for 4 years (2014-2017) to
foster scientific concertation and interdisciplinary programs.
The aim is to build a cross-disciplinary vision to set up and lead scientific programs.
The scientific strategy is organized in the following 5 areas of
The LiGA research network is co-directed by:
- Antoine Gardel, geomorphologist, lecturer at the LOG laboratory currently working at the CNRS Guyane,
See also: Incubator for interdisciplinarity in French Guiana with a yearly call for projects on ‘coasts and marine turtles’.