Total gears up for exploration well in French Guiana waters despite Greenpeace criticism

The team of scientists involved in the research are confident to say that these reef structures are part of the Amazon Reef. This unique biome could be threatened by a spill in case French company Total starts drilling for oil in Brazilian waters,” Greenpeace recently said.

However, during its recent expedition aboard the vessel Esperanza, the environmental group Greenpeace said it had identified reef structures off Guiana.