Sharing the stories of the parrots with the world.


Iguaca, the Puerto Rican parrot, Amazona vittata. These are the names of one of the most endangered species of birds on the planet. Once numbering as few as 13, this species has crawled its way back from the brink of extinction thanks to the hard work of a very dedicated team of people and an amazing recovery program. These are the stories from the front lines of this remarkable conservation project.


 About the parrots

What is an Iguaca? Where are they found? How many are left in the world? Learn about the life, the history, and the struggle to save this iconic species.


REad the diaries

Want to live a day in the life of a parrot biologist? Read the stories and see through the eyes of the people who dedicate their lives to saving the Puerto Rican parrot.