Project Title & Description
Vieques Conservation and Historical Trust-FY10-EE
Moviemento en Apoyo a Nuestros Tesoros Ambientales / Movement in Support of Our Environmental Treasures, will provide programs for fifty youths for each academic semester. Students will study the Puerto Mosquito ecosystem, the main Vieques bioluminescent bay, and threats to its sustainability. The program will include interactive classroom activities, lectures, field work in the bay, and leadership skill building. Students will share their understandings by organizing and conducting a public meeting for schoolchildren, their parents, community leaders and the public that focuses on stewardship plans to reduce the pollution impacting the bay.