Region 4: Puerto Rican Parrot (Amazona vittata)

Davis, Elsie
July 2000
Endangered Species Bulletin;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p27
Reports on the release of 10 captive-reared Puerto Rican parrots into the Caribbean National Forest on June 27, 2000. Aim of saving the parrot from extinction; Provision of a formal ceremony and media coverage in the June 27 release; Adaption of nine out of 10 released parrots to their new environment.


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