Richard and Peggy Puffer

Peggy Puffer guiding birders

    Long time Vieques winter residents and birding enthusiasts Richard and Peggy Puffer live in La Llave where the birding is excellent For the past several years, they have graciously volunteered to lead monthly bird walks for the Trust.  Intrepid birders, Richard and Peggy have … [Read more...]

Volunteer Spotlight: Craig Harrison, AARP Foundation


Thank You Craig for your wonderful letter about your volunteer experience at VCHT.  We hope more people like you would come out to help us accomplish our Conservation Goals.   Volunteer Vieques! Thank you so much for the opportunity to volunteer with The Vieques Conservation and … [Read more...]

Thank You Volunteers

VCHT Volunteers

    The VCHT is fortunate to have a terrific group of dedicated volunteers who provide a wide variety of services to the Trust. The Trust simply could not run without their commitment to the vision of the Trust. From beach cleanups, to fund-raising to developing our strategic … [Read more...]

Celebrating Vieques Dinner and Volunteer Awards February2011

VCHT Award Winners

  The 2011 Celebrating Vieques dinner , held February 10th at El Quenepo restaurant, was dedicated to the memory of Bill and Marian Littleford. The VCHT would like to recognize them for their early efforts in making the Trust a reality; their dedication to the mission of the VCHT and for … [Read more...]

Successful Beach Clean UP


Beach Clean Up   Written by Barbara Hyland Friday, 23 January 2009 09:57 Successful Beach Clean UP  More than 30 volunteers worked hard to collect trash on the beach in Esperanza on Monday, January 19th. Young people from the MANTA club, using kayaks, and … [Read more...]

Remarks by Dr. Barbara Bernache-Baker


  Remarks by Dr. Barbara Bernache-Baker Written by Barbara Hyland Thursday, 08 February 2007 06:04 To begin, I would like to introduce you all to some very special persons in the audience and ask them to stand so they may be recognized: our oldest daughter Rebekah … [Read more...]

Dr. Barbara Bernache-Baker

Dr. Barbara Bernache-Baker   Written by Administrator Thursday, 14 December 2006 10:22 Since coming to Vieques 30 years ago, Dr Barbara Bernache-Baker, or Barbarita as she is more commonly known, has been synonymous with our bioluminescent bay, Puerto Mosquito. She has led … [Read more...]