"Movimiento en Apoyo a Nuestros Tesoros Ambientales" Movement in Support of Our Environmental Treasures; that is what MANTA stands for.
Education through recreation that is focused on Vieques, its environment and culture and how to conserve them in a participatory, egalitarian and age appropriate manner.
Visits to conservation/science/culture related sites in the Main Island
provides summer/school-time activities that parents and teachers trust.
Year-round outreach to all local schools bridges deficiencies/gaps of the government educational system in the area of sciences with non-formal environmental education, field research/citizen’s science and outreach.