Puerto Rico (to USA) - Sociedad Ornitológica Puertorriqueña, Inc. (SOPI)

BirdLife Affiliate

Founded in 1995
Members: 130
PO Box 195166, San Juan, PR, 00919-5166


Mission of the organisation

The Puerto Rican Ornithological Society, Inc. (SOPI) is a non-profit organisation dedicated to the study, conservation, and appreciation of birds in Puerto Rico. Established in 1995, it is widely respected as a specialist resource for the conservation of Puerto Rico’s birds and biodiversity. SOPI has a Board of Directors and a membership that comprises ornithologists, university professors, and volunteers dedicated to the success of the organization and its activities.

Key Activities

  • Grow as a solid and a self-sufficient organization. 
  • Educate about the importance of birds and their habitats in Puerto Rico. 
  • Extend the scientific knowledge about birds in Puerto Rico. 
  • Promote the conservation and protection of important natural areas.

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