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Welcome to the Latin America and Caribbean Section

The Latin America and Caribbean Section (formerly the Austral and Neotropical American (ANA) Section) was formed in 2003 to unite conservation efforts in Central and South America. As part of the Society for Conservation Biology, the Section is able to pull on the influence and abilities of it's members to facilitate efforts in this region.


We are very happy to announce the first SCB Section Scholarship Opportunity available to LACA Section members in support of attending the ICCB Meeting.  NEW Deadline: April 17th!

LACA Professional Development Scholarship Announcement & Guidelines 2015


The Latin American and Caribbean Section of the Society for Conservation Biology is conducting a survey about life style and consumption habits. We would be grateful if you could respond the survey within the next two weeks. Thank you very much in advance for your collaboration.
Bellow is the link to the survey.

La Sección de América Latina y el Caribe de la Sociedad para la Biología de la Conservación, está llevando a cabo una evaluación de estilo de vida y hábitos de consumo. Le estaremos muy agradecidos si responden la encuesta en el transcurso de las dos semanas siguientes. Les agradecemos de antemano su colaboración.
Abajo está la liga a la encuesta.

ANA is now LACA - Read the letter to Section members here.
Our updated worldwide membership summary is now available - English or Spanish (as of February 2010)
We're on Facebook and Twitter! Come join us!  LACA's email
FREE Online Publications for SCB Members in Developing Countries - click here for more information