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SCB Working Groups are groups that focus on a topical area relevant to the mission and goals of SCB. This month's update comes from SCB's provisional Diet, Health and Conservation Working Group.
Barbara Taylor is the winner of the 2016 Edward T. LaRoe Memorial Award from SCB for her work translating conservation science into real-world conservation efforts, most recently in the case of vaquita conservation. In a Q&A with SCB, Barbara discusses vaquita conservation and gives advice to young conservation biologists.
For more than four decades, Dr. Elliott Norse has been a leading voice in marine conservation science. Next month, Norse is retiring from the Marine Conservation Institute, an organization he founded. SCB talked with Norse about his career and the outlook of marine conservation science.