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The SCB News Blog is the best source for member-oriented news from the Society for Conservation Biology. Here you'll find an account of what's new at SCB, coverage of SCB members in the news, and conservation-related commentary and reportage.

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By Bogdan Cristescu, posted on June 29, 2012

Spotlight on Student Research

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David Lawrence is a Ph.D student at the University of Washington and first place winner of the Spotlight on Student Research - North America Section. Learn about David and his work assessing the potential of national parks to serve as protected areas for U.S. freshwater diversity.

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By SCB Staff, posted on June 11, 2012

Smith Fellow’s Research Featured in NYT

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Class of 2009 Smith Fellow Raina Plowright's work on eco-immunology was recently featured in New York Times. It's a fascinating read on disease ecology that focuses on bighorn sheep and fruit bats. Check out our Q&A with Raina and link to the NYT article.

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