About SCB

The Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) serves as the premier international membership society for professionals, students and non-profits dedicated to advancing the science and practice of conserving biodiversity.


To advance the science and practice of conserving Earth’s biological diversity.


We envision a world where people understand, value, and conserve the diversity of life on Earth and where SCB, a globally diverse, equitable, and inclusive community, serves as a leading voice for the scientific study and conservation of Earth’s biological diversity.

photo Meet Badru!

Member Spotlight

Meet Badru!

Learn about SCB Africa Section President-elect Badru Mugerwa’s work and what fuels his passion for conservation. More

SCB Peer Reviewed Journals
publications January 30, 2020
Conservation Biology

Vol. 34, No. 2
Common Snipe (Gallinago gallinago) in Iceland. More...

publications February 12, 2020
Conservation Science and Practice
Vol. 2, No. 3 (Open Access)
 The southern corroboree frog is being reintroduced to its native habitat in the Australian Alps. More...
publications February 27, 2020
Conservation Letters

Vol. 12, No. 6 (Open Access)
Researchers in The Bahamas diving beside a newly‐erected “tree” made of coral. More...