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.

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Member Spotlight

Meet Emily!

Learn about Emily Knight’s work, what fuels her passion for working in oceanography and what she loves most about the ocean. More

SCB Peer Reviewed Journals
publications September 30, 2020
Conservation Biology

Vol. 34, No. 4
The Southern Royal Albatross (Diomedea epomophora). More...

publications October 01, 2020
Conservation Science and Practice
Vol. 2 No. 10
Using camera traps to investigate recreational trail use impact. More...
publications October 26, 2020
Conservation Letters

Vol. 13, No. 5 (Open Access)
A marbled murrelet (Brachyramphus marmoratus) nests in a Douglas fir. More...