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 Alaya

Member Spotlight

Meet Alaya

​Get to know conservation biologist Alaya Keane and learn about her research on primate conservation.

SCB Peer Reviewed Journals
publications September 02, 2022
Conservation Science and Practice
Vol. 4 No. 12 (Open Access)

Critically endangered Western Derby eland (Taurotragus  derbianus  derbianus). More...
publications August 01, 2022
Conservation Biology

Vol. 36, No. 6
The endemic Manica sugarbush (Protea caffra gazensis) in Chimanimani National Park, Mozambique. More...

publications July 06, 2022
Conservation Letters
Vol. 15, No. 5 (Open Access)
An Endangered Caribbean reef shark (Carcharhinus perezi) More...