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 May 28, 2020
Conservation Biology

Vol. 34, No. 3
Bald-headed uacari (Cacajao calvus) in Amazonas, Brazil. More...

publications July 02, 2020
Conservation Science and Practice
Vol. 2, No. 8 (Open Access)
Nola, the last northern white rhinoceros managed under human care in North America died in 2015. More...
publications July 07, 2020
Conservation Letters

Vol. 13, No. 2 (Open Access)
Forest fragment amongst industrial Acacia plantations in Indonesia. More...