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 November 12, 2019
Conservation Biology

Vol. 33, No. 6
Antarctic fur seal and King Penguin on South Georgia Island. More...

publications January 08, 2020
Conservation Science and Practice
Vol. 2, No. 1 (Open Access)
After nearly 30 years of absence from its native ecosystem, the southern corroboree frog is being reintroduced to its native habitat. More...
publications December 16, 2019
Conservation Letters

Vol. 12, No. 6 (Open Access)
Cerrado grasslands, Mato Grosso State, Brazil. More...