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 Carolina

Member Spotlight

Meet Carolina

​Get to know the new editor-in-chief of Conservation Science and Practice, Dr. Carolina Murcia!

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

Viola ucriana Erben & Raimondo (Violaceae), an endemic Mediterranean species. More...
publications April 12, 2022
Conservation Biology

Vol. 36, No. 2
Plastic on the beach off the Mesoamerican Reef. More...

publications April 05, 2022
Conservation Letters
Vol. 15, No. 2 (Open Access)
Research diver studying a mesophotic coral reef.  More...