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 Nischal

Member Spotlight

Meet Nischal

​Get to know conservation biologist Nischal Shrestha and learn about his research on the Chinese pangolin.

SCB Peer Reviewed Journals
publications September 02, 2022
Conservation Science and Practice
Vol. 4 No. 9 (Open Access)

Madame Berthe’s mouse lemur - the world’s smallest primate. More...
publications August 01, 2022
Conservation Biology

Vol. 36, No. 4
Coast redwood (Sequoia sempervirens) in Jedediah Smith State Park, California  More...

publications July 06, 2022
Conservation Letters
Vol. 15, No. 4 (Open Access)
Human-dolphin cooperation at Tramandaí Inlet, southern Brazil.  More...