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 March 01, 2023
Conservation Science and Practice
Vol. 5 No. 3 (Open Access)

A honey bee (Apis mellifera) visiting an apple flower. More...
publications April 04, 2023
Conservation Biology

Vol. 37, No. 2
Fire salamander (Salamandra salamandra). More...

publications January 05, 2023
Conservation Letters
Vol. 16, No. 1 (Open Access)
Deep reefs at 30m observed during the 2022 Nekton Maldives Expedition. More...