SCB News Blog

The SCB News Blog is the best source for member-oriented news from the Society for Conservation Biology. Here you'll find an account of what's new at SCB, coverage of SCB members in the news, and conservation-related commentary and reportage.

Come often and be informed of the goings-on in this global community of conservation professionals dedicated to advancing the science and practice of conserving Earth's biological diversity.

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SCB Pledges Solidarity with BLM Protests

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SCB's statement on the murder of George Floyd and ongoing violence against Black people pledges solidarity with Black Lives Matter protests around the world.

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Member Spotlight: Koustubh Sharma

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Q & A with Senior Regional Ecologist at the Snow Leopard Trust and International Coordinator of the Global Snow Leopard and Ecosystems Protection Program (GSLEP), Koustubh Sharma.

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Thinking Conservation During a Global Health Pandemic

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It is within the current pandemic then that we all need to deeply consider how advancing our mission can meaningfully engage with debates to addressing central issues of society. How can we seize this opportunity to make biodiversity conservation more relevant?

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Join the SCB Disciplinary Inclusion Task Force

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SCB is forming the Disciplinary Inclusion Task Force to identify avenues for improving disciplinary inclusion, representation and accessibility to all individuals championing conservation solutions.

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SCB Announces Award Winners for Outstanding Contributions to Biodiversity Conservation

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The Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) is excited to announce the winners of its 2020 regional service awards for outstanding contributions to biodiversity protection!

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