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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Working Group Roundup: Conservation Technology

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SCB Working Groups are groups that focus on a topical area relevant to the mission and goals of SCB. This month's update comes from SCB's Conservation Technology Working Group.

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Chapters Corner: Greater Melbourne Chapter

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The Chapters Corner presents news and updates from SCB Chapters working around the world to conserve and protect Earth's biological diversity and nurture new leaders in the field of conservation biology. This month we look at the new Greater Melbourne Chapter of SCB.

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SCB Remembers Peter Brussard

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Dr. Peter Brussard, a founding member of SCB and one of the first scientists to use molecular data for characterization and analysis of threatened species, passed away on 19 May. He was 79 years old.

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SCB Announces 2018 BoG Election Results

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The Society for Conservation Biology is excited to announce Eduardo Gallo-Caijiao as the new Vice President for Education and Outreach on its Board of Governors.

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SCB 2018 Award Winners

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Applying genomics technology to inform conservation action, incorporating human dimensions in conservation management, and speaking up for scientific integrity in public service are among the defining accomplishments of SCB's 2018 Service Award winners.

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