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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.

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By Dominick DellaSala, posted on September 25, 2013

Why Forests Need to be Enlisted in Climate Change Actions

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As a forest ages, it continues to accumulate and store carbon, functioning as a net carbon “sink” for centuries. Ongoing carbon accumulation and storage have been measured in forests that are >800 years old.

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By Lisa Elby, posted on September 19, 2013

NACCB 2014: Challenging Conservation Boundaries

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The North America Section of SCB invites you to attend the 2014 North America Congress for Conservation Biology from 13-16 July 2014 in Missoula, Montana, USA. The theme for the meeting is "Challenging Conservation Boundaries."

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