Journal updates

  • CALL FOR PAPERS: Transformative change

    Submission Deadline: November 30, 2022 | Expected March 2023

    We invite papers on topics related to transformative change with a global view on how such transformative change can help achieve the 2050 vision of biodiversity.

  • Applications to join the Editorial Board

    We welcome applications from academics with some editorial experience to join our international Editorial Board (Associate Editors of the journal) in order to increase our coverage of different groups of organisms and regions.

  • Students & Early Career Researchers

    As a student or ECR (defined as being within one year of award of their PhD degree) listed as first author of any article type accepted, you will receive a voucher for free access to any Springer publication in eBook form (up to a maximum value of 250 Euros/US dollars, and maximum one per year) in perpetuity, and your article will be made freely accessible for 8 weeks after online first publication.

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  • In Review: Preprint Service

    Biodiversity and Conservation, in partnership with Research Square, now offers In Review: a journal-integrated preprint service.

  • Conservation Evidence

    Abstracts guidelines for practitioners.

  • Publication of color illustrations is free of charge... both the online and printed versions!