The mission of The Center for Conservation Biology, through all of its diverse programs, is to provide the global community with the information needed to drive thoughtful, science-based conservation, to educate and train the next generation of conservation scientists, and to make lasting contributions to the natural world through critical thinking, innovation, and ground-breaking research.

Birds and nature inspire us all. We must be thoughtful and diligent to preserve the natural world for future generations. CCB works in the present to protect the future.