Skip to main content

Aims and scope

Aims and scope

Journal of Ecology and Environment is an open access and online journal dedicated to sharing outcomes of basic ecological research, and implications or applications based on ecological research. The journal mainly focuses on basic ecological research on terrestrial and aquatic populations, communities, ecosystems and landscapes. Also, its scope includes applied issues such as biodiversity loss and climate change based on ecological research.

We are committed to represent ecological research from under-represented regions such as Eurasian ecosystems, especially Northeast Asian ecosystems. Journal of Ecology and Environment strives for prompt dissemination of research outcomes and their implications to readers, through continuous online publication and an open access policy.

Official journal of

  • ​​​​​​​Journal of Ecology and Environment is the official journal of the Ecological Society of Korea.

    The journal was founded in 1977 and transferred to BioMed Central in June 2016. An electronic archive of articles published between 1977 and March 2016 can be found here.

Annual Journal Metrics