Folia Oecologica

Open access

Folia Oecologica is an international scientific open access journal covering all aspects of both theoretical and applied ecology and related interdisciplinary fields, especially forestry, nature conservation, agriculture, ecological economics etc. It is a continuation of the journal Folia dendrologica published within the years 1974–1997. The journal publishes full-text papers, short communications and review articles. All submitted manuscripts are reviewed by two independent reviewers. There are no article processing charges. The owner and publisher of the journal is the Institute of Forest Ecology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences. In addition to online publishing, print copies of the journal are also offered.

Rejection Rate:

25%

Why subscribe and read

An international journal, Folia Oecologica, previously known as Folia dendrologica, has extended its scientific scope to include more complex ecological issues.

It provides readers with the current advacement in theoretical and applied ecology in Europe, a topic that has taken on increasing importance world-wide.

The editorial team aims to steadily improve the scientific value of the journal.

Almost a half-century journal, its first volume appeared in 1974. The issues are available upon request.

Why submit

The journal does not have article processing charges nor article submission charges.

Fair and fast peer review

There is a strong support of the Institute of Forest Ecology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences as the journal publisher for the issuing of the journal.

Used Open Access Publishing model enables to all users free access to full-text papers, which is expected to give benefit to scientists‘ co-operation and to increase impact on the published articles.

Inland and foreign scientists are encouraged to contribute to the advacement of the ecological disciplines through the publication in the journal Folia Oecologica.

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Editor-in-Chief
Milan Barna, Institute of Forest Ecology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovak Republic

Deputy/ Managing Editor
Miroslav Saniga, Institute of Forest Ecology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovak Republic

Editorial Advisory Board
Miroslav Blaženec, Institute of Forest Ecology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovak Republic
Eduard Bublinec, Catholic University in Ružomberok, Slovak Republic
János Csiky, University of Pécs, Hungary
Edward P. Farrell, University College Dublin, Ireland
Peter Ferus, Institute of Forest Ecology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovak Republic
Dušan Gömöry, Technical University in Zvolen, Slovak Republic
František Hnilička, Czech University of Life Sciences Prague, Czech Republic
Alois Honěk, Crop Research Institute, Czech Republic
Juraj Hreško, Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra, Slovak Republic
Richard Hrivnák, Plant Science and Biodiversity Center of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovak Republic
Helena Ivanová, Institute of Forest Ecology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovak Republic
Benjamín Jarčuška, Institute of Forest Ecology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovak Republic
Ján Kukla, Institute of Forest Ecology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovak Republic
Ján Kulfan, Institute of Forest Ecology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovak Republic
Andrea Kunová, University of Milan, Italy
Lorenzo Lastrucci, University of Florence, Italy
Zdenka Martinková, Crop Research Institute, Czech Republic
Róbert Marušák, Czech University of Life Sciences Prague, Czech Republic
Cristian Montalva, Universidad Austral de Chile, Chile
Robert Pál, Montana Tech of the University of Montana, USA
Luboš Purchart, Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic
Silvia I. Rondon, Oregon State University, USA
Róbert Sedmák, Technical University in Zvolen, Slovak Republic
Michal Slezák, Plant Science and Biodiversity Center of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovak Republic
Culiţă Sîrbu, Ion Ionescu de la Brad University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine of Iaşi, Romania
Ján Supuka, Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra, Slovak Republic
Peter Zach, Institute of Forest Ecology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovak Republic

Executive Editor
Katarína Sládeková, Institute of Forest Ecology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovak Republic

Contact
Editorial office address:
Institute of Forest Ecology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences
L. Stura 2
960 53 Zvolen
Slovak Republic

Telephone number: 00421 45 5241 111
E-mail: knizuel@savzv.sk
Home page: https://ife.sk/research/edited-journals/folia-oecologica

Publisher
DE GRUYTER Poland
Bogumiła Zuga 32A Str.
01-811 Warsaw, Poland
T: +48 22 701 50 15

Journal Information

CiteScore 2017: 0.21

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2017: 0.162
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2017: 0.211

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