Arid Ecosystems

Publisher: Pleiades Publishing, Ltd.

ISSN PRINT: 2079-0961
ISSN ONLINE: 2079-0988

ABOUT THIS JOURNAL

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Impact
  • 0.55Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2018
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SCOPE

Arid Ecosystems  publishes original scientific research articles on desert and semidesert ecosystems and environment:

  • systematic studies of arid territories: climate changes, water supply of territories, soils as ecological factors of ecosystems state and dynamics in different scales (from local to global);
  • systematic studies of arid ecosystems: composition and structure, diversity, ecology; paleohistory; dynamics under anthropogenic and natural factors impact, including climate changes; studying of bioresources and biodiversity, and development of the mapping methods;
  • arid ecosystems protection: development of the theory and methods of degradation prevention and monitoring; desert ecosystems rehabilitation;
  • problems of desertification: theoretical and practical issues of modern aridization processes under anthropogenic impact and global climate changes.

ABSTRACTING & INDEXING

AGRICOLA, EBSCO Discovery Service, EMBiology, Emerging Sources Citation Index, Google Scholar, INIS Atomindex, Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of China, Japanese Science and Technology Agency (JST), Meta, Naver, OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service, ProQuest Agricultural & Environmental Science Database, ProQuest Aqualine, ProQuest Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA), ProQuest Central, ProQuest Earth, Atmospheric & Aquatic Science Database, ProQuest Environmental Science, ProQuest Natural Science Collection, ProQuest SciTech Premium Collection, ProQuest Water Resources Abstracts, ProQuest-ExLibris Primo, ProQuest-ExLibris Summon, SCImago, SCOPUS.

CONTACTS

Aridnye Ekosistemy

Water Problems Institute, RAS
Gubkina 3, Moscow, 119333 Russia
Tel.: +7 (499) 135-70-41
Fax: +7 (499) 135-54-15
E-mail: arid.journal@yandex.ru
Web site: https://aridecosystems.ru