Arid Ecosystems

Publisher: Pleiades Publishing, Ltd.

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


Arid Ecosystems  is a peer reviewed journal. We use a double blind peer review format. The article must comply with the rules of the journal, have two positive reviews, correspond to the subject of the journal, have 85% of the originality of the article on the Antiplagiat program.

Any invited reviewer who feels unqualified or unable to review the manuscript due to the conflict of interests should promptly notify the editors and decline the invitation. Reviewers should formulate their statements clearly in a sound and reasoned way so that authors can use reviewer’s arguments to improve the manuscript. Personal criticism of the authors must be avoided. Reviewers should indicate in a review (i) any relevant published work that has not been cited by the authors, (ii) anything that has been reported in previous publications and not given appropriate reference or citation, (ii) any substantial similarity or overlap with any other manuscript (published or unpublished) of which they have personal knowledge.