Aims and Scopes
iForest is an Open Access, peer-reviewed online journal published by the Italian Society of Silviculture and Forest Ecology (SISEF).
The journal encompasses a broad range of research aspects concerning forest science: forest ecology, biodiversity/genetics and ecophysiology, silviculture, forest inventory and planning, forest protection and monitoring, forest harvesting, landscape ecology, forest history, wood technology.
iForest is freely and universally accessible online. It has been selected for coverage in the following ISI Thomson Reuters products:
iForest is indexed by Elsevier Products (Scopus™, Embase™, etc), in the directory of Open Access Journal (DOAJ™), and is a member of the Crossref consortium™.
iForest aims to a rapid publication of submitted material in the following sections:
original research works that present experimental results, conceptual advances, innovations in research techniques and methods.
papers that present the state of the art in a particular field, including metanalysis of published data set.
original research articles intended as brief reports of findings.
papers that present new research tools, techniques and methods, including new modeling approaches.
technical and methodological short notes aimed to convey technical information on a specific topic.
persuasive comments on recently published research results.
No articles processing charge is applied.
iForest will consider only original manuscripts that have not been published elsewhere and are not under consideration by another journal.