British Ecological Society Journals
Journal of Ecology

Journal of Ecology publishes high-impact, novel research on all aspects of plant ecology (including algae), in both aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems.

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Journal of Applied Ecology

Journal of Applied Ecology publishes high-impact, novel research at the intersection of ecological science and the management of biological resources.

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Journal of Animal Ecology

Journal of Animal Ecology publishes the best animal ecology research that develops, tests and advances broad ecological principle.

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Methods in Ecology and Evolution

Methods in Ecology and Evolution publishes high-impact, novel methods in ecology and evolution and facilitates their uptake by the research community.

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Functional Ecology

Functional Ecology publishes high-impact ecological research that significantly advances our mechanistic understanding of ecological pattern and process.

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People and Nature

People and Nature publishes interdisciplinary research that explores the relationships between humans and nature.

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Ecological Solutions and Evidence

Ecological Solutions and Evidence publishes open access ecological research with direct relevance to the management of biological resources and ecological systems.

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Ecology and Evolution

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A broad open access journal publishing research in ecology, evolution and conservation science.

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Benefits of publishing with the British Ecological Society

  • World-renowned and international society with 7,000 members globally, uniting to advance ecological science
  • Established society with over 100 years of history within the ecology community
  • Rigorous, efficient peer-review and high-profile, international editorial boards
  • Dedicated, proactive editorial office support – available to assist at all stages of publication process
  • Broad international readership and option to publish translated abstracts for all article
  • Extensive reach and global audience, with millions of downloads annually
  • Dedicated social media support and promotion for your research through the journals' active and engaged accounts

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