Environments (ISSN 2076-3298) is an international and cross-disciplinary scholarly, open access journal focusing on the advances, issues and challenges related to environmental systems. Our aim is to encourage scientists and engineers to publish their experimental, theoretical, novel practical results in a variety of areas that range from environmental conservation, environmental technologies, ecosystem services, risk, policy, governance, monitoring and modelling of environmental systems, stakeholder engagement and decision support. There is no restriction on the length of the papers. The full experimental details must be provided with the basic QA so that the results can be reproduced. Electronic files and software regarding the full details of the calculation or experimental procedure, if unable to be published in Word/LaTeX format, can be deposited as supplementary electronic material.
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- Environmental protection and pollution prevention
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- Environmental impact and risk assessment
- Environmental change and conservation
- Environmental analysis and monitoring
- Ecosystem services, biodiversity and natural capital
- Environmental economics
- Development and application of environmental data, information, tools and decision support systems
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