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Forests — Open Access Forestry Journal

Forests (ISSN 1999-4907) is an open access journal of forestry and forest ecology published monthly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access - free for readers, with publishing fees paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: indexed by the Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science), Compendex (EI), GeoBase, Scopus and other databases.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 29 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 7 days (median values for papers published in this journal in 2016).

Impact Factor: 1.583 (2015) ; 5-Year Impact Factor: 1.690 (2015)

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Forests
Tree Species, as Major Drivers of Forest Ecosystems Functioning Guest Editor: Laurent Augusto
Deadline: 25 January 2017
Special Issue in Forests
Dynamics and Management of Boreal Forests Guest Editors: Annika Nordin, Tomas Lundmark
Deadline: 30 January 2017
Special Issue in Forests
Intensity of Forest Management—Selected Papers from FowiTa German Forest Sciences Conference (Sessions 10–14) Guest Editor: Henning Meesenburg
Deadline: 15 February 2017
Special Issue in Forests
Soil Carbon Sequestration in Forests Guest Editors: Adele Muscolo, Miroslava Mitrovic
Deadline: 28 February 2017

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in Forests
Forests Carbon Fluxes and Sequestration Collection Editor: Mark Harmon
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