The Journal of Freshwater Ecology (ISSN 0270-5060) has been published continuously since 1981 by Oikos Publishers, Inc. However, beginning with 2011 the Journal has a new publisher, the Taylor & Francis Group. To learn more about Taylor & Francis, click here to access their web site.

Purpose and Scope: The Journal of Freshwater Ecology is intended to be a vehicle for the reasonably rapid dissemination of current limnological information. The Journal publishes refereed manuscripts dealing with a wide variety of original ecological studies, observations, and techniques. Review articles, abstracts, and extensive mongraphs will not normally by published.

Note to Authors: Manuscripts submitted to the Journal should not be under consideration for publication elsewhere. Submission of manuscripts and subsequent publication thereof assumes that the articles have not been published elsewhere and the authors agree that copyright is transferred to the publisher.

Correspondence relative to submissions of manuscripts should be addressed to the editor:

Jeffrey A. Simmons, Ph.D.


Subscription Information: Starting with 2011, subscriptions to the Journal should be entered directly with Taylor & Francis. Click here to access the Journal page at the Taylor & Francis web site.