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    Frequency: Quarterly
    ISSN Online: 2581-6853
    Language: English


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    Aims & Scope

    Coordinated and published by the Grassroots Institute, the Grassroots Journal of Natural Resources (GJNR) is an international journal dedicated to the latest advancements in natural resources throughout the world. The goal of this journal is to provide a platform for scientists, social scientists, policy analysts, managers and practitioners (on all academic and professional levels) all over the world to promote, discuss and share various new issues and developments in different arenas of natural resources.

    All manuscripts must be prepared in English and are subject to a rigorous and fair peer-review process. Generally, accepted papers will appear online within few weeks followed by printed hard copy. The journal publishes original papers including but not limited to the following fields:

    Earth's Natural Resources
    Depletion of Natural Resources
    Natural Resources Policies
    Natural Resource Governance
    Natural Resource Law
    Natural Resources Accounting
    Natural Resource Economics
    Land Resources
    Grazing Lands
    Pastureland Development
    Anthropological Resources
    Agro-Ecosystems and Agriculture
    Management of Agro-ecosystems
    Development of Integrated Farming Systems
    Maintaining Biodiversity in Agriculture
    Sustainable Agriculture and Horticulture
    Organic and Ecological Agriculture and Horticulture
    Biodynamic Agriculture
    Genetic Resource Management: Biodiversity of Crops and Livestock
    Water Resources
    Rainwater Harvesting
    Watershed Development
    Participatory Irrigation Management
    Water Use Efficiency in Agriculture
    River Basin Management
    Marine Resources Management
    Coastal Resources Management
    Wetlands Management
    Forest Resources
    Sustainable Forest Management
    Management of NTFPs
    Agroforestry Systems for Rural Livelihoods
    Community Forestry
    Participatory Forest Management
    Forest Based Tourism
    Wildlife and Biodiversity Resources
    Wildlife and Habitat Conservation
    Biodiversity Conservation and Protected Areas
    Protected Areas Management
    Conservation of Agro-biodiversity
    Conservation of Animal Genetic Resources
    Wildlife and Nature Tourism
    Governance of Biodiversity Resources
    Aquatic Resources
    Inland Aquatic Resources
    Marine Fisheries
    Coastal Fisheries
    Coral Reef Management
    Governance of Aquatic Resources
    Coastal & Marine Resource
    Coastal Zones and Ecosystems
    Coastal & Marine Ecological Processes
    Marine Biodiversity and Conservation
    Modern Aquaculture and Ecology
    Mangrove Forests Conservation
    Coral Reef Conservation
    Environmental Degradation of Coastal and Marine Ecosystems
    Marine Mining Issues
    Integrated Coastal Zone Management
    Overfishing and Industrial Fishing
    Salt Farming and Environmental Issues
    Governance of Coastal & Marine Resources
    Mineral Resources
    Science and Ecology of Mineral Resources
    Economics of Mineral Resources
    Mineral Resources Policy and Governance
    Environmental Impacts of Mining of Minerals
    Sustainable Management of Mineral Resources
    Governance of Coastal & Marine Resources
    Energy Resources
    Energy Resource Management
    Unsustainable Energy Sources
    Environmental Impacts of Energy Projects
    Governance of Energy Resources
    Sustainable Development of Natural Resources

    We are also interested in:
    1) Short reports—2-5 page papers where an author can present either preliminary data or an idea with theoretical background but has not yet completed the research needed for a complete paper;
    2) Book Reviews – Comments and critiques of recently published books in the area of natural resources such as agricultural sciences.