Regional Studies in Marine Science

Regional Studies in Marine Science - ISSN 2352-4855
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 0.893 Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP):
SNIP measures contextual citation impact by weighting citations based on the total number of citations in a subject field.
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 0.487 SCImago Journal Rank (SJR):
SJR is a prestige metric based on the idea that not all citations are the same. SJR uses a similar algorithm as the Google page rank; it provides a quantitative and a qualitative measure of the journal’s impact.
Impact Factor: 1.183 (2019) Impact Factor:
The Impact Factor measures the average number of citations received in a particular year by papers published in the journal during the two preceding years.
© 2017 Journal Citation Reports ® (Clarivate Analytics, 2017)
5 Year Impact Factor: 1.476 (2019) Five-Year Impact Factor:
To calculate the five year Impact Factor, citations are counted in 2016 to the previous five years and divided by the source items published in the previous five years.
© 2017 Journal Citation Reports ® (Clarivate Analytics, 2017)
Volumes: Volumes 25-32
Issues: 8 issues
ISSN: 23524855

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REGIONAL STUDIES IN MARINE SCIENCE will publish scientifically sound papers on regional aspects of maritime and marine resources in estuaries, coastal zones, continental shelf, the seas and oceans.

Papers published may include (but are not limited to):
• Studies of local interest and importance to the region
• Studies on regional marine biodiversity and fisheries resources
• Regional strategies and action plans for conservation of marine biodiversity and sustainable development
• Marine resources management including sustainable fisheries management and the selection and operation of marine protected areas
• Studies on chemical contaminants (e.g. pesticides, endocrine disrupting chemicals, and pharmaceutical and personal care chemicals) especially concerning food species
• Studies on the impacts of eutrophication, hypoxia and chemical contaminants on species important to the region, and their control/mitigation measures
• Pollution control and management
> • Economic and social impacts of marine pollution and/or coastal development to the region
• Strategies/impacts of wastewater effluent disposal and contaminated mud disposal
• Case histories of pollution control and management
• Environmental damage and compensation
• Regional experience in habitat restoration and mitigation after environmental perturbation
• Regional experience and strategies for sustainable development through achieving a balance between coastal development and environmental protection