Environmental Science and Ecology Open Access

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» Climate Risk Management
» Climate Services
» Environmental Nanotechnology, Monitoring and Management
» Global Ecology and Conservation
» Weather and Climate Extremes

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Open Access: What are your options?

There are many options within Elsevier Environmental Science and Ecology to publish your next article open access. Most of our journals are either full open access or offer an open access option.

Access to quality research is vital to the scientific community and beyond. We support sustainable access and work hard to provide a range of open access options alongside our access initiatives to ensure everyone can read, use and trust the latest research.

Elsevier's open access options:

  • Open access journals » over 100 journals to choose from
  • Open access articles » Over 1600 established journals support authors who want to publish their article open access
  • Green open access » Authors can share their research in a variety of ways with the wider public

Most of our journals offer the option to publish your article open access and make them immediately and permanently freely available on ScienceDirect to subscribers and non subscribers. To find out more, visit the individual journals' homepages.

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Open Access Journals

Our full open access journals are available here:

Climate Risk Management 

Climate Risk Management

Climate Risk  Management publishes original scientific contributions, state-of-the-art reviews and reports of practical experience on all aspects of the production and use of climate and climate-related information in decision and policy making from the near- to long-term.

Climate Services 

Climate Services

Climate Services brings science and practice together. It serves as a means of communication, dialogue and exchange forum between researchers and stakeholders.

Climate services develop and provide science-based and user-specific information relating to past, present and potential future climate.

Environmental Nanotechnology, Monitoring and Management

Environmental  Nanotechnology, Monitoring and Management

Environmental  Nanotechnology, Monitoring and Management is a journal devoted to the publication of peer reviewed original research on environmental nanotechnologies, monitoring studies and management for water, soil , waste and human health samples.

Global Ecology and Conservation 

Global Ecology and  Conservation

Global Ecology  and Conservation is a peer-reviewed, open-access journal covering all sub-disciplines of ecological and conservation science: from theory to practice, from molecules to ecosystems, from regional to global.

Weather and Climate Extremes

Weather and Climate Extremes

Weather and  Climate Extremes publishes on different aspects of research in weather and climate extremes, monitoring and early warning systems, assessment of vulnerability and impacts, developing and implementing intervention policies, effective risk management and adaptation practices to address local and regional needs and circumstances, engagement of local communities in the adoption of these practices to cope with extremes, and information and communication strategies.