Open Journal of Ecology

ISSN Print: 2162-1985    ISSN Online: 2162-1993

Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Biodiversity Research


    Biodiversity mainly includes Genetic diversity, Species diversity and Ecosystem diversity, among these three layers, Species diversity is the key part of biodiversity, it reflects the complicated relationship between organisms and environment, and also reflects the richness of biological resources. The number of species of plants, animals, and microorganisms, the enormous diversity of genes in these species, the different ecosystems on the planet, such as deserts, rainforests and coral reefs are all part of a biologically diverse Earth. Since rational use of natural resources and the protection of the ecological environment is the foundation for human to achieve the sustainable development, biodiversity research and conservation has becoming a hot topic worldwide.


    In this special issue, we intend to invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original researches and review articles on exploring biodiversity research. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:

    • Biodiversity and ecosystem services
    • Threats to biodiversity
    • Biodiversity protection
    • Biodiversity and human health
    • Biodiversity and agriculture
    • Biodiversity, business and industry
    • Measurement of biodiversity
    • Ecological controls on biodiversity
    • Climate change and biodiversity

    Authors should read over the journal’s For Authors carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.


    Please kindly notice that the “Special Issue” under your manuscript title is supposed to be specified and the research field “Special Issue – Biodiversity Research” should be chosen during your submission.


    According to the following timetable:


    Submission Deadline

    September 27th, 2019

    Publication Date

    November 2019


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    oje@scirp.org