Lake Bianco, Val Cairasca, Italy
(Courtesy of Gabriele Tartari)

The Journal of Limnology publishes peer-reviewed original papers, review papers and notes about all aspects of limnology. The scope of the Journal of Limnology comprises the ecology, biology, microbiology, physics, and chemistry of freshwaters, including the impact of human activities, management and conservation. Coverage includes molecular-, organism-, community-, and ecosystem-level studies on both applied and theoretical issues. Proceedings of workshops, specialized symposia, conferences, may also be accepted for publication.


Fast track review for young limnologists


PhD or Masters students who act as corresponding authors for a manuscript submitted to the Journal of Limnology can apply for fast-track review: a first decision, including a round of peer review, will be given as soon as possible, surely within three weeks.

Follow the instructions on and opt for 'Fast track for students', adding a letter from your supervisor certifying your status as Masters or PhD student.


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