Journal info (provided by editor)

Issues per year
6
Articles published last year
180
Manuscripts received last year
240
% accepted last year
65%
% immediately rejected last year
12%
Open access status
open access
Manuscript handling fee?
no
Kind of complaint procedure
Editor

Aims and Scope

The journal Ecological Informatics is devoted to the publication of high quality, peer-reviewed articles on all aspects of ecoinformatics, computational ecology, biogeography and systems ecology. The scope of the journal takes into account the data-intensive nature of ecology, the precious information content of ecological data, the growing capacity of computational technology to leverage complex data as well as the critical need for informing sustainable management in spite of global environmental and climate change.
The nature of the journal is interdisciplinary at the crossover between ecology and informatics. It focuses on novel concepts and techniques for image- and genome-based monitoring, sensor- and multimedia-based data acquisition, internet-based data archiving and sharing, dat

SciRev ratings (provided by authors) (based on 1 review)

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Latest review

First review round: 28.1 weeks. Overall rating: 1 (bad). Outcome: Rejected.