Reviews for "ICES Journal of Marine Science"

Average duration Review reports
(1st review rnd.)
1st rev. rnd Tot. handling Im. rejection Number Quality Overall rating Outcome Year
n/a n/a 5.0
days
n/a n/a n/a Rejected (im.) 2018
Motivation: Was told that the paper was not novel enough for the journal.
n/a n/a 4.0
days
n/a n/a n/a Rejected (im.) 2014
4.1
weeks
4.7
weeks
n/a 3 4
(very good)
4
(very good)
Accepted 2015
Motivation: Thorough reviews from knowledgeable reviewers; Quick decisions by editor; No delays at any point in process. Also very quick from acceptance to proofs & online publication.
13.4
weeks
20.6
weeks
n/a 2 4
(very good)
4
(very good)
Accepted 2015
Motivation: Editor had a really good read of the paper.
She really persisted with it and resulted in a better paper.