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Special Issue on Water-related Geoenvironmental Disasters under Influences of Climate Change and Human Activities

Geoenvironmental Disasters welcomes submissions to the thematic series on Water-related Geoenvironmental Disasters under Influences of Climate Change and Human Activities.

This special series collect the articles from the research on water-related Geoenvironmental Disasters. It publishes some key contributions from different aspects of water-related Geoenvironmental Disasters including flood, water pollution, extreme weather, etc. The series continues with further articles dealing with water-related Geoenvironmental Disasters.

Potential topics include but are not limited to:

  • flood 
  • draught
  • windstorms
  • water pollution
  • extreme weather
  • water role in sediment transport.

Submission Instructions

Before submitting your manuscript, please ensure you have carefully read the submission guidelines for Geoenvironmental Disasters. The complete manuscript should be submitted through the Geoenvironmental Disasters submission system. To ensure that you submit to the correct special issue please select the appropriate special issue in the drop-down menu upon submission. In addition, indicate within your cover letter that you wish your manuscript to be considered as part of the thematic series on Laboratory and field testing for landslide risk analysis. All submissions will undergo rigorous peer review and accepted articles will be published within the journal as a collection. 

Deadline for submissions: 1st October 2017
Lead Guest Editor

Bin He, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Guest Editors

Camilo Allyson Simões de Farias, Federal University of Campina Grande, Brazil

Netrananda Sahu, University of Delhi, India 

Submissions will also benefit from the usual advantages of open access publication: 

  • Rapid publication: Online submission, electronic peer review and production make the process of publishing your article simple and efficient 
  • High visibility and international readership in your field: Open access publication ensures high visibility and maximum exposure for your work - anyone with online access can read your article
  • No space constraints: Publishing online means unlimited space for figures, extensive data and video footage
  • Authors retain copyright, licensing the article under a Creative Commons license: articles can be freely redistributed and reused as long as the article is correctly attributed 

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2017 Journal Metrics

  • Speed
    85 days from submission to first decision
    129 days from submission to acceptance
    14 days from acceptance to publication


    Social Media Impact
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