About Journal of Zoological and Botanical Gardens

Aims and Scope

The Journal of Zoological and Botanical Gardens (ISSN 2673-5636) is an international, multidisciplinary, peer-reviewed, and scientific open-access and open-source journal that covers topics on the intersection of landscape ecology and fauna and flora conservation. It publishes reviews, regular research papers, communications, and there is no restriction on the length of the papers.

Journal of Zoological and Botanical Gardens draws together expertise from biophysical, biological, conservation, social sciences, and humanities to explore basic and applied research questions concerning the ecology, conservation, management, and sustainability of landscapes and wildlife.

Subject Areas

Landscape Ecology

  • Landscape architecture
  • Landscape planning/design
  • Landscape conservation, development, and enhancement
  • Landscape restoration and reclamation
  • Landscape connectivity
  • Ecosystem services on a landscape scale
  • Landscape and climate change interactions
  • Landscape sustainability
  • Landscape engineering
  • Landscape management
  • Landscape urbanism
  • Agricultural landscapes and urban agriculture
  • Green infrastructures
  • Tourism and Landscape
  • Cultural Landscapes

Fauna Conservation

  • Fauna conservation in protected areas and landscapes
  • Management of zoological gardens
  • Planning, building, and designing of/at zoological gardens
  • History of zoological gardens
  • Reintroduction and introduction projects
  • Research on public opinion of zoological gardens
  • Educational and enjoyment benefits in zoological gardens
  • Experiences in breeding and keeping zoo animals
  • Conservation of rare and threatened animal species
  • Animal behavior and welfare
  • Disease investigations in zoological gardens

Flora conservation

  • Flora conservation in protected areas and landscapes
  • Management of botanical gardens
  • Planning, building, and designing of/at botanical gardens
  • History of botanical gardens
  • Reintroduction and introduction projects
  • Conservation of rare and threatened plant species
  • Systematic botany and evolutionary biology
  • Ethnobiology
  • Horticulture
  • Floristics
  • Plant Ecology
  • Educational and enjoyment benefits in botanical gardens

MDPI Publication Ethics Statement

JZBG is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). MDPI takes the responsibility to enforce a rigorous peer-review together with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure to add high quality scientific works to the field of scholarly publication. Unfortunately, cases of plagiarism, data falsification, inappropriate authorship credit, and the like, do arise. MDPI takes such publishing ethics issues very seriously and our editors are trained to proceed in such cases with a zero tolerance policy. To verify the originality of content submitted to our journals, we use iThenticate to check submissions against previous publications. MDPI works with Publons to provide reviewers with credit for their work.

Book Reviews

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Copyright / Open Access

Articles published in JZBG will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The copyright is retained by the author(s). MDPI will insert the following note at the end of the published text:

© 2020 by the authors; licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).

Reprints

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Announcement and Advertisement

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Editorial Office

Ms. Milica Adamović
Managing Editor
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