Land — Open Access Journal

Land (ISSN 2073-445X) is an international and crossdisciplinary peer-reviewed open access journal of land use/land change, land management, land system science and landscape, etc, published monthly online by MDPI. Land is affiliated to International Association for Landscape Ecology (IALE) and members receive a discount on the article processing charge.
  • Open Access free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: Indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI - Web of Science) and Scopus.
  • CiteScore (2018 Scopus data): 2.15, which equals rank 37/140 (Q2) in the category 'Nature and Landscape Conservation' and 90/336 (Q2) in 'Ecology'.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 14.5 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 6.3 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2018).
  • Recognition of reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Land
Global Vegetation and Land Surface Dynamics in a Changing Climate Guest Editors: Pinki Mondal, Sonali Shukla McDermid
Deadline: 30 June 2019
Special Issue in Land
Restoring Degraded Lands to Attain UN-SDGs Guest Editors: Purushothaman Abhilash, Sheikh Adil Edrisi, Vishal Tripathi, Rajiv Chaturvedi, Himlal Baral, Ali El-Keblawy
Deadline: 31 July 2019
Special Issue in Land
Land Cover/Land-Use Changes in South and Southeast Asia Guest Editors: Thilde Bech Bruun, Cornelia Hett, Rob Cramb
Deadline: 15 August 2019
Special Issue in Land
Multifunctional landscapes Guest Editor: Dietrich Schmidt-Vogt
Deadline: 31 August 2019

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