Aim & Scope

Ankara University Journal of Environmental Sciences aims to contribute to the studies in the field of environment at national and international level by bringing together researchers from both the discipline of environmental sciences and other disciplines on environmental problems, environmental protection and sustainability, by producing and sharing information and producing scientific solutions.

Ankara University Journal of Environmental Sciences is published by the Centre for Environmental Studies of Ankara University since 2009. It is published twice a year.

Original articles prepared by researchers from both the discipline of environmental sciences and other disciplines are published in the journal on all branches and subjects related to environmental sciences. The publication policy of the Journal of Environmental Sciences; is to publish experimental and review-type articles, especially articles based on research and examination by applying new scientific methods and techniques. Apart from articles, book reviews, congress, symposium reports, or research reports can also be included in the journal.


Manuscripts to be sent to the journal must first be approved by the Editorial Board. In addition, the articles are evaluated by at least two referees. Manuscripts should not exceed 20 pages in total, including the main text, references, charts, figures, and photographs. The responsibility of the articles published in the journal belongs to the author. When submitting a manuscript to the journal, the authors are deemed to have accepted that their studies have not been previously published or sent for publication in another scientific publication. In order to use the article evaluation process more efficiently and to increase the scientific quality of the journal, it is obligatory for the authors to comply with the journal's writing and structural format specifications.