Exclusion of Reviewers
Authors may request to exclude certain reviewers who might have perceived competing interests from refereeing their works.
The Editors avoid sending manuscripts to particular reviewers under the following circumstances:
Request to Withdraw
Authors may request to withdraw their manuscript(s) as they progress through the editorial process, reviewer process, or of an accepted but unpublished paper.
Appealing the Editorial Decisions and Reviewers’ Reports
Authors have the right to challenge editorial decisions and reports from reviewers. In that case, authors are required to submit a detailed explanation of their objections. When considered necessary, editor may start a new evaluation process for the manuscript.
Reusing the Published Articles
The publishing rights of the manuscripts belong to the General Directorate of Forestry Publication Commission. However, author(s) has/have the right to republish their articles and may submit their requests on the issue to the Journal Editor.
The editorial feedback is provided for the requests on academic uses or reprinting of the article, etc. which have been received.
About the errors in the editorial process or in the printing process, the author may request an erratum for writing or typing mistakes in the following issue of the journal to be published.