Journal of Forest Science (JFS)

ISSN 1212-4834 (Print)
ISSN 1805-935X (On-line)

  • An international peer-reviewed journal published under the auspices of the Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences and financed by the Ministry of Agriculture of the Czech Republic. Published since 1955 (by 1999 under the title Lesnictví-Forestry)
  • The journal is administered by an international Managing Editorial Board presided by the Honorary Chairman Prof. RNDr. Ing. Michal V. Marek, DrSc.
  • Editor-in-Chief: Doc. RNDr. Marian Slodičák, CSc.
  • Co-editors: Prof. Ing. Emanuel Kula, CSc., Ing. František Šach, CSc.
  • Executive Editor: Mgr. Petra Křížková
  • The journal is published monthly
  • Publication in the JFS is free of charge


Thematic scope

Original results of basic and applied research from all fields of forestry related to European forest ecosystems and their functions including those in the landscape and wood production chain are published in original scientific papers, short communications and review articles. Papers are published in English.


Current issue

Original Paper

Selection of promising black locust (Robinia pseudoacacia L.) cultivars in Hungary

Károly Rédei, Imre Csiha, János Rásó, Zsolt Keserű
J. For. Sci., 63 (2017): 339-343abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Changes in the nutrition and health status of young Norway spruce stands in the Krkonoše Mts. in a 17-year period

Radek Novotný, Bohumír Lomský, Vít Šrámek
J. For. Sci., 63 (2017): 344-354abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Forest density and orchard classification in Hyrcanian forests of Iran using Landsat 8 data

Khosrow Mirakhorlou, Reza Akhavan
J. For. Sci., 63 (2017): 355-362abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Research on forest terrain roughness as a source of dynamic action on the vehicle

Milan Mikleš, Milan Helexa, Juraj Mikleš
J. For. Sci., 63 (2017): 363-369abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Evaluation of forest fire risk using the Apriori algorithm and fuzzy c-means clustering

Ali Akbar Jafarzadeh, Ali Mahdavi, Heydar Jafarzadeh
J. For. Sci., 63 (2017): 370-380abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Growth performance and lignin content of Acacia mangium Willd. and Acacia auriculiformis A. Cunn. ex Benth. under normal and stressed conditions

Muhammad Javed Asif, Nisha Thopla Govender, Lai Hoe Ang, Wickneswari Ratnam
J. For. Sci., 63 (2017): 381-392abstractdownload PDF

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