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

The influence of deforestation and anthropogenic activities on runoff generation

Mohammad Reza Khaleghi
J. For. Sci., 63 (2017): 245-253abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Importance of the first thinning in young mixed Norway spruce and European beech stands

Jiří Novák, David Dušek, Marian Slodičák, Dušan Kacálek
J. For. Sci., 63 (2017): 254-262abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Results of Czech ash provenance experiment

Václav Buriánek, Petr Novotný, Jaroslav Dostál
J. For. Sci., 63 (2017): 263-274abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Variability in leaf and crown morphology correlated with light availability in five natural populations of Quercus castaneifolia C.A. Mey

Fariba Babaei, Seyed Gholamali Jalali, Hormoz Sohrabi, Anoshirvan Shirvany
J. For. Sci., 63 (2017): 275-281abstractdownload PDF

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