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)
  • Editor-in-Chief: Doc. RNDr. Marian Slodičák, CSc.
  • Co-editors: Prof. Ing. Emanuel Kula, CSc., Ing. František Šach, CSc.
  • Executive Editor: Mgr. Petra Kolářová
  • 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

List of reviewers


J. For. Sci., 64 (2018): I-IIdownload PDF

The prospect of micropropagating Gonystylus bancanus (Miq.) Kurz, a tropical peat swamp forest timber species through tissue culture technique – Review

Akeng Grippin, Ab Shukor Nor Aini, Mahmud Nor Akhirrudin, Abdul Hamid Hazandy, Muniandy Sures Kumar, Parlan Ismail
J. For. Sci., 64 (2018): 1-8abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Effect of wood ash mulch on growth of Scots pine seedlings after transplanting into peat soil: A pilot study

Juha Heiskanen, Karri Uotila, Hanna Ruhanen
J. For. Sci., 64 (2018): 9-16abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Adaptive k-tree sample plot for the estimation of stem density: An empirical approach

Sohrabi H.
J. For. Sci., 64 (2018): 17-24abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Energy potential of main forest-forming species of stands in the Northern Steppe, Ukraine

Viktoriia Lovynska, Svitlana Sytnyk, Yurii Gritsan
J. For. Sci., 64 (2018): 25-32abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Evaluation of total time consumption in harvester technology deployment in conditions of the forest sector of the Czech Republic

Petr Javůrek, Jiří Dvořák
J. For. Sci., 64 (2018): 33-42abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Relationship between innovation and networks in chestnut value chain: A case study in Italy

Marco Focacci, Isabella De Meo, Alessandro Paletto
J. For. Sci., 64 (2018): 43-51abstractdownload PDF

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