Soil and Water Research (SWR)

ISSN 1801-5395 (Print)
ISSN 1805-9384 (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 2006
  • The journal is administered by an international Editorial Board
  • Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Ing. Josef Kozák, DrSc., Dr.h.c.
  • Executive Editor: Ing. Markéta Knížková
  • The journal is published as a quarterly


Thematic scope

original papers, short communications and critical reviews from all fields of science and engineering related to soil and water and their interactions in natural and man-modified landscapes, with a particular focus on agricultural land use. The fields encompassed include, but are not limited to, the basic and applied soil science, soil hydrology, irrigation and drainage of lands, hydrology, management and revitalisation of small water streams and small water reservoirs, including fishponds, soil erosion research and control, drought and flood control, wetland restoration and protection, surface and ground water protection in therms of their quantity and quality, good agricultural practices, land consolidation and other measures for improving and protecting soils and all other elements of the environment in small agricultural and forested catchments. Socio-economic issues are not excluded. The journal is open to authors from all parts of the world irrespective of their professional background and affiliation. Papers are published in English.


Current issue

Original Paper
Skála J., Vácha R., Hofman J., Horváthová V., Sáňka M., Čechmánková J.:

Spatial differentiation of ecosystem risks of soil pollution in floodplain areas of the Czech Republic

Soil & Water Res., 12 (2017): 1-9abstractfulltext
Original Paper
Kim K., Sim J., Kim T.-H.:

Evaluations of the effects of soil properties and electrical conductivity on the water content reflectometer calibration for landfill cover soils

Soil & Water Res., 12 (2017): 10-17abstractfulltext
Original Paper
Sekáč P., Šálek M., Wranová A., Kumble P., Sklenička P.:

Effect of water features proximity on farmland prices in a landlocked country: the consequences for planning

Soil & Water Res., 12 (2017): 18-28abstractfulltext
Original Paper
Maddahi Z., Jalalian A., Kheirkhah Zarkesh M.M., Honarjo N.:

Land suitability analysis for rice cultivation using a GIS-based fuzzy multi-criteria decision making approach: central part of Amol District, Iran

Soil & Water Res., 12 (2017): 29-38abstractfulltext
Original Paper
Brant V., Zábranský P., Škeříková M., Pivec J., Kroulík M., Procházka L.:

Effect of row width on splash erosion and throughfall in silage maize crops

Soil & Water Res., 12 (2017): 39-50abstractfulltext
Original Paper
Dragičević N., Karleuša B., Ožanić N.:

Erosion Potential Method (Gavrilović method) sensitivity analysis

Soil & Water Res., 12 (2017): 51-59abstractfulltext
Original Paper
Zarehaghi D., Neyshabouri M.R., Gorji M., Hassanpour R., Bandehagh A.:

Growth and development of pistachio seedling root at different levels of soil moisture and compaction in greenhouse conditions

Soil & Water Res., 12 (2017): 60-66abstractfulltext
Obituary notice
Matula S.:

prof. Ing. Dr. Miroslav Kutílek, DrSc.

Soil & Water Res., 12 (2017): 67-68fulltext