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
Comparison of different approaches to LS factor calculations based on a measured soil loss under simulated rainfall.
Hrabalíková M., Janeček M.:
Soil & Water Res., 12 (2017): 69-77abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper
Effect of temperature and soil pH on the sorption of ibuprofen in agricultural soil
Hiller E., Šebesta M.:
Soil & Water Res., 12 (2017): 78-85abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper
Distribution and accumulation of heavy metals in sediments of the northern part of mangrove in Hara Biosphere Reserve, Qeshm Island (Persian Gulf)
ZareZadeh R., Rezaee P., Lak R., Masoodi M., Ghorbani M.:
Soil & Water Res., 12 (2017): 86-95abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper
Evaluation of field performance of BEST aeolian sediment catcher in sandy-loam soil of arid zone of Turkey
Başaran M., Uzun O., Erpul G.:
Soil & Water Res., 12 (2017): 96-105abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper
Splash erosion in maize crops under conservation management in combination with shallow strip-tillage before sowing
Brant V., Kroulík M., Pivec J., Zábranský P., Hakl J., Holec J., Kvíz Z., Procházka l.:
Soil & Water Res., 12 (2017): 106-116abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper
Evaluation of discrepancies in spatial distribution of rainfall erosivity in the Czech Republic caused by different approaches using GIS and geostatistical tools
Brychta J., Janeček M.:
Soil & Water Res., 12 (2017): 117-127abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper
Effect of windbreaks on wind speed reduction and soil protection against wind erosion
Řeháček D., Khel T., Kučera J., Vopravil J., Petera M.:
Soil & Water Res., 12 (2017): 128-135abstractdownload PDF

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