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.
  • Co-editors: prof. Ing. Radka Kodešová, CSc., doc. Ing. Radim Vácha, Ph.D., prof. Dr. Ing. Bořivoj Šarapatka, CSc
  • 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.

Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences changed to double-blind reviewing
The Publishing Board of the CAAS is pleased to announce its movement to a double-blind review process  (November, 2018).

Current issue

Original Paper

The influence of soil texture on the course of volume changes of soil

Andrej Tall, Branislav Kandra, Milan Gomboš, Dana Pavelková
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 57-66abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Two types of biochars: one made from sugarcane bagasse, other one produced from paper fiber sludge and grain husks and their effects on water retention of a clay, a loamy soil and a silica sand

Hana Hlaváčiková, Viliam Novák, Koji Kameyama, Katarína Brezianska, Marek Rodný, Justína Vitková
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 67-75abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Evaluation of the SWAT model as an integrated management tool in the Švihov drinking water supply catchment

Jan Gregar, Jan Petrů, Jana Novotná
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 76-83abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Distribution and sources of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in soils along the Shatt Al-Arab River Delta in southern Iraq

Hamid Al-Saad, Wisam Farid, Wasen Abdul-Ameer
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 84-93abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

The use of simple hydrological models to assess outflow of two green roofs systems

Vojtěch Skala, Michal Dohnal, Jana Votrubová, Vladimíra Jelínková
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 94-103abstractdownload PDF

Present restrictions of sewage sludge application in agriculture within the European Union

Hana Hudcová, Jan Vymazal, Miloš Rozkošný
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 104-120abstractdownload PDFsupplementary material

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