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.

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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

Relationships between soil physicochemical properties and nitrogen fixing, nitrifying and denitrifying under varying land-use practices in the northwest region of Argentina

Carolina Pérez Brandan, Annabel Meyer, José Manuel Meriles, Jorgelina Huidobro, Michael Schloter, Silvina Vargas Gil
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 1-9abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Water and sediment runoff and soil moisture response to grass cover in sloping citrus land, Southern China

Minghao Mo, Zhao Liu, Jie Yang, Yuejun Song, Anguo Tu, Kaitao Liao, Jie Zhang
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 10-21abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Genetic diversity and community structure of soil bacteria in Chinese fir plantations

Yuanhao He, Xiaojun Deng, Feng Che
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 22-31abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Functional diversity of microorganisms in metal- and alkali-contaminated soils of Central and North-eastern Slovakia

Juraj Fazekaš, Danica Fazekašová, Peter Adamišin, Petra Huličová, Eva Benková
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 32-39abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Total content of macroelements and trace elements in Holocene calcareous gyttja from the post-bog area of north-western Poland

Grzegorz Jarnuszewski, Edward Meller
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 40-46abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Evaluation of methods for water and non-volatile LNAPL content measurement in porous media

Ayele Teressa Chala, Svatopluk Matula, Kamila Báťková, František Doležal
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 47-56abstractdownload PDF

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