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

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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

Mineralogy and chemical composition of Cryosols and Andosols in Antarctica

Vlček V., Pospíšilová L., Uhlík P.
Soil & Water Res., 13 (2018): 61-73abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Distribution and sources of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in soils from Shengli Oil Field, China

Kuang S., Su Y., Zhang J., Song Z., Wang H., Yu W.
Soil & Water Res., 13 (2018): 74-82abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Digitization and mapping of national legacy soil data of Montenegro

Salković E., Djurović I., Knežević M., Popović-Bugarin V., Topalović A.
Soil & Water Res., 13 (2018): 83-89abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Spatial heterogeneity of surface roughness on tilled loess slopes in erosion stages

Zhang Q., Wang J., Wu F.
Soil & Water Res., 13 (2018): 90-97abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Implementation of the curve number method and the KINFIL model in the Smeda Catchment to mitigate overland flow with the use of terraces

Kovář P., Fedorova D., Bačinová H.
Soil & Water Res., 13 (2018): 98-107abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Residues of organochlorine pesticides in irrigated sierozem-meadow soils around buried chemicals stock

Artikov H., Kočárek M., Fraňková A., Abdrakhmanov T., Borůvka L., Sharipov U.
Soil & Water Res., 13 (2018): 108-114abstractdownload PDFsupplementary material
Short Communication

Influence of gravel mulch on rainfall interception under simulated rainfall

Qiu Y., Xie Z., Wang Y.
Soil & Water Res., 13 (2018): 115-118abstractdownload PDF

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