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

Effect of land use on soil chemical properties after 190 years of forest to agricultural land conversion

Kateřina Zajícová, Tomáš Chuman
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 121-131abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Salt leaching of heavy coastal saline silty soil by controlling the soil matric potential

Xiuping Wang, Zhizhong Xue, Xuelin Lu, Yahui Liu, Guangming Liu, Zhe Wu
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 132-137abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Land protection versus planned land consumption: an example of the Hradec Králové Region

Zbyněk Janoušek, Vladimír Papaj, Jiří Brázda
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 138-144abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Carbon pool in soil under organic and conventional farming systems

Magdalena Hábová, Lubica Pospíšilová, Petr Hlavinka, Miroslav Trnka, Gabriela Barančíková, Zuzana Tarasovičová, Jozef Takáč, Štefan Koco, Ladislav Menšík, Pavel Nerušil
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 145-152abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Determination of erosion rainfall criteria based on natural rainfall measurement and its impact on spatial distribution of rainfall erosivity in the Czech Republic

Jiří Brychta, Miloslav Janeček
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 153-162abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Analysis of trends of hydrologic and climatic variables

Elham Forootan
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 163-171abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Reduction in soil organic matter loss caused by water erosion in inter-rows of hop gardens

David Kabelka, David Kincl, Miloslav Janeček, Jan Vopravil, Petr Vráblík
Soil & Water Res., 14 (2019): 172-182abstractdownload PDF

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