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., prof. Ing. Pavel Kovář, DrSc., 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.


Current issue

Original Paper

Multilevel soil degradation analysis focusing on soil erosion as a basis for agrarian landscape optimization

Bořivoj Šarapatka, Marek Bednář, Patrik Netopil
Soil & Water Res., 13 (2018): 119-128abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Sulphate contamination, pH and conductivity of forest soils in two neighbouring mountains with different pollution in Slovakia from 1989 to 2013

Rastislav Janík, Eduard Bublinec, Martin Kubov, Ján Kukla, Branislav Schieber
Soil & Water Res., 13 (2018): 129-139abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Soil structure after 18 years of long-term different tillage systems and fertilisation in Haplic Luvisol

Vladimír Šimanský, Martin Lukáč
Soil & Water Res., 13 (2018): 140-149abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Crop-management factor calculation using weights of spatio-temporal distribution of rainfall erosivity

Jiří Brychta, Miloslav Janeček, Alena Walmsley
Soil & Water Res., 13 (2018): 150-160abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

The influence of ammonia on groundwater quality during wastewater irrigation

Michal Kriška, Miroslava Němcová, Eva Hyánková
Soil & Water Res., 13 (2018): 161-169abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Flood frequency analysis by an event-based rainfall-runoff model in selected catchments of southern Poland

Dariusz Młyński, Andrea Petroselli, Andrzej Walega
Soil & Water Res., 13 (2018): 170-176abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Sorption of atenolol, sulfamethoxazole and carbamazepine onto soil aggregates from the illuvial horizon of the Haplic Luvisol on loess

Miroslav Fér, Radka Kodešová, Oksana Golovko, Zuzana Schmidtová, Aleš Kliment, Antonín Nikodem, Martin Kočárek, Roman Grabic
Soil & Water Res., 13 (2018): 177-183abstractdownload PDF

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