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Lesnoy Zhurnal

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Lesnoy Zhurnal (Russian Forestry Journal) is the oldest naturalistic and forestry scientific periodical since 1833. Since 1958 it has been published in a series of the “Bulletin of Higher Educational Institutions”.

Lesnoy Zhurnal (Russian Forestry Journal) maintains good traditions and the main idea of ​​the unity of forestry, science and practice, constantly expanding the themes and the range of issues. It publishes the research papers in all fields of forestry, reports on the manufacturing application of the results of completed studies, on the best practices in forestry and forest industries.

The founder and publisher is the Northern (Arctic) Federal University named after M.V. Lomonosov.

Lesnoy Zhurnal (Russian Forestry Journal) is registered in the Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology and Mass Media (Roskomnadzor), certificate ПИ № ФС 77 - 68 484 от 27.01.2017.

The publication is registered in the International Center ISSN –  ISSN 0536-1036.

Lesnoy Zhurnal (Russian Forestry Journal) is included in the List of peer-reviewed scientific publications of the State Commission for Academic Degrees and Titles.

The journal is reviewed by the Russian Institute for Scientific and Technical Information of the Russian Academy of Sciences (VINITI RAS), is indexed in the system of the Russian Science Citation Index.

Lesnoy Zhurnal (Russian Forestry Journal) meets the international standards and is included in the international databases Scopus, Emerging Sources Citation Index (Web of Science Core Collection), Russian Science Citation Index (RSCI) database on the Web of Science platform, DOAJ, Ulrich’s Periodical’s Directory, AGRIS, EBSCO, J-Gate, Chemical Abstracts Service, CABI Forest Science Database, Index Copernicus, China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), Norwegian Directorate for Higher Education and Skills, EuroPub, InfoBase Index, JournalTOCs, Scilit

Full-text articles are placed in the electronic library systems: eLIBRARY.RU, KiberLeninka, Lan, IPR BOOKS.

The journal archive is presented in the NArFU electronic library since 1958.

Annually more than 100 original articles are published in 6 issues of the journal. Every article provides metadata (an abstract, keywords, references, an information about the authors) in Russian and English.

Subscriptional index: 70368

The International DOI indexes are assigned to all articles.

The journal does not have article submission / processing charges nor author’s remuneration. 

We are grateful to our authors, reviewers and members of the Editorial Board for their cooperation, and to our readers – for their interest in the journal!

Currently, the journal publishes the materials in the following specialties groups:

2.6.11. Technology and Processing of Synthetic and Natural Polymers and Composites

4.1.6. Forest Science, Forestry, Forest Plantations, Land and Forest Reclamation, Landscaping, Forest Pyrology and Forest Inventory

4.3.4. Technologies, Machinery and Equipment in Forest Management and Wood Processing

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