Ecological Research


    Vol. 36 (2021)
    No. submitted articles: 267
    No. accepted articles: 92


    Statistics in the 6 months (2021.07-12)
    Days to First Decision (All Manuscripts): 40.9 (days)
    Days to First Decision (Mss. with Final Decisions Only): 37.8 (days)

    Current issue
    (vol. 37, issue 2)
    Days for acceptance:
    118.71 (58–257)
    Days for Early View:
    158.43 (90–320)
    Days for publication:
    227.86 (167–377)

    vol. 21 2006


    Top: A radio-tracked Japanese badger, Meles meles anakuma, one of the mammals being studied in the Kitagawa River research project.
    Photo by Tetsukazu Yahara

    Middle: A zooplankter, Kabuto Mijinko (Daphnia galeata), which is distributed in lakes and reservoirs and plays a key role in structuring plankton communities.
    Photo by Jotaro Urabe*

    Bottom: Polypodium formosanum, a critically endangered fern distributed in Yakushima Island.
    Photo by Tetsukazu Yahara

    *Jotaro Urabe is the recipient of the 12th Ecological Society of Japan Award!!