Aims & Scope


Natural Resources (NR) is an international journal dedicated to the latest advancements in natural resources throughout the world. The goal of this journal is to provide a platform for scientists and engineers (on all academic and professional levels) all over the world to promote, discuss and share various new issues and developments in different areas of natural resources.

All manuscripts must be prepared in English and are subject to a rigorous and fair peer-review process. Generally, accepted papers will appear online within 3 weeks followed by printed hard copy. The journal publishes original papers including but not limited to the following fields:

  • · Agricultural Resources
  • · Anthropological Resources
  • · Aquatic Resource Science
  • · Biological Control
  • · Biological Resources
  • · Chemical Prospects (Natural Chemical Resources)
  • · Chinese Medicine Resources
  • · Climate Resources
  • · Depletion of Natural Resources
  • · Earth's Natural Resources
  • · Ecological Interactions and Ecosystem Balance (Pollination, Herbivory, Parasitism)
  • · Energy Resources
  • · Exotic Species
  • · Forest Resources
  • · Land Natural Resources
  • · Marine Resources
  • · Others
  • · Poor and Abound in Natural Resources
  • · Renewable and Non-renewable Natural Resources
  • · Resource Allocation
  • · Resource Economics
  • · Resource Security
  • · Resource Strategy
  • · Resource Survey
  • · Resources Exploit
  • · Resources Policies
  • · Resources Science
  • · Resources Trading
  • · Save Natural Resources
  • · Sustainable Utilization and Conservation of Ecosystem Services
  • · Tax on Natural Resources
  • · Undeveloped Natural Resources
  • · Water Natural Resources
  • · Water Resources Protection

  • We are also interested in:

    1) Short reports—2-5 page papers where an author can present either preliminary data or an idea with theoretical background but has not yet completed the research needed for a complete paper;

    2) Book Reviews – Comments and critiques of recently published books in the area of natural resources such as agricultural sciences.