Journal of Water Resource and Protection

ISSN Print: 1945-3094    ISSN Online: 1945-3108

Call For Papers


    Special Issue on Sediment Research


    Sediment is solid material that is moved and deposited in a new location. Sediment can consist of rocks and minerals, as well as the remains of plants and animals. Sediment moves from one place to another through the process of erosion. The goal of this special issue is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in the area of sediment research.


    In this special issue, we invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original research and review articles that explore sediment research. In this special issue, potential topics include, but are not limited to:


    • River Governance and Engineering Project Sedimentation
    • Estuary and Coast Sedimentation
    • Reservoir and Lake Sedimentation
    • Soil and Water Conservation
    • Sediment Disaster and Prevention
    • Sediment Simulation


    Authors should read over the journal’s Authors’ Guidelines carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.


    Please kindly note that the Special Issue” under your manuscript title should be specified and the research field “Special Issue - Sediment Research should be selected during your submission.


    Also please note the following timetable:


    Submission Deadline

    November 20th, 2014

    Publication Date

    January 2015


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