Journal of Water Resource and Protection

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

Call For Papers


    Special Issue on Watershed Management


    Watershed Management is the study of the relevant characteristics of a watershed aimed at the sustainable distribution of its resources and the process of creating and implementing plans, programs, and projects to sustain and enhance watershed functions that affect the plant, animal, and human communities within a watershed boundary. 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 watershed management.


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


    • Sources of pollution
    • Watershed boundary
    • Riparian zone
    • Water distribution
    • Watershed governance
    • Water and chemical transport processes


    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 - Watershed Management” should be selected during your submission.


    Also please note the following timetable:


    Submission Deadline

    February 25th, 2014

    Publication Date

    April 2014


    Guest Editor:

    Prof. Sam F. Atkinson

    University of North Texas, USA


    For further questions or inquiries

    Please contact the Editorial Assistant at