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International Aquatic Research is a fully sponsored, peer-reviewed open access journal published under the brand SpringerOpen. The journal is an international journal that publishes original research articles, short communications, and review articles in a broad range of areas relevant to all aspects of aquatic sciences (freshwater and marine waters). The Journal specifically strives to increase the knowledge of most aspects of applied researches in both cultivated and wild aquatic animals in the world. The journal is fully sponsored, which means authors do not have to pay to submit. The journal operates a single-blind peer review process.

The main research areas include:

  • Aquaculture
  • Ecology
  • Food science and technology
  • Molecular biology
  • Nutrition
  • Physiology
  • Water quality
  • Climate Change

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  • Mohammad Reza Ghomi
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Open Access. Learn about OA at Springer

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26 days
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13 days
Acceptance to publication
80,407 (2018)

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