Russsian Science Citation Index (RSCI)


Being developed, our Journal aims to expand its audience of authors and readers. In 2017-2018 we plan to form several special volumes of the journal "Nature Conservation Research" which will include articles exclusively in the English language:

1. "Climate change: impact of biodiversity and ecosystems". The deadline for special volume is 10 September 2017.
2. "Alien species in Protected Areas and their influence on native species". The deadline for special volume is 10 September 2017.
3. "Camera traps as a tool for biodiversity studies". The deadline for special volume is 31 January 2018.
4. "Conservation of rare and endangered marine organisms and ecosystems". The deadline for special volume is 01 April 2018.

Journal Factor


The journal "Nature Conservation Research" is one of the first exactly scientific journals, aimed to show the quality and level of scientific investigations that are carried out in the Protected Areas, studies of biological diversity and also biology and ecology of rare and endangered species.

The journal "Nature Conservation Research" publishes review articles, original articles, short communications, research notes as well as chronicles, book reviews, anniversaries.

The publication frequency is 4 issues per year. However, in the starting year 2016 there will be only 3 issues. Also, we plan to publish special issues dedicated to certain thematics in the field of the nature conservation.


– Biodiversity and conservation of rare and endangered species.

– Inventory of living organisms in Protected Areas and other territories.

– Study and conservation of objects of non-living nature in Protected Areas.

– Long-term monitoring of environment components.

– New concepts, methods and techniques for nature conservation.

– Anthropogenic transformation of natural ecosystems, invasive alien species.

– Paleontological studies in Protected Areas.

– Ecosystems management for nature conservation.

– The legal basis for nature conservation and management.

– History and development prospects of reserve management and studies.

Abstracting and Indexing Information

- Russian Science Citation Index (RSCI)
- ResearchGate
- Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
- CrossRef
- CyberLeninka
- Open Academic Journals Index (OAJI)
- Thomson Reuters - Zoological Record
- Conservation Evidence
- AlgaeBase.
- Google Scholar.
- International Plant Names Index (IPNI).
- JournalFactor (JF)
- Journal Impact Factor (JIF)

Volumes and issues of the journal "Nature Conservation Research" NCR. 2016. Vol. 1 (1). NCR. 2016. Vol. 1 (2).