Imperative topics concerning the water environment, both freshwater and saltwater
Cutting-edge findings of worldwide studies on various types of water environment and climatic conditions
Rigorous peer-review by experts from around the world
Objective Oceanological and Hydrobiological Studies is an international journal published by the Institute of Oceanography, University of Gdańsk in Poland. The journal has 4 issues per year and contains papers on all aspects of the marine environment and hydrobiology. All manuscripts are reviewed by editors and independent experts. Based on the referees' recommendations, the Editor will make a decision on whether to accept a contribution. All articles are published in English. The journal is open to all matters concerning the water environment, thus providing the readers with a wide spectrum of topics in every issue.
Articles written by both fledgling and experienced scientists will be published so that their individual work is mutually complemented, and to give the readers a sound basis for comparison of different takes on a given matter.
The Journal is open to young scientists with a fresh or polemical outlook on a given subject matter, envisages providing them with substantive support, and to juxtapose their knowledge and experience with scientifically mature publications written by acclaimed specialists.
Topics The journal publishes articles on wide-range of topics concerning the water environment, both freshwater and saltwater.
Article formats Original research papers, Short communications, Reviews, Book reviews
Once your article is accepted you have the option to publish it open access
Our repository policy allows you to distribute 30 PDF copies of your published article to colleagues (the PDF has to include the information that it is an author's copy). Please also feel free to distribute the link to the online abstract
Effective 1st January 2016, authors from an institution affiliated with either the Association of Dutch Universities (VSNU), the Consortium of Swiss Academic Libraries or some UK libraries participating in the Jisc Collections SMP may publish primary research and review articles open access in any of De Gruyter’s OnlineOpen journals at a discount of 90% of the APC price. For more information and to confirm whether your institution is eligible please see the following:
Editor-in-Chief Prof. Marcin Pliński, University of Gdańsk, Poland
Editorial Chief Grzegorz Kozłowski, University of Gdańsk, Poland
Editorial Secretary Anna Dziubińska PhD., University of Gdańsk, Poland
Editorial Advisory Board Marine Biology Prof. Anna Szaniawska, University of Gdańsk, Poland Prof. Maria Iwona Żmijewska, University of Gdańsk, Poland Prof. Harold G. Marshall, Old Dominion University, USA Prof. Erkki Leppäkoski, Åbo Akademi University, Finland
Marine Physics Prof. Adam Krężel, University of Gdańsk, Poland Dr. Davide Bonaldo, Institute of Marine Sciences of the National Research Council, Italy Prof. Andreas Lehmann, Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, Germany
Marine Geology Prof. Małgorzata Witak, University of Gdańsk, Poland Prof. Ryszard K. Borówka, University of Szczecin, Poland Prof. Jan Harff, Leibniz-Institute for Baltic Sea Research, Germany Prof. Anto Raukas, Tallinn Technical University, Institute of Geology, Estonia
Marine Chemistry Prof. Jerzy Bolałek, University of Gdańsk, Poland Prof. Piotr Szefer, Medical University of Gdańsk, Poland Prof. Józef M. Pacyna, Norwegian Institute for Air Research, Norway Prof. Bernd Markert, Environmental Institute of Scientific Networks, Germany
Hydrobiology Prof. Ryszard Kornijów, National Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Poland Prof. Jolanta Ejsmont-Karabin, Centre for Ecological Research PAS, Poland Prof. (Emeritus) Pertti Eloranta, University of Helsinki, Finland Prof. Horst Lange-Bertalot, Goethe University, Institute of Ecology, Germany