About the Journal

Aims and Scopes

AQUATIC ANIMAL REPORTS (AQAR), an International Scientific Journal, publishes peer-reviewed original research articles, short communications, technical notes, letters to the Editor with innovative opinion and visions for the future, and critical review articles enlightening scientific understanding of the aquatic system with wide aspects in aquaculture, nutrition, animal behavior, diseases, animal physiology, fish and shellfish biology, aquatic living resources, aquaculture and environment, fisheries and human interactions from all over the World. The Journal considers scientific investigations for publication not limited to the special topics listed below, but comprises a wide range of fields related to interdisciplinary nature of aquatic science over a broad spectrum with general interests to marine and freshwater scientists (below list is given in alphabetical order):

  • Aquaculture
  • Aquaculture nutrition and feed technology
  • Aquatic animal behavior
  • Aquatic biochemistry
  • Aquatic animal diseases
  • Aquatic animal physiology
  • Aquaculture and environment
  • Aquaculture and risk assessment
  • Aquatic ecotoxicology
  • Aquatic living resources
  • Aquatic animal processing and technology
  • Fish and shellfish biology
  • Seafood Quality and Safety

The average time from submission to first decision for articles submitted to this journal is aimed to reach within 60 working days. AQUATIC ANIMAL REPORTS (AQAR) is a double peer-reviewed Open Access Journal and publishes articles in English language with two volumes a year (February and August), with an outstanding international Editorial Board, dedicated to provide a multidisciplinary platform disseminating and communicating scientific knowledge with high impacts to researchers, academics, policy makers and the public all over the World.

Open Access

AQUATIC ANIMAL REPORTS is an open access journal, where all articles are available for free download to reader all over the World right after online publication. For details regarding copyright go to page.


For questions and Editorial enquiries please send your message to aqar@scopesscience.com

Bibliographic information

Format: Journal
First Published: 21 March 2023
Publication time frame: 2 times per year
Language: English

e-ISSN:  2980-1087 (Online)

DOI: https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.xxxyyy

Journal Abbreviation: Aquat Anim Rep