About the Journal

Aims and Scopes

MARINE REPORTS, an International Scientific Journal publishing double blind peer-reviewed (Reviewers are unaware of the identity of the authors, and authors are also unaware of the identity of reviewers) 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 marine and freshwater system with wide aspects in environment, biology, fisheries, aquaculture, industrial fisheries, technological developments and human interactions and contributions 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 connected to the interdisciplinary nature of environmental sustainability in marine and freshwater sciences (below list is given in alphabetical order):

  • Aquaculture and Fisheries
  • Aquaculture and Fisheries Technology
  • Aquaculture Environmental Interactions
  • Aquaculture Industrial Management and Economics
  • Aquatic Living Resources
  • Arctic Studies and Climate Change
  • Coastal Zone Management
  • Fisheries Management and Economics
  • Human and Environmental Risk Assessment
  • Hydrology and Water Resources
  • Marine and Freshwater Ecosystem
  • Marine Economics and Environmental Management
  • Marine Energy and Ocean Resources
  • Marine Habitats and Geology
  • Marine Navigation
  • Marine Policy and Management
  • Marine Safety and Accidents
  • Maritime Transportation and Logistics
  • Oceanography
  • Offshore Marine Technologies
  • Oil Spill Response
  • Seafood Quality and Safety
  • Water Industrial Engineering
  • Water Quality and Pollution

The average time from submission to first decision for articles submitted to this journal is aimed to reach within 60 working days. MARINE REPORTS (MAREP) is a double blind peer-reviewed Open Access Journal and publishes articles in English language with two volumes a year (June and December), 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.


Authors retain the copyright of their manuscripts, and all open access articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License. The authors and copyright holders grant to all users a free access to articles. For details regarding copyright go to page.


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Bibliographic information and Journal Details
Format: Journal
First Published: 01 June 2022
Publication time frame: 2 times per year
Language: English
e-ISSN: 2822-5155  (Online)

Digital Objective Identifier (DOI): https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.xxxyyy
Journal abbreviation: Mar Rep

Open Access

MARINE REPORTS is an open access journal, where all articles are available for free download to reader all over the World right after online publication.
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MAREP is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) 4.0 International License.


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