Environments—Open Access Journal by MDPI


Environments (ISSN 2076-3298 is an international scientific peer-reviewed open access journal of environmental sciences published monthly online by MDPI. Environments was launched in 2014. Our aim is to encourage scientists and engineers to publish their experimental, theoretical, novel practical results in a variety of areas that range from environmental conservation, environmental technologies, ecosystem services, risk, policy, governance, monitoring and modelling of environmental systems, stakeholder engagement and decision support.

Author Benefits:

  • Open Access Unlimited and free access for readers
  • No Copyright Constraints Retain copyright of your work and free use of your article
  • High Visibility Indexed by the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI – Web of Science)
  • Thorough and Rapid Peer-Review
  • Rapid publication manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 22 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 5 days (median values for papers published in this journal in 2017)
  • No Space Constraints, No Extra Space or Color Charges No restriction on the length of the papers, number of figures or colors
  • Discounts on Article Processing Charges (APC) If you belong to an institute that participates with the MDPI Institutional Open Access Program
  • Member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)