Journal of the Japanese Forest Society
Aims and Scope
The Journal of the Japanese Forest Society has been published in Japanese by the Japanese Forest Society since 1919. The journal publishes original research papers, reviews, short communications, and information covering aspects of research and practice about forests and forestry. Membership in the society is a prerequisite for publication in the journal.

About Journal of the Japanese Forest Society
The journal is published bimonthly. The embargo period of on-line journal is 2 months.
The data used for journal articles can be published on J-STAGE Data and shared.
The journal publishes peer-reviewed contents by Editorial Manager.
Original articles, reviews, and short communications of the journal have English-language bibliographic information, including titles, abstracts, and keywords.

The Field of Research
Forest policy and social sciences, Forest management, Forest machinery, Forest roads, Forest operations and technique, Landscape planning and design, Tourism, Forest hydrology, Erosion control, Meteology and hazards, Forest soil science, Site evaluation and classification, Nutrient cycling, Siliviculture, Vegetation dynamics, Production processes, Tree physiology and ecophysiology, Forest genetics and tree breeding, Entomology, Wildlife, Plant pathology, Forest education, the journal publishes one or two special issues per year that focus forests and forestry in Japan.
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861 registered articles
(updated on July 03, 2022)
Online ISSN : 1882-398X
Print ISSN : 1349-8509
ISSN-L : 1349-8509
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Volume 102 (2020) Issue 1 Pages 69-76
The Effect of a Nature Experience Activity with a Forest Experience on Ikiru Chikara (Zest for Living) and Symbiotic Values with Nature on Elementary and Junior-high School Students Living in Fukushima Read more
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Volume 102 (2020) Issue 1 Pages 24-30
The Origin of the Forest Planning System in Japan Read more
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Volume 100 (2018) Issue 4 Pages 116-123
Indigenous or Recently Migrated Population? Read more
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Volume 101 (2019) Issue 1 Pages 7-13
The Influence of the Nuclear Disaster on the Wood Supply and Demand and the Present Situation of Forestry and Wood Industry in Fukushima Prefecture Read more
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Award paper 2020

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