Focus and Scope

This proceedings volume will contain the abstracts presented in the International Workshop on Forest Science Publishing, Helsinki, Finland 14-16 October 2015. The workshop is the first activity of IUFRO's (International Union of Forest Research Organisations) Working Party 9.01.06 "Forest Science Publishing". The aim of the working party is to provide a forum for discussions, training, exchange of ideas, and development of editorial practices of journals dealing with forests, wood science, and related research. The first meeting of the working party focus on peer-review and openness of journals and data, yet all other issues relevant for forest science publishing will also be considered.

Peer Review Process

All abstract will be revised by the organising committee of the workshop for scientific content and integrity yet no formal peer-review will be carried out.

Publication Frequency

The Proceedings will be published shortly before the International Workshop on Forest Science Publishing on 14-16 October 2015

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

ISBN 978-951-651-501-7

ISBN 978-951-651-501-7, online only


The journal includes the proceedings of the first workshop of the IUFRO Working Party 9.01.06

Journal History

ISBN 978-951-651-501-7