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Co-editors-in-chief: Michael Bahn, Steven Bouillon, Anja Rammig & Tina Treude

Biogeosciences (BG) is a not-for-profit international scientific journal dedicated to the publication and discussion of research articles, short communications, and review papers on all aspects of the interactions between the biological, chemical, and physical processes in terrestrial or extraterrestrial life with the geosphere, hydrosphere, and atmosphere. The objective of the journal is to cut across the boundaries of established sciences and achieve an interdisciplinary view of these interactions. Experimental, conceptual, and modelling approaches are welcome.

IF value: 4.295
IF4.295
IF 5-year value: 4.787
IF 5-year4.787
CiteScore value: 6.9
CiteScore6.9
h5-index value: 60
h5-index60
Recent papers
27 Sep 2021
Spatial and temporal variability of pCO2 and CO2 emissions from the Dong River in south China
Boyi Liu, Mingyang Tian, Kaimin Shih, Chun Ngai Chan, Xiankun Yang, and Lishan Ran
Biogeosciences, 18, 5231–5245, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-5231-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-5231-2021, 2021
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27 Sep 2021
Persistent impacts of the 2018 drought on forest disturbance regimes in Europe
Cornelius Senf and Rupert Seidl
Biogeosciences, 18, 5223–5230, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-5223-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-5223-2021, 2021
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27 Sep 2021
Modeling submerged biofouled microplastics and their vertical trajectories
Reint Fischer, Delphine Lobelle, Merel Kooi, Albert Koelmans, Victor Onink, Charlotte Laufkötter, Linda Amaral-Zettler, Andrew Yool, and Erik van Sebille
Biogeosciences Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-2021-236,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-2021-236, 2021
Preprint under review for BG (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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27 Sep 2021
Global nutrient cycling by commercially-targeted marine fish
Priscilla Le Mézo, Jérôme Guiet, Kim Scherrer, Daniele Bianchi, and Eric Galbraith
Biogeosciences Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-2021-251,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-2021-251, 2021
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23 Sep 2021
Sedimentation rate and organic matter dynamics shape microbiomes across a continental margin
Sabyasachi Bhattacharya, Tarunendu Mapder, Svetlana Fernandes, Chayan Roy, Jagannath Sarkar, Moidu Jameela Rameez, Subhrangshu Mandal, Abhijit Sar, Amit Kumar Chakraborty, Nibendu Mondal, Sumit Chatterjee, Bomba Dam, Aditya Peketi, Ranadhir Chakraborty, Aninda Mazumdar, and Wriddhiman Ghosh
Biogeosciences, 18, 5203–5222, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-5203-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-5203-2021, 2021
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Highlight articles
27 Sep 2021
Persistent impacts of the 2018 drought on forest disturbance regimes in Europe
Cornelius Senf and Rupert Seidl
Biogeosciences, 18, 5223–5230, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-5223-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-5223-2021, 2021
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16 Sep 2021
Soil greenhouse gas fluxes from tropical coastal wetlands and alternative agricultural land uses
Naima Iram, Emad Kavehei, Damien T. Maher, Stuart E. Bunn, Mehran Rezaei Rashti, Bahareh Shahrabi Farahani, and Maria Fernanda Adame
Biogeosciences, 18, 5085–5096, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-5085-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-5085-2021, 2021
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13 Sep 2021
Geochemical consequences of oxygen diffusion from the oceanic crust into overlying sediments and its significance for biogeochemical cycles based on sediments of the northeast Pacific
Gerard J. M. Versteegh, Andrea Koschinsky, Thomas Kuhn, Inken Preuss, and Sabine Kasten
Biogeosciences, 18, 4965–4984, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-4965-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-4965-2021, 2021
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29 Jul 2021
Drought effects on leaf fall, leaf flushing and stem growth in the Amazon forest: reconciling remote sensing data and field observations
Thomas Janssen, Ype van der Velde, Florian Hofhansl, Sebastiaan Luyssaert, Kim Naudts, Bart Driessen, Katrin Fleischer, and Han Dolman
Biogeosciences, 18, 4445–4472, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-4445-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-4445-2021, 2021
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20 Jul 2021
Retracing hypoxia in Eckernförde Bight (Baltic Sea)
Heiner Dietze and Ulrike Löptien
Biogeosciences, 18, 4243–4264, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-4243-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-18-4243-2021, 2021
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Scheduled special issues
Concerted multidisciplinary and multi-platform eddy studies off West Africa: mesoscale and sub-mesoscale dynamics and physical-chemical-biological coupling (BG/ESSD/OS inter-journal SI)
01 Oct 2021–31 Dec 2022 | Anthony Bosse, Jack Middelburg, Koji Suzuki, Tina Treude and Carolin Löscher | Information
Towards an understanding and assessment of human impact on coastal marine environments
30 Sep 2021–31 Mar 2022 | Ulrike Braeckman, Jan Vanaverbeke, Gert Van Hoey, and Marilaure Grégoire | Information
24 Mar 2021–31 Mar 2022 | Markus Janout, Laura de Steur, Sebastien Moreau, Mia Wege, Mario Hoppema, Christian Haas, and Carol Robinson | Information
01 Nov 2020–31 Oct 2021 | Sandy Harrison and Kirsten Thonicke | Information
01 Oct 2020–30 Sep 2021 | Matthias Forkel, Jean-Christophe Calvet, Tim van Emmerik, Julia K. Green, Trevor Keenan, and Mariette Vreugdenhil | Information
News
27 Sep 2021 New BG Letter: Persistent impacts of the 2018 drought on forest disturbance regimes in Europe

Europe was affected by an extreme drought in 2018. The authors show that this drought has increased forest disturbances across Europe, especially central and eastern Europe.

27 Sep 2021 New BG Letter: Persistent impacts of the 2018 drought on forest disturbance regimes in Europe

Europe was affected by an extreme drought in 2018. The authors show that this drought has increased forest disturbances across Europe, especially central and eastern Europe.

12 Aug 2021 Changes in the executive editor board of Biogeosciences

Over the past months our colleagues Katja Fennel and Wajih Naqvi have stepped down from their function as co-editors-in-chief and Tina Treude and Steven Bouillon have joined Biogeosciences as new co-editors-in-chief.

12 Aug 2021 Changes in the executive editor board of Biogeosciences

Over the past months our colleagues Katja Fennel and Wajih Naqvi have stepped down from their function as co-editors-in-chief and Tina Treude and Steven Bouillon have joined Biogeosciences as new co-editors-in-chief.

30 Jun 2021 Update of journal metrics

The journal metrics were updated and the current numbers are available from the journal metrics overview.

30 Jun 2021 Update of journal metrics

The journal metrics were updated and the current numbers are available from the journal metrics overview.