TWS Publications


The Wildlife Professional

This magazine provides news and analysis to inform wildlife professionals about advances in wildlife science, conservation, management, policy, and education. It features in-depth articles, summaries of relevant scientific papers, profiles oThe Wildlife Professionalf wildlife professionals, new field techniques, and more.

An Editorial Advisory Board composed of members representing TWS Sections and Working Groups and at-large members guides the content of The Wildlife Professional. The board and the publication follow Rules of Governance to ensure that the magazine remains vital, informative and relevant to TWS members.

Contact: Keith Norris, Director of Wildlife Policy & Communications

FREQUENCY

The Wildlife Professional publishes six issues per year.

January/February
March/April
May/June
July/August
September/October
November/December

SUBSCRIPTIONS

TWS membership includes a FREE subscription to The Wildlife Professional. The magazine is not available to nonmembers.
Membership also includes FREE online access to TWS’ three journals (see below).
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The Journal of Wildlife Management

The Journal of Wildlife Management, published continuously since 1937, is one of the world’s leading scientific journals covering biodiversity, climate change, competition, conservation, diseases that influence populations, ecology, economics, genetics, habitats, habitat restoration, human-dimensions, human-wildlife interactions, hunting, landscape ecology, management, sustainable use, quantitative approaches to ecology, and models, among others.

krausman Editor-in-chief: Paul R. Krausman
2021 Journal Impact Factor: 2.586
2020 Journal Citation Reports Ranking: 31/175 (Zoology) and 97/166 (Ecology)
Source: Clarivate Analytics 2022
Online ISSN: 1937-2817

For general information, contact the journal’s editorial office.

For a list of the journal’s current Associate Editors (AEs) and their areas of expertise, click here.

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The Journal publishes articles that focus on aspects of wildlife that can assist management and conservation by providing life-history data, modeling, new analytical and quantitative approaches, theory, and new approaches to understand human dimensions. Authors are invited to submit papers on the following topics:

  • Book reviews
  • Commentaries and topical reviews
  • Economics related to theory and research
  • Human dimensions related to theory and research (e.g., new approaches to understand human dimension surveys)
  • Investigations into the biology and ecology of wildlife that benefit management and conservation (e.g., life histories, demography, movements, and habitat relations that are useful to better manage and conserve wildlife)
  • Modeling of populations, habitat, or human dimensions
  • New analytical and quantitative methodological approaches related to wildlife science (e.g., statistical, quantitative)
  • Theoretical concepts that benefit management and conservation

FREQUENCY

The Journal of Wildlife Management publishes eight issues per year.

January
February
April
May
July
August
September
November

SUBMISSIONS

Interested in submitting an article to The Journal of Wildlife Management?
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SUBSCRIPTIONS

TWS membership includes FREE online access to TWS’ three journals.
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INSTITUTIONAL SUBSCRIPTIONS

Please contact our publisher, Wiley, for institutional subscriptions.
The Journal of Wildlife Management/Wildlife Monographs (bundled subscription)

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Wildlife Monographs

Wildlife Monographs, published since 1958are single-topic, peer-reviewed studies on specific problems and issues in wildlife science, management and conservation.

Editor-in-chief: Steeve D Côté
2021 Journal Impact Factor: 5.400
2021 Journal Citation Reports Ranking: 4/175 (Zoology) and 31/166 (Ecology)
Source: Clarivate Analytics 2022
Online ISSN: 1938-5455

For general information, contact the journal’s editorial office.

Visit the journal’s homepage.

FREQUENCY

Wildlife Monographs publishes at least one issue per year.

SUBSCRIPTIONS

TWS membership includes FREE online access to TWS’ three journals.
Not a member? JOIN NOW.

INSTITUTIONAL SUBSCRIPTIONS

Please contact our publisher, Wiley, for institutional subscriptions.
The Journal of Wildlife Management/Wildlife Monographs (bundled subscription)

TABLE OF CONTENTS

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MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSIONS

Interested in submitting an article to Wildlife Monographs?

Read our author guidelines.
Submit a manuscript.

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ADVERTISING

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Wildlife Society Bulletin

Published in print from 1973 to 2006 and re-launched as an online-only journal in 2011, this peer-reviewed publication contains papers related to wildlife management, law enforcement, education, economics, administration, ethics and more.

Editor-in-chief: Bret Collier
2021 Journal Impact Factor: 1.739
2021 Journal Citation Reports Ranking: 38/60 (Biodiversity Conservation)
Source: Clarivate Analytics 2022
Online ISSN: 2328-554

For general information, contact the bulletin’s editorial office.

For a list of the journal’s current Associate Editors (AEs) and their areas of expertise, click here.

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The Bulletin focuses on manuscripts that directly assist with on-the-ground management and conservation. Authors are invited to submit papers on the following topics:

  • Administration (e.g., papers that deal with the administration of wildlife agencies, organizations, and programs)
  • Analysis of wildlife management and conservation programs including successes and failures (e.g., evaluation of ongoing programs or programs that have been implemented, analysis of reports, analysis policies)
  • Commentaries and topical reviews
  • Economics related to on-the-ground management (e.g., costs of different techniques, management)
  • Education (e.g., all levels of academic advancement)
  • Human dimensions related to on-the-ground management (e.g., surveys, attitudes, values)
  • Law enforcement
  • New techniques for on-the-ground use (that have been evaluated for accuracy) or an evaluation of different techniques for-on-the ground management
  • Philosophy
  • Regulatory impacts and processes
  • Sociology
  • Student voices

FREQUENCY

The Wildlife Society Bulletin publishes four issues per year.

March
June
September
December

SUBSCRIPTIONS

The Wildlife Society Bulletin is moving to Open Access! The official transition will take place on January 1, 2023. In preparation for the transition, all new submissions to the journal occurring after July 18, 2022 must be open access.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

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MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSIONS

Interested in submitting an article to the Wildlife Society Bulletin?

Read our author guidelines.
Submit a manuscript.

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ADVERTISING

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Books and Technical Reviews

Books & Technical Reviews

BOOKS

Our books cover a wide variety of topics related to wildlife management, conservation and policy. TWS members receive discounts on TWS books published by Johns Hopkins University Press.

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TECHNICAL REVIEWS

Technical Reviews are scientific analyses related to prominent topics and issues in wildlife science, management, conservation and policy. Technical Reviews are written by panels of experts and are often used in preparing TWS position statements. Learn more here.