List of Academic Journals

Looking for an academic journal in which to publish your mountain research? In addition to the multitude of disciplinary and interdisciplinary academic journals in which mountain research is regularly published, there are also journals dedicated to mountains as a theme, or that regularly feature articles with a mountain research focus. Here we list a handful of journals that specifically address (or are relevant to) mountain research topics.

Other Disciplinary and Interdisciplinary Journals Where Mountain Research Is Also Published:

Annals of Glaciology


Bulletin of the American Meterological Society (BAMS)

Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research

Cold Regions Science and Technology

Earth Surface Processes & Landforms

Earth System Science Data (ESSD)

Ecology and Society

Ecosystem Services

Environmental Science & Policy

Frontiers in Climate

Frontiers in Earth Sciences

GAIA: Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society


Geophysical Research Letters (AGU)

Geoscientific Model Development (GMD)

Global Change Biology

Global Ecology and Biogeography

Global Environmental Change

Global Sustainability

Hydrology & Earth System Sciences (HESS)

Hydrological Sciences Journal

International Journal of Climatology

Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems (JAMES)

Journal of Flood Risk Management

Journal of Glaciology

Journal of Hydrology


Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences (NHESS)

Nature Communications

Nature Climate Change

Nature Ecology and Evolution

Nature Geoscience

Nature Scientific Data

Nature Scientific Reports

Nature Water

One Earth

Permafrost and Perigacial Processes

Plant Ecology & Diversity

PLOS Climate


PLOS Sustainability and Transformation

PLOS Water

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS)

Progress in Physical Geography

Regional Environmental Change

Remote Sensing


Science of the Total Environment


Sustainability Science

Sustainable Development

The Cryosphere

Water Resources Research (WRR)


WIREs Climate Change

WIREs Water

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