The journal Forestry Ideas is issued by the University of Forestry in Sofia. It is a peer-reviewed scientific journal publishes materials in the field of forestry, landscape architecture, ecology and environmental protection. Manuscripts go through a peer review process by at least two independent anonymous reviewers. 
The journal is open access licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, and all articles published are freely available online. This is made possible by an article-processing charge (APC) that covers the range of publishing services. The APC is payable when the manuscript is editorially accepted and before publication.

Forestry Ideas is published two times a year: No 1 (July/August) and No 2 (December/January).

The Journal is abstracted/indexed in: SCOPUS database of Elsevier (2016-), Web of Science (2011-) (CABI), ROAD (2017-), CiteFactor (2017-), AGRIS-FAO (2017-) and OAJI (2017-).

SCimago Jounal Rank (SJR): 2023=0.174 Q4; 2022=0.166 Q4; 2021=0.162 Q4; 2020=0.171 Q4; 2019=0.115 Q4; 2018=0.103 Q4; 2017=0.101 Q4; 2016=0.100

"Forestry Ideas" was established in 1932 as an organ of the Society of academic foresters and it was published until 1943. Its first and longtime chief editor was prof. Vassil Stoyanov. Since 1939 "Forestry Ideas" and the journals "Forest Review" were press organs of the united organization the Society of Foresters in Bulgaria. The journal was resumed in 1994 and it is issued by the Publishing House of the University of Forestry. Since 2010 it is published in English. ISSN: 1314-3905 E-ISSN: 2603-2996


Editor-in-Chief                                   Associate Editor

Milko Milev                                           Petar Zhelev
University of Forestry                         University of Forestry
10 Kliment Ohridski blvd.                 10 Kliment Ohridski blvd.
1797 Sofia, Bulgaria                         1797 Sofia, Bulgaria
E-mail: ForestryIdeas@ltu.bg         E-mail: zhelev@ltu.bg

Editorial Advisory Board
Ioan Vasile Abrudan - Transilvania University of Brasov, Romania
Sezgin Ayan - Kastamonu Universitesi, Turkey
Dilyanka Bezlova - University of Forestry, Sofia, Bulgaria
Ignacio J. Di­az-Maroto - University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Marius Dimitrov - University of Forestry, Sofia, Bulgaria
Igor Drobyshev - Lund University, Sweden
Emil Galev - University of Forestry, Sofia, Bulgaria
Dimitar Georgiev - University of Forestry, Sofia, Bulgaria
Sonia A. Hirt - University of Georgia, USA
Iliev - University of Forestry, Sofia, Bulgaria
Petar Kitin - Oregon State University, USA
Georgi Kostov - University of Forestry, Sofia, Bulgaria
Kresimir Krapinec - University in Zagreb, Croatia
Ani Mardiastuti - Bogor Agricultural University (IPB University), Indonesia
Hristo Mihailov - University of Forestry, Sofia, Bulgaria
Ivan Paligorov - University of Forestry, Sofia, Bulgaria
Elsa Pastor - Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
Rossitsa Petrova - University of Forestry, Sofia, Bulgaria
Dmitry Schepaschenko - Siberian Federal University, Russia
Kiril Sotirovski - Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Skopje, North Macedonia
Raffaele Spinelli - National Research Council, Institute for Bio-Economy, Sesto Fiorentino, Italy
Yulin Tepeliev - University of Forestry, Sofia, Bulgaria
Rumen Tomov - University of Forestry, Sofia, Bulgaria
Neno Trichkov - University of Forestry, Sofia, Bulgaria
Jozef Viglasky - Technical University in Zvolen, Slovakia
Yaoqi Zhang - Auburn University, USA

Language Editors: Dilyanka Bezlova, Alexander Delkov, Yordanka Ivanova, Stefka Kitanova, Yulin Tepeliev, Petar Zhelev
Production Editor: Magdelina Bozhankova
Technical Editor:
Toma Tonchev
Cover Design: Jordan Markov

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Forestry Ideas Journal
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Phone: +359 2 862 28 54