ISSN 0718-560X

Latin American Journal
of Aquatic Research

Latin American Journal of Aquatic Research - LAJAR
is the continuation of the Investigaciones Marinas published since 1970 by the Escuela de Ciencias del Mar,Facultad de Ciencias del Mar y Geografía of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso. LAJAR publishes original papers, short communications and reviews, in English language, concerning research conducted in the coastal waters of Latin America.

The following topics are considered:
Physical Oceanography, Chemical Oceanography, Marine Biochemistry, Marine Pollution and Toxicology, Marine Geology and Geophysics, Biological Oceanography, Fisheries, Fish Management, Coastal Management and Aquaculture.

Chief Editor:
Dr. Sergio Palma

Latin American Journal of Aquatic Research
Escuela de Ciencias del Mar
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso
P.O. Box 1020, Valparaíso, Chile
Telephone: (56-32) 227-4276
Latin American Journal of Aquatic Research is indexed in:
  • Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA)
  • Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
  • Information Service of Oceanic Abstracts (EBSCO)
  • Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
  • Regional on-line Information System
    for Scientific Magazines of Latin America,
    Caribe, Spain and Portugal (LATINDEX)
  • Scientific Electronic Library Online (SciELO)
  • Scientific Magazine Network of Latin America and Caribe,
    Spain and Portugal (REDALyC)
  • SCImago Journal & Country Ranks
  • Scopus
  • Web of Science (Thomson Reuters)
  • Zoological Record (BIOSIS)
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