Fisheries Society of the British Isles

The Journal of Fish Biology

The Journal of Fish Biology is the Society's official journal, and is a leading international, peer-reviewed journal publishing high-quality papers focusing on the biology of finfish in all aquatic ecosystems: marine, estuarine and fresh water. In 2008, The Journal of Fish Biology was ranked amongst the 100 most influential journals of Biology & Medicine over the last 100 years. 

The Journal

The Journal of Fish Biology brings together, under one cover, an overall picture of current research and provides a means of international communication among researchers across many disciplines with a common interest in the biology of fish. Topics covered include: Aquaculture, Behaviour, Biochemistry, Diseases, Distribution, Ecology, Genetics, Growth, Immunology, Migration, Molecular and cell science, Morphology, Parasitology, Physiology, Pollution impacts, Population studies, Reproduction, Taxonomy, and Toxicology.

Each volume of the Journal of Fish Biology consists of six issues. Generally a volume comprises five regular issues and one Special Issue (the proceedings of the annual FSBI Symposium and one other special topic). Occasionally a regular issue may be replaced by a Special Issue. There are two volumes per year.

Recent Special Issues have been: The Current Status of Elasmobranchs: Biology, Fisheries and Conservation and Fish Migration in the 21st Century: Opportunities and Challenges.

The Journal of Fish Biology is published by Wiley-Blackwell Publishing.
Key contact at Wiley-Blackwell is: Rosie Trice.

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