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Floresta e Ambienteopen access



Universities and research institutions in Brazil

Subject Area and Category


Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro, Instituto de Florestas

Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro, Instituto de Florestas in Scimago Institutions Rankings



Publication type



21798087, 14150980





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Floresta e Ambiente is a scientific journal, free access, started in 1994 and published by the Forest Institute of Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro, printed in digital format (ISSN 2179-8087).It has as the main objective disseminate originals articles, review articles or bibliographic updates and short communication, related to Forestry Science. Will be considered accepted for submission and publication related articles the following thematic areas of Forest Science: Forestry, Forest Management, Wood Science and Technology, Forest Products, Forest Biomass and Energy and Conservation of Nature. It will be deemed accepted for publication themes that fall at the forefront of pure and applicable science. Research papers are works whose results arose from factual information of the data obtained experimentally or collected in the literature or others reliable sources. Review articles are deemed articles of special content whose relevance fits the need of the complete literature base of certain topic. Scientific communication articles are articles that describe an innovative character event and of great importance in the forestry science field. Join the conversation about this journal

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.


The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.228
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.398
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.383
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.627
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.506
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.710
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.750
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.228
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.398
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.383
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.636
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.479
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.678
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.695
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.228
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.398
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.350
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.585
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.413
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.525
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.648
Total Cites 

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

Self Cites20120
Self Cites20134
Self Cites201411
Self Cites201513
Self Cites201613
Self Cites20175
Self Cites20188
Self Cites201917
Total Cites20120
Total Cites201313
Total Cites201447
Total Cites201569
Total Cites2016117
Total Cites201790
Total Cites2018124
Total Cites2019130
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

External Cites per document20120
External Cites per document20130.158
External Cites per document20140.305
External Cites per document20150.311
External Cites per document20160.565
External Cites per document20170.452
External Cites per document20180.634
External Cites per document20190.604
Cites per document20120.000
Cites per document20130.228
Cites per document20140.398
Cites per document20150.383
Cites per document20160.636
Cites per document20170.479
Cites per document20180.678
Cites per document20190.695
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20171
Non-citable documents20181
Non-citable documents20190
Citable documents20120
Citable documents201357
Citable documents2014118
Citable documents2015180
Citable documents2016184
Citable documents2017188
Citable documents2018183
Citable documents2019187
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

Uncited documents20120
Uncited documents201346
Uncited documents201482
Uncited documents2015124
Uncited documents2016102
Uncited documents2017120
Uncited documents2018109
Uncited documents2019102
Cited documents20120
Cited documents201311
Cited documents201436
Cited documents201556
Cited documents201683
Cited documents201769
Cited documents201875
Cited documents201985
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