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Journal of Integrated Coastal Zone Management



Universities and research institutions in Portugal

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APRH (Associacao Portuguesa dos Recursos Hidricos)



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Journal of Integrated Coastal Zone Management / Revista de Gestão Costeira Integrada is a peer-reviewed international journal that publishes articles dealing with all the subjects related to coastal zones and their management, namely focused on coastal oceanography (physical, geological, chemical, biological), engineering, economy, sedimentology, sociology, ecology, history, pollution, laws, biology, anthropology, chemistry, politics, etc. Published papers present results from both fundamental as well as applied, or directed research. Emphasis is given to results on interdisciplinary contributions, on management tools and techniques, on innovative methodological or technical developments, on items with wide general applicability, and on local or regional experiments that can be a source of inspirations to other regions. Journal of Integrated Coastal Zone Management is focused on coastal environments what means that embraces a wide area that extends from an indefinite distance inland to an indefinite limit seaward. Paleoenvironments, ancient shorelines, historical occupation, diachronically analysis and legislation evolution are some subjects considered to fall within the purview of the journal as well. 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.

Aquatic Science2016Q4
Aquatic Science2017Q4
Aquatic Science2018Q3
Aquatic Science2019Q4
Aquatic Science2020Q4
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2016Q3
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2017Q3
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2018Q3
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2019Q4
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2020Q4
Water Science and Technology2016Q3
Water Science and Technology2017Q3
Water Science and Technology2018Q3
Water Science and Technology2019Q4
Water Science and Technology2020Q4

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.

Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

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)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.667
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.594
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.766
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.635
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.678
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.667
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.594
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.766
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.465
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.531
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.667
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.594
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.714
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.375
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.542
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 Cites20150
Self Cites20164
Self Cites20172
Self Cites20184
Self Cites20194
Self Cites20202
Total Cites20150
Total Cites201628
Total Cites201741
Total Cites201859
Total Cites201920
Total Cites202017
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 document20150
External Cites per document20160.571
External Cites per document20170.565
External Cites per document20180.714
External Cites per document20190.372
External Cites per document20200.469
Cites per document20150.000
Cites per document20160.667
Cites per document20170.594
Cites per document20180.766
Cites per document20190.465
Cites per document20200.531
% 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 documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Non-citable documents20200
Citable documents20150
Citable documents201642
Citable documents201769
Citable documents201877
Citable documents201943
Citable documents202032
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 documents20150
Uncited documents201623
Uncited documents201741
Uncited documents201842
Uncited documents201928
Uncited documents202018
Cited documents20150
Cited documents201619
Cited documents201728
Cited documents201835
Cited documents201915
Cited documents202014
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