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PARKS is now indexed by SCOPUS; the world’s largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature

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 Promoting understanding of the values and benefits derived from protected areas to governments, communities, visitors and business.

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The next issue will be out in November 2017. The deadline for papers for the November 2017 issue is July 31st 2017.

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Ensuring that protected areas fulfil their primary role in nature conservation while addressing critical issues such as ecologically sustainable development, social justice and climate change adaptation and mitigation.  

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Changing and improving protected area management, policy environment and socio-economic benefits through use of information provided in the journal and promoting IUCN’s work on protected areas.

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PARKS
The International Journal of Protected Areas and Conservation is published by IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas (WCPA). It is published twice a year as an online, open-access and peer reviewed journal.
Latest Issue
Parks 23.1, March 2017 Edited by Marc Hockings and Sue Stolton, IUCN WCPA
Back Issues
See PARKS back issues here.
Future Schedule
The deadline for papers is for issue 23.2 is July 31st 2017. Submissions should be sent to the Managing Editor by email to editor@parksjournal.com

Welcome to PARKS, The International Journal of Protected Areas and Conservation.