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Topic in Hydrology, Water, Climate, Atmosphere, Agriculture, Geosciences
Advances in Hydro-Geological Research in Arid and Semi-Arid Areas Topic Editors: Ahmed Elbeltagi, Quanhua Hou, Bin He
Deadline: 31 July 2024
Topic in Atmosphere, Climate, Geosciences, Land, Remote Sensing, Minerals
Environmental Change, Geomorphological and Sedimentological Processes in Asian Hinterlands Topic Editors: Jun Peng, Jingran Zhang, Yujie Guo, Guoqiang Li, Chongyi E, Xiangjun Liu
Deadline: 31 August 2024
Topic in Applied Sciences, Climate, Ecologies, JMSE, Water
Climate Change and Aquatic Ecosystems: Impacts, Mitigation and Adaptation Topic Editors: Helena Veríssimo, Tiago Verdelhos
Deadline: 20 September 2024
Topic in Atmosphere, Climate, Environments, Remote Sensing, Sustainability
Atmospheric Chemistry, Aging, and Dynamics Topic Editors: Zechen Yu, ‪Myoseon Jang‬, Zhonghua Zheng
Deadline: 30 September 2024
Special Issue in Climate
Climate Variability in the Mediterranean Region Guest Editors: Nir Y. Krakauer, Mohammed Achite, Tommaso Caloiero, Sharon Gourdji, Andrzej Wałęga
Deadline: 30 June 2024
Special Issue in Climate
Climate Resilience Solutions: Integrating Science into Decision-Making Guest Editor: Netra Chhetri
Deadline: 31 July 2024
Special Issue in Climate
Coping with Flooding and Drought Guest Editor: Greet Deruyter
Deadline: 31 August 2024
Special Issue in Climate
Impacts of Extreme Weather on Hydrological Process, Water Quality and Ecosystem in Agricultural and Forested Watersheds under the Changing Climate Guest Editors: Ying Ouyang, Johnny M. Grace, Sudhanshu Sekhar Panda
Deadline: 30 September 2024
Topical Collection in Climate
Adaptation and Mitigation Practices and Frameworks Collection Editors: Chris Swanston, Leslie Brandt
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