Information for Contributors

Waterbirds is an international scientific journal of the Waterbird Society. The journal is published four times a year (March, June, September and December) and specializes in the biology, abundance, ecology, management and conservation of all waterbird species living in marine, estuarine and freshwater habitats. Waterbirds welcomes submission of scientific articles and notes containing the results of original studies worldwide, unsolicited critical commentary and reviews of appropriate topics. With the modifications noted below, Waterbirds follows the conventions set out in Scientific Style and Format: The CSE Manual for Authors, Editors and Publishers ISBN 0-9779665-0-X.

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Manuscripts

Manuscripts submitted for consideration should be sent to:

Stephanie L. Jones, Editor of Waterbirds
403 Deer Road, Evergreen, CO 80439 USA
Phone: 303-547-0314
E-mail: editor.waterbirds@gmail.com

Electronic submissions should be sent to the Editor as a Microsoft Word file with a copy to:

Sandra L. MacPherson, Associate Editor
Email: sandywaterbirds@gmail.com

Books for review should be sent to:

M. Clay Green, Book Review Editor
Department of Biology, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX, 78666, USA
Email: claygreen@txstate.edu

Papers submitted to Waterbirds should not currently be submitted to, or be under consideration by, any other journal. Papers submitted should have already obtained any agency permissions needed to publish the work. They should present new and unpublished information. Normally, papers will be subject to peer review, but the Editor reserves the right to reject papers not presented in the style used by the journal or that are considered unsuitable for the journal. The Editor’s decision on submitted papers is final. Papers submitted with more than one author should have been read and approved by all of the authors before submission.

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