The Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences publishes original articles dealing with all aspects of fisheries. Articles may be research papers, short reports, technical notes or invited reviews.
- Research papers must not exceed 25 manuscript pages including tables and figures.
- Short reports and technical notes, which are results of brief but significant work, must not exceed 10 manuscript pages including tables and figures.
- Invited reviews, which will be solicited by the Editorial Board, must not exceed 50 manuscript pages including tables and figures.
Articles must be written in English and present scientific results that have not been published nor submitted for publication elsewhere.
Submission of Manuscripts
The complete submission should contain main document, title page, figures, tables and copyright form. MS word document with file extension ".doc" or ".docx" is preferred.
The manuscript should be submitted to the journal via online submission system:
ONLINE MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSION
All manuscripts will be peer-reviewed by at least two referees.
Page Charges and Reprints
No page charges are collected, and authors will receive one copy of the journal. Reprints must be ordered in advance on the reprint order form sent with the proofs.
Preparation of Manuscripts
Type the manuscript's main document double-spaced throughout and with 25 mm margins, on A4 paper format using a standard font (e.g. MS Word, Times New Roman, 12 pt).
Number all pages consecutively.
Organize your manuscript as follows:
1. Main Document
Page 1 (Title page)
* Title of manuscript
* Number of pages
* Number of Tables
* Number of Figures
* Abstract with key words:
Abstract should not exceed;
200 words in research papers,
300 words in reviews, and
100 words in short reports and technical notes.
Three to five key words (not found in the title) should be listed below the abstract.
The abstract must be in only English.
Main document is usually divided into following sections:
Introduction; Materials and Methods; Results; Discussion; Acknowledgements; References.
The 6 th Edition of APA Citation has been used at TrJFAS since 15 October 2016
You can use the guide for referencing by clicking this link
2. Title Page
· Authors' full names, with an asterisk after the name of the corresponding author
· Authors' affiliations and postal addresses, including e-mail address of the corresponding author
· Phone and fax numbers of corresponding author
Number tables consecutively in Arabic numerals (1, 2, 3, ...), and type each table on a separate sheet. Title of the table should be written on top of the table. Descriptions about table items should be placed at the bottom of the table with an asterisk.
Number Figures consecutively in Arabic numerals (1, 2, 3, ...), and type each Figure on a separate sheet. Title of the figure and descriptions about figure items should be written on bottom of the figure.
Tables and Figures might be cited in the text but they should follow the text; see below for details.
Tables and Figures should be given in the end of the main document. Also you need to upload them via online system.
5. Copyright Release Form
The manuscript must be accompanied by the "Copyright Release Form" filled in completely and signed by all authors.
Note: Please, contact us for any problem.