About the Journal

Focus and Scope
The Journal of Tropical Fisheries Management is managed by the Department of Water Resource Management, Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Sciences, Bogor Agricultural University aims to publish the results of basic, applied research in the scope of fisheries resources, fish stock studies, and population dynamics, fish biodiversity, fisheries technology, industrialization and fish trade, fisheries management, and fisheries development policies in the tropics, especially Indonesia. The scope of the area includes:

  • Marine Fisheries
  • Coastal Fisheries
  • Inland Fisheries

The focus and scope of this publication are expected to contribute thoughts for the government to strengthen the science of fisheries management.

Open Acces Policy
This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. All articles published in the journals are open access: Universally accessible online without charge.

Peer Review Process
Journal of Tropical Fisheries Management implements Double-blind Peer Review Process. Editor in Chief will assign the manuscript to a corresponding section editor for further handling. The section editor will request at least two scientists to review the manuscript. Based on the comments from the reviewers, Section Editor, and Editor in Chief will decide on the manuscript.

Copyright Notice
After the article is submitted and published in this journal, it is fully copyrighted by the Journal of Tropical Fisheries Management. If excerpts from other copyrighted works are included, the author must obtain written permission from the copyright owner and give credit to the source in the article. Then, the writer or reader is allowed to copy, share, and redistribute articles/material in any form. But it must still include the appropriate source and credit because the article in this journal is licensed by Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC BY 4.0).

Journal of Tropical Fisheries Management (JPPT) in collaboration with the Indonesian Fisheries Bachelor Association (ISPIKANI) and the Indonesian Maritime,  Fisheries Science Society (MSKPI), and Asosiasi Tuna Indonesia (ASTUIN)

Journal History
This journal was initiated by the Department of Aquatic Resources Management, Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Sciences, Bogor Agricultural University. Get the ISSN number printed 2598-8603 and e-ISSN 2614-8641 on November 20, 2017. This journal is published twice a year in June and December every year.