Special Issue of Canadian Journal of Soil Science

The Canadian Journal of Soil Science will publish a special issue of communications presented at “Soil interfaces for sustainable development”, the joint meeting of Commission 2.5 of the International Union of Soil Science (ISMOM 2015), the Canadian Society of Soil Science (CSSS) and the Association québécoise des spécialistes en sciences du sol (AQSSS).

Manuscripts may be submitted at any time, up until Friday, July 31, 2015. The review process will commence as soon as manuscripts are received and will follow the same review process as for regular issues of the journal. Every manuscript will be formatted according to the CJSS guidelines, with a covering letter stating that the paper is based on a communication presented at the joint meeting of ISMOM-CSSS-AQSSS. All manuscripts are to be submitted online using the ScholarOne system at

Authors should select the following when submitting:

Manuscript type: Special Issue Paper (please select below)

Journal section: Soil Interfaces for Sustainable Development Special Issue

For further information on the special issue, please contact Prof. JP Bellenger (, who is managing the review process as Editor of this CJSS special issue.

Potential authors are strongly encouraged to inform Prof. JP Bellenger of their intention to submit a paper, indicating the provisional title and submission date. This will speed the review process.


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