The Iranian Journal of Range and Desert Research publishes original and quality researches in the field of pasture and desert in order to achieve the following goals:


  • Publishing the findings of original research in the field of pasture and desert and helping to promote the application of the results of this research
  • Providing a suitable platform for presenting new views, ideas and theories in the field of pasture and desert
  • Trying to meet the scientific and specialized needs of the country in the field of pasture and desert
  • Providing a field for scientific and practical interaction between researchers in the field of pasture and desert


Journal Scopes
  • Range and Desert Ecosystem Modelling
  • Rangelands and Desertification assessment
  • Rangelands and Desertification monitoring
  • New method of combating desertification
  • Vegetation and agriculture in desert areas
  • Desert and Range Ecology
  • Land degradation
  • Desertification
  • Water management in arid lands and desert
  • Climate change and its impact on desertification
  • Desertgeomorphology
  • Wind erosion and sand dunes
  • Dust storms
  • Drought
  • Early Warning System and Risk Assessment in Desert
  • Application of Remote Sensing and GIS in Desert Hazard Identification
  • Desert's Potentials and Limitations
  • Analysis and Assessment of Rangeland