Scope and Objectives

Marine & Fishery Sciences (MAFIS) is an Open Access charge-free journal edited by the Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Desarrollo Pesquero (INIDEP) that publishes peer-reviewed articles of original investigations not published elsewhere except as a brief abstract in a scientific meeting or symposium. It is published two times a year (January and July) aiming all work and studies on applied or scientific research in: marine, brackish and freshwater Fisheries and Aquaculture; Marine Scienes such as Biology and Ecology, Biodiversity, Oceanography, Limnology, Coastal Management, Ecosystems, as well as their social-related aspects that directly or indirectly affect to human populations, including conservation and environmental impact. The quality of the journal is guaranteed by the Editorial Board, consisting of renowned researchers in the field of marine sciences.

MAFIS publishes research in English and Spanish of authors from different parts of the world to make its findings available to a wide community by publishing content on this platform. We adhere to the belief of making these contents openly available to the scientific community thus contributing to human and scientific development.