Aquatic Invasions is an open access, peer-reviewed international journal focusing on academic research of biological invasions in inland and coastal water ecosystems from around the world (please see "Journal Information" and "Author Guidelines" pages for more information).

Aquatic Invasions is indexed by Thomson Reuters databases, SCOPUS, CAB Abstracts and ASFA databases (please see "Journal Information" page for details).

2015 Impact Factor: 1.955


Editorial Board


John Mark Hanson, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Canada (marine and coastal water invasions)
Kit Magellan, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China (inland water invasions)


Former Editor-in-Chief:
Frances E. Lucy, Institute of Technology Sligo, Ireland


Founding Editors:
Vadim E. Panov, Regional Euro-Asian Biological Invasions Centre, Finland
Stephan Gollasch, GoConsult, Germany


Associate Editors:
Cathryn Abbott, Pacific Biological Station, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Carles Alcaraz, IRTA Aquatic Ecosystems, Catalonia, Spain
Mhairi E. Alexander, University of the West of Scotland, UK
Kestutis Arbaciauskas, Nature Research Centre, Lithuania
Ernesto Azzurro, ISPRA, Institute for Environmental Protection and Research, Italy
Sarah A. Bailey, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Canada
April M.H. Blakeslee, East Carolina University, USA
Demetrio Boltovskoy, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina
Stephan G. Bullard, University of Hartford, USA
Mary R. Carman, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA
Christoph Chucholl, University of Ulm, Germany
Elisabeth Cook, The Scottish Association for Marine Science, UK
Fabio Crocetta, Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, Greece
Andrew A. David, Clarkson University, USA
Amy E. Deacon, The University of the West Indies, Trinidad and Tobago
Luciano Neves dos Santos, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro State – UNIRIO, Brazil
Ian Duggan, The University of Waikato, New Zealand
Amy E. Fowler, George Mason University, USA
Philippe Goulletquer, IFREMER, France
Michal Grabowski, University of Lodz, Poland
Kenneth Hayes, Howard University, USA
Michal Janáč, Institute of Vertebrate Biology ASCR, Czech Republic
Stelios Katsanevakis, University of the Aegean, Greece
Carla Lambertini, Aarhus University, Denmark
Maiju Lehtiniemi, SYKE, Finland
Calum MacNeil, Isle of Man Government, Isle of Man
Charles W. Martin, University of Florida, USA
Christopher W. McKindsey, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Canada
Ana Luisa Nunes, Centre for Invasion Biology, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
Henn Ojaveer, University of Tartu, Estonia
Rui Rebelo, University of Lisbon, Portugal
Jennifer Rehage, Florida International University, USA
Ana Ruiz-Navarro, Bournemouth University, UK
Pamela J. Schofield, US Geological Survey, USA
Noa Shenkar, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Monica R. Sullivan, Environmental Services Ireland, Ireland
Yik-hei Sung, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, China
Thomas Therriault, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Canada
Elena Tricarico, University of Florence, Italy
Jean Ricardo Simões Vitule, Federal University of Paraná State - UFPR, Brazil
Olaf Weyl, South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity, South Africa
David Wong, Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection, USA
Marian Y.L. Wong, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia
Darragh J. Woodford, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
Darren C.J. Yeo, University of Singapore, Singapore


Advisory Board:
Ferdinando Boero, University of Salento, Italy
Marnie Campbell, The University of Waikato, New Zealand
James T. Carlton, Williams College - Mystic Seaport, USA
Paul F. Clark, The Natural History Museum, UK
Gordon Copp, Cefas-Lowestoft, UK and Bournemouth University, UK
Bella Galil, National Institute of Oceanography, Israel
Catherine Jarnevich, U.S. Geological Survey, Fort Collins Science Center, USA
Rob S.E.W. Leuven, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Robert F. McMahon, The University of Texas at Arlington, USA
Leo Nico, US Geological Survey, USA
Helen E. Roy, NERC Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, UK
Gregory M. Ruiz, Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, USA
Tamara A. Shiganova, Institute of Oceanology, Russian Federation
John Ross Wilson, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
Argyro Zenetos, Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, Greece


Managing Editor:
Vadim E. Panov, Regional Euro-Asian Biological Invasions Centre, Finland


Technical Editors:
Natalia Pulenko, Regional Euro-Asian Biological Invasions Centre, Finland
Denis Tumanov, Regional Euro-Asian Biological Invasions Centre, Finland


Link to the Former Editors web page


Aquatic Invasions

e-ISSN: 1818-5487


DOI: 10.3391/ai

Publisher: Regional Euro-Asian Biological Invasions Centre (REABIC), Helsinki, Finland
REABIC is a member of Publishers International Linking Association (PILA)




Volume 11, Issue 1

published March 2016

Volume 11, Issue 2

published June 2016

Volume 11, Issue 3

published July 2016

Volume 11, Issue 4

published October 2016

Volume 12, Issue 1

published March 2017

Accepted articles

in press

Special issue: Invasive species in inland waters

in press



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Volumes Archive



March 2017 issue of "BioInvasions Records" is available in open access please visit BIR website

March 2017 issue of "Management of Biological Invasions" is available in open access please visit MBI website



Last update: 27 April 2017