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 an official journal of International Association for Open Knowledge on Invasive Alien Species (INVASIVESNET).

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

2016 Impact Factor: 2.069


Editorial Board


Kit Magellan, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China


Thematic Deputy Editors-in-Chief:
Ian Duggan, The University of Waikato, New Zealand (inland water invasions)
Amy E. Fowler, George Mason University, USA (marine and coastal water invasions, special issues)
Stelios Katsanevakis, University of the Aegean, Greece (marine and coastal water invasions)
Charles W. Martin, University of Florida, USA (marine and coastal water invasions)
Cynthia H. McKenzie, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Canada (marine and coastal water invasions)
Ana Luisa Nunes, CABI, UK (inland water invasions)
Elena Tricarico, University of Florence, Italy (inland water invasions)


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
Kęstutis Arbačiauskas, Nature Research Centre, Lithuania
Ernesto Azzurro, ISPRA, Institute for Environmental Protection and Research, Italy
Sarah A. Bailey, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Canada
Karolina Bącela-Spychalska, University of Lodz, Poland
April M.H. Blakeslee, East Carolina University, USA
Demetrio Boltovskoy, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina
Stephan G. Bullard, University of Hartford, USA
João Canning-Clode, MARE – Marine and Environmental Sciences Centre, Portugal
Mary R. Carman, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA
Christoph Chucholl, University of Ulm, Germany
Elizabeth Cottier-Cook, The Scottish Association for Marine Science, UK
Fabio Crocetta, Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn, Italy
Andrew A. David, Clarkson University, USA
Tatenda Dalu, University of Venda, South Africa
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
Philippe Goulletquer, IFREMER, France
Michal Grabowski, University of Lodz, Poland
Kenneth Hayes, Howard University, USA
Michal Janáč, Institute of Vertebrate Biology ASCR, Czech Republic
Carla Lambertini, University of Bologna, Italy
Maiju Lehtiniemi, SYKE, Finland
Calum MacNeil, Independent Consultant, Isle of Man
Christopher W. McKindsey, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Canada
Henn Ojaveer, University of Tartu, Estonia
Markéta Ondračková, Institute of Vertebrate Biology ASCR, Czech Republic
Rui Rebelo, University of Lisbon, Portugal
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
Jean Ricardo Simões Vitule, Federal University of Paraná State - UFPR, Brazil
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
Tsungai Alfred Zengeya, South African National Biodiversity Institute, South Africa
Aibin Zhan, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China


Advisory Board:
Ferdinando Boero, University of Salento, Italy
Marnie Campbell, Murdoch University, Australia
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
John Mark Hanson, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Canada
Catherine Jarnevich, U.S. Geological Survey, Fort Collins Science Center, USA
Rob S.E.W. Leuven, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Frances E. Lucy, Institute of Technology Sligo, Ireland
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
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 12, Issue 1

published March 2017

Volume 12, Issue 2

published June 2017

Volume 12, Issue 3

published September 2017

Volume 12, Issue 4

published November 2017

Volume 13, Issue 1

published February 2018

Volume 13, Issue 2

published June 2018

Accepted articles

in press



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Volumes Archive



March 2018 issue of "BioInvasions Records" is available in open access please visit BIR website

March 2018 issue of "Management of Biological Invasions" is available in open access please visit MBI website



Last update: 23 May 2018