Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, issued 10 times per year, consists of peer-reviewed, synthetic review articles on all aspects of ecology, the environment, and related disciplines, as well as short, high-impact research communications of broad interdisciplinary appeal. Additional features include editorials, breaking news (domestic and international), a letters section, job ads, and special columns.


Life Lines Book cover                       Love the Life Lines series? 

Four  years of Frontiers‘ Life Lines columns are now available in book form. The original articles by Adrian Burton (@AdrianBurton_ on Twitter) are published together with Spanish translations by Manuel Peinardo Lorca. Improve your language skills as you explore the curiosities of the natural world.

Download for free in PDF format or .epub format.

Hard copies are available for 15 Euros from the Instituto Franklin (Alcalá de Henares, Spain) or the Publications Service of the University of Alcalá de Henares, Spain.


Current Issue: October 2014

Cover picture:
One response to the rise in global food demand has been an increased reliance on single managed bee species (eg honey bees) to pollinate crops. However, practices that help support a diversity of wild-insect pollinators – including this sweat bee (Agapostemon sp) – can increase pollination services and crop yields even when integrated with single species management.  MORE

Central photo:
Griselda Melendez

Background photo: 
Fredrik Alpstedt