Journal History

Jurnal Manajemen Hutan Tropika is a periodic scientific journal that publishes articles and conceptual thinking of tropical forest management covering all aspects of forest planning, forest policy, forest resources utilization, forest ergonomics, forest ecology, forest inventory, silviculture, and management of regional ecosystems.  Jurnal Manajemen Hutan Tropika also welcomes the topics that directly or indirectly support tropical forest management, e.g.: economics, anthropology, social, and environment.  Jurnal Manajemen Hutan Tropika is published in April, August, and December.

In January 1995, Jurnal Manajemen Hutan Tropika was registered with the LIPI Scientific Information and Documentation Center (PDII) with ISSN number 0215-157X. In accordance with PDII LIPI rules, since June 2010, Jurnal Manajemen Hutan Tropika has obtained a new ISSN number to be 2087-0469. Subsequently, in November 2011, Jurnal Manajemen Hutan Tropika received the number E-ISSN 2089-2063 and became a member of the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) since June 8, 2015 (green thick).

The development of accreditation of the Jurnal Manajemen Hutan Tropika from the Directorate General of Higher Education (DIKTI; Ministry of Research Technology and Higher Education of Indonesian Republic) began in 2001 through Decree No. 134/ DIKTI /Kep/2001. In 2004, Jurnal Manajemen Hutan Tropika again obtained DIKTIs’ accreditation through Decree No. 23a/ DIKTI /Kep/2004. The status of accreditation of Jurnal Manajemen Hutan Tropika was finally recoverable in September 2011 through Decree No. 66b/DIKTI/Kep./2011 dated 9 September 2011 with the value "B". The accreditation predicate is valid for 5 years until August 2016. Jurnal Manajemen Hutan Tropika is re-accredited by the Directorate General of Higher Education (DIKTI) through the Decree of Directorate General of Higher Education No. 36a/E/KPT/2016 with the value “A” which is valid until 2021. Jurnal Manajemen Hutan Tropika is indexed in Indonesian Science and Technology Index (Sinta) (Sinta S1 score). Since October 24th, 2018 Jurnal Manajemen Hutan Tropika accredited as PERINGKAT 1 from the Directorate General of Research and Development Strengthening of Ministry of Research Technology and Higher Education of Indonesian Republic through the decree number No. 30/E/KPT/2018 (valid until 2021).  Jurnal Manajemen Hutan Tropika is also indexed in Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) since Volume 23 Number 1 (2017).