Journal of Geography and Cartography


Journal of Geography and Cartography (JGC) is an international open-access academic journal with rigorous peer-reviewed process. We are interested in the scientific topics from all fields of geography and cartography. Our ultimate goal is to make the journal a platform of global academic sources for high-quality geo-papers.

JGC publishes original research articles, review articles, editorials, case reports, letters, brief commentaries, perspectives, methods, etc.

Examples of relevant topics include but are not limited to:

1. Human geography and urban-rural planning   7. Soil geography     

2. Geography science                                       8. Geophysics

3. Geochemistry                                              9. Environment science

4. Natural geography                                       10. Geographic information system

5. Plant geography                                          11. Cartography

6. Hydrology                                                   12. Remote sensing technique

13. Geography teaching theory           

14. Man-land relationship by analyzing and mapping geographic phenomena 


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As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  2. The submission file is in Microsoft Word format.
  3. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  4. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  5. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.

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Article Processing Charges (APCs)

Journal of Geography and Cartography is an Open Access Journal under EnPress Publisher. All articles published in Journal of Geography and Cartography are accessible electronically from the journal website without commencing any kind of payment. In order to ensure contents are freely available and maintain publishing quality, Article Process Charges (APCs) are applicable to all authors who wish to submit their articles to the journal to cover the cost incurred in processing the manuscripts. Such cost will cover the peer-review, copyediting, typesetting, publishing, content depositing and archiving processes. Those charges are applicable only to authors who have their manuscript successfully accepted after peer-review.

Journal TitleAPCs
Journal of Geography and Cartography$800

We encourage authors to publish their papers with us and don’t wish the cost of article processing fees to be a barrier especially to authors from the low and lower middle income countries/regions. A range of discounts or waivers are offered to authors who are unable to pay our publication processing fees. Authors can write in to apply for a waiver and requests will be considered on a case-by-case basis.


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Vol 5, No 2 (Published)

Table of Contents

Original Research Articles

Qiuming Zhu , Xiaofu Du , Qihui Wu , Jie Wang , Yi Zhao , Kai Mao , Weizhi Zhong
VIEWS - 257 (Abstract)

Pages: 1-15
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Original Research Articles

Yanliang Li , Lanhua Liu , Zhiqiang Li
VIEWS - 132 (Abstract)

Pages: 16-24
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Original Research Articles

Víctor Lallana-Llorente
VIEWS - 153 (Abstract)

Pages: 41-57
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Original Research Articles

Adolfo Quesada-Román
VIEWS - 190 (Abstract)

Pages: 58-67
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Original Research Articles

Ángel R. Valera , María C. Pineda , Jesús A. Viloria
VIEWS - 125 (Abstract)

Pages: 68-76
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Original Research Articles

Tao Wang , Yungang Liu
VIEWS - 250 (Abstract)

Pages: 77-89
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Original Research Articles

Hongxing Pei , Renjian Zhai , Fang Wu , Jinghan Li , Xianyong Gong , Zheng Wu
VIEWS - 129 (Abstract)

Pages: 98-109
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Original Research Articles

Laura Cano Salinas , Rodrigo Rodríguez Laguna , José René Valdez Lazalde , Otilio Arturo Acevedo Sandoval , Beltrán Hernández Rosa Icela
VIEWS - 140 (Abstract)

Pages: 133-140
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Review Articles

Tinghua Ai
VIEWS - 197 (Abstract)

Pages: 25-40
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Review Articles

Jinsheng Ning , Yibin Yao , Xiaohong Zhang
VIEWS - 155 (Abstract)

Pages: 90-97
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Review Articles

Montes Galbán Eloy José
VIEWS - 136 (Abstract)

Pages: 126-132
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Review Articles

Noelia Principi
VIEWS - 118 (Abstract)

Pages: 120-125
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Journal Sponsorship

Enpress Publisher has reached a strategic publishing cooperation relationship with Singapore Asia Pacific Academy of Sciences Pte. Ltd. The Asia Pacific Academy of Sciences and Enpress Publisher jointly sponsor the operating of JGC.


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