Journal of the Indian Society of Coastal Agricultural Research

Journal of the Indian Society of Coastal Agricultural Research (JISCAR)

NAAS Rating - 5.17 (2021)

Indian Citation Index - Research Impact Indicator - 0.103 (2018)
Print ISSN: 0972-1584
Publication frequency: Two issues per year


Average time taken from submission to acceptance - 148 days (Last two years)

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The Journal of the Indian Society of Coastal Agricultural Research (JISCAR) considers for publication in English only original full length papers, short communications and review articles in the field of agriculture and allied disciplines (horticulture, forestry, aquaculture, animal husbandry, soils, water management, agricultural extension, agricultural economics, ecology, climate, policy issues, etc.) pertaining to the agricultural production and ecology of the coastal region. Review articles are received only by invitation. Besides the journal also publishes book reviews relevant to the coastal ecosystem.

Editorial Board

Editor-in-chief:      Dr. S.K. Sarangi, Principal Scientist

                               ICAR-CSSRI, RRS, Canning Town


                               Ph. No.: +91-9123807762

Managing editor:  Dr. T.D. Lama, Principal Scientist

                               ICAR-CSSRI, RRS, Canning Town


                               Ph. No.: +91-9007094739

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                 Dr. Abdelbagi M Ismail, Regional Representative for Eastern and                                                 Southern Africa, IRRI, Nairobi, Kenya


                 Dr. Manoranjan Mondal, Water Scientist, IRRI, Bangladesh


                 Dr. Mohammed Mainuddin, Principal Research Scientist, CSIRO, Australia


                 Ph. No.: +61 2 6246 5929; +61 431 073 726

                 Dr. R K Singh, Program Leader, ICBA, Dubai


                 Ph. No.: +971 4 304 63 00


                Dr. Anil R. Chinchmalapture, Head, ICAR-CSSRI, RRS, Bharuch


                Ph. No.: +91-9428213936

                Dr. Biplab Saha, Principal Scientist, ICAR-NINFET, Kolkata


                Ph.No.: +91-9007838940

                Dr. J .K. Sundaray, Head, ICAR-CIFA, Bhubaneswar


                Ph. No.: +91-674-2465446 (ext. - 204); +91-9437166872

                Dr. K. K. Satapathy, Former Director, ICAR-NINFET, Kolkata


                Ph. No.: +91-8910652712

                Mr. S.K. Dutta, Former Principal Scientist, ICAR-CSSRI, RRS, Canning Town


                Dr. Shishir Raut, Scientist (SS), ICAR-CSSRI, RRS, Canning Town


                Ph. No.: +91-9230214732

                Dr. Souvik Ghosh, Professor, Viswabharati University, Santiniketan


                Ph. No.: +91-9547504582




The INDIAN SOCIETY OF COASTAL AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH is happy to bring it to the attention of all workers and students a monograph on ‘Saline and Alkaline Soils and their Management’ has been published in november, 2001.

WHAT IS IT ABOUT? The monograph has been authored by very experienced workers in the field of soil salinity management with the primary objective to serve the research and field-level workers engaged in practical management of salt affected soils, at the same time, the students of both undergraduate and post-graduate standards to get informations to update their knowledge on the subject from academic and practical points of view. It is handy, though comprehensively prepared, with the latest of information for

  • Students of undergraduate and post-graduate level

  • Research workers to formulate and plan future programme

  • Field-level workers for diagnosis, characterization, and field


  • design for reclamation and management of salt affected soils


Rs. 100/- (within India) only plus postage & packing (Rs. 20/-) by ordinary post


US $5 (outside India) only plus postage & packing (US$) 2) by air mail