Journal of Rangeland Science (JRS) publishes original, peer-reviewed and technical rangeland articles since autumn 2010 to serve that rangeland science, engineering and management through the publication of timely and reliable information. JRS is an integral partner with the scientific and technical communities, delivering superior information products and services that foster communication. It builds insights and enables individual and collective advancement in rangeland research. To provide rangeland scientific information and the general public with descriptions of timely, contemporary advances in rangeland issues for use in improving rangeland protection, JRS tries to conserve the natural resources. 

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Best Regards 
Ali Ariapour
Publishing Editor
Range Management Department
College of Natural Resources
IAUB University, Borujerd Branch
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Extension of journal rank by Ministry of Sciences, Research and Technology

We would like to inform you that the Ministry of Sciences, Research and Technology of I.R. Iran has extended the Scientific-Research grade of the journal through the approval letter No. 3/18/10468; 94/01/26 Dated.  


 According to Certificate of scientific validation’s Regulations related to journals of Ministry of Science, Research and Technology, the journal named Journal of Rangeland Science under the authority of IA University, Borujerd Branch has been granted the scientific-research credibility by Review Commission of Scientific Journals dated July 8, 2013.


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ضمن تشکر و قدردانی از توجه شما به این فصلنامه، به استحضار میرساند با استناد به مصوبه و مجوز سازمان محترم مرکزی دانشگاه آزاد اسلامی، مقالاتی که برای فصلنامه ارسال می‌شوند میبایست مبلغ 1500000 ریال (در زمان بارگزاری مقاله در سامانه فصلنامه) و مقالاتی که به مرحله صدور نامه پذیرش رسیده‌اند مبلغ 3500000 ریال (جمعا مبلغ 5000000 ریال) به حساب صندوق پژوهشی دانشگاه به شماره 0105360536007 نزد بانک ملی ایران شعبه دانشگاه آزاد اسلامی واحد بروجرد بابت هزینه ارسال مقاله به فصلنامه بین المللی واریز نمایند. خواهشمند است تصویر فیش واریزی از طریق سامانه بارگزاری و ارسال گردد.

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Current Issue: Volume 9, Issue 3, Summer 2019, Pages 202-318 

Research and Full Length Article

2. The Role of Local Settlements in Combating Desertification of Isfahan's Desert Rangelands

Pages 202-218

Seyedeh Zohreh Mirdeilami; Ezatolla Moradi; Mohammad Pessarakli

7. Impact of Regional Rangeland Cover Degradation on Increasing Dusty Days in West of Iran

Pages 286-299

Hamid Nouri; mohamad mohamad faramarzi; seyed hadi sadeghi

Review and Short Length Article

10. Analysis of Feed Carrying Capacity for Ruminant Livestock in Madura Island, Indonesia

Pages 313-318

Sucik Maylinda; Atiek Iriany; Mashudi Mashudi; Angga Mulyanto