Ocean and Coastal Research

A peer-reviewed, open-access marine sciences journal
with no article processing charges




SCImago Journal & Country Rank

 Ocean and Coastal Research (OCR)
is the continuation of the
Brazilian Journal of Oceanography (BJO),
a periodical published continuously since 1950


Instituto Oceanográfico da Universidade de São Paulo

ISSN (online): 2675-2824


Instructions for Authors

Check out the open Special Article Collections

We are accepting proposals for peer-reviewed article collections around a research theme in marine sciences.

Contact our Editorial Office.






JIF Clarivate IF 2021

Special Article Collections


Ocean and Coastal Research publishes Special Article Collections on selected research themes.
Contact our Editorial Office to submit a proposal for a peer-reviewed Special Article Collection

Special Article Collection

Plastic pollution in the oceans: baseline, impacts and policies 

Guest Editors:

Julia Motte-Baumvol (Université de Paris), Tarin Montalverne (UFC), Rivelino M. Cavalcante (UFC) and Marcelo O. Soares (UFC).

Special Article Collection


An ocean of science, worms, and humaneness: a tribute to Paulo Lana

 Guest Editors:

Jose Milton Andriguetto-Filho (UFPR), Maikon Di Domenico (UFPR) and Rubens M. Lopes (USP)


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