Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Akuatikisle: Jurnal Akuakultur, Pesisir dan Pulau-Pulau Kecil focuses on the fields of aquaculture, fisheries and marine studies in coastal areas and small islands.

Akuatikisle Jurnal accepts other field paper that has a focus on studies in coastal areas and small islands. Manuscripts published in the scope of science: Sea and Brackish Aquaculture, Fish Feed and Nutrition, Fish Physiology, Fisheries Microbiology, Aquatic Resources, Fisheries Product Technology, Fisheries Information Systems, Fisheries Social Economics, and Fisheries Development Policy.


Section Policies


Editorial from Editor in Chef Akuatikisle: Jurnal Akuakultur, Pesisir dan Pulau-Pulau Kecil

  • Andi Massiseng
  • Modesta Maturbongs
Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Original Research

Original Research including data-driven analysis of scientific publications and scientific outputs and evaluations or other relevant topics in the field of fisheries and marine sciences.

  • Umar Tangke
  • Widyastuti Umar
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Review Articles

Review Articles include meta-analysis and systematic review. Systematic Review papers presenting exhaustive, critical assessments of the published literature on relevant topics or questions will be considered. These should not exceed 8,000 words.

  • Muhammad Ihu
  • Friesland Tuapetel
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Short Communication

Short Communications are preferred for the submission of important preliminary observations or data that does not warrant publication as a full paper. Short communications should be approximately 500-1500 words in length and provide adequate information to allow for the same peer review given to other submissions.

  • Muhammad Ihu
  • Widyastuti Umar
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Books Review

Books Review can include responses to previously published papers. Readers are encouraged to submit Books Review to the Editors.

  • I Sudarsana
Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Each paper received will be reviewed by two reviewers. Between authors and reviewers did not know each other, double-blind review was applied. The review process on aspects of novelty, objectivity, methods, the impact of science, conclusions, references, and plagiarism.

Article publishing maintains the standard of peer review while improving the process and quality of the manuscript. All research articles published in Akuatikisle Journal undergo a full peer review with the main characteristics listed below:

  • All research articles are reviewed by at least two appropriate experts.
  • All publication decisions are made by the Editor-in-Chief Journalist Journal based on the reviews provided.
  • Reviewers and Editorial Boards provide insight, advice, and guidance to the Editor in general and to assist in making decisions regarding the articles received.
  • Editorial provides administrative support that enables Aquaticisle administrators to maintain peer review integrity while providing efficient and maximum responses to writers, reviewers, and editors.

To encourage and enhance qualifications to a qualified journal level, Akuatikisle Journal benefits through a manuscript referral process from high-quality peer reviews such as those conducted in established journals.


Publication Frequency

The Akuatikisle Journal manages scientific periodicals twice a year. The first edition is the beginning of the year in May, the second edition is the end of the year in November.

The journal is published online as a continuous volume and issue throughout the year. Articles are made available as soon as they are ready to ensure that there are no unnecessary delays in getting content publically available.

Special collections of articles are welcomed and will be published as part of the normal issue, but also within a separate collection page.


Open Access Policy

The Akuatikisle Journal is a peer reviewed journal with open access (Open Access). Article processing uses a combination of sending the manuscript via e-mail to the manager (Editor in Chief) and through an online system (Open Journal System) using the Open Access publishing model.

In this publishing model, articles are peer-reviewed in the usual way under the control of the Editorial Team. Articles appear electronically and are freely available from our website. The author can use articles that have been published in the .PDF form both for non-commercial use on personal or non-commercial sites in their institutions. The user has the right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full text of the article, but ownership rights are attached to the publisher.

The Akuatikisle Journal provides open access which in principle makes research available free to the public and supports the largest global knowledge exchange.



All content is assigned a Digital Object Identifier (DOI) prefix code: 10.29239/j.akuatikisle. All metadata is openly available for harvesting by indexing services via OAI-PMH and journals are registered with Open Archives.

As member of LOCKSS (Lots of Copies Keep Stuff Safe) our content is regularly archived with many of the world's leading research libraries. The LOCKSS archive ensures that all LLPP content will always be made available as open access, in any eventuality. We fully support and encourage author self-archiving of all content (sometimes termed 'green' open access). We register all of our journals with SHERPA/RoMEO to ensure that the license terms and self-archiving policies of the journals are clear.


Anti-plagiarism Checking

All journal articles and book manuscripts submitted to the Akuatikisle Journal are automatically screened for plagiarism by the Similarity Check (iThenticate) system from Crossref. This system compares incoming submissions to a large database of academic content, and alerts editors to any possible issues.


Professional Affiliations

The Center for Coastal and Isle Research Indonesia and Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Pertanian Wuna Raha promotes the development of innovative, sustainable publishing services in academic and research libraries to support scholars as they create, advance, and disseminate knowledge.